Blog by Brenda Russell

Royal LePage Women's Shelter Foundation

September 30th, 2010

Royal LePage Shattered Records For Women's Shelter!

Sandra Diaz, Executive Director of the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation announced that last week at our National Sales Conference in Montreal we shattered all previous records to raise more than $145,000 for the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation!

Thank you to all of you that brought items last week to Montreal's Royal LePage Shelt ...

Canada Ranked #3 Among Chinese Tourists

September 19th, 2010

China Tourism Industry Booming

2010 Canada ranked No 3 as a favoured destination among Chinese tourists
Chinese international travellers, especially those travelling long distance are not travelling for their personal enjoyment. More important are trips with a major purpose of business, education or Visiting Friends and Relatives.
But even the “leisure” trips t ...

N1001 737 Humboldt Street, Victoria , BC

September 19th, 2010

Just sold this Downtown Condominium at N1001 - 737 Humboldt Street, Victoria, BC.

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

The 'ARIA' is one of Victoria's best!  The location and views are really special...check it out.


Victoria Parlement Buildings

1 1028 Princess Avenue, Victoria, BC

September 18th, 2010

Just sold this downtown border Condominium at 1 - 1028 Princess Avenue, Victoria, BC.

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

For every real estate transaction I complete, I donate a portion of my earnings to the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation.  For 2009 I was able to help in more ways because of my clients.  Together we can make a difference.  Thank you.  Plea ...

941 Meares Street, Victoria, BC

September 15th, 2010

Just sold this character designated home at 941 Meares Street, Downtown, Victoria BC.

View this recently sold 1 1/2 storey home or see all my home sales.



458 Monterey Avenue, Oak Bay, Victoria, BC

September 13th, 2010

I just sold this House at 458 Monterey Avenue, Oak Bay, Victoria, BC.

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

Year-to-date Oak Bay has had 170 Sales. During the month of August there were 11 Single Famil Dwelling sold in total, three of which were over $1M and seven were all under the $800,000. price range.

Oak Bay Marina View

A View looking towards Oak Bay Marina


Moving To Canada?

September 9th, 2010

Canada fares well in International Comparison

A four minute video from CNBC News that I found very interesting.  Switzerland was voted number one for 'Most Competitive Economy'.  Canada did well.

“The US, fourth ranking despite the fall (from first place) is still very good, and the US is characterized by a very competitive environment…flexible labor markets and highly ...