September 2018

Best drinking water in the world is in Gibsons, BC

Posted on Sep 28, 2018 in About the Sunshine Coast

Gibsons is perhaps most famous for being the home to the long running CBC program “the Beachcombers” but less well known is the fact that Gibsons has some of the best drinking water in the world.

This isn’t just my opinion – it’s an actual fact. In 2005, the Town of Gibsons was awarded the gold medal in the coveted Berkeley Springs International Wa...

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The importance of negotiating skills

Posted on Sep 18, 2018 in Tips When Buying or Selling

Negotiating is a skill that is perfected through years of experience and the hard, cold truth is the best negotiator typically wins. You want to work with a Realtor that THRIVES on winning because they won’t back down in order to wrap the deal up and get their commission.

When I represent my clients, I’m not focused on getting paid or trying to clos...

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Neighbourhoods of Gibsons: Upper Gibsons

Posted on Sep 18, 2018 in Neighbourhoods of the Sunshine Coast

Nine separate neighbourhoods make up Gibsons, BC and each has its own personality and feel. Today we’re visiting the Upper Gibsons Commercial Area.

As the name implies, Upper Gibsons is higher up and further from the ocean than Lower Gibsons. Highway 101 slices through the middle of the neighbourhood with businesses and restaurants lining each side...

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Market Minute - September 2018

Posted on Sep 06, 2018 in Sunshine Coast, BC Real Estate Podcast

Buyers across the Lower Mainland are taking a “wait-and-see” approach, opting to sit on the sidelines as prices throughout most local regions are either falling or flattening.

This is also true on the Sunshine Coast. Despite having the lowest benchmark price in the Lower Mainland, buyers are no longer rushing to the Coast to buy a comparatively aff...

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