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Greater Victoria Municipalities

June Events in Victoria BC | Esquimalt’s Buccaneer Days

by hwilde June 5, 2013

It’s June – time for Buccaneer Days in Esquimalt!  This unique community event owes its theme to the naval tradition of Esquimalt, one of the oldest municipalities in Victoria BC.  Buccaneer Days has been a fun-filled family tradition with folks who are living in Victoria for over 60 years. One charming tradition of Buccaneer Days […]

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Baseball Associations and Parks in Victoria BC

by Jodi Baker March 1, 2012

It’s March, which in Victoria means spring, and with spring comes baseball season!  If you want to play some ball this year or are interested in getting your kids involved in this iconic (and fun!) sport, there are numerous baseball associations and parks in Victoria BC.  In fact, according to Baseball BC, there are 21 […]

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

by McLean Real Estate Group February 10, 2012

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 does this mean for buyers?  Well, it means that the Greater Victoria area and especially these particular municipalities are […]

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MLS Statistics for Central Saanich

by McLean Real Estate Group February 5, 2012

MLS statistics for Central Saanich show that this municipality, occupying the centre of the Saanich Peninsula, also occupies the centre of the price range of properties that have sold in the Greater Victoria area.  It sits in the “middle ground” in several ways! Housing Type (Central Saanich) Average Price (2012) Total Units Sold Single Family […]

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MLS Statistics for Esquimalt and View Royal

by hwilde January 31, 2012

MLS statistics for Esquimalt and View Royal reveal opportunities for first time homebuyers to get into the market with some reasonably priced townhomes and condos.  And these municipalities are very well located adjacent to the city of Victoria. So people who are taking their first leap into home ownership CAN find affordable homes in Victoria […]

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MLS Statistics for Saanich

by Jodi Baker January 26, 2012

Saanich is the largest of Greater Victoria’s municipalities, both geographically and in population and it encompasses a wide range of neighborhoods including urban, suburban and rural.  This means that housing options are diverse and prices can range wildly depending upon exactly where you look. The Victoria Real Estate Board divides this huge area into two […]

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MLS Statistics for Colwood and Langford

by McLean Real Estate Group January 21, 2012

The municipalities of Colwood and Langford sit next to each other and constitute the centre of Greater Victoria’s west shore communities.  Both have seen an explosion of development in the last decade thanks in large part to a dedicated infrastructure improvement strategy. Along with a lot of newer housing, there has been plenty of commercial […]

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MLS Statistics for Sooke

by Jodi Baker January 11, 2012

The furthest of Greater Victoria’s west shore communities, Sooke is a fantastic community for first time home buyers, offering the lowest prices in the region for single family homes, and generally reasonable real estate values across all categories.   Housing Type Average Price (2012) Total Units Sold Single Family Dwelling $409,023 190 Townhouse $320,586 35 […]

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Moving to Victoria BC for Military Relocation

by McLean Real Estate Group November 22, 2011

If you’ve been posted to CFB Esquimalt and are looking forward to moving to Victoria BC for military relocation, we’d like to welcome you!  We’re sure you’ll enjoy living in Victoria, one of the most beautiful cities in Canada, with a lovely temperate climate, plenty of recreational opportunities and friendly people. You’re probably aware of […]

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Retirement Communities in Victoria BC

by hwilde October 23, 2011

The baby boom generation is approaching (or has reached) retirement and many are looking around for just the right place to settle down.  Canadian boomers are moving to Victoria because of our temperate climate, beautiful surroundings and because their friends are here!  This influx of mature people has led to the construction and expansion of […]

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