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Wednesday, November 28, 2018   /   by Rebecca Currie

Simply First Time Home Buyer Guide

As a first-time home buyer in Kamloops, there’s a whole lot to learn. This is likely the biggest investment you’ve ever made – and the more you know, the better your decisions will be. So grab a glass of wine, sit back, and prepare to learn how to buy a house or condo.

Step 1 – Get Pre-Qualified for a Mortgage
The first step to buying a house or condo in Kamloops is finding out how much your bank is willing to lend you. When you pre-qualify for a mortgage, your lender will look at your income, your debts, your downpayment and your credit history. The pre-approval should be in writing and will include a guaranteed interest rate (usually valid for 90 days). Pre-qualifying will ensure that you know how much mortgage you can get, which in turn will help you know what price range of homes you should be targeting in your search. It allows you to focus your house hunting efforts and eliminates the risk and uncertainty of financing once you find your perf ...

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Monday, November 12, 2018   /   by Rebecca Currie

Simply Market Activity - October 2018

The numbers are in and we are seeing an aggressive downward trend in the number of active listings however we are not seeing any signs of slowing when it comes to prices. 
Most active neighbourhoods: Sahali
Aberdeen
Brocklehurst Appropriately priced homes are still selling quickly however, buyers are being offered opportunities for negotiation. 
I appreciate every opportunity to discuss your real estate needs to get you where you need to go. 

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018   /   by Rebecca Currie

Simply Listing - 2166 Doubletree Crescent

Batchelor Heights beauty! 6 bed 3 bath home with stunning unobstructed valley and river views! The main floor features 9' ceilings throughout with 12' ceilings in the great room. The kitchen offers ample quartz covered counter space and storage which includes a walk in pantry




Large dining area with access to covered upper patio offering the most spectacular views and gas BBQ hookup (ultimate year round entertaining space).



Main floor also offers laundry/mud room off spacious double car garage, master bedroom with walk in closet and luxury en-suite and 2 additional bedrooms.

The views continue in the finished walkout basement which features complete media room, loads of storage, wet bar (suite potential) and 3 more bedrooms!

This home is truly exceptional and you will want to make it yours!

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018   /   by Rebecca Currie

Simply Listing - 3797 Princeton Kamloops Highway

Custom built home on 3+ serene acres in Knutsford. Very private location with pond and hayfields just minutes to amenities. This stunning home boasts panoramic views from every window. Offering an open concept floor plan this 5 bed, 3 bath house features high-end finishes and quality throughout.


From the beautiful kitchen with granite, modern backsplash, large island and stainless appliances to the vaulted ceilings in the main living area to the large composite trex deck (the perfect place to watch the sunset over the pond or the wildlife in the fields). With 9 ft ceilings in the fully finished walkout basement and access to the 1000 sq ft shop/garage there is something for every one. High efficiency wood and electric furnace. Flowing well, set up with water softener and holding tank. Electrical and water in place for future shop and/or barn. 



You do not want to miss out on this one of a kind property and home! Click here for more images and details

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