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Sotheby’s partners with to reach wealthy Chinese market

News Release from REM Online Website: Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates has a new alliance with to generate Chinese buyer interest on the site, which boasts more than two million […]

Applying for the B.C. HOME Partnership program

News Release from the BC Housing Website: B.C. Home Owner Mortgage and Equity Partnership program details Am I eligible for a partnership loan? The program supports eligible first-time homebuyers who […]

Victoria Real Estate Market Continues Tempo of Steady Sales Throughout May

July 4, 2017 – “This year may feel a bit steady and less exciting when compared to last year’s record-breaking market. People are getting used to this new tempo of […]

Victoria Real Estate Market Sees Slow Increase in Inventory

June 1, 2017 – “This month we have seen an increase in inventory – which means that buyers have more choice – and it means that now in some areas […]

New October 17 2016 Mortgage Rules To Take Place

There have been some major housing financing changes by the Department of Finance. Please see below key highlights: · Effective October 17th, all mortgages that require mortgage default insurance, which […]

Junior Sports Star of the Month

It’s been about a year now, and my boy loves karate. We tried a variety of sports, like swimming and soccer, but nothing really seemed to keep his attention long […]

A remarkable year for real estate in Victoria…

2015 has been a truly remarkable year for real estate in Victoria, and it’s only getting better. If this level of activity continues, we’re in for a killer 2016. The […]

Any Realtor can go out and “buy an image”, but is it genuine?

My daily driver is a 1974 Gold Volkswagen Beetle (no kidding!), and more often than not, people ask about it at the gas station, grocery store parking lot, and even […]

Beware of the real estate agent that promotes question #6…

I was recently at a listing presentation (successful!) for a downtown condo, and one of the questions the seller asked me was “How often do you sell your own listings […]

Second Blog Post, morning dragonfly

It’s been a busy week, with beautiful weather, a real estate continuing education class, a couple of great new property listings (please see my listings page) and four closings. Sometimes […]