Daily Informative Updates on
New Residential Real Estate & Construction News
for Vancouver Island Communities

Jun 28, 2019

Set Your Sites on a Vancouver Island Golfer's Paradise From Your Home at The Gales in Ladysmith

Vancouver Island is a world-famous golf destination and the west coast summer season offers up some of the best conditions to hit the links.

Located conveniently in the middle of the action, the luxurious new home community of The Gales in the Town of Ladysmith offers easy access to golf courses in Victoria, Nanaimo and between.

Some of these renowned courses are members of the Vancouver Island Golf Trail, including Bear MountainArbutus Ridge and the Cowichan Golf Club, while still others offer family friendly options, signature waterfront holes, and peaceful forested fairways.

Living at your new home at The Gales in Ladysmith, you'll be close to the action. From your home base in Ladysmith, you can also launch a kayak from the beach or boat launch after your golf round!  Or choose to relax and soak in the sunshine from your ocean view decks. 

For more information or to schedule a private viewing, contact:

Keith Mazurenko, REALTOR®
Phone: 1.866.315.0545
Website: www.thegales.ca

Jun 27, 2019

Summer Means Festival Season in The Comox Valley

Vancouver Island MusicfestLiving at The Ridge in Courtenay in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island offers residents a large variety of summer music festivals to keep you entertained close to home. You will be delighted to attend one of these popular events to hear a variety of music from local, Canadian and international artists, including:

  • Vancouver Island Musicfest in Courtenay from July 12 to 14, one of the biggest music festivals on Vancouver Island;
  • The Filberg Festival in Comox from August 2 to 4, combines a music festival featuring exceptional Canadian talent and handcrafted products by 135 talented artisans;
  • The Hornby Festival is on Hornby Island from August 1 to 10 and features world-class and classical music.

All of these festivals take place in close proximity to The Ridge. Imagine living here and having just a quick drive to any of these amazing music events. Take in a single day of a festival or attend for the weekend. Whatever venue you choose, you will love the experience!

Residents at the Ridge in Courtenay enjoy an outstanding opportunity to enjoy the lifestyle that makes Vancouver Island so popular. From outdoor pursuits to arts and culture, you will find it all in the Comox Valley. The Ridge is one of Courtenay’s most popular neighbourhoods and is located in south Courtenay featuring views of the ocean, mountains and the Comox Glacier.

We have recently released new lots for sale in Phase 3 at The Ridge. For more information, Contact: Bruce Clapham at 250.650.8588 or Email:theridge.bruce@mail.com

Jun 20, 2019

New Home Construction Starts in Phase 3 of The Ridge

The five preferred builders at The Ridge in Courtenay are getting ready to begin construction on new homes in Phase 3. This phase of 48 new lots is situated on higher on the property, which means that most of these new building lots offer spectacular views of the surrounding area, including the Comox Glacier, Comox Bay, the mainland mountains and the local Beaufort Mountain range in the Comox Valley.

New homes in this community come in many designs, including ranchers/bungalows, two-storey homes, homes with secondary suites and homes with walkout basements. Interested in building at The Ridge? Contact their preferred builders to find out more about building a custom home at The Ridge.

Preferred Builders at The Ridge:

Lawmar Contracting: Email: lawrie@lawmar.ca

Brando Construction: ℅ Realtor Bill Anglin, Email: bill@courtneyanglin.com

Candor Developments Inc.: Email: info@candordevelopments.ca

Coastal Custom Homes: Email: dean@coastalcustomhomes.ca

Grand Legacy Homes:  Email: wayne@grandlegacy.ca

There are a few completed homes available for sale in Phase 2, contact the builders directly to arrange a private tour or for information on occupancy dates.

Residents “Love living at The Ridge”. To find out more about the amazing, friendly and welcoming community at The Ridge, contact the developer. They would be happy to send you information on “lot availability” and pricing on the new residential lots for sale in Phase 3 at The Ridge.  

Contact: Bruce Clapham at 250.650.8588  
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com

 

Jun 17, 2019

Vancouver Island | Comox Valley | Townhomes & Duplexes Starting at $364,900

Phase 3 of Parkside Liftestyle Townhomes in Courtenay, BC is selling fast, with three townhomes sold in the past month! The same floor plan is still available in all of the four remaining units available ranging in price from $364,900 to $369,900. Each unit is approximately 1,220 sq.ft. and includes 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, six appliances, window coverings, a large crawl space and a garage. All of the remaining units in Phase 3 are ready for occupancy!

The Parkside Lifestyle Townhomes development is Built Green Certified. This means lower heating and electrical costs due to the efficiency of the construction of these new homes, as well as cleaner air and long term protection for your investment.

The new townhomes in this Courtenay development can be purchased as your primary residence or as an investment/rental property.

The strata fee for a home in Parkside Lifestyle Homes is an affordable $135 per month. Guest parking and a private small park are also located within the property. Located adjacent to Tarling Park in Courtenay at the end of a no-through road, Parkside Lifestyle Homes provides the perfect and quiet location for your new residence. This development is proudly built by award-winning Nicon Developments Ltd.

The show home is open from 2 pm to 4 pm every Saturday, located at 2109 13th Street in Courtenay, BC on beautiful Vancouver Island.

Or, for a personal tour, contact Realtor Art Meyers, Royal LePage in the Comox Valley:   
Cell: 250-207-1879   
Email: artmeyers@shaw.ca

Note: prices and availability subject to change without notice

 

Jun 07, 2019

Keep Cool This Summer With Savings From Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island

Up to 50% of a home's heating and cooling energy can be lost through its windows. So rather than cranking up your heat or air conditioning to avoid uncomfortable temperatures this summer, let Budget Blinds help with an array of versatile blinds, shades, shutters, and window film that are practical and energy efficient, and also on-trend.

This June Budget Blinds of the North Island is offering $150 off Cellular and Solar shades, and 20% off Window Film to help beat the heat.

These energy efficient window coverings will keep you feeling cool and your home looking great this summer, and can also keep the heat in during the cold winter months.

As well, window film deflects up to 99% of damaging UV rays, protecting your furniture, floors and artwork against harmful UV damage, while helping to keep temperatures cool.

Contact Budget Blinds of the North Island at the Courtenay showroom (8 - 2663 Kilpatrick Avenue) or online to book a complimentary in-home consultation.

Enjoy expert advice and choose from the latest styles and custom options such as motorization to make the most of your window treatments.

Vancouver Island real estate is just one click away, find your perfect property at 1stView.ca

Contact 1stView.ca

Office Phone: 250-338-5466
Email:clarice@1stview.ca

Courtenay, British Columbia
Canada