There have been two big talking points in Kelowna this month. In Real Estate it is the effect the proposed Speculation Tax may have on Real Estate in Kelowna and West Kelowna.
People are also talking about the weather, as we continue to experience snow flurries and a heavy rainstorm just over a week ago that caused landslides and flooding. This has reminded people of the flooding we experienced in the Valley last year and the Cities and Municipalities are working hard to make sure we are not 'caught out' again.
On the plus side, Golf Courses are beginning to Open and most should be open by the end of this week.
Update on the Speculation Tax
I attended a Town Hall style meeting in Kelowna during March, where members of the General Public asked questions of a Lawyer, Accountant, Developer and Members of the Lib Dem Party, including their Leader.
While the opposition Parties are committed to lobbying against this Tax, in our area, it became very...