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By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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Good Day,Please find below our current stats for Victoria BC, Please post your  real estate stats for your City or Town. The number of sales of homes and other properties throughout Greater Victoria jumped by 60 per cent in February. Prices, meantime, remained stable. There were 707 sales through...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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Hi Everyone,Condo trends When it comes to condos, staying on the cutting edge of style and decor is key. The general perception of what's hot and what's not can change daily, so choosing trendy yet timeless decorating styles and furniture pieces is the true challenge for the condo dweller. Always...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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When I can accross this article in the Saanich Community newspaper I felt many would like to know and read this bit of local rail way history...Enjoy! By Dennis RobinsonSaanich NewsFeb 14 2007 Construction of the new Town & Country shopping centre due to begin this spring provides an opportunity ...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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The Victoria area real estate market got off to a strong start to the year last month both in terms of sales and prices. There were 442 property sales through the Victoria Real Estate Board's Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in January, up from 385 sales in December. There were 496 sales in Janua...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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How would you like to make some extra cash without ever leaving your driveway? Hold a garage sale and liquidate those unwanted, outdated family treasures. Here are some pointers to get you going. Timing is everythingTraditionally, the garage-sale season is fall through spring, depending on where ...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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The decision to buy or sell a home is one of the most important financial decisions most people make, yet many give little thought to finding the real estate agent best suited to their needs.Agents are often chosen solely on the recommendation of a friend or an ad in the newspaper. But choosing t...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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"That's not necessarily a bad thing for homeowners, who have experienced a big increase in equity over the last several years," Cameron Muir said from Vancouver. Homes will hold their value, while buyers will not face such large month-over-month price increases and the feeling of being rushed to ...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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Despite the cyclical nature of the business, an analysis of 17 housingmarkets across the country found that price appreciation topped 240 per centin seven areas, including Barrie (372 per cent), St. Catharines(329 per cent), Hamilton-Burlington (325 per cent), Ottawa (297 per cent),Greater Toront...

By Fred Carver Personal Real Estate Corporation, Accredited Real Estate Consultant
(RE/MAX Camosun Victoria BC Real Estate)
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Anyone looking to buy the average-priced home in Langley Township ($530,000) is going to pay $8,600 in property transfer tax (PTT) to the province, up front. If that person is looking to buy a new home, the buyer will also pay $31,000 in GST to the federal government. "If you include hidden taxes...

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