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NEW LISTING 9201 Orchard Ridge Drive, Coldstream, BC $649,000                                     

 

Stunning Kalamalka Lake views from this sprawling ranch style home! Excellent Coldstream neighbourhood, close to schools and easy 7 minute walk to Kalamalka Beach and corner store. 5 Spacious bedrooms, 3 full baths, huge living room with large lake view windows, casual eating area and formal dining off walk-through kitchen. To learn more about this incredible home, click here

 

 

When Will It Be Spring?

When Will It Be Spring? March 16, 2018

By Craig Demetrick As I look out over our snow-covered fields across, the fertile Coldstream Valley, it appears to be just another dreary early February day, when winter starts to leave us, bringing the new life of spring to the Valley. But wait, it’s March 14 and the golf courses are supposed to be opening! …

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Moving To Vernon With A Dog? March 7, 2018

I’m a dog lover, and chances are if you’re reading this, you are too! A dog can be the best companion. Dogs get us moving, socializing, laughing, loving and are a big part of any family. Especially when considering a change in where you live. If you’re new to the North Okanagan, or considering …

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BC Budget Impact To Real Estate In The North Okanagan

BC Budget Impact To Real Estate In The North Okanagan February 22, 2018

Big changes to the real estate market in 2018 BC Budget The recently announced budget from the BC NDP government will have a dramatic impact on real estate, even in the North Okanagan, for both home owners and those wanting to purchase a home. Buyers and sellers in the North Okanagan did get some …

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What do tighter mortgage rules mean for the average buyer? February 21, 2018

Tighter Federal Mortgage Regulations On January 1st we watched as Canadian rang in a New Year – and as the Federal Government rolled out its 7th round of mortgage tightening rules since 2008 (wow!). “Effective January 1, new federal mortgage tightening rules require borrowers with a down payment of 20% or more to face …

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Okanagan/Shuswap Market Update – January 2018 February 14, 2018

A strong showing in January year over year has market sales up! The overall market took a turn for the better this January as residential sales across the region of Revelstoke to Peachland totaled 449 in January, holding the same pattern that was seen in December but showing a strong 27% increase over the …

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Okanagan/Shuswap Real Estate Market Statistics, December 2017

Okanagan/Shuswap Real Estate Market Statistics, December 2017 January 8, 2018

December was an interesting end to 2017!  Despite cold weather, there was some significant activity, especially in higher end properties.  It was exciting to see our first sale over $1 million on Silver Star Mountain since 2008! On the other hand, it was a typical holiday month with most Sellers and Buyers just too …

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December 23, 2017

Best wishes to you and your family!     

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Who Purchased Real Estate in November?

Who Purchased Real Estate in November? December 21, 2017

Did you know 21.1% of Buyers purchasing real estate in the Okanagan/Shuswap region during the month of November were from Lower Mainland/Vancouver Island? While only 8.5% of Buyers were from Alberta. NOVEMBER BUYERS SURVEY Home/Property Type: 21.3% by Relocating and moving to similar property type (down from 21.5% in October) 18.9% by First Time Buyers (up from …

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First Real Estate Sale Over $1 Million Since 2008

First Real Estate Sale Over $1 Million Since 2008 December 6, 2017

9987 Cathedral Drive, Silver Star – SOLD FOR OVER $1 MILLION In the North Okanagan there were 4 real estate sales over $1 million dollars in November, 3 acreages and 1 home on Silver Star Mountain. This fully furnished, custom designed, half-duplex home on The Ridge offers premium ski in/out access and stunning Monashee Mountain views. One …

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Okanagan/Shuswap Real Estate Market Statistics – November 2017

Okanagan/Shuswap Real Estate Market Statistics – November 2017 December 4, 2017

Just a few more weeks until Christmas and we are excited!! We wish you and your family the very best of the holiday season! In 2017 the world witnessed almost every natural disaster Mother Nature could dream up. Despite all this, BC is heading towards 2018 with a strengthening economy, lower unemployment and near …

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