Outdoor Dog Parks and Pet Services in Nanaimo

Outdoor Dog Parks and Pet Services in Nanaimo

In Nanaimo there are many outdoor facilities and pet services with which to pamper your pooch. Below is a list of outdoor dog parks and other pet services in Nanaimo. Outdoor dog parks Beban dog park This popular dog park is a fully fenced area that features water stations and shaded areas for dogs to […]

More Reasons to Live in Nanaimo

More Reasons to Live in Nanaimo

In May of 2012, the Canadian research company Ipsos Reid did a survey about the quality of life in Nanaimo. The survey found that Nanaimo rated higher than many other cities in British Columbia. Those who live in Nanaimo feel they get a better bang for their buck in terms of tax dollars, and the […]

Buying Homes with Suites

Buying Homes with Suites

In Nanaimo there are many different types of suites. Legal, authorized and unauthorized suites are all common in the Nanaimo area. A legal suite would be considered the most desirable. With legal suites, every stage of the building process is inspected by the City inspectors for confirmation it has been built to the BC Building Code, until […]

Selling Tenanted Properties

Selling Tenanted Properties

Finding a REALTOR® with experience is a huge part of buying and selling tenanted properties.  The Residential Tenancy Act is complicated and must be followed properly when dealing with Tenanted properties. For buying Tenanted properties, here are some things to consider: The tenants require 24 hours’ notice for all showings so the property may be […]

Should I Wait Until Spring to List My Home

Should I Wait Until Spring to List My Home

Over the last 12 years working in real estate I’ve seen busy real estate markets, but I have also seen down markets. A question I’ve been asked many times over the last few months is, “Should I wait until spring to list my home?” Should I wait until spring to list my home With supply […]

Preparing to Sell Your Home for Spring

Preparing to Sell Your Home for Spring

Curb appeal is one of the main items to consider when you are listing your home. So what can you do in preparing to sell your home? Preparing to sell your home Something I like to do for my clients, is to send a checklist of items for preparing to sell your home. Starting on […]

Digital Signatures: Signing Real Estate Documents Electronically

Digital Signatures: Signing Real Estate Documents Electronically

There have been many fantastic changes in technology in the real estate industry over the last number of years. The most dynamic change would possibly be digital signatures for: signing real estate documents electronically. Simplifying the contract process, reducing time, and minimizing paperwork. There are many companies that offer this service, making the sometimes difficult […]