Victoria Real Estate – Saving Money by Going Greeen

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Is Victoria Real Estate Going Green? Green home-buyers catch a break from CMHC According to the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), homes account for more than 17 per cent of energy consumed in Canada. Advising clients to purchase energy-efficient homes, or to make energy-saving renovations, can result in big savings for them. A ten […]

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Insuring your Victoria Real Estate.

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Victoria Real Estate – Check insurance coverage before disaster strikes Although this year’s summer season in BC hasn’t been the warmest, the risk of forest fires and the devastation of years past are on the minds of many. As a REALTOR® we would like to advise you to check your insurance coverage now, rather than waiting until your communitie is […]

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Real Estate in Victoria – Canadian Actuaries Urge Government to Make Mortgage Payments Tax Deductible

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We all follow the Victoria Real Estate Market closley. The beauty of owning your own Real Estate is that if you use it as a principal residence and you turn around and sell it in 15 years and the profit you make is tax free. This does not apply to investment properties.  Now if we could […]

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Victoria, BC. Canada – Vancouver Island builders maintain torrid pace

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As you know Victoria Real Estate is in strong demand and the construction of new properties is not letting up. A recent article in the Times Colonist by Andrew A. Duffy reads: Home building on the Island remains a booming business and those wielding hammers don’t expect it to change anytime soon. That’s the consensus from […]

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Victoria, British Columbia – Home Sales Surpass Expectations in 2nd Quarter in BC.

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Victoria Real Estate is continuing it’s steady climb. We predicted last year that 2007 would be a very strong year in Real Estate with an average selling price of a single family dwelling (in Victoria) close to $600,000. We are not there quite yet, but time will tell.  A recent release from BCREA (British Columbia Real Estate Association) […]

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