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CREATE A WILDFIRE ACTION PLAN

July 1, 2017


CREATE A WILDFIRE ACTION PLAN

Your Wildfire Action Plan must...



Flood Insurance – Rest Easier – Know What’s Covered

June 1, 2017

A new study titled, Canadian Voices on Changing Flood Risk, surveyed 2,300 people living in high-risk flood zones across Canada. It found...

What are the tax implications if you sold your home in 2016?

May 1, 2017

Most people who own a home know that when they sell their home, the profit made is one of the few things...

The Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board (OMREB) has released its numbers for February 2017

April 1, 2017

The Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board (OMREB) has released its numbers for February 2017.

The board represents the region from Revelstoke to Peachland.

Three hundred...

RE/MAX Quest for Excellence Bursary 2017

March 1, 2017

RE/MAX SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL GRADS

Quest for Excellence 2017

Attention Grade 12’s!

Education is an important aspect in my daily lifestyle.  I value the...

Listing in the winter season ~ Part Two

February 1, 2017

In my previous blog I discussed how to sell your home in the winter. Today we will discuss the why!

Winter is here...

Listing in the winter season ~ Part One

January 1, 2017

Many people believe it’s harder to sell your home in winter than summer. But there are a number of real advantages...

What is Christmas Really all About?

December 1, 2016

We all have our favorite holiday specials.  For me I love, A Charlie Brown Christmas.  More specifically I love when...

Fall Prepping - Getting Your Home Ready For Winter

November 1, 2016

Before the weather grows colder it's important to prepare for the winter months to prevent costly damage. Below are the...

Budget Friendly Kitchen / Bathroom Facelift

October 1, 2016

Budget Friendly Kitchen / Bathroom Facelift

After watching a number of interior design shows on the various lifestyle channels, we all know that...

Is Homeownership right for you?

September 1, 2016


TIPS FOR FIRST-TIME HOME BUYERS

 Is Homeownership right for you?

Are you among the many of people who pay rent each month,...

Benefits of a REALTOR®

August 1, 2016

Hello,

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to read my Real Estate Blog.  I hope...

SMART HOMES – PART 2 - TECHNOLOGY

July 1, 2016

Technology systems and devices

Smart lighting

According to Energy Star,...


SMART HOMES – PART 1 - WHAT IS A SMART HOME?

June 1, 2016

A Smart Home is, “one that provides its home owners comfort, security, energy efficiency and convenience at all times, regardless of whether...

Home Tax Deductions & Credits in Canada

May 1, 2016

Home Tax Deductions & Credits in Canada

One of the constants in life is taxes. Unfortunately we all have to pay our...

7 Tips for Pet Owners Selling a Home

April 1, 2016

For Christmas my family presented me with the...

New mortgage rules go into effect, part of Liberal plan to limit risks

March 1, 2016

Canadians looking to buy homes between $500,000 and $1-million will have to put down larger down payments as new federal...

Falling loonie fueling foreign interest in Vancouver real estate

February 1, 2016

Falling loonie fueling foreign interest in Vancouver real estate, say industry experts

Stability of Canadian real estate and the favourable exchange rate make...

Government of Canada Takes Action to Maintain a Healthy, Competitive and Stable Housing Market

January 1, 2016

Government of Canada Takes Action to Maintain a Healthy, Competitive and Stable Housing Market

December 11, 2015 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department...

Fire Insurance Information

December 1, 2015

Fire Insurance Information 

As of July 11, 240 active...

Half of the Home Buyers are First-Timers

November 1, 2015

First-time homebuyers make up 45 per cent of...

How To Tell If You Need A New Roof ~Part 1

October 1, 2015

How Do I Know I Need A New...

How To Tell If You Need A New Roof ~ Part 2

September 1, 2015

What If You Find Roof Problems?

Just because you...


Household Mold

August 1, 2015

Household Mold: Lessen Your Risk

Protect your property from...


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