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By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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Some people do not see the value of a real estate professional because most realtors are so good at what they do (I did say most just like in any industry, there are some that give everyone a bad name) that it seems all it takes to sell a house is put an ad in the paper, a sign on the lawn and ta...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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    Your Kamloops home has all the benefits: hardwood, fresh paint, a great security system, heated pool, and a built-in barbecue pit.  But, why is your perfect home still on the market after 4 long months?  In today’s buyers market, your home may be overpriced.  That may be a tough pill to swal...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Kamloops residents have long understood that they have a wonderful life.  From skiing and hiking to fine arts and dining, there is something for everyone. Today, it is apparent that more and more people understand the great life Kamloops has to offer. Canadian Real Estate Magazine recently named...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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In today’s busy world, friendships have changed.  We no longer live in a time where hand-written letters and cards are exchanged or weekly “social calls” are a way of life.  Instead, we live in a world of cell phones, Skype, and text messaging.  With all of these inventions, you would think that...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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It’s hard to believe Halloween is just six weeks away!  The weather is perfect for parties, ghost stories, and trick-or-treating in Kamloops.  Whether you’re a resident, or looking for a great place for a weekend get-away, Kamloops has activities for every level of scare!  So, pick out your cost...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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September is here. Soon, fall breezes will replace warm sunny afternoons and trees will begin to shed. And that can only mean one thing—winter isn’t far away.  Fall brings a great opportunity to enjoy the fresh air and finish the projects we started on our Kamloops home over the summer.  It also ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Selling your Kamloops home can be an exhausting experience—from the challenges of keeping your home clean to working around last minute showings, your house can feel like it already belongs to someone else.  Today’s market is tough, and there is a lot of competition for homes.  Phoebe Chongchua ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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While learning from experience is great in most areas, it is not the best way to learn about mortgages.  In fact, learning from experience can cost you thousands of dollars and many headaches.  Before signing on that dotted line to purchase your new Kamloops home, be sure to do your research and ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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For many of us, buying our own home in Kamloops is a dream come true.  It is the reward for years of saving, planning, and searching for the perfect floorplan and neighborhood.  As you plan for this major purchase, it is easy to focus on getting your down payment together and budgeting for monthl...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Summer is here…time to put away your snow skis and winter clothes for awhile and enjoy the warm weather and the outdoors!  In Kamloops, there is no better way to enjoy summer than to spend time on one of our many lakes and rivers.  Whether you’re looking for speed and adventure or a quiet place t...

By Tom Ikonomou, Pro-active Real Estate Marketing
(RE/MAX City )
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The City of Kamloops is moving forward with the installation of water meters in your area. The program is already in place for all businesses and multi-family properties serviced by the City of Kamloops and we are now installing meters in all residential homes. Neptune Technology Group Canada Lt...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Transform your customers into lifetime champions! Learn from the master, Howard Ware. Buy your tickets now for this outstanding event on May 31, 2011 from 1:30-4:30. Tickets are limited to only 275 so call or  email me now for tickets, We are selling tickets at our office.  Call 250-377-7653 for ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Several important announcements were recently made in regards to mortgages and interest rates.  These changes affect anyone who is currently or is planning to purchase or refinance a home:  Mortgage Rule Changes:  As expected, on Jan 17th, 2011, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced changes to...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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When selling your Kamloops house there will be open houses.  While these may seem a nuisance that interfere with your busy daily life, they are a necessity for getting people in and seeing your beautiful home who may otherwise not have taken the initiative to see it.   Besides the open houses, th...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Structural Insulated Panels (SIPS) have been used for homebuilding in Canada for over a decade, but it is just recently that we saw the first such home build in Kamloops.  Sitting at the corner of Linfield Dr and Aberdeen Way, this energy-efficient home looks much like others in the area. But its...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Everywhere you look there are signs of the Christmas season: songs filling your ears of jingle bells and Frosty the Snowman, shoppers carrying more bags than they can handle, and the glistening of lights. Whether you've checked everyone off your Christmas list or you're a last-minute shopper like...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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It's that time of the yearonce again where the cold and wintry Kamloops weather wakes you up in the morning.  As you look outside and gaze at the beautiful snow covering the houses and the roads, you can't help but redirect your attention from getting ready for work to getting ready to hit the sl...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Living in horse country? Are you looking for an equestrian park? Sun Meadows is the new name for a popular equestrian centre located at 7373 Barnhartvale Road, in Kamloops. Under the new ownership of Jutta and Glen Jealouse, the centre has undergone renovations, including footing for two arenas. ...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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    Whether you need to grow, downsize, or just need a change of scenery, the West Highland neighbourhood of Kamloops has something for everyone. Eric Putoto and his team at Platinum Realty can help you find just what you are looking for. The Aberdeen Highlands Development Corporation has made an...

By Eric Putoto, Personal Real Estate Corporation
(RE/MAX Real Estate Kamloops)
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Christmas is Coming, and Kamloops is the perfect place to celebrate! Not only do we have incredible mountain views, but we have events for the whole family. From formal dinners to caroling and visits with Santa, there is something for everyone in Kamloops. With so many activities to choose from,...

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