Karen Thompson

 

Each office is independently owned and operated.

Welcome

When you make the important decision to buy or sell a home, I am committed to going the extra mile to ensure that all of your needs are successfully met in a professional and honest manner. For Service and Commitment, let me help guide you with your next purchase or sale.


I make myself available at all times. My website is here to help you 24 hours a day. You can search listings at your own convenience, browse reports, and read up on real estate info on your own terms. When you are ready to see a listing in person or just have a simple question, please don't hesitate to contact me!

Karen Thompson
Phone: 250-981-2008

Latest News

Bank of Canada Policy Rate Change – June 5, 2024

On June 5, 2024, the Bank of Canada announced its decision to lower its policy rate by 0.25%, bringing it to 4.75%. This adjustment also affected the Bank Rate, set at 5%, and the deposit rate, set at 4.75%. The bank reaffirmed its strategy of normalizing its balance sheet.

Governor Tiff Macklem stated in a Monetary Policy Decision Press Conference Opening Statement

“We’ve come a long way in...

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Agricultural Land Investments and Renting

Over the past three decades, the price per acre of Canadian farmland has surged by over 800%, reaching an average of around $4,500. In key regions like Ontario, the prices have escalated even further, averaging nearly $18,000 per acre, with some farms in Southern Ontario fetching over $30,000 per acre. This phenomenon is driven by a combination of factors, including increased demand for agricultural...

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Supply and Demand: Population Growth Snapshots and Insights

There has been a lot of attention on Canada’s population growth recently; in a May 2024 Edge Realty Analytics report, there are some insights on potential future growth, as well as the future of supply and demand in real estate. 

Metro Population Growth Stats

The metro-level population data for 2023 showed a national growth rate of 3%, but with significant regional variations.

Seven major metropolitan...

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