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Nov 28, 2014
Children are curious, and that curiosity can turn the most basic household items into a potential hazard. Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island takes household and child safety seriously, and offers many child-friendly window treatments to reduce the risk of household accidents.
Budget Blinds carries a variety of cordless blinds and cordless shades that reduce the risk of dangling cords, while making sure your windows look great. Consider retractable lift for easy operation, or motorization to program your shades to open and close at your preferred time of day. Shutters, and cord cleats and wand control are additional kid-friendly options.
Budget Blinds wants to make your home or business as safe as possible.Your local style consultant can provide you with up-to-date information on safety standards, and the innovative safety solutions provided by Budget Blinds. In-home consultations are free. Call them today at 250.338.8564 to schedule an appointment.
Nov 24, 2014
Only two one-level ranchers at the RiversEdge in Courtenay are available for sale, and the seller will pay the net GST on each of the homes. These single family homes are part of Phase III of a pre-planned development build by Southwind Development Corporation, and are located at 2250 Robert Lang Drive above the Puntledge River in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island.
The first new home for sale, #124, is a 1,745 sq. ft., three bedroom - two bathroom rancher (MLS Listing #379478) with a fully landscaped, private rear yard. Other features include a natural gas fireplace, underground sprinklers, and double garage. Best of all, the buyer can select their own upgrades!
The second rancher for sale, # 118, is 1,704 sq. ft. with an open floor plan (MLS Listing #366620) and 10 foot ceilings in the great room, dining room and kitchen. It also comes fully landscaped with a natural gas fire place and double garage.
These new homes in the Comox Valley are surrounded by many kilometres of walking trails, just one of the many features that make RiversEdge such a spectacular new neighbourhood in Courtenay. The new homes are listed for sale at $359,900 and $379,900.
The show home is open every Saturday from 1-3pm at 2205 Robert Lang Drive in Courtenay. Private tours are also available.
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Nov 19, 2014
A new luxury patio home is for sale at The Gales in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island. This 1,555 sq.ft., two-bedroom and two-bath home is located at #14 - 626 Farrell Road.
The Gales is a 68 patio home and condo development with fabulous ocean and mountain views in one of Canada's 10 prettiest towns (as voted by Harrowsmith Magazine). This luxury patio home (Link to MLS® listing #378337) includes double garage, fantastic deck patio, and fully finished basement. Inside you'll find soaring ceilings, hardwoods floors, granite countertops, and a natural gas fireplace.
The Gales is a place in harmony with the outdoors. Marinas, kayaking, and golfing are located within minutes of these patio homes on Vancouver Island. Residents enjoy year-round outdoor activities and adventures including leisurely strolls on the local beaches, pristine forest at the backdoor, or one of the area's many parks. The Gales is Island living at its finest!
To schedule a viewing, contact:
Nov 18, 2014
Nineteen lots have sold, and custom homes are under construction by Lawmar Contracting and Brando Construction at The Ridge. These new houses are part of Phase 1 of the Ridge in Courtenay on Vancouver Island.
The Ridge is a 77-acre development designed to be built in five phases. Lots feature spectacular views of the Comox Glacier, along with ocean and mountain views. Zoning allows the homes to include out buildings, carriage homes and secondary suites of up to 924 sq. ft. in size.
When completed, this modern subdivision will include 230 new homes in one of the best location in the Comox Valley. The beach and local shopping are minutes away on foot, and local amenities including schools, health services, and the airport are only a short drive away. Residents enjoy an array of lifestyle activities, from championship golf courses, world class skiing at Mt. Washington, and renowned fishing and boating opportunities.
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Nov 08, 2014
The Ridge is a new residential development on Vancouver Island and offers one of the most desirable new neighbourhoods in the Comox Valley community of Courtenay.
This five-phase project is located on a 77-acre property adjacent to Millard Creek Nature Park in South Courtenay and offers magnificent views of the Comox Glacier, Comox Bay, and Comox Marina. Sixty-nine building lots are currently for sale in Phase I, with new homes completed and under construction.
The Ridge is a spectacular place to call home in the City of Courtenay. The beach and local shopping are ten minutes away on foot, and local amenities including schools, sports centres, health services, and the airport are only a short drive away. Residents enjoy an array of lifestyle activities, from championship golf courses, world class skiing at Mt. Washington, and renowned fishing and boating opportunities. And because this is the Comox Valley, it all happens in the temperate climate for which Vancouver Island is renowned. The snow almost always stays on the mountains!
Once Phase I is complete, The Ridge community will include 69 new custom built homes. Many are zoned to have lane access, allowing for carriage homes, workshops, and secondary suites. Building plans also include lots for duplexes, patio/bungalow homes, and secondary suites up to 924 sq. ft. in size.
New Show Home: 3426 Eagleview Crescent, Courtenay, BC
For satellite directions, the location is: 49°39’24.4″N 124°58’31.9″W@49.656766,-124.97554
Nov 07, 2014
The Gales has a new luxury patio home for sale. The buyer of this three bedroom, three bathroom home has the opportunity to choose the colours and decor to suite their taste and style.
Custom built to "Built Green®" Platinum specifications by multi-award winning GNB Builders, this new 3,000 sq ft home for sale offers the best in quality and environmentally sensitive materials and construction techniques. A Carrier Infinity heat pump, HRV ventilation, Rheem Marathon Limited Lifetime hot water tank, and Milgard windows will help you save 30-50% on your yearly energy costs.
Other features include spectacular ocean and mountain views from both levels of the home, a natural gas fire place, and double garage. This patio home is located within minutes of marinas, kayaking, and golfing and provides easy access to the airport and ferry. The list price is $639,900 and the property is located at #10-626 Farrell Road in Ladysmith.
Ladysmith was voted one of Canada's 10 prettiest towns by Harrowsmith Magazine and The Gales residential development shows off the community's beauty with views of Ladysmith Harbour. Residents enjoy year-round outdoor activities and adventures including leisurely strolls on the local beaches, pristine forest at the backdoor, or one of the areas many parks.
To schedule a viewing, contact Keith Mazurenko toll-free at 1.866.315.0545 or stop by for the Open House 11 am to 3 pm seven days a week. For more information, go to their website at www.thegales.ca or MLS® listing 382957
Nov 06, 2014
Stylish curtains and drapes can make all the difference during the fall and winter months when you're cozied up inside in your home. Budget Blinds can help you find the right window fashions and bring rich and opulent fabrics to any room.
Between now and December 20, 2014 Budget Blinds is offering Buy 1 Get 1 Free on drapery panels in the Comfort Collection by Inspired Drapes. The Comfort Collection offers high-quality, washable European fabrics at an affordable price and comes with customizable options like valances, tie-down cleats, motorization, and hundreds of different decorative hardware pieces to choose from.
Budget Blinds of has a full assortment of classic and contemporary drapery and curtain styles to bring out the best in your existing home décor. Our local style consultant would be happy to schedule a free in-home consultation to help you get started. Remember: the Comfort Collection by Inspired Drapes is made to measure just for your home.
Budget Blinds service the Vancouver Island including the Comox Valley communities of Comox, Courtenay and Cumberland, as well as Campbell River, Qualicum, Parksville and Nanaimo. Call them today at 250.338.8564 to schedule your free consultation.