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Holiday Greetings from The Farrell Group!

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December 2016 It is that time again to wish our wonderful clients a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday Season. Our Victoria Real Estate Board President, Mr. Mike Nugent sent this out to all agents this morning and it is an apt summary of the Year in Review for 2016, from an agent’s perspective. “Dear […]

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Victoria Real Estate Statistics for October 2016

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Although we spent the last week of October attending a real estate conference in Scottsdale, AZ, both Leslee and I had enough anecdotal evidence that the real estate market back in Victoria was still a busy place, specifically, our phones kept ringing while we were away.  Now that we are back in the saddle we’re busy […]

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New Tax Reduces Vancouver Foreign Investment By Half

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I came across an article in the Vancouver Sun today showing that foreign investment in Real Estate in Vancouver has decreased by half from August 2nd to September 30th of this year, a direct result of the 15% tax levied against foreign buyers earlier this year for purchases in the Greater Vancouver area. The article […]

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Victoria Housing Market Chills Out For Fall

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A total of 781 properties sold in the Victoria Real Estate Board region this September, an increase of 10.9 per cent compared to the 704 properties sold in September last year. Inventory levels remain lower than last year, with 2,061 active listings for sale on the Victoria Real Estate Board Multiple Listing Service® at the […]

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The All-Black Kitchen Makes A Statement In Luxury Homes

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2015 renovation design trends move away from the all-white kitchen In addition to being a hub of family and social life within the home, kitchens are an important way for homeowners to make a statement about their property, identity, and taste. As a result of their place at the heart of a home, kitchens are […]

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Cardigan Rd. Manor in Uplands

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A Thanksgiving Dinner In Luxury It’s the time of year when a luxury kitchen truly performs for your friends and family. From stuffing the turkey to preparing the gravy, this beautiful kitchen offers enough room and amenities for any chef. As we enter the kitchen we are impressed by the spacious Welsh sideboard that has been specially built for the wall […]

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Luxury waterfront property in Arbutus Cove

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Calling this featured property a “modern luxury home in a waterfront setting with ocean views” really does understate the architectural beauty and value of this unique west coast residence. Breathtaking Oceanfront Views Located in Arbutus Cove, this 4,000 sq. foot home is designed to allow each room a share of the location’s view of the […]

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