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Pizzazz pointers

Jun 12, 2016 / 6:00 am

Home-staging tips to spruce up the exterior of your home When putting your Okanagan home up for sale, you have to sell it to a prospective buyer three times. ...

House, with pool

May 3, 2016 / 12:05 pm

The pros and cons of a swimming pool home In the Okanagan Valley, many of us love the idea of owning a home with a swimming pool. Swimming pools are a luxury...

Waterfront? Where?

Apr 10, 2016 / 11:00 am

Buying waterfront property in Vernon? Which lake? Okanagan, Kalamalka or Swan? The Okanagan Valley is one of the most beautiful valleys anywhere, and a real...

House won't sell?

Mar 13, 2016 / 12:00 pm

Three details that must align for a successful home sale For a successful sale of any home, there are three key factors that must come into alignment. When...

Loo redo

Feb 12, 2016 / 7:00 am

The Seven: Cool Bathroom Upgrades Underwhelmed with your bathroom style? Then it’s time for a change. Every bathroom benefits from a remodelling every...

DIY kitchen fixes

Jan 22, 2016 / 6:00 am

Seven amazing DIY kitchen improvements and ideas Dreaming about a whole new kitchen? Kitchen renovation is an experience that is rather daunting, due to the...

Holiday housing market

Dec 8, 2015 / 6:00 am

There are seven very good reasons why you should consider selling your property during the holiday season. Although the winter holiday season is when many...

Why buy a condo?

Nov 23, 2015 / 6:00 am

Nowadays, you will find both condos and houses offered for sale in most urban areas, and the big question asked by many potential homebuyers is: 'Should I...

First-time buyer?

Oct 26, 2015 / 6:00 am

As newcomers to the real estate game, most first-time buyers do not know how real estate works. Here are a few important points to help: First, as a buyer you...

Stop paying rent!

Sep 25, 2015 / 5:00 am

You’re a renter. That means that your walls are probably white, your carpet is probably beige. If you’re lucky, your kitchen appliances work all the...

Cold, hard facts: Part 3

Aug 14, 2015 / 5:00 am

As mentioned in Parts 1 and 2, if you currently have your home on the market or are considering doing so, you will want to take heed of the preceding 10 truths...

Cold, hard facts: Part 2

Jul 14, 2015 / 5:00 am

As mentioned in Part 1, if you have considered selling your home or already have your home on the real estate market, you will want to pay close attention to...

Cold, hard facts

Jun 16, 2015 / 5:00 am

If you have considered selling your home or already have your home on the market, there are five main cold, hard facts you need to know. Selling your home can...

Spring home selling tips

Mar 11, 2015 / 5:00 am

Have you been struggling to sell your home in the Okanagan Valley? Perhaps you decided during the winter months to put your Kelowna or Vernon, BC real estate on...

Tackling a home renovation

Feb 12, 2015 / 5:00 am

If you have been thinking about completing a home renovation, you may have some apprehension which is stopping you from completing the project. While this is...

Home selling potential in winter

Jan 15, 2015 / 5:00 am

If you are selling your home, you may have heard that selling your home in the winter time is almost impossible, for a variety of reasons. Although it may be a...

House or condo: which is right for me?

Dec 21, 2014 / 5:00 am

Are you considering purchasing a home or a condominium in Vernon, BC or the North Okanagan? Real estate purchases are one of the most important investments you...

Listing your home in the off season

Nov 23, 2014 / 5:00 am

Many people make the decision to either remove their home from the market during the Fall or delay listing their home during the Fall, usually because they...

Why hire a full service realtor?

Oct 22, 2014 / 5:00 am

As of late, especially in our local Okanagan market, there has been a large influx of alternate commission real estate salespeople who offer...

Top home staging tips: Part 3

Sep 26, 2014 / 5:00 am

Preparing your home to be as presentable as possible is one of the most important roles you as the homeowner play in your home sale. By following these next 5...