TriUrban Real Estate Blog

Jason Mattern

Husband, dad, and real estate afficenado. With over two decades of experience, Jason decided there had to be a better way and founded TriUrban Real Estate in 2015. Jason loves real estate ALMOST as much as he loves his family (which includes his wife, two kids, a dog and a cat!).
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Home Model Feature: Single Family Homes

Jul 22, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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You’ve looked at a variety of potential investment property types so far: duplexes, infill homes, suited homes, garage suites - and maybe they don’t seem quite right for you. Luckily there are still some more styles to choose from, and a single-family home could be perfect for your needs.

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Why Edmonton Real Estate... Why Now!

Jul 15, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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I had a chance to sit down and do a video with Russell Westcott and wanted to share it with you.

Three questions that tend to come up the most when consulting about real estate investment are:

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Home Model Feature: Suited Homes

Jul 15, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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You’ve decided to take the plunge and purchase an investment property in Edmonton. The next important decision to make is what kind of home you’re going to buy.

There are a lot of things to consider here, but we feel that suited homes come with a lot of benefits you may not have considered.

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Should I Invest in New Construction or a Previously-Owned Home?

Jul 8, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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When it comes to buying a new investment property, one of the first decisions you’ll have to make is whether to buy a brand-new home or a pre-existing home. There are pros and cons to both options, but ultimately we feel that especially when it comes to long-term investment, the benefits of a new home far outweigh the down-sides.

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7 Reasons Why Edmonton Is a Great City for Investing

Jun 24, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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When most people think about real estate investing in Canada, the first places they generally think of are large metropolitan areas, such as Vancouver and Toronto. While these are historically successful areas, they can also be difficult for new investors to get established in, as the prices tend to be very high with narrow cash flow margins.

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What You Need to Know About Long-Distance Real Estate Investing in Edmonton

Jun 17, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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If you’re thinking about getting involved in real estate, you naturally start by looking at the properties available in the area where you live. Sometimes, though, it quickly becomes clear that it might be hard to make a profit if you’re living in a hot or high priced market.

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6 Reasons You Should Invest in Real Estate

Jun 3, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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It’s smart to think carefully about how you invest your money. Many people feel that putting it in the stock market seems like a “safe” and easy investment.

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Dollars and Sense: The Numbers of Real Estate Investing

May 27, 2020 / by Jason Mattern

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To come out on top in real estate investing, you need both dollars and sense. When you buy a property, you’re investing tens of thousands of dollars into a single investment vehicle.

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