JUST LISTED: 5 Bedroom Executive Family Home on Nelson's North Shore

Gorgeous 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom executive family home on Nelson’s North Shore only 10 minutes from Nelson at 4-Mile. This stately 2 storey home with full basement sits elegantly on a 0.77 acre level lot with extensive landscaping including underground sprinkler system, rock walls, decks and patio spaces perfect for entertaining and a great lawn space for kids and family fun. Large paved drive is perfect for RV and boat parking and the property backs onto a lovely year-round creak and is extremely private in this location at the end of the cul-de-sac. Walk up a few steps onto the front veranda to access the main floor of this home. Once inside you will find a generous living/dining area, rec

JUST SOLD! Quintessential Downtown Heritage Home

Built in 1920, this 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom home has been upgraded to enhance the original heritage features. Large principal rooms on main floor with high ceilings and beautiful wood floors make this home ideal for family living and entertaining. 816 Silica Street, Nelson, BC Price: $424,900

Another Sale Over Asking Price!

JUST SOLD! Beautifully maintained and quality built 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom lower corner condo unit in Rosemont with the golf course only steps away. #303 - 901 West Richards Street, Nelson, BC Price: $345,000 Another very happy client! Call me to get these results for your property too!

Price Reduced on Winlaw Riverfront Property

Rural living at it’s finest! Enjoy this remarkable 5.4 acre riverfront property with expansive fields, a usable barn, wooded area with year-round stream bubbling down to the river, a fenced garden, chicken coops, and a multitude of fruit trees including cherry, apple, and plum. The 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home situated on the property boasts newly refinished hardwood floors in the kitchen and living room and a renovated main bathroom with jetted soaker tub. Access the large east facing deck through glass sliding doors off the living room where you can relax on a lazy summer evening while gazing out over acres of grassy fields towards the Slocan River. 6090 Slocan River Road, Winlaw, BC Price

Summer Housing Market Continues to Sizzle

Here's what the BC Real Estate Association has to say about the July Real Estate Market. “Strong economic growth, an expanding population base and a lack of supply continue to drive BC home sales and prices this summer," said Cameron Muir, BCREA Chief Economist. "However, home sales have edged back 4 per cent since May, with active listings beginning to bounce back from a 20-year low," added Muir. "If these trends continue, it may signal that more balanced market conditions could emerge before the end of the year." For complete article click here

Market Stats for July for Nelson Rural Properties

Things are looking good for sellers and buyers in the month of July for Nelson Rural properties. As you can see there the inventory last month is up from the previous month which means there is more properties are on the market to choose from. Solds are down by half but that may mean that folks are out enjoying our sunny and hot summer weather before getting back down to business and I suspect we will see an uptake in the number of solds again as we move into the fall market. As always, if you have any questions about market trends or your property in particular, give me a shout or text @ 250.777.2500.

MORTGAGE RATE FORECAST: Strong Canadian Economy Could Signal Change in Interest Rates

Mortgage Rate Outlook For the past six months, the relative calm in the Canadian economy meant that mortgage rates were guided more by external factors than domestic ones. Most prominent has been the quieting of previously bullish sentiment on US growth and inflation, as neither the trillion-dollar infrastructure plan nor tax cuts promised by the Trump administration have been proposed, never mind passed, despite one-party control of Congress. Bond markets have taken notice of this inaction, dramatically revising down expectations. Consequently, bond yield spent much of the last three months sliding back toward pre-election levels. Pushing against this trend, the US Federal Reserve (the Fed)

JUST SOLD ! For over asking price!

Magnificent 4 level split, 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom home with in-law suite overlooking Nelson and Kootenay Lake. Enter this beautiful home from the paved driveway level to find a generous foyer with access to the double garage, the one bedroom in-law suite, and the staircase leading to the elegant main floor living space. 1228 Trevor Street, Nelson, BC Price: $749,000 If you want to get top dollar for the sale of your home as well - give me a call!

Market Stats for July 2017 for the City of Nelson

The Nelson market is continuing to heat up along with the temperature with 21 new listings in the month of July, slightly over June's total of 19. This brings the number of active listings overall up to 49 for July, also up over June's total of 41. 12 listings were sold this month compared to 16 in June. Going into the first half of the summer, it appears that July has been a very active month for new listings and sales.

JUST SOLD! Riverfront Property in Glade

Riverfront recreational property in Glade located in the ALR with over 300 feet of Kootenay River waterfront and great fishing right at your doorstep. This level 2.08 acre partially fenced property has plenty of room for horses or other livestock.


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