Real Estate News

Jan. 9, 2019

Vancouver Island Property Tax Information

Well, it's that time of year again - the time of year when the dreaded tax assessments have arrived in the mail. This year's assessments have been a bit of shock to most of us homeowners. To say they went up a little, would be like saying the Titanic ...

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Dec. 18, 2018

Homes for Sale with Cozy Fireplaces

Looking for a new place to call home in the Alberni Valley? With a range of nice homes available in the Alberni Area anyone house hunting will surely encounter the home they are looking for here. A fantastic addition and a welcoming home feature are cozy fireplaces in a new ...

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Dec. 6, 2018

Toasty Tips for Staying Warm this Winter

Cold Much? Winter temperatures are often in the single digits. Here are some resourceful ways to help you warm up. Stay warm no matter how frightful the weather outside gets. Keep the Winter Chills Out!

Warm Yourself First

It’s easier to change your body temperature than room temperature. Instead of ...

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Nov. 29, 2018

Tips to Winterize your Home

Winter is right around the corner. Do you know how to prepare your home for the cold weather? These tips and tricks will help prevent any unfortunate wintertime mishaps and get your home winter ready!

Tips to Winterize your Home

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Nov. 16, 2018

Real Estate Appraisal vs. Home Inspection: What’s the Difference?

During a real estate purchase you will come across two types of services prior to the sale of a home: Real Estate Appraisal and Home Inspection. Although similar in some ways, home appraisals and inspections do in fact serve very different purposes. It is well worth knowing the difference between ...

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Nov. 9, 2018

Reasons to Buy and Sell with a Real Estate Agent

Know what it takes to handle the largest financial transaction of your life? Many individuals do not know what a real estate agent can do for them and prefer to rely on the web instead. If you are uncertain and want to make more informed decisions, check out the following ...

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Oct. 19, 2018

What is important to remember when you are looking to sell during the cold months?

Tips for selling your home in the fall and winter

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May 30, 2018

New Real Estate Consumer Protection Rules

On June 15, 2018 there will be sweeping changes to how real estate is bought and sold in British Columbia. These new rules, which were set out by the newly created Superintendent of Real Estate, change the way real estate professionals in BC provide service to the general public.  ...

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Jan. 17, 2018

Probate and the Real Estate Sale

If you've been involved in the real estate market for any length of time, you've likely come across an "estate sale". In real estate, an estate sale is a sale to dispose of a home or property owned by a person who is recently deceased. In order to ...

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Dec. 14, 2017

The Fenton Team Recognized as Top 1% in Canada

Today,  Chris Fenton Team Leader of The Fenton Team, was honoured with the Royal LePage Chairman's Club award for 2017. The Royal LePage Chairman's Club is awarded to the top 1% of Realtors across the country. It is the first time that a Port Alberni real estate ...

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