Buying or selling a home is a complex process, and it's important to ensure that every detail is taken care of.

Thankfully, REALTORS® have the qualifications, knowledge and experience to help you navigate the real estate market with confidence.

July 16, 2019 • 4 min read

The difference between a real estate agent and a REALTOR®

If you’re looking for someone who can help you buy or sell a home, you may have noticed that there are plenty of different certifications and titles out there for real estate professionals. Two common ones that you’ll hear are real...

June 26, 2019 • 6 min read

5 lesser known benefits of using a REALTOR®

When working with a REALTOR®, it’s generally understood what services they provide — finding you a home that suits your needs and wants while keeping your budget in mind, or helping you sell your home to the right person for...

June 25, 2019 • 6 min read

Short-term vacation rental rules in the B.C. Interior

With all the new changes around short-term vacation rentals – also known as STVRs in the industry – figuring out what’s permitted and what’s not can be confusing. But that’s just the beginning. Once you have established...

May 22, 2019 • 5 min read

What is the best time of year to buy and sell real estate in the B.C. Interior?

It’s a common question for those navigating the real estate market — when is the best time of year to list or shop for a home? The truth is that there isn’t a simple answer. Much like the stock exchange, the real estate...

May 8, 2019 • 5 min read

Make the most of summer with these yard upgrades (and increase your property value while you’re at it)

With easy access to nature and amazing year-round weather, it’s no wonder why people want to live in the B.C. Interior. Having a beautiful outdoor oasis right in your backyard is one way to make the most of all that this region has to...

April 11, 2019 • 4 min read

Infill Housing in Kelowna What are my options if I'm in an RU7 zone?

In 2017, the City of Kelowna formed a plan to densify housing in the downtown area to encourage an increase of affordable housing options in the downtown area and limit urban sprawl. In order to do so, the City created the Infill Challenge,...

April 6, 2019 • 6 min read

How to save for a down payment

Saving for a down payment is a significant financial milestone. It may not be an easy feat, but it’s a possibility for many, and it’s an investment that pays off down the road. There are plenty of ways to save for a down payment...

April 2, 2019 • 5 min read

Home renovations to consider before listing your home

Planning to sell your home in the B.C. Interior in the near future? If so, you’ll want to make sure that you get the best possible return on your investment. Completing upgrades on your home is a great way to increase its value. However,...

January 30, 2019 • 6 min read

What to know before operating a rental property in the B.C. Interior

Thinking of purchasing a secondary residence to use as a rental property? Owning and operating a rental property is a long-term investment that requires dedication. It is important to understand the benefits, risks, and responsibilities of...

January 30, 2019 • 4 min read

2019 real estate predictions for the Southern B.C. Interior

The housing market is influenced by many different factors. For the most part, like any other market, it all comes down to supply and demand. Various factors play a role in influencing the supply and demand of the housing market, including...

January 9, 2019 • 5 min read

6 resolutions to stick to if you’re planning on buying a home this year

It’s a new year, and you know what that means — it’s resolution-making-time!  If one of your goals for 2019 is to buy a home, then you have an exciting, if not a little intimidating, year ahead. Especially if you are...

November 21, 2018 • 5 min read

5 ways that a REALTOR® can help you sell your home in the B.C. Interior

If you’re preparing to sell your home in the British Columbia Interior, you may be considering whether or not to enlist the help of a REALTOR®. Selling a home is an important and complex transaction, likely the most significant...

October 23, 2018 • 6 min read

What are the benefits of working with a REALTOR® when buying a home?

Finding the perfect home is an exciting experience. As exciting as it is, it’s also a big decision that should not be made lightly. Finding the right home for your lifestyle, taste and budget requires a tremendous amount of time,...

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