Thomas & Wanda

"Mr. & Mrs. Fraser Valley"

How To Network Like A Pro

How To Network Like A Pro
The ability to network?-?to develop contacts and personal connections with a variety of people who might be helpful to you and your career?-?is a critical skill for any of us. Here's some tips for networking success. (journal.thriveglobal.com) > Read More
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We'd love it if you would pop in to say "HI" to us at our Open House at 20257 42 AVE in Langley.
Open House on Sunday, September 15, 2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
BROOKSWOOD! Incredible 3418 sq.ft Basement Home on 10,753 sq.ft Lot with Triple Garage! Finished Top to Bottom! Stunning "Open Plan" Great Room Plan with Gas Fireplace! Open to to Kitchen and Dining - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! Kitchen boasts Stone Accents, Granite, breakfast bar & pantry! Family Sized Dining with walk out to Covered Deck! Master Bedroom with W-I closet & 5 pce Ensuite! 3 Bedrooms UP plus "Flex" Room (could be 4th Bdrm)! Basement professionally finished offers: 2 more Bedrooms! Media Room and 2 more Recreation Areas! Super bright with Big Windows! Separate entrance and walk-out to patio! Lots of potential for "extended family" ! 2 Baths Down! Walking distance to schools, park, shopping! First time offered! Perfect for Family and Hobbyist (Triple Garage)! BE FAST! You'll LOVE IT! Don't Miss It!! OPEN SUN SEPT 15TH FROM 1 - 3 PM
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Our Favorite Bathroom Upgrades

Our Favorite Bathroom Upgrades
If you're planning a bathroom remodel, consider adding a few of these fabulous features. From radiant-heat flooring to a roomy whirlpool tub, these upgrades will require a small investment but you'll reap restful and stylish rewards. (bhg.com) > Read More
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The 25 Best State Parks in America

The 25 Best State Parks in America
Planning a getaway? Here's a great list of the 25 best state parks in America. To help us narrow down a list of the cream of the crop, we consulted locals throughout the country to give us their top picks of their favorite state parks. (thrillest.com) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 1 20118 BEACON RD in Hope.
You'll find stunning mountain views and private living here at the incredible Silver Valley Estates! This rancher home shows like new with gorgeous cabinetry, beautiful laminate flooring, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, natural gas fireplace and so much more. You'll enjoy the spacious 2 bdrm plus den open layout. Relax or entertain on your private patio with BBQ hook-up, and additional sundeck. This gated community with RV parking is an absolute gem! You'll love it here! !
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How to Clean Velvet Furniture

How to Clean Velvet Furniture
Choosing velvet furniture is choosing to make a bold style statement in your space. But velvet's commanding presence also means that any discoloration or stains are that much more visible. > Read More
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Smartened-Up Home Office Redo

Smartened-Up Home Office Redo
Home offices, like their occupants, thrive on order. When Coleen and Randy Gallagher moved into their 1987 Federal-style brick home, in Oakton, Virginia, they were pleased it had a ready-made home office. (www.thisoldhouse.com) > Read More
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Save money with compost

Save money with compost
Compost gardening involves two things that you may or may not already be doing. As the name suggests, compost your left-over foods and produce scraps, and then grow your own garden. After all, what's more organic and local that that?! (sheknows.com) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 7 9163 FLEETWOOD WAY in Surrey.
THE FOUNTAINS! This is a TRULY AWESOME home! DUPLEX-Style with Driveway for 2 cars! This home is meticulously cared for! Over $70k in upgrades over the years! Stunning Top-of-the-line MAPLE Kitchen! Granite counters! 3/4" oak hardwood on main! Newer furnace! Air conditioning on main! Upgraded Ensuite! Incredible Layout with Master on Main with a luxurious Ensuite! Plus Formal Living and Dining Rooms! 2 Bedrooms Up - one used as a great family room! THE LIST of upgrades goes on! This is also one of the BEST locations with a fabulous private yard and patio with gas BBQ hook up! Situated in an adult-oriented (19+) pet friendly, gated complex! DON'T HESITATE - you will LOVE IT!!
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The ABC's Of House Flipping

The ABC's Of House Flipping
While house flipping can be very lucrative, you can lose everything with one bad decision. It's important to approach this profession with caution and educate yourself as much as possible. (DreamCasa) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 8678 141 ST in Surrey.
Quality built, pampered 3900 sq.ft. 2ST+BSMT home in prime Brookside has 7BR+den/office. Entertain in the spacious living & dining room w/ all new carpet. Bring out your inner-chef as you prepare meals in the updated kitchen w/ newer cupboards, countertops, SS fridge,stove, microwave/hood fan combo & a pantry for all your cooking needs. Upstairs feature skylights, bright games rm, 5 large BR including a MBDRM w/ a large walk-in closet, vanity & ensuite bath. The 2BR, 1285 sq.ft. BSMT boasts newer kitchen with tons of counter space. Relax in the private sitting area of the spacious, landscaped, F/F backyard backing on a greenbelt. Bonus 6 yr old roof & 1yr. H//W tank. Located in a quiet neighbourhood near Brookside Elem, mins to public transit, Bear Creek Park, shopping & other amenities.
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We'd love it if you would pop in to say "HI" to us at our Open House at 20257 42 AVE in Langley.
Open House on Saturday, July 13, 2019 2:00PM - 4:00PM
BROOKSWOOD! Incredible 3418 sq.ft Basement Home on 10,753 sq.ft Lot with Triple Garage! Finished Top to Bottom! Stunning "Open Plan" Great Room Plan with Gas Fireplace! Open to to Kitchen and Dining - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! Kitchen boasts Stone Accents, Granite, breakfast bar & pantry! Family Sized Dining with walk out to Covered Deck! Master Bedroom with W-I closet & 5 pce Ensuite! 3 Bedrooms UP plus "Flex" Room (could be 4th Bdrm)! Basement professionally finished offers: 2 more Bedrooms! Media Room and 2 more Recreation Areas! Super bright with Big Windows! Separate entrance and walk-out to patio! Lots of potential for "extended family" ! 2 Baths Down! Walking distance to schools, park, shopping! First time offered! Perfect for Family and Hobbyist (Triple Garage)! BE FAST! You'll LOVE IT! OPEN HOUSE: SATURDAY, JULY 13TH from 2 - 4 PM! Don't Miss It!!
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6 Tips for Redecorating Without Buying New Stuff

6 Tips for Redecorating Without Buying New Stuff
You ever look around your living room and wish that you could afford to redo the whole thing? You may have loved your home's décor when you first bought it, but now it's looking a little old and tired. Some of the pieces are still great, but you're still bored with seeing them in the same way every day. (HouseTipster) > Read More
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 7 9163 FLEETWOOD WAY in Surrey.
THE FOUNTAINS! This is a TRULY AWESOME home! DUPLEX-Style with Driveway for 2 cars! This home is meticulously cared for! Over $70k in upgrades over the years! Stunning Top-of-the-line MAPLE Kitchen! Granite counters! 3/4" oak hardwood on main! Newer furnace! Air conditioning on main! Upgraded Ensuite! Incredible Layout with Master on Main with a luxurious Ensuite! Plus Formal Living and Dining Rooms! 2 Bedrooms Up - one used as a great family room! THE LIST of upgrades goes on! This is also one of the BEST locations with a fabulous private yard and patio with gas BBQ hook up! Situated in an adult-oriented (19+) pet friendly, gated complex! DON'T HESITATE - you will LOVE IT!!
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 102 19130 FORD RD in Pitt Meadows.
Welcome to BEACON SQUARE! This ground floor corner home is located in the heart of Pitt Meadows and offers incredible "OPEN PLAN" living! The Living/Dining Room boast huge windows letting in lots of natural light! The spacious kitchen offers updated stainless steel appliances and lots of cupboards and counter space! There's also room for a cabinet or nook! Spacious Master Bedroom with walk-in closet and ensuite with separate shower and a soaker tub! The second bedroom is a good size too! There's a second full bathroom plus in-suite laundry which accommodates a side-by-side washer& dryer! Comes with 1 underground parking, storage locker and bike storage! Strata includes gas & hot water! Don't Miss this home! Be sure this is on your LIST!!
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Live the Dream: 7 Sneaky Ways to Make Your Bedroom Look Expensive

Live the Dream: 7 Sneaky Ways to Make Your Bedroom Look Expensive
Tricking out your bedroom space doesn't have to break the bank. Realtor.com consulted with the nation's best design experts to uncover their top-secret tricks for creating a plush-looking bedroom without draining your wallet. Heed these tips, and then sit back and relax in your new luxe space. > Read More
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5 Studio Apartment Layouts to Try That Just Work

5 Studio Apartment Layouts to Try That Just Work
Arranging your furniture is hard enough when all the furniture you own isn't jammed into a single room. But here you are, in your itty bitty one room apartment, generously called a "studio", and all that stuff has to go somewhere. (apartmenttherapy.com) > Read More
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Moving? What NOT To Pack

Moving? What NOT To Pack
Moving is regarded as one of the most stressful tasks a person can experience. That's quite the departure from the euphoric buzz that's now wearing off. However, like anything life, there exists a duality; nothing is all peaches and cream. (DreamCasa) > Read More
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 11712 72 AVE in Delta.
Land Assembly Potential - Builders and Investors alert. Zoning for townhouse site in heart of North Delta. Very good location on bus route, shopping, schools and all other amenities walking distance away. Popular new high-end townhouse area. Home is good "holding" property.
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Sorry, But These Home Improvements Just Don't Pay Off

Sorry, But These Home Improvements Just Don't Pay Off
If you plan on selling within five months, or even five years, a renovation is usually planned with extra consideration for resale value. Though there are certain updates that will always be a worthy investment with wide appeal (read: hardwood floors), some projects aren't worth the trouble if your goal is to maximize your home's value. (apartmenttherapy.com) > Read More
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We'd love it if you would pop in to say "HI" to us at our Open House at 20257 42 AVE in Langley.
Open House on Sunday, June 9, 2019 2:00PM - 4:00PM Don't Miss It!!
BROOKSWOOD! Incredible 3418 sq.ft Basement Home on 10,753 sq.ft Lot with Triple Garage! Finished Top to Bottom! Stunning "Open Plan" Great Room Plan with Gas Fireplace! Open to to Kitchen and Dining - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! Kitchen boasts Stone Accents, Granite, breakfast bar & pantry! Family Sized Dining with walk out to Covered Deck! Master Bedroom with W-I closet & 5 pce Ensuite! 3 Bedrooms UP plus "Flex" Room (could be 4th Bdrm)! Basement professionally finished offers: 2 more Bedrooms! Media Room and 2 more Recreation Areas! Super bright with Big Windows! Separate entrance and walk-out to patio! Lots of potential for "extended family" ! 2 Baths Down! Walking distance to schools, park, shopping! First time offered! Perfect for Family and Hobbyist (Triple Garage)! BE FAST! You'll LOVE IT! OPEN HOUSE: SUNDAY, JUNE 9th from 2 - 4 PM! Don't Miss It!!
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 20257 42 AVE in Langley.
BROOKSWOOD! Incredible 3418 sq.ft Basement Home on 10,753 sq.ft Lot with Triple Garage! Finished Top to Bottom! Stunning "Open Plan" Great Room Plan with Gas Fireplace! Open to to Kitchen and Dining - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! Kitchen boasts Stone Accents, Granite, breakfast bar & pantry! Family Sized Dining with walk out to Covered Deck! Master Bedroom with W-I closet & 5 pce Ensuite! 3 Bedrooms UP plus "Flex" Room (could be 4th Bdrm)! Basement professionally finished offers: 2 more Bedrooms! Media Room and 2 more Recreation Areas! Super bright with Big Windows! Separate entrance and walk-out to patio! Lots of potential for "extended family" ! 2 Baths Down! Walking distance to schools, park, shopping! First time offered! Perfect for Family and Hobbyist (Triple Garage)! BE FAST! You'll LOVE IT!
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7 Exterior Home Improvements That Can Increase Resale Value

7 Exterior Home Improvements That Can Increase Resale Value
Curb appeal is everything when it comes to selling your home, and that means your home's exterior needs to be in optimal condition.So, we've laid out seven exterior home improvements that can increase resale value and help sell your home even faster. Check out the list and info-graphic. (Lawn Starter) > Read More
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