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We just listed a new property located at 110 400 Sutton Crescent in Kelowna.
2 BED + 2 BATH BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED CONDO!! This Condo has been EXTENSIVELY UPDATED and will Impress the most Discerning Buyers! Updated Tiled Bathrooms, Flooring, Plumbing, Light Fixtures and Trendy Butcher Block Countertops. The Well Laid out Kitchen has lots of Counter Space & Newer Stainless-Steel Appliances. Both Bedrooms of this Home are Very Generous in Size and the Master has a Large Walk Thru Closet with a Swanky 3 Pce Ensuite. This Home even has a Laundry Room which is rare thing for most condos! The Location of Orchard Brook Village is Conveniently Located next to Shopping, Restaurants, Parks and Walking Trails! This one wont last long! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 2106 Bernau Court in Lake Country.
Lake Country Living at its Finest!! This Beautiful 4 Bed + 3 Bath Rancher Home is Situated on a Cul De Sac and only a Short Walk to Davidson Road Elementary. The Home has been Beautifully Updated and Shows Extremely Well!! The Living Room has Vaulted Ceilings, Large Bright Windows and a 3-Sided Gas Fireplace that Connects the Living Room with the Kitchen. The Kitchen has an Island for Entertaining, New SS Appliances, Built-In Sideboard, and a Spacious Walk-In Pantry. There are 2 Bedrooms UpThe Master Bedroom features a 3 PCE Ensuite and Large Walk-in Closet. The Lower Level of the Home has 2 more Generous Sized Bedrooms, a Rec Room + a Massive Storage Room...Close to 300sq.ft of Partially Finished Basement Space!! There is a Deck just off the Kitchen that overlooks the Fenced Yard and RV Parking at the Front of the Home. The Location of 2106 Bernau is AMAZINGin the middle of Wine Country, Lakes only minutes away and a 5 min walk to an Elementary School! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 625 Mugford Road in Kelowna.
Beautiful RANCHER Home on a LARGE .25 Acre Corner Lot!! Enjoy the Property as is or Add a Carriage Home or Large Shop! This Home has Amazing Curb Appeal - You will be Impressed the Moment you Pull Up. The Front of the Property has TONS of Parking and has been Beautifully Zero-Scaped and there is even RV Parking on Both Sides of the Home! This 3 Bed + 2 Bath Home has been Meticulously Cared! The Home Features a Vaulted Ceiling, Warm Free Standing Gas Fireplace and Open Concept Oak Kitchen that includes a Sit Up Bar. The Master Bedroom is Separated by the Living Room and the other 2 Additional BedroomsGiving Everyone Privacy! Off the Kitchen is the Backyard Oasis which includes a MASSIVE Paving Stone Covered Deck with a Pergola, Beautiful Wood Carvings + Lots of Lush Green Lawn Space. The Lower level of the Home has a Workshop + Storage Area. This is an Excellent Investment Property that Lends itself to Many Different Optionsthe Sellers even have Detailed Plans for an Addition that included a Dbl Car Garage w/ Suite Above (can be given upon request). Location is Stellaron the Bus Route, 2 Min Walk to Stetson Park and an only a Short Drive to Shopping and Restaurants. Click on the Virtual Tour Button! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 1554 Wilmot Avenue in Kelowna.
BLACK MOUNTAIN FAMILY HOME WITH RV PARKING!! This home has a large foyer leading up to the main floor which features; large windows providing tons of natural light, hardwood flooring, a gas fireplace, vaulted ceilings, 3 bedrooms & an open concept layout with the kitchen overlooking the dining area & living room. There is a large deck at the front of the home to take in the expansive VIEWS & there is also a covered patio at the back if someone is looking for a little shade. The lower floor has a den/office, another bedroom with direct access to the bathroom & a large rec room. Black Mountain Elementary School, parks & a golf coarse are all within minutes. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 27 300 Drysdale Boulevard in Kelowna.
CENTRALLY LOCATED TOWNHOUSE IN THE GROVE!! This 2 bed, 3 bath North Glenmore townhouse features a tandem double garage, an open concept main floor with engineered hardwood flooring, a stunning kitchen with granite counters & stainless appliances. Upstairs has a spacious master bedroom, a 4 piece spa-like ensuite with a tile shower and quartz countertops. There is also an additional bedroom, bathroom and laundry room. To maximize outdoor living space, this unit features a ground level patio, a deck off the kitchen with a natural gas BBQ line, & a deck off the living room!! The LOCATION IS AMAZING...walking distance from grocery stores, restaurants, medical clinic, and pubs. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 1554 Wilmot Avenue in Kelowna.
BLACK MOUNTAIN FAMILY HOME WITH RV PARKING!! This home has a large foyer leading up to the main floor which features; large windows providing tons of natural light, hardwood flooring, a gas fireplace, vaulted ceilings, 3 bedrooms & an open concept layout with the kitchen overlooking the dining area & living room. There is a large deck at the front of the home to take in the expansive VIEWS & there is also a covered patio at the back if someone is looking for a little shade. The lower floor has a den/office, another bedroom with direct access to the bathroom & a large rec room. Black Mountain Elementary School, parks & a golf coarse are all within minutes. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 738 Coronation Avenue in Kelowna.
Live in the Cultural District...Only Steps to everything Kelowna has to offer! This character home has been updated throughout and has an amazing energy as soon as you open the front door! The home features; new windows, an updated furnace, AC, and hot water tank! The kitchen has also been tastefully updated with stainless appliances and tile backsplash. The main bathroom features new subway tile, vanity and fixtures!! The Lower Level includes a 1 BEDROOM LEGAL SUITE making it a great investment opportunity! Another major bonus of this property is the beautiful yard which includes raised garden beds, U/G Sprinklers, lots of green space and a newly built DOUBLE DETACHED GARAGE that could also be used as a shop!! This property encompasses the perfect mix of downtown living...a cute home, income suite, beautiful yard, new garage and only a 5 min walk to shopping, restaurants and the beach! This one is a beauty!! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 908 Westview Way in West Kelowna.
STUNNING TWO STORY HOME IN WEST KELOWNA ESTATES!! This 4 bed, 4 bath has been meticulously cared for and shows amazing! The main floor features an open concept layout, access to the deck, laundry room and a den/office. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms plus a HUGE BONUS ROOM which could be used as a kids play room or 5th bedroom!! Downstairs there is another bedroom and family room with separate entrance with private private patio area and lower tier of the backyard. The house is roughed in for a SUITE, basically all it needs are some cabinets and it's ready to go! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 1563 Kloppenburg Road in Kelowna.
BEAUTIFUL BLACK MOUNTAIN FAMILY HOME! This mint condition home is sure to impress and has been well cared for throughout! The moment you open the front door you will be WOWED by the grand entrance. The upper level of the home is flooded with natural light from the wall of windows offering beautiful views. This home offers the sought-after white kitchen which features quartz countertops + island, stainless appliances, shaker cabinets and is perfectly situated overlooking the dining and living areas. There are 3 bedrooms up perfect for family's and the master bedroom is generous in size, offers a large walk-in closet + a 3 Pce ensuite. Off the kitchen is your direct access to your own personal OUTDOOR OASIS! There is a pool with solar heating, automatic vacuum cleaner and a new liner! There is also a kids play area, greenspace, fenced dog run with astro-turf and beautiful landscaping all the way through. The front of the home has a huge front deck offering even more outdoor living space that is a perfect place for enjoying your morning coffee! The lower level includes a den/bedroom, bathroom, massive family room, tons of storage, spacious laundry room and has its own separate entrance to the home allowing for suite potential! Another major bonus to this home is the amount of parkingthere is RV PARKING on both sides for a large RV that includes a 30 amp hookup, water hookup and sani-dump. Absolutely nothing left to do but move in and enjoy this stunning home!!! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 800 Toovey Road in Kelowna.
STUNNING VIEWS FROM THIS UPDATED HOME!! This 4 bed + den home features an open concept main floor with a huge kitchen making it perfect for entertaining! There are 3 bedrooms on the main floor as well as a large deck to take in the great VIEWS!! The lower level of the home has a 1 bed +den SUITE with a large family room. Updates include, furnace, AC, flooring & paint. (id:2493)
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When you think about selling your property, do you dwell on the possible work and stress involved? You're not alone. Many homeowners share the same concerns. But it doesn't have to be that way. In fact, there are plenty of ways to add some fun, anticipation, and even a sense of adventure to the selling process.


Here are just a few ideas:


1. Plan fun things to do when your home is being shown. That can include walks, sports activities, or trying something you and your family have never done before.


2. Declutter for your own benefit. Instead of thinking about decluttering as a chore required for the sale, focus instead on how much more comfortable your home will be after decluttering. Studies consistently show that less clutter reduces stress and increases a sense of wellbeing.


3. Get everyone in your home anticipating the move in a positive way. Put pictures of your next home, including neighbourhood shots, on the fridge door. Sit together on the computer and explore your new neighbourhood's features and amenities.


4. Celebrate milestones in the selling process. For example, when you're finished preparing your property for sale, go out to celebrate. Make a checklist of milestones and how you'll celebrate each one.


5. Get the help you need. A big part of the stress of selling is the anticipated work involved. Remember, you don't have to do it all yourself. Much of what needs to be done can be handled by contractors and other professionals. There are many other ways to make selling your home a positive and turbulentfree experience.


Give me a call if you'd like more ideas and suggestions.

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The Bank of Canada maintained its overnight rate at 0.25 per cent this morning, a level it considers its effective lower bound. The Bank reiterated what it calls "extraordinary forward guidance" in committing to leaving the overnight rate at 0.25 per cent until slack in the economy is absorbed and inflation sustainably returns to its 2 per cent target. The  Bank projects that will not occur until 2023. The Bank is also continuing its quantitative easing (QE) program, purchasing at least $4 billion of Government of Canada bonds per week. In the statement accompanying the decision, the Bank noted that the economic recovery has been interrupted by the second wave of COVID-19, but the arrival of effective vaccines has boosted the medium-term outlook for economic growth.  The Bank expects the Canadian economy will grow 4 per cent in 2021 and 5 per cent in 2022.

The restrictions in place to mitigate the impact of the second wave of COVID-19 mean that the economy is likely going to get off to a slow start in 2021.  However, as vaccinations accelerate in coming months, the Canadian economic recovery will gain steam in the second half of 2021. Depending on the strength of the recovery, we may see the Bank taper its purchases of government bonds in 2022, which could put moderate upward pressure on 5-year fixed mortgage rates. However, that still means the current extremely low interest rate environment will be around for quite some time.
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We just SOLD a property located at 1293 Roth Avenue in Kelowna.
CUSTOM BUILT BLACK MOUNTAIN HOME WITH A TRIPLE GARAGE, LAKE VIEW & A LEGAL SUITE!! This craftsman style home features an open concept main floor with a stunning kitchen, stainless appliances, a walk-in pantry, engineered hardwood & a den that could be used as a bedroom. There are french doors that lead out to the huge partially covered deck to take in the STUNNING LAKE & CITY VIEWS!! Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms including the large master with spa like 4 pce ensuite including a tile shower, soaker tub & skylight. The walk-out basement features a LEGAL BACHELOR SUITE with separate laundry and a private exterior entrance. There is also another den & a large rec room with a gas fireplace & separate access to the fenced back yard. The basement layout provides options... it can be used as part of the house for additional space or included as part of the suite. The TANDEM TRIPLE GARAGE offers plenty of space for vehicles, toys & storage!! This home checks a lot of boxes....suite, views, desirable floor plan with 3 beds on one level, fenced yard & plenty of garage space!! The location is also great as shopping centers are within 5 minutes, big box retail stores within 8 minutes, 15 minutes to Okanagan Lake, 10 minutes to the Airport & 40 minutes to the Big White Ski Resort!! PRICED $34,000 UNDER ASESSED VALUE!! (id:2493)
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We all know that December is a time cherished by many!

It's a time of year when everyone walks around with a grin on their face and an extra skip in there step. It's hard not to get caught up in the holiday spirit. Heck, why try to resist? And, whether you spend December celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, Festivus, Hogmanay, or simply anticipating New Years, Boxing Day, orNational Cookie Exchange Day (yep, it's a real thing), we think we can ALL agree on one thing: Holiday lights are awesome!

There are so many things we love about living in Kelowna, but around December, our favourite Kelowna attribute is the holiday spirit that embodies our community, and the vast amount of beautiful lights! The kids go crazy for them, and to be honest, so do we!

While there is an abundance of light ups around the Okanagan (Kelowna, Peachland, Westbank, Penticton), these require careful planning. Sometimes, on our day off, it's just nice to pack the kids in the car-- or just our sweethearts – and drive around looking at the amazing displays around town.

Well, we had the chance to do just that this week, and let us tell you. It's looking great out there!

We wouldn't want you to miss out on this festive activity, so The Dion-Ivan Real Estate Team put together a short list of our favourite 'lit up' neighbourhoods in Kelowna.

First, we travelled up to Black Mountain where the view of Kelowna is simply breathtaking. Now, let us tell you right away there are no shortage of lights in this popular Kelowna neighbourhood. In fact, it doesn't really matter what direction you drive in you are sure to see some beautifully decorated homes; however, you are going to want to pay special attention to Longley Cr, Wilmot, and Feedham!

After our Black Mountain adventure, we travelled down Springfield (also some nice displays) and up to Kettle Valley. We know! That is the complete opposite end of town, but we had leave the gem in Rutland till the end, and we know the folks of Kettle Valley never fail to impress. We were right! If the homes of this picturesque neighbourhood weren't enough to take a drive up for, the lights sure are! Much like Black Mountain, any direction will take you to some beautiful holiday light displays. Simply head up Chute Lake Rd, and enjoy the sites! Our favourite roads to travel down were Ptarmigan, Providence, Quilchena, Tulameen, and McCaren.


It was getting late, so we knew it was time to head back to Rutland for the icing on the cake. However, before we explored the best of the best, we discovered some awesome decorated houses on Hollydell and Dundee; be sure to check them out! Then we headed on down to Candy Cane Lane! So far, Candy Cane Lane is the crown jewel of Christmas and Holiday Lights in Kelowna. Originally consisting of Gramiak and Collison, it has expanded yearly to include Elwyn Rd, Mary Ct, Rex Rd, and Taylor Rd. It is breathtaking! Every year gets better and better, and let me tell you, these Kelowna homeowners do an incredible job, and we are truly thankful for them! When you visit Candy Cane Lane (an you really must visit!), be sure to bring a non perishable donation for the Kelowna Women's Shelter!

As much as we wish we did, The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team didn't have the time to explore all of Kelowna, or even touch the rest of the Okanagan, but we know there are some spenders still to see!

Do you have a favourite holiday street in the Okanagan? Don't keep it to yourself! Let us and the others know.

Looking to make Kelowna your new forever home?

Contact The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team


ROB DION, BBA
PERSONAL REAL ESTATE CORPORATION

250-575-5255
robdion@royallepage.ca


LEE IVANS, BBA
PERSONAL REAL ESTATE CORPORATION

250-575-5455
leeivans@royallepage.ca


OR


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The Bank of Canada maintained its overnight rate at 0.25 per cent this morning, a level it considers its effective lower bound. The Bank is also continuing its quantitative easing (QE) program, purchasing at least $4 billion of Government of Canada bonds per week and re-affirmed its forward guidance on future interests moves, committing to holding the policy rate at 0.25 per cent until slack in the economy is absorbed and inflation is sustainably trending at 2 per cent.   In the statement accompanying the decision, the Bank noted that the recovery underway will be choppy due to rising cases of COVID-19 and will continue to require extraordinary monetary support from the bank.

Current slack in the economy, along with low energy prices, is holding Canadian inflation well below its target of 2 per cent. Total CPI inflation is trending under 1 per cent while the Bank of Canada’s measures of “core” inflation remain below target despite the massive expansion of the Bank’s balance sheet necessary to facilitate its quantitative easing program. With the arrival of viable vaccines, we may see the Canadian economic recovery materially accelerate in the second half of 2021. If that occurs, the first stage of tighter monetary policy from the Bank will be how and when it decides to taper purchases of government bonds over the next year. As it does,  we may start to see a divergence in variable and fixed rates by early summer as bond yields rise and fixed mortgage rates move marginally higher.
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We just SOLD a property located at 2166 Mimosa Drive in West Kelowna.
SPOTLESS RANCHER IN THE DESIRABLE +45 SAGE CREEK GATED COMMUNITY!! This 2 bed, 2 bath plus den home is situated on a quiet corner lot & is in showroom condition! The unit features a skylight for natural light, a gas fireplace, stainless appliances and a fresh coat of paint! The home has been beautifully landscaped including concrete curbing & a large patio at the back complete with a covered pergola! Sage Creek features a fantastic club house with a library, games room, gym, two gourmet kitchens, patio & lounge area. The development is steps away from 2 Eagles Golf Course and walking distance to groceries, shopping & other amenities. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 2200 Gallagher Road in Kelowna.
Beautiful Black Mountain Farm Almost 6 Acres 2 Homes Amazing Views and Only 10 Minutes to Town! This Private Acreage is a Wonderful Setup for Extended Families, Horse Lovers, or Someone Interested in Farming the Landthe Possibilities are Endless! The Main Home has 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms and is Incredibly Warm and Inviting. The Kitchen has been Updated Featuring Beautiful Maple Shaker Cabinets, Stainless Steel Appliances and a HUGE Sit Up Bar. The Kitchen overlooks the Living Room which has an Abundance of Natural Light and has a Very Cozy Freestanding Wood Stove! There is a Massive Deck to Sit and Relax while Overlooking the Property and Views of the Mountains & Farmland and there is even a Hot Tub to add to the Relaxation. The Master Bedroom of the Home provides Unlimited Comfort a Luxurious 5 Pcs Ensuite (Heated Floors), a Large Walk in Closet + 2 DBL Slider Doors to let in all the Fresh Air!! The Upstairs is where you will find a Big and Bright Family Room that includes a Deck providing Beautiful Sightlines of the Property. The Family Room also Splits the 2 Generous Sized Bedrooms. The Second Residence of the Property is Perfect for Extended Family, Farm Help or some Extra Revenue. There are many Outbuildings: A Massive Pole Barn, Dog Pen, Tack Room and Horse Shelters. And there are several Fruit TreesCherry, Plum, Apricot, and Peaches. This Property is 100% usable, Fully Fenced and is a Truly Special Place to Call Home! (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 330 McCurdy Road in Kelowna.
Desirable Split-Level Home with Suite Large .21 Acre Corner Lot & 2 Driveways! This Home is a Great Setup for any Buyer as it has SEPARATE DRIVEWAYS + SEPARATE YARDS making for Easy Living! The Main Part of the Home includes 3 Bedrooms, a Large Living Room + an Updated Kitchen. The Lower Level of the Home Offers a 1 Bedroom Suite with its Own Separate Laundry + Separate Entrance. There is an Attached Single Car Garage + RV Parking for almost any Size RV. This is a Great Investment or the Perfect Place to Call Home! (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 2166 Mimosa Drive in West Kelowna.
SPOTLESS RANCHER IN THE DESIRABLE +45 SAGE CREEK GATED COMMUNITY!! This 2 bed, 2 bath plus den home is situated on a quiet corner lot & is in showroom condition! The unit features a skylight for natural light, a gas fireplace, stainless appliances and a fresh coat of paint! The home has been beautifully landscaped including concrete curbing & a large patio at the back complete with a covered pergola! Sage Creek features a fantastic club house with a library, games room, gym, two gourmet kitchens, patio & lounge area. The development is steps away from 2 Eagles Golf Course and walking distance to groceries, shopping & other amenities. Sub-Lease payment $437/month. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 3030 Valentino Court in Kelowna.
STUNNING WALK OUT RANCHER WITH 2 SEPARATE DOUBLE GARAGES & TONS OF RV PARKING!! This executive home features an open concept main floor with hardwood flooring, trayed ceilings, & an expansive kitchen with stainless appliances, new tile backsplash & granite waterfall counters!! There is also a HUGE PARTIALLY COVERED DECK to take in the PANORAMIC VALLEY & MOUNTAIN VIEWS!! The spacious master bedroom has a custom fireplace & the 5 PC ensuite has heated tile floors, a huge soaker tub with access to the walk-in closet! The lower level features 2 more bedrooms, a large rec room complete with a gas fireplace with access to the lower deck with hot tub & the fenced backyard!! There is also a SEPARATE LOWER GARAGE that could also be used as a workshop!! This is truly a unique offering with 2 double garages, enough RV parking for all your toys & offers spectacular views!! (id:2493)
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ROB DION, BBA
Personal Real Estate Corporation
Cell: 1 (250) 575-5255
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LEE IVANS, BBA
Personal Real Estate Corporation
Cell: 1 (250) 575-5455 leeivans@royallepage.ca
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