Duncan's Blog

By
Real Estate Agent - Century 21 South Island Realty

ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2008 

Cordova Bay is a ‘Local Area’ within the District of Saanich. It is bordered by the Pat Bay Highway to the west, the neighboring municipality of Central Saanich to the north, Cordova Bay along the east, and to the south - Broadmead and the Blenkinsop valley. If you are considering a move to the ...
Posted almost 6 years ago
After kicking it around for about a year, Victoria Council has done it. Victoria has voted to add 10 buildings to its ’heritage registry’. There were already nearly 900 properties on that list, and so one might wonder - what makes this recent addition noteworthy? It’s noteworthy because it marks ...
Posted almost 6 years ago
It all started in 1670!   That’s when the Hudson’s Bay Company (later, ‘The Bay’) was founded in Canada. It was an imperialistic fur trading company with a serious competitive edge - the King of England gave it all of the land that drained into the Hudson Bay - that was more than half of the ent...
Posted almost 6 years ago
View Larger Map To the District of Saanich, Sunnymead doesn‘t formally exist as a named neighbourhood - it simply forms part of Cordova Bay, a local area of Saanich. But the Victoria Real Estate Board has given Sunnymead ‘map area’ status, and so this is about the map area of Sunnymead. Sunnymead...
Posted almost 6 years ago
0 Comments
It was only going to be a 2.4 cent per litre increase. Even for a large gas tank, the increase would only cost about a dollar, maybe a little more, to fill the tank. Nevertheless, on June 30, the day British Columbia’s freshly minted carbon tax laws went into effect, I decided to fill my tank - i...
Posted almost 6 years ago
Rainer
7,428

Duncan Boan

Ask me a question
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Accessibility option: listen to a question and answer it!

To submit the form,
drag the clock to the circle on the side.

Type below the answer to what you hear. Numbers or words, lowercase: