Why a Tiny House Rents for $15,000 for 4 Days.

Posted on Aug 16, 2019

It seems hard to fathom that a tiny house, measuring 350 square feet, has been rented for an estimated $15,000 for only 4 days in the United States!  I thought it would be interesting to provide a bit of a backstory to seemingly unbelievable headline.

It's true. A member of the Medinah Course Golf was the winning bidder of this tiny home rental for...

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What Millenials Want in a Home

Posted on Aug 09, 2019

Millennials, commonly referred to as Gen Y, view real home ownership as a positive, long-term goal.  In fact, 73% of respondents to a recent survey stated that real estate is a good investment, although concerns about student debt and higher down payment requirements were noted. 

Gen Y buyers want to live in closer proximity to work than their parent...

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3 Crazy Myths About Real Estate That Aren't True

Posted on Jul 15, 2019

There are many myths that are commonly associated with real estate.  It can be difficult sometimes to separate fact from reality, so I thought that we would address 3 of the most common real estate misconceptions.

#1 - You Own Your Home So You Can Do Anything You Want to It

Home ownership can be one of the most exciting milestones in our adult years...

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Why Millenials are Buying Motorhomes Instead of Homes

Posted on Jul 03, 2019

It is interesting to read articles about first time home buyers choosing to buy a cabin or motorhome instead of a house or condo. With the success of companies like Airbnb, many younger homeowners are reconsidering what it means to own a home. In some cases, buyers are looking for townhomes that may have extra bedrooms on a separate level so that t...

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The Cheapest & Most Expensive Houses in Nanaimo for Sale

Posted on Jun 21, 2019

Earlier this week, our Layzell Dreger & Associates team was contacted by a potential client who was inquiring about real estate in Nanaimo. The buyer, considering a move from Eastern Canada, mentioned that he had several dogs and wanted to buy his forever home with a budget of no more than $125,000 in Nanaimo. For many, until you purchase a home, y...

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Tributes to our Dads This Father's Day

Posted on Jun 14, 2019

We are fortunate to have amazing men in our lives that we have the opportunity to call dad.  We wanted to our personal stories as to what our fathers mean to us this Father's Day.  So, we thank each dad, stepdad, uncle, brother or role model in our lives that give us the support and love to be the best possible dads we can be to our own children.


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