5 Reasons Edmontonians Love Ritchie

Ritchie is an up-and-coming neighbourhood in south-central Edmonton. With its abundance of local businesses and its proximity to one of the city’s most beloved green spaces, this cozy area has rapidly become a destination for Edmontonians. Here are just a few reasons why:

#1: Local Eats

Ritchie is a hidden gem for local food fare. Enjoy the renowned offerings at Biera, or some of Edmonton’s finest findings between bread at Farrow Sandwiches. Afterwards, indulge your sweet tooth at Doughnut Party or Kind Ice Cream, two of the city’s trendiest dessert shops. Enjoy a leisurely afternoon coffee and pastry at Duchess Bake Shop or Transcend Coffee and Roastery, or break for brunch and live music at The Blue Chair…

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Everything You Need Plus Effortless Travel in Every Direction

If you're considering buying a home in Edmonton, North Glenora should undoubtedly be at the forefront of your search. This community blends the conveniences of central city living with the neighbourly charm of a family-focused community. Not only does North Glenora offer everything you need within its residential boundaries, it’s also perfectly placed for easy access to every corner of the city.

Throughout the community you’ll find a mix of contemporary and modern infill homes intertwined with single-family and multi-family housing from the 1970s, offering a diverse housing landscape that caters to various tastes and preferences.

Front exterior of 10815 138 St home for sale by Holland and Associates Real Estate in North Glenora in Edmonton.

Location, Location, Location

Families gravitate…

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Nature, Family-Friendly Homes, and Elevated Living

Nestled in a quiet corner of the city along the North Saskatchewan River, the community of Parkview in Edmonton is more than just a neighbourhood where character homes and luxury abodes collide; it’s a lifestyle.

Characterized by its small-town ambiance, breathtaking natural beauty, and family-friendly atmosphere, Parkview offers an unparalleled living experience for those seeking the perfect blend of urban convenience and natural surroundings.

Aerial and river valley view of Valleyview Drive homes for sale by Holland and Associates Real Estate in Parkview in Edmonton.

Nature's Haven

Parkview, as its name suggests, is renowned for its natural amenities providing stunning views of the river valley and easy access to a plethora of parks and green spaces such as the Mackenzie Ravine and Buena Vista Park. Crossing the…

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Unveiling 3 Streets That Stand as Edmonton’s Rarest Gems

Welcome to Edmonton, the land of the prairies, where homes with a view are the rarest of gems. Where properties boasting substantial vistas rarely come for sale, and those that do are often sold privately or stay in the family for generations.

In this blog post, we’re shining a spotlight on three distinguished streets – Valleyview Drive in Parkview, Riverside Drive in Crestwood, and Grandview Drive in Grandview Heights – each offering an unrivalled combination of panoramic views and high-end value.

These streets are not just avenues adorned with luxurious homes; they are sanctuaries of limited availability, where the scarcity of properties magnifies their desirability.

Aerial view from a home for sale by Holland and Associates in Crestwood in Edmonton.

Limited Homes,…

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“It’s just the right thing to do.” A heartfelt dialogue with builder BeHaus and their commitment to community in Edmonton.

In an industry where success can sometimes seem synonymous with profits and bottom lines, there are those remarkable businesses that remind us that true success goes beyond financial gain. We recently chatted with Gerard Baert, the President and visionary behind BeHaus Builds Ltd. A home builder with a heart as big as the homes he creates, he left us with a feeling of inspiration and admiration that lingered long after our conversation.

It's a story of more than bricks and lumber; it’s a tale of building not only exceptional houses but also stronger communities; and it’s a testament to the power of compassion and generosity in a…

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Luxury Living on the Edge of the Edmonton River Valley

Selling luxury real estate in the Edmonton region for almost 20 years, we know that the art of storytelling is the key to unlocking the true essence of a home. Taking a close look at not only the finishes and features but also a home’s "raison d'être" reveals the intricate details of a space that might pass by the observer at first glance.

Sometimes flipping through photos just isn’t enough. It’s in the artful narration of a property’s every square foot that we can uncover the nuances that make the home a living, breathing work of art.

Join us for a descriptive tour of one of our Parkview listings, 9020 Valleyview Drive, as we peel back the layers to expose the soul of a residence that is the…

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Touring a One-of-a-Kind East Crestwood Listing with Edmonton Builder Urbis Infill Homes 

In the world of real estate, it's not uncommon to hear the phrase "one-of-a-kind" tossed around quite liberally. While it’s well-intentioned, it can be an often overused marketing slogan designed only to capture your attention. But let us assure you… when it comes to the remarkable property we're about to introduce, labelling it as "one-of-a-kind" is not just a slogan – it's an undeniable truth that is evident the moment you pull up to 9616 Riverside Drive.

Front exterior view of Riverside Drive home for sale in East Crestwood in Edmonton.

An Urbis Infill Build

Nestled within the highly coveted neighbourhood of East Crestwood with the best view on the block, 9616 Riverside Drive is an Urbis Infill Homes new build home that fits…

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Park-Side Living in Old Glenora

A Green Oasis

In a city teeming with new suburbs and with skinny homes gaining popularity, 13810 Ravine Drive feels like an unexpected gem. With a street name like “Ravine Drive” you know the location of this home will be stunning but expectations are exceeded as you pull up to our latest listing in Glenora to see literal park-side living.

Aerial view of park-backing Ravine Drive listing in Old Glenora in Edmonton.

Both fronting and backing onto park space, this is one of only four homes on a secluded street in Old Glenora. The trees are mature, the landscaping is lush, and the street traffic is minimal so you can hear birds chirping right from your front door. Glenora is one of Edmonton’s most desirable neighbourhoods, centrally located for quick access to bustling downtown yet…

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7 Reasons Why Brookside Is The Perfect Place To Call Home What comes to mind when you think of finding a new neighbourhood to call home? For the residents of Brookside, their neighbourhood checks all the right boxes and then some. In fact, there’s a number of homeowners who grew up in the neighborhood- they loved it so much that they chose to move back and raise their own families; nowhere else quite lived up to their experience here. “I think that speaks volumes about a neighbourhood,” one community resident reflects. So what exactly is it that draws people to live in Brookside? We thought it was best to go right to the source and ask the residents themselves. Hearing their stories, it became clear that they couldn't agree on just one reason—so here are…

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With Careful Creative Design A Home Can Truly Be Transformed into a Work of Art: The Story of 12511 Grand View Drive

As you drive into the picturesque community of Grandview Heights you’re surrounded by beautiful mature trees. The community is like an island, bordered by the North Saskatchewan River valley to the north, Whitemud Creek Ravine on the south, and the University of Alberta’s farm. Grand View Drive itself takes you down along the north edge of the community which overlooks the stunning river valley, and that’s where you’ll find 12511 Grand View Drive. 

The house you see today is absolutely nothing like the original. Yet to stand back from it and really look, you would think that this beautiful modern luxury home - with its mix of…

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