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Stanley Park Railway Easter Train

Hop on the Stanley Park Train for an egg-citing Easter ride through Stanley Park. After the train ride, purchase carnival strip tickets so your kids can enjoy fun activities including:

Mini golf
Face painting
Hunting for eggs
Meeting the Easter Bunny
Planting a posy
Adults can join in the fun too! Don’t miss out on this unique all ages Easter event. Limited seats available.

If you can’t make the carnival, come to the Easter Train preview on April 8 and 9 (train only).

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Tri-City Spring 2017 Home Expo

The premier Home Show of the year comes to Coquitlam this March! See the newest and best of everything for your home, garden, and outdoor living needs, all at one great location over three BIG action-packed days!

Come to the show to meet local companies and discuss your home improvement needs; experts will be on location, ready to provide advice for decorating, remodelling, kitchen and bathroom improvements, as well as professionals to assist you with heating, windows, roofing, and more! Save thousands on your home renovations and décor projects with show specials.

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Happy Canada Day!

July 1st is one of my favourite days of the year. We can all celebrate this fantastic country in which we live. Whether you were born here or have moved here from afar…it’s a time to embrace all things “Canada”. Put on your red and white and go out with friends and family to have some fun. It doesn’t matter what community you are in…there is something to do, and it’s all FREE!

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Real estate is all apples and apples

It’s time for me to buckle down and get to work! I’ve just returned from Zihuatanejo Mexico (which was amazing) and even on vacation, people love to talk about real estate. Vacationers from everywhere were asking about the market and commenting on how crazy it is right now. My response was consistent…it’s all apples and apples. If you’re buying and selling in the same market; it doesn’t matter as long as you’re prepared…mentally and financially.

Your mortgage broker and your realtor are going to need to work together as a team to ensure everything runs smoothly. For buyers of strata, it’s important to move quickly. Get the documents asap and look for any building red flags. This is for both you and your bank. You don’t want to find out there is a large bill coming up for major work on the property. For detached homes, try and get the inspection done before writing the offer.

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It’s official, Spring is here!

The weather is amazing, and all predictions are it’s going to be a fabulous summer. Many of you are getting out in the garden. Local farmers markets are opening up for the season.

It’s time to get my bike out. I love the amazing trail systems in the Tri-Cities…especially riding along the river dikes. It connects me to myself and my community. Check out the links below for some local inspirations.

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Give Her Wings Gala

For those of you who don’t know, I am a member of the Soroptimists of the Tri Cities. The “Give Her Wings Gala” is our only fundraising event of the year. It’s an event filled with great people (not just women attend), great food and entertainment, and great inspiration when you hear the stories of our award winners. Come and join me on Feb. 27th. If you’d like more information, please just give me a call.