greater victoria: Saanich West Single Family Homes Real Estate Market Update December 2013 - 01/03/14 11:04 AM
 Saanich West Single Family Homes Real Estate Market Update December 2013
Saanich West Single Family Homes, Real Estate Market Update December 2013 Video
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Saanich West Single Family Homes, Real Estate Market Update December 2013 Video
The name Saanich comes from an aboriginal word meaning “emerging land” or “emerging people”. - See more at: http://www.pay-lessrealty.com/saanich-overview#sthash.DJp30xR5.dpuf By the mid-1850s, the Hudson’s Bay Company established its business in the area and began transforming the virgin forests into one of the oldest agricultural settlements in British Columbia. Though over time Saanich has become a major residential area … (6 comments)

greater victoria: Downsizing Tips From the Experts for Greater Victoria BC - 12/18/13 04:20 AM
Downsizing Tips From the Experts for Greater Victoria BC:
Getting Some Valuable Downsizing Tips from the Experts this time of the year may seem a bit counter intuitive, but then again, what better way to start off Downsizing Tips from the Experts dan by having one tip that is the best space saver off all........ "Don't Buy It".....
 
Ok. all kidding aside here are 3 valuable Downsizing Tips From Liz Tooms, that will very much work for anyone concerned about Downsizing in Greater Victoria BC.
Design Liz-pirations: Use These Downsizing Tips to Make a BIG ... http://liztoombs.blogspot.com Tue, 26 Nov … (6 comments)

greater victoria: Single Family Homes Types in Greater Victoria - 12/14/13 07:15 AM
Single Family Homes Types in Greater Victoria: Single Family Homes Types in Greater Victoria, A single-family detached home, also called a single-detached dwelling or separate house is a free-standing residential building. It is defined in opposition to a multi-family dwelling.
For Single Family Homes Types in Greater Victoria, in some jurisdictions allowances are made for basement suites or mother-in-law suites without changing the description from "single family".
A Single Family Homes Types in Greater Victoria or a detached (house, home, or dwelling) means that the building does not share an inside wall with any other house or dwelling.It has only outside … (0 comments)

greater victoria: Greater Victoria Average Single Family Home Prices as at Oct 2013 - 10/17/13 12:20 AM
Greater Victoria Average Single Family Home Prices as at Oct 2013
Below is an overview of the Greater Victoria Average Single Family Home Prices as at October 2013

 
With 250 single family homes sold inside the typical Greater Victoria catchment, compared to 199 last year, we are certainly looking a bit more active, however the average prices for single family homes in the Greater Victoria region are only slightly higher from just below $ 600,000 to now marginally over $ 600,000.  Keeping in mind that average prices on a monthly base often are affected by very limited data.
Here … (4 comments)

greater victoria: Victoria Real Estate Friday Pfunny: Why Is Our Home Not Selling? - 06/07/13 04:36 AM
Victoria Real Estate Friday Pfunny: Why Is Our Home Not Selling?
When it Comes to Selling Greater Victoria BC Real Estate:
Are You (unknowingly) Preventing Your Home From Selling?

  With less than 14% of actively listed Homes currently selling in Greater Victoria, it is not at all surprising that we are asked so often;
Why Is Our Home Not Selling?

There are 7 very essential reasons you control and answer,
Why Is Our Home Not Selling?
Hence these 7 reasons are also equally essential in ensuring the sale of your home.
Although you may have seen … (2 comments)

greater victoria: Greater Victoria Real Estate Listing & Sales Market Update, May 21 - 28, 2013 - 05/28/13 08:05 AM
Greater Victoria Real Estate Listing & Sales Market Update, May 21 - 28, 2013 "Abkhazi Gardens, Victoria BC, is A Pfanntastic Place to call Home." Every Week Peter Pfann takes a quick reading of the Greater Victoria Real Estate Market (based on MLS information) for you. Below is our overview of the Victoria Real Estate Market over the past week. The Vancouver Island BC Communities and Areas included in this Greater Victoria Real Estate Snapshot are: Victoria, Saanich (East and West), Central Saanich, North Saanich, Sidney, Oak Bay, Esquimalt, View Royal, Highlands, Langford, Colwood, Metchosin, Sooke, Malahat. If you would like … (0 comments)

greater victoria: Greater Victoria Single Family Homes 10 Year Average List to Sale Price Comparison 2002-2012 - 08/29/12 02:55 AM
Greater Victoria Single Family Homes 10 Year Average List to Sale Price Comparison 2002-2012
 

 
For The Past 10 years in Greater Victoria Real Estate we have seen a bit of a pricing and sales volume roller coaster, so we thought it might be interesting to have a look at the actual results and analyze some of the information.
The First thing that stands out is off course comparing the starting and most recent list and sale prices with average list prices increasing by almost $ 300,000 over ten years, while average sales price increased nearly $ 244,000.
What … (0 comments)

greater victoria: 5th Annual Chef Survival Challenge Madrona Farm Saanich BC Sept 30. - 08/09/12 03:00 AM
5th. Annual Chef Survival Challenge & Feast, @ Madrona Farm Saanich BC Sept. 30,
We posted earlier an incorrect date for the Chef Survival Challenge, so please ignore that date, the Actual Date is on September 30, 2012 Noon till 5 Pm. The Gates at Madrona Farm (at 4317 Blenkinsop Rd.) will open at 11.30, but get your tickets now online at www.chefsurvivalchallenge.com .  
Aside from having a Pfanntastic Day at an amazing Organic Farm, with lots of fun activities for the entire family, there will be culinary master pieces prepared by Greater Victoria’s Hottest Chefs, Victoria Olympians, Obstacle challenges, … (1 comments)

greater victoria: Oak Bay 2008 - 2012 Historical Real Estate Market Trends. - 02/28/12 02:17 AM
Oak Bay 2008 - 2012 Historical Real Estate Market Trends.Peter and Linda Pfann, are Realtors assisting Oak Bay and Greater Victoria bound clients from down the block or from across the globe with buying, selling, investing and retiring in and around Greater Victoria, BC Canada since 1986.
We are pleased to provide you with the Historical Oak Bay Market Trend Statistics for 2 specific property types.
Oak BaySingle Family Homes Oak Bay Condominiums (suites), Town-Homes and 1/2 Duplexes  

 
The Neighbourhoods and Areas forming Oak Bay included in this report are:Estevan, Gonzales, Henderson, North Oak Bay, South Oak Bay … (5 comments)

greater victoria: Saanich West 2008 - 2012 Historical Real Estate Market Trends. - 02/28/12 01:09 AM
Saanich West 2008 - 2012 Historical Real Estate Market Trends.Peter and Linda Pfann, are Realtors assisting Saanich West and Greater Victoria bound clients from down the block or from across the globe with buying, selling, investing and retiring in and around Greater Victoria, BC Canada since 1986.
We are pleased to provide you with the Historical Saanich West Market Trend Statistics for 2 specific property types.
Saanich West Single Family Homes Saanich West Condominiums (suites), Town-Homes and 1/2 Duplexes  
The Neighbourhoods and Areas forming Saanich West included in this report are:Beaver Lake, Elk Lake, Gateway, Glanford, Gorge, Granville, Interurban, Layritz, … (4 comments)

greater victoria: Wood Pellet Stove Chimney - Up Periscope! - 02/24/12 07:20 AM
Wood Stoves and Pellet Stoves are Very Popular in and around Greater Victoria, so when I came across this Pfunny yet very scary post by one of our favourite Home inspectors I had to share it with our Greater Victoria Readers......
The issues with this particular property were pretty obvious, but often times, it is not so easy to find out how "creative" some well intended Handy Men (or women) go about making "improvements"
Our Motto with Buying a Home..... "If in Doubt Check It Out"
Have a good chuckle reading this great article, and be sure to Talk To Peter … (0 comments)

greater victoria: Common Scents - 02/24/12 04:39 AM
Once Again Karen Bernetti (one of our Favourite Stagers) offers some Pfanntastic suggestions and reminders for those that are getting ready to (or are in the middle of) sell their home....
Karen points out very eloquently how important the scent (any scent) can very much trow off potential buyers from what would otherwise be a Pfanntastic Home....
If you have any questions about any of Karen's suggestions, please Talk To Peter or Linda, (250) 213 9490.
Thank you Karen for sharing this excellent information with our Greater Victoria Readers.
Home sellers can create spaces that appeal to prospective buyers by employing … (0 comments)

greater victoria: 2012 Greater Victoria Elementary Schools Ranking Report Card - 02/14/12 04:53 AM

 
2012 Greater Victoria Elementary  Schools Ranking Report Card2012 Report Cards Ranking all BC and Yukon  (including  Greater Victoria)  Elementary Schools was released this past week.....Recently the Fraser Institute, an independent non-profit research and educational organization in Canada, completed its annual Elementary highly anticipated research projects about the comparative quality of all Elementary  schools in British Columbia.In the USA, this information is very readily available from independent as well as commercial sources, however in Canada the only source we have to rely on amazingly resourceful, and independent The Fraser Institute, to provide the general public with this very valuable information.The … (9 comments)

greater victoria: Dine Around & Stay In Town Victoria February 17 through March 16, 2012! - 02/12/12 01:50 PM
Dine Around & Stay In Town Victoria 2012!February 17 through March 16
In Cooperation between, Tourism Victoria and the Victoria Branch of the BC Restaurant & Food Services Association (BCRFA), and the Bravo! Victoria ProArt Alliance Members are teaming up to offer the popular Dine Around, Stay and be Entertained in Victoria event.
 A truly Pfanntastic Opportunity to Experience the Finest of what Greater Victoria has to offer its residents and visitors at amazing value. As we get to know our own town and the wonderful dining, hotel and theatre entertainment experiences that can be enjoyed in our own town, … (9 comments)

greater victoria: Silent Sunday on a Beach in Cordova Bay, Saanich BC. - 02/12/12 10:10 AM
(nearly) Silent Sunday on a Beach in Cordova Bay, Saanich BC.With over 150 beaches to choose from in Greater Victoria, it is hard to pick any one beach that is our Pfanntastic Favourite, so we let you decide, by showing off our beaches one at the time as we visited them or  from our ever growing collection of Greater Victoria Images....
We do take requests, so if you have a Greater Victoria beach (or any other location) that you want us to visit, describe, or or show pictures off, please let us know and we will use it as our Pfanntastic … (4 comments)

greater victoria: Be Safe and Sound When Repairing or Remodeling your Home. - 02/06/12 06:39 AM
Be Safe and Sound When Repairing or Remodeling your Home.As many people use the winter time to complete interior home improvement projects, it is important to take a little extra time to ensure to be Safe and Sound when repairing or remodeling your home.Home improvement projects can be dangerous. Many tasks call for sharp tools or power tools that can cause injuries. You can't successfully repair or tackle home improvement projects your home if you're not careful.   With a little careful organization and forethought, even the most difficult home improvement tasks can be conquered safely and successfully.  If in Doubt of … (4 comments)

greater victoria: Peter's Pet Peeve, for the Week of February 4 - 11, 2011 Policing Greater Victoria. - 02/05/12 06:29 AM
Peter's Pet Peeve, for the Week of February 4 - 11, 2011 Policing Greater Victoria.
As a Dutch born Canadian guy, (you can always tell a Dutch Guy, but you can't tell them Much), Peter will always have an opinion and take on how to fix things around Greater Victoria......Linda suggested to turn Peter’ Pet Peeves into a weekly column, looking at life, living and events in Greater Victoria and how we can fix some of the minor imperfections in our Victorian Paradise.Here is Peter’s Pick for this weeks Pet Peeve :.......Policing Greater Victoria........
How Come, we have 3 Municipal Police … (8 comments)

greater victoria: Peter's Pet Peeve, for the Week of January 28 - 01/29/12 12:04 PM
Peter's Pet Peeve, for the Week of January 28 Where do I begin, so many Pet Peeves, so little time. The idea for a weekly column about Peter's Pet Peeves, really came from Linda (you can blame her).... As so often we would drive around town, and we see something that makes you go WHY.......As a good Dutch born Canadian guy, (you can always tell a Dutch Guy, but you can't tell them Much), I will always have an opinion and my take on how to fix things around Greater Victoria...... So with Linda's suggestion, My little Pet Peeves have become … (13 comments)

greater victoria: Linda's Lovely Lyrics - 01/29/12 11:16 AM

 Linda's Lovely LyricsFrom time to time Linda will come across, Poems, Lyrics, Rhymes Thoughts, that are worth Sharing, Linda will share her Lovely Little Lyrics weekly and we hope you will enjoy them.
 
 
  Sometimes it feels like life is something that just happens to us,
like we have little say over where we wind up.
But you have so much more power than you think you do!
You know what shapes your future?
Your goals and your determination!
Your the boss.
Take charge, and watch your dreams unfold!
(8 comments)

greater victoria: JUST SOLD # 1002 - 327 Maitland St. Victoria BC - 01/29/12 11:14 AM
JUST SOLD # 1002 - 327 Maitland St. Victoria BC Nearly Full Price, And A Pfanntastic Deal For the Buyer
 
Pfanntastic 2 Bdrm, Waterview suite … (0 comments)

 
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