The Beauty of Nanaimo – Behind the Scenes & Stories

The Beauty of Nanaimo – Behind the Scenes & Stories

  With the upcoming election in Nanaimo, residents have become passionate about their vision for the future of our city.  Nanaimo’s growth has not been without some bumps along the way, but its resiliency is something no one can argue.  Why do I love Nanaimo?  Each day that Myles and I have the opportunity to help a […]

What Your Property Assessment Really Means.

What Your Property Assessment Really Means.

What Your Property Assessment Really Means. “If you would like to know the value of money, try to borrow some.”  – Benjamin Franklin Well…it seems that we have barely survived the massive windstorm a few weeks ago that left many Nanaimo residents without power for days, and now we have just received the dreaded envelope from BC […]

Celebrating 12 Days of Gratitude – Looking Back

Celebrating 12 Days of Gratitude – Looking Back

Celebrating 12 Days of Gratitude With Humility and Love For Our Community “Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.” – Henri Frederic Amiel Our McCullough Team has been so blessed to be able to spread some holiday cheer throughout […]

McCullough Team’s 12 Days of Gratitude

“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” ~ Marianne Williamson  Christmas is a time to spend time with family and friends.  However, there are many in our community who are less fortunate struggling this time of year.  Because of this, our McCullough Team has decided to do […]

Would You Survive Black Friday in Real Estate?

Would You Survive Black Friday in Real Estate?

When Black Friday Meets Real Estate “Here’s wishing your Black Friday injuries aren’t so severe that you can’t click a mouse on Cyber Monday.” ~Author Unknown Well, last week was Black Friday, followed by Cyber Monday and then Giving Tuesday.  It was interesting to contrast the Canadian and American online videos of how Black Friday […]

Does Your Real Estate Agent Have a Friendly Face?

Does Your Real Estate Agent Have a Friendly Face?

Does Your Real Estate Agent Have a Friendly Face? “Judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are.”  – Wayne Dyer Did you know that we form an impression of someone’s personality within a few hundred milliseconds?  With that in mind, I thought that I would look into what makes a real […]

Real Estate News Ripped From Headlines This Week

Real Estate News Ripped From Headlines This Week

Real Estate News Ripped From This Week’s Headlines “Perspective gives us the ability to accurately contrast the large with the small, and the important with the less important. Without it we are lost in a world where all ideas, news, and information look the same. We cannot differentiate, we cannot prioritize, and we cannot make […]

Why Remembrance Day Matters More Than Ever Today…100 Years Later

Why Remembrance Day Matters More Than Ever Today…100 Years Later

Why Remembrance Day Matters More Than Ever Today…100 Years Later “Remembering is painful, it’s difficult, but it can be inspiring and it can give wisdom.”  ― Shannon L. Alder This Remembrance Day will mark 100 years since the official end of World War I, and yet its importance seems more profound than ever before.  War and human suffering continues […]

Landlord Named “Mario” Becomes Video Game Hero

Landlord Named “Mario” Becomes Video Game Hero

How a Landlord Became “Mario” – The Computer Game Character “You can’t pay a landlord in dogma.” – Jodi Picoult With all of the political stories and global tragedies recently making headlines, I thought that it might be fun to share a story about the lighter side of real estate that you can share with your children […]

No Excuse to NOT Vote in Our Civic Election

No Excuse to NOT Vote in Our Civic Election

No Excuse to NOT Vote in Our Civic Election “Bad Politicians Are Elected By Good People Who Don’t Vote” – William Simon Less than 35% of Nanaimo residents voted in the last civic election.   Why are we so apathetic when it comes to municipal politics?  It would seem that Nanaimo is quickly understanding the importance […]