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Child’s Room Decor Tips

When it comes to home decor, the baby or child’s bedroom can often be left behind but with a good designer and home air quality services there will be no trouble.  Alternatively, thinking only in pinks and blues can also … Continue reading

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Chalkboard’s for a Busy Home

One of the latest design fads to hit the homes of families is the French cottage inspired chalkboard piece.  More and more families are deciding to designate a wall for a chalkboard as a means of keeping track of a … Continue reading

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Youthful Design Hints

Decorating your home, or engaging an interior designer doesn’t have to be something merely for an older generation.  In fact young homeowners are turning to design help more frequently than ever. A young couple doesn’t necessarily want the same style … Continue reading

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Vanier Park Bald Eagle Family

About five decades ago, back in the 1960s, only two pairs of nesting bald eagles graced the city of Vancouver.  Today there are apparently as many as 18 or more. Two of these bald eagles have made their temporary home … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Market Update

The Kitsilano neighbourhood as well as the Greater Vancouver area are all peaking in terms of inventory this month.  Compared to the same time a year ago, the July listings of inventory are higher. Despite higher listings, sales are averaging … Continue reading

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Building Green

Habitat Studio and Workshop is celebrating twenty years in the building design business this month.  The local leader in green housing builds custom homes that go far beyond the industry environmental standards. Each home is a unique creation that utilizes … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Kids Yoga Studio to Open

Come this September Kitsilano will be home to Vancouver’s very first kid’s yoga studio.  To those living in the neighbourhood the new studio will not be a huge surprise.  The Kitsilano neighbourhood is probably one of the most yoga friendly … Continue reading

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Summer Decorating Trends

Interior design trends are become increasingly intertwined with fashion.  The patterns, prints and styles hitting the runways are now influencing home design more than ever. Interior design of old used to follow a fairly formulaic pattern.  One would choose one … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Greek Day on West Broadway

Every year Vancouver pays tribute to all the Greek community has contributed to the city by celebrating everything Greek with a full day event.  Each summer Greek Day draws over one hundred thousand of the city’s locals and tourists to … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Garage Sale Extravaganza

Kitsilano’s biggest ever garage sale is set to take place on Saturday July 21st this year between 11:00 am and 5:00 pm.  The garage sale will be held at the Khatsahlano Music and Art Street Festival on West 4th Avenue, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Bike Lanes to Stay

According to a recent report, the city council has recommended that the bike lanes in the downtown area, on Homer and Dunsmuir streets, should stay as they are.  These separated bike lanes will remain in place and new lanes will … Continue reading

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Return to Kits of the Great Blue Heron

Following the breeding season of March to April, the great blue herons return to the Kitsilano Beach area.  These regal birds are simply majestic to observe with their 2 meter wingspan and gorgeous silhouette. The great blue heron, known also … Continue reading

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Kits Fest 2012 Coming Up

Kits Fest is one of the most popular Vancouver festivals.  Kits Fest occurs each summer and celebrates the season with a three day event. Kits Fest is an all inclusive festival for everyone.  The festival celebrates healthy living, sports events … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Eat, Shop, Love Event for Moms

In conjunction with the Kitsilano 4th Avenue Business Improvement Association, the Pacific Post Partum Support Society will be hosting a fundraising event to raise awareness surrounding post-partum and perinatal depression and anxiety (PPD/PPA). Post-partum depression affects approximately one in every … Continue reading

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The Kitsilano Neighbourhood

The Kitsilano neighbourhood straddles the northern part of the Vancouver West Side.  This area is home to some of the most desirable and valued properties the city has to offer. The area is situated right on the beach front and … Continue reading

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Vancouver International Children’s Festival

Vancouver International Children’s Festival starts today, May 29th and runs until June 3rd.  The festival is a much loved Vancouver tradition offering fun for kids of all ages. The Vancouver Island Children’s Festival has moved to Granville Island after spending … Continue reading

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Eco Conscious Circular Homes

What do you look for when looking for a new home to make your own? The answer is different for everyone, based on their preferences and of course, their needs at the time as well and that is why getting … Continue reading

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Bosa Properties Builds in False Creek

False Creek is the only neighbourhood in Vancouver to actually straddle both east and west sides.  Recently the area has received a face lift with new developments like Bosa’s Lido Development.  The project is called LEED-gold Lido and is located … Continue reading

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Bidding Wars can Jeopardize your Financing

In certain markets like those in Vancouver or Toronto for instance, bidding wars are fairly common.  When we see a sellers market in terms of real estate, bidding wars become pretty standard. However as a buyer, it is important to … Continue reading

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Kitsilano Beach Area

Kistsilano is one of the most desirable neighborhoods to live in.  The Kitsilano Beach area is home to a slew of amazing community events as well as offering some of the best scenery in the Greater Vancouver Area. Kitsilano Beach … Continue reading

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