Early Summer Events in Victoria for 2015

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Living in Victoria can be very distracting during the summer months because there's just so much going on. Even when the weather is wet we tend to find plenty of activities or just ignore it with some rain gear. Early Summer Events June 17-21:…

Entertaining the Elderly in Victoria BC

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Victoria BC is an incredible city with a wealth of culture and history that isn't easily matched or beaten. Not content with being named after our Queen, we're also the capital city of our province and home to BC's legislature. The downtown…

Victoria Neighbourhoods – Oaklands

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Tucked into the northeast corner of Victoria proper is the lovely neighbourhood of Oaklands.  Named for the wonderfully gnarly Garry Oak trees sheltering our homes and parks, this neighbourhood is popular with families who want to live near…

Victoria Neighbourhoods - Fernwood

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Fernwood is a vibrant neighbourhood near downtown Victoria, BC with a strong sense of community and beautiful historical infrastructure.  At the heart of the neighbourhood is Fernwood Square, at the corners of Gladstone and Fernwood Roads,…

Victoria Neighbourhoods – VicWest

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Across the Gorge/Selkirk waterway from downtown Victoria you’ll find VicWest.  Bounded on three sides by water and on the fourth by the municipality of Esquimalt, VicWest has a rich history and a rapidly changing present. This diverse…

Victoria Neighbourhoods – Fairfield

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Fairfield is a charming residential neighbourhood adjacent to the downtown core of Victoria BC.  It’s a very popular place to live, with a mix of low rise apartments and single family residences.  There are many lovely character homes that…

Victoria Neighbourhoods – James Bay

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James Bay is a charming seaside neighbourhood within the City of Victoria BC.  Surrounded on three sides by water, James Bay is really a peninsula, named for one of Fort Victoria’s founders, Sir James Douglas.  Richly historical, James Bay…

MLS statistics for Victoria, Oak Bay, Metchosin, North Saanich and Sidney

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MLS statistics for Victoria, Oak Bay, Metchosin, North Saanich and Sidney underscore the desirability of these municipalities.  Property values are, for the most part, substantial and holding their value, even in today’s real estate market. What…

Greater Victoria - Victoria

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The benefits of living in Victoria are innumerable, but an outline of them would have to include these facts, Victoria has: The best climate in Canada; Clean air and water; Beautiful gardens and natural surroundings; Easy access…