22nd ANNUAL TIMES COLONIST BOOK SALE Starts Today

22nd ANNUAL TIMES COLONIST BOOK SALE Starts Today There is plenty for everyone at the 22nd annual Times Colonist Book Sale. The Book Sale runs from 9 am to 5 pm today(Saturday May 11/19) to Sunday (May 12/19) at the Victoria Curling Club at 1952 Quadra Street,...

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How Can I Compete with a Cash Offer?

How Can I Compete with a Cash Offer?

You found the house. You want the house. You have to finance the house. That's not a terrible idea since about 70% of all home purchases are financed as opposed to a cash offer. Many home buyers are repeat buyers and roll their existing equity into the new home...

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This is the Very First Step to Homeownership

This is the Very First Step to Homeownership

Homeownership can be a very exciting and very overwhelming time. If this is your first time purchasing a home there are so many different avenues and nuances to the home buying process that it can be extremely overwhelming. However, as a Victoria home specialist, I...

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How to Choose Between Two Perfect Homes

How to Choose Between Two Perfect Homes

So you’ve been to some open houses, gone on some tours, and now find yourself in an unusual dilemma: two houses that seem perfect for you. In a way, it’s a good problem to have — better to have multiple options than none, right? But it can also be anxiety-inducing to...

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Capital City Comic Con Victoria BC 2019

Capital City Comic Con Victoria BC 2019

If you like to get your "geek" on once in a while then you won't want to miss this weekend's event. March 22 through March 24 at the Victoria Conference Centre and Crystal Garden is the Annual Capital City Comic Con. This convention is dedicated to comics, toys,...

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St Patrick’s Day Things To Do in Victoria, BC

St Patrick’s Day Things To Do in Victoria, BC

St Patrick’s Day Things To Do in Victoria, BC Sunday March 17, 2019. St Patrick’s Day Family Fun Day at Market square. Dress in your leprechaun best and enjoy Irish Dancers, live music , Irish themed food vendors, crafting station balling art, face painting and bouncy...

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5 Top Ways to Make Your Home More Appealing to Buyers

5 Top Ways to Make Your Home More Appealing to Buyers

When you list your home you want it to be the most amazing thing to buyers, so much so that you'll have multiple buyers in the first week. Now, of course, a lot of this has to do with the market. If the market just won't support a seller's market, it doesn't matter...

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Choosing Paint Colours For Your Home

How to Choose a Paint Color for Your Home Planning on Selling You Home in Victoria This Spring? Fresh Colours inside and out add great to the curb appeal to Victoria home buyers. in additional to Curb appeal, it tells home buyers you care about the home and maintain...

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365 Things To Do In Victoria |Sunday February 24

365 Things To Do In Victoria |Sunday February 24

365 Things To Do In Victoria |Sunday February 24 Victoria BC Old Town Photo Slideshow Be a Tourist in your Own Town Event Gives You an Opportunity to advantage of discount offers from Great Victoria Attractions, Activities, food and drink tastings, tours and outdoor...

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Victoria Homes And Properties | Satisfied Clients

Victoria Homes And Properties | Satisfied Clients

Victoria Homes And Properties Satisfied Clients To whom it may concern... I have known Fred Carver for some time & have had dealings on two properties. I've found Fred to be easy to talk to and extremely knowledgeable about all things Victoria. He's friendly and...

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365 Things To Do in Victoria this Weekend Feb 22, 2019

365 Things To Do in Victoria this Weekend Feb 22, 2019

365 Things to Do in Victoria-Feb 22/19 Weekend. Be a Tourist in your Own Town Event Gives You an Opportunity to advantage of discount offers from Great Victoria Attractions, Activities, food and drink tastings, tours and outdoor adventures When: Starting today Friday...

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Goldstream River in September  Photo

Goldstream River in September Photo

Very Peaceful setting in the Goldstream River BC Park north of Victoria, BC, Photo by Fred Carver in Sept 2018. In the Goldstream River, Pacific salmon appear about mid-October, and may be seen for about nine weeks, the dates varying from year to year. Of the five...

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What Every Home Seller Should Know

WHAT EVERY HOME SELLER SHOULD KNOW PRICE AND CURB APPEAL ARE A WINNING COMBINATION BY FRED CARVER P.R.E.C. So many home sellers in Victoria ask me “What does it take to sell my home for the most money and quickly?”   Pricing a home is not something to take...

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January Victoria Real Estate Market Update

January Victoria Real Estate Market Update

January Victoria Real Estate Market Update Victoria Real Estate Market's cool conditions continue A total of 329 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this January, 23.7 per cent fewer than the 431 properties sold in January 2018 and a 12.3 per cent...

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November 30 Oak Bay Real Estate Market Report

November 30 Oak Bay Real Estate Market Report

Oak Bay Real Estate | Market Review Nov 30, 2018   Nov 30/18 Oak Bay Real Estate.. Activity-Indicates heading to a a balanced real estate Market in Oak Bay.   Find Photos and Details Here on Current Oak Bay Homes For Sale. Oak Bay Real Estate... Sept 2...

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Oak Bay Real Estate Market | May 27, 2018

May Oak Bay Real Estate Activity-Indicates a Sellers Market in Oak Bay. Oak Bay Real Estate May Single Family Home Stats: Total Oak Bay Single Family Home Sales in May = 65 Average Oak Bay Home Pending Selling Price in May $1,548,992. Total Oak Bay Single-Family Home...

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