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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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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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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 five 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 townhomes...

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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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5 Perks of Home Ownership You May Not Have Considered

5 Perks of Home Ownership You May Not Have Considered

Choosing to purchase a home is one of the biggest decisions anyone will make in their lives. While owning a home doesn’t always come easy, there are many reasons why people choose to become homeowners.   Gaining equity, having predictable monthly payments and...

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Outdoor Spring Cleaning

Outdoor Spring Cleaning

Patios are made for sipping, grilling and chilling. Is your backyard oasis ready for summer fun?  A thorough outdoor spring cleaning will make you feel good about using your space and sharing it with friends while maintaining social distance: clean it, decorate it and...

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Changes to insured mortgage qualifications for July 2020

Changes to insured mortgage qualifications for July 2020

The Canada Housing Mortgage Corporation (CHMC) has just announced upcoming changes to their qualifying criteria for new home buyers, starting July 1st, 2020. So what does this mean for you? What is CMHC? CMHC is a Canadian government corporation They are one of three...

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Summer Pet Care: Tips and Tricks to Help Your Pet

Summer Pet Care: Tips and Tricks to Help Your Pet

Summertime is a favourite season for adults and children alike because of the great weather and fun outdoor activities. Many outside activities are pet friendly, but it is important to realize that hot weather and summer events can be dangerous for pets. However, with...

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Seasonal Info: Melting Snow and Your Foundation

Seasonal Info: Melting Snow and Your Foundation

With the weather starting to warm up in Edmonton, melting snow and running water means you need to stay on top of seasonal maintenance items! Melting snow can have a negative effect on your foundation and basement as water is the number one problem for foundations....

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