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FIRST LOOK: WHISTLER'S PANGEA POD HOTEL

(March 28, 2018)

Guest Blogger: Feet Banks


If you thought buying your Whistler dream home took a lot of paperwork, check this out – 
Before they could even get started building Whistler’s new Pangea Pod Hotel, Russell and Jelena Kling needed to get 450 different real estate deals done, requiring over 1100 separate signatures.


Located on the Skiers Approach section of the Village Stroll in the original Whistler Village... read more.

RESOLUTIONS FOR A NEW YEAR AND THANK YOU FOR VOTING ME "WHISTLER'S BEST REALTOR"

(December 31, 2017)




I hope everyone had a fun and safe holiday season and that you were able to enjoy some of that fresh snow that fell to close out 2017.

As the new year kicks off I want to first thank everyone who voted in the annual Pique Newsmagazine “Best of Whistler” poll. I’m very honoured to have been selected “Whistler’s Best Realtor” for the second year in a row. I always strive to be the best for my clients... read more.

WHISTLER NEIGHBOURHOODS - NICKLAUS NORTH

(September 16, 2017)

Float plane at the ready. Photo Courtesy of:  Tourism Whistler


Many of us first came to the Whistler area because of the snow-covered mountains and all that crisp winter fun. But with each passing year the joys of summer begin to take ahold — the lakes, the patios, the lush forest bike rides.

So with summer winding down and the crisp mornings of autumn starting to appear, now is the time to squeeze i... read more.

WHISTLER NEIGHBOURHOODS - WESTSIDE ROAD

(July 19, 2017)

This month we’re looking at one of Whistler’s most storied neighbourhoods (and one of my personal favourites), Westside Road.

The Squamish and Lil’wat First Nations roamed this valley long before there were ski hills, golf courses, a highway or a railway. Once the Europeans did start arriving in the late 1800s the only way to travel the Sea to Sky corridor was the Pemberton Trail, a thin strip of... read more.

WHISTLER NEIGHBOURHOODS - NORDIC ESTATES & CHILI THOM

(June 02, 2017)

 
Whistler's Favourite Artist - Chili Thom. Photo courtesy Mark Gribbon


Every Whistler neighbourhood is full of colourful stories but this month, we are focusing on one of Whistler’s most colourful characters and a great friend of mine — local artist Chili Thom, who passed away in November 2016 after a hard-fought battle with cancer.

A Whistler icon best known for his colourful landscape paintings of... read more.