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By Dana Smithers, PRES Staging Training, Redesign Training & Busines
(PRES Staging Resource Centre )
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Make Sure to Give Sellers Their Homework! A Case Study… Before we, as home stagers, decide on whether or not we want to take on a home staging job, I always advise going to see the property and meet the home seller and realtor whenever possible. There will be times in your career where you turn d...

By Living Spaces, Interiors, Local Support, Global Concerns
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Langley Shoe Renew Hockey Leather and Riding Repairs WOW! With dance shoes hopefully in hand, I accompanied my friend who took her son's leather dress boots in for resoling, heel counters and lining repairs. 'Just visiting' I said, explained what my ballroom shoes needed and wondered how soon the...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Rick Hansen 25th Anniversary Relay – In Motion Thru Langley May 19th   The 25th Anniversary of Rick Hansen’s Man in Motion World Tour will see the Canada-wide Rick Hansen Relay stop by the Langley Events Centre on May 19th at 3:00pm. The cause is to raise awareness and help find a cure for spinal...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Congratulations to Bacchus Bistro – Award-winning Dining in Langley!   The Bacchus Bistro at the Domaine de Chaberton Winery was the bronze award winner in the 23rd annual Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards in the category of best winery/vineyard dining.   As a local Langley winery, we’re very ...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Western Canadian Gymnastics Championship – Langley Events Centre       Langley is proud to host the 2012 Western Canadian Gymnastics Championship at the Langley Events Centre this weekend.  Come out and support our local team! Members of the Langley Gymnastics Foundation will be there in force!  ...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Wordless Wednesday in Langley, B.C. – The Cherry Blossoms Are Cheery!           If you are seeking a home in the Langley or Surrey area of B.C., or are considering placing your property on the market, please give me call for a free consultation. As your local NAGAB-certified GreenAgent, I'd welco...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Grow Healthy, Grow Smart in Langley, B.C.   The Township of Langley is offering FREE workshops for anyone interested in learning easy ways to reduce or eliminate the use of cosmetic pesticides and chemical fertilizers.     The Grow Healthy, Grow Smart program advocates for No Pesticide Lawns & Ga...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Green Can Recycling – Township of Langley   Do you know what “Green Can” recycling is all about?  The Township of Langley Green Can Program is a very convenient way to compost food scraps, soiled paper, and yard trimmings, rather than have them go to the garbage dump. All food scraps, including b...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Wordless (almost) Wednesday in Langley, B.C. – Horses Crossing!   In honor of the recent Earth Day, it’s the ultimate in green transportation – and thankfully, our Langley community embraces equestrians.  Proud to live in the Horse Capital of B.C.!   If you are seeking a home in the Langley or Su...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Langley Walk – 50th Anniversary – Sunday, May 6, 2012   FAMILY FUN – FREE!   The Langley Walk is one of the most well-known Spring-time events in our community.  Walk, stroll, or roll – run or bike – this year the 5km Langley Walk takes place on Sunday, May 6 – starting and ending at the McLeod A...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Langley Has Talent – Finals May 5, 2012   Langley truly does have talent! The Langley Has Talent Finals, hosted by the Langley Rotary Club, are scheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2012 from 7-9:30p.m.        The goal of Langley Has Talent is to raise funds for a Langley Rotary Theatre which will foste...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Going GREEN in Langley, B.C. – Earth 'Year'!   In Langley, B.C. we try to think of being ‘green’ on Earth Day (officially April 22) – and all year round!  Here are a few of the events that we’ll be celebrating for Earth 'Year' – and the organizations that make a difference in sustainability, cons...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Clean Up Langley Day – Sat, April 21, 2012!   Help keep Langley the beautiful place it is by participating in a community-wide clean up taking place Saturday, April 21, from 9:00am-2:00pm.   In honor of Earth Day, get a group together and pick a section of roadway, park, trail, creek or stream.  ...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Bottle Collection for Special Olympics – Sat, Apr 14 – Murrayville   Langley is very proud to be hosting the Special Olympics B.C. Provincial Summer Games in 2013, which will see more than 1,100 Special Olympians plus 300 coaches coming to town.   To help support the Langley Special Olympics (SOB...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Record-Setting Fundraising for Royal LePage Shelter Foundation   The Royal LePage Shelter Foundation recently announced that fundraising efforts in 2011 totaled a record-setting $2 million to support women’s shelters and to stop family violence in Canada.   Royal LePage is the only Canadian real ...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Moving to Animal-Friendly Langley? Fast Facts & FAQ’s   Welcome to Langley! As rural suburbs of Vancouver, the City of Langley and Township of Langley have plenty to offer for folks seeking value for their property dollar. Langley is also known for being a very animal-friendly and “green” communi...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Dog Park Fun in Langley,B.C.   There are many amazing dog parks in the Greater Vancouver Regional District, and although all dogs must be leashed in most public areas, Langley alone is proud to host five official off-leash dog parks.      ·        Brookswood Off-Leash Park – 206th Street and 44A ...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Speechless (Almost) Sunday – Looking for Easter Eggs in Langley, B.C. Was figuring this was the best place to find Easter eggs…but not so much!  Wait….is that the Easter bunny?     If you are seeking a home in the Langley or Surrey area of B.C., or are considering placing your property on the mar...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Fort Langley - Easter Egg Hunt – April 8, 2012   The Fort Langley National Historic Site is hosting their annual Easter Egg Hunt, taking place Easter Sunday (April 8) from 10:00am - 5:00pm.   Easter Egg Hunt starts at 1:00p.m.   There is also a scavenger hunt and Easter crafts and games – fun for...

By Karen Hawkins, MBA - Langley & Surrey, BC
(Royal Pro Real Estate Network)
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Meatless Monday – Yummy Kale Salad   With the sun finally deciding to show itself, the local markets have an abundance of fresh, leafy greens. My favorite is kale – it’s amazingly diverse – whether sautéed as a side dish, chopped up and added to soup, or oven-baked (if you haven’t tried these del...

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