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MARKET MINUTE UPDATE: Who Will Buy My Home?

According to the latest Buyer Profile data collected by the Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (2013), in this area its just as likely to be someone from right here in Oceanside (18%), elsewhere on Vancouver Island (18%), or Alberta (17%). For all of Vancouver Island, there is a sharper contrast between buyer sources with a…

Local Country Fair Makes a Splash

I took some time out this summer to attend a couple of country fairs – so much good old fashioned fun! At the Comox Valley Fair on August 23, we enjoyed a newfound event for me (an incurable lover of all dogs), and equally fun for anyone who enjoys a good laugh!  Dock Dogs, is…

Enjoy a Unique Local Event in nearby Nanaimo

Three full days of fun and activities for the young, old and in-between, family oriented and held in NANAIMO, the Sun-Porch of Canada, the Jewel of the West and the Bathtub Racing Capital of the World, the “Great INTERNATIONAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BATHTUB RACE AND NANAIMO MARINE FESTIVAL HAPPENS ON July 25th to July 27th, 2014….

Oceanside this summer

So much is happening in Oceanside this summer that you can do something different literally every day, and these aren’t just minor events! I’m going to feature three of the ‘big one’s’ but I encourage you to explore local calendars to find a lot more choices. While I’ve featured it before in my blog, the…

Newly Renovated Qualicum Beach Inn!

We’re very excited here in Qualicum about our newly renovated Qualicum Beach Inn! At the gateway to our lovely village from the Island Highway, on the previous site of the Old Dutch Inn, new owners have done a fabulous job of creating this landmark hotel which reflects the beauty and quality of our location. Already…

Lighthouse Country Fall Fair

Reserve August 30, 2014 in your calendar! It’s the 44th. Lighthouse Country Fall Fair and it’s a wonderful event that celebrates the seaside, our community and the great people who live here. As a member of the Bow-Horne Community Club, I’m thrilled to be part of planning and running this great day. I hope to…

Snowbirds Performing in Comox Valley

It’s that time of the year again! I saw the magnificent Snowbirds practicing in Comox last year and it was a wonderful event, not to be missed. Standing out in the sunshine watching these legendary flyers do their critically-timed stunts is tremendously exciting and provides yet one more reason to be proud to be a…

Yummy, its Easter – a license to eat chocolate!

I don’t need an excuse to eat chocolate any day of the year, but it’s particularly interesting to explore why we have special license to munch on this delicious treat at Easter, as long as it’s egg-shaped! Delve into the history and origins of the festival of Easter and you come up with a few…

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