remax: August 2007 Statistics for Qualicum Beach/Parksville - 09/05/07 09:45 AM
The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) has released the Sales Statistics for August 2007. Their press release indicates a large increase over August 2006 for the entire Board. Each of the 6 zones has shown a marked increase over the previous year ranging from 8%-21%.
NANAIMO, BC - Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) sales summary data released by the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) for August 2007 shows increases continuing in sales volume and average sale prices.The average sale price across the VIREB region for August 2007 was $340,380. This is a 17 per cent increase from the $290,173 posted at the … (4 comments)

remax: Susan Schaefer, artist, works on display in Qualicum Beach - 08/06/07 06:59 AM
Susan Schaefer, Canadian Artist, was invited to show her work at the offices of RE/MAX Anchor Realty in Qualicum Beach.
Originally from Saskatchewan, Susan recently relocated to Vancouver Island to pursue her passion for art on a full-time basis. Her work has often been described as "very colorful and bright" as she likes to use pure bold color. Most of her paintings ideas come from real life adventures and activities.
"The best advice that I can give anyone about painting ... is to paint for yourself, not for sales. Paint from your heart and always have fun!"
Susan will be displaying her work until … (0 comments)

remax: Retirement Community Extraordinaire - Qualicum Beach, BC - 07/18/07 09:10 AM
Qualicum Beach (pop. 8500) is the oldest small town in Canada. Recent figures from Stats Canada based on the 2006 census indicates that British Columbia has 5 of 10 of the top ten oldest cities over 5000 people. However BC is the fifth oldest province in the country with just 14.6% of the population 65 or older. This is just slightly higher than the national average of 13.7%. 
A recent article in the Vancouver Sun says:
"Qualicum Beach has more elderly people than any other small town in Canada, - 41 per cent of the population is 65 and over - and Sophia Thornley … (2 comments)

remax: May 2007 Statistics for Parksville/Qualicum Beach - 06/03/07 07:10 AM
The May 2007 statistics for the Parksville/ Qualicum Beach area were released on June 1st by VIREB. It shows a 34% increase in unit sales of single family dwellings over April with an average price decrease of 2%. The average price of $373,567 for May 2007 was up 18% over May 2006. Unit sales were also up 16% over last year to 94 from 79. The median price for May 2007 was 333,000.
Other areas of VIREB did not fair as well with price increase ranging from -.5% to 17% over May 2006. Campbell River, the average price was down very slightly … (0 comments)

remax: Move to Qualicum Beach BC - 05/27/07 06:55 AM
In early May 2007, I relocated from RE/MAX Select Properties in Vancouver to RE/MAX Anchor Realty in Qualicum Beach on beautiful Vancouver Island. It has been an exciting month while I become familar with the area and market. Adjusting to the slower pace of the island has been an easy transition.
I look forward to handling all your real estate needs. I am never to busy for your referrals.


Jeff Shields

REALTOR Qualicum Beach, BC

Qualicum Beach, BC

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Jeff specializes in residential and commercial real estate. He services Qualicum Beach, Parksville, French Creek and all other areas within the Oceanside community on beautiful Vancouver Island Get great free widgets at Widgetbox!



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