Recent Articles in ‘Recreational, Resort & Investment Properties’


A rosy outlook for recreational properties

Despite Alberta’s economic woes, prices for homes in B.C. vacation meccas are on the rise


A retreat fit for an heiress

Doris Duke’s Honolulu home, Shangri La, showcases her passion for Islamic art


Where the living is easy

Communities from Nanaimo to Whistler, Pemberton and Predator Ridge are welcoming homebuyers looking for the perfect getaway


My laneway house

The ins and outs of building your own house-behind-a-house


A little touch of paradise on the lake

Peachland cottages are attractively priced Cottages of Paradise Valley Drive Project location: 4835 Paradise Valley Dr., Peachland Project size/scope: 40 two-bedroom cottages on 10 acres on the bench above Okanagan Lake; a second phase will include 80 more cottages Prices: From $116,900 to $128,900 for 576 sq. ft (Forest Cottages); $168,900 for 684 sq. ft


Trading Places

The vacation home becomes primary residenceHaving the kind of long, hot summer that most Canadians are able to take for granted is not always guaranteed in southwestern British Columbia.


A Place in the Sun

B.C. residents with a desire to move south for the winter are finding it is still possible to find property bargains.


Hot Properties – Puerto Vallarta Mexico

Casa Chula Vista is Puerto Vallarta’s best ocean-view penthouse, as these photos taken from the terrace illustrate. Its motto of “savouring life, one sunset at a time” is easily accomplished.


Waterfront development evokes nostalgic feel

Craftsman-style cottages, wraparound porches designed to speak to a simpler time


Cottage living comes with modern amenities

284-unit development on Osoyoos Lake includes a sandy beach, walking trails and a clubhouse


Cultus Lake Cottages Phase 3 just launched

Just 90 minutes from downtown, short stroll from lake, third phase of project proves popular


Canadians Eager for Recreational Property

Potential buyers willing to do what it takes to own one: survey


Keep Your Cottage Cosy And Safe

Tips to protect your investment


Living The Dream

Four fantasy homes offer their fortunate owners the opportunity to make wine, play cowboy, surf and stormwatch or ski to their own front door.


Cottage Living

Oceanside Village Resort is close to the renowned beaches of Parksville and to all the amenities of the town.