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Vancouver Island Hiking Trails To Explore

By |2020-03-05T21:38:37+00:00March 5th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

With the clocks springing forward this weekend and the promise of warmer weather just around the corner, now is the perfect time to begin planning outdoor activities that make the most of our cherished spring

3 Local Vancouver Island Magazines

By |2020-02-27T22:23:53+00:00February 27th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

It's one of life's simple pleasures to flip through a good magazine while you're waiting for an appointment at the hair salon, or to board a flight, or just hanging out on the couch on

Hidden Gems In and Around Victoria

By |2020-01-30T22:05:42+00:00January 30th, 2020|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

You've probably already heard of Victoria's well known and much loved attractions, from Beacon Hill Park's friendly peacocks, to Dallas Road's panoramic views of the Olympic mountains, to the quaint and colorful houseboat community at

Selling your home? Read this first.

By |2019-11-07T23:56:09+00:00October 31st, 2019|Buying a Property, Home Investment, Investing in Real Estate, Listing Your Home, REALTOR®, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria, Victoria Real Estate Market|

Selling your home can be stressful. Some questions you likely have are, what is the best price to sell my home for? Where do I find a buyer? What facts do I need to disclose

A Brief History of Victoria

By |2019-11-07T23:56:25+00:00October 24th, 2019|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|

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

Visit Duncan, City of Totems

By |2019-06-19T18:56:03+00:00January 10th, 2019|Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

About Duncan Beautiful Duncan, the City of Totems, is located in the Cowichan Valley about halfway between Victoria approximately 50 kilometers to the south, and Nanaimo 50 kilometers or so to the north.  The Duncan

Holiday Happenings 2018 – Duncan North!

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

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,

What’s Happening on Salt Spring Island?

By |2019-04-18T17:41:28+00:00June 15th, 2018|Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods|

Did you know Salt Spring Island has been a hot vacation spot for years? If you didn’t, it might be time to plan a trip to the gorgeous island. Located in the Salish Sea between Vancouver