Winter in Victoria BC

Winter in Victoria BC

Winter in Victoria BC is fast approaching. That means two things for people in the Victoria area: lower temperatures and lots of rain. While we certainly don’t get as much rainfall as our fellow Vancouver-based British Columbians, we still receive quite a bit. We also need to brace ourselves for the temperatures to dip and …

Victoria Speculation Tax

Speculation Tax British Columbia

On November 27, 2018, the Speculation and Vacancy Tax Act received Royal assent and became law within British Columbia [1]. Since this act did not negatively impact 99% of British Columbians, it’s easy to miss its overall impact and what it means for people both buying and selling in the Victoria area. If you are …

Talon Thompson Realtor

Welcome to my site

I am happy to announce my career as a Real Estate Agent with Pemberton Holmes, here in gorgeous Victoria.  I come from a background of 10 plus years as a mortgage underwriter, 12 plus years as a Web Analyst/ Web Marketer and 7 years creator and owner of a successful gym-wear company. With my extensive …

James Bay Victoria

James Bay Victoria

One of my favourite long walks starts at James Bay’s Fisherman’s Wharf which is full of colourful float homes that sometimes come up for sale. Can you imagine living right there on the water with views to downtown and the beautiful now ‘blue’ bridge? Fisherman’s Wharf is also  home to tons of great food choices. There are options for …