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

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Immigration in British Columbia, Canada

Posted by Jack Barker

The BC skilled worker category was modified in January 2015 by introducing a PNP Express Entry system co-ordinating with Federal immigration programs. The most radical changes have been renewed for the business category.

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Heritage Conservation Act Impact On Property Values

Posted by Jack Barker

I have four properties that are impacted by the above Act. There are no notices on title indicating the property is protected under the above Act. If I am involved with any waterfront properties either ocean and lakes, I contact the Archaeological Branch to see if the property is impacted...

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Where Are Buyers Coming From?

Posted by Jack Barker

We constantly hear about International buyers in BC and many people think that the majority of buyers are coming from overseas and other provinces. Let’s check the real facts...

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Underground Oil Tanks

Posted by Jack Barker

If you are thinking of purchasing an older home with oil fired heating it is extremely important you ensure there are no underground oil tanks on the property. It is important that you carry out an independent environmental investigation to ensure there are no underground tanks that may be no longer in use and may have been filled with sand and received upgrade in the past from the Municipality...

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Buying Strata Properties in BC

Posted by Jack Barker

The Strata Property Act of BC will apply to your property. It is government legislation. The Act has seen some major changes over the past three years as you should ensure you receive all the correct information re: the Act before purchasing the property...

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Bear Mountain, Dream Market, Dream Plan.

Posted by Jack Barker

One of North America's most enviable communities, offering highly desirable lifestyle choices, spectacular mountain settings, strategic location, village amenities, and sheer livability . . . At Bear Mountain many high-end homes are purchased by international or out-of-town buyers. Will your home be one of them?...

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Marketing Your Property

Posted by Jack Barker

We are committed to excellence and providing you with results you can count on! Discover our plan of action! We are committed to meeting and exceeding your expectation, not only during the marketing of your home, but after the sale completes too...

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Wondering how to pay for your 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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