Real estate blog for homes in Victoria BC, homes with suites, condominiums and town homes.
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It's August and seems like this is a great time to relax, travel...enjoy the nice weather, etc. ..it's also a great time to GET ORGANIZED...slow times can be great to de-clutter your piles of paper and receipts at home you've been collecting for taxes, etc... I saw this article in the Globe and...
August is probably the most popular month to take off, travel, see the sights, get outta town. in short, leave home. Before I go away there's one thing that I always do - turn off the water! Water leaks and flooding while away can lead to huge repair bills; ripping out soaked carpet, removing ...
Month-End Market Statistics for August 2nd, 2011 for Victoria, BC from Victoria Real Estate Board July July 2011 2010 Net Unconditional Sales: 523 527 New Listings: 1,374 1,119 Active Listings: 5,094 4,477 Please Note Left Column: stats for the entire month from this year Right Column: st...
Have a U.S. property? The tax man cometh. As a US citizen living in Canada, I've often thought of purchasing an investment property in the US however, I have never stopped to think about the tax implications until I read this very informative article I found in the Calgary Herald...my thanks to t...
Just listed: lovely 2 bed, 2 bath, bright, tidy, 1,200+ sq. ft. condo in a great building & great area. It's just a stroll to Hillside Shopping Centre so there's no need for a car but if required, secure underground parking is available. In-suite laundry, loads of storage, built-in china cabinet ...
Just a short while ago I represented a Buyer who wrote an accepted offer for a home NOT listed on MLS. The home had not been listed on MLS because of certain 'preferences' of the Seller. Whether or not that was the best decision for the Seller is the Seller's judgement, as I did not offer any age...
Just for fun.... Thanks to my friend Richard in Australia for sharing this...
In life, it's important to re-group, re-charge...call it what you will, but we all need to get away. Our family did just that over the long weekend in Tofino, British Columbia - probably the furthest West you can go in Canada. For those that love long walks on sandy beaches or if you are into su...
NEW LISTING - Victoria, British Columbia Canada: the best climate in Canada Set back from street for privacy & quiet, a spacious one level, wheelchair-friendly town home. A great area of Gordon Head; a short walk to University Heights shopping center, medical clinics, schools & transportation...
I have a client who needs help estimating and possibly listing property near the Price George, BC area - specifically an area called Tumbler Ridge. Please email or call me if you can help. Thanks very much!