Why you should use a Realtor™ to sell your home.

It’s easy to assume that you don’t need a Realtor™ to sell your home. But using an experienced Realtor™ can bring a lot of value to your sale. Here are a few benefits to using a Realtor™:

1: You’ll probably make more money.

A July 2017 study by Collateral Analytics found that For Sale by Owners (FSBOs) rarely make any savings, and in some cases the sale may end up costing more. The study showed that FSBOs sold for around 6% less than similar properties sold by Realtor™.

2: You’ll get greater exposure with a Realtor™.

Only Realtor™ are allowed to market homes for sale on the MLS, consequently, homes sold without a Realtor™ will not show up on the MLS, which is...


New property listed in Salmon Arm

I have listed a new property at 2680 1 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm. See details here

Family home in Sherwood Forest. Central to schools, uptown shopping and recreation. 4 bed 3 bath Rancher on a full basement with a separate entrance. Nicely updated kitchen open to the dining area, access to the front deck and peninsula eating bar for conversation with family and friends. Large living area with N/G fireplace and patio doors to your sundeck. Downstairs has a great basement rec space, another bed and bath, laundry area and lots of storage space that could be used as a den or workshop. The basement has a separate entrance which would lend itself perfectly to a suite option if wanted. There is a side yard patio space and some flower beds for the...


New property listed in Salmon Arm

I have listed a new property at 7417 Black Road in Salmon Arm. See details here

A little piece of paradise only minutes to downtown Salmon Arm. Situated on 1.84 acres of privacy, this 3 bed 2 bath rancher is just what you have been looking for. All of your living conveniently placed on 1 floor. 3 bedroom 2 bath with some updating done throughout over the years. 2 car carport attached to the home and a 39'x25' detached garage for the toys, shop space for the tinkerer or a good mix of both. There is an easy access crawl space under the entire home which is a great spot for some extra storage. Private flat yard space situated behind the home with 2 backyard decks to relax and enjoy the evenings. Country feel but on the doorstep of local amenities...


New property listed in Salmon Arm

I have listed a new property at 90 15 Avenue Southeast in Salmon Arm. See details here

Located in one of Salmon Arms newer subdivisions-Foothill Estates. Fully finished rancher on a full walkout basement. This is a 5 bedrooms 3 bath home with a legal 2 bedrooms suite. Functional open layout with 3 bedrooms on the main floor, island for entertaining and a N/G fireplace in the main living area. Off the dining room are patio doors to your covered backyard deck for relaxing and enjoying the sunsets, and out the front a covered porch for morning coffee. The main part of the home also has a large family room in the basement separate from the suite. This could be used as a 5 bedroom home or a mortgage helper as needed. Vinyl flooring throughout both...


Advantages of Buying a House that Needs Work

There’s no doubt about it. Buying a home that is “move in ready” is a real convenience. All you need to do is get your belongings in place, and you’re ready to enjoy living in your new home. You don’t even need to paint. That’s why move-in-ready homes tend to attract more buyers.

However, there are advantages to buying a property that needs work. And, if you’re currently shopping for a new home, a listing that requires some repairs, upgrades, or renovations might be worth considering.


Properties that need work tend to be priced lower than comparable movein-ready listings. Depending on market demand, the price savings can range from modest (just a few thousand dollars) to substantial.

Also, homes...

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