House costs

House for sale. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Evan Buhler)

Four straight months of falling house prices in Central Okanagan

The benchmark price for a single-family home is still above $1M

 

Over 100 townhouses are nearing completion around Riverside Drive as the North Gateway to Penticton is set to add over 2,000 housing units. (File photo)

In a housing crunch construction costs will get more expensive in Penticton

Council voted 4-2 to hike development costs for new projects

 

The property at 345 Lower Bench Road is the most valuable in Penticton, worth close to $8 million. (Google Maps)

Penticton’s most expensive property worth almost $8 million

Home values skyrocket as BC Assessment publishes updated numbers Jan. 4

 

The Living Wage for Families campaign found that working people in Kelowna would need to earn at least $18.49 an hour in order to meet the most basic costs of raising two children. (Black Press File Photo)

Living wage over $3 higher than minimum wage in Kelowna: report

Report suggests people living in Kelowna need to earn $18.49 hourly to cover essential costs

The Living Wage for Families campaign found that working people in Kelowna would need to earn at least $18.49 an hour in order to meet the most basic costs of raising two children. (Black Press File Photo)
The City of Armstrong has been named one of Canada’s 20 best towns to live based on low cost of living and high paying jobs, according to a survey by Numbeo. (Facebook photo/Rhythm Productions)

Okanagan city lands among 20 best to live in Canada

Survey conducted based on low cost of living and high paying jobs includes Armstrong, five other B.C. towns

The City of Armstrong has been named one of Canada’s 20 best towns to live based on low cost of living and high paying jobs, according to a survey by Numbeo. (Facebook photo/Rhythm Productions)
This property at 2403 Rocky Point Rd. in Blind Bay has a selling price of $5,495,000 as of Feb. 20, 2020 (Contributed)

Piece of Shuswap paradise could be yours for just $5.5 million

Waterfront listing in Blind Bay appears to have reached the pinnacle of pricing in region

This property at 2403 Rocky Point Rd. in Blind Bay has a selling price of $5,495,000 as of Feb. 20, 2020 (Contributed)