October 2017

Found 4 blog entries for October 2017.

It’s that time of year again...the leaves are turning, the days are shorter, and something in the brisk air seems to whisper “pumpkin spice latte” and “let’s stay home tonight.” With the change of the season and Halloween just around the corner, you may be looking for ways to get your house prepared for Trick or Treaters, autumnal dinner parties, or simply to get in the spooky spirit while at home cooking dinner or watching scary movies. Here are some tips on how to prepare your space for the spooky season.

Choose a theme and stick to it

Before decorating your space, I suggest choosing an overall Halloween theme. With so much Halloween paraphernalia to choose from (black cats to cauldrons...goblins to the Grim Reaper), it can be overwhelming to take on

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Waterfront Living

A West Coast Waterfront Paradise!  Nestled on 2.54 private acres is this quintessential West Coast waterfront home in Cherry Point. Featuring lofted ceilings throughout the home designed to take in natural light and exposing ocean views from almost every window in the home.To accommodate guests and entertaining; a new kitchen, 2 family rooms conveniently connected to over 1500sq ft of Kitchen decks, along with 4/5 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms. Downstairs features a waterside gym & lounge with walkouts to acovered waterfront patio. Plenty of parking with a covered carport with separate upstairs storage & sheltered walkways to the front door. Fully landscaped with terraces, mature shrubs & trees with meandering paths to the lowbank beach where you can

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Victoria Real Estate Market Changes Tempo for Autumn

October 2, 2017  A total of 640 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this September, 18.1 per cent fewer than the 781 properties sold in September last year.

“We can certainly feel the difference in the current market when we compare to last year’s record breaking numbers. Last year the pace of the market was intense, there was a lot of pressure on pricing and demand,” notes Victoria Real Estate Board President Ara Balabanian. “Now the tempo of the market is trending slowly – very slowly – towards more balanced conditions. Recently we’ve seen overall price increases level out, which can indicate slightly less demand, and inventory is building.”

There were 1,976 active listings for

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Cadboro Bay Real Estate

Organic Cadboro Bay living. Only steps to the ocean and the shops of Caddy Bay sits this sweet home on Mystic Pond. 4 Bed & 2 Bath with a custom kitchen & open plan living is just the beginning of this story. Oak flooring, along with a custom wood burning fireplace creates the warmth that this home exudes. Taking advantage of the exceptional sun, the organic gardens were planted to provide food for the homeowners and to teach the children sustainability. Espalier fruit trees are only just coming into their own and with the additional new greenhouse, the growing is just getting started. The backyard is on Mystic pond and from the sun drenched decks one can watch the wildlife. Less than a minute walk down the quiet street is the

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