The province of BC has just introduced new legislation to reign in short term rentals. 

The introduced legislation to regulate the short-term rental market in British Columbia appears to be a significant step in addressing the challenges posed by the rapid expansion of short-term rentals. This initiative has important implications for both the real estate market and the broader housing situation in the province. This new legislation will have an impact on communities with a population greater than 10,000ppl or with certain designations like 'resort' or 'First Nations reserve land'. 

Let's break down the key points from the article and discuss their implications:

Housing Affordability

The article mentions that the legislation aims to make…

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Historic B&B's Are A Dream Come True For A Working Retirement

For some people, the thought of retirement conjures images of lazy days spent lounging around the house with nothing to do. But for others, the idea of a retirement full of endless leisure time is simply unappealing. Owning and operating a historic bed and breakfast can be the perfect solution if you want to stay active and engaged during your retirement years.

Not only will you get to stay busy and interact with people from all over the world, but you'll also get to live in and care for a beautiful historic home. And who knows, you might even make lifelong friends along the way.

If you're thinking about making a historic bed and breakfast your retirement dream, here are a few things…

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Are Ski Resorts The Next Best Real Estate Investment?

Housing prices are on the rise in ski regions across North America, and recreational property is one of the hottest investments out there right now.

"Despite travel restrictions, prices have continued to climb for recreational property in a ski resort. Last year prices grew on average by 5.1 percent. A report from shows that views of ski-town homes were 72% in 2021, while it was 36% in 2020. Particularly the North American ski resorts are hot in demand. Prime property prices of Aspen stand at around US$33,300 per square meter while Vail ski resorts stand at US$28,200.," comments Kimo Quance from The Kimo Quance Group.

“In 2020-21 US ski resorts enjoyed the fifth highest number of…

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house for sale in kamloops

The cost to buy a single-family home in Kamloops varies greatly depending on the neighbourhood you live in. The average sale price for a single-family home in Kamloops at the time of writing is $756,627 but that's completely dependent upon where you're looking to purchase your property.

This blog post will explore 15 different neighbourhoods and what the average cost of buying a house there would be based on Q3 (July 1 to Sept 30) statistics in 2021.

1 Tobiano

The neighbourhood of Tobiano had 6 single-family home sales from July 1st to Sept 30th with an average sales price of $1,033,070.00.

  • the lowest price was $802,525.00
  • the highest price was $1,650,000.00

2 Sun Peaks

The neighbourhood of Sun Peaks had 1 single-family home…

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The Five Least Expensive Neighbourhoods in Kamloops, BC

It's time to flip things around and have a good look at the least expensive neighbourhoods in Kamloops, BC to buy real estate. There are a lot of factors that go into deciding where to live. One major factor is the cost of living and what you can afford to spend on your monthly mortgage, utilities, groceries et cetera. Below we have ranked the least expensive neighbourhoods in Kamloops according to data from Kamloops and District Real Estate Association (KADREA).

So without further ado, let’s find out which Kamloops neighbourhood has the lowest average price for all types of real estate in 2021. 

What Are The Least Expensive Neighbourhoods in Kamloops?

Before I reveal the top five…

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Most Expensive Neighbourhoods in Kamloops 

There are a lot of factors that go into deciding where to live. One major factor is the cost of living and what you can afford to spend on your monthly mortgage, utilities, groceries et cetera. Below we have ranked the five most expensive neighbourhoods in Kamloops according to data from Kamloops and District Real Estate Association (KADREA).

In this blog post, we will discuss how these areas compare with one another as well as offer some insight into each neighbourhood’s pros and cons. Whether you're looking for a starter home or something more luxurious, take a look at these neighbourhoods and see what they have to offer. So without further ado, let’s find out which neighbourhood has the…

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Kamloops Home for Sale: #178-200 Grand Blvd $559,900

New Listing: Kamloops Real Estate

Imagine coming home to this beautiful, bright 2 story house with an 11 X 19'8 garage for your car. You'll have a lot of storage space in the walk-in closet and Caesarstone countertops too. This rare three-bedroom, 2.5 bathrooms,  two-story home in the Belmont bare land strata within the almost finished Orchards Walk master-planned development in Valleyview.

This new construction property is only one year old and has a number of upgrades including engineered hardwood on both levels, upgraded carpeting on stairs with LED under cabinet lighting and closet organizer upgrade to include roller vertical blinds for convenient living area privacy as well as garage…

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heffley real estate ranch

This 280+ acre property at 6541/6675 Heffley Louis Creek Road has sold!

The 80 acres +/- has two titles and the balance is treed. Louis Creek crosses the property and Fadear Creek borders it to the south. This property comes with 2 water licenses that ensure a plentiful supply of fresh, clean water for your livestock or crops. The Crown land access from this acreage means you can ride on ATVs, hike through lush forests filled with wildlife like deer, elk herds or bears as well as explore new fishing lakes without having to leave home! You'll be just 30 minutes away from Sun Peaks Resort (and all its amenities) while still being an hour's drive from Kamloops which offers many more family-friendly attractions including outdoor recreational activities…

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Looking for a new home in Kamloops? This post will give you an introduction to the 815 Pine Street property that is currently on the market. It will take you through all of the details about this beautiful house, and how it can become your home! It's never been easier to find your dream home with us!

About 815 Pine Street

Location, Location, Location...check out this 1913 Rancher Home across from Lloyd George Elementary school, blocks away from the hospital, and close to the downtown core. This 1210 square foot, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathroom level entry home is ready for all of your creative renovation talents. The home sits on an irrigated, 40 X 120 lot and has back lane access for your new garage…

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Homes for Sale in Kamloops: Is Kamloops a Good Place to Live?

The city of Kamloops, BC is a popular place to live for many reasons. If you are thinking about buying a house in Kamloops, there are some things you should know before making your decision. In this blog post, we will explore the pros and cons of living in Kamloops and help you decide if it's the best fit for your needs!

What is the average house price in Kamloops BC?

The average house price in Kamloops, BC is $663,774. However, this number varies greatly depending on where you live within the city and how big the property is. Properties closer to downtown are more expensive than properties outside of town or close to a park for example!

Is Kamloops a good place to live?

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