6 Mistakes Buyers Make When Purchasing A Home

6 Mistakes Buyers Make When Purchasing A Home

6 Mistakes Buyers Make When Purchasing A Home Mistake #1. Not Getting Pre-Qualified Before looking for your next home take the time to get pre-qualified by the bank or mortgage broker you choose. This can save you hours of searching for homes in the wrong price range or worse, purchasing a home and then finding […]

Interior Trends For Fall- Top 5

Interior Trends For Fall- Top 5

Interior Trends for Fall 2018 Now is the time to start thinking about interior trends for Fall. Summer is coming to an end and this means you are going to be spending more time indoors. You may start to notice that your home is in need of a little refresh now that you will be […]

Restricted Showings- Why It’s Not A Good Idea

Restricted Showings- Why It’s Not A Good Idea

Why It’s Important To Accommodate Showings You’ve decided to sell your home, photos have been taken, paper work is done and it has just been listed. But you have family visiting this weekend and you’re going to need to set up restricted showings… The number one thing to remember is the more difficult it is […]

House Hunting- Preparing For The Big Day

House Hunting- Preparing For The Big Day

House Hunting- How to Make Sure You’re Ready For The Big Day! The time has come for you to take the leap and you couldn’t be more excited.  When you head out to shop for you’re new home you want to make sure you have taken the preliminary steps that will help make this process […]

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 […]