Jay Agassiz Salmon Arm & Shuswap Lake Real Estate Agent

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Jay just sold a property at 171 17 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
WELCOME HOME! EXTENSIVELY UPDATED TOWNHOUSE! DESIRABLE UPPER LEVEL UNIT WITH VAULTED CEILING! Spacious 1248 sq. ft with 3 bedrooms + a den & 2 full bathrooms. Major highlights include: extensively updated kitchen & appliances, vaulted ceiling, cozy gas fireplace with custom tile work in the living room, newer quality flooring throughout (no more carpet), fresh paint, newer hot water tank + a rear facing deck overlooking a natural wooded area. The separate office area is also a really nice feature, one can watch tv, work on hobbies, do paperwork or tutor the kids. The complex ("Bayview Estates") is in a very handy central location & within walking distance to downtown, uptown, most schools & sports complexes. Also comes with your very own single car garage with remote opener + an open parking stall beside it. Guests can use the visitor parking right across from your unit.
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Jay has listed a new property at 171 17 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
WELCOME HOME! EXTENSIVELY UPDATED TOWNHOUSE! DESIRABLE UPPER LEVEL UNIT WITH VAULTED CEILING! This is the one you've been waiting for, a must see if you're in the market for an immaculate & affordable home! Spacious 1248 sq. ft with 3 bedrooms + a den & 2 full bathrooms. Major highlights include: extensively updated kitchen & appliances, vaulted ceiling, cozy gas fireplace with custom tile work in the living room, newer quality flooring throughout (no more carpet), fresh paint, newer hot water tank + a rear facing deck overlooking a natural wooded area. The separate office area is also a really nice feature, one can watch tv, work on hobbies, do paperwork or tutor the kids. The complex ("Bayview Estates") is in a very handy central location & within walking distance to downtown, uptown, most schools & sports complexes. Also comes with your very own single car garage with remote opener + an open parking stall beside it. Guests can use the visitor parking right across from your unit. For further details or to schedule your personal viewing please call Jay @ 250-833-8284. View more details and contact info. on my personal webpage. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake real estate activity visit & "Like" my popular business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 1231 10 Street Southwest in Salmon Arm.
PRICED BELOW 2020 BC ASSESSMENT VALUE! RETIRE IN STYLE! SPACIOUS HOME IN THE "VILLAGE AT 10TH & 10TH". Rare chance to buy in a very sought after complex (age 55+) located a short stroll from Piccadilly Mall. A luxurious home full of extras on the biggest lot in the development, enjoy panoramic mountain & valley views from almost every window. All amenities are on the main floor including the master bedroom suite, 2nd bedroom/den, laundry & large (23' x 22') 2 car garage. Generous room sizes, deluxe features include geo-thermal heating/cooling, hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, granite kitchen counter tops, quality appliances, walk-in bath tub, security system, retractable awning & u/g irrigation. Bonus is a 2nd level with a 3rd bedroom & bath for overnight guests + a storage or craft room. Enjoy an easy relaxed lifestyle with minimal maintenance in this quality development. Separate Bare Land strata lots with fees only $85/month, grass cutting is included & RV parking may be available. 1 smaller pet is welcome. For further details please call me @ 250-833-8284 or visit my personal webpage. To follow Shuswap real estate activity please visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay just sold a property at 5373 Sunnybrae Canoe Point Road in Tappen.
THEY CALL IT PARADISE POINT FOR A REASON! VACATION IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD! Wonderful semi-rural location only 15 kms off the TCH in desirable Sunnybrae. One of a kind 2006 built 3 bed/2 bath rancher-style home on grade, no stairs! Unique design features include: open concept living, vaulted ceilings, built-in bookcases, central floor to ceiling stone fireplace with efficient wood-burning insert, 2 tiled walk-in showers + beautiful concrete floors throughout. Also features a large pantry which houses the laundry & deep freezer. The master, main bath & one guest room all have doors leading directly out to the wrap around deck with access to a private hot tub area & outdoor shower. Other outside features are numerous & highlighted by a delightful year round creek (natural rear boundary of lot), 12' x 12' screened gazebo, veggie garden w/rustic fence, fruit trees, grape vines + lavender garden just to name a few. When you are ready for a swim or paddle board it's a short stroll across the road to Shuswap Lake. Want to go boating? Launch is only a couple kms. away.
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Jay just sold a property at 1449 1st Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
LEVEL ENTRY 2 BED/2 BATH TOWNHOME! MODERN STYLING. Come check out Orchard Park Terrace a newer, family friendly townhouse complex located only a few minutes from downtown Salmon Arm & comprised of 5 small buildings spaced out over a 2.4 acre property. The site features lots of green space, mature trees, walking trails, decent views and extra parking. This corner unit has level access (no stairs) and parking right outside the door. Built in 2016 & still looks like new, has balance of a 10 year New Home Warranty. Open concept floor plan with hardwood & tile floors, custom kitchen with island, wood cabinets, pantry & s/steel appliances. 2 full bathrooms including a walk-in shower in the ensuite & a tub in the other. Builder went the extra step utilizing ICF construction (insulated concrete forms) for energy efficient heating/cooling and extra soundproofing in party walls. Rentals and pets allowed (1 dog or 1 cat). A great investment. Strata fees only $83.00 per month. Buyer to verify all information deemed important. Call me today toll-free @ 1-800-890-9166 or locally @ 250-833-8284 to schedule your viewing appointment. Follow Shuswap real estate activity by "liking" my business page @ www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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Jay just sold a property at 138 Kault Hill Road in Salmon Arm.
NICE FAMILY WANTED! 5 BED HOME & BIG SHOP ON 5+ ACRES! Looking to grow your own food or raise kids in a country setting? Don't want to live too far out of town? This 5 bed/2 bath rancher style home is on 5.28 acres & located just outside city limits only 9 kms west of Salmon Arm. Cocka-doodle-doo! Owners have free range chickens, could be expanded into a full hobby farm or possible horse property. The house is level entry on a full basement with 3 beds/1 bath on main, 2 bed/1 bath down. Prefer to burn wood? Although home offers forced air nat. gas furnace it also features a cozy wood insert on the main + a wood stove in the basement. Ensuite has a soaker tub + a separate shower. Have vehicles or RV to store? There's has a large attached double garage + a new 24' x 36' detached shop with 16' ceiling (built to lock up). Don't be fooled by the home's age, lots of practical updates done in more recent years including roof, furnace, h/w tank, windows, water system, concrete work, flooring etc... needs some finishing cosmetic touches to suite your personal tastes.
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Jay has listed a new property at 1449 1st Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
LEVEL ENTRY 2 BED/2 BATH TOWNHOME! MODERN STYLING. HOME WARRANTY! Come check out Orchard Park Terrace a newer, family friendly townhouse complex located only a few minutes from downtown Salmon Arm & comprised of 5 small buildings spaced out over a 2.4 acre property. The site features lots of green space, mature trees, walking trails, decent views and extra parking. This corner unit has level access (no stairs) and parking right outside the door. Built in 2016 & still looks like new, has balance of a 10 year New Home Warranty. Open concept floor plan with hardwood & tile floors, custom kitchen with island, wood cabinets, pantry & s/steel appliances. 2 full bathrooms including a walk-in shower in the ensuite & a tub in the other. Builder went the extra step utilizing ICF construction (insulated concrete forms) for energy efficient heating/cooling and extra soundproofing in party walls. Rentals and pets allowed (1 dog or 1 cat). A great investment. Strata fees only $83.00 per month. Buyer to verify all information deemed important. Call me today toll-free @ 1-800-890-9166 or locally @ 250-833-8284 to schedule your viewing appointment. Follow Shuswap real estate activity by "liking" my business page @ www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 2041 30 Street Northeast in Salmon Arm.
LEVEL ENTRY HOME ~ RV PARKING ~ SUITE POTENTIAL Well maintained 4 bed/2.5 bath rancher on a full walkout basement with separate access. Very desirable location with southwest exposure. Great floor plan features 3 bed/2 bath & laundry all on the main + an ensuite, sunken living room, formal dining, kitchen w/work island & built-in appliances & breakfast nook. The walkout basement with suite potential offers a large family room w/gas fireplace, spare bedroom, partially finished bathroom, storage rooms & wine making area. Also has a view deck at the rear with a retractable awning so you can sit outside rain or shine, big 2 car garage plus lots of level side by side parking for multiple vehicles or RV. The gorgeous yard is a manageable size and was designed by a real green thumb. Features carefully selected array of plants, shrubs & trees to provide different colours & textures each season. The popular uptown location is close to grocer, credit union, gas bar + other major amenities. For further details or to schedule a viewing please call 250-833-8284 or visit my personal webpage. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake area real estate activity visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay just sold a property at 1121 Highway 97B in Salmon Arm.
4.48 ACRES ~ DESIRABLE SOUTH CANOE ~ GREAT LOCATION ~ INCLUDES AN OLD HOUSE & BARN! Rare opportunity to purchase land (ALR) in South Canoe, popular for it's rural appeal, option to keep animals, available city water plus quick access into town. Miles of equestrian trails nearby. The property is reasonably level and has lots of open area for pasture, perfect place for a hobby farm. Previous tenant has left a lot of recycling materials onsite that Seller is working on having removed. Price does include an old farmhouse which is in very rough shape, Buyer best to have an experienced renovator/contractor assess. Also included is an older 30' x 120' barn needing lots of attention plus a 30' x 48' equipment shed. Does have potential and could be a great project for the right Buyer. Or possibly a good holding property being a prime location with hwy. exposure, the OCP says intended for Light Industri
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Jay has listed a new property at 138 Kault Hill Road in Salmon Arm.
NICE FAMILY WANTED! 5 BED HOME & BIG SHOP ON 5+ ACRES! Looking to grow your own food or raise kids in a country setting? Don't want to live too far out of town? This 5 bed/2 bath rancher style home is on 5.28 acres & located just outside city limits only 9 kms west of Salmon Arm. Cocka-doodle-doo! Owners have free range chickens, could be expanded into a full hobby farm or possible horse property. The house is level entry on a full basement with 3 beds/1 bath on main, 2 bed/1 bath down. Prefer to burn wood? Although home offers forced air nat. gas furnace it also features a cozy wood insert on the main + a wood stove in the basement. Ensuite has a soaker tub + a separate shower. Have vehicles or RV to store? There's has a large attached double garage + a new 24' x 36' detached shop with 16' ceiling (built to lock up). Don't be fooled by the home's age, lots of practical updates done in more recent years including roof, furnace, h/w tank, windows, water system, concrete work, flooring etc... needs some finishing cosmetic touches to suite your personal tastes. For further details or to schedule a viewing please call 250-833-8284 or visit my personal webpage. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake real estate activity visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay just sold a property at 3220 20 Avenue Southeast in Salmon Arm.
NOW SOLD! 18+ ACRES (ALR) Nice piece of local farming property owned by the same family for generations and the first time offered for sale. All useable land zoned A2. Has easy access, currently planted in alfalfa. Lots of sun exposure with wide road frontage along 20th Ave SE. Located in a good area of town. City water, natural gas at road. No buildings bare land only.
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Jay just sold a property at Lot 2 Cameron Road in Eagle Bay.
NOW SOLD! 8 PRIVATE ACRES! Owner wants sold! Good value here. Heavily treed lot with gentle slope may have potential timber value and a possible lake view with enough clearing. Easy access, paved all the way to Cameron Road, power available, no water or septic. RR4 zoning permits a home plus a cottage. Short drive to the beach at Shannon Park, or take the backroad down the south side of the hill to Herman Lake then White Lake. Miles and miles of of backcountry roads to explore right from your doorstep.
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Jay just sold a property at LS2 Dogwood Crescent in Eagle Bay.
40 ACRES OFF GRID! PRICED BELOW BC ASSESSMENT! Sellers plans have changed, their loss is your gain! 2019 BC Assessment of $214,000. Very private property in the Eagle Bay area, a 4 season recreational paradise on the south shores of Shuswap Lake. This acreage would make a wonderful camping destination for a family or group purchase, lots of space to spread out. Or build your future dream home here, the RR4 zoning would permit a principal residence + a cottage. Access is only 5 minutes off the pavement via a no-thru public gravel road but the last couple kms. are not maintained & best suited to a pickup or higher ground clearance vehicle. Lots of trees on the property + cleared areas, much of it has a gentle grade & potential lake view building sites facing the North Shuswap. The location is approx. 25 minutes from the TCHwy. Public day use park with lake access is only 10 minutes away. White Lake offers world class trout fishing & is a short atv ride away. *Please note... no water, septic or hydro but priced accordingly.
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Jay just sold a property at 527 ARBUTUS STREET in Chase.
DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH! ~ BRING YOUR IDEAS & TOOL BELT! 2019 BC assessment of $327000, 1970's time capsule here but very solid home on 80'x120' lot deserving a makeover, 2 bed/1 bath up, same down, spacious living/dining area, huge rec room down w/ wet bar and f/p wood insert. 22'x27' attached garage/workshop, 10'x40' poured concrete RV pad, great backyard for kids and pets. Prime location near public beach access and golf course. For further details or to schedule a viewing please call 250-833-8284. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake real estate activity visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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Jay just sold a property at 2291 5 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
3 BED TOWNHOUSE WITH FENCED BACKYARD! ~ RENOVATED TOO! ~ PRIME LOCATION! Here's an excellent housing option for any Buyer with a growing family working with a smaller budget. Just move in and enjoy, no work to do or extra money needed to be spent here. Located in a desirable Salmon Arm location near the college and rec centre, also in walking distance to schools, other sports facilities plus Askew's uptown grocery store. The complex is replacing some of the roofing this year and had a major exterior makeover back in 2000. This tidy unit has also been remodelled inside more recently with a full new kitchen, s/steel appliances, fresh flooring and fixtures. 3 bedrooms all on same level, with extra storage closets plus an exterior storage room. Other bonuses include: fenced backyard with deck & garden boxes, 2 parking stalls at the front door (1 open, 1 covered), pets welcome (no height restriction - 1 dog and/or 1 cat) plus rentals permitted making it an attractive investment opportunity. For further details please call me @ 250-833-8284 or visit my personal webpage. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake area real estate activity please visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz. (id:2493)
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Jay just sold a property at 661 2 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
DESIRABLE DOWNTOWN LOCATION! ~ AREA OF FINE HERITAGE HOMES! Enjoy sweeping lake & mountain views by day and twinkling city lights by night all while relaxing on your covered back porch. Super handy location on a desirable street in Salmon Arm just up from City Hall making it practical to walk almost everywhere. This 2200+ sq. ft. bi-level home has some more recent updates including newer kitchen, roof, some windows, appliances & bathroom fixtures. Features spacious room sizes, huge kitchen, formal dining room, 3 bedrooms (1 up/2 down) & 2 full bathrooms. Single garage in the basement. The 0.23 acre lot is 198' deep so has a wonderful backyard for kids & pets. This home would make a great investment as a holding property while bringing in top dollar for rental income. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake area real estate activity please visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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Jay just sold a property at 2180 Fletcher Avenue in Armstrong.
"POPLAR GROVE". AGE 55+ TOWNHOUSE COMPLEX. QUICK POSSESSION! This immaculate & very cheery 2 bed/1 bath level entry townhome has just been cleaned & made ready for some lucky new owners. Semi-attached unit with lots of windows for natural lighting and a large attached carport at the front door for your convenience. Inside you will be impressed with many nice upgrades the Seller has made since 2014, all were installed by professional contractors. Long list of improvements includes fresh paint, new laminate & lino flooring throughout (no carpet), bathroom sink, faucet & comfort height toilet, patio door, hi-efficiency furnace, h/w tank & mostly new appliances. The unit also features a cozy gas free-standing fireplace, central a/c, craft/storage room, covered patio and a fenced back yard for your four legged friend. Enjoy a low maintenance lifestyle that the strata provides and the super convenient location is in easy strolling distance to some local shopping facilities. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake area real estate activity please visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz
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Jay has listed a new property at 3401 65 Street Northwest in Salmon Arm.
MAJESTIC LOG HOME ON 5 ACRES! PRIVACY PLUS! Supernatural setting with no neighbours in sight! One owner home custom built by local craftsmen from Sure Log Homes. Located on a no-thru road in the very desirable Gleneden area of upscale homes and only a 10 minute drive into Salmon Arm. Spacious floor plan constructed with large logs, features include: an open loft and library on 2nd floor overlooking the main, stone fireplace, 3 bedrooms + a den, 3 full bathrooms with clawfoot tub in main bath & jetted soaker tub in bath up, beautiful cedar doors throughout. Other than a heated workshop with separate access and adjoining bathroom, the basement is only framed & wired for the most part so it awaits your finishing ideas. There's lots of space for a large games room or comfortable in-law suite, fully finished the basement would add another 1500 sq.ft. to total useable space. Some grass to mow but much of the yard has been left natural with lots of trees to keep the privacy factor. A detached carport provides shelter for 3 vehicles. Syphon Creek forms a natural boundary on the west side of the property, enjoy endless miles of atv/equestrian trails practically at your doorstep. For further details or to schedule a viewing please call me @ 250-833-8284. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake real estate activity visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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Jay just sold a property at 2993 White Lake Road in Sorrento.
2 HOMES + 8 RV SITES! ~ NON-ZONED NON-ALR! ~ POTENTIAL PLUS! Looking for something out of the ordinary? A chance to live next to a pristine small lake & potentially run your own home-based business? Seller's plans have changed so here's your chance! This is a large semi-lakeshore lot on the sunny side of White Lake that comes with a cozy cottage built in 2007, a detached carriage house built in 2009 + 8 RV sites each already serviced with 30 amp power & water hook-ups. Stocked regularly with the famous fighting rainbow trout, White Lake is truly a premier interior stillwater fishery. Known for it's gin clear water, marl shoals & easy access it's a favourite spot amongst fly fishing fanatics & campers alike. The 2 bed cottage with it's rustic appeal fits perfectly into the country setting, the 1 bed carriage house has a full bath on each level plus shop space that could be used for home based business or rented separately if desired to increase the revenue stream. The 8 level RV sites have easy access and overlook the lake, Sellers had intentions to run a commercial campground in the future. It's the perfect location to use as base & explore miles of nearby crown land, located only 10 minutes off the TCHwy, 25 min. to Salmon Arm. Maybe a group/family purchase? For further details or to schedule a viewing please call me @ 250-833-8284. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake area real estate activity please visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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Jay has listed a new property at 527 ARBUTUS STREET in Chase.
DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH! ~ BRING YOUR IDEAS & TOOL BELT! 2019 BC assessment of $327000, 1970's time capsule here but very solid home on 80'x120' lot deserving a makeover, 2 bed/1 bath up, same down, spacious living/dining area, huge rec room down w/ wet bar and f/p wood insert. 22'x27' attached garage/workshop, 10'x40' poured concrete RV pad, great backyard for kids and pets. Prime location near public beach access and golf course. For further details or to schedule a viewing please call 250-833-8284. To follow ongoing Shuswap Lake real estate activity visit & "Like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.
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