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We just SOLD a property located at 620 Mugford Road in Kelowna.
BEAUTIFUL RANCHER WITH A DETACHED GARAGE/SHOP + YARD THAT IS A GARDENERS DELIGHT!! This Home is located on a Corner Lot and features 2 Driveways and a Tandem Carport. The Home has 2 Bedrooms + 2 Bathrooms and a Den/Office with its own exterior entrance. The Kitchen features rich Oak Cabinets that overlooks the entire Living Room and there are HUGE Picture Windows facing South making this home Bright and Cheery! The Kitchen, Dining Room & Living Room also have Vaulted Ceilings making the Rooms feel large and inviting. Off the Dining Room is Family Room (could double as a Bedroom) that is cozy and has tons of windows + another Exterior Entrance making access to the backyard a breeze! This Home is perfect for almost anyone but has the added bonus of being Handicap/Wheelchair accessible. Furthermore, this Home has great Storage as there is a partial Basement + Crawl Space for all your Storage needs and a outside Staircase Entrance making it very accessible. This home has been lovely maintained and offers many unique features & benefits. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 1151 Sunset Drive in Kelowna.
Welcome to 1151 Sunset Drive 1 Bed + Den Offering STUNNING LAKE VIEWS!! This Bright Modern Unit has Floor to Ceiling Windows, Granite Countertops, Gas Range, Hardwood Flrs + Gas Hookup on Deck. The Unit comes with 1 U/G Parking Stall + a Storage Locker and there is also Bike Storage! The Development offers a Plunge Pool, Outdoor BBQ Area, Amenity Room + Fitness Room. Only steps to the Lake, Parks, Dining and Recreation! No GST and the Home has a 2-5-10 Home Warranty. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (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! 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! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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Imagine you’ve dreamed of living in a particular neighbourhoodin Kelowna, perhaps for
years, and then, when you're finally ready to make a move, finding out that
the area is competitive and buying there is definitely a challenge.
A disappointment? Not necessarily.
There is a lot you can do to buy into a popular neighbourhood, even in
competitive offer situations.
Your first step is to start targeting that area now. Find out about property
types, prices and trends. In particular, you’ll need to know what price range
you should be thinking about, and making sure that it’s going to fit your
budget. To do that, you might need to get a determination of the Fair Market
Value of your current home.
Next, begin making preparations so you can get a jump on opportunities in
that neighbourhood quickly. You don't want to see a great property come on
the market and not be ready to make a move. So, get your current home in
order so it’s ready for a quick listing.
If possible, make arrangements to get alerted to new listings as soon as they
come on the market. Keep in mind that a new listing may not appear online for
several days. By getting advance notice, you can be among the first buyers to
see the home and have an early advantage over other buyers.
If it's likely there's going to be competing offers for the home you want, there
are many strategies that can increase your chances of winning. These involve
going in at the right price, minimizing conditions to the offer, presenting the
offer appropriately, and negotiating effectively.
Is there a neighbourhood you want to get into? Upper Mission, Lower Mission,

Glenmore, Dilworth, Wilden, Rutland just to name a few...

We can help make it happen.


Call The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team today!!

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We just listed a new property located at 3370 Casorso Road in Kelowna.
UPDATED RANCHER IN THE DESIRABLE MISSION ESTATES DEVELOPMENT!! This 2 bed, 2 bath unit has been meticulously cared for and features a gas fireplace, skylights, an oversized DOUBLE GARAGE with workshop area and a private covered patio!! The home has been tastefully updated with all new flooring, paint, furnace, A/C, hot water tank, appliances and the poly B plumbing has been replaced. The location is spectacular, walking distance to shopping, medical offices and close to all other amenities. Absolutely no work required, simply move in an enjoy this spotless home. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 1331 Ellis Street in Kelowna.
Ellis Court Beautiful 2 Bed + 1 Bath Unit! Open Floor Plan, Granite Kitchen Countertops, Stainless Appliances, Forced Air and 10ft Ceilings throughout. This Unit is located on the Quiet Side of the Building and comes with 1 U/G Parking Stall and a Storage Locker located right outside the Front Door. This location is StellarWalking Distance to the Lake, Restaurants, Prospera Place and Recreation. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 680 Old Meadows Road in Kelowna.
SPOTLESS LOWER MISSION TOWNHOME!! This 2 bed/2 bath unit is in showroom condition. The main floor features an open concept layout with white kitchen, trendy grey laminate floors, stainless appliances & a custom tile backsplash. The kitchen leads out into the flat, fenced, private yard to relax on the patio or for kids/pets to enjoy! Upstairs features the master bedroom with ensuite, a second bedroom, main bathroom and laundry. This unit comes with a single garage with additional storage place plus a carport! The location is spectacular - minutes away from the Capital News Center, H2O Center and all other amenities. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just SOLD a property located at 290 Mallach Road in Kelowna.
Centrally Located 1/2 Duplex With Tons of UPGRADES! All the Major Ticket Items have been DONE: New Roof, High Efficiency Furnace, A/C, Insulation and a Newly Upgraded 200 AMP Panel!! This Home is Perfect for a Family or an Investor as the Home could be Suited. The Location is Stellarright next to the Elementary School, on the Bus Route and Walking Distance to Shopping & Recreation. The Backyard is Generous in Size and is Fully Fenced that includes a Large Shed for all your Storage Needs! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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Imagine going to a restaurant in Kelowna with your family for dinner. You're
planning on ordering a nice pasta and salad. Your heart is set on it.
But, after you go to the trouble of driving there and getting a table,
you discover that pasta is not on the menu.
That’s disappointing!
Of course, it’s only a meal. You can go somewhere else next time.
But, what if the same scenario played out once you had moved into a
new neighbourhood in the Okanagan? Imagine you were counting on public transit
being in easy walking distance, but discovered the nearest stop is
four blocks away. Argh!
That's why it's important to ensure a neighbourhood has the
characteristics you want — before you make an offer on a home you like.
Think about what you want most in a neighbourhood. Consider work,
commuting, schools, playgrounds, noise level, walking and cycling,
hobbies, shopping, entertainment, etc.
If there is a neighbourhood feature that is very important to you,
check it out for yourself. For example, if easy access to a main
highway is desirable for commuting, take the route for a test drive.
You can get a lot of information on a neighbourhood through the
listed property's description and MLS listing.
Want more in-depth insights into an area you're considering? We have
that information. Call The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team today!!

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Ideally you should have a week or two available before you list your
property in order to stage your home and make it look its best for buyers.
But, what if you listed quickly and within hours of the For Sale sign going up
a buyer wants to view your property?
In that scenario, you need to do some quick "staging" to get your home
ready. Let's assume your property is already clean and tidy. Here are some
other things you can do.
· Open the curtains, even at night. This will make each room seem
brighter, more appealing and more spacious.
· Pull out some boxes or storage bins. Put away personal knick-knacks
(like that bowling trophy) and other personal items to reduce clutter on
shelves and countertops.
· Clear countertops in the kitchen and bathrooms. Put the old toaster oven
out-of-sight.
· Make sure lighting throughout the house is bright and comfortable. In
darker areas, plug in a lamp.
· Clear away as much as you can in the foyer. Make that space look open,
uncluttered and welcoming.
· Move cars out of the driveway. Give the buyer a convenient place to park!
· Make the beds. Fluff pillows on sofas.
· Clear away as many items as possible from the closet floors (such as
shoes.)
· Open a window and air out the kitchen, especially if you just finished
cooking.
· Make sure your pet is in a crate or, if possible, out for a walk. Not
everyone loves pets.
These staging tips take only a few minutes each, but can make a big
difference in the impression your home makes on a buyer.


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We just listed a new property located at 620 Mugford Road in Kelowna.
BEAUTIFUL RANCHER WITH A DETACHED GARAGE/SHOP + YARD THAT IS A GARDENERS DELIGHT!! This Home is located on a Corner Lot and features 2 Driveways and a Tandem Carport. The Home has 2 Bedrooms + 2 Bathrooms and a Den/Office with its own exterior entrance. The Kitchen features rich Oak Cabinets that overlooks the entire Living Room and there are HUGE Picture Windows facing South making this home Bright and Cheery! The Kitchen, Dining Room & Living Room also have Vaulted Ceilings making the Rooms feel large and inviting. Off the Dining Room is Family Room (could double as a Bedroom) that is cozy and has tons of windows + another Exterior Entrance making access to the backyard a breeze! This Home is perfect for almost anyone but has the added bonus of being Handicap/Wheelchair accessible. Furthermore, this Home has great Storage as there is a partial Basement + Crawl Space for all your Storage needs and a outside Staircase Entrance making it very accessible. This home has been lovely maintained and offers many unique features & benefits. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 3580 Casorso Road in Kelowna.
STUNNING CONTEMPORARY LOWER MISSION HOME WITH AN INGROUND POOL!! This almost new home is loaded with high end finishings throughout. The main floor is perfect for entertaining with a custom kitchen, quartz countertops, kitchenaid stainless appliances, a huge island & a beverage centre! The open concept great room has a custom linear fireplace & 4 panel doors leading out to the patio & yard complete with a grass area & 16'x32' INGROUND POOL!! The master bedroom features 12' ceilings, a custom walk in closet, spa like ensuite & another patio with access to the yard. Upstairs has 2 more spacious bedrooms, a bathroom & a den/office. The location is spectacular - steps to Gyro beach and close to close to all other amenities!! No strata fees and no GST! THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 1249 Pacific Avenue in Kelowna.
UNDER ASSESSED VALUE!! Beautiful Top Floor Unit in The Gables +55 Development! This Unit has been Meticulously Cared for and it Shows! The Kitchen has Rich Gleaming Oak Cabinets, the Bathrooms have been both Updated and there is Vinyl Plank Flooring throughout. The Spacious Deck is a Great Place to Enjoy the Westerly Views! The Gables is Centrally Located to Shopping, Transit and Recreation. This Condo is sure to Impress and is a Wonderful Place to call home! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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If you're thinking ahead to your next dream home in Kelowna, the road you need to take
to get there may seem confusing. Do you search for listings online? Drop by
Open Houses on the weekends? Call the number on For Sale signs?
Let's break it all down! Here are the specific steps you need to take to
ensure you find a home that fits your wants, needs and budget.
1. Find out how much your current property will likely sell for on today’s
market. (Ask The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team!)
2. Arrange for financing, so you know what you can afford.
3. Select neighbourhoods you'd love to live in. (That may involve some
fun exploring!)
4. Decide on the type of home you want to buy. (For example:
detached, three-bedroom, etc.)
5. Prioritize the property features you want most, so you can be flexible
if a feature is missing from a home listed on the market that is
otherwise ideal.
6. View properties on the market that closely fit your criteria, particularly
new listings that may not yet be posted online. (Tip: Have The Dion-Ivans Team immediately notify you of new listings that are a good fit.)
7. When you find a home you want, make an offer designed to get the
property — without overpaying.
8. Negotiate until you secure the deal. This may involve counter-offers.
9. If the negotiation is skillfully done and all goes well, the home is
yours.
As you can see, there isn't a lot of mystery in finding your next dream home.
You just need to take the steps and get the professional help you need
along the way.
Looking for a real estate agent that can get you to the finish line?
Call The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team today!

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We just SOLD a property located at 4466 Trepanier Road in Peachland.
TONS OF OPPORTUNITY WITH THIS 7.12 ACRE PROPERTY!! The large home features an open concept design with stunning vaulted ceilings on the upper floor. Enjoy total privacy on the deck that overlooks the tranquil creek running through the property!! The lower level features a huge rec room & access to the AMAZING 40'X35' SHOP/GARAGE with over height doors. There is room for all your toys, boat, RV, & vehicles!! The upper portion of the property is approx 5 acres with TONS OF POTENTIAL...there are many gravel pits in the area - other permitted uses may include greenhouses, sawmills & agriculture ect. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 290 Mallach Road in Kelowna.
Centrally Located 1/2 Duplex With Tons of UPGRADES! All the Major Ticket items has been DONE: New Roof, High Efficiency Furnace, A/C, Insulation and a Newly Upgraded 200 AMP Panel!! This Home is Perfect for a Family or an Investor as the Home could be Suited. The Location is Stellarright next to the Elementary School, on the Bus Route and Walking Distance to Shopping & Recreation. The Backyard is Generous in Size and is Fully Fenced that includes a Large Shed for all your Storage Needs! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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Please visit our Open House at 198 Ritchie Court in Kelowna.
Open House on Sunday, March 10, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UPDATED NORTH GLENMORE HOME WITH A DETACHED GARAGE/SHOP!! This perfect starter family home with a very functional floor open plan for easy entertaining and lots of outdoor deck space to enjoy the Okanagan summers. The main floor plan is comprised of the master bedroom featuring a walk-in closet and updated ensuite. A second bedroom, lovely updated kitchen, eating nook, full bathroom and sunken living room make up the rest of the main floor plan. The additional square footage in the lower level features a sprawling third bedroom, bright and open family room, laundry, 2pc bathroom (possible to add shower), and large storage area. You'll love the fenced backyard with stamped concrete walkways & grass area for kids or pets! A single detached, insulated, heated garage with 220 power is another bonus to this property. Other features include A/C, S.S. appliances, fresh paint, gas outlet on deck, storage shed & RV parking. The home fabulously located at the end of the cul-de-sac & close to parks, elementary schools, trails, shopping, UBCO and airport. THIS PROPERTY IS MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. Call/text (250-575-5255) for more information or visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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We just listed a new property located at 660 Lequime Road in Kelowna.
Beautifully Appointed 2 Bed + 2 Bath Condo in the Sought-After Complex Fairview in the Mission!! This Home has all the Upgrades: Granite Countertops, Undermount Sink, Subway Tile Backsplash, Maple Shaker Cabinets, Soft Close Doors/Drawers and a Sparkling Stainless-Steel Appliances Pkg! The Kitchen, Dining Room and Living Room Flow Together Perfectly to provide Open Concept Livingthere is even a Built In Desk perfect for a Small Office Set Up! The Bedrooms are Separated by Living Space giving each Room Privacy and they are both Generous in Size! This Condo Faces South so there is lots of Natural Light making the Home Warm & Inviting! Fairview in the Mission is a 19 Plus Community that offers many Amenities: Games/Meeting Room w/ Kitchen, Exercise Room, Workshop, and a Guest Suite! Unit comes with 1U/G Parking Stall + a Storage Locker. If you are looking for a Wonderful Home in the Lower Mission that is a 5 min Walk to a Beach Access and other Recreation Look No Further! PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (id:2493)
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Congratulations!

You’re ready to graduate from the world of renter to homeowner for the first time! It’s a big investment, but well worth it if you know what you are doing.

During this rewarding and high-pressure time, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of simply having a place to finally call your own. However, whether this is a “for now” home or a “forever” home, there are definitely some guidelines that you are going to want to follow to make your you walk away with best deal and future free of headaches!

Just because a prospective house looks perfect on the outside, doesn’t mean there isn’t some more investigation to be done. Here are The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team’s top tips for new Kelowna homeowners!


STOP! Do These 3 Key Things BEFORE Purchasing Your New Kelowna Home

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Explore The Neighbourhood

Sure, the house is beautiful, and the neighbourhood is charming! But, what about the neighbours? Spend some time investigating the neighbourhood or your dream home may quickly become your living nightmare. Is the neighbourhood family friendly, or (if you are looking for peace and quite) does the neighbour run a daycare in their backyard? Is there enough parking for yourself and visitors, are any of the neighbouring houses unkempt or have unseemly people coming and going? Are there lots of dogs barking? This can be a pro or con depending on your pet situation! Some of the nicest looking neighbourhoods have the highest crime rates. Depending on your needs, you are going to want to explore the neighbourhood’s traits as much as you would the house. Be sure to take a stroll down the neighbour hood at different times of day-especially at night- when the atmosphere is completely different! Remember, when you purchase a house, you are also buying the neighbourhood!


Leave It To The Professionals

It can be easy to opt out of professional inspections, but The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team strongly discourages that! A professional, qualified inspector or construction expert can save you thousands! We all like to think the people we are dealing with are honest, genuine people, and for the most part, they are! However, even the most well-intentioned individuals can make mistakes or be unaware of the risks their property holds. For this reason, it is imperative you hire yourself an unbiased professional inspector (sorry, cousin Rick. Your online certificate won’t hold here!) to inspect those hard to see areas including the roof, foundation, plumbing and electrical systems. Don’t be afraid to ask questions and raise your concerns. Avoid using a contractor hired by the seller to ensure there is no conflict of interest. After all, they may have a cousin Rick of their own!


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Check Zoning Laws

You may have big plans for your new home! Maybe an extra room, pool, or even a solarium. Before you do anything, including putting your money down, check with the local zoning authorities to find out any restrictions that may be imposed on you. It’s better to find out before you purchase, especially if building a pool is a deal breaker for you!


Kelowna provides some of the greatest real estate in all of British Colombia!
If your looking for expert guidance on purchase your new home or have questions on how to navigate the real estate industry, contact The Dion-Ivans Real Estate Team, today!


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We just listed a new property located at 1331 Ellis Street in Kelowna.
Ellis Court Beautiful 2 Bed + 1 Bath Unit! Open Floor Plan, Granite Kitchen Countertops, Stainless Appliances, Forced Air and 10ft Ceilings throughout. This Unit is located on the Quiet Side of the Building and comes with 1 U/G Parking Stall and a Storage Locker located right outside the Front Door. This location is StellarWalking Distance to the Lake, Restaurants, Prospera Place and Recreation. PROUDLY MARKETED BY THE DION-IVANS REAL ESTATE TEAM of Royal LePage Kelowna. For more information visit WWW.KELOWNAHOMEFINDERS.CA. (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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