New Immigration Program in 2013

A new immigration program aimed at getting skilled workers into Canada faster will start on Jan. 2. Immigration Minister Jason Kenney says the new rules will help address labour shortages. To qualify, applicants will need to already have a job offer or be pre-qualified by a province or territory. They’ll also have to meet language […]

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High costs drive B.C. first-time homebuyers to seek home with rental unit

The cost of buying and owning a home in British Columbia is so high that about half of first-time-homebuyers are looking for a property with a rental unit to cut costs, according to a new survey. The cost of buying and owning a home in British Columbia is so high that about half of first-time-homebuyers […]

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Bernard Avenue Revitalization Update

The first phase of the $14-million revitalization project on Kelowna’s “Main Street” is nearing completion and Bernard Avenue will reopen to motorists on Friday, Dec. 7 at 6 p.m. “We are really pleased with the outcome,” said Bill Berry, Director of Design & Construction Services. “The first phase from Richter to St. Paul streets was […]

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LAS VEGAS NEWS: In Real Estate Good Things Come to Those Who Don’t Wait

They say that good things come to those who wait, but lately good things come to those who pounce quickly.  Real estate has become a hot commodity once again, and houses that once languished months, or even years, on the Las Vegas MLS are now being snatched up in days or even hours.  We have […]

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Small Business Profile 2012: A Profile of Small Business in British Columbia

HIGHLIGHTS Small Business – There were approximately 385,100 small businesses operating in British Columbia in 2011, accounting for 98 per cent of all businesses in the province. About 82 per cent of these small businesses were micro-businesses with fewer than five employees. Small Businesses Per Capita – In 2011, British Columbia ranked first in terms of small businesses per capita, […]

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US Home Sales Climb in October!

Contact me if you are interested in incredible real estate investment opportunities in Las Vegas and Phoenix.  Ask me about the 1% investment rule.  Now it is the time to invest.  Warren Buffet: “Invest in times of fear, sell in times of confidence”. Please click here:  US Home Sales Climb in October

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Home Buyer Survey October 2012

OCTOBER SURVEY SUMMARY Property Type: 27.4% of purchases were by Move-Up Buyers 19.1% by First Time Buyers 10.1% moving from Single Family Home to Strata Unit 8.4% buying Revenue/Investment Property (up from 7.1% in September)* 7.3% purchasing Recreation Property 5.6% moving from Strata property to Single Family Home  (up from 2.6% in September)* 2.8% moving into Retirement […]

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Kelowna Foreclosures Nov. 4 -16, 2012

Please CLICK HERE for an update on all Kelowna Foreclosures.

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How the Mortgage Approval Process Works

COMPLETING A MORTGAGE APPLICATION – this entails getting your basic information and you providing supporting documentation such as T4’s, notices of assessment, job letters, pay stubs, confirmation of downpayment etc. The reason we gather this information at the onset is to ensure that we have a complete picture of your situation which will save you […]

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