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  • Victoria
  • Sidney
  • Saanich Peninsula
    250-656-4626
In your neighbourhood...

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Exemptions to Bill 45 - Category: Home Renovation

Posted by Jack Barker

As of the passing of Bill 45, the Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation and Vacancy Tax) Act, the Government of British Columbia has approved additional exemptions to the tax, addressing advocacy concerns brought to the Province’s attention by BCREA. The Bill now allows for exemptions for British Columbians going through traumatic life events such as illness, divorce, or separations, and for owners of properties that are being developed or undergoing renovations.

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Wondering how to pay for your home renovation? - Category: Home Renovation

Posted by Jack Barker

Are you contemplating hardwood floors, a new kitchen or energy efficient solutions for your existing or new home? Are you wondering how to pay for this renovation project? Take a look at these affordable financing solutions to renovate the home of your dreams!...

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Home Upgrades? Don't Miss Out on Rebates! - Category: Home Renovation

Posted by Jack Barker

If you are contemplating home upgrades this year, don't miss out on the many government and utility rebates available to you. Insulate for a Livesmart BC Rebate: New this month from LiveSmart BC is an insulation and air sealing rebate program providing up to $1200 for wall insulation, $1000 for basement or crawlspace insulation...

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Renovating Your Home - Category: Home Renovation

Posted by Jack Barker

Will you require an Environmental Assessment? Work Safe BC and many municipalities in the region are requiring Environmental Assessments to be completed before issuing you a Building Permit. Emphasis is on awareness about asbestos, health and safety hazards but also includes all hazardous materials in the home...

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