Real Estate Blog for Buyers & Sellers

  • March 27, 2017
  • Melissa Berrigan

7 digital tools that will help make house hunting a breeze

Online tools and apps for the tech savvy house hunter   There is no way to sugar coat it. Buying a home can be a daunting task. With so much to...

  • March 13, 2017
  • Melissa Berrigan

What you need to know about relocating to the Comox Valley

Top 4 things you should know about living in the Comox Valley   The Comox Valley is a wonderful place to call home. Beyond the natural beauty, ...

  • February 28, 2017
  • Melissa Berrigan

Four things to consider before pricing your home

How to determine the fair value of your home before you list   There's a lot to consider when putting your home up for sale, and determining it...

  • January 23, 2017
  • Melissa Berrigan

Best renovations for improving your home’s value

Image credit: Naomi Hébert   Where (and if) it pays to do home improvements   Okay, so you’ve decided that this is t...

  • December 1, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Top 10 questions asked by home sellers

You have queries? I have answers!   With supply at a low and demand as strong as ever in the Comox Valley, I’ve been getting a lot of q...

  • November 1, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Vancouver Island remains a seller’s market

And the Comox Valley real estate market reflects Island trends   Does it seem like there are more and more SOLD signs in the paper, on lawns ...

  • October 15, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Qualifying for a new mortgage? Improve your credit!

First mortgage or fifth, boosting your credit rating is always a good thing   Whether you are a first-time home buyer or renewing for the la...

  • October 4, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

The best restaurants in the Comox Valley

Welcome to the Valley – I hope you brought your appetite!   Okay, so if home is where the heart is, and the way to a person’s heart...

  • September 26, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Schools and kids’ programs in the Comox Valley

Keeping your children busy and happy in your new community!   Moving to a new community always presents some challenges, and when you have chil...

  • August 10, 2016
  • Melissa Berrigan

Have You Seen My New Website?

I’m excited to announce the launch of my new website, MelissaBerrigan.ca! Not only is it more beautiful than ever, it helps showcase the many ...