Everything you Need to Know

Welcome to your ultimate guide to real estate selling in Victoria, BC! Whether you're a seasoned property owner or a first-time seller, this comprehensive website page is your go-to resource for everything you need to navigate the dynamic real estate market in Victoria. From expert tips on pricing your home competitively to understanding the legal intricacies of selling, we've got you covered. Explore valuable insights, practical advice, and essential information tailored specifically to Victoria's unique real estate landscape, empowering you to make informed decisions and achieve success in selling your property.

Assisting Sellers with Real Estate in Victoria BC - Pemberton Holmes - Janine Thomson

What you Shouldn't do when Selling your Home.

When selling your home in British Columbia, it's essential to avoid common pitfalls that could potentially hinder the sale or result in undesirable outcomes. Here are some important things not to do when selling your home:

The Risks and rewards in Bully Offers Situations

I am sure as I write this, that many of you have heard about latest hype with 'bully offers,' but may not know the details from a real estate agents perspective. Though bully offers cut to the chase and get right down to business. There may be some rewards in the outcome for a Seller, but there is also a consequence, a risk for the Bully Buyer(s), and a compelling negative emotion coming from competing prospective buyers & their agents. 

10 Top Tips in Preparing your Home for Sale 

Preparing your house for sale is crucial for making a positive impression on potential buyers and maximizing its appeal. Here are some of the best tips for getting your home ready to sell.

How does a Real Estate agent price your home?

Real estate agents use a variety of tools, data analysis techniques, and market expertise to determine the optimal listing price for a home. Here's an overview of the process

6 Risks when overpricing your home 

When it comes to , it is easy to want what you expect, but it can come with a price tag, large risk and overall a stagnant property that sits. With this is mind, here are 6 risks that my buyers have shared with me when it comes to Seller's over -pricing their home:

A Guide to First Time Home Sellers

As a first-time seller, entering the real estate market can feel overwhelming, but fear not - we're here to guide you through the process. Selling a home involves several key steps, from preparing your property for sale to negotiating offers and closing the deal. Here's what you can expect as you embark on your journey:

For Sellers - What Considerations Buyer often Prioritize when Purchasing

When selling a house, it's essential to understand the special considerations that buyers often prioritize. By knowing what buyers are looking for, sellers can tailor their approach to meet those expectations and increase the likelihood of attracting interested buyers. Here are some key considerations for sellers to keep in mind


Advice for Sellers in Today's Market

In a buyer's market, where there are more properties for sale than there are buyers actively seeking homes, sellers need to be strategic and proactive to attract attention and secure a successful sale. Here's some advice for sellers in today's buyer market:


8 Tips to Picture Perfect Listing Photos for Sellers

When a home is properly staged, it should help a buyer see the beauty and value in the home, enticing them to imagine themselves living there. Staging is just as important for in-person home tours as it is for online property photos.  85% of buyers say it’s the photos that are the most important factor in deciding which homes to view.


What are the Costs for Sellers when Selling their Home 

Selling a property in Victoria, BC, involves several costs that sellers should be aware of. Here's a breakdown of the typical expenses you may encounter:

Marketing Your Home or Property the Right Way!

When listing their property for sale, sellers have a variety of marketing materials and strategies at their disposal to attract potential buyers and showcase their home's best features. Here are some options:

What you need to know about BC's Vacant Property Tax

British Columbia's vacant property tax, officially known as the Speculation and Vacancy Tax (SVT), is a provincial tax aimed at addressing housing affordability and encouraging owners to utilize residential properties in high-demand areas. Here's everything you need to know about BC's vacant tax

Ready to SELL your home quickly and for the best possible price? Look no further! 

As your local trusted Real Estate Agent, I'm here to make the selling process smooth, stress-free, and successful. With my expertise in the local market and dedication to exceeding your expectations, I'll work tirelessly to showcase your property's best features, attract qualified buyers, and negotiate the best possible deal on your behalf.

Don't wait any longer to take the next step toward achieving your real estate goals. Contact me today to schedule a consultation and let's get started on listing your home together. Your dream sale is just a phone call away!"

Janine Thomson

Pemberton Holmes

103-814 Goldstream Ave  Victoria,  BC  V9B 2X7 

Mobile: 778-678-5466

Phone: (250) 384-8124

Toll Free: 1-800-665-5303

Fax: 250-380-6355