Great Business Opportunity!

Ever wanted to own your own restaurant? Well now is your chance!! The Outer Clove Restaurant is for sale. The Outer Clove - A long time Nelson favourite full-service restaurant offering contemporary and classic dishes from around the world including burgers, wraps, soups, salads, appetizers, dinner entrees, and desserts as well as a number of gluten-friendly and vegetarian dishes. As the name suggests, most dishes are infused with garlic - from a subtle hint to a more intense flavour explosion! Enjoy a seated meal inside or dine outside on the lovely sidewalk seasonal patio while enjoying the warm service and casual vibe. All in all, a solid performing and long-standing business opportunit

360 Virtual Tours - Technology Is Amazing!

Just added 360 video tours to the list of extensive marketing services I provide to my clients! Check out the cool 360 degree virtual walk-through tour for one of my premiere listings - 2277 Pez Road! It's so real you will believe you are actually there.

Kootenay Home Sales Tie 12-Year Old October Record

According to the Kootenay Real Estate Board: “2017 has been one of the best years ever for home sales in the region, With market conditions favoring sellers and overall supply levels at their lowest in a decade, prices are on track for a gain of around 9% this year.” The brisk market here in the Kootenays continues to put upward pressure on pricing as we head into the Winter of 2017. Not all communities in the Kootenays are behaving in the same fashion though, so keep in mind that hyper-local conditions within the various areas and communities may vary.

Who's buying vacation homes—and why—may surprise you

2,577 That’s how many recreational properties changed hands in B.C. in 2016—a 75 per cent surge over the previous year and up almost threefold from 2011. Vacationing Lower Mainlanders may dream of ownership as they snooze on rented lakefront decks this summer, but British Columbians aren’t driving sales, says Rudy Nielsen, president of Niho Land & Cattle Co. Ltd., one of the province’s largest recreational property dealers. It’s Albertans, followed closely by American, European and Chinese buyers capitalizing on a cheap loonie while securing a potential sanctuary in uncertain times. “I just sold a remote piece of property to an English family, sight unseen, and the buyer said he wanted a saf

What You Need to Know About Estate Planning as it Relates to Real Estate

Great article by Elyssa Lockhart on the importance of estate planning as it relates to Real Estate. "It’s not uncommon for people to try to avoid the perceived expenses associated with retaining lawyers, at least with regards to estate planning; but taking matters into one’s own hands by establishing joint property ownership can ultimately be costly, as well as ruinous to relationships, according to Elyssa Lockhart, partner at McQuarrie Hunter LLP" Click here to read full article.


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