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Okotoks Real Estate – What You Need to Know

Friday October 10 2018
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There's a reason Okotoks real estate is in such high demand — having great communities, employing exceptional home builders and being on the cusp of the Foothills means you're living in a prairie paradise. This paradise even has a full scoop of amenities, with Calgary's big city perks just a short drive north. The perfect medium-sized community, Okotoks is ideal for those who want to move from their rural properties to a larger community, or for those moving from a large centre who are looking to slow the pace of their life down a little bit. So, if you've been bitten by the bug, here's what we think you need to know about Okotoks real estate in October of 2018!

The average price for Okotoks real estate in September of 2018 was $493,000, as homes come on good-sized lots with tons of upgrades and perks inside (like higher-end finishes and fully developed basements). But the upgrades and perks to your home aren't just inside — spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains and rolling Foothills are very easy on the eyes. The average sold price, in September, is up 12.5%, with most homes sold being single-family, detached dwellings — classic single-family homes.

There are plenty of options for Okotoks real estate; as of October 9th, there were 85 new listings on the market, meaning buyers have their choice of home styles, whether they're looking for new builds or more classic existing properties. The amount of inventory on the market means buyers aren't faced with giving up items on their "Must Have" lists — one can find listings with any number of bathrooms and bedrooms (from one bedroom up to as many as six), and any amount of square footage.

If you have questions about finding the right piece of property, or assessing the value of your current home, feel free to reach out to Jovette Morin-Ferguson at jovette@realestatefoothills.com or (403) 660-3612 — I’m an award-winning real estate agent, specializing in the Alberta Foothills!

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