Surfing Fails From Our Summer Contest Video

Surfing Fails From Our Summer Contest Video

Graemes Surfing Fails! There are always some great behind the scenes footage from our videos that we don’t normally share with you. But this time it was too good not to. Sometimes surfing is hard! So sit back and enjoy this funny compilation of Graeme filming our Summer Contest Video. Head over to our Facebook […]

5 Best Patios In The Nanaimo Area

5 Best Patios In The Nanaimo Area

Five Best Patios In The Nanaimo Area For Summer Time Sitting! There’s nothing like a good patio to make it feel like Summer and the Nanaimo area has plenty of outstanding patios to offer. What makes a summer time patio? Our top criteria is great views, good atmosphere, excellent food and drinks. Keeping these things […]

Consumerism- Is Your Home Bursting At The Seams?

Consumerism- Is Your Home Bursting At The Seams?

Consumerism, very generally, is our predisposition toward buying and owning a lot of “stuff”. Consumerism We buy a big home and then we feel the need to fill it. Buying household goods, toys for the kids, sports equipment, yard tools, furniture, decorations and on and on. What ends up happening is we end up with […]

4 Ways To Prepare For Your Open House

4 Ways To Prepare For Your Open House

Once you’ve listed your house for sale, there’s a good chance your agent will want to hold an open house. To start prepare for an open house, here are a few things you can do to maximize the chance of receiving an offer, or maybe multiple offers! Prepare for an open house 1. Make sure […]

The Five Most Expensive Homes For Sale In Nanaimo

The Five Most Expensive Homes For Sale In Nanaimo

Top Five Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Nanaimo Nanaimo is a very sought after city for its beaches, hiking, waterfront activities and friendly atmosphere. Its proximity to larger cities such as Victoria and Vancouver as well as easy access to very desirable destinations like Sproat Lake and Tofino make it the perfect starting point […]

Packing Tips and Suggestions

Packing Tips and Suggestions

 Packing Tips and Suggestions for Your Big Move! So you’ve bought a home, it’s time to move and packing all of your items is starting to seem like a very daunting task. We have put together a few packing tips and tricks that we have learned when it comes to making your move a little […]

The Strangest Street Names in Nanaimo

The Strangest Street Names in Nanaimo

Strange Street Names of Nanaimo If you are a resident of Nanaimo, BC than we’re sure you have seen some of these strange street names around town. For those of you haven’t here is a list of some of our favorites. If nothing else these are sure to give you a good laugh! Dingle Bingle […]

Must See Swimming Holes on Vancouver Island

Must See Swimming Holes on Vancouver Island

The Best Swimming Holes on Vancouver Island If you live on Vancouver Island, have visited Vancouver Island or have maybe only seen pictures of Vancouver Island, there is no denying that it is a beautiful place! Summer is arguably the best time of year on Vancouver Island. We have put together a list of our […]

Moving Checklist

Moving Checklist

Your Moving Checklist We have put together a helpful moving checklist for up to a month before your big move! There are plenty of steps you can take leading up to your move to make it as smooth as possible. There are also a lot of things that go into a move that you might […]

Get to know Graeme Parker Nanaimo Realtor

Get to know Graeme Parker Nanaimo Realtor

GET TO KNOW THE CHARLIE PARKER TEAM! Each week we will be featuring a member of our team for you to get to know and their 5 answers to these fun questions. This week we are featuring Graeme Parker! 1. If you could travel anywhere in the world where would it be? Sproat Lake in […]