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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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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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Model Feature: The Sampson

Model Feature: The Sampson

You pull your car in the front-attached garage and enter your glistening new home. You pause to appreciate the convenience of a powder room just around the corner, and the laundry room next to it.  As you look up to admire the open concept living area ahead of you,...

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Pacesetter’s Community Focus: Desrochers Villages

Pacesetter’s Community Focus: Desrochers Villages

You make sure your kids eat their vegetables, encourage your spouse to join you for morning jogs, and you chose a family vehicle with the highest safety standards. So, when it comes to shopping for a new home, we know you won’t settle for anything less than a home...

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Get Unmatched Value in Your Pacesetter Home

Get Unmatched Value in Your Pacesetter Home

Your home is your sanctuary, so you need to work with a builder that understands your needs, wants, and your personal style. Pacesetter uses all of these aspects of you to create a home that is distinctly yours. There are so many things to consider when building a new...

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Purging Your Old Stuff for Spring

Purging Your Old Stuff for Spring

Spring is finally in the air, and for many homeowners, that means that it’s time to break out the cleaning supplies to give your home a deep clean. You’ve got your mops, brooms, dusters, rubber gloves, sponges, and soap, but what about all that extra stuff that’s...

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Your One-Year Warranty Checklist

Your One-Year Warranty Checklist

You’ve moved into your new home and finally finished unpacking. Everything is settled! As you approach the one year anniversary of your new home, you need to take care of something else—the One-Year Warranty checklist! Every new home in Alberta has a mandatory...

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Your Essential Moving Checklist

Your Essential Moving Checklist

It’s been said that moving to a new home is one of the most stressful things we can experience. It’s no wonder we approach moving with apprehension and anxiety. Here's how you can change your mindset - think of this as just a step towards one of the greatest...

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Window Condensation and Humidity in Your New Home

Window Condensation and Humidity in Your New Home

As winter comes and goes, one of the biggest challenges that homeowners face is understanding the humidity inside their brand new home. New homes have freshly poured concrete that needs time to cure. The wood products used to build your home also expel moisture into...

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Jensen Lakes Community Spotlight

Jensen Lakes Community Spotlight

When you think about life in Canada, beach-side living might not be the first thing that comes to mind. We’re used to the snow, and a large percentage of the population looks forward to the cold weather heralding the start of hockey season. But, what if there was a...

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Your Mortgage: A Complete Guide

Your Mortgage: A Complete Guide

Looking for your first home? Thinking of making your move to a home that is a better fit for your family? No matter what stage of life you find yourself in, purchasing or building a new home is an exciting journey. Getting a mortgage doesn't have to be scary or...

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