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Selling a House: Is It Ever a Good Idea to Drop Your Asking Price?

Posted on Aug 31, 2019

When you’re selling a house, you need to think about purging items, cleaning, house showings, and everything else that comes with the moving process. The last thing you want to worry about it is whether you need to drop your asking price.

But what happens if your house has been on the market for a while and you’re not getting any offers? Is dropping...

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In Fernwood, You’ll Fit Right In!

Posted on Aug 21, 2019

In the last decade or so, Fernwood has undergone an enormous transition and is now known for being possibly the most unique, quirky community of all the Victoria neighbourhoods. 

It's located close enough to downtown to make walking, bussing, or cycling there for work or play both quick and easy. Yet, it's just far enough away from downtown that you...

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Strata 101: Everything You Need to Know

Posted on Aug 14, 2019

Strata properties are pretty standard here in Victoria, so chances are you live in one or are considering buying into one. But do you know the what, how, and whys of being part of a strata? We’re going to answer some commonly asked questions we get about strata.

What Exactly Is Strata Housing?

Most people only think of condominiums when they hear the...

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Selling a House Isn’t as Cheap as You Think

Posted on Jul 27, 2019

You wouldn’t be faulted for believing that selling a house shouldn’t cost you anything. After all, how hard can it be? You put it on the housing market, someone buys it, and you keep the money — simple! Or is it? 

The fact is that there are quite a few other costs a home seller needs to factor in: 

Preparation for Selling a House

You generally can’t j...

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Come Live in Sensational Sooke!

Posted on Jul 22, 2019
If you want to live outside the city limits, head about 38 kilometres outside of Victoria, and you’ll find a whole different pace of living in Sooke. 
This area has grown significantly over the past decade. Quite a few new businesses have opened, and a lot of families are flocking to this municipality. And it's not hard to see why they have! 


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6 Common Home-Buying Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on Jul 17, 2019

Buying a home is a huge step! And you want to make sure you don’t make any major mistakes as a first-time homebuyer. As REALTORS®, we’ve seen many bad moves, and we don’t want you to make that mistake. Don’t say you weren’t warned! 

There are already hidden costs a first-time homebuyer needs to know about, but that’s not the only thing people aren’t...

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