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Whether you’re buying or selling a home (or both), your success hinges upon the expert advice and services provided by your real estate agent.

Diana is committed to providing her clients with professional services based on her experience, knowledge and skills.

She has filled this website with tips and resources to help you quickly understand what you need to know — and how she delivers the services designed to meet your needs.

If you’re selling click here to learn more about the process and how to ensure your property sells quickly and for the highest price possible.

If you’re buying click here to discover how to find your next dream home and get it, without overpaying.

Diana is the real estate agent that specializes in your local market – and has the reputation for putting you, the client, first. Any time you want information on the market or are ready to buy or sell a property – contact Diana. There’s no obligation.

Diana is looking forward to learning more about your needs and goals.

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Don’t Forget Home Insurance

When you’re buying or selling a home, there are so many details to look after that it’s easy to miss something. One thing you don’t want to forget is insurance. Once your property has sold, you’ll need to contact your insurance company to let them know the date that ownership of ...

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What to Look For, Room by Room

When viewing a home for sale, many buyers look at the property from a “macro” perspective. They ask themselves questions like: “Is it large enough?”; “Are there enough bedrooms?”; “Is it in a nice community?” While those questions are important, it also pays to consider a potential new home from ...

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How to Buy the Right Home, Quickly

You’re in a rush. You have just three weeks to find and buy the right home. Whoa! How are you going to make that happen?Don’t stress. Here are some tips that will help: • Get a pre-approved mortgage. With this document, you’ll know exactly what you can afford. A seller will ...

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Staging the Three Most Important Rooms

When your home is shown to potential buyers, every room is important. However, there are three types of rooms that buyers tend to pay particular attention to: kitchens, bathrooms, and bedrooms. How do you make these rooms look great? Use these staging tips from professionals. In the kitchen, make sure the stove, ...

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Wall cladding is the material or component of the wall assembly that forms the outer surface of the wall.

It’s the first line of protection from the exterior environment (sun, wind, rain, and temperature) and an important part of a building’s appearance. Check out this video with a checklist of common cladding maintenance items as well as action plan tips. Please contact Diana Dickey 604.618.7060 for the full report ...

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Learn to identify what type of paint and coating protection is on your home, and when and how to maintain it.

Have you ever noticed how a building shows its age? A new building looks clean, the exterior isn’t faded, the wood trim is in perfect shape, metal parts are not rusted or scratched, and it even smells new. As the new appearance disappears, so does the protection provided by paints, ...

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Failing to maintain or replace aged or degraded sealants can cause damage to the building envelope and will lessen its durability

A relatively small investment in maintaining the sealant – and replacing it, when necessary – will help prevent damage to the building envelope including to the wall itself and the building’s structure. Please contact Diana for the full report from BC Housing ...

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Windows and exterior doors deteriorate over time due to age, usage, wear and tear, plus exposure to the weather.

A relatively small investment in maintenance will extend their lifespan as well as reduce heat loss and energy consumption. This bulletin presents information on inspection and maintenance to ensure good long-term performance of windows and exterior doors. Contact Diana for the full report from BC Housing! ...

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Buying a Home that Needs Some Work

When you’re shopping for a new home, you probably want the property to be as “move in ready” as possible. That way, you can… well… just move in! However, there are a lot of fantastic properties on the market that need some work. For example, you might see a home ...

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Feeling Cool about Selling in November or December?

If you need to sell your home in the next month or two, you might be worried. After all, aren’t spring and summer the ideal seasons to list your property? If you list in November or December, you might have difficulties attracting buyers and getting the best price for your ...

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