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West Kelowna Real Estate News

West Kelowna Real Estate News

Welcome to the Shield Real Estate Blog. This is the place to visit when you want the latest West Kelowna real estate news. I share monthly tips on a variety of local real estate topics. Everything from what the market statistics mean to how to amp up your curb appeal! Anything I can share to help you prepare your home and yourself for a potential sale is here. Along with what buyers can expect when they want to purchase a West Kelowna home for sale.

Additionally I love to keep my customers up to date with information about recent listings and solds on my Facebook page. Staying social is a great way to keep my finger on the pulse of the market. It’s also a great way to keep my customers informed! You never know when it will be time to buy or sell a home, but at least you know who your real estate agent in West Kelowna should be!

Follow along, read and share with me!

 

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Market Update on West Kelowna Houses

2022 is finally here, and the real estate market seems to be a hot topic of discussion for many citizens in Canada. West Kelowna houses have been selling for a pretty penny as of late. The seller’s market continues to reign strong
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Josh Miko’s 2021 West Kelowna Real Estate Rewind!

Josh Miko gives one final look back at real estate in West Kelowna in 2021! As December concludes, we have chosen to write our last blog article of 2021 as a recap of the year’s content. This way, all of our clients
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Terravita – Your Next West Kelowna Condo!

Last month we went through an article about Sundance Ridge – a favourite West Kelowna condo! Continuing on with that theme, for the month of November, we’ll be talking about another great condo in the area of West Kelowna. Terravita is a
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Sundance Ridge Condo in West Kelowna!

A few months ago we wrote an article detailing all of the real estate developments in West Kelowna. This month we are going to be building off of that with development-specific content about each complex, building, and community in the area. This
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Modern West Kelowna homes For Sale!

Modern West Kelowna homes for sale are perfect for an Okanagan lifestyle. A modern house offers more than just an aesthetic for many buyers. The floorplan and clean design provide homeowners with the perfect place to call home. Many buyers are searching
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Finding houses in West Kelowna!

Finding houses in West Kelowna is so exciting! There are so many opportunities for new buyers and their families to settle into. With various outdoor activities the possibilities for fun are endless. As COVID-19 restrictions start to tighten again, finding houses in
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Condos in West Kelowna Real Estate

Buying real estate in West Kelowna is a great investment – especially when buying a condo. There are a variety of perks to owning a condo in this city. From added security to less maintenance, a condo is perfect for all you
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Buy a West Kelowna Property For Sale Now and Build Your Dream Home.

Buying a West Kelowna property for sale is the perfect way to make your dream home a reality. Properties in this area provide you with the space and landscape you need to forage the perfect home. There are so many perks to
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What makes a great West Kelowna real estate agent?

Having a great West Kelowna real estate agent on your side can help you buy and sell properties effortlessly. With their expertise and knowledge of properties in West Kelowna, you’re in the best hands possible. There are so many reasons to hire
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Real Estate in West Kelowna is Poised for a Busy Spring!

The demand for real estate in West Kelowna is strong! If you’ve been watching the real estate market closely, then you already know things have been moving quick! Especially when we look at real estate in West Kelowna. The West Kelowna real
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Episode 13: Tiffany Pratt – Wellness by Design: Creating a Home that Brings Joy

What is the relationship between our homes and our mental and physical well-being? Are there changes we can make to infuse a greater sense of joy into our living spaces? How can we reimagine the things we already have to elevate our
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Important questions to ask when looking at West Kelowna houses for sale

Are you looking at West Kelowna houses for sale but are not quite sure if you’re ready to purchase a home? Buying a new home, or a home for the first time can be scary, and there are some questions you need
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Episode 12: Dr. Hadiya Roderique – Working While Black: A Conversation About Race in the Workplace

“You have to be part of changing the culture. If you want racist speech or actions to be unacceptable, you have to be one of the people saying it’s unacceptable.” In Episode 12 of REAL TIME, we discuss racial biases and opportunity
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Episode 11: Steven Sabados – What Do We Want From Our Homes in 2021?

Last year, the COVID-19 pandemic quickly underscored the importance of “home” as refuge. As a result, Canadians started making their homes a larger priority, as demonstrated via record home sales, shifts in the types of homes purchased and a boom in home
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3 tips for buying real estate in West Kelowna

Whether you are a first time home buyer or experienced in purchasing real estate in West Kelowna, there are some tips you can follow to make sure the purchase is successful. This is one of the biggest decisions and purchases you’re ever
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Episode 10: Hindsight is 2020

2020 has been an unprecedented year in almost every regard. In this episode of REAL TIME, we discuss the impact COVID-19 had on Canadians, how housing markets responded, how REALTORS® have adapted and what it all means moving forward. Join us as
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Episode 9: Jesse Thistle – A Conversation About Homelessness in Canada

More than 35,000 Canadians experience homelessness every day. In recognition of this, and to complement REALTORS Care® Week 2020, we’re joined by Jesse Thistle, Métis-Cree author of From the Ashes and assistant professor at York University. Learn about Jesse’s personal experience with
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Episode 8: Kelley Keehn – Making Sense of Money and Real Estate in Today’s Economic Climate

In Episode 8 of REAL TIME, popular personal finance expert and award-winning author Kelley Keehn discusses the financial concerns and realities facing many Canadians today, including homeowners and prospective home buyers. Discover tips and tools for REALTORS® to help your clients assess
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Episode 7: Sarah Richardson – Buying and Designing: Lessons Learned in Real Estate

In Episode 7 of REAL TIME, award-winning designer, best-selling author and TV icon Sarah Richardson shares lessons learned during an incredibly successful career buying and designing homes – everything from the value of using a REALTOR® to making the most of your
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Episode 6:Strategic Advertising in Real Estate

In Episode 6 of REAL TIME, we talk with Subtej Nijjar, partner at Union Creative, the agency behind CREA’s national ad campaigns, about methodologies REALTORS® can employ to better understand their audience, position themselves strategically and stay relevant in periods of change
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Episode 6: Subtej Nijjar – Strategic Advertising in Real Estate

In Episode 6 of REAL TIME, we talk with Subtej Nijjar, partner at Union Creative, the agency behind CREA’s national ad campaigns, about methodologies REALTORS® can employ to better understand their audience, position themselves strategically and stay relevant in periods of change
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Episode 5: Riti Verma & Ben Sweet – Managing your online reputation as a REALTOR®

In Episode 5 of REAL TIME, we’ll join Riti Verma, real estate entrepreneur and CEO of RankMyAgent.com—with input from REALTOR® Ben Sweet—to discuss the importance of managing your online reputation as a REALTOR®. We’ll look at the impacts of online reviews, tips
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Episode 5:Managing your Online Reputation as a REALTOR®

In Episode 5 of REAL TIME, we’ll join Riti Verma, real estate entrepreneur and CEO of RankMyAgent.com—with input from REALTOR® Ben Sweet—to discuss the importance of managing your online reputation as a REALTOR®. We’ll look at the impacts of online reviews, tips
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