June 4, 2012
New Okanagan Home Sells For $455,000
Type: 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom detached
Size: 2,769 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2012: $443,000
Listed for: $469,000
Sold for: $455,000
Sold on: May 1
Days on market: 162
Listing agent: Larry and Donna Young at Royal LePage Parkside Realty
Buyers agent: Raymond Maaske at Home Star Realty
The big sell: This newly built Summerland home features stunning views of Okanagan orchards and mountains. It is approached via a driveway with a double garage located at the front of the property. The interior has show-home décor with granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, a gas fireplace, wood floors and nine-foot ceilings. There are two bedrooms plus a den on the main floor, which could be used as an office. Further highlights include a foyer, a laundry room, and a master bedroom that features a luxury ensuite with a large shower, a separate corner bathtub and double sinks. There is a deck that is accessed from doors leading off the dining room. The full-height, walkout unfinished basement measures 1,372 square feet, and could provide space for a family room, games room, third bedroom and bathroom. The low-maintenance yard has easy-care landscaping and underground irrigation.