April 2019

Found 2 blog entries for April 2019.

One of the best parts about living in the heart of Vancouver Island? We can take off anytime - in many different directions - for any adventure we choose! Certainly we’ve got it all here in the Alberni Valley… but sometimes, when that wanderlust hits, it just feels good to pack the car and GO! Whether you’re in the mood to sample some locally-sourced seafood, stroll through a pleasant vineyard, or lace up your hiking boots for a breathtaking view at the summit… Vancouver Island has everything at your fingertips.

Here are just a few of our favourite day trips from Port Alberni:

Shop ‘Till You Drop in Victoria

Pick up everything on your list in one city! There’s no doubt about it - from upscale to second-hand, Victoria has it going on when it

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Sales of single-family homes in March board-wide dipped by 23 per cent year over year but were up 36 per cent from February. Last month, 309 single-family homes sold on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System compared to 399 in March 2018 and 227 in February. In the apartment and townhouse categories, sales dropped by 10 per cent and 30 per cent, respectively. Housing sales have weakened throughout most of the province, which the British Columbia Real Estate Association largely attributes to the mortgage stress test (Guideline B-20).

While the B.C. economy continues to be highly supportive of housing demand, the negative shock to affordability and purchasing power created by the stress test is expected to continue preventing many buyers,

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