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Downtown Cowichan Lake retail space for lease, space is 988 sq ft. $13/sq foot, triple net. Currently operating as a hair salon and previously a doctor's office, this space would be ideal for a dog grooming business, exclusive art market, electronics, or professional space for a law or accounting firm or health services. Its ideal location downtown makes it desirable to attract customers and clients.
Wonderful 1989 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home on .28 acre lot in central neighborhood in Chemainus Echo Heights. This lovely main level entry home is on a quiet cul-de-sac. Vaulted ceilings in living/dining room areas, galley kitchen with breakfast bar over looking family room. Natural gas range top and cozy fireplace in living room. 3 bedrooms up. Home is on crawl space. Double garage with RV parking. Wonderful ...Listed by EXP REALTY
Resting on a corner lot in a sought after neighbourhood close to shopping, transit, recreation, park & schools you’ll find this lovely 3 bed, 2 bath rancher. Great for first time buyers, retirees or young families, this semi-open 1614 sqft home will have you pleasantly surprised with the sprawling feel in the living space. As you step inside you are greeted by a large living room with wood burning fireplace p...Listed by Pemberton Holmes - Duncan
Lake Cowichan is proud to present the premier development of Brookside Village, phase 5/6. This collection of 7 quality constructed 2 bedroom 45+ patio homes brings a much needed housing alternative to friendly Lake Cowichan. All units offering 2 beds/2 baths, 9 ft ceilings, your choice of 2 fantastic open floor plans. What a wonderful place to retire or downsize. It's more than a place to live, it's a life...Listed by Pemberton Holmes - Lake Cowichan
You're going to love this! Lancaster Mews is a delightful gated adult community just blocks to downtown Ladysmith. This meticulously loved and well cared for rancher is loaded with lovely features: new roof 2 years ago, excellent floor plan with stunning open great room area with vaulted ceilings and large windows looking out into a charming, very private backyard. Beautiful kitchen c/w a very large island an...Listed by RE/MAX OCEAN POINTE REALTY (LD)
Wonderful Family home in highly sought after Cowichan Bay Heights. Beautiful Open concept living area with a Large covered deck off the kitchen that is perfect for relaxing while watching the kids play in the private back yard. This 5 bed 3 bath home has plenty of room for your family or to take care of the inlaws with the wheel chair accessible 2 bed inlaw suite. Natural Gas fireplace, brand new hot water ta...
Welcome to Westwood Estates! This spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhome offers 1770 sq.ft of living space, a flexible floor plan, fully fenced private yard with patio, a number of updates including vinyl windows and parking for two. Nestled near the back of the complex, this move in ready three level home is perfect for those looking to simplify life. The open main floor consists of a covered entry, kitchen...Listed by Pemberton Holmes - Duncan
Attention developers, builders and those looking for the dream of building your own home. Put your dreams into reality in the quaint town of Lake Cowichan. Here is a .22 acre view ready for your ideas. Services are available nearby. Measurements are approximate and taken from BC Assessment, verify if deemed important.Listed by EXP REALTY
Consider Brookside Village! Newly constructed, self contained 45+ patio homes. Retiring? Downsizing? Ready to enjoy life with the freedom and convenience this home can offer? Lake Cowichan is excited to welcome this much needed housing alternative to our friendly community. There are five units currently being offered with more on the horizon. Your choice of floor plans (we have 3!) and all homes come with tw...Listed by RE/MAX OF LAKE COWICHAN
Consulting a REALTOR®
REALTORS® are members of The Canadian Real Estate Association who subscribe to a Code of Ethics and Standards of Business Practice. Members of the Victoria Real Estate Board are members of both the British Columbia and Canadian Real Estate Associations.The following is a list of services you can expect to receive from a REALTOR® when you buy a home:
- A REALTOR® will fully explain the details of your working relationship (called "agency") so that you are clear as to when a REALTOR® is working for you or for the seller.
- A REALTOR® has access to hundreds of current listings of homes for sale because of a co- operative system called the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®).
- A REALTOR® can provide you with a customized list of homes that best meet your needs -- size, style, features, location, proximity to schools, shopping, etc. - and then make arrangements for you to view those homes that appeal to you the most.
- A REALTOR® will help you determine how big a home you can afford. REALTORs® are familiar with the local lending market and can offer helpful advice.
- A REALTOR® has no emotional ties to any type or style of home and can be objective in pointing out the merits of one home over another.
- A REALTOR® will have information on zoning changes, taxes, utility costs and school and recreation services that could affect your decision to buy a home in a specific area.
- A REALTOR® will assist you in negotiating the terms of your purchase, which can be a nerve- wracking process for someone who is not experienced in negotiating.
- A REALTOR® will advise you of the legal process required in obtaining title and taking possession of your property; the costs associated with buying a home such as insurance, mortgage registration and legal fees will be explained in detail.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015
Selling Your Home - Why it Pays to Use a REALTOR®
Before selling your home, you will need a clear understanding of the legal issues and potential pitfalls. One wrong action could result in a lot of cost and frustration, which is why it is essential to have a REALTOR® working with you, as he or she will make the sale of your home a successful and satisfying experience.Greater exposure
REALTORS® use the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) to give your home maximum exposure. MLS® is a computer-based system that relays valuable information about your home to hundreds of REALTORS® and potential homebuyers.Setting a price
Setting a price for your home is an important but difficult process. Again, this is where the services of a REALTOR® prove invaluable. REALTORS® have the experience to help you understand how the market works and decide upon a realistic price that meets your goals. REALTORS® also pre-screen potential buyers to make sure only those who are serious and financially qualified view your home.
REALTORS® will also develop a marketing plan to help your property receive maximum exposure. This will likely include placing your home on the MLS® system and placing a "For Sale" sign on the front lawn. The plan will likely also include arranging open houses for other REALTORS® and potential buyers, and developing advertisements and feature sheets/mailers to market your home.
Once you have accepted an offer to buy your home, your REALTOR® will help ensure that all the proper paperwork is completed. He or she will also make sure that both parties meet the necessary conditions outlined in the agreement.Why working with a REALTOR® makes sense
When you work with a REALTOR® you will likely get a better price for your home than if you try to sell it yourself. Apart from the financial benefits, however, there is an extra measure of comfort and security that comes from having a REALTOR® on your side. Remember that REALTORS® are governed by a code of ethics and standards of business practice. They have also been trained and licensed under the provincial Real Estate Services Act to assist in transactions involving real property. When it comes to buying or selling property, using a REALTOR® just makes sense.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015