Buying a house will no doubt be one of the largest financial transactions and most nerve-racking decisions people will ever make. Jay's expertise will help guide you through all the obstacles during this important decision process.
PLANNING ON BUYING IN THE SHUSWAP SOON?
Dave Colombe & Angela Pearce
As first time home Buyers, my husband and I were unsure of what to expect in our price range and what a realtor would be able to find for us. After viewing many different properties with other Realtors we felt confident that Jay had our best interests in mind and so we chose Jay as our Realtor. Being patient, honest and encouraging, Jay helped us make what we feel was the best possible decision for our first home. Our experience was great and we'd highly recommend Jay as a Realtor to anyone."
The Yates family :)
"Thank you Jay for assisting us in purchasing our first house! Jay made the process very easy, and made us feel so comfortable through out everything. We couldn't have asked for a better or more personable realtor than Jay. If anyone is in need if a GREAT realtor just give Jay a call! We appreciate all your guidance, help and time you put into making our first purchase a breeze. Thanks!"
This Is Going To Be Fun...
Remember you're not just buying a home... you're buying the "Shuswap Lifestyle!". Jay tells buyers that all the time and they laugh. "But it's true," he says "we are so lucky to live here!" He gets that, and that's why Jay loves what he does. Whether you are a first time Buyer or a veteran home purchaser Jay promises to make the process of purchasing Salmon Arm and Shuswap area real estate easier, more enjoyable, less time-consuming, and less expensive than if you undertook this challenge with someone else. He will help you locate and assess local properties for sale that match your specifications, and help you through the myriad of details attending the actual purchase.
As an experienced, full time local real estate agent working every day he is always familiar with the current listings on the market and knows the individual neighborhood values well. Jay can help you determine which properties are fairly-priced and in good condition before you start your search.
At your request, Jay can provide you with on-going emails of new listings that fit your criteria so you are always one of the first to know! If you are new to the area he'll be happy to provide you with a complimentary re-location package plus arrange to give you an escorted orientation of the area.
Your First Step...
Your first step to buying a home is to first ask yourself why you want to buy a home: To stop paying rent? To start building equity? To have a place of your own? To raise a family? Retirement? Next, list what kind of home you'd like and where you would like to be. Be specific. Separate the "must haves" from the "want to haves."
Think of yourself as zeroing in on a target, going from the general to the specific. Consider area (north, south, east, or west side); neighborhood (older and settled or sparkling new; a particular school zone; recreational facilities; and other community services.
Your Next Step: Loan Pre-Qualification...
Once you have addressed the above needs, your next step in the purchasing process is to get pre-qualified with a mortgage company. This can be done over the phone or even online in a matter of minutes. Call Jay and he will refer you to a mortgage professional with an excellent reputation and track record for successfully acquiring loan approval for his/her clients.
Jay Will Find The Right Homes For You...
Once you've been pre-qualified and know what price range you can afford to stay in, he can help you determine which properties fit your needs by using the (MLS) Multiple Listing Service system to locate them. He has the best possible resources and communication systems available today to help you locate the homes on the market that match your specifications. By clicking on these links you can even search his personal current listings as well as all of the office listings. Jay will help you complete your financing and inspections, and close on the transaction. His top priority is to make sure that your home buying experience is pleasant, cost-efficient and successful.
"Thank you Jay for assisting us in purchasing our first house! Jay made the process very easy, and made us feel so comfortable throughout everything. We couldn't have asked for a better or more personable REALTOR® than Jay. If anyone is in need if a GREAT REALTOR® just give Jay a call! We appreciate all your guidance, help and time you put into making our first purchase a breeze. Thanks!" The Yates family. :)
How our office operates
The Homelife Salmon Arm Realty office is owned and managed by local REALTORS®. The 6 co-owners, including Jay, share the concept of full service and the office has a great working atmosphere of focused professionals getting results.
Their solid reputation in the community has attracted many of the area's top selling sales agents. Homelife Salmon Arm Realty has received many national awards for outstanding listings and sales production based on similar sized offices throughout Canada.
GREAT FAMILY HOME WITH LAKE VIEW! PRICED TO SELL!
Lovely 0.34 acre mature lot on a no-thru road near Little Mountain Park. Steps away from extensive dog walking/biking trail network, sports fields, local tennis club and multiple schools. Priced below the latest BC Assessment value of $531,000 this custom built home offers 2870 sq. ft. of living space including a full daylight basement with separate entrance that could be suited to accommodate mom & dad or add a mortgage helper. Plenty of room for the whole family, 6 spacious bedrooms, 3 full baths plus den/office & sewing rooms. Central air, central vac, main floor laundry, new roof in 2017.
Fantastic yard for the younger family or dogs with it's full perimeter chainlink fence and entrance gate. Also features underground irrigation, veggie garden, 2 large sheds plus tons of open parking on the huge asphalt driveway for extra vehicles, RVs, boats etc. The home mechanic or woodworker will appreciate the oversized 2 bay garage. For further details please call me toll-free @ 250-833-8284. To stay informed of other upcoming Shuswap Lake area real estate opportunities please visit & "like" my business page: www.facebook.com/jayagassiz.More details
Comfortable park model with loft in Caravans West. Too many improvements to list. Very nicely designed for your lake retreat. Year around use. Caravan's West has 2 pools, hot tube, pickle ball courts and gym. Great playground for the kids.Low maintenance corner lot with large 12x30 covered deck. (id:2493)More details
Almost downtown Chase! Within walking distance to medical clinic and stores. This old timer (1911) only needs a little bit of elbow grease to get it back to its glory days. Still some original wood floor, door knobs and trim work, but also more modern windows and heat pump. The back yard has lane access and is fully fenced. Appliances are less than 10 years old. This is a great investment or an affordable way to get started in the market. Would make a nice place for people wanting to down-size as well. Everything is on one level. Schedule "A" applies. (id:2493)More details
This great little package is just waiting for your ideas to come to life! This is 2 separate lots of commercially zoned property with a quaint little 2 story and 2 bedroom home built in the early 1900's. This home is in need of TLC before occupation but could be adorable if brought back to its original state. OR build a dream and work and live from the same address :) property is located on a flat lot neighbouring to the physiotherapist , massage therapist and one block off of the main st in Chase which is Shuswap Ave. Chase is growing and new builds are happening. 30mins commute to Kamloops and 45 mins to Salmon Arm. (id:2493)More details
Are you Handy? Looking for a project house? How about this 2 bedroom, 1 bath home on a full unfinished basement. Decks are in poor shape. Interior and exterior both need a clean-up and update. Detached 2-bay carport + small shop. Come look. Contact Al on cell 250-851-1483 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for your appointment to view. (id:2493)More details
Move-in Ready! Early retirement - first time buyer - or recreational retreat suits this 3 bedroom Lakeview home. Private, peaceful and roomy yard of 0.23 acre with room for guest RV's. Short walk to the beach and not far from the Marina, golf course & adventure trails. Contact Al on cell 250-851-1483 or email@example.com for your appointment to view. (id:2493)More details
When you think of a cabin in the woods with a peaceful view of the lake, this one would come to mind. Rustic Log cabin with large 12'x20' deck, loft non-conforming bedroom with 5'x20' covered sundeck both with a fantastic view of Shuswap Lake. Unique separate kitchen house with an extra bedroom is off to the side of the cabin also with a 12'x12' deck so you never miss a chance to sit, relax and enjoy this peaceful serene setting. Another storage building out the back, property completely fenced. All this just steps to easy public access to the fabulous beaches of Shuswap Lake. Don't miss your chance to own your very own cabin in the woods! Call Donna to view at 250-819-0551 or visit my website at www.donnasb.com. (id:2493)More details
Privacy, lake & mountain views in a quiet cedar grove! Year-round semi-waterfront property on Shuswap Lake, 1.5 story 4 bedroom with a large bedroom/loft space upstairs and a partially finished basement just 10 minutes East of Salmon Arm on a private cul-de-sac. You will immediately notice the generous room sizes with lots of windows and as you move through the house there are new exterior views at every turn. This is a large and comfortable home, not just a house, with unique and interesting main floor spaces clustered around a sizeable centralized kitchen. These main floor rooms can be interchanged and used for living, dining, den, office or bedrooms so bring your creative ideas. The kitchen countertops and cupboards have recently been re-finished and there is easily enough room to add an island/eat-in counter. There is a large main floor master bedroom with an entrance alcove and lots of display/storage space. Bright and airy loft area plus a full-size bedroom and mud room in the basement and there are built-in storage spaces and shelving units throughout the home. The entire package is surrounded on three sides by a covered deck with a built-in picnic table and plenty of space for large gatherings. Upgraded bathroom, baseboard heating with pellet stove and a newer metal roof. Carport w/storage shed/workshop. Quick possession possible. Government of BC Crown lease $12,450/yr. Call Charlyn for more information at 250-517-8033 (id:2493)More details
Perfect recreational property, investment or personal home! This 2 bedroom one bathroom A frame home is located in Blue River is in the heart of recreation opportunities including Heli skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, 4 wheeling and year around fishing. Located next to a school & tennis courts & walking distance of Elenore Lake. This home has seen some upgrades that include flooring, interior paint and exterior stairs, electrical & more! Includes a 14' window ladder, workshop and wood shed. Quick possession available. All measurements approx & must be verified by Buyer if important. (id:2493)More details
Located on desirable Little Shuswap lake, this clean 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom with 3 pc ensuite, could be yours to call home seasonal or year round! Updates include newer pressure treated wood decking, pressure tank and newer pump. Leased waterfront with fully landscaped yard, sandy beach, dock and beautiful views of the crystal clear water is waiting for you. Book your appointment today. Current lease $13,400/yr (id:2493)More details
Cabin on the golf course. Easy access. Two bedroom, one bathroom. Panabode style. Low maintenance yard. Large sundeck to enjoy summer days and cool evenings. Watch golfers go by. Hot tub included. (id:2493)More details
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and Century 21 Lakeside Realty Ltd
For Complete Property Details Or Appointment View On R E A L T O R.Ca - Click 'View Listing On Realtor Website' On The Right=> Or Click On More Information Icon, Brochure Or Multimedia Links.**** EXTRAS **** Hummingbird Cove (Strata K114) Consists Of 9? Beautiful, Wooded Acres And 1,000 Feet Of Shoreline On One Of The Most Beautiful And Quietest Spots On Shuswap Lake. The Main Beach Is 200 Feet Of Sand With A Dock For Your Boat. >>> (id:2493)More details
Looking for a perfect getaway in the Shuswap with a view of the lake, nice private back yard with a creek running by for the ambiance? Look no further, this is your escape. Relax, enjoy a cold drink on the deck and forget the hustle & bustle of the world we live in. Bring your friends to YOUR CABIN AT THE LAKE.....a dream come true. This little gem has 2 bedrooms (one non-conforming in the loft), fantastic vaulted ceiling and all the amenities you need including the grocery & gas station just down the road. Beach, marina, golf, hike, bike, boat, relax, enjoy..... Call Donna to view at 250-819-0551 or visit my website at www.donnasb.com. (id:2493)More details
Incredible potential for this 0.5-acre property bordering on a creek and Crown Land in Sicamous offering easy access to walking trails and. Private setting with older 1,200 square foot 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom home. Detached 20x24 two-level shop with concrete foundation and 200 amp power. The property has a well that produces 33GPM and water rights to the creek. Realtors deem all information to be correct yet does not guarantee this nor are we liable in any way for any mistakes, errors, or omissions. Buyer should verify all information important to them. For more information please contact Jordan Grieve PREC* 250-833-7812 firstname.lastname@example.org or Jim Grieve PREC* 250-833-6312 email@example.com or visit www.jimgrievesalesteam.com. Toll free 1-800-890-9166. (id:2493)More details
Charming little 2bed/ 1 bath home completely renovated. An economical, free-standing black metal gas stove provides cozy warmth to the open area living room, kitchen with breakfast bar seating, & dining area. One bedrm opens thru decorative French doors & curtains to the living area. Second bedroom could also be den/office or craft room w/ lots of storage! New 12mm laminate flooring installed throughout the house, with new custom trim work & wainscoting. New remodeled kitchen w/ island, cast iron sink & butcher block counters. New electric plugs, switches, GFI's, new lighting, plumbing fixtures in kitchen, & newly remodeled bathroom. Finishing touches including new door handles, new paint, hot water tank, & motion sensor light have all been covered. Zero maint. yard, storage shed, plum trees, fenced front yard, in a friendly neighbourhood! Chase is a small village on the western shore of Little Shuswap Lake, w/ shopping, golf, & beaches, all accessible in your road-legal golf cart! (id:2493)More details
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