2611, 2018

Planning to grow legal pot? Check real estate rules first

November 26th, 2018|

The federal government legalized non-medical cannabis on October 17, 2018. The following regulatory decisions are included in the legislation and amendments. Under the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act (CCLA) - The new regulations authorize adults to grow up to four cannabis plants per household, but the plants must not be [...]

511, 2018

Fall Prepping – Getting Your Home Ready for Winter

November 5th, 2018|

Before the weather grows colder it's important to prepare for the winter months to prevent costly damage. Below are the fall preventative home maintenance steps that every homeowner should follow. Gutters and Downspouts Clean gutters and downspouts frequently throughout fall to prevent build up of leaves and other debris. Neglected [...]

509, 2018

Does Back to School Really Mean the End of the Real Estate Buying Season?

September 5th, 2018|

Great neighborhoods and Good schools As families gear up to send the kids back to school, they’re busier than ever. Maybe you have relocated to the Shuswap over the summer, in which case WELCOME! Or maybe your family is growing, and you are looking into moving to find the right [...]

106, 2018

Flood Insurance – Rest Easier – Know What’s Covered

June 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Flood Insurance – Rest Easier – Know What’s Covered A new study titled, Canadian Voices on Changing Flood Risk, surveyed 2,300 people living in high-risk flood zones across Canada. It found 94 per cent of people surveyed didn't know their homes were at risk, and most have taken no action [...]

3004, 2018

What are the tax implications if you sold your home in 2017?

April 30th, 2018|

Most people who own a home know that when they sell their home, the profit made is one of the few things that are not taxable in Canada.  But things got a little more complicated in 2016, so read on to make sure you’re prepared. In years prior to 2016 [...]