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Mortgage Qualification Rate Increased For Buyers

Mortgage Qualification Rate Increased For Buyers June 1, 2021

If you are looking to buy a home it just became a bit more difficult.  New Mortgage qualification rates changed on June 1st  over-riding the previous ‘stress-test’ rules. The Government of Canada has in fact changed the qualification rate for all mortgages to be 5.25% as of June 1st– which will effectively reduce the …

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April 2021 Market Update

April 2021 Market Update May 12, 2021

April 2021 MARKET UPDATE Well here we are into May and Covid is still dictating our movements! The only topic that gets as much attention is the Real Estate Market, and like covid, it has been coming in waves! Over the past few weeks, we have noticed a slight slowing trend but this is …

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Mortgage ‘Stress Test’ Rules Becoming More Stringent

Mortgage ‘Stress Test’ Rules Becoming More Stringent April 9, 2021

The hot housing market has gained the attention of the Government who are now making the mortgage ‘stress test’ rules even more stringent. Proposed changes to mortgage rules could make buying a home even more difficult now. The federal banking regulator is looking at increasing the so-called “stress test” in an effort to cool …

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March 2021 Market Update

March 2021 Market Update April 9, 2021

MARCH 2021 MARKET UPDATE We hope everyone had a bit of Easter Weekend happiness despite the chilly weather! Our time of living with COVID seems to be dragging on forever, yet we suddenly find ourselves in the middle of April and summer just around the corner! It has been a frantic, stressful, first quarter in the North Okanagan Real …

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Silver Star Mountain Resort Association Updates

Silver Star Mountain Resort Association Updates December 15, 2020

  News from the Silver Star Resort Association Welcome to the second newsletter from the Silver Star Resort Association (SSRA). We continue to move ahead with plans to establish a dynamic and visionary Association for our community. As a not-for-profit body, the SSRA’s core focus lies firmly on amplifying Silver Star’s already enviable reputation as a …

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SilverStar Is Now Open!

SilverStar Is Now Open! December 4, 2020

SILVERSTAR NOW OPEN! SilverStar is now open for skiers! The time has come and SilverStar is ready for you to hit the slopes!  Here’s some great information from SilverStar Mountain Resort to reference in regards to staying safe, having fun, and being prepared! Important Dates: Dec 4th, 5th & 6th: Passholders only (unlimited & …

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SilverStar Mountain Resort Open On December 4th! November 25, 2020

Get your skis shined up, SilverStar Mountain Resort open next week! Pass holders will get the first runs of the year as the hill will open for them only Dec. 4-6. Other skiers and snowboarders welcome to hit the slopes starting December 7th. Of course the issue at hand will be how to do …

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Congratulation Joe Pearson – 50 years as a Realtor

Congratulation Joe Pearson – 50 years as a Realtor August 14, 2020

Joe Pearson Celebrating 50 years as a Real Estate Agent   Joe Pearson knows a thing or two about real estate. He should, after all – he’s been a realtor for 50 years. Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board president Kim Heizmann recently awarded Pearson with a long-service pin. “We typically award, on average, 11 25-year pins each …

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Changes To Residential Tenancy Act – COVID-19

Changes To Residential Tenancy Act – COVID-19 April 1, 2020

RESIDENTIAL TENANCY AGREEMENT CHANGED April 1, 2020 The BC Government recently announced a plan to support renters and landlords to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The plan includes changes to the Residential Tenancy Act. These will be in effect for the duration of the provincial state of emergency.  The Residential Tenancy Branch has …

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SilverStar Shut Down For Season

SilverStar Shut Down For Season March 17, 2020

SilverStar Shut Down For Season Due the the COVID-19 outbreak, SilverStar Mountain has taken steps today to shut down the mountain for the remainder of the 2019-2020 winter season.  See the below release from the mountain, just released this afternoon. SILVERSTAR MOUNTAIN RESORT, BC, March 17, 2020 – We have continued to monitor the dynamic …

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