Tips On Working From Home

With the global spread of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, all Canadians and the world at large are being urged to stay at home. Even major conferences and events such as the Summer Olympics have been cancelled to decrease the risk of infection. Many employers are encouraging or requiring their staff to work from home until [...]

Home Front Update

We at RE/MAX in Summerland, Penticton & Osoyoos hope that you are healthy, safe and comfortable in your home. Home has always had a special meaning to all of us. In light of COVID-19, the importance of shelter (having a home) has been incredibly underscored and at the same time assumed. That is because we [...]

Federal Election 2019

October 21, 2019 Are you trying to decide who to vote for this Federal Election? You most likely have issues near and dear to you. Consider researching each parties position on issues that are important to you and yours. My issue….housing affordability. Call me simple…but I am just going to throw this out there to [...]

Xeriscaping

If you are looking to do some landscaping this Spring consider Xeriscape. Xeriscape landscaping, simply, is landscaping designed specifically for areas that are susceptible to drought, or for properties where water conservation is practiced. Xeriscaping considers not only the plant selected but also other techniques and practices such as grouping similar plants together who have [...]

New Home Warranty

Consumers can rest assured that New homes built in B.C by licensed residential builders must be covered by mandatory, third-party home warranty insurance as set out in the Homeowner Protection Act. At a minimum, home warranty insurance coverage includes: 2 years on labour and materials (some limits apply)5 years on the building envelope, including water [...]

What mom really wants…

Mom really wants a new house! She is tired of complaining about all those projects on your “Honey Do” list that are never gotten to. And…she really wants it all professionally done anyway so put your tools away! Mom dreams of a new home for a bunch of reasons including her desire to design her [...]