Is a Fixer-Upper For Me? 3 People To Know

Is a Fixer-Upper For Me? 3 People To Know

Are you house-hunting on a budget? There are many fixer-uppers in Nanaimo that present a great opportunity to live in a wonderful area for an affordable price. They allow you to really make a home your own by renovating it to your taste. Renovated character homes are particularly sought after, as evidenced by the popularity […]

International Buyers: Don’t Get Lost in Translation

International Buyers: Don’t Get Lost in Translation

(繁體中文 / 简体中文) Over the years, we have seen an upwards-growing trend in buyers coming to us internationally. It’s no surprise that there is global interest in our market – Nanaimo is a wonderful place! Much of our housing and commercial buildings are undervalued compared to the Mainland or Victoria, making them prime targets for […]

The Gen Y Gap: 8 Things This Generation Wants

The Gen Y Gap: 8 Things This Generation Wants

Gen Y, also known as the millennials, is the fastest growing group of home buyers right now. Born between the early 1980s and the early 2000s, this group has different goals, priorities, and outlooks than previous generations. Here are eight things millennials want when they’re looking for housing: Walkability Unlike car-dependent generations past, millennials are all […]

Gen Y’s Increased Home Buying Intentions

Gen Y’s Increased Home Buying Intentions

Here’s an interesting article featuring a positive RBC housing report on the increased home buying intentions of Gen Y, in particular those aged 25-34. It’s comforting given the age bracket they’re studying. First time buyers fuel markets. Increased Home Buying Habits Of Gen Y Report A few years ago, we were hearing it reported that […]