Top 10 Hiking Trails in Port Alberni
Port Alberni has been called the Valley of Trails for the multitude of trails and trail networks criss-crossing our Valley. Recently we asked locals ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on November 18, 2022
Port Alberni Plans Massive Real Estate Developments
The City of Port Alberni has recently been in the news, and for good reasons. Two separate massive development plans have been announced that, when ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on October 22, 2021
Epic Mountain Biking in Port Alberni
Port Alberni has an active community of outdoor enthusiasts, that which includes a strong mountain biking community. Although the riding may not seem ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on April 23, 2021
Where to Recycle in Port Alberni
Port Alberni is a community that cherishes its pristine natural environment. Improperly discarded waste can negatively impact the environment we love ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on April 14, 2021
Top 5 Spots for Sweets This Easter Long Weekend in Port Alberni
Spring is here and as we head into Easter Long Weekend, surely the thought of sweets has crossed your mind. Leave behind the generic store-bought ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on April 1, 2021
Transportation in the Port Alberni
A perk of living in the Alberni Valley is the ease and convenience of getting around town. Unlike city life where you will find yourself spending ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on March 19, 2021
Port Alberni - Affordable Retirement Community
The City of Port Alberni, and the Alberni Valley, offer some of the most affordable real estate and living costs on Vancouver Island. The ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on March 2, 2021
Grocery Stores in the Alberni Valley
In the Alberni Valley, you will find many convenient grocery stores located in whichever neighborhood you live in. There is no shortage of amazing ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on February 17, 2021
Outdoor Recreation in Port Alberni
There are usually two reasons why people decide to move to the Alberni Valley. The first is the affordable real estate in Port Alberni. The second is ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on February 5, 2021
Port Alberni’s Coombs Country Candy
Whilst driving down the hump (the name that locals use for the mountain pass) heading down into to the beautiful Alberni Valley, you will come across ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on January 29, 2021
Welcome to South Alberni
The best articles are usually the result of a need. While sitting down with a client today it was brought to my attention that there is a real need ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on January 15, 2021
Eat at Alberni's Steam Punk Cafe
As the summer turns to autumn here in the Alberni Valley, we reach for our snuggly blankets and warm socks. It is the perfect time of year for a ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on January 8, 2021
Showcasing China Creek Campground
China Creek Campground is one of the most stunning places in the Alberni Valley, a place that even some locals are only vaguely aware of. Personally ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on January 1, 2021
Taking a Closer Look at Old South Alberni
Yesterday on Facebook we were asked for our opinion about the old part of South Alberni around Kingsway Avenue. I love the question because the ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on December 30, 2020
Real Estate Trends in Port Alberni
The real estate market in Port Alberni and surrounding areas, is undergoing a transformation, and prices are on an upward trajectory currently....
Posted by Chris Fenton on December 18, 2020
How the 15% Property Transfer Tax on Foreign Nationals Affects Port Alberni
It seems that everywhere I turn these days someone is asking my opinion about how the new 15% property transfer tax on foreign nationals, ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on December 11, 2020
Why You’ll Love Living in Port Alberni
Do You Belong in Port Alberni?
Living in Port Alberni is not for everyone. But, if you’re the type of person who belongs here, you’ll ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on November 28, 2020
What Do Real Estate Regulation Changes Mean for Port Alberni
Today BC Premiere Christy Clark announced that the government is going to end self-regulation in the real estate industry. The government is going to ...
Posted by Chris Fenton on November 27, 2020