Make a Statement in the Okanagan House Market

It's definitely a sellers market out there, and houses in this Okanagan real estate market are turning fast from listed to SOLD! It’s important to make a statement with your home, not only when you go to sell, but when you’re living in it as well!  Here are some things i’ve noticed really help drive a sale in the real estate market! 

Add that Pop of Color 

Paint and wallpaper are one of the most effective ways to make a statement! Color helps ad personality and can really make a big impact on the mood and atmosphere! A good example below is my clients who are using a gorgeous blue to add their own character and style!



Click to View Listing: 727 Houghton Road


That to-die for lighting 

Treat yourself! I think you should splurge on the lighting in your home. It really makes a big impact seeing a gorgeous light fixture when you walk into a room! Investing in good lighting can really set a mood and tone to a house, but also give your home big re-sale value when you go to sell! 


Click to View Listing: 1075 Sunset Drive


Create a backyard oasis 

It's the Okanagan, everyone lives here to get that sunshine and your backyard is the perfect place to get it! Investing in your backyard and creating a oasis is a must-do! Great re-sale feature, and creating that perfect backyard helps you enjoy the heat, while staying cool in the shade of a canopy seen below! 


Click to View 2440 Old Okanagan Highway



Picking the right kitchen backsplash!  

Tiled backsplashes are getting as unique as ever! This is a great opportunity to get wild with textures and really create a stunning look for your kitchen! I love the texture that has been added to this kitchen on Jasper Way with the use of these gorgeous tiles! 


Click to View 5643 Jasper Way



What have you done to create a statement for your home? Let me know on my Facebook page! 

 - Lorraine Penfound

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