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The push is on to find, attract and promote the best to work and live in beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Visit www.workbc.ca to get the details.
Prince George BC is a great city in which to work, learn, raise a family and retire. We are minutes to lakes and mountains and only a 50 minute plan flight to Vancouver BC.
For real estate, news, local information about Prince George visit my website www.DeanBirks.com .
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A massive light industrial development is in the works for land west of the Prince George
Airport.
Henry Rempel, a businessman based in New Westminster who owns apartment buildings and
townhouses in Prince George, is heading an effort to assemble 900 hectares in the area and has
hired L&M Engineering of Prince George to guide the venture over the bureaucratic hurdles.
The idea is to provide locations for the business spin offs expected to emerge once the Prince
Rupert container terminal, the airport runway extension and the CN Rail transload operation and
intermodal rail terminal are completed.
The venture will provide a major boost to the city's economy if it goes ahead, said Prince George
Chamber of Commerce president Garth Frizzell, particularly combined with the three other
projects.
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Here is some great mortgage information that a local mortgage broker wrote. Cheers Dean Birks.

Mortgage Matters: The Basics
By Bob Quinlan
Sunday, April 29, 2007 03:49 AM

Welcome to the world of understanding mortgages according to Bob Quinlan. 
For the benefit of those who may just be beginning to look for their first home and for even those who haven’t purchased in many years, let’s start with the basics. 
Most of us think of only banks being the lender but in the modern world and with the help of the internet the lending institutions now include not only chartered banks, but credit unions, investment institutions, brokerage “A” lenders, “B” or sub-prime lenders, both on the branch or street level and through brokerage lending. Private or equity lenders are available through the branch or street level as well as through brokers. These are your options…legally. 
The other ones, you know…da “wize gize” have their...

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Single women are diving into home market

Although traditionally considered less inclined to buy homes than other demographics, single women of all ages are continuing to knock down barriers by purchasing real estate and tackling home repairs in droves.

According to the new Royal LePage Female Buyers Report, 30 per cent of single, never-before married women own their own home. For divorced or separated women that proportion is 45 per cent, and for widowed women it's 64 per cent.

Poll results found that of the single, never-before married women who are not yet homeowners, 31 per cent say they will potentially purchase their next home within three years. More than half (56%) of women who intend to purchase in the next three years are shopping for a property in the $150,000 to $350,000 price range, while 10 per cent have slightly fatter pocket books and are looking for a property priced above $350,000.

Women today are earning higher salaries than ever before, and are much more financially...

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