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UNIQUE WEST COAST ARCHITECTURE-HEART OF BRENTWOOD BAY. Just a few blocks from the ocean you will find this updated 5 bed 5 bath home. Nearly 4000 sq. ft. of amazing opportunity. Brand new roof in Nov. 2020! Gourmet eat-in kitchen with everything you can dream of. Spacious living areas with lots of room for the family to spread out. Versatile floor plan offers many options to meet your needs. Primary bedroom ...
WATERFRONT HOME IN BEAUTIFUL BRENTWOOD BAY Offering the best of oceanfront living. From the moment you enter this meticulously updated 3 bedroom 3 bathroom home you will appreciate the attention to detail, quality workmanship and high end finishings. The heart of this home is a great room with soaring vaulted ceilings, gourmet kitchen with Quartz countertops and stunning water views. Step outside onto the spa...
This stunning custom built 5,000 square foot Rancher features spacious and bright one level living on a private 3.24 acre estate lot. A truly amazing place for indoor and outdoor entertaining the home’s gorgeous chef’s kitchen with an enormous granite topped island opens to the sunny pool deck with built-in barbecue and sauna. The main home features 3 bedrooms and 3bathrooms including a large master suite and...Listed by CENTURY 21 QUEENSWOOD REALTY LTD.
LUXURY LIVING WITH ROOM FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY - Quality Executive Custom Home with 2 freshly updated 1 bedroom suites (1 rental & 1 nanny/in-law suite) and all this is in a lovely neighborhood not far from Costco/Home Depot/Thetis Lake Park but still in a quiet residential location. Whether housing a multi-generational family or maximizing your rental income this is a home to consider with 3 kitchens. Enter th...
Unique condo for those deserving more. Gorgeous layout with generous bedrooms separated by the living room. Very quiet living in a nearly soundproof CONCRETE building. Top Floor. Skylights. Impressive kitchen with granite counter-tops, stainless appliances and shaker cabinetry. Master bedroom feature wall - like you are living in a hotel suite. Living room STONE feature wall incl, modern built-in cabinets and...
This property is now SOLD subject to probate. "The Chelsea" building is situated on a quiet tree-lined street in the most desirable Fairfield/Downtown neighborhood. Built by award-winning Concert Properties using quality steel & concrete construction, this 2 bedroom 2 full bath unit features quality designer finishes throughout including a gourmet kitchen with quartz countertops, hardwood floors, cozy electri...
Centrally located on a quiet street in the highly desirable Fairfeild Neighbourhood on the Oak Bay Border, this Level Lot is fully serviced and shovel ready. This rare offering includes contemporary house plans that have been well thought out by a renowned Architect. Building Permit has already been submitted and the heavy lifting is complete with the Buyer having the added advantage of being able to select t...Listed by RE/MAX ALLIANCE
Long term owners offer this updated character extra-large home in a quiet area. OVER 4500 total SQFT of finished space 8/9 bedrooms, 6/7 bathrooms, 3 kitchen areas, divided into 3 separate suites. Even with roughed in plumbing in the huge unfinished part of garage basement workshop area for a 7th bathroom & 4th kitchen, WOW! Good walk score close to everything UPTOWN DOWNTOWN, parks, & galloping goose at you...Listed by RE/MAX ISLAND PROPERTIES
VACANT and easy to view. With just a little bit of love, this TOP FLOOR unit on the quiet side of the building could become an incredible place to call home. It already has a soaring VAULTED CEILING in the Living area which leads to the open and sunlit DEN or SECOND BEDROOM with a 2 PIECE BATHROOM. It already has a hard to find WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE, a good old GENEROUS MASTER as well as a SPACIOUS KITCHEN w...Listed by DFH Real Estate
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