July Market Update

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) report that single-family home sales dipped slightly in July, down to 558 from last year’s 605, a decrease of eight per cent. Sales were also down by approximately 10 per cent from June, which saw 618 sales. Despite fewer units moving, however, lack of inventory means home are selling faster and for more money.....

New Okanagan Engel & Völkers Shop!

Engel & Völkers has announced its newest shop in Okanagan, which comes as a partnership with Lexterra Real Estate; this expands the company’s international network and exclusive level of service in British Columbia and across Canada.

2554 Stubbs Road- Mill Bay BC – Executive Class Home

The perfect Mill Springs executive home! This move in ready, 2816 sq. ft. (2353 sq. ft. finished) home is ideal for families or retirees. Residence features easy care living with kitchen, living room & master on the main floor. The large kitchen features granite counters..

2217 Tarn Place, Duncan BC – Luxury Lakefront Home

This home has been lovingly cared for and it shows! Beautiful 5200+ sq ft finished (6200 sq. ft. total) lakefront home with 100 ft of waterfront and stunning views! This 5 bedroom 3 bath home sits on .66 acres of east facing lakefront at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac.

3310 Jackson Road, Duncan – Iconic Fairburn Farm

Fairburn Farm was established by Mary and John Jackson in 1896. Widowed, with two sons, Edwin and Basil, Mary sought a purchaser for a portion of the farm. The purchaser, Charles Doering, a successful brewer from Vancouver and owner of the Hat Creek Ranch in the Cariboo, married Mary and developed Fairburn Farm as his hunting lodge with pheasants and grouse.

1511 Donnay Drive, Duncan BC and 3529 Nebel Road, Saltair BC

This 4686 sq. ft. contemporary stunner is set on a 2.5 acre lot in the very desirable Maple Bay area! With five bedrooms, this is the perfect place for the entire family. Entering from the covered front patio onto the main floor, you will be immediately impressed by the open concept design & soaring 14’8” ceilings in the living room.

The Rules of the Game of Polo

As far back as 2,000 years, a team of up to 100 riders on horseback faced another team of similar size, across a great field. With long mallets in hand they played a version of polo that was actually training for war.

Virtual Reality and Real Estate

As VR continues to be seep into industries across the board, clients will also be expecting and relying on virtual technology for their home buying and selling experiences. In other words, real estate pros should capitalize on the benefits of VR in their business by offering it as a value add.

Elegant Equestrian Estate!

Welcome to Maplebrook farm! This exceptional Cowichan Valley property features just under 80 acres of timbered and pasture lands which perfectly complement the equestrian facilities located here.