Real estate blog for homes in Victoria BC, homes with suites, condominiums and town homes.
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I recently found this funny little video from another Rainmaker that reminded me how important it is to LISTEN to the customer. Video of Top Producer Here in Victoria BC, we are blessed with a market that has generally held up pretty well and in some areas median prices have actually increased. ...
Kids love it, busy working parents dread it (sometimes)...School Is Out! YIKES! Sure, when I was young it was the best time of year; warm weather, time to play with my friends... Today, as parents of 3 young girls, we ask ourselves 'What are the kids going to do?' So, for those parents looking f...
A fraudster from overseas tried to advertise a posted listing as a rental to gain rental income. When posting listing information on sites other than official MLS sites, a word of caution so you don't have this experience...
This could be your perfect summer getaway...Vancouver Island, BC Affordable oceanfront cottages close to a marina to keep your boat...imagine!
I've always loved history...travelling through old towns and wondering what went on there years ago... Now, you can be like Indiana Jones (well maybe) without packing your bags, wearing that hat and getting on the wild horse being chased by .... Just fire up your iPhone or Android and away you go...
CON-TIN-GEN-CY: an event that may but is not certain to occur Be Prepared! It's so true in life and particularly if you are the owner of a strata unit such as a condominum. A strata condominium with low monthly fees might look attractive at first glance, but upon closer scrutiny, can the strata t...
Attn: New Home Buyers in British Columbia...you could be eligible for up to $10,000CN in tax credits. http://www.bcbudget.gov.bc.ca/2012/homebuyers/2012_First_Time_Home_Buyers_Fact_Sheet.pdf For more information about the new rebates, go to http://www.pstinbc.ca/ and click on "New Housing Ru...
I'm a firm believer that customer service is one thing that sets me apart from my fellow Realtors. It's so important and perhaps what the client will remember long after the sale or the purchase. Just today, my Seller calls me and asks if I can help her. Being older and without a computer, she...
Last Friday I spoke at my networking group about real estate tips... I told the group of about 30 professionals that many times when I am working with Buyers, I tell them to Sell First! Why? 1. With cash in hand, Buyers know what they can afford, narrow the search... 2. With cash in hand, Buyers ...