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Superb new home, on 6+ acres, in an area of fine homes, and with a soaring panoramic vista. Ocean, islands, mountain viewscapes and excellent all day/year round sun exposure (sunrises and sunsets, here!). Close to both Ganges and Fulford Villages, and to lakes, to beach accesses, and to park hik...
March 29, 2012. Mark your calendars time! Live music venues: A great event at Moby's on April 3rd: a Small Town Chick's organized evening, showcasing Dayna Manning & Ryan McMahon...8 p.m. start. Tickets: $20 (or free to Small Town Chicks members). Don't miss this one! April 4th, Music & Munch pre...
Am still enjoying presenting my live radio show on Salt Spring's community radio station. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday, from 7 to 9 a.m., Pacific Time, (at 107.9 fm locally and via streaming audio at: cfsi-fm.com) you can catch the show. It's a mix of music, musings, & interviews with I...
Here's an exceptional oceanview property, with custom designed home, many unique features...an amazing panoramic ocean, islands, and mountain viewscape, which is in control of the property owner...keep this dramatic view forever! Private, sunny, quiet property, with level entry and upper and gar...
Spectacular oceanfront property in two titles! Totally irreplaceable, and located at Salt Spring Island's special "south end". Beautiful West Coast Contemporary jewel, lovingly created by the artist owner (Canada's renowned wildlife painter and environmentalis, Robert Bateman). The home (designe...
Poem: Wind Licks Metal tongued Sculptures... Grace Point: Rain splintered, Fog shrouded, Whispers of Spring's return... It's in the wind, That smell of renewal. The season rolling Over, Tattered winter knitting Into Spring... We dwellers of the "wet coast" Recognize The shift when It comes... Slo...
March 23, 2012. Things to do & see! March 26th is the great annual (15th!) Gumboot Gala, presented by Salt Spring Folk Club, at Fulford Hall, 7 p.m. start...Valdy & Bill Henderson honour Salt Spring Idlers! Don't miss this creative event! Steffich Fine Art Gallery celebrates 20 years in business ...
Change...it's blowing in with the Spring wind! I think we may all agree (two years from now? The classic "look back" moment?) that the bottom-bottom in the market fell between October 2010 and October 2011...that "spread" depended on where one was located. I always think that the Pacific Northwe...
Spring! The calendar says so. This La Nina weather pattern has delivered most unusual weather events, globally. Our west coast region has been experiencing perpetual late Fall, it seems...rain, windstorms, unseasonably cool. Daylight Time is with us, it's now officially Spring, the light-filled ...
Best buys in secondary home/discretionary area regions? Could be undeveloped land...motivated sellers, price reductions over the past three year period, low interest rates still in place...call me for some suggestions. Here's one, now.... Looking for an oceanfront property for you to create y...