Blog by Bettina Reid

Carmen highly recommends Xhale Beauty Lounge

January 21st, 2011
‎(Carmen) I love Cloverdale! Getting ready for kiosk today I realized I needed a brow wax asap. If you're like me and have crazy old man brows, you know what it's like trying to find someone that listens to what you need and executes perfectly. I called, got in within moments and Wendy fixed me up! I'll be going back for sure!

Registration for full day kindergarten began this week

January 21st, 2011
Cloverdale residents- Registration for full day Kindergarten began this week. Starting in September all schools in Surrey will have full day kindergarten. If your children turn 5 before January 1st 2012 then they are eligible to start school in September. In order to register, parents need to bring their child's birth certifcate, parents identification (birth certificate, passport or permanen ...

85 18701 66th Avenue, Surrey, BC

January 21st, 2011

I just finished uploading this Townhouse for sale, 85 18701 66th Avenue, Surrey, BC

The Encore. Not your typical town home. This unique design features 3 bdrms & 3 baths with convenient powder room on main, handy deck off kitchen for barbecue & large (216 sq.ft.) storage rm in basement waiting your ideas to finish. Main floor also boasts formal living rm with cozy fireplace, dining room & fami ...

71 18701 66TH Ave, Cloverdale, British Columbia

January 21st, 2011

I just finished uploading this Townhouse for sale, 71 18701 66TH Ave, Cloverdale, British Columbia

This CLEAN and well maintained 2 BR + DEN unit in ENCORE at Hillcrest is a must see and could be your next home. Located close to the new shopping/strip mall, elementary/high school, bus stops, restaurants and banks and the unit itself i s located at an awesome location within the complex with a ...

Preparing your home for sale

January 19th, 2011
I just read a great article on preparing your home for sale. It is that time of year again when the holidays are over and the children are back in school when people start to consider listing their home for sale in time for the spring market. Everyone looking to sell always wants to know what they should do to get their home ready. The #1 improvement that is recommended is "cleaning and de-cl ...

Excellent service from Jan's Precision Auto Body and Glass

January 18th, 2011
(Bettina)Just picked up our van from Jan's Precision Auto Body and Glass in Langley and we are very impressed with their service. On New Year's Eve I was in a car accident, where a woman turned left in front of me...causing a bit of damge to the front end of my vehicle. Jan's Precision Auto Body and Glass were recommended to us by our regular mechanic- Paul from B&B Tireland. They are also co ...

New Mortgage rules for Canadians

January 17th, 2011

As of March 18th new mortgage rules will be in place making it a little bit harder for 1st time buyers. The biggest change in the new mortgage rules is the maximum amortizations dropping from 35 yrs to 30yrs. Realistically this should only add approx. $100/month, but that $100 may be what prices people out of a new home.  We are happy to see that the gov't didn't increase the minimum downpaym ...

Valentine's at the Dublin Crossing

January 11th, 2011
Valentine's Night at Dublin Crossing from 6pm - 9pm offering a romantic Aphrodisiac dinner, perfectly paired with wine from their cellars and works from renowned artist Leanne Laine and upcoming artist Jenn Williamson. Limited seating available so call 604 575-5480 for reservations!