Category Archive for "Top 5"

The #1 Question!

“How’s the market?” or some similar variation comes from a friend, acquaintance, or someone I just met after my being introduced as a Realtor. It might just be an ice breaker or maybe they really want to know. If it’s…

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What Creates Value in a Home?

Ryan Coffey

Not “Location, location, location.” Or, not just that at least. Regardless of what I write on this topic, it will only be a summary of general principles. You see, in some ways houses are like people. They are all unique,…

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Six Common Selling Mistakes

Ryan Coffey

Selling your home? Don’t let avoidable mistakes cut into your profits. Most people don’t sell homes for a living. The right Realtor is a vital piece in the selling puzzle but ultimately it’s your home and your profit or your…

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If I could go back in time and teach myself about real estate…

Do you ever wish you could talk to the younger version of yourself and tell them something that would change their (your) life to make it better? Maybe I’ve been watching too much science fiction but the thought has occurred…

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The Basics of Buying Real Estate in British Columbia

Ryan Coffey

This is the latest revision of a post that has been with this Nanaimo real estate blog since its early days. I have shared it with almost every Buyer since I first wrote it over seven years ago because I…

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