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Family builds for families

Jun 25, 2018 / 12:49 pm

They say good things come in threes. Rajeev Opal, his mother Geven and his brother-in-law Sam Sandhu—the three driving forces behind family-owned Ocorp...

Home buying game changer

Jun 17, 2018 / 11:59 pm

The provincial government has made substantial changes to the provision of real estate services that came into effect June 15 with the intention of providing...

The Uber of real jobs

Jun 4, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Kelowna is a city brimming with businesses desperate for workers, yet many in the region still struggle to find work that fits their needs and schedule. For...

Next phase of learning

Jun 3, 2018 / 11:59 pm

It’s already one of the most impressive schools in the Okanagan, but Aberdeen Hall Preparatory School will take its campus and programming to a new level...

Hope for home ownership

May 31, 2018 / 11:59 pm

There’s a patch of land in Kelowna, snuggled next to Munson Pond in the city’s Mission neighbourhood, that could very well be one of the last hopes...

Best-selling homes still open

May 30, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Kelowna’s “best seller” is more than living up to its name. Last Friday, sales officially opened on homes in One Water Street’s highly...

Be part of Okanagan history

May 29, 2018 / 11:59 pm

The Okanagan’s sun-dappled orchards have been the backbone of the valley for more than 150 years. Each year, hundreds of farming families nurse cherries...

Your real estate translator

May 22, 2018 / 11:59 pm

JP Letnick has seen just how difficult the home-buying experience can be for Canadians who don’t speak English fluently. His Letnick Estates Group acted...

Become a property investor

May 17, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Kelowna housing prices are increasing all the time and the city’s continued growth suggests that these increases will continue for the foreseeable future....

Spinning for Strong Kids

May 16, 2018 / 11:59 pm

At the end of this month, a pair of Olympic athletes will join local bike and ski shop Fresh Air as it throws its support behind the YMCA’s Cycle for...

New local swingers club

May 9, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Have you and your partner ever wanted to spice up your sex life? Have you ever thought about bringing new partners into your bed, or maybe sharing your spouse...

The future is ductless

May 8, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Are you tired of having that noisy air conditioner in your bedroom window keeping you awake at night? Do you think you have no options, since your home has no...

B.C.'s feel-good festival

May 6, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Every year, a motley mixture of music lovers head to the small town of Rock Creek, B.C. to hunker down for one of the summer’s freshest independent...

A Glass Act

Apr 29, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Do you know a deserving family who could use help with housing upgrades? Now is your chance to nominate them for the Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest During...

Snowbirds' best friends

Apr 25, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Connie Peterson and her husband spend about four months away from home each year. While they’re vacationing they need someone to look after their house...

Help the planet, help people

Apr 17, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Last month, for the first time in a decade, electricity use in B.C. went up instead of down during the World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour. Participation in...

Experience NEO living

Apr 11, 2018 / 9:30 am

A Kelowna developer is taking sustainable home development in the Okanagan to new levels, with a 48-condo project in West Kelowna it says will set the standard...

Flooding: are you covered?

Apr 9, 2018 / 11:59 pm

Temperatures are finally starting to rise in the Okanagan and, with the snowpack in the region sitting at more than 140 per cent above its normal levels, the...

Okanagan Eats returns!

Apr 8, 2018 / 11:59 pm

After a massively successful inaugural year, the Okanagan Eats Food Show is coming back to Kelowna, tastier and more exciting than ever. Festival organizers...

Cider lovers' best day

Apr 3, 2018 / 11:59 pm

The best day of the year for cider lovers is coming at the end of April: family-owned Wards Cider will be celebrating BC Cider Week by hosting the Okanagan...

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