Okanagan Home Builders and Renovators win Best in BC

Scott Henderson CHBA Central Okanagan, Client Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Central Okanagan Canadian Home Builders members win at first-ever online Georgie Awards June 29, 2020, KELOWNA, B.C. - For the first time ever, the Georgie Awards were held online, in a virtual format in Vancouver on June 26 and hosted by Todd Talbot, co-host of Love It or List It Vancouver. Online or virtually, the reality is ...

Record-breaking year as local home builders win National awards

Scott Henderson CHBA Central Okanagan, Client Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Central Okanagan Canadian Home Builders Association applauds award-winning members June 15, 2020, KELOWNA, BC - On June 12th, home builders from the Central Okanagan won the highest accolade in the Canadian Home Building industry as a record-breaking five local builders won National Awards as the CHBA Canadian Home Builders Association hosted its National Awards for Housing Excellence ...

COVID-19 Crisis inspires vendors to create online local food delivery

Scott Henderson Client Releases, New Horizon Mall, Prairie Horizon Fresh Market

Prairie Horizon Fresh Market stays open as vendors team up and launch Buy Local Campaign  March 20, 2020, Balzac, AB. – As malls and stores across Canada temporarily close, a provider of locally produced foods is staying open to launch a new online Direct Delivery service. Prairie Horizon Fresh Market is a collection of fresh market vendors and small businesses who ...

New Horizon Mall signs massive family entertainment centre

Scott Henderson Client Releases, New Horizon Mall

Mall now 53 per cent leased as 3rd and largest anchor tenant to open in fall of this year February 27, 2020 – BALZAC A.B. – New Horizon Mall, a marketplace collective of entrepreneurs, artisans and fresh market vendors, announced today the official signing of Sky Castle, Calgary’s newest family entertainment centre and the Mall’s third and largest anchor tenant. Occupying ...

Housing affordability ignored as new tax totals $14,000 on new homes

Scott Henderson CHBA Central Okanagan, Client Releases

February 13, 2020, Kelowna, BC – Kelowna City Council’s latest vote to increase taxes on new homes for parks brings the total to over $14,000. New changes to Kelowna’s Development Cost Charge (DCC) structure now total over $14 grand in new Park taxes on every new home whether it is a starter home or a multi-million dollar home. “Voters need ...

Real estate strong in Canmore as families seek mountain lodge getaways

Scott Henderson Client Releases, Spring Creek

Groundbreaking for Tamarack Lodge illustrates new trend in recreational property market February 13 2020, CANMORE, AB –  A groundbreaking ceremony was held February 12 to mark the start of construction of Spring Creek’s newest lodge, valued at more than $50 million at full build out. Shovels are in the dirt as the popular mountain community broke ground on the Tamarack ...

Multiple award winners dominate at the Okanagan Housing Awards

Scott Henderson CHBA Central Okanagan, Client Releases

CHBA-CO celebrates exceptional year by recognizing excellence in its membership  January 27, 2020, Kelowna, BC – The Canadian Home Builder’s Association of the Central Okanagan (CHBA-CO) announced the winners of the annual Okanagan Housing Awards of Excellence at its awards gala on Saturday night. Held at the Delta Grand Okanagan Hotel, the Okanagan Housing Awards of Excellence honours exceptional work done ...

Spring Creek’s Tamarack Lodge sells 60 homes in two months

Scott Henderson Client Releases, Spring Creek

Newest mountain lodge located next to amenities rich central square being planned for community December 19, 2019 - CANMORE, AB. Spring Creek, Canmore’s premier neighbourhood, continues to see strong demand with its recent release of sales at The Tamarack. The Lodge is now 75 per cent sold out after an opening weekend in October where 50 per cent of the ...