Kamloops & Area Real Estate News

You’ll find our blog to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

July 5, 2021

The 10 Best Cities to Live in British Columbia

10 Best Cities British Columbia

British Columbia is a beautiful province that is located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains. It is Canada’s westernmost province and has the third highest population after Ontario and Quebec. 

The geographical features of B.C. are very diverse, and include sandy beaches, majestic mountain ranges, lush forests, inland deserts, and grassy plains. All of these features combine to make this province one of the most popular destinations to visit in Canada, and the high standard of living, as well as the exceptionally low unemployment rate, make this province a much sought after place to settle down and establish roots. 

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Posted in Buying a Home
June 30, 2021

10 Ways to Maximize the Curb Appeal of Your Home

Maximizing Curb Appeal

It’s time to put your house on the market. You’ve diligently prepared each room, paying attention to even the smallest detail. Perhaps you’ve upgraded the plumbing and electric service, making sure everything from “the bones” out will appeal to potential buyers.

But, as they say, “You never have a second chance to make a first impression.” And when it comes to selling a house, that first impression begins at the curb. No matter how beautiful your home is on the inside, you want to create anticipation before visitors to your open house step out of their car.

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June 6, 2021

5 Perfect Plants To Decorate Your Home Office

5 Perfect Plants to Decorate Your Home Office

Now more than ever we are working from home and everywhere we look, indoor plants are becoming more popular than ever. Which brings us to the interesting point of plant décor inside a home, to enhance and flourish your space creatively, no matter the size or for that matter, the individual room. 

One of the most beneficial and health-enhancing ways to make your space feel comfortable and come alive is to add plants. Beyond their aesthetic value, having plants in your home or more specifically in your home office space, not only assists in lowering stress levels but reduces toxins in the air, improves the quality of air inside the space and can impact the mind by, providing energizing benefits and even encourage a deeper more, healthful sleep. 

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Posted in Market Updates
June 3, 2021

How To Maximize Curb Appeal When Selling Your Home

Maximize Curb Appeal When Selling Your Home

Even in the hottest real estate markets, having impressive curb appeal is excellent for homeowners who are thinking of putting their property on the market. You want to give an incredible first impression to those who are considering calling your home theirs, so you want to do everything you can to maximize your curb appeal when selling your home. 

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Posted in Market Updates
June 3, 2021

How To Find The Best Real Estate Agent In Ashcroft, BC

Best Real Estate Agent in Ashcroft, BC

Ashcroft is a charming village near Kamloops, BC. It’s a relaxed and affordable village with a rural atmosphere, but it is close to large urban centres. If you’re looking to hire the best realtor in Ashcroft, you want to ensure they tick off the boxes on the following list. 

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Posted in Ashcroft
May 11, 2021

5 Perks To Living In A Small Town

5 Perks of Living in a Small Town

There are a handful of different reasons which people decide that small-town living is right for them. Small towns and cities from across the country are seeing more and more residents make the transitions from the big city to a small town. This begs the question - what are the benefits of living in a small town? Below we touch on 5 of the perks of small-town living. 

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Posted in Ashcroft
May 6, 2021

The Ultimate Guide To Buying A New Construction Home

The Ultimate Guide to Buying a New Construction Home

Home-buyers have basically two options to consider when they decide to purchase a new home: search through the listings in the hopes of finding a pre-existing home that checks all their boxes, or take on the exciting opportunity to build a new construction home. Both options offer several pros and cons, however, the only way to truly get exactly what you envision is to go with a new build. 

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May 6, 2021

Buying Your First Home? Here Are 5 Things You Need To Know

5 Things to Know When Buying Your First Home

Buying your first home is an exciting time; for most, it is also a time to make the biggest purchase of your lifetime which naturally can cause some anxiety and unknowns. Whether you are buying in a big city like Vancouver or a small town like Ashcroft, here are 5 things every first-time home buyer should know.

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Posted in Market Updates
May 4, 2021

The Top 10 Perks of Living in a Small Town

Top 10 Perks of Living in a Small Town

There are many reasons people are drawn to small-town living like Ashcroft, BC. Whether it be less traffic, lower cost of real estate or a quieter lifestyle, more and more buyers are opting for a small-town setting.  Below are 10 of the reasons why living in a small town might be the best option for you!

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Posted in Market Updates
May 4, 2021

Moving To and Living in Ashcroft, BC

Moving To and Living In Ashcroft, BC

Formerly known as The Village of Ashcroft, Ashcroft is a small, charming town located in British Columbia. Straddling the Thompson River, Ashcroft is home to only just over 2,000 residents. The tight-knit community is a great place for anyone who wishes to escape the hustle and bustle of a small town and truly live a life of peace and calm. 

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