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By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Inventory levels continue to rise in the Central Okanagan real estate market.  The inventory level increases for each month from 2009 to 2010 are as follows:  January 2010 = 15.50%  February 2010 = 23.65%  March 2010 = 27.29%  April 2010 = 16.68%  May 2010 = 9.61% If new listings coming onto the ...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Current Active Central Okanagan MLS Listing Inventory as of June 22,2010: Single Family Dwellings - 2354 properties including 8 pending offers ranging in value from $267,900 to $774,900   Strata - Condos - 1201 properties with 2 pending offers of $229,900 and $399,900 respectively Strata - Townho...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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There are currently 83 active foreclosures (as of May 24,2010) amongst the entire listing inventory for the Central Okanagan.  That is a 36% increase in the foreclosure inventory from last month. The foreclosure inventory breakdown is as follows: 11 Lots and Acreages (Ranging in value from $39,50...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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In the nearly five years I have been a real estate agent I have experienced pretty much the entire gamut of emotions there are. Being in this industry means having triumphant days where everything seems to work out while other days are best forgotten or at least wish we could forget.  The princi...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Current Active Central Okanagan MLS Listing Inventory as of March 28,2010: Single Family Dwellings - 1916 properties (393 more properties or a 25.80% increase from February) including 11 pending offers ranging in value from $348,800 to $649,000   Strata - Condos - 1088 properties (157 more proper...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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The idea of paying someone else's mortgage and helping them build equity in their property really doesn't make a lot of good financial sense!  As a long term renter, you are literally throwing away tens of thousands of dollars of your hard earned money instead of creating a forced savings plan b...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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There are currently 64 foreclosures (as of March 22,2010) amongst the entire listing inventory for the Central Okanagan.  That is a increase of 3 properties in the foreclosure inventory from last month. The foreclosure inventory breakdown is as follows: 2 Lots and Acreages (both at $115,000) with...

By Jo-Anne Smith
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Mission Hill Family Estate in the Okanagan, British Columbia, is one of the most beautiful and fascinating wineries in the world. Anthony von Mandl started the vinyards in 1981 and today it is one of the top wineries  in the world. We spent a wonderful afternoon there last fall. Anthony has a gre...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Lenetta Thordarson, Associate Executive Director of the Kelowna Community Food Bank discusses the on going year round needs of the Food Bank. The message is simple...families and especially children should not go to bed hungry! For more details on how to donate food or monies to this amazing org...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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There are potential dangers and pitfalls when it comes to pricing your home in any kind of real estate market.  Sellers can be reluctant to price their home in line with the marketplace as they feel they may be giving away too much of their home equity.  The reality is pricing your home right fr...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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K.L.O. - means "Kelowna Land and Orchard Company", the company owned most of the land in that area for many years. Kelowna's Fall Wine Festival is ranked amongst the "Top 100 Events in North America" year after year. Mount Boucherie is one of five extinct volcanoes found in the Okanagan. Kelowna...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Kelowna,BC Canada Quick Facts and Statistics: 1. Kelowna is the largest city in BC's intrerior region and was incorporated in 1905. 2. Kelowna's total land area is 221.69 square kilometres. 3. Kelowna is located in British Columbia's Central Okanagan Regional District. 4. Kelowna is 471 kilometr...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Post Subject Removal Checklist: Choose a Lawyer or Notary to handle the conveyancing of your home purchase.  If unsure as to who you should hire then ask your Realtor® for a list of recommended names. Ask your lawyer or notary what you should expect to pay for Closing Costs. Also, be sure to ask...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Current Active Central Okanagan MLS Listing Inventory as of February 8,2010: Single Family Dwellings - 1523 properties (a 15.12% increase from January) including 17 pending offers ranging in value from $284,900 to $999,000   Strata - Condos - 931 properties (a 1.48% decrease from January) with 1 ...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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There are currently 61 foreclosures (as of February 8,2010) amongst the entire listing inventory for the Central Okanagan.  That is a decrease of 14 properties (-22.95%) in the foreclosure inventory from last month. The foreclosure inventory breakdown is as follows: 2 Lots and Acreages (both at $...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Whether you are considering buying a new home or refinancing your existing mortgage, important personal information and documents will be required by lenders.  This checklist gives an overview of the necessary documentation that most Canadian lenders require prior to approving and funding a mort...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Current Active Central Okanagan MLS Listing Inventory as of January 10,2010: Single Family Dwellings - 1323 properties (a 12.17% decrease from December) including 12 pending offers ranging in value from $49,900 to $15.9M    Strata - Condos - 945 properties (a 11.96% decrease from December) with n...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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There are currently 75 foreclosures (as of January 10,2010) amongst the entire listing inventory for the Central Okanagan.  There was a slight decrease of 3 properties in the foreclosure inventory from last month. The foreclosure inventory breakdown is as follows: 4 Lots and Acreages ($115,000 to...

By Dana Smithers, PRES Staging Training, Redesign Training & Busines
(PRES Staging Resource Centre )
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I am one of those people who loves to set goals each January. I don't make new year's resolutions as that sounds too negative to me. I like to use the 9 section Western Feng Shui bagua as my guide and put pictures, photos, sayings, etc. reflecting how I want 2010 to materialize. This is one of th...

By Jason Neumann, Realtor - www.KelownaRealEstateNews.com
(Century 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.)
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Catchy title don't you think?  Thought it might grab your attention! I was thinking of my son who happens to be a math whiz, I wanted to impress him a little with some numerology!  Well truth be told the title is meant to covertly ask the question... "What will you do with your time during the co...

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