Women and War: Women and their Service during the First World War

By |2021-11-22T22:06:01+00:00November 22nd, 2021|Categories: Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island|Tags: , , , , |

As our logo says, Pemberton Holmes was established in 1887. This date has given the family-run company time to not only amass an extensive history, but also to grow an archive of materials that

When our Ho(l)mes are far away: The letters that connect us all

By |2021-11-09T00:21:59+00:00November 9th, 2021|Categories: Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As our logo says, Pemberton Holmes was established in 1887. This date has given the family-run company time to not only amass an extensive history, but also to grow an archive of materials that

The Haunted Ho(l)mes of Vancouver Island

By |2021-10-27T22:31:51+00:00October 27th, 2021|Categories: Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island|Tags: , , |

Looking for real estate, with a spooky season twist? Look no further, as we’ve got the inside scoop! While we’re sure we all can acknowledge Victoria’s spooky potential, it may come as a surprise

What’s in a Name?

By |2021-08-25T22:48:15+00:00August 4th, 2021|Categories: Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Thanks to our logo, it comes as no surprise that Pemberton Holmes has been around for quite some time. 134 years to be exact. But that brings us to the other half of our

Most desirable house features for 2021

By |2021-08-25T22:00:32+00:00July 6th, 2021|Categories: Cultural Events, Home Building, Home Improvement, Lifestyle, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

A home is defined by how we use it which means it needs to fit our lifestyle and our expectations. We need them to be trouble-free, efficient, and comfortable. Modern houses are evolving from mere

Amazing Places to Visit

By |2020-09-25T19:46:35+00:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The earth is full of magical and special places to explore and enjoy but it can be easy to forget amidst the hustle and bustle of daily life. With long to-do lists, calendars filled with

Lest We Forget

By |2020-09-25T19:43:24+00:00November 7th, 2019|Categories: Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|Tags: , , , , |

On November the 11th, we remember those who died in military service, and honour those who served in wartime with Remembrance Day; a yearly memorial day that is observed in Canada and in many Commonwealth

A Brief History of Victoria

By |2020-09-25T19:42:25+00:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Buying a Property, Cultural Events, Enjoying Your Home, Historical Vancouver Island, Investing in Real Estate, Lifestyle, Listing Your Home, REALTOR®, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria, Victoria Real Estate Market|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over at Pemberton Holmes, we love Victoria. Known not only for it's beauty, year-round indoor and outdoor activities, and some of the worlds friendliest people - we also have a storied history. Read on to

Holiday Happenings 2018 – Duncan North!

By |2018-12-28T00:14:59+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|Tags: , , |

As you know, we are not just all about real estate at Pemberton Holmes - we are big into community too.  Being a part of Vancouver Island history is a big part of our identity,

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