BC Tenancy Act Changes - What Landlords Need To Know!

12 January 2018
Neil Bosdet

Landlords will be feeling the changes made by the NDP to the BC Tenancy Act in October 2017.


New Year's Resolutions

05 January 2018
Neil Bosdet

Are you thinking once again about creating some New Year’s resolutions, but find that you never seem to follow through with them? Here are some tips to help you stick to your resolutions for longer then a couple of weeks and help you achieve your goals.


Moving with your Pets

15 December 2017
Neil Bosdet

Take the stress out of moving with your pets with these helpful tips!


HOORAY!!! FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS DOWN PAYMENT ASSISTANCE!!!

13 January 2017
Neil Bosdet

BC Housing has launched a new website detailing the BC Home Partnership Program that offers a generous loan program to qualified First Time Home Buyers in BC. In our heated and expensive Real Estate market in Victoria, any assistance to help make your 1st purchase is very welcome.


Flipping Houses for Profit – Tips on How to Flip a House

08 April 2016
Neil Bosdet

The House Flipping shows that are all over the TV and internet these days can sure make it look fun and easy but in reality it’s risky, back-breaking work. Yes, it can be fun and you can make some money in the right market situation, but if you don’t know what you’re doing, you could be sunk!


Things to consider before becoming a landlord in your own home or purchasing an Investment/Rental Property

01 April 2016
Neil Bosdet

Thinking of becoming a Landlord in your own home or purchasing an Investment or Rental Property?


Open House Etiquette Rules For Buyers And Sellers

24 March 2016
Neil Bosdet

Buying or Selling a home? If you are, you will probably go to or host open houses. Open Houses are meant to showcase the best aspects of a home, attract qualified buyers, and help to generate interest among buyers and real estate professionals.


HOW TO PREPARE FOR A HOUSE INSPECTION

17 March 2016
Neil Bosdet

With all the many things you have to think about when selling your home in Victoria, a “surprise” during the home inspection should not be one of them!


Selling a House with Pets at Home

11 March 2016
Neil Bosdet

How do you best prepare to sell a home with pets? Getting your home ready is a very important topic if you are a pet owner who is wanting to list your home for sale.


MORTGAGE OPTIONS – BROKER VS BANK?

05 March 2016
Neil Bosdet

As Real Estate Professionals, Bosdet Homes is often asked about financing options. Most people automatically go to their own bank to see about obtaining a mortgage. It is great to have a good relationship with your financial institution, however they are only going to be able to give you the rate that they are lending at. If you are planning a trip to China and are looking for rates on flights do you just go to the ticket counter for Air Canada? Or do you contact a Travel Agent to find the best option considering all things like size of plane, flight time, and PRICE!