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Buying or selling a home can be one of the largest financial decisions you will make and it can seem like an intimidating experience. If you work with me I can streamline the process and save you time, money and stress.



By working with me as a buyer or seller, I'll ensure that all your real estate needs are met.

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Buying A Home?

Whether you're a first time home buyer or an experienced investor, I'm committed to guiding you through the buying process. There are many important questions to consider when purchasing a home. Avoid time-consuming and costly mistakes and put my experience to use.
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Selling A Home?

It's important to work with an experienced REALTOR® when selling your most valuable asset. Selling your home takes preparation, organization and professional marketing. By using me as your real estate agent I will guide you through every milestone, from analyzing your needs to closing the sale.
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Recent Blog Entries

March 2024 Mid-Vancouver Island Market Update. The Spring Market has Hit!

Check out the market update for the Parksville/Qualicum and Nanaimo areas for March 2024. 

The Spring Market has hit! Seeing prices up for most property types in Parksville/Qualicum and Nanaimo. Also seeing listings jumping up over 40% for single-family homes in each market! 

While this seems like it could be good news for Buyers and Sellers alike, t...

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Thinking of Selling? FSBO vs REALTOR

Are you considering selling your home and wondering whether to go the FSBO (For Sale By Owner) route or hire a real estate agent? It's a crucial decision that can significantly impact your selling experience and the final sale price of your home. Let's explore the key differences and statistics between FSBO and using a realtor to help you make an i...

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Update! Short-term Rental Accommodations Act vs Parksville

The Province of British Columbia has finally provided some clarity on how the new Short-Term Rental Accommodations Act, coming into effect May 1, 2024, will be applied to strata title motels/hotels like those located along Resort Drive in Parksville. 

In an update on March 27, 2024: The Province has indicated that a strata title motel/hot...

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Phone: 250-947-5921