Thomas & Wanda

"Mr. & Mrs. Fraser Valley"

We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 108 20239 MICHAUD CRES in Langley.
CITY GRANDE! Be Fast on this one! This GROUND floor unit is a MUST ! Super private WEST backing location! Fantastic patio with lovely privacy cedars! Awesome Open Plan living with bedrooms on opposite ends for added privacy! 9 foot ceilings! Laminate floors & brand new carpets! Kitchen boasts lovely backsplash & tile floor! The dining room area is open to the Kitchen & Living Room - making it PERFECT for entertaining! The LIving Room features a lovely corner gas fireplace and a walk-out to your private patio! The Spacoius Master Retreat has brand new carpeting - a walk-in closet and a 3 pce ensuite! Ground Floor units are a RARELY available! WOW! PRIME location - Walk to shopping, library, parks, community centre & future Sky-train! You will LOVE IT! .
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7 Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Cold Weather

7 Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Cold Weather
As cold weather approaches, there are several things you can do around the house to make sure you and your family stay warm and safe all winter. These seven steps can ensure your house will be in top shape for whatever winter brings. (libertymutual.com) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 16110 90 AVE in Surrey.
BE SURE THIS HOME IS ON YOUR LIST!! EXECUTIVE 4288 sf home on 6028 sq.ft south backing lot! 8 BEDROOMS! 6 BATHS! FORMAL Living/Dining on Main - perfect for Entertaining! Living Room features high ceilings, picture window & fireplace! Kitchen boasts granite, island & lovely cabinetry plus a separate SPICE/WOK Kitchen! Walk-out to oversized Deck overlooking the fenced yard! Spacious Family Room with Gas Fireplace plus BONUS Bedroom/Office on MAIN! UP boasts 4 Bedrooms and 3 Full Baths! Spacious Master with Luxurious Ensuite & "HIS" & "HER" Walk-in Closets! BASEMENT professionally finished by Builder! 1 + DEN om Suite plus a second 1 BEDROOM Suite! Separate Entrance! This is a MUST SEE! You will LOVE IT!
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5 Home Improvement Projects That Build Equity

5 Home Improvement Projects That Build Equity
How do you build equity in a home while simultaneously enhancing your everyday life? By making home improvements that add value to your property. Not only will improving a home allow you to build equity quickly and efficiently, but it will also make your life more comfortable on a daily basis. (moving.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 2503 400 CAPILANO RD in Port Moody.
Open House on Sunday, September 20, 2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM
*BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST** Truly a MUST SEE - You will LOVE this SUB-Penthouse! 1293 SF 2 Bed 2 Bath CORNER suite in ARIA 2! It's an absolutely stunning condo boasting SPECTACULAR panoramic SW Views of Burrard Inlet & Burnaby Mtn! This is a Dream Home in a Dream location! Open Plan Great Room Design - making it perfect for Entertaining! Fabulous Chef's Kitchen boasts Huge Island/Breakfast Nook! Spacious Dining Area with room for family & friends! The Great Room boasts lovely Fireplace & floor-to-ceiling glass to compliment the dramatic scenery! W-O-W! Dreamy Views from the Master Retreat! 2nd Bdrm features a W/O to a private balcony! Situate in PRIME Suterbrook building with State of the art amenities incl full scale gym! Pool, Steam Room, Party Room, Theatre & more! In the heart of the village- steps to the new Evergreen Line! 2 PETS ALLOWED! Don't Wait! You'll LOVE IT! BOOK your showing today! You will LOVE IT! Don't forget to BOOK your Appointment Time for SUNDAY SEPT 20 from 2 - 4.
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 31 8355 DELSOM WAY in Delta.
BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST! Fantastic END UNIT in SPYGLASS. 4 Bedrooms! 4 Baths! 2055 SQ! Spacious Open Concept Living/Dining Room - making it perfect for entertaining! Stunning laminate floors throughout MAIN floor - including stairs! Kitchen features lovely granite counters and breakfast bar! Also an eat-in Nook with walk-out to an oversized balcony! Spacious Family Room (or Flex space)! Spacious Master with luxurious 5 pce ensuite with walk-in closet! 2 more bedrooms up! The basement has been professionally finished with a 4th Bedroom plus 3 pce bath and storage room (under stairs)! BONUS double (side by side) garage PLUS 2 extra spaces in the Driveway! Situated in Polygon's prime complex with state of the art amenities! Don't Wait - you will LOVE IT!
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How to Pack Two Weeks' Worth of Winter Clothes in One Suitcase

How to Pack Two Weeks' Worth of Winter Clothes in One Suitcase
Packing can be a challenge this time of year. Whether you're traveling thanks to a hiatus from work or school, or to see family during the holidays, you need to stay warm without wearing the same outfit every day. Check out these tried-and-true tips to ensure that your winter packing will be a breeze from here on out. (www.whowhatwear.com) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 21081 80 AVE in Langley.
END UNIT! ROW HOME! NO STRATA FEE! 2225 sqft hom! 4 bedrooms! 4 bathrooms! Features a Gourmet Kitchen with Stunning cabinetry & an oversized Island with quartz counters! GREAT ROOM design - open to Kitchen - making it PERFECT for entertaining! BONUS Main Floor Den/Office! Laminate on main! UPSTAIRS boasts a good size Master with with walk-in closet plus luxurious Ensuite! 2 more bedrooms & Laundry up! The Basement is fully finished with a Bedroom, Hobby Area & Games/Recreation Room! Separate Entrance! Parking for 3 Cars in the back - plus a patio area! Don't Miss this GREAT home! QUICK Possession is possible! Walking distance to everything - schools, hiking trails, shops! YOU WILL LOVE IT!! BE FAST - It will not Last!!
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These Are the Best Moving Boxes for Every Type of Move

These Are the Best Moving Boxes for Every Type of Move
Moving from one home to another is never easy. Plus, the added stress of worrying your things might be damaged the during transition-or the fear of losing things in a storage abyss-only makes the process that much more of a dreaded activity. (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 108 20239 MICHAUD CRES in Langley.
Open House on Saturday, September 12, 2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM
CITY GRANDE! Be Fast on this one! This GROUND floor unit is a MUST ! Super private WEST backing location! Fantastic patio with lovely privacy cedars! Awesome Open Plan living with bedrooms on opposite ends for added privacy! 9 foot ceilings! Laminate floors & brand new carpets! Kitchen boasts lovely backsplash & tile floor! The dining room area is open to the Kitchen & Living Room - making it PERFECT for entertaining! The LIving Room features a lovely corner gas fireplace and a walk-out to your private patio! The Spacoius Master Retreat has brand new carpeting - a walk-in closet and a 3 pce ensuite! Ground Floor units are a RARELY available! WOW! PRIME location - Walk to shopping, library, parks, community centre & future Sky-train! You will LOVE IT! OPEN SAT. SEPT 12th by Appointment ONLY! NO WALK INS! COVID policy in place.
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We'd love it if you would pop in to say "HI" to us at our Open House at 2503 400 CAPILANO RD in Port Moody.
Open House on Sunday, September 13, 2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM
*BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST** Truly a MUST SEE - You will LOVE this SUB-Penthouse! 1293 SF 2 Bed 2 Bath CORNER suite in ARIA 2! It's an absolutely stunning condo boasting SPECTACULAR panoramic SW Views of Burrard Inlet & Burnaby Mtn! This is a Dream Home in a Dream location! Open Plan Great Room Design - making it perfect for Entertaining! Fabulous Chef's Kitchen boasts Huge Island/Breakfast Nook! Spacious Dining Area with room for family & friends! The Great Room boasts lovely Fireplace & floor-to-ceiling glass to compliment the dramatic scenery! W-O-W! Dreamy Views from the Master Retreat! 2nd Bdrm features a W/O to a private balcony! Situate in PRIME Suterbrook building with State of the art amenities incl full scale gym! Pool, Steam Room, Party Room, Theatre & more! In the heart of the village- steps to the new Evergreen Line! 2 PETS ALLOWED! Don't Wait! You'll LOVE IT! BOOK your showing today! You will LOVE IT! OPEN SUN SEPT 13 from 2 - 4 PM.. Please RESERVE your time as no WALK INS!
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 108 20239 MICHAUD CRES in Langley.
CITY GRANDE! Be Fast on this one! This GROUND floor unit is a MUST ! Super private WEST backing location! Fantastic patio with lovely privacy cedars! Awesome Open Plan living with bedrooms on opposite ends for added privacy! 9 foot ceilings! Laminate floors & brand new carpets! Kitchen boasts lovely backsplash & tile floor! The dining room area is open to the Kitchen & Living Room - making it PERFECT for entertaining! The LIving Room features a lovely corner gas fireplace and a walk-out to your private patio! The Spacoius Master Retreat has brand new carpeting - a walk-in closet and a 3 pce ensuite! Ground Floor units are a RARELY available! WOW! PRIME location - Walk to shopping, library, parks, community centre & future Sky-train! You will LOVE IT!
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We'd love it if you would pop in to say "HI" to us at our Open House at 108 20239 MICHAUD CRES in Langley.
Open House on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 11:00AM - 12:30PM
CITY GRANDE! Be Fast on this one! This GROUND floor unit is a MUST ! Super private WEST backing location! Fantastic patio with lovely privacy cedars! Awesome Open Plan living with bedrooms on opposite ends for added privacy! 9 foot ceilings! Laminate floors & brand new carpets! Kitchen boasts lovely backsplash & tile floor! The dining room area is open to the Kitchen & Living Room - making it PERFECT for entertaining! The LIving Room features a lovely corner gas fireplace and a walk-out to your private patio! The Spacoius Master Retreat has brand new carpeting - a walk-in closet and a 3 pce ensuite! Ground Floor units are a RARELY available! WOW! PRIME location - Walk to shopping, library, parks, community centre & future Sky-train! You will LOVE IT!
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How to Win a Real Estate Bidding War

How to Win a Real Estate Bidding War
If you're trying to buy a home in a seller's market, you're going to find a lot of buyers and very few desirable homes. That means you're going to face bidding wars. If you want to make a winning bid, you need to put yourself in the home seller's shoes. (dreamcasa.org) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 7956 170A ST in Surrey.
EXECUTIVE 4975 sf home on 8626 sq.ft lot! 8 Bedrooms! 6 Baths! FORMAL Living and Dining Rooms with sweeping ceilings, gorgeous picture windows and a lovely gas fireplace. The Dining is open to the Living - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! Stunning Kitchen boasts granite, spacious island & lovely cabinetry! There's a separate SPICE/WOK Kitchen! Walk-out from the Eat-in Area to the OVERSIZED Sundeck overlooking the HUGE backyard! There's a Family-Sized Family Room with Gas Fireplace! BONUS Office and a 2nd Den/Bedroom on MAIN! UPSTAIRS there's 4 Bedrooms (2 Masters) plus an Open Loft! Master with Luxurious Ensuite & Walk-in Closet! 2nd Master with Ensuite & Walk-out to Deck. Other 2 Bedrooms also have cheater Ensuite! PERFECT for large families! THE BASEMENT was professionally finished by Builder! Incredible 2 Bedroom Suite with Lovely Open Plan! 2 Baths Down! Sept. Entrance! Sep. Laundry! Extra Hobby Room for upstairs use! Situtated on incredible LOT - this is a MUST SEE! You will LOVE IT!
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8 Great DIY Home Improvement Rules

8 Great DIY Home Improvement Rules
With so much DIY expertise and experience here at The Family Handyman, our editors decided to write down their top tips for how to get the best results from your home improvement projects. (familyhandyman.com) > Read More
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 16110 90 AVE in Surrey.
BE SURE THIS HOME IS ON YOUR LIST!! EXECUTIVE 4288 sf home on 6028 sq.ft south backing lot! 8 BEDROOMS! 5 BATHS! FORMAL Living/Dining on Main - perfect for Entertaining! Living Room features high ceilings, picture window & fireplace! Kitchen boasts granite, island & lovely cabinetry plus a separate SPICE/WOK Kitchen! Walk-out to oversized Deck overlooking the fenced yard! Spacious Family Room with Gas Fireplace plus BONUS Bedroom/Office on MAIN! UP boasts 4 Bedrooms and 3 Full Baths! Spacious Master with Luxurious Ensuite & "HIS" & "HER" Walk-in Closets! BASEMENT professionally finished by Builder! 1 + DEN om Suite plus a second 1 BEDROOM Suite! Separate Entrance! This is a MUST SEE! You will LOVE IT!
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10 Things to Do the Week Before Listing a Home for Sale

10 Things to Do the Week Before Listing a Home for Sale
If your home is about to go live on the market, you're probably feeling a mix of nervousness and excitement - and possibly a bit of stress about whether you will sell quickly. Selling your home is as much as a mental exercise as it is a real estate transaction, and it's totally normal to be facing a bit of jitters. > Read More
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 21081 80 AVE in Langley.
END UNIT! ROW HOME! NO STRATA FEE! 2225 sqft hom! 4 bedrooms! 4 bathrooms! Features a gourmet kitchen with stunning cabinets & oversized Island with quartz countertops! GREAT ROOM design - open to Kitchen - making it PERFECT for entertaining! BONUS Main Floor Den/Office! UPSTAIRS boasts a good size Master with with walk-in closet plus 2 other Bedrooms! The Basement is fully finished with a Bedroom, Hobby Area & Games/Recreation Room! Separate Entrance! Parking for 3 Cars in the back - plus a patio area! Don't Miss this GREAT home! QUICK Possession is possible! Walking distance to everything! BE FAST - It will not Last!!
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9 Amazing DIY Bunk Beds

9 Amazing DIY Bunk Beds
If you have kids and a smaller (or smallish) home, you need to be thinking about bunk beds. But like any furniture, that can get pricey, fast. (www.decoratingyoursmallspace.com) > Read More
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Home Inspection: All the Ins and Outs Newbie Buyers Need to Know

Home Inspection: All the Ins and Outs Newbie Buyers Need to Know
A home inspection can be a terrifying process to newbie buyers: What if the house you adore has major problems hiding beneath that shiny new coat of paint? If you lie awake haunted by visions of mold or "foundation issues," it's time to take a deep breath. Here's everything you need to know about home inspections, and how (as scary as they might seem) they exist to protect you from a very bad deal. (realtor.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 31 8355 DELSOM WAY in Delta.
Open House on Saturday, August 22, 2020 2:00PM - 4:00PM
BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST! Fantastic END UNIT in SPYGLASS. 4 Bedrooms! 4 Baths! 2055 SQ! Spacious Open Concept Living/Dining Room - making it perfect for entertaining! Stunning laminate floors throughout MAIN floor - including stairs! Kitchen features lovely granite counters and breakfast bar! Also an eat-in Nook with walk-out to an oversized balcony! Spacious Family Room (or Flex space)! Spacious Master with luxurious 5 pce ensuite with walk-in closet! 2 more bedrooms up! The basement has been professionally finished with a 4th Bedroom plus 3 pce bath and storage room (under stairs)! BONUS double (side by side) garage PLUS 2 extra spaces in the Driveway! Situated in Polygon's prime complex with state of the art amenities! Don't Wait - you will LOVE IT!
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There's One Kind of

There's One Kind of "Clutter" It's Okay to Keep
There are so many kinds of clutter: excess items you think you might need someday, clutter you're so used to having around that you don't even notice it anymore, piles of paper you have to go through, and things you feel guilty getting rid of because someone gave them to you or you spent good money on them. (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 1 35689 GOODBRAND DR in Abbotsford.
Open House on Sunday, August 16, 2020 1:00PM - 4:00PM
**BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST** Don't Miss this ONE-OF-A- KIND 4375 sq.ft Executive Rancher with W/O Basement located in prestigious gated "WATERFORD LANDING"! This is a DREAM home for Entertaining! Stunning GREAT Room Design with majestic Fireplace & 12ft Ceilings! Wall to Wall Windows! Open to the Kitchen & Dining - making it PERFECT for Entertaining! High-End Craftmanship throughout! Stunning Kitchen with Oversized Island, Walk-in Pantry and beautiful cabinetry! Main Floor DEN (or 4th Bedroom) has oversized French Doors opening to the Great Room plus French Doors to a front Patio overlooking the Water Falls! Main Floor MASTER Master Retreat with Spa-like Ensuite with Heated Floors plus a Walk-in Closet! Bonus 3 pce. Bath on Main! Professoinally Finaihsed WALK-OUT (Daylight) Basement with 2 Private Bedrooms plus Family Room with Wet Bar, Games Area plus Escape to the MEDIA/Theatre Room! Extensive list of extras including many private Decks & Patios! OPEN SUN AUG 16th 1-4PM by APPT! You will LOVE IT!
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Check out our clients' lovely home!    We have listed a new property at 31 8355 DELSOM WAY in Delta.
BE SURE THIS IS ON YOUR LIST! Fantastic END UNIT in SUNBURY. 4 Bedrooms! 4 Baths! 2055 SQ! Spacious Open Concept Living/Dining Room - making it perfect for entertaining! Stunning laminate floors throughout MAIN floor - including stairs! Kitchen features lovely granite counters and breakfast bar! Also an eat-in Nook with walk-out to an oversized balcony! Spacious Family Room (or Flex space)! Spacious Master with luxurious 5 pce ensuite with walk-in closet! 2 more bedrooms up! The basement has been professionally finished with a 4th Bedroom plus 3 pce bath, storage room & laundry down! BONUS double (side by side) garage PLUS 2 extra spaces in the Driveway! Situated in Polygon's prime complex with state of the art amenities! Don't Wait - you will LOVE IT!
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4 Simple Mindfullness Exercises

4 Simple Mindfullness Exercises
If you've ever found yourself wandering listlessly through the workday, stuck on autopilot as countless meetings and memos demand your attention, then you may be surprised to learn of a simple, effective solution to your weary inattentiveness. (journal.thriveglobal.com) > Read More
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Low-Cost Kitchen Updates

Low-Cost Kitchen Updates
A colorful or patterned rug instantly gives your kitchen a boost of personality and comfort. Plus, a comfy rug adds warmth underfoot and a touch of homeyness to your hardworking kitchen space. (bhg.com) > Read More
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Appliance Lifespans and Costs to Replace (A Worksheet)

Appliance Lifespans and Costs to Replace (A Worksheet)
Here's a question that's easy to dismiss when you're in love with a house and eager to make an offer: How long are its appliances and systems going to last? Because if you end up spending three grand in the first year to replace broken-down appliances, you're probably going to wish you'd offered $3,000 less. (houselogic.com) > Read More
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Downsizing 101

Downsizing 101
It's exciting to know that you are soon going to be a genuine urban dweller, and that you'll be close to all of the shops and museums that you previously had to travel long distances to enjoy. The only problem is that even though you have done a good job of culling your possessions, you are worried that your new space may just seem claustrophobic. (housetipster.com) > Read More
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Arianna Huffington on Nap Rooms

Arianna Huffington on Nap Rooms
Arianna Huffington's new mission is to make sure all of us get better sleep. After stepping away from The Huffington Post late last year, the media mogul announced a new company: Thrive Global. It's mission? To combat burnout and sleep deprivation in today's culture. (architecturaldigest.com) > Read More
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 310 33318 BOURQUIN CRES E in Abbotsford.
Welcome to Nature’s Gate; one of Abbotsford’s most desirable condo complexes. This GATED COMMUNITY sits on the edge of surrounding green space lending itself to convenient nature walks and a serene, quiet setting. Located only minutes from Abbotsford's downtown and centrally located to all of Abbotsford's amenities, including Mill Lake and Seven Oaks Mall. This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is an UPPER CORNER UNIT and sits within an ideal private complex location. This end unit captures plenty of natural light with WINDOWS GALORE and 9ft ceilings. It has a large covered patio, perfectly set to entertain guests or just relax on during summer. Maintained meticulously, repainted and ready to move in!
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We are thrilled to say we have just SOLD a property at 41 7715 LUCKAKUCK PL in Chilliwack.
Your new home search stops here! Spacious ground floor 2 bedroom 2 bath townhouse in a fantastic Sardis location close to all shopping, restaurants and walking trails. Updates include new flooring, paint, kitchen, stainless steel appliances and hot water tank. Fully fenced large yard allowing 2 pets. Quiet location in complex. Low strata fees in this 1 level townhome, no stairs! . Amazing views from your outdoor patio. 2 guest suites available for extended family. You own storage room and 2 parking stalls included. Check out the floor plans and virtual tour. Call today for a viewing!
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How to Move a Dishwasher

How to Move a Dishwasher
What steps should you take? Read on to learn the best way to move a dishwasher, and keep in mind that, if it seems like something you're not sure you want to attempt, you can always call in a pro to do the job for you. (moving.com) > Read More
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DIY Sofa & Console Table Tutorial

DIY Sofa & Console Table Tutorial
Sofa tables are in and are a super nice way to create depth in a room that otherwise would just be sofas, a TV and maybe a painting on the wall. Sofa tables can cost hundreds of dollars but this tutorial shows you how to make a very nice one for $30. > Read More
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