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Wow breathtaking views from this outstanding lot in prestigious Glen Oaks Drive! Call your builder and get busy designing your dream home today! Underground servicing to the lot and side lane access to allow for your very private retreat, perhaps even level entry home. With this interesting layout you can have huge windows with gorgeous views from North all the way South to downtown and Departure Bay. Sunny s...
Wow a 1/3 of an acre in a very private location right downtown! Comes with a cute character house with granite stone foundations and full basement. Tucked down the end of a true cul-de-sac, is this very private location right i the heart of Nanaimo, the home offers over 1400 square feet on two levels, a giant covered patio and massive 20x 40 garage!! fruit trees and mostly fenced. There is a beautiful firepla...
*** Acceted offer in place plus backup offer *** 1970's rancher available on the market for the first time since being built. Bring your imagination. Traditional rancher format with large laundry room, extra storage areas in carport, and private yard. Easy access to schools, recreation facilities, bus routes, the new Quality Foods, and VIU. Priced to sell. Vacant. Make an appointment to view today.Listed by RE/MAX Ocean Pointe Realty (LD)
Tastefully updated 2 Bedroom 'turn key' home in Seabreeze Mobile Home park. Upgrades include a gorgeous Mahogany wood textured fiberglass entry door, contemporary lighting, new laminate flooring throughout, fresh paint & a live edge kitchen nook. Brand new kitchen features Calcutta marble countertops, new sink/faucet, beautiful cabinetry & brand new appliances. An extreme makeover in the bathroom includes a l...Listed by Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Nan)
Great opportunity to have a Sweet Country home! Beautiful inside as outside, Light bright and updated through out. Beautiful wood finishing inside as well as out! From the covered front porch to the covered back porch this house oozes country charm, and with 4 bedrooms and two bathrooms its great for a retirement home or a family home. Open plan kitchen/dining area and separate living on main floor, with larg...
One extra large ocean view lot on Hammond Bay Rd, in very desirable location near the corner of Ocean View Terrace, fully serviced with water, sewer, storm and gas. Perfect for your level entry walk out basement home plan, gently sloping from road frontage to the back of the lot toward the view. Ready to start now, all work completed. Call now for plot plan
Looking for a centrally located yet quiet area patio home? This is the one for you. Good size room, very accessible low maintenance with ensuite full sized laundry. South facing corner unit, means this is a nice a bright home, with windows on 3 sides!! Parking is at your front door. Comes with all appliances and ready to move into. Call your realtor now to book a viewing. Pets welcome here dogs and cats.
Great opportunity with this Full side by side duplex, on 1.75 acres. Both sides contain 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, single car garages and sundecks on main living areas. Three bedrooms up with two bathrooms and laundry down, further one bedroom plus bathroom down. separate entrance. Fenced backyards and ample parking out front for several cars. Across the creek there is RM10 forest area with potential to deve...
Two extra large fully serviced ocean view lots on Hammond Bay Rd, in a very desirable location near the corner of Ocean View Terrace, fully serviced with water, sewer, storm and gas. Perfect for your level entry walk out basement home plan, gently sloping from road frontage to the back of the lot toward the view. These lots are registered and ready to go. You don't want to miss out!
This bright corner SW facing home features great room concept & the level of finishing is exquisite. Features include 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fireplace, higher end plank laminate floor in main living areas, carpet in bedrooms & a good sized covered patio. Also included are a gas furnace & double garage. You'll be very pleased with the kitchen style with wood cabinetry, generous counter space & 4 sta...
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
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