Blog by Brenda Russell

4049 Livingstone Ave. N, Saanich East, Victoria, BC

January 19th, 2007

I just finished uploading this House, 4049 Livingstone Avenue N, Saanich East, Victoria, BC

Single level living at its best! BEAUTIFUL, describes this "move-in" condition, highly sought after rancher, nestled in the popular Mount Doug area. Bright kitchen with newer appliances (gas stove), eating area leads to a cozy family room and second fireplace. Three bedrooms, the Master offers a walk- ...

Review of 2006 Real Estate Statistics for Victoria, BC, Canada

January 19th, 2007

Victoria Real Estate Board Statistics for 2006

 

Taken from the Victoria Real Estate Board statistics, it showed that single family listings were up 14% over 2005.  The number of "sales" were down 4%.  Single family dwelling prices went up 11% and sale to list ratio was at 64%.  The average number of days homes were on the market was approximately 43 days before selling. 

Condominiums for ...

CANADA KEEPS RATE AT 4.25%

January 16th, 2007

Canada Keeps Key Rate at 4.25%, Says Risks Have Ebbed (Update1)

Jan. 16 (Bloomberg) -- The Bank of Canada kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged for a fifth meeting, saying the risks to the economy from an export slowdown or a housing boom have ``diminished'' and remain ``roughly balanced.''

The target rate for overnight loans between banks remains 4.25 percent, the highest since Augu ...

OAK BAY REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

January 10th, 2007

OAK BAY REAL ESTATE UPDATE JANUARY 2007

In the popular Oak Bay area of Victoria, so far this year we have 3 new listings come on the market since January 1, 2007.  One in the Estevan area for $679,000.(3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms) another in the Henderson area for $469,900. (2 bedrooms and one bathroom) and in the Uplands area offered for sale a home listed for $4,800,000.00 (built in 2006).

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FAIRFIELD REAL ESTATE UPDATE JANUARY 10, 2007

January 10th, 2007

In the Fairfield area of Victoria, since January 1st there are 4 new listings so far this year. Three detached single family homes and one strata duplex.  New listings range from $454,900. to $739,000. as of today.  Also, today it started to snow and is expected to hit 0 degrees...so real estate will probably be a little quiet for the next couple of days.   

 

 

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