Viewing Homes when You Have Little Time to View Homes

Have you ever had to go last-minute gift shopping? If so, you know what that can be like. You don’t have time to amble casually through numerous stores in hopes of coming across something suitable. The clock is ticking. You need to find the right gift, now!

A similar thing can sometimes happen when shopping for a new home. You may not have a lot of time available in your schedule. Yet, you need to view properties and find the right home, quickly.

So, how do you do that on a tight schedule?

One way is to be clear on the type of home you want to get into. The more narrow your search parameters, the more likely you are to view properties that are strong candidates.

Create a profile of your dream home, including property type, number of bedrooms,...


I have sold a property at 1701 9 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm

I have sold a property at 1701 9 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm. See details here

Tucked off the road and nestled among the trees you will find this private 1.24 acres. Lake, mountain and city views from almost every corner of this home and property leave you with no shortage of spots to relax. There is something for everyone outside with a fully landscaped backyard for the kids and pets, garden spaces for the greenthumb, hot tub patio area and natural spots to explore and create. This home is charming and full of character. A large entrance with vaulted ceilings and skylights greets you as you enter. The main floor has an abundance of rooms to enjoy: a spacious and functional kitchen with a large island where everyone can gather. On one side...


Check Internet Service Availability before you Buy

Until a couple of years ago, internet access was a nice-to-have for most homeowners. But these days, it’s fast becoming a necessity. Kids need good internet to do homework assignments. You may need reliable internet to work from home and attend online meetings.

So, when shopping for a new home, it’s wise to check if the property which you’re interested in making an offer on has good internet available. The last thing you want is to move into a home only to discover that the internet service is slow and faster options are unavailable.

There are many ways to do find out.

For example, most internet services websites have a feature where you can type on the address and find out what type of internet services are available. Pay attention...


I have sold a property at 301 1391 10 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm

I have sold a property at 301 1391 10 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm. See details here

Unobstructed Southwest views of town and the mountains surrounding Salmon Arm. From the minute you walk through the front door it will feel like home. You will immediately notice the 9 ft ceilings and the light and the views over town from the windows. Bright remodeled kitchen with lots of cupboard and storage space, pantry, stainless appliances, quartz counters and an island for gathering. From there you move to a dining room large enough to hold any dinner party and a spacious living room with a fireplace for ambiance. Finishing off this space is a cozy den or office; a great place to think, create or just relax. Off the dining area is your covered view deck...

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