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4 bedroom home with ocean views on quiet street. This updated home is ready for your inspection. New kitchen,"is a must to see" including high end appliance. Newer roof, vinyl windows, plumbing, electrical, high efficiency furnace and central A/C. Gas hot water tank ,gas range and dryer. Master bedroom has a den with ocean & mountain view, could be used for a nursery or library. Paved rear and front driveway,...Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty Ladysmith
This beautiful move-in ready home awaits you! Inside enjoy the desirable family layout with all the main living downstairs and bedrooms up. The entryway is bright and inviting and walks you through to the open concept kitchen, living and dining area. The designer kitchen offers quality cabinets, quartz countertops and a large island. The corner pantry is an added bonus! Watch the kids play in the yard through...Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
Tucked away, quietly overlooking the sea, you will find this perfectly updated family home. This 1860sf home will check off all the items on your list, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, family-friendly rec-room, outdoor entertaining with ocean views, covered parking, and ample storage. Completing this total home package is the location! This home is just steps away from all levels of recreation. Ball-fields, Crofton's...
Better than new, built in 2018 & nestled along a soothing creek & walking paths, sits this immaculate, quality built 2 bed, 2 full bath home w/fenced & gated yard. In a well run 45+ strata development with very low fees ($135/mo) 9 ft ceilings throughout, 2 skylights, high end appliances, quartz counters, interior shutters, pot lighting, walk in closet, heat pump, ERV, electric fireplace & extended concrete p...Listed by Pemberton Holmes - Lake Cowichan
Private ocean-view acreage awaits your custom dream home. Achieve absolute tranquility on this builder-friendly, partially treed oasis. Many possible building sites and double driveway access. Meander down the picturesque Holden Corso road, to your private family estate, with beach access (undeveloped -see RDN map) just steps across the street. Minutes from Boat Harbour. The lot size is taken from BC Assessme...
This simply immaculate and freshly updated two bedroom patio home is as sweet as can be. This nearly 1000sf patio home features a lovely bright kitchen space, with new counter-tops, all white appliances, dining area, fresh paint throughout, and open airy living room. The large master bedroom has a double closet, and a cheater en-suite. The second bedroom will have your guests covered! Large laundry/utility cl...
This well priced and very well maintained 2 bed + den/office character home sits on .85 acres in Sunny Saltair. While the home still retains it's character with original fir floors and cove ceilings, the current owners have provided many updates such as a new septic system, new roof, thermal windows, new deck, updated kitchen, bathroom and more. The property is private and contains two outbuildings, a lovely ...Listed by eXp Realty
Perfect family friendly home in picturesque cinnabar valley. This lovely four bedroom home (plus den!!) will lend itself to the largest family. Downstairs is perfectly laid out for an in-home daycare or in-law accommodations. No work needed to this wonderfully maintained home! Lets start with the 2018 High efficiency Rheem gas furnace, New fiberglass shingle roof (May 2019), cozy gas fireplace, Koi Ponds, gar...
Urban living at its finest! Pet and rental friendly. Attention to detail and design is evident through every square foot -nearly 2000sf! of this immaculate townhome. Located at the end of a quiet street, bordering on hiking trails and recreation, offering the utmost quality in townhome living. The 9ft ceilings, spacious kitchen with a large island, stainless steel appliances, and open concept living is comple...
First time on the Market! This home is solid and has been very well maintained by the original owner.This home boasts beautiful mountain views with sunny southern exposure. Large windows in living room, eating nook and kitchen provide excellent light to enjoy your views.Interior has amazing hardwood floors,large living room with a cozy fireplace and a spacious separate dining room for family dinners. Down sta...Listed by RE/MAX of Duncan
Consulting a REALTOR®
REALTORS® are members of The Canadian Real Estate Association who subscribe to a Code of Ethics and Standards of Business Practice. Members of the Victoria Real Estate Board are members of both the British Columbia and Canadian Real Estate Associations.The following is a list of services you can expect to receive from a REALTOR® when you buy a home:
- A REALTOR® will fully explain the details of your working relationship (called "agency") so that you are clear as to when a REALTOR® is working for you or for the seller.
- A REALTOR® has access to hundreds of current listings of homes for sale because of a co- operative system called the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®).
- A REALTOR® can provide you with a customized list of homes that best meet your needs -- size, style, features, location, proximity to schools, shopping, etc. - and then make arrangements for you to view those homes that appeal to you the most.
- A REALTOR® will help you determine how big a home you can afford. REALTORs® are familiar with the local lending market and can offer helpful advice.
- A REALTOR® has no emotional ties to any type or style of home and can be objective in pointing out the merits of one home over another.
- A REALTOR® will have information on zoning changes, taxes, utility costs and school and recreation services that could affect your decision to buy a home in a specific area.
- A REALTOR® will assist you in negotiating the terms of your purchase, which can be a nerve- wracking process for someone who is not experienced in negotiating.
- A REALTOR® will advise you of the legal process required in obtaining title and taking possession of your property; the costs associated with buying a home such as insurance, mortgage registration and legal fees will be explained in detail.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015
Selling Your Home - Why it Pays to Use a REALTOR®
Before selling your home, you will need a clear understanding of the legal issues and potential pitfalls. One wrong action could result in a lot of cost and frustration, which is why it is essential to have a REALTOR® working with you, as he or she will make the sale of your home a successful and satisfying experience.Greater exposure
REALTORS® use the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) to give your home maximum exposure. MLS® is a computer-based system that relays valuable information about your home to hundreds of REALTORS® and potential homebuyers.Setting a price
Setting a price for your home is an important but difficult process. Again, this is where the services of a REALTOR® prove invaluable. REALTORS® have the experience to help you understand how the market works and decide upon a realistic price that meets your goals. REALTORS® also pre-screen potential buyers to make sure only those who are serious and financially qualified view your home.
REALTORS® will also develop a marketing plan to help your property receive maximum exposure. This will likely include placing your home on the MLS® system and placing a "For Sale" sign on the front lawn. The plan will likely also include arranging open houses for other REALTORS® and potential buyers, and developing advertisements and feature sheets/mailers to market your home.
Once you have accepted an offer to buy your home, your REALTOR® will help ensure that all the proper paperwork is completed. He or she will also make sure that both parties meet the necessary conditions outlined in the agreement.Why working with a REALTOR® makes sense
When you work with a REALTOR® you will likely get a better price for your home than if you try to sell it yourself. Apart from the financial benefits, however, there is an extra measure of comfort and security that comes from having a REALTOR® on your side. Remember that REALTORS® are governed by a code of ethics and standards of business practice. They have also been trained and licensed under the provincial Real Estate Services Act to assist in transactions involving real property. When it comes to buying or selling property, using a REALTOR® just makes sense.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015