Blog by Brenda Russell

Canadian Journey Begins in Victoria BC

October 27th, 2009

Olympic Torch Comes to Victoria BC

Normally I talk about homes and real estate. This is a historical event on its way and Victoria is perfect for it.   I wanted to make sure you have information about the Olypmic Torch Relay so The Canadian Journey begins here! We are really a sports playground... check it all out below:

The Starting Point

On October 30, 2009, the eyes of the world ...

Real Estate Update

October 26th, 2009

Oak Bay Real Estate Update for September 2009

I just updated the Victoria Market Update page on my website.  For more information about real estate prices, listings vs. sales of the Victoria area please read that page.

The last three months especially it was a very active market in beautiful Oak Bay.  As of the end of September there have been 207 homes sold, 57 condominiums, and 8 townhom ...

2780 Dorset Road, Victoria,Oak Bay, BC

October 18th, 2009

Located in the Uplands area of Oak Bay, I just sold this House at 2780 Dorset Road, Victoria, BC .  In September there were 21 homes sold in the Oak Bay area and 207 year to date.

A little Uplands history... 

Landscape architect John Olmstead, of the prestigious Boston company Olmstead Brothers, was engaged to design the "high-class residential subdivision".  Olmstead's 1907 masterpiece was ...

Royal LePage House Price Survey - October 2009

October 8th, 2009

‘DELAYED START’ IN CANADIAN REAL ESTATE MARKET AND UNDERSUPPLY LEAD TO PERCEIVED HOUSING BOOM


Lag in seasonal sales cycle brought on by the recession, coupled with undersupply, creates illusion that market is booming

TORONTO, October 8, 2009 – Canada’s housing market is on the road to recovery but is experiencing a pronounced undersupply of homes for sale in southern Ontario and other regions ...

2611 Asquith Street, Victoria, Fernwood, BC

October 8th, 2009

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 2611 Asquith Street, Victoria, Fernwood, BC

Ferwood location in Victoria BC. A fabulous home built in 1941 that combines contemporary aesthetic flair with energy efficiency and the charm of yesteryear. Incredible attention to detail. The spacious main floor features an oversized livingroom with fireplace, master bedroom, four piecee bathroom, re ...

101 738 Sayward Hill Terrace, Victoria, BC

October 7th, 2009

I just sold this Condominium at 101- 738 Sayward Hill Terrace, in the Cordova Bay are of Saanich, Victoria, BC .

View this recently sold Condominium or see all my home sales.

Sayward Hill Development with million dollar views! Luxurious living along with stunning panorama of Cordova Bay, Gulf and San Juan Islands and Mt Baker.  Spacious open plan with large floor to ceiling windows takes f ...

1960 Argyle Avenue, Victoria, BC

October 3rd, 2009

I just sold this House at 1960 Argyle Avenue, Victoria, BC.  This home is located across from Camosun College and about a ten minutes walk to the Hillside Shopping Mall.  SEARS, Thrifty Foods, Shopper's Drug Mart, CIBC Bank, Purdy's Chocolates, Zellers, Bolen Books, a food fair and numerous other stores are available for you.

View this recently sold House located in Saanich or see all my hom ...