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Strong Economy Supporting Elevated Housing Demand, BCREA

Vancouver, BC – December 12, 2017. The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 7,731 residential unit sales were recorded by the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in November, an increase of 20.4 per cent from the same period last year. Total sales dollar volume was $5.59 billion, up 39.1 per cent from November 2016. The average MLS® residential price in the province was $723,112, up 15.5 per cent from November 2016.
BC MLS Sales November December 2017 Economy Kamloops Home House Sales Residential Real Estate MLS Listing Realty Kirsten Mason Century 21 Best top realtor agent“November was the third consecutive month that BC home sales were above 9,000 units, on a seasonally adjusted basis,” said Cameron Muir, BCREA Chief Economist. “Elevated consumer demand is being supported by strong employment growth, rising wages and favourable demographics.”
BC employment increased 3.8 per cent over the last 12 months, totaling over 90,000 jobs. Over the same period, average hourly wages in the province climbed 5.7 per cent to $26.82. Against this backdrop, a large cohort of millennials is entering their household-forming life stage. In addition, some buyers are likely completing purchases now in advance of tighter conventional mortgage qualifications, scheduled for the new year.
Year to date, BC residential sales dollar volume was down 6.8 per cent to $69.4 billion, when compared with the same period in 2016. Residential unit sales declined 8.8 per cent to 98,024 units, while the average MLS® residential price increased 2.2 per cent to $708,150.

New Listing: 1699 Parkcrest Avenue, Brocklehurst, Kamloops, BC $384,900

1699 Parkcrest Avenue, Brocklehurst, Kamloops Home for Sale

New Listing: 1699 Parkcrest Avenue, Brocklehurst, Kamloops, BC $384,900. Centrally located Brock home close to transportation, schools and shopping.

This home has had a number of updates including furnace, central a/c unit, hot water tank, roof, some flooring, basement bathroom shower, paint and more. The main floor has a large living space with pellet stove to keep you warm in the winter months.

The kitchen has a lot of storage and laundry is located on the main floor. There is a large master suite with 2 piece ensuite and sitting room space. There are two additional bedrooms on the main floor and a large bathroom. The basement level has an in-law suite that could be a one or two bedrooms with its own laundry.

Some separation needed to be installed to be totally enclosed. There is a one car garage, tons of parking with room for an RV. The inground pool needs a liner but is a great size and fairly private. Quick possession possible and easy to show.

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New Listing: 595 Durango Drive, Campbell Creek/Deloro, Kamloops BC, $1,398,000

595 Durango Dr, Campbell Creek, Kamloops Homes for Sale

New Listing: 595 Durango Drive, Campbell Creek/Deloro, Kamloops BC, $1,398,000. Executive acreage with 60×80 detached shop, in ground pool and extensive reno’s, there are so many extras in this property!

This home is located 20 minutes east of Kamloops, with easy access both off of Durango Drive and secondary driveway to access the dream shop off of Dallas Drive. The many features of this home include a total renovation in ’09-’10 that left NOTHING untouched. Updates include:

Main floor:
– Kitchen with large granite centre island, quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances with two ovens.
– Hardwood flooring throughout the main areas
– Beautiful tile work in the large pantry, bathrooms and laundry room
– Huge master bedroom with oversized walk in closet and 3 piece ensuite with steam shower
– Main 4 piece bathroom has stone countertops
– New carpet
– Bar in the family room great for entertaining.
– Fir internal doors
– Trim and baseboards
– Wood fireplace with rock surround
The main floor has a large inviting foyer. To the right of the entry way there is lots of room for living with the great room open floor plan, the kitchen is open to the living room and dining room. There is a wood burning fireplace in the living room. The kitchen walks out to the deck and it also features a huge 8×9 pantry. Down the east hallway leads to a 32×27 family room with bar, 11×11 laundry room and a large office that is 17×16. There is a 2 piece bathroom in this area. From the kitchen area to the west stretch of the home leads to the main 4 piece bathroom, guest bedroom and large master suite. The main house has a 3 car attached garage. The double garage has access through a hallway from the main living area and the single from the family room area. All garage doors updated including openers.

– Entire reno with new carpeting
– Insulation
– Plumbing
– Fir doors
– 400 amp wiring
– New wood stove
– 5 piece bathroom
– 2 hot water tanks: 2010 and 2015
– 2 furnaces – each with humidifiers
The basement level is a walk out day light basement. There are two stairwells for access inside the home. From the main floor family room the stairs lead to the large rec room with wood stove. There is a door to access the back yard. Open to the rec room is an additional office or den space. There is a large 18×10 storage off of this rec room with built in storage. The gym is 12×19 and features built in sound. The basement features 3 large bedrooms one located off of the gym area. From the gym leads to the games room which also has built in sound and two additional bedrooms. The two bedrooms in this area are oversized 13×11 and 10×19. The 5 piece bathroom is located off of the two bedroom area and also close to the second basement exit to the back yard and pool area. Perfect for those hot days! The second stairwell is off of the games room and leads to the main foyer of the main floor.

House Exterior Upgrades:
– New roof with all new trusses, sheeting and 50 year shingle
– New soffit, gutters and downspouts
– All new windows and outside doors. Main floor has triple pane windows, basement double pane shatter proof security glass.
– Entire house wrapped in 1.5’SM foam board for added insulation
– New stucco and eve cedar shakes
– New deck off of the kitchen engineered for the hot tub (2010 Arctic Spa Top of the line model), treated cedar with aluminum railing.
– Double and single garage doors including openers (attached garage)
– Alarm system

Landscaping & Yard Upgrades (2012 to present):
– 20×40 custom in ground pool from Parklane with heat pump heater
– Custom pool house with full kitchen, wired, plumbed including hot water tank and change room.
– Custom stamped concrete pool surround and pool house floor
– 14 zone irrigation
– 10 foot privacy fence around the property
– New septic system and field for the house
– Shed with concrete floor
– Cedar hedges, flower beds and numerous fruit trees.
– New sod on entire property
– Large gravel driveway: access from front to back of property. Tons of parking!

Detached Shop:
– 60×80 shop with 20 foot ceilings
– 5 overhead doors to include:
– 2: 14 foot wide by 16 foot high
– 2: 10 foot wide by 12 foot high
– 1: 16 foot wide by 16 foot high
– 2×8 on 16″ framed walls.
– Insulated and tin clad inside and out
– Natural gas heat
– 50 year roof
– Full mezzanine, office and 3 piece bathroom with shower.
– Gravel driveway for access off of Dallas Dr.

You won’t find a property like this one! It is essentially a brand new house with all the renovations completed. Call for more info or to book a private showing.

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New Listing Coming Soon! 391 Tuxford Drive, Upper Sahali, Kamloops $569,900

391 Tuxford Drive Albert McGowan Home House for Sale Century 21 Best Neighbourhood Neighborhood Kirsten Mason Team Best Top Agent RealtorUpper Sahali basement entry home with numerous updates, suite potential and located in a cul-de-sac. Updates include: laminate flooring on the main floor, paint, carpet, bathrooms with stone counters, kitchen, stainless appliances, furnace, central a/c unit and roof. The main entry is spacious and leads to an office or bedroom off the foyer. There is access also to the large family room with bay window and gas fireplace. There is an additional bedroom in the basement, 3 piece bathroom and laundry room. The basement has a separate entry and would be perfect for an inlaw suite.

The main floor features a formal dining room and vaulted ceilings in the living room with lots of windows for natural light. The kitchen is updated with white cabinetry, stainless appliances and open to a nook area and family room. The family room leads to a large patio that overlooks the yard. There are 3 bedrooms on the main floor. The master suite has tons of closet space and a 3 piece ensuite that has some updates. The main floor spare bedrooms are a good size and there is an additional 4 piece bathroom on the main floor.

Other features include a fenced yard with irrigation, two storage sheds, additional covered deck that is ground level, lots of garden space and very private flat yard. There is a two car garage and good room to expand the driveway a bit to accommodate a RV. Perfect location in Sahali located steps from Albert McGowan Park & Water Park as well as Elementary School. Public transportation is minutes from this home as well as shopping a short drive away. Homes in this area don’t come up often! Day before notice for showings.

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Kamloops District Real Estate Associations Statistics For November 2017

The Kamloops District Real Estate Association has released the latest Statistics for November 2017. Click on the image below to enlarge or PDF documents included in the links below.


Comparative analysis by property type November 2017

Comparative analysis by property type November 2017

PDF: Comparative analysis by property type November 2017

MLS Activity November 2017

MLS Activity November 2017

PDF: MLS Activity November 2017

Out of town Sales by Subarea November 2017

Out of town Sales by Subarea November 2017

Out of town Sales by Subarea November 2017

Out of town Sales by Subarea November 2017

PDF: Out of town Sales by Subarea November 2017

Sales by Subarea November 2017

Sales by Subarea November 2017

PDF: Sales by Subarea November 2017

New Listing: 555 Tod Mountain Road, Heffley, Kamloops, BC $529,900

555 Tod Mountain Road, Heffley, Kamloops, BC

New Listing: 555 Tod Mountain Road, Heffley, Kamloops, BC $529,900. Great family home on a large 1.26 acre lot wit potential to subdivide.

This property has a number of updates including furnace, kitchen, bathrooms, flooring, windows and more. The home has a ton of living space and privacy on the large lot. There is a single attached carport and additional detached shop with carport.

The property is partially fenced and has room for future development. There are two septic fields and two tanks. One owner home that has been meticulously maintained.

This property is located 15 minutes drive from Kamloops and 30 minutes from Sun Peaks ski resort. There is transportation nearby and the elementary school is a short walk away. Quick possession possible. 

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New Listing: 1858 Ironwood Terrace, Sun Rivers, Kamloops, BC $599,990

1858 Ironwood Terrace, Sun Rivers, Kamloops, BC

New Listing: 1858 Ironwood Terrace, Sun Rivers, Kamloops, BC $599,990. Former energy star lottery home with so many great features.

This two storey home has an open plan with high vaulted ceilings. The main floor features a large inviting main entry with a bedroom or office. The entry opens to the living and dining room space with so many windows for natural light. The large kitchen features bamboo cabinets with concrete and glass stone counters for low maintenance living.

There is main floor laundry with lots of built-ins and access to the oversized 2 car garage. There is also a 4 piece main bathroom. The second level features a large master suite with private covered patio, walk in closet and lovely ensuite. There is an office space on the second level overlooking the main floor. The basement level is perfect for an inlaw suite with an additional bedroom, wet bar, 4 piece bathroom, large family room and storage.

This home is energy neutral often selling power back to the grid. Zero carbon footprint!  Solar panels on recycled rubber shingled roof plus facial collection system deck rails. Fully landscaped yard with irrigation and veggie garden. Other extras include central a/c, extra space over the garage for future development, cork flooring throughout and 2 large patios.

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