November 2022

4 Reasons Why Skylights are a Good Upgrade

Posted on Nov 29, 2022

Not many homes have skylights, but in the ones that do, the homeowners rave about this lovely feature. In most cases, people won’t install skylights in their homes, mainly because the upgrade can be rather costly. Despite the high price tag, however, there are several reasons you should save up your pennies and consider installing a skylight or two...

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ALERT!  Major shift in housing policy enacted in BC

Posted on Nov 28, 2022

I want to alert you to a recent change to BC law.  I anticipate this will have wide reaching consequences for many strata property owners and those looking to purchase a strata unit.          

In a nutshell, the provincial government has just amended the Strata Property Act to remove ALL rental restrictions (other than short-term rentals) and ALL age restricti...

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3 New Rules in Condo Management Recently Voted On

Posted on Nov 28, 2022 in The Victoria Real Estate Show

Today at 10am, Andrew and Jane discuss the 3 Rules in Condo Management that Premier Eby and BC Provincial government voted on, to be implemented immediately. Find out how these changes will affect you, as a condo owner and potential investor.

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Make Your Home Look Beautiful With Black Walls

Posted on Nov 22, 2022

Black paint is a popular home décor choice this year, with it cropping up in bedrooms, kitchens, bathrooms, and all around the home. Here’s how to use it right to create a beautiful, bold display in your home.

Choosing Black Paint Colors

Black isn’t just black. There are many shades and finishes to choose from. Here’s how to choose the right shade an...

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Provincial News Release targets age and rental restrictions in BC Stratas

Posted on Nov 21, 2022 in Real Estate 101

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Removing existing rules from BC stratas for age and rental restrictions could significantly shift the landscape of values and supply/demand in Victoria. While stratas will still have the power to limit short-term rentals, existing rental restriction bylaws for regular rentals are likely...

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Celebrating Episode 100!

Posted on Nov 21, 2022 in The Victoria Real Estate Show

Come watch this fun episode where Jane and Andrew debate their top 10 things to do and visit on Vancouver Island!

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