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The Communities covered in our daily snapshot of the Greater Victoria Real Estate Market are; Victoria Saanich Esquimalt Oak Bay View Royal Saanich Peninsula Communities (Sidney, Central and North Saanich) Westshore Communities (Highlands, Langford, Colwood, Metchosin, Sooke) Malahat and other up Island communities. Considering Your Victoria Real Estate Options? What is My Home Worth, and How Long would it Take to Sell? Why Pay more for Pfanntastic Victoria Real Estate Results? How To Receive CA$H-BACK On Your Home (0 comments)
It has be very common in the past to replace many of our older homes and buildings with newer and more polished versions of what we think the perfect (or most profitable) house should look like. In so many cases we have seen history being replaced by function and profitability. We List and Sell older homes in the Greater Victoria BC Area and as such we are often asked "what makes an old house a heritage house? and what is the difference. Simply stated, all heritage designated homes are old(er), but not every (4 comments)
5th Annual Chef Survival Challenge & Feast at Madrona Farm Saanich BC - 07/18/12 04:43 PM
The 5th Annual Chef Survival Challenge and Feast at Madrona Farm Welcomes You We know it is early, but This is such a Pfanntastic Event and Cause, that we want to make sure that you get your tickect now and mark your Calendar And be part of Protecting and Celebrating Sustainable Farm Land in our part of Paradise we call Victoria....
Come out to the Chef Survival Challenge V Sunday, September 23, 2012, at Madrona Farm, (4317 Blenkinsop Rd.) Saanich BC, from noon to 5pm. Gates are open for parking at 11:30am Celebrate the protection of Madrona Farm in (3 comments)
How many homes For Sale in Greater Victoria in a Payment Budget? - 07/17/12 12:48 PM
Today I noticed an article in a newspaper website, asking the question, what type of home one could buy for a certain amount....This article explored how far away from Vancouver one would have to move to find your dream home, a cute concept but not really very realistic for most of us that are "connected" to our Greater Victoria Community in one way or another.However, this question got me thinking about a slightly different twist to this Concept; So I asked myself:How many homes are there available in Greater Victoria within a Monthly Mortgage Payment Budget Range?We hear so often that (1 comments)
The Truth About Greater Victoria Real Estate Commissions - 07/11/12 01:42 PM
The Truth About Greater Victoria Real Estate Commissions The Average Sale price of a home in Victoria in 1988 was $ 127,888 and when sold a total commission of $ 8,115. was payable (based on what was then the norm 7% over the First $ 100,000 and 4% on the balance of the sale price (there was no GST or HST in those days nor were there property transfer taxes to the levels of today . The Average Sale Price of a Home in Victoria today is $ 606,9000 and when sold a commission of $ 21,207 is payable plus HST (5 comments)
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