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June 29, 2012. Salt Spring Island is an attractor venue...all sorts of eclectic beings pop in & decide to call this unique Canadian Gulf Island "home". One of them was the accomplished architect H. Schubart...who studied with Frank Lloyd Wright, & who moved to Salt Spring from California in the 1...
Affordable Beauty Close to the Sea! Very tranquil and private oceanview lot, with "sweetie" one bedroom cedar cottage in place. Wood floors, majestic forest surround, orchard, easy care landscaping, private drive entry, seasonal creek on one border. Just steps to quiet beach access -- possible to...
Private Island Dreaming...on Vancouver's Doorstep! A unique and beautiful private island opportunity in the amazing Pacific Northwest Coast. Nestled in the Salish Sea (now known as Georgia Strait). North Trail Island is part of the Thormanby Group of islands, off Sechelt, BC. North Trail Island, ...
June 26, 2012. Here we are...easing into the hoped for lift out of our La Nina weather pattern (grey, showers, lower than normal temperatures)...this weekend signals the "real summer" moment. Sunshine is coming? At last? Fingers crossed! Canada Day, July 1st, celebrates Canada's birthday as a nat...
Looking for a hidden treasure? Here it is...the perfect summer/weekender for now (great investment rental option, too) & terrific land to develop your dream later! At the corner of Westcott and Walker's Hook Roads, right across from the ocean! Great beachcombing at low tide...quiet country road....
Ah...the Salt Spring season! ArtCraft at Mahon Hall, Saturday Market in the Park, Tuesday afternoon farmer's market, Wednesday morning market, Velo Village, Canada Day with fireworks, Classic Car show, & a yacht race...& always live music, nightly...wow, lucky Islanders! Thinking of real estate?...
Here's a sweetheart of a rural/pastoral property, awaiting your pleasure! Located at Salt Spring's pristine "south end", and enjoying all day sun exposure (morning and evening sunshine, here!), the property lends itself to keeping horses, sheep, and there's a great fenced veggie garden area, too...
Located right beside the seashore, this Fulford Harbour beachfront offers great walking & beachcombing. There is summer moorage potential via a mooring buoy. The lovely beachside home offers 4 bedrooms or 3 bedrooms plus office / den. Home enjoys privacy & panoramic viewscapes. There's a separat...
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...
Ah, the rural lifestyle! Those aging boomers (are they now called zoomers?) will remember that back to the land movement of the 1960s & 70s. A lot of societal distress afoot then, too, plus wars & revolutions, economic recessionary issues, plus disaffected minority groups...just watch some early...