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Whether you’re buying your first home or your fifth, our resources can help you make your buying decision easier. This is why Pacesetter Homes maintains a comprehensive collection of blog posts that will provide you with useful information as you purchase your next home.

You’ll never be more than a few clicks away from answers to everything from mortgage and home maintenance advice, to product features and home construction information.

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Buy vs. Build: Should You Buy Pre-Owned or Build New?

Buy vs. Build: Should You Buy Pre-Owned or Build New?

So, you’re wanting to ditch your landlord or move into your next home, but how do you decide whether to build a new home or buy pre-owned? Here are the most important things to consider when deciding whether to purchase a brand-new home or a pre-owned home.

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Why Build With Pacesetter Homes?

Why Build With Pacesetter Homes?

When there are a staggering number of new home builders to choose from, how do you decide which one is right for you? Well, there are many different classifications of home builders based on price point and product type. For example, there are apartment style condo builders, builders that do retirement homes, and higher end estate and custom builders who only do a handful of homes each year.

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Live the Life You Want with More Money in Your Pocket: Make the Move from Toronto to Edmonton

Live the Life You Want with More Money in Your Pocket: Make the Move from Toronto to Edmonton

Thinking of buying a home in the GTA? It’s no secret that the cost of living in Toronto is high and that homeownership is challenging, to say the least. Limited housing choices, bidding wars and sky-high prices make the GTA a difficult housing market to maneuver, even for the best of us. It can be frustrating pouring your hard-earned money into a mortgage that leaves little in the way of lifestyle expenses, travel, or recreational activities.

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No Condo Fee Townhomes- Your time to Own

No Condo Fee Townhomes- Your time to Own

Originally Posted: March 27, 2018   Pacesetter Homes’ townhomes are like no others in Edmonton. We offer seven models of townhome designed with you in mind. That means you get to enjoy exceptional design with the added bonus of no condo fees. Our no condo fee...

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Choosing the Best Neighbourhood for Your Lifestyle

Choosing the Best Neighbourhood for Your Lifestyle

As a homeowner, you want your home to be the best fit for your family’s needs. You’ll choose a floor plan that has the right number of bedrooms, bathrooms, and special features that fit your unique lifestyle, but the best fit doesn’t stop at the home itself.

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New Home Flooring Options: What’s Under Your Feet?

New Home Flooring Options: What’s Under Your Feet?

With so many different types of home flooring materials it can seem impossible to choose which one will best suit your needs. Hardwood, laminate, luxury vinyl plank, carpet, tile, and stone are all great options and will add value to your new home.  We’ve compiled a...

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How to Choose a Home Builder

How to Choose a Home Builder

The decision to purchase a brand-new home from a builder brings opportunities to find a home that suits your unique needs in several ways. Not only can you choose your ideal neighbourhood, but you can select just the right floor plan as well as the value-added bonus...

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The Value in Buying a New Home Now

The Value in Buying a New Home Now

Buying a new home can be an overwhelming experience and with the current fast-paced real estate market, buyers are wondering if now is a good time to purchase.   What factors are currently affecting the real estate market?   Probably the most talked-about cost...

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The Secret Ingredient: Butler Pantry

The Secret Ingredient: Butler Pantry

The Butler Pantry in the Quincy at Summerwood Traditionally a butler pantry was a behind the scenes room between the kitchen and dining room used to prepare and serve meals. Now it is the secret ingredient for organized storage and extra prep space. Here are four...

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