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Found 3 blog entries for May 2015.

We’ve all seen those articles online featuring dream-home amenities (infinity balcony pools or ceiling hammocks, anyone?), but it’s valuable to know what builders are actually planning on building in 2015. This can provide a helpful future Real Estate forecast for anyone considering buying or building their own home in the next couple of years.


 The National Association of Builders (US) recently conducted a survey of builders, which demonstrates that master bedroom walk-in-closets and laundry rooms top their list of features they plan on including in this year’s single-family homes. Interestingly enough, both features are designated to improve the organization and storage characteristics within a home – perhaps…

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Photo credit: Campbell River Mirror  

Last weekend marked the grand opening of the spectacular new suspension bridge and viewing platform in Elk Falls Park, overlooking the canyon and beautiful falls of its namesake. Located North of Campbell River en route to Gold River, the park just celebrated their 75th anniversary in conjunction with their official, invite-only ribbon cutting ceremony for the brand-new suspension bridge – a project 5 years in the making.

  It’s incredible what a community can build together based on a shared vision; and this project is a great example of community collaboration. This new suspension bridge will be a great draw for both locals and tourists alike, with Rotarian and project chair for the bridge, Lorrie…

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The way your house looks from the street can add thousands to its value, and dramatically decrease its duration on the market – putting more time and money in your pocket! Your home’s exterior serves as a snapshot to potential buyers for what your home will look like inside – so the better looking your home is online, the more likely it is to attract qualified buyers.

Even if you’re not planning on selling right away, these simple changes will make you smile every time you pull into your driveway:

5 Easy Ways to Pump Up Your Curb Appeal

Update Your Front Door - Make a statement with a fresh pop of color (orange and violet are popular hues this season) on your front door. Using some metal polish on the door fixtures cleans up the…

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