Category: Common Questions

In the last few weeks the Kelowna Real Estate market has seen a dramatic increase in sale activity (see OMREB stats here) and in some sectors of our market (particularly single family homes under 500k) signs of a "Sellers Market" have begun to emerge (see my January post here) The rather quick shift from a Buyer's M...

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The end of June is "high season" for residential real estate closing As the school year comes to the close and the weather turns warmer, people want to get the "business of moving" done prior to enjoying summer holidays There are a couple of unique considerations for Kelowna Real Estate at this time of year, all of ...

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Under the Strata Property Act, a Contingency Reserve Fund (CRF) is established to pay for extraordinary expenses, but under the Act, the amount in the CRF was established by a formula (which had NO relationship  to the age of the building!) Furthermore, the amount of contribution to the CRF was CAPPED, unless an ¾ vo...

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My mum's family is from Edmonton and I had the fortune of going to the University of Alberta in Edmonton for 10 years Although I enjoyed the great people I met in Alberta, I was always drawn to come back home to Kelowna Kelowna Real Estate has a special allure for many Alberta buyers for many good reasons, a few of ...

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