Victoria, BC Real Estate – The Facts on Agency Law

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When it comes to buying Real Estate in Victoria or in British Columbia in general it is important that you as a buyer or seller understand the agency relationship that REALTORS® work under with their clients. British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) has a great article that is worth reading. The Agency Relationship  REALTORS® work within a […]

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Real Estate In Victoria, BC. – Funding for Housing Should Accompany Tax Cuts

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As we all know our beloved British Columbia Government is receiving around 925 million dollars in revenue from sales of Real Estate in the form of the Property Transfer Tax (PPT). REALTORS® and our governing body BCREA (British Columbia Real Estate Association) have been lobbying the BC Government to eliminate or reduce the PPT. This does not […]

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Real Estate In Victoria, BC. – Real Estate Sales Soars In October.

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Real Estate sales of homes and other properties in the Greater Victoria area soared 20 percent in October compared to the same month a year ago. There were 708 sales through the Victoria Real Estate Board’s Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in October. This is up about 20% from the 590 sales in October of 2006.  In September of […]

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Real Estate In Victoria, BC. Canada – Moving Advice Part 6 of 6

Posted by & filed under Alberta Real Estate Update, BC Real Estate Update, Manitoba Real Estate Update, New Brunswick Real Estate Update, Newfoundland & Labrador Real Estate Update, Northwest Territories Real Estate Update, Nova Scotia Real Estate Update, Nunavut Real Estate Update, Ontario Real Estate Update, PEI Real Estate Update, Prestigious, Québec Real Estate Update, Saskatchewan Real Estate Update, Victoria Real Estate Update, Yukon Real Estate Update.

In our previous parts of our Moving Real Estate Blog we have discussed, vehicles, pets, kids, planning, and moving calendar. When planning your move to Victoria, BC. one concerns many people have is “How do I move my plants”. Just about all of us have one or two favourite plants we would like to bring […]

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Real Estate In Victoria – Predictions: 2008 will mark the seventh consecutive year in which housing starts exceed 200,000 units.

Posted by & filed under Alberta Real Estate Update, BC Real Estate Update, Manitoba Real Estate Update, New Brunswick Real Estate Update, Newfoundland & Labrador Real Estate Update, Northwest Territories Real Estate Update, Nova Scotia Real Estate Update, Nunavut Real Estate Update, Ontario Real Estate Update, PEI Real Estate Update, Prestigious, Québec Real Estate Update, Saskatchewan Real Estate Update, Victoria Real Estate Update, Yukon Real Estate Update.

When it comes to Victoria Real Estate we are not alone when we say we will have another fantastic year in 2008. We have mentioned in many of our blogs that our Real Estate Market here in Victoria, in British Columbia and in Canada in general will be very strong. A recent article by CMHC […]

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Properties in Victoria Professional logs Some Serious Real Estate

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We here at Properties in Victoria Professionalsare proud to announce that our International Client Care Coordinator, Sarah West, placed 6th at the Shawnigan Lake 1/2 Marathon this past weekend. Well done Sarah. Shawnigan Lake is located some 40km north of of Victoria BC, and has slowly transformed over the years from a “cottage country” community […]

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Real Estate In Victoria – Victoria vs Calgary

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The Real Estate Market in Victoria and British Columbia in general has had a very strong year and it looks like it will continue in 2008. If you have been following our blogs you know that we are pretty bullish on the Real Estate Market in Victoria. Every so often we look at some of […]

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Properties In Victoria Professionals – October is Powersmart Month In BC.

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You have purchased Real Estate in Victoria, now how do you keep the power bill at at minimum. Here are some tips that might help.  Power Smart Month – October 2007 October is Power Smart month, and BC Hydro encourages British Columbians to take inventory on what they’re currently doing to be more energy efficient […]

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