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 SOON?
"Selecting the right property isn't a matter of luck. I offer my clients a lot of value with 19 years of local experience, proven negotiating abilities, attention to detail and a strong work ethic. I also believe I add value which cannot be bought or measured with money, that being sincerity, integrity and patience. Combined all will help you to make the most informed decision possible when purchasing your next Shuswap property."
Dave & Angela Colombe
"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.
Country living, close to town! At the end of a quiet road, 1617 Ewart Road, Sorrento, conveniently located only a few minutes from Sorrento, you'll find this well-kept little 2 bed / 1 bath mobile home on 2.43 acres of cleared gently sloping land. Lots of options for a recreational getaway, or an opportunity to build your dream home with a fantastic lake view and lots of elbow room. No building scheme. Big, lake-view balcony on the backyard, and a detached 16x24 shed to store your toys. So many options here! 4500 gallon Cistern on property to haul in household water. Measurements carefully taken but please verify if deemed important.MF Registration No. 054114, Manufacture: General Home Systems, Make/Model: Lifestyle S-99, 1982, Serial No. XG1729. Electrical inspection recently done and CSA in place.#1617ewartroadsorrentobc #1617ewartroadsorrentobcforsale #1617ewartroadsorrentoshuswap #forsale1617ewartroad #1617ewartroadsorrent (id:2493)More details
Cabin and Guest Cabin with state of the art docks on Shuswap Lake! This freehold titled cabin was built in 1998 with refinished and gleaming birch and fur flooring plus a guest cabin built in 2008 all on .5 of an acre and will Truly be the best deal on the Shuswap Lake. This cabin has a large enough Solar System to easily power everything in the cabin and guest cabin with a back up generator. Massive SCREENED PORCH and a second large deck on the Main Cabin.. Master bedroom on the main floor with 2 smaller bedrooms on walkout level, 2 full Bathrooms in the Main Cabin and a 2008 Built GUEST CABIN easily sleeps 4 adults and all the GRANDKIDS in the LOFT, another Full bathroom (with a Tub).. Live off the grid with a woodstove, propane, solar panels/generator and community water.. Cabin Open from April 15 to October 15 yearly..Shaw and xplorenet available. Relax with the family and grandkids in the evenings around the firepit and create great memories 1992 Champion Open Bow Boat-Neg (id:2493)More details
Off Grid Rustic cabin on a very generous 1/2 acre waterfront lot in beautiful Dasnier's Bay. All set up and ready for your recreational getaway! Cabin is functional and there is an older RV set up for guests or the teens! An old fashioned sauna is awaiting you and then afterwards take a plunge into the lake! Very peaceful laidback area with lots of recreation at your doorstep. Come discover this very beautiful area of the Shuswap. (id:2493)More details
This delightful 2 Bedroom rancher s located in Canoe! Features include open updated kitchen & dinning area. New doors, double glazed windows, fireplace, stainless steel appliances and a newer hot water tank. Outside you'll find a landscaped property, paved driveway with tons of parking. To top it off a private fenced backyard & covered deck for entertaining. Lovely raised garden beds, fruit trees & berries. Detached garage/shop for additional storage. Close to the beach, public boat launch, elementary school, seniors center, store & post office. Enjoy the summer lakeside, or take a hike up Park Hill Trails. Just minutes from Club Shuswap Golf Course. Whether you are downsizing, looking for a starter home or want somewhere to vacation this is the property for you! (id:2493)More details
Brand new 3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom home in Anglemont Estates. South facing patio to enjoy the sunny Shuswap Days. Covered patio to the side of the home. 200 amp service and an extra 30 amp plug for the RV. Low maintenance yard which is flat and perfect for entertaining. This property is close to the Golf Course, Marina and Beach. Definitely a must see! For more information contact Jolene @ 250-320-9020 or visit www.century21.ca/jolene.polischuk (id:2493)More details
Quiet downtown location. Uniquely built 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom home on .18 of an acre. Recent updates include full bathroom upgrade, laminate, tile and paint. Huge master bedroom and 2 more bedrooms on the top floor. Windows spanning across the front for lots of natural light in the kitchen, living and dining area. Concrete patio, stone steps and landscaped yard. Perfect Starter home! For more information contact Barbie: 250-804-9936. Visit www.agentbarbie.com for more photos and virtual tour. (id:2493)More details
Mabel Lake BC, make family memories in this quaint cabin set in the woods. Huge deck to relax in the sunshine, or under cover to BBQ in the rain. 3 BDR, 1 1/2 Bathrooms, bright open spaces, offering a family room, dining room, galley kitchen, laundry room, sunken living room, wood burning fire place, patio doors to the great outdoors. Community water system, septic, hydro, internet, phone, and satellite TV. This cabin has never been smoked in nore have there been any pets Close to Mable Lake resort, boat slips still available. Golf course near by and beautiful Mabel Lake and Shuswap River for all your water recreation. (measurements are approx only not to be relied upon) Call the KEY TEAM for additional information or your opportunity to view. Priced to sell. (id:2493)More details
Location location, a period dated home in great location , fix up the house or plan your development? PRICED RIGHT!! Zoned *R 5 Multi-family, bring your vision, bring your plans "R-5 Zone is to provide for high density, multiple-family residential. There is a tenant. 48 - 72 hours notice required if you would like to view house, see cross listing see MLS 10197857, also see neighboring development lot mls #'s 10197842 & 10204982. NOTE PICS ARE FROM WHEN THE HOUSE WAS VACANT. Contact Cary Lentz 250 517 7742 or Bill Hubbard 250-550-4221. Thank you! (id:2493)More details
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and Century 21 Executives Realty Ltd
Enjoy the sandy beaches of Mara Lake and your own boat slip as part of this year-round gated family resort that includes a swimming pool, hot tub, and playground. This well-cared for property includes a detached air-conditioned 6-bed bunkhouse for sleepovers and a 990 sq ft deck with dining and sitting areas plus a large storage bin for all your water skis and outdoor toys. Just outside your door gather around your private firepit and take in your scenic view of trees and creek. When you're ready, step indoors through the french doors to relax under the vaulted ceiling and large windows that bring the outdoor views inside. Featuring an open concept living /dining room and kitchen with stainless steel appliances, stacked laundry pair, 4-pc bathroom, and convenient 2nd entrance giving access for your guests, this compact home is well laid-out and has everything you need! This former show home has great curb appeal with its gorgeous unique paving stone parking area and rock garden creating a beautiful, peaceful setting. Whether you're using this property year-round, full-time and enjoying the sledding and golfing in the area, or part-time and generating income through weekly vacation home rentals, this residence offers so many benefits. Don't miss out! Visit www.rauck.ca or call listing realtor Randy Rauck 250.307-7553 to arrange a showing soon and you could be vacationing in the North Okanagan Shuswap before you know it. Fast possession. (id:2493)More details
Enjoy the privacy of this home tucked in the forest. Bring your landscaping ideas this home offers trails right out the back yard and up the mountains. Good opportunity here for some finishing touches. All measurements must be verified by both parties if deemed important. For more information visit us online at www.myBCproperties.com: call Aaron 250-463-9777 (id:2493)More details
Beautiful 4 bedroom 2 bath 1800 sq.ft. home with open concept kitchen. 2 bedrooms up and 2 bedrooms down. Man cave and storage room in the basement. Attached single garage with second floor storage. Walking distance to elementary school and high school, shopping, restaurants public beaches and more. Fully fenced yard with room to park R.V's, boats and other toys. Corner lot offers two driveways. Wired shed. Updated windows, flooring & appliances. For more information or to book your viewing please contact Howard Sundby direct at 250-833-6564 (id:2493)More details
Starting off or downsizing? Cute 2 bed / 1 bath home with a new bright & cheery open concept kitchen with SS appliances; new vinyl plank flooring throughout & updated lighting. Newer 4 pce bath on main. Lots of windows to let in plenty of natural light throughout the home. The entire top floor could be a spacious master bedroom with walk-in closet or use for a flex room and you choose how to use it. Large fenced yard offers space for gardens, children, pets & toys & RV parking (addition of a gate will give ALLEY access). 12 x 16 shed for workshop or storage. Surrounding area is home to lots of recreation, including boating on Mabel Lake; some of the best quad and skidoo trails in the area; hiking and biking and so much more Located within walking distance to Shuswap River, the rec center, and Enderbys downtown core. Affordable enough to be a starter home or investment. Snatch up this one up before its gone! (id:2493)More details
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