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Home Maintenance Made Easy

A home is the largest investment that most people will make in their lives. Make sure that it stays in tip-top shape by staying on top of its maintenance. Here are some great tips to follow for each season! In the winter: Cover your central air conditioning unit or remove your window air conditioners. Change/clean… Read More

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Holiday Travel Tips

Since many people take time off to visit family and friends in other places, the holidays are the busiest time of year to travel. It’s also one of the most taxing times to travel, with people reporting it was as stressful as moving. Take the stress out of holiday travel with these tips! Do your research. Whether you’re… Read More

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Make Moving Easier

Although many people look forward to having a fresh start in a new place, feeling stressed about the transition and the moving process itself is very common. Here are a few tips to help make it easier. 1. Lighten up. Whether you’re hiring movers or renting a truck and getting help with the heavy lifting,… Read More

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Top 3 Landscaping Trends

Refresh your landscape with these top trends. 1.Livable Outdoor Spaces. Many homeowners are treating their patios and backyards like another room of the house by adding outdoor kitchens with pizza ovens and using decorative planters and garden art to put their unique stamp on the space. How can you make your space more livable? Add… Read More

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9 Reasons You Need an Agent to Help you Buy or Sell a Home

Whether you’re selling your first or fourth home, buying an existing property or building a new home, there’s one thing you need: a reputable agent. While some may say you can buy or sell your home on your own, if you’re not familiar with the process, it may lead to more frustration and aggravation than… Read More

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Decorating Tips From The Pros

Choose your colour palette first. Whether you plan to redecorate one room or your whole home, a colour palette helps you invoke a sense of unity throughout the space. For inspiration, look at the colours in the furniture you plan to have in the room; or, go with a simple, muted palette that allows your… Read More

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7 Things to Keep in Mind For Your Next Renovation

1. Make a list of what you want to change. Look at websites and magazines to get inspiration for the redesign. Write down what you like and why you like it, and look online and at your local home store to get a price estimate. Once you know what you want to change, prioritize your… Read More

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Advice for Today’s Home Seller

Selling a home is an emotional process for many sellers, especially first-time sellers and those who have lived in their homes for a long time. People sell for many reasons; whatever yours is, here’s how to handle it. For all sellers: The first time you sell a home, you may be anxious about the process.… Read More

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Save Money on Home Energy This Winter

As we head into the winter months, you may notice one thing: an increase in your energy bill. The reduced amount of daylight drives us to turn on our lights sooner, while the cooler temperatures cause us to crank up the heat inside. The winter and summer months tend to be the most energy-intensive times… Read More

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4 Features That May Sell Your Home Faster

If you’re thinking of putting your home on the market, you may be wondering how to make your home more attractive to prospective buyers. If you’re thinking of listing and you want to update your home, consider these improvements. 1. Hardwood floors. Wood floors are the most popular request from potential buyers because of their… Read More

Contact Jeff King, Realtor®

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To contact Jeff King directly to discuss your real estate needs, please do one of the following:

Phone me at 250-751-4902
Email me using the form to the right

If you prefer regular mail, you can send me your letter mail in care of the Sutton Group – West Coast Realty address below.

Sutton West Coast Realty

604 – 5800 Turner Road
Nanaimo BC V9T 6J4

Office phone: 250-756-2112
Office fax: 250-756-9144