Here are the most recent Statistics from the British Columbia Real Estate Association

Posted on February 15, 2017

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Here are the latest statistics from the Victoria Real Estate Board

Posted on October 4, 2016

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Real Estate Statistics for August 2016 for Greater Victoria

Posted on September 20, 2016

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Video – 629 Senanus Dr , Central Saanich

Posted on July 19, 2016

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Housing Market Update (July 2016)

Posted on July 14, 2016

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May Market Update

Posted on June 8, 2016

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What Buyers Don’t Want to See in Your Backyard

Posted on September 30, 2015

When you put your home up for sale, you want it to look its best to potential buyers. That’s why you clean, tidy and de-clutter every room. Some sellers, however, miss the backyard. You need to pay just as much attention to that space as you do to the interior of your home. The backyard is as important a living space as the family room. To some buyers, even more. Buyers want to see an attractive backyard space, with the grass cut and ...

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How to Deal with a Low-Ball Offer

Posted on September 21, 2015

If you take care to price your home correctly — that is, at a price that is in line with what similar properties in the area have sold for recently — then you have a good chance of selling it at or near your asking price. That doesn’t mean you won’t get a low-ball offer. You might. So what do you do when that happens? First, understand that the buyer may not necessarily be trying to steal away your home at a bargain-basement ...

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Greater Victoria Real Estate & Gulf Islands Markets – July 2015

Posted on August 12, 2015

July stats are in! In Greater Victoria, there were 403 sales of detached homes, 1153 active listings at the end of the month. The median sale price was $545,000 with an average days on market of 49. The hottest market for sales was Saanich East with 83 sales. In comparison, the Condo market had 217 sales, 796 active listings at the end of the month. The median sale price was $268,000 with an average days on market of 70. The hottest market ...

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Discovering that a home you like has “issues”

Posted on August 5, 2015

Say you’re viewing a home and are impressed with how it looks. The walls are freshly painted. Everything seems bright and new. You’re considering making an offer. Then, while standing on a mat in the kitchen, you hear a squeak below your feet. You lift the mat and see that some tiles are broken. Obviously the mat was there to, literally, cover up that defect. A few broken tiles are not a big deal. But now you’re thinking, “What ...

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