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The OG Advertising Platform: Historical Newspapers of Victoria

By |2022-04-26T23:31:07+00:00April 26th, 2022|Historical Vancouver Island|

When it comes to advertising a home in Victoria, the mediums are nearly endless. Agents today can choose from social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, or industry-specific websites. But what about the original

Time Travel, Timelines, and a Timely Topic: Pemberton Memorial Operating Room

By |2022-02-10T00:18:04+00:00February 9th, 2022|Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle|

I think we can all agree that, given the choice, we would definitely prefer to have an operation done in 2022 as opposed to 1822. But is that fear warranted, or are we misunderstanding

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

By |2021-12-02T18:50:41+00:00December 2nd, 2021|Historical Vancouver Island, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

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 |2021-11-10T23:46:44+00:00November 10th, 2021|Cultural Events, Historical Vancouver Island, Lifestyle|

As our logo states, Pemberton Holmes was established in 1887. This date has given the family-run company time to amass an extensive history represented and recorded by an impressive archive of materials. In the

No Pressure

By |2020-06-22T20:03:17+00:00October 17th, 2019|Testimonials|

We had pretty specific requirements for what we wanted to purchase. Three other realtors had come up with discouragingly short lists. One of those three took the time to show us around for a

Positive Attitude

By |2020-06-22T20:00:05+00:00October 17th, 2019|Testimonials|

We listed with Mike Williams after four months with another company with no results. Within four weeks Mike had a deal on the table which unfortunately fell through due to the buyers inability to

Top Notch

By |2020-06-22T20:00:45+00:00October 17th, 2019|Testimonials|

Sean Dyble, your service and professionalism are top notch. Both Barb and I have been very impressed! S&B

Very Attuned to Needs

By |2020-06-22T20:01:44+00:00October 16th, 2019|Testimonials|

Niki Engel was always very attuned to our needs, and kind and considerate to us, right from first meeting her to moving in to our new home. We have no hesitation in recommending her

Clayton Morris’s Top Tips for Getting Your Home Ready for Winter

By |2020-06-22T19:53:31+00:00October 9th, 2019|Enjoying Your Home, Home Improvement, Home Inspections|

Remove the water from the Irrigation system water lines and retract the sprayer heads.Shut off outside water lines inside the house and ensure the exterior hose bibs are open and allowed to drain.Clean and repair

Unique Things to Do in Victoria, BC – Part 1

By |2019-09-25T17:31:41+00:00November 16th, 2018|Cultural Events, Lifestyle, Things To Do, Tourism BC, Vancouver Island Neighbourhoods, Victoria|

We aren’t just about real estate in Victoria and Vancouver Island, sometimes we get some down-time, and want to do something unique for date night, hanging with our friends, or  for family fun day. The

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