What to think about before becoming a Landlord

What to think about before becoming a Landlord

We’ve all been there — you meet someone who does a less-than-stellar job, and you think, “I could do this better than you.” If you’ve ever rented a home, it’s likely you’ve thought that once or twice about your own landlord. But is it really that simple? If you think...
Move out Inspections- What landlords and tenants need to know

Move out Inspections- What landlords and tenants need to know

No matter how much fun you try to make it, moving out is a stressful experience. The purging. The packing. The U-Haul rental. The most important part, however, happens once the space is empty, and all the boxes have been removed.   This is a move-out inspection....
What makes us different

What makes us different

Pemberton Holmes is a family company first and foremost operating on Vancouver Island  since 1887. Our services have generally been real estate focused, however, in the early 2000s, Property Management became an official division. Property management is a service...
Esquimalt: Neighbourhood Guide

Esquimalt: Neighbourhood Guide

Located less than 10 minutes from Downtown Victoria, with easy access over Victoria’s recently completed Johnson Street Bridge, the neighbourhood of Esquimalt offers a unique blend of history, nature, and convenience. Esquimalt offers a distinctive combination of...
What you need to know about Landlord Insurance!

What you need to know about Landlord Insurance!

If you’re wondering if you need to purchase Landlord Insurance or if you can stick with your current policy, the answer is simple; a standard home insurance policy won’t cover rental activities. There are some cases where you may be able to keep your current insurance...