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Victoria is full of great food, entertainment, and even nightlife.
As a tourist hot spot, Victoria has a great selection of quality accommodations.
BC Transit & BC Ferries service Victoria, Vancouver, & the surrounding communities. The Clipper takes you straight from downtown Victoria to downtown Seattle in style & comfort. Harbour Air services central & remote areas of both Vancouver Island and the Mainland.
With two newly updated shopping malls & a downtown core thriving with local boutiques, Victoria makes it easy to shop until you drop.
Victoria is full of fantastic golf clubs, most of which have stunning views.
As an island community, there are plenty of clubs & marinas for your enjoyment.
Between ice skating, Olympic diving, and art programs for kids & adults, there’s always something going on in Victoria. These websites also have information on municipal summer camps for kids of all ages, as well as sporting programs.
Saanich Recreation – Pearkes, Cedar Hill, Gordon Head, & Commonwealth Place
Victoria is home to a number of quality private & public schools. From the heritage building of Victoria High School to the waterfront Glenlyon Norfolk School, an exceptional education is not hard to come by in beautiful Victoria.
St. Christopher’s Montessori School is just one of the many Montessori schools in Victoria. Located in the scenic south Oak Bay, it is a quality choice. Please find them here.
St. Margaret’s School is an all girls education option that accommodates both day school & boarding. You can find their website here.
St. Michael’s University School is an excellent coed facility. It’s located in Saanich, is on a beautiful campus, and is walking distance to both the University of Victoria & Camosun College. SMUS also offers day & boarding education options. Their website is here.
Glenlyon Norfolk School services Oak Bay & the Uplands with a breathtaking waterfront location. They offer a day program & offer all three International Baccalaureate programs. Their website with further information can be found here.
Ranked one of the best universities in Canada & the world, the University of Victoria is not only home to the Vikes, but also some of the most promising academic minds in the country. Their website is useful for numerous things, especially its housing & job boards, as they service both the campus & local communities. The UVic website is here.
Located a few minutes away from UVic is Camosun College. It hosts programs for university transfer, trades, business, administration, and everything in between. You can find the Camosun website here.
Royal Roads is one of the top rated & most highly regarded schools in Canada. RRU is located at Hatley Castle in Colwood. Built in 1906 by the Lieutenant Governor James Dunsmuir, it was designed in the Scottish baronial style by esteemed Canadian architect Samuel Maclure. It is a federally protected Heritage Site & now hosts students from across the globe. Royal Roads’ website can be found here.
If you’re interested in natural health, Traditional Chinese Medicine, or massage therapy, Pacific Rim College is located in the historical Market Square in downtown Victoria. It is highly regarded & very well respected. Their website is here.
C & W Campbell Homes Ltd.
45 years experience in residential and commercial building.
Superior design sense and immaculate execution are the hallmarks of the cittá Group.
Gorter Construction Ltd.
With a focus on innovative thinking and problem-solving Gorter Construction is capable of delivering high-quality custom homes.
Wakefield Contracting has a long-standing reputation for quality workmanship and exceptional customer service.
White Knight Painting
Costa Verde is a sustainable & eco-friendly gardening & landscaping company.
Acacia Landscape is an award winning full-service landscaping company.
Abe Moving provides quality service in Victoria. They also service BC, Alberta, and Saskatchewan.
You Move Me Vancouver Island
You Move Me Vancouver Island is a full-service local moving company in Victoria BC and area.
Parc Modern Interiors – specializing in unique designer living room collections and complemented with bedroom retreats, office, dining and entertainment solutions.
Location + Hours: parcmodern.com
Gabriel Ross is a specialty furniture, home accessories and lighting store featuring many of the world’s most internationally recognized names in mid-century and contemporary design.
Locations + Hours: gabrielross.com
Live Edge Design
Live Edge Design salvages trees brought down by storms or left behind by forest companies and construction companies.
Location + Hours: www.liveedgedesign.com
Brent Comber creates sculpted objects, functional pieces, and designed environments.
Appointment Only: www.brentcomber.com
Established in 1956, Sager’s Home Living has been Vancouver Island’s favorite fine furniture store for over fifty years.
Location + Hours: sagers.ca
Jordans today is known as a retailer that provides a broad range of products and services across the Home Furnishings and Flooring industries.
Location + Hours: jordans.ca
Scan Designs is a leader in the contemporary furniture retail industry.
Locations + Hours: scandesigns.com
LUNDS Auction & Appraisal Specialists
Lunds’s Auctions are an open forum for buyers and sellers of Fine Art, Antiques, Collectibles, and regular household items.
Dodd’s Furniture is 100% locally owned and operated.
Location + Hours: doddsfurniture.com
Sears Home Store
Sears Furniture: sears.ca
Locations + Hours: thebrick.com
Home Style Solutions is a full-service home staging company, staging houses in Victoria, Duncan and the Cowichan Valley since 2007.
ReMarkable ReDesign & Home Staging Inc.
ReMarkable ReDesign & Home Staging Inc. has been providing unique styling & staging solutions to Victoria since 2008.
Mortgage Professional, Xeva Mortgage
Catherine’s professional & contact information can be found here.
Layth L. Matthews MBA, MBI, CIM, FCSI
Mortgage Broker, Mortgage Architects
Tel (250) 590-5931
Cell (250) 884-5125
AACI/P.App, Verico Paragon
Gerry’s contact information can be found here.
Mullin – DeMeo
Tejpaul’s contact information can be found here.
Jordan’s contact information can be found here.
Lawyers Notaries Public
T. Charlotte Hoggard Inc.
Sales Tax and Forensic Consulting
A-1011 Johnson Street
Victoria, BC V8V 3N6
Fax: (888) 331-6493
CPA, CA, CFP, TEP
The Grant Thornton website can be found here.
The Luxury Homes Collection Magazine is a quarterly publication which features B.C.’s finest homes listed with Macdonald Realty. An exceptional piece that is distributed both locally and internationally, the magazine provides our listings with an unparalleled advantage.
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