January 18, 2011

Space Saving Furniture Ideas

When showing Condominiums many of my clients are concerned with maximizing square footage. How can you get more storage space, create another bedro...
January 18, 2011

New Mortgage Lending Terms

Default insured mortgage changes announced by federal government On January 17, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced three new changes to the ...
January 14, 2011

Trust The Data: Average Price of Home in Victoria Increased in 2010

Although many of us simply skim the news for interesting headings, one should caution taking the word of the media without taking a closer look at ...
December 8, 2010

The Canadian Economy and Victoria Real Estate

Check out the news from the Times Colonist last week: "The Canadian economy did not perform up to analyst predictions. Between July and September,...
November 18, 2010

Parking in Downtown Victoria.

Parking? This is seen as a major issue with a number of people when they are considering purchasing a condo in downtown Victoria. I receive phone c...
November 18, 2010

First Time Homebuyers.

If you are a first-time homebuyer in the Province of British Columbia you should be aware of a few notable changes to the buyer’s exemption under t...
November 16, 2010

University of Victoria area condo market.

Are you searching for a Condominium in the University of Victoria area and can’t find buildings that are rentable? The UVIC area is a prime locatio...
November 15, 2010

Is this building wood or concrete?

I get this question all the time. My quick answer is that any residential building 4 stories or less are 99% of the time wood frame. This has been ...