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By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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For many people, buying a Kamloops home is the biggest investment they will make. It can be exciting as well as overwhelming. Unfortunately, there are some roadblocks that can arise that can be big enough to sink the deal between buyer and seller. Here are some of the obstacles, as well as how a ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Just how important is it that sellers take responsibility for having their own pre-inspections done before putting their Kamloops home on the market? Very! It keeps sellers from getting an unexpected surprise repair that may come up during a sale. However, not all sellers do a pre-inspection; tha...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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On October 15th, Sun Peaks Village had its first snowfall of the season! It is all downhill from here, which is great news for skiers! The Kamloops area has continued to attract international visitors for the winter season. On October 31st, flights into Vancouver increased as the area prepares fo...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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If you haven't figured it out by now, Kamloops is a beautiful place! It's rugged outdoors and vast landscapes make it the perfect place to get away from it all! You can experience everything from lush green wooded areas to dry and arid lands. And there is no better time to go take a hike in Kamlo...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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It is the goal of every homeowner who is selling their home: get the most money for your home in the shortest amount of time. Having the right information and the right tools is the best way to accomplish your goal! The first tool should be your local real estate expert. They can help you determi...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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"All Aboard!" for a journey back in time on a beautifully restored 1912 steam locomotive. The No. 2141 leaves out of the 1927 historic C.N. Railway Station at #6-510 Lorne Street in Kamloops. Operated by the City of Kamloops, the train has carried passengers through the area since 2002. Like many...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Remember the days gone by, when your house hunting started with a slow perusal of the Sunday Classifieds? Or do you recall trying to entice buyers to come view a home by describing it in 20 words or less?  Well those days are definitely behind us! Using the internet to buy or sell your Kamloops h...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Buying a newly constructed home in British Columbia? Under the harmonized sales tax that went into effect in British Columbia in July, 2010 you may pay more - or not.  Since then, there have been many questions about the impact HST will make on the local real estate market and other areas of comm...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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British Columbia is known for its beauty and abundance of outdoor activities. From hiking and biking, to skiing and horseback riding, there is almost no limit to what you can experience in the great outdoors. But each year, there is a special event, orchestrated by nature, which draws thousands o...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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In recent years, Farmer's Markets are once again becoming the place for communities to come together, but our local Farmers Market is a long standing tradition. The Kamloops Farmer's Market actually got its start all the way back in 1914.In 1914, the Kamloops city council set up a local farmers m...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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For most people, their home is the most valuable asset they possess. If one of the most important decisions you can make is buying a home, following closely behind that is selling your home. There are a lot of questions that may come up. What is the market like? What do we ask for our home? Is th...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Kamloops, British Columbia is well known as a center of outdoor recreation. Hiking, fishing, skiing, and biking are favorite activities for those living in and visiting the area. But the Thompson Okanagan region is becoming well known for one other activity! GOLF! And great golf can be found righ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Kamloops,  the City of Rivers, is located in central British Columbia where two branches of the Thompson River come together and near Kamloops Lake.  Home to over 96,000 people, Kamloops is the 37th largest city in Canada.   First inhabited by the Shuswap Nation, part of the area is an Indian res...

By Raymond MAASKE, Commercial Real Estate
(BusCom Real Estate Services)
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Mount Paul Mini Storage located at 600 Okanagan  Way Kamloops, BC - 250-374-3382‎   View Larger Map Mount Paul Mini Storage located at 600 Okanagan  Way Kamloops, BC - 250-374-3382 ‎

By Steve Bucher
(Mortgage Intelligence Mortgage Consulting)
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I have Tulips growing in my front garden and it is only Late February!!!  Not usual at all.  Fruit trees and shrubs may take the biggest hit, if a late frost occurs or a late winter blast.  Sad results in that case for sure.  The housing market has been hot as well.  Sunny days seem to bring out ...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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So you finally decided to make an offer on the home you saw three times in the past 30 days. You sit down with your agent and decide on the best price.Contrary to the REALTORS® CMA you decide to offer below FMV. You wait all night and wonder what the seller will decide. Late the next day, your RE...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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Buying your first home doesn't have to be scary. When it comes to buying your first home, things can look pretty frightening, especially if you're going it alone. I specialize in helping people who might be thinking about buying their first home. And I can help you in more ways than you might ima...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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Has anyone ever seen this headline? I can't say that I have. I can tell you one thing for sure, I have about five buyers that are sitting on the fence right now waiting for the front page headline's to say "Now is the Time to Buy" Correct me if I'm wrong but by the time that anouncement hits the ...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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Driving around Kamloops today I could not help but notice all the new construction. From the airport expansion to the new best western to the new highrise to the new holiday inn to the new... wow there is so many to mention I just realized how many new projects are curently in the works. Correct ...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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I have just spent three days looking through all the dealerships to compare prices on my next car purchase. I know what price range I need so that makes it easy for me to find the best value. As I zipped through all the lots looking for (my car) I realized there were five cars (same year, same mo...

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