I have sold a property at 22 4140 Interurban RD in VICTORIA.
A great place to call home! Bright well laid out ONE LEVEL, corner unit townhouse in a great adult oriented development. The vaulted ceilings and skylight in the principal living areas provide a spacious feel and great light. The living room has a fireplace for pleasant ambiance and heat; great for cozying up on a chilly evening. New kitchen, updated flooring & appliances, (fridge and dishwasher brand new,) updated lighting, fresh paint, vinyl thermopane windows and much more. Large tranquil master bedroom with ensuite. If you're downsizing but still want a yard, you'll love the private patios, gardens and hedged back yard. Private storage unit attached to the house, spacious storage room inside. Two parking stalls assigned to the unit. This is a GREAT central location, a well run strata with carefully maintained buildings and the unit is nicely updated and ready to move into. Call to see this right away!
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I have sold a property at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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I have sold a property at 9937 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; walk-in shower and double sinks, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home.
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Please visit our Open House at 4491 Prospect Lake RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, May 12, 2018 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Located minutes from town, this tranquil, low-maintenance acreage is a nature lovers dream. The house’s open layout provides lots of natural light with floor to ceiling windows looking out over forest, an expansive stone patio, and a private pond that is a magnet for wildlife. Renovated throughout, this home feature top-of-the-line updates including a custom kitchen with granite counters, master ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower and jetted tub, gorgeous caramel hardwood floors, heated tile floors, two wood-burning fireplaces, and a heat pump. The main floor includes a self-contained suite that is perfect for guests or family. Downstairs you will find a large media room with 7.1 surround sound, HD projector, massive screen, and double sound-proofed walls; an office, and ample space for a home gym, workshop, and lots of storage. The 5.4 acres surrounding the house feature an extensive network of walking trails for you to explore, in addition to plenty of room to store boats and RVs.
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Please visit our Open House at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Saturday, May 12, 2018 12:00PM - 1:30PM
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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I have listed a new property at 4491 Prospect Lake RD in VICTORIA.
Located minutes from town, this tranquil, low-maintenance acreage is a nature lovers dream. The house’s open layout provides lots of natural light with floor to ceiling windows looking out over forest, an expansive stone patio, and a private pond that is a magnet for wildlife. Renovated throughout, this home feature top-of-the-line updates including a custom kitchen with granite counters, master ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower and jetted tub, gorgeous caramel hardwood floors, heated tile floors, two wood-burning fireplaces, and a heat pump. The main floor includes a self-contained suite that is perfect for guests or family. Downstairs you will find a large media room with 7.1 surround sound, HD projector, massive screen, and double sound-proofed walls; an office, and ample space for a home gym, workshop, and lots of storage. The 5.4 acres surrounding the house feature an extensive network of walking trails for you to explore, in addition to plenty of room to store boats and RVs.
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I have listed a new property at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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Please visit our Open House at 3409 Karger TERR in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, May 5, 2018 2:30PM - 4:00PM Amazing panoramic views, Legal suite and so much more!
Perched atop Triangle Mountain, this custom-built executive home features panoramic, unobstructed views of Victoria, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and the Olympic Mountains. The exterior of the home features tasteful, modern styling; inside there is a view from nearly every room. There is lots of space and privacy for a large family in this home—additionally, the bottom floor features a rental-ready 1 bedroom suite with private entrance. Other features include 6 bathrooms including a master ensuite with a jacuzzi soaker and walk-in tub/shower, formal dining room, large living room, a wet bar and lounge, well-equipped kitchen with eating area, multiple skylights, oak hardwood and tile flooring, 2 wraparound decks, and patio. Come admire the stunning views and see all this home has to offer!
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Please visit our Open House at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Saturday, May 5, 2018 12:00PM - 1:30PM New construction. Tons of high-end features. Come by and check it out!
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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Monthly Market Update

Hello again, 

Here is a Victoria real estate market update for the month of May.

Home sales remained steady but subdued throughout April with 739 residential units sold compared to 656 during March. This represents a drop from last year’s numbers for April of 846 residential units sold. 


 
 


Despite a relatively slow-moving market, prices remain on a trend of gradual increase. Historically spring is the busiest season for real estate in Victoria, so we might see activity increase as we move toward summer.   Interestingly, over the past month I have noticed certain areas in Greater Victoria seem hotter than the city average with properties consistently selling well over listing price. Specifically, the Gorge-Tillicum area has been a remarkably hot market with single family detached properties fetching premium dollar. For instance, take a look at this listing that sold $101,000 over asking:

 
 


Below I have assembled a number of Canadian real estate news stories from last month that caught my eye:




As always, if you are interested in learning how the current market conditions affect you or your investments, would like a market analysis of your property, or if we can be of assistance in any way at all, please don’t hesitate to give us a call (250-886-8520) or send us an email (info@island-homes.ca).

Sincerely,


Agustin Torres
Island Homes Group
250-886-8520
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Please visit our Open House at 3409 Karger TERR in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, April 28, 2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM Amazing panoramic views, Legal suite and so much more!
Perched atop Triangle Mountain, this custom-built executive home features panoramic, unobstructed views of Victoria, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and the Olympic Mountains. The exterior of the home features tasteful, modern styling; inside there is a view from nearly every room. There is lots of space and privacy for a large family in this home—additionally, the bottom floor features a rental-ready 1 bedroom suite with private entrance. Other features include 6 bathrooms including a master ensuite with a jacuzzi soaker and walk-in tub/shower, formal dining room, large living room, a wet bar and lounge, well-equipped kitchen with eating area, multiple skylights, oak hardwood and tile flooring, 2 wraparound decks, and patio. Come admire the stunning views and see all this home has to offer!
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I have listed a new property at 3409 Karger TERR in VICTORIA.
Perched atop Triangle Mountain, this custom-built executive home features panoramic, unobstructed views of Victoria, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and the Olympic Mountains. The exterior of the home features tasteful, modern styling; inside there is a view from nearly every room. There is lots of space and privacy for a large family in this home—additionally, the bottom floor features a rental-ready 1 bedroom suite with private entrance. Other features include 6 bathrooms including a master ensuite with a jacuzzi soaker and walk-in tub/shower, formal dining room, large living room, a wet bar and lounge, well-equipped kitchen with eating area, multiple skylights, oak hardwood and tile flooring, 2 wraparound decks, and patio. Come admire the stunning views and see all this home has to offer!
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Please visit our Open House at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Sunday, April 22, 2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM New construction. Tons of high-end features. Come by and check it out!
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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Please visit our Open House at 105 2245 James White BLVD in SIDNEY.
Open House on Sunday, April 22, 2018 12:00PM - 2:00PM Great live/work opportunity. Tons of options! Bring your ideas!
Rare massive live/work condo in lovely Sidney by the sea! This property offers many possibilities and is a must see! C1 zoned and renovated throughout with high-end, executive-level finishing. Revenue possibilities include commercial street frontage, vacation rental with more options and possibilities. This property is built for entertaining and includes ample space for visiting guests with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. At the center of this property is an open-concept living space with bar seating for ten, high end appliances, heat pump for better comfort, recessed LED lighting plus tons of modern features and styling. The large master bedroom features a spa-inspired en-suite bathroom with heated floors, a walk-in shower, and a deep soaker tub. Additionally, this property is fully wheelchair accessible! Virtual tour and floor-plan online don't delay!
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Please visit our Open House at 9937 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Sunday, April 22, 2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM New construction. Tons of high-end features. Come by and check it out!
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; walk-in shower and double sinks, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST.
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I have listed a new property at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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Please visit our Open House at 105 2245 James White BLVD in SIDNEY.
Open House on Saturday, April 14, 2018 2:00PM - 4:00PM Great live/work opportunity. Tons of options! Bring your ideas!
Rare massive live/work condo in lovely Sidney by the sea! This property offers many possibilities and is a must see! C1 zoned and renovated throughout with high-end, executive-level finishing. Revenue possibilities include commercial street frontage, vacation rental with more options and possibilities. This property is built for entertaining and includes ample space for visiting guests with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. At the center of this property is an open-concept living space with bar seating for ten, high end appliances, heat pump for better comfort, recessed LED lighting plus tons of modern features and styling. The large master bedroom features a spa-inspired en-suite bathroom with heated floors, a walk-in shower, and a deep soaker tub. Additionally, this property is fully wheelchair accessible! Virtual tour and floor-plan online don't delay!
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I have listed a new property at 105 2245 James White BLVD in SIDNEY.
Rare massive live/work condo in lovely Sidney by the sea! This property offers many possibilities and is a must see! C1 zoned and renovated throughout with high-end, executive-level finishing. Revenue possibilities include commercial street frontage, vacation rental with more options and possibilities. This property is built for entertaining and includes ample space for visiting guests with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. At the center of this property is an open-concept living space with bar seating for ten, high end appliances, heat pump for better comfort, recessed LED lighting plus tons of modern features and styling. The large master bedroom features a spa-inspired en-suite bathroom with heated floors, a walk-in shower, and a deep soaker tub. Additionally, this property is fully wheelchair accessible! Virtual tour and floor-plan online don't delay!
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Please visit our Open House at 9935 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Saturday, April 7, 2018 11:30AM - 1:00PM Gorgeous new build with many high end features! Come by and check it out!
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST
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Please visit our Open House at 9937 Bessredge PL in SIDNEY.
Open House on Saturday, April 7, 2018 11:30AM - 1:00PM Gorgeous new build with many high end features! Come by and check it out!
This immaculate, newly completed home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and backs onto a hidden park. The many modern features include quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances, gas stove, high efficiency hot water on demand, high efficiency heat pump with air conditioning for hot summer days, soft-close cabinetry, under-cabinet lighting, heated tile floors, paving stone driveway and patio, natural gas hook-ups, irrigation system, roller blinds, modern lighting and efficient LED potlights throughout; walk-in shower and double sinks, deep soaker tub; and a post and beam entrance, roughed-in central vacuum, and plenty of storage. Conveniently located near schools and amenities, this home is ready for your family and within walking distance to downtown Sidney. Come admire this home’s impeccable fit and finish—the builder’s pride is evident throughout every inch of this home. Price does not include GST.
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