Pigeon Lake Real Estate- Waterfront Property

February 13th, 2017 by Linda Holubitsky

Words can’t describe, and pictures don’t do justice to this truly breathtaking property. Exceptionally well designed, this property sparks every one of your fascinations. A captivating 80ft of lakefront in Silver Beach at Pigeon Lake w/ a park on one side and adjacent lakefront lot also available for sale (0.4 Acre). The extensive windows captivate the beautiful views from all over this 3455 sq/ft 2 Storey home specially built in 2007. The great room is accompanied by a stunning gas fireplace & archway, both finished w/ stone from floor to ceiling. Kitchen goes above & beyond w/ large granite island, dream worthy cabinetry space, wine fridge, double ovens, double dishwashers, gas stove, walk-threw pantry with abundance of space, and much more! The open concept mainfloor showcases the curved staircase leading to 2nd level. Master bedroom w/exquisite ensuite & bonus room w/wet bar & 2 fridges, both giving upper deck access & views you couldn’t even dream of! Truly Spectacular! The list of extras is endless!
MLS# e4027466

Pigeon Lake Real Estate – Waterfront Property

February 13th, 2017 by Linda Holubitsky
Rare Find! Lake front lot in the Prestigious Community of Silver Beach at Pigeon Lake. With 68 ft of lake frontage, let your imagination go to work as you stare at the vast views! You have mature tree’s to the south of you creating a very peaceful environment. For services you have municipal sewer already on the property, an old well, along with garage/workshop space. This truly is a hidden gem!
MLS# e4027467

Rural Two Hills County- Real Estate

February 13th, 2017 by Linda Holubitsky

Located on 5.02 ac. this custom built Country home is set amongst a backdrop of trees, surrounded by farmer fields.Built in 2002 this home offers spacious living on 3 levels, 3+1 bedroom with F/F walk-out basement. The main level offers a formal living room with gas f/p as the focal point,den with french doors, 2 piece bathroom, laundry, gourmet kitchen with white cupboards complete with working island accented with granite counter top. Cozy dining nook area surrounded with west windows.This open concept encompasses the family room with gas f/p and garden doors opening to a covered deck. Enjoy your morning coffee overlooking the fountain and garden area. 3 spacious bedrooms upstairs, complete with Jack n Jill bathroom. M/B is spacious complete with 4pc ensuite. Hardwood floors throughout the main and second level. F/F basement offers a spacious great room, bedroom, workout area, 3pc bathroom& mechanical room. Attached garage. New septic field 2016. Property shows 10/10.Only 40 minutes to Ft.Saskatchewan.
MLS# e4047175

Strathcona County Real Estate – New Listing – Rural Acreage Property

February 13th, 2017 by Linda Holubitsky

Come experience country living at it’s best, located on 20.02 acres, with spacious 2-storey home, shop, barn and total privacy of untouched forest. 5 bedrooms(2 ensuites) grande formal Living Room with French doors leading to a large country kitchen c.w island and dining area. The family room is spacious with wood burning F/P complete with patio doors leading to sunroom with gas fireplace nestled amongst a backdrop of trees. The M/B is spacious with walk-in closet and 5 pc ensuite. Upstairs offers 4 spacious bedrooms, 4 pc main bath, plus a 3pc ensuite. Walkout basement is fully finished with games area, atrium,sauna,3pc bath, hot tub and bar area, perfect for entertaining. The Shop is heated by wood furnace,mezzanine for storage o/s overhead doors complete with separate storage and workspace area. The property is gated and very private, excellent access to both Baseline Road & Wye Road. Wye School is located near by and close to all shopping.
MLS# e4050007

Rural Sturgeon County- 55509-3 Range Road 225- New Listing

April 7th, 2016 by Linda Holubitsky

Everything you could ask for! Located on this 58.84 acre piece you will find the Sturgeon River, Large Custom Built Bungalow, 2nd residence & Horse Hobby Farm. Bungalow is a “zero boundary home”, providing wider hallways/doorways, elevator & back-up generator. The main floor finished w/italian granite; kitchen, dining rm, great rm, master bdrm w/ beautiful ensuite, walk-in closet & den, 2nd bdrm, full bath & laundry. Fully finished walk-out basement w/family rm, 3rd bdrm, study & full bath. Triple Attached garage. Upgrades; High eff. furnace, central air, “Sure Touch” brick exterior, solid-core doors & large wrap around deck. 2nd Residence is 2000 Manufactured home w/3 bdrms & 2 baths. Older detached garage. Hobby Farm w/ 48×160 metal pole shed, Barn & shop combination building w/18 stalls, small living area, older covered track, shop portion is sheathed w/in-floor heat, extensive outside pens &corrals & separate water well. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to have a River Valley in your backyard!

MLS#: e3425712



Edmonton – Rural – 2708 195 Ave- New Listing

April 7th, 2016 by Linda Holubitsky

Large Custom Built 2-Storey w/ wrap around deck & James Hardie siding located on 5.49 acres within City Limits. Main floor consists of kitchen w/custom cabinets, granite counter tops, industrial range & built in Miele coffee system, along w/great rm, den, sun rm & master bdrm w/5pc. ensuite & walk-in closet. Upstairs has 3 bdrms, full bath & bonus room w/wet bar above garage. Flooring throughout common area is premium vinyl plank w/8″baseboards & custom crown moldings. Outside has extensive landscaping with covered patio area. Shop 40×70 w/18′ ceilings & 2 12’x16; overhead doors, mezzanine w/ bdrms, kitchen cabinets, bathroom & laundry. In-floor & overhead radiant heat, 220V, plumbing & running water. Garages include triple attached(in-floor heat, 220V, floor drain), 34×24 detached(radiant heat, 220V, floor drain) & 24×16 detached. One of a Kind, an Absolutely Stunning Property!


MLS# e3425370




Rural Sturgeon County-55509-2 Range Road 225 – New Listing

April 7th, 2016 by Linda Holubitsky

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Take advantage of 18.53 acres w/Equine Arena/Events Center and so much more! The indoor riding arena/events center (130×255) built in 2000 has 90×215 of riding surface & is constructed w/steel frame&trusses, fire retardent exterior, radiant heat & 3500 gal cistern. West portion of complex feature main entry, 2 offices, 4 pc. & 5 pc. bath, storage/utility area & kitchen/concession area. Developed above office area is 400 person open mezzanine used for spectators, also add’l 245 person spectator area along south perimeter. The 31 stall horse barn built in ’86 is a metal frame w/concrete slab has water throughout (each stall has autowaterer) & ventilation system w/2 pc., laundry, medical rm, vet rm, also featuring 1,050 sq ft residential suite. Two extensive corrals, large add’l horse shelter, 3 pole sheds & Shop 1,200 sq ft w/concrete floor. 6 acre area w/ gravel base to accommodate parking of 817 vehicles. The potential is endless w/year round operation & great proximity to Edmonton & Fort Saskatchewan.

MLS#: e3425717


Edmonton- New Rural Listing- 24750 18 St

April 7th, 2016 by Linda Holubitsky

Hobby Farm with Two Residences on 46 acres within city limits. The Charming bungalow has kitchen w/laminate floors, newer cupboards & 2 newer skylights, living rm also w/laminate, 2 bdrms & newer bathroom w/heated floors & jetted tub. Downstairs is family rm w/newer carpet, bedroom & newer 3 pc. bath. Newer shingles on house. Second Residence is a 2006 Mobile home(20×76) w/3 pressure treated decks; consists of kitchen/dining rm, living rm, family rm, 2 bdrms & bathroom. Detached heated garage 30×26. Each residence has well for water & septic system.Outbuildings include; Machine Shed- partially enclosed, Pole shed 48×57, 32×31 horse shelter & 3 small older storage buildings. Corral system w/ 3 pens, auto waterer, dugout, plank fence & yard light. So much potential on this property w/great proximity to Edmonton & Fort Saskatchewan.

MLS#: e3425733


Never buy or sell without a Realtor

July 29th, 2011 by Linda Holubitsky

Thinking of tackling the complex, time-consuming and emotional world of real estate on your own? Think again.

The sale of your home is one of the biggest financial transactions you’ll ever make in your life. No one would ever try to manage a major tax, or legal problem on their own – they bring in the professionals. The same goes for real estate – when you’re buying or selling your home, the only choice to minimize risk and maximize your financial potential is to bring in the experts.

Your expert is a REALTOR®, who is a member of the Canadian Real Estate Association. Your realtor is subject to a high degree of professionalism, ongoing education and Subject to a Code of Ethics and Best Business Practice. Realtors treat all members of the transaction fairly and come to you with the highest level of knowledge of the market you’re buying or selling in.

In the last ten years, using a commission-free service to buy and sell property became available in Alberta. The premise appears easy and profitable – you list your home without the aid of a realtor and get to keep the entire sale price of your home to yourself!

The truth is, selling your home is a full-time job and when buyers see a Com-Free sign on your lawn they think – ‘cheap and fast deal’. Without the knowledge of an expert, buyers believe the home is, or should be, listed below market value. And, when you list your home on your own, your ability to market to the widest market of potential buyers is limited. When it comes to negotiating the sale without a mediator who is trained to navigate contracts, commission-free buyers and sellers are often involved in a financial transaction they cannot handle. The end result usually ends with bringing in a realtor anyways. Or, the worst-case scenario – you lose more money than you would of spent hiring a professional.

Leave the buying and selling of your home to a property specialist who cares. More reasons you should never bear the burden of the housing market alone:


  • Realtors provide you with a CMA – a competitive market analysis. Your CMA provides up-to-date information on market trends and recent sale prices in your area. With this knowledge, you and your realtor can price your home competitively to attract the most buyers at the best price.
  • Realtors provide a detailed marketing plan for how they plan to sell your home. The marketing plan could include listing your home online and in newspapers, buying ads, distributing brochures and hosting an open house.
  • For buyers, realtors have key inside knowledge about potential neighborhoods. They know about noise levels, zoning, schools, taxes and resale value. Realtors possess information to ensure you buy in your ideal location.


  • Realtors recommend the necessary repairs and cosmetic changes to present your house in the best condition. Realtors are experts in the staging of a home to ensure a quick sale at the best price.
  • A realtor has a network. They advertise your property not only to the public but through their network of brokers and buyers. Their established network of contacts ensures your property is maximized to its potential ensuring a quick sale at the top price. A common misconception is that properties sell solely through advertising. Properties sell through an agent’s past clients, fellow realtors, family, friends, referrals, and personal contacts. Realtors don’t allow strangers into your home, they pre screen clients before arranging a viewing
  • More than 50% of the time homes sell cooperatively. This means, another realtor brings in the buyer. Having a realtor represent you, means they abide by a code of ethics that ensures you are protected and your agent always acts in your benefit.
  • Realtors have full access to the Multiple Listing Service, Canada’s most powerful real estate listing service which ensures your home is marketed to the right buyer.


  • Realtors are experts you can maximize your buying power by evaluating your savings versus your borrowing capacity. Realtors put you in touch with the financial professionals and lenders who maximize your potential to get the best property for you at the best price.
  • Realtors objectively price and evaluate buyer proposals. Realtors don’t have the emotional stake you do in your home, which can get in the way of closing with the best deal. Realtors price your home to attract the best, and right kind of buyers. Realtors also evaluate buyer’s proposals without compromising your market position. Proposals get complicated, they involve appraisals, financing, inspections and closing costs – all details you’d never want to manage on your own.
  • The closing of a real estate transaction is intricate. Realtors negotiate possession date, repairs, furnishing and appliances. Realtors put you in touch with the best professionals to ensure the inspection and final financing and legal details are taken care of right, the first time. Realtors also provide due diligence on the title of your property. Title belongs to the owner of the property but can get confusing with past owners and rights of access. Your realtor, along with attorney, helps to make sure you are protected every step of the sale process.

Overall, when you hire a realtor, you are PROTECTED. Realtors adhere to a code of ethics and professionalism. Realtors possess insurance to protect you from errors and omissions or the rare occurrence of fraud or breach of trust. The business conduct of all realtors is supervised to ensure compliance with Alberta law.

When you are buying or selling – a REALTOR® is the only choice.

Tips on purchasing vacant land

July 7th, 2011 by Linda Holubitsky

Country Property for sale Edmonton. Acreages for sale Edmonton. Farms for sale Edmonton Area. Country Property for sale Edmonton. Acreages for sale Edmonton. Farms for sale Edmonton AreaAs with any real estate purchased, it is important to inspect the land before purchasing. Check it for important issues such as suitability for building, any trees that may have to be removed or cut, and hills that may need to be graded. You should also check for a well and see if there is a septic system in place. If planning a future build,  you will need an  inspection to see if hookups for power and phone need to be installed.


Every county has different rules and regulations for land use. By visiting you planning and development they will be able to inform purchasers about zoning restrictions and by speaking to the Assessors office, obtain tax information for the property.


A purchaser can make money through the purchasing of vacant land. To do this the purchaser should study the area’s present and future development to detect the desirability of the area. This is where the relationship with a Real Estate agent will be beneficial. Also, with vacant land, GST may be applicable. Important to contact your accountant to look at different options available to you with this type of transaction.


Banks or lenders will view raw land as a risky investment, and often require a larger down payment. The terms of the loan may be shorter than what it would be with a conventional home loan. Also, the investment rate can be higher than it is on a regular purchase. Even though vacant land can be costly and more may be involved with the purchase than with the house, vacant land is still seen as a real opportunity for investment, personal growth, and enjoyment.Country Property for sale Edmonton. Acreages for sale Edmonton. Farms for sale Edmonton Area. Country Property for sale Edmonton. Acreages for sale Edmonton. Farms for sale Edmonton Area

Linda Holubitsky (The Acreage Lady)

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