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What Features Separate Luxury Real Estate from Standard Homes?
In general, a standard home suits your needs and caters to some of your ‘wants’. A luxury home is distinguished by not only meeting your needs and wants, but does so with a special combination of superior quality, high-end features, and unique characteristics. Here are some more of the finer details on what separates luxury real estate from the rest.
First and foremost, the high-quality construction materials on luxury homes are meant to withstand the elements for much lo...
Kestrel Ridge to Unveil New Luxury Show Home in June 2020
Kestrel Ridge will be opening a stunning new show home this June, just as Okanagan real estate heats up for spring.
Slated to open on June 1st, the luxury paired home developed by Rykon Group shows off the very best views that the Okanagan has to offer, and the lifestyle it affords.
Situated on a single-loaded street, this show home features 13-foot ceilings and oversized windows to capitalize on the spectacular lake and city views.
The show home, which boasts over 1700 square feet of main le...
Summertime Activities For Solos and Couples in Kelowna and Upper Mission
With the warmth of summer soon upon us, it’s the perfect time to plan how to experience the best of Kelowna. Though social distancing restrictions are still in place, there is still plenty to do during the upcoming months. We at Kestrel Ridge love to support local business and we would like to share just a few with you that you can enjoy.
Enjoy Your Local Farmer’s Markets
Kelowna is not only known for its geographic beauty, but it’s also nationally and internationally renowned for its locally...
Five Tips On Finding New Home Developments in Kelowna’s Mission Area Online
The world has changed considerably so far in 2020, and we’ve all had to adapt. And that adaptability extends to real estate as well. While most people already start their home search online, new social distancing measures make the virtual search even more important. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your virtual home shopping in Kelowna’s Mission area.
Get Specific With Your Search
You can find new home developments online by adding a few keywords to your search. For example, i...
What Should You Prioritize When Searching for Okanagan Real Estate?
Buying real estate in the Okanagan is an exciting prospect. You get to live in one of Canada's most desirable places. And, with endless activities year-round to suit an abundance of lifestyle choices—sports enthusiast, foodie, cultural connoisseur—Kelowna truly has something for everyone. Here's what to look for when shopping for a home in Canada's sunniest region.
Look For Breathtaking Views
Sweeping views are typically first and foremost when considering luxury real estate in Kelowna. And, ...
What’s to Come in 2020 at Kestrel Ridge, Your Future Home in Kelowna
If you’re looking for tranquil living in the Okanagan that’s only minutes away from the action, look no further than Kestrel Ridge. With Phase 1 selling out and Phase 2 quickly selling, now is your chance to get your slice of Okanagan paradise. Here’s what’s happening in the community and what you can look forward to in the coming months.
New Showhome Opening
We are pleased to announce that our new showhome will be available for viewing in May 2020. This new location offers breathtaking views...
Paired Home Living: Know When It's Time To Downsize
Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to your home. There may have been a time where a large single-family home was a good fit for your lifestyle, but if you’re feeling like your living situation no longer suits your needs, it may be time to consider a smaller space. Here are some reasons why you may want to downsize.
You no longer use your current space
When we buy a home, it’s tough to get what we need for every stage of life. Perhaps you bought a sizeable single-family home to grow into...
What Makes Living in Kelowna Great
Kelowna is the place to be if you not only want year-round access to one of the country’s most spectacular natural areas, but also vibrant city life and quintessential local hotspots.
And what better way to get your slice of Okanagan paradise than living in a luxury paired home? Kestrel Ridge, developed by Rykon Group, is a new development in Kelowna that offers easy access to plenty of amenities.
Find out more about what makes Kelowna fantastic in our latest press release: Your New Home in K...
It's All in the Details: How Kestrel Ridge is Designed for Living
The lifestyle, homes, and view at Kestrel Ridge is unparalleled
Kestrel Ridge is truly designed with your best life in mind. Our homes for sale in Kelowna offer generous floor plans with well-appointed finishes for those with discerning tastes. Not to mention the gorgeous views from nearly every viewpoint in your home. Here are just a few other ways that Kestrel Ridge fits a relaxed yet refined lifestyle.
Single Level Living
Everything you need is on the main level at Kestrel Ridge, including...
The Latest Updates on Kestrel Ridge, Your Future Home in Kelowna
Your home in Kelowna awaits you in beautiful Kestrel Ridge. With Phase 1 complete, and Phase 2 underway, now is your chance to live in a beautiful paired home in the highly sought after community of Upper Mission. Here are some of the latest updates on the development.
New Showhome Being Built
Our new showhome is currently being built and will open in April 2020. It will showcase the Peregrine floorplan, which includes three bedrooms plus den, three bathrooms, and over 1750 square feet of tho...
Discover Upper Mission - Your Eating and Shopping Guide
Upper Mission has a lot to offer when it comes to nature, views, and weather, but it’s also a great destination for eating and shopping too! Here are just a few of the shops in the area that you should check out.
Located in Upper Mission on Lakeshore Road, Sunshine Market offers a great selection of local produce, meats, and deli. It also has a bakery to indulge your sweet tooth, and a full service kitchen that whips up a wonderful selection of gourmet meals, perfect for a qui...
Invest in Okanagan Real Estate and Retire in Kelowna
Retiring in Kelowna is like a dream come true - there is so much to explore and experience year round. It’s truly Canada’s paradise. Here are just a few reasons why a Kelowna home should be in your future and why you should retire in the Okanagan playground.
Kelowna is known across the country for its mild winters, temperate shoulder seasons, and gorgeous summers, which is great for sun worshippers and snow lovers alike. At any time of the year, you can step outside your door and enjo...
Kestrel Ridge Phase Two Now Selling
Phase one of Kestrel Ridge, a new development in south Kelowna, sold out quickly and the development of phase two is well underway. Kestrel Ridge’s luxury real estate offers single loaded streets, so no homes are built directly across from each other, allowing unobstructed views and clear, quiet roads.
Now that the construction of phase two has begun, Rykon is focusing on showing interested buyers how they can get a living space that is perfectly tailored for their lifestyle and tastes.
Springtime in the Upper Mission, Kelowna: Your Adventure Guide
Spring is finally in the air and Upper Mission Kelowna has awakened with activity. Voted the best community in Canada for many years, Kelowna’s Mission Area boasts plenty of outdoor activities, unique wine tasting opportunities, and fantastic music acts to take in. Here’s what’s happening this spring.
The Call of the Wild
Nearby Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park is a beautiful area to hike, bike, or explore on horseback. Its 7,677 hectares is home to Kettle Valley’s historic railway, and features...
Phase 2 of Kestrel Ridge: Live Your Best Life in Upper Mission, Okanagan
Imagine sitting on your deck or in your master suite every morning with a cup of coffee and watching the sun rise over the rolling Columbia mountains. And every evening, you settle into the serenity of the sunset view on Okanagan Lake. With the development of Phase 2 of Kestrel Ridge underway, you have the opportunity to get your slice of paradise as early as December, 2019.
Plenty of Perks Around Your Stunning Upper Mission Home
While Phase 1 quickly sold out, you still have an opportunity t...