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BC & Alberta Mini Vacations: 6 winter weekend getaways for all budgets!

Are you like me and seriously ready for a weekend getaway this winter and searching for BC or Alberta mini vacation spots? Our Reasons for Booking a BC or Alberta Mini Vacation Cody and I decided to not give physical gifts this Christmas and instead chose to plan a trip for the two of us […]

10 Must-Try Kamloops Restaurants

Kamloops REALTOR Skyleigh McCallum holding her daughter in front of Peter's Pasta, one of her favourite Kamloops restaurants.

Narrowing down this list of amazing Kamloops restaurants wasn’t easy, but I stand by my choices! Seriously though. One of the many reasons why people love living in Kamloops is because there are so many tasty spots to grab a bite! From breakfast to dessert, from lunch on-the-go to date night, there’s a perfect Kamloops […]

Kamloops BC Wildlife Park Photo Contest

Skyleigh McCallum and her sister, Alicia McCallum, standing in front of the BC Wildlife Park in Kamloops.

In 2020, we hosted a photo contest for the BC Wildlife Park in Kamloops. And, wow! It was such a success! As an animal lover, the BC Wildlife park is a cause that’s been close to my heart for some time now. 2020 was a hard year for many, and this local non-profit organization and […]

5 Reasons the Kamloops Real Estate Market is Booming

Kamloops Realtor Skyleigh McCallum stands with her family in front of a new home they purchased because the Kamloops real estate market is booming.

The Kamloops real estate market is HOT these days! Properties are selling just as quickly as they’re listed, new developments are being built all over the city, and it’s a great time to buy or sell a home.  While other real estate markets throughout British Columbia have slowed in recent years, Kamloops continues to thrive. […]

6 Best Home Tips For Airbnb Hosts

Kamloops Airbnb hosts stage nice, clean living space nicely with fresh paint and furniture.

Is owning an Airbnb worth it? Many Airbnb hosts would agree that running a successful Airbnb is totally possible…as long as you do it right! So you’ve researched the laws and regulations regarding Airbnbs in your area, purchased your Airbnb property, and read up on the basic requirements of Airbnb hosts. Now what? Well, the […]

How has COVID Impacted the Kamloops Real Estate Market?

A cute front door of a townhome.

If you’re wondering how COVID has impacted the Kamloops real estate market in 2020, you’re not alone! It’s a fair question to ask, especially if you’re thinking of buying or selling a home in Kamloops. It’s no secret that many industries have been impacted by the pandemic this year, so how does the Kamloops real […]

6 Reasons to Love Downtown Kamloops

Downtown Kamloops is one of my absolute favourite places to spend a day! Whether I’m out on a date with my hubby, spending the day with girlfriends, or have my two kiddos in tow, there’s always something fun to do.  I’m so impressed with the growth this area has seen over the last few years, […]

Benefits of Living in Kamloops, BC

I’ve been living in Kamloops, British Columbia for 12 years now and I couldn’t be happier to call this beautiful place home!  As a Kamloops Realtor, it’s my job to have a solid understanding of what the city has to offer, and this BC gem doesn’t disappoint! Kamloops is an amazing community where people of […]

Financial Planning Tips For Parents: Set Your Kids Up For Success

Skyleigh McCallum Financial Educator in Kamloops sitting with her young daughter looking at a laptop together reading financial planning tips for parents

As a mother of two, I understand that knowing how to set your kids up financially can seem tough. As a financial educator with World Financial Group, I also understand how important it is! Once you become a parent, you are responsible for not only your own financial planning, but for teaching your kids about […]

Top 7 Ways to Reduce Stress When Buying a Home

Large homes for sale in Kamloops with tan siding and a white door and garade

Buying a home can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be! Following these simple stress-reducing tips will help make your home buying experience an enjoyable one that you can look back on with a smile on your face!