Welcome Spring Equinox


In 2020, The spring equinox (also called the March Equinox or vernal equinox) falls next Thursday, March 19th, which is earlier than it's been for over a century! This event marks the astronomical first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere.


Crocus field in spring


For much of the last century, the spring equinox has occurred on March 20 or 21. This year, however, the equinox happens on the 19th, making it the earliest spring we'll have seen in our lives (so far).  The last time spring arrived this early was in 1896 - a whopping 124 years ago.


Daffodils in field


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Problem: If you store your photos and videos on your computer or 'the cloud' then you know the risks that come with it: Computer crashes, viruses, and power surges that could wipe out 1,000's of your digital memories in seconds.


Solution: The PhotoStick



The PhotoStick is a clever new device designed to protect your photo and video memories and be super easy to use.  It's one of the most in-demand gadgets in 2020, selling over 1,000 units per day.


Using the PhotoStick is easy, just connect this small thumb-sized drive to your PC or Mac, press 'Go' and it will automatically sync your pictures and videos onto the stick. It even finds and removes duplicates so you don't spend hours deleting them manually.



No technical knowledge or computer expertise is required and all your photos are stored safely offline where only you have access to them.  The PhotoStick is perfect for anyone who wants to safeguard their digital memories and doesn't trust 'the cloud'. 

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Once again we have found 3 nice properties in Richmond, one in each category, condo, townhouse and detached house.



The condo this week is a 19+ age limit unit in Park Towers. This fine home features 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms over 1,024 square feet of living space. In a great location within Richmond's downtown core. Fresh on the market at $398,000.



This week we are featuring a totally updated 2 level townhome in the Saunders area.



This unit features 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms over 1,279 square feet of living space. Updates include a gourmet kitchen, new flooring, upgraded bathrooms and more. A nice value at $599,000.



Our detached house is a 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom home in the Hamilton area. It's only 14 years old and boasts some very nice upgrades. 



The home features granite countertops, updated bathrooms and outdoor wooden deck.  This 2,066 square foot home is new to the market, asking $998,000.

Contact me anytime for more information about these fine home or for a list of the 'best values' that would fit your criteria.

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As the world crumbles around us, we can all take comfort in pizza.


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If you, like 99% of people like pizza then you've got to know about the pizza box pizza from Vinnie's Pizzeria.  It is exactly what it sounds like. It's a pizza box made out of pizza and inside the 'box' there is, you guessed it, a pizza.

One of the owners created this contraption a few years ago when he noticed that customers would order a pizza to go, eat in the restaurant, and then clog up the trash can with the paper pizza boxes.


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First, the base or bottom of the box is made. It's a Sicilian dough slathered in a zesty marinara sauce. Then comes parmesan, mozzarella, and oregano.

Next is the pizza that's packed into the box.  It's a classic pepperoni pizza. Last the lid. There's no sauce on this one because it's basically a giant garlic bread that's closed over the pizza. (And yes, it fits into a paper pizza box. It's a glorious thing!

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Once again, Delta is demonstrating many great real estate values. Some of the best choices are:



This beautifully updated 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom Condo in the Annievelle area with over 1,150 square feet of living space, in a worry-free concrete high-rise with newer elevators, roof, boiler and plumbing. Great amenities. Fresh on the market at $400,000.



This weeks townhouse features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms spread out over 1,329 square feet, again in Annieville. Perfect for a young family with loads of updates. Pet-friendly and family-oriented. This one won't last. Asking $520,000.



And finally our detached house this week is in the Nordel area of North Delta. It's a 2,556 square foot rancher with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and a full walkout basement. Large 9,360 square foot lot with 2 car garage and room for an RV. Asking $848,000.



Please contact me anytime for more information on any of these properties and for a list of the better valued of homes that fit your criteria.


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