Jay Agassiz Salmon Arm & Shuswap Lake Real Estate Agent

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Jay has listed a new property at 451 1st Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
DOWNSIZE IN STYLE ~ BRAND NEW BUILD ~ WALK TO ALL AMENITIES. Spectacular one level home just getting the finishing touches applied & will be ready for quicker possession. Quality higher-end materials used inside & out, not cheaply built. All amenities are on one floor with no stairs to climb. Features a modern look with open concept, dramatic vaulted ceiling, custom kitchen w/granite countertops & handle-less cabinets, Kohler bathroom fixtures, auto-lighting in closets, Heat & Glo gas fireplace, central a/c. Exterior finished with hardi-board, t&g pine soffits & real ledge stone veneer. This is not a post-card sized bare-land strata lot, rather is situated on a 127' deep conventional freehold lot with a really decent sized backyard! Located near the Downtown Senior's Activity Centre and in easy walking distance of all commonly used downtown amenities. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 2646 Centennial Drive in Blind Bay.
NEAR THE BEACH IN POPULAR BLIND BAY! Located in the heart of the Shuswap & only a couple blocks from the water this 3 bed + den/2 bath tidy home is a great getaway spot or year round residence. Beautiful manicured 0.39 acre lot with peek-a-boo lake view, u/g irrigation, fruit trees, grape vines, greenhouse & 16' x 10' garden shed. Bi-level design on a full walkout basement with separate entrance (great suite potential). All amenities on main floor, impressive great room with vaulted ceilings & exposed beams, patio doors lead out to 400+ sq. ft. of covered deck. Other features include central a/c, central vac, 2 gas f/ps, hi-eff. furnace, games room, huge patio under deck, attached 19' x 22' garage. Some updated windows, hardi-board siding, soffits, gutters, metal roof, paved driveway. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 1911 Cambie-Solsqua Road in Sicamous.
12.71 ACRE PRIVATE HIDEAWAY ~ HOBBY FARM POTENTIAL ~ WATER RIGHTS ON CREEK! Unique opportunity here, 2 lots on 2 separate titles priced & sold together as a package deal. The 3 bed/2 bath basement home & multiple detached outbuildings are on approx. 11.23 acres (zoned RSC) with Hillyer Creek acting as a natural boundary on one side. The adjoining lot below (zoned RR1) is approx. 1.48 acres and runs along Cambie-Solsqua Rd. Both located approx. 6 kms. from downtown Sicamous. Cozy level entry home utilizes 3 heat sources including propane gas/electric/wood. The acreage has had critters sometime in the past so near the house is some levelled area with several small barns. It may also have some marketable timber. Other detached buildings include a 16' x 20' shop, 20' x 18' open garage & a large wood shed. Both parcels have domestic water licenses on the creek plus the home is connected to a very good drilled well. The house stays cool with the trees, creek & mountain breeze all acting as a natural air conditioner. Call or email to arrange your personal viewing. If working with an agent please have them contact me directly on your behalf. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 3379 White Lake Road in Tappen.
DREAM HOME ON 324' OF DEEDED LAKESHORE ~ QUIET SEMI-RURAL 2.77 ACRES ~ 960 SQ.FT SHOP! Looking for a spectacular waterfront getaway or year round home without the irritating noise of powerboats? You're sure to be impressed by this quality home & it's 4000+ sq.ft of luxury living space over 3 floors. Show stopper prow design features a great room with dramatic 20' + high ceiling & bank of windows overlooking tranquil local gem known as "Little" White Lake. Other than sighting a few deer, moose or other small wildlife you'll only ever see the occasional nature lover paddle by on their stand up board, canoe or kayak. Too many house features/details to possibly list, but here are a few highlights: all amenities on main level, gourmet kitchen w/island & built-in appliances, 2 spacious master bedroom suites (1 on main, 1 on 2nd level loft), year-round lake view sunroom, office, multiple decks for outdoor entertaining, walkout basement (easy suite potential) w/huge family & games rooms, craft room, 2 guests rooms & full bath, a/c, water purification system. Extensive landscaping, driveway & drainage work already completed, lots of elbow room, partially fenced yard, garden boxes. The finished timber frame shop & attached drive thru carport/RV shelter is also very well done. This is truly a must see property for more discriminating Buyers. Call or email to arrange your personal viewing. If working with an agent please have them contact me directly on your behalf. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 425 Maduik Avenue in Sicamous.
RETIRE IN STYLE! ~ SPACIOUS RANCHER + SHOP ~ NO STAIRS! Welcome to your new forever home, this super tidy 3 bed + den/ 2 full bath is the one you've been waiting for! Bright & open design with all amenities on same floor, vaulted ceilings, kitchen island, hardwood & tile floors, cozy wood pellet stove, spa-like ensuite with jetted soaker tub & walk-in shower + a bonus room to use as a music studio, den or home office. Level 0.23 acre lot is quite easy to care for with low maintenance landscaping at the back, just a bit of grass out front to mow. Wonderful 12' x 46' fibreglass sundeck with gazebo adds the perfect outdoor living space. Mrs. Buyer will fall in love with the 10' x 12' "She Shed" and Mr. Buyer can keep busy puttering in the 30' x 28' 2 bay insulated shop. Plenty of space also to park a boat or RV. Located on a quiet cut-de-sac and a quick drive to all local downtown amenities. Call or email me to arrange your personal viewing. If already working with an agent please have them contact me directly on your behalf. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 1821 27 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
WELCOME HOME! ~ DESIRABLE "APPLEYARD" LAKE VIEW LOCATION! Wonderful family home in a very sought after neighbourhood near the lake featuring southern exposure, stunning lake & mountain views + a great yard. This super tidy 3 bed/2 bath bi-level design has been well cared for & loved by the same owners since 2003. Many updates over more recent years & some highlights include: remodelled open kitchen w/island, new roof, gutters, windows, gas f/p, flooring, h/w tank & asphalt driveway. Enjoy the huge covered view deck with n/g bbq. hook up year round. Walkout basement w/mudroom, family room (could be bedroom 4), single car garage/workshop, separate RV parking next to the house + tons of open level parking. Fenced backyard for kids & pets, garden plot to grow your own produce + bonus big steel box for storing quads/bikes or use as workshop space. Call or email me to arrange your personal viewing. If already working with an agent please have them contact me directly on your behalf. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 2 1070 1 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
FUNCTIONAL & AFFORDABLE! ~ WHY RENT WHEN YOU CAN OWN? Tastefully updated 1 bed/1 bath townhome ready for quick possession! Fresh paint, trim & flooring. Updated fixtures, hardware, washer/dryer, h/w tank, tile backsplash + more! Primary heating/cooling is provided by a split style heat pump. Strata fees only $165/month with no age restrictions. One pet is welcome and rental are permitted. Convenient parking stall near your front door. Location is in walking distance to downtown. This is a perfect turn-key investment property, first time home or retirement nest. Call or email your REALTOR® and ask them to arrange your personal viewing. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at Lot 2 Jackson Road in Tappen.
SUNNYBRAE DREAM BUILD LOCATION ~ 0.53 ACRE WITH SWEEPING LAKE & MTN. VIEWS! Large level building lot nestled on a small bluff just above the shores of Shuswap Lake with spectacular views & southern exposure. Could be considered "semi-waterfront" as there are no homes directly below the lot. Located right across from Salmon Arm & only a 15 minute drive into town. Desired not only for it's quiet semi-rural lifestyle, Sunnybrae Properties is also known for it's own micro-climate with shorter winters & longer growing season plus the luxury of quick lake access for any watersport activity. It's a short stroll to the day park swimming beach or a quick drive to Provincial Park boat launch. This lot also benefits from being on a no-thru road, having some mature trees, room to build a shop, u/g services (including natural gas & high speed internet), fire hall a block away & a government-managed community water system. Seller says there's also an old drilled well on the property. A new & improved highway interchange is also currently in progress. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 105 Grove Road in Enderby.
WELCOME TO 105 GROVE ROAD ~ A LITTLE SLICE OF HEAVEN! Here you can enjoy peaceful country living yet be only minutes to either Salmon Arm or Enderby. This location is very desirable & offers some luxuries such as natural gas & fibre-optics which other areas out of town don't provide. The property features a 3100+ sq. ft. 5 bedroom home with attached double carport & a 1600+ sq. ft. heated detached shop on 4.54 useable acres. Inside the open concept house the impressive 2 storey great room with a loft/studio facing south has a really great vibe to it. Other highlights just to name a few include custom cabinets, inlaid hardwood floors, unique tile work, 3 gas fireplaces, spacious master suite with 5 pce. ensuite, wrap around sundeck, full walkout basement with suite potential plus much much more. Very nice setting with many mature trees left in place to retain the privacy factor. The substantial size workshop with overhead radiant heat is suitable for most serious hobbyists or even some professional trades people. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please visit my personal website to instantly view more details or to inquire about viewing. Viewings are by appt. only so please do not drive up the driveway. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 2051 12 Street Southwest in Salmon Arm.
FOOTHILLS BEAUTY ~ MOVE IN READY! Fussy owners live here & pride of ownership shows. Immaculate 4 bed/2 bath bi-level home in desirable "Foothills" area. Lots of money spent here in the last several years. Includes new roof, gutters, windows, furnace, a/c, h/w tank, 200 amp service & much more. The spic 'n' span interior has nice updates throughout, features a bright living room with cozy gas fireplace, separate dining area, security system + a large family room & mud/laundry room downstairs. A 10'x18' covered deck off the dining room overlooks the private hot tub area & fully fenced backyard (w/irrigation). The level driveway out front is another really nice selling feature, there's lots of open RV/boat parking & the double carport offers 470 sq. ft. of covered parking. Out back you'll find a well built 10'x16' garden shed. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please visit my personal website to instantly view more details or to inquire about making viewing arrangements. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 1301 Foothill Road Southwest in Salmon Arm.
VACATION IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD! ~ CUSTOM HOME + SHOP! ~ ALMOST 1/2 ACRE IN POPULAR FOOTHILLS! Quality home with double garage + detached 24'x28' deluxe shop (w/attached 14'x28' RV carport). Home was built in 2003/04, a small addition to rear of house + the shop was done in 2009/2010. A lovely partial kitchen makeover including quartz countertops, tile floor & s/s hood over the gas range has just been completed this year and looks fabulous! Too many features & extras to list, a few highlights include: all amenities on main floor, spa-like master suite w/jetted soaker tub, private deck & screened-in sitting room, front covered porch, security system, on demand h/w, built-in vac, gas f/p, hardwood & tile floors + 2 bedrooms & bath on 2nd floor for guests. Walkout basement with separate access has a summer kitchen, bathroom & laundry hook-ups, great for extra visitors or potential in-law accommodation/revenue suite. Park-like yard with extensive perennial gardens,rock & water features, mature trees, fire pit & picnic area, rustic potting sheds, u/g irrigation, fruit trees, privacy hedges + a dog run. Must see in person to appreciate all that is here. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 431 1 Street in Salmon Arm.
GREAT DEAL ON A LITTLE HOUSE IN TOWN! ~ NOT A STRATA! ~ This 2 bed/1 bath oldie but goodie is a perfect starter home. Conventional freehold title, not a bare land strata so no strata rules/regs or fees. Downtown Salmon Arm location lets you walk everywhere. Upgrades include new roof, vinyl windows, 200 amp service, h/w tank, gas fireplace, exterior paint. The house has been well cared for but awaits some interior cosmetic makeover ideas. A little sweat equity will go a long way here. Has a carport attached with a good sized workshop & storage room at the back. Deep lot so there's lots of room to garden or fence in for kids/pets. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 292 Kault Hill Road in Salmon Arm.
9+ ACRES WITH LAKE VIEW BEYOND COMPARE! Looking for a local acreage to build on? This 9.37 acre property checks off a lot of boxes! Near town? Check. Private? Check. Spectacular view? Check. Water & Power? Check. Non-ALR? Check. No Strata Fees or Building Scheme? Check. Room for a couple horses? Check. Located just outside city boundaries on popular Kault Hill, this property faces Mt. Bastion & Tappen Bay providing sweeping panoramic views. The land is mostly sloping & treed but several acres have been cleared & levelled. Onsite is a large shed + a new accessory building intended as a barn w/storage space above which will be super handy for other critters or to use during the home building process. Have a couple horses? New paddocks/corral also in place. Serviced with well & 200 amp service. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details or to make viewing arrangements. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 96 2932 Buckley Road in Sorrento.
LIFE IS BETTER AT THE LAKE! ~ AFFORDABLE LAKESIDE RETIREMENT LIVING! Get ready to be impressed! Welcome to "Sorrento Place At The Lake", a very desirable age 55+ lakeside manufactured home park featuring a community beach, dock, boat launch, picnic & fire pit areas, clubhouse + secure onsite RV/boat storage. Located just west of Sorrento with quick hwy. access & only a short drive to golf course, shopping, restaurants & many other amenities. The home is a super tidy & well maintained 1993 - 2 bed/1 bath 14' x 66' single wide Moduline with many nice updates & a bonus is the lot backs onto a very large greenbelt area. The vaulted ceilings & skylight provide a bright open feel, enjoy a partially covered lake view deck off the kitchen & the 24' long carport will keep your vehicle out of the sun and snow. Partially fenced rear yard for a 4 legged friend, nice gardens + a storage shed. Smaller pets welcome subject to park approval. This may well be the retirement home of your dreams. Come have a look, you'll be glad you did! Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 840 20 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
GREAT HILLCREST LOCATION! HOME & WORKSHOP ON A PRIVATE 0.34 ACRE LOT! Potential Plus! Here's a very solid 4 bed/2 bath bi-level home on a mature level lot near popular Hillcrest school. House has had some big upgrades over the years including a new roof, furnace, h/w tank, 200 amp electrical service but is awaiting some cosmetic makeover ideas. Full walk-out basement could possibly be suited. Hobbyists will love to putter in the 23' x 15'6 single garage/heated workshop. Level driveway and lots of room to park vehicles, RVs etc or to build yourself a larger garage. Also has a 10'x10' metal shed. The top floor features 2 decent sized bedrooms, open kitchen/dining area with access to a large covered deck, living room with wood burning fireplace and a full bath. A cedar hedge could be topped which might provide a decent lake view. Basement has a mudroom, family room, 2 bedrooms (1 needs finishing), laundry plus another full bath. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important.
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Jay has listed a new property at 203 251 6 Street Southeast in Salmon Arm.
A CAREFREE RETIREMENT LIFESTYLE CAN BE YOURS IN A MUCH SOUGHT AFTER AGE 55+ COMPLEX! Hurry to view this well cared for & updated 2 bed/2 full bath (1227 sq.ft.) condo on the 2nd floor in desirable McIntosh Grove. These units often quickly sell simply through word of mouth & neve make it to the open market. The complex is unique to Salmon Arm in that it features secure underground parking, 8'x10' storage locker, woodworking shop, gathering room with billiards, shuffleboard & kitchen, craft room, exercise room, even RV parking. You are a short stroll away from the downtown core with all amenities. Your strata fees also include natural gas heating & domestic h/w. The unit is nice & bright & comes with a balcony which faces away from the parking lot. Enjoy fresh paint & flooring, newer appliances, a/c, large master suite a with walk-in closet & a tub in the 4 piece ensuite. Nothing to do but move in & put your feet up! Quick possession is possible. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 31 4811 10A Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
STILL LIKE NEW HOME + A SHOP! A very nice package & a real must see! Custom ordered (2016) 15'6 x 66' manufactured home loaded with extras inside & out! Bonus is the deluxe detached 14' x 24' workshop/garage built for the serious hobbyist. The balance of a home warranty valid until late 2026 is transferable to the new owner. Home offers 1023 sq. ft. of comfortable open living space - 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms including a 4 piece ensuite with tub. The kitchen is a dream & features s/steel appliances (gas stove) shaker cabinets & granite countertops. Also includes a fireplace, reverse osmosis, 14' x 20' deck with a gazebo, garden shed w/power, u/g irrigation & level fenced yard. RV parking is available, pets welcome but require park approval. This is a popular newer development located just on the outskirts of Salmon Arm & only a 5 minute drive to downtown. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 27 4811 10A Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
DELUXE DOUBLEWIDE MODULAR HOME ~ LOADED WITH EXTRAS! Must see custom ordered 2016 (27' x 52') one owner home set up properly on a full concrete pad & approved by city building inspector. Loaded with extras inside & out including the balance of a factory home warranty until late 2026! Offers 1404 sq. ft. of comfortable living space, 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms including a 5 piece ensuite with his' n' her sinks, walk-in shower & soaker tub. The home also has been drywalled throughout rather than panelled walls, kitchen has a pantry, s/steel appliances (gas stove) & solid surface countertops. Other features include a fireplace, central a/c, Hunter Douglas blinds, roll shades, aluminum patio cover, 8' x 12' garden shed & private side yard. RV parking is available, pets will require park approval. Popular location in a newer development just on the outskirts of town & only 5 minutes to downtown Salmon Arm. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 2449 Waverly Place in Blind Bay.
CUSTOM HOME ON BIG CORNER LOT! Well built 4 bed/3 bath home with many extras! Very comfortable layout with all amenities on the main, generous room sizes, designed to be future wheelchair friendly (level ramp at front/wider doors/halls/stairways). Main floor features: a huge kitchen w/lots of cupboards & work island that will delight any chef or baker, a cozy living room w/gas fireplace, spare bedroom or office, large master w/ensuite (walk-in shower), laundry room + a covered deck. The finished basement has 2 guest rooms, bath, lots of storage + a games room w/wet bar. New hi-efficiency furnace (2017), h/w tank (2018), appliances (2020). Central a/c & vacuum. 0.30 acre corner lot fenced at the rear, 10'x12' garden shed on concrete pad, wide level driveway w/tons of open parking + a 2nd access for even more vehicle/toy storage. Great location near SLE golf course, public beach access and the local grocer. Buyer to verify all measurements & info. to their own satisfaction if deemed important. Please click on my personal website link to instantly view more details. (id:2493)
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Jay has listed a new property at 3310 16 Avenue Northeast in Salmon Arm.
DESIRABLE NORTH BROADVIEW ~ ZONED FOR LEGAL SUITE (R-8) ~ QUICK POSSESSION! Solid 3 bed (could be 4), 2 bath rancher-style home on a full walk out basement offers excellent suite potential with legal zoning already in place. Located on a quiet no-thru street in a very desirable neighbourhood. The 0.19 acre 130' deep lot backs onto some walking trails & then onto a large parcel within the ALR. Perfect family location within easy walking distance of schools & shopping, has quick access to the highway too. Attached carport, extra parking, big covered deck overlooking nice back yard & plenty of storage. Games room downstairs could be used as a 4th bedroom. Home has good bones & is very liveable but ready for a cosmetic makeover. Quick possession is possible. For more details & contact information please visit my personal website. (id:2493)
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