Home

Craig Cook

Working for you!

Read More About Craig

Looking for your next dream home?

Find your new home in Kelowna with Craig Cook.

View Listings

Ready to Invest?

Are you ready to take leap and invest in real estate?

Contact Craig

Looking To Buy Real Estate in Kelowna?

Browse listings and contact Craig Cook to purchase your dream home.

Your Kelowna real estate expert


I have a passion for real estate. Started in the real estate industry to pay for college working as a bookkeeper for a real estate investment firm. Working with the investment firm opened the real estate world to me and created a passion to learn all about real estate. Being results driven I started a home staging business to help clients present their properties for optimal exposure. Working in the staging business for over a decade I realized I wanted to offer my clients a full service real estate package and deliver the results they were looking for and became a real estate agent. I am here to help you with all your real estate needs.


Craig’s Featured Listings

SORTING:  

Buying Real Estate in Kelowna


The bottom line is that buying real estate in Canada is very easy. From a residency point of view, if you plan to stay in Canada for 6 months or less each year, the government considers you a non-resident, which means that you can still open a bank account and buy property, etc. If you plan to live in Canada for more than 6 months per year, you must apply for immigrant status.


Selling Real Estate in Kelowna


Selling your home can be a stressful experience but it doesn’t have to be.

When a non-resident sells Canadian real estate, he/she is required to pay the appropriate amount of taxes on any capital gain. The normal Canadian tax rates will be applied to 50% of the gain. However, a non-resident is required to pay an estimate of the tax before the sale, an amount equal to 25% of the gain.


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *