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Here for your review is an updated member list of all Home Inspector Association BC (HIABC) home inspectors in your service area. This information below is provided by Helene Barton HIABC Executive Director.  

HIABC licensed inspectors are qualified to the highest standards in training, education, ethics and professionalism. 


Their association continues to work with government to improve the current regulation requirements as set by Consumer Protection BC for the home inspection industry.  HIABC does not agree with or adhere to these reduced requirements implemented by CPBC.  Members of HIABC must follow a rigorous code of ethics, report writing verification, and mandatory continued education, and our new trainee inspectors must meet considerably higher criteria for training to meet HIABC membership standards.


HIABC remain committed to BC consumers and are concerned with the sharing of outdated inspection reports with new buyers.  Helene has asked us, as...

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A bit delayed on this post as it is happening today. Hope you have a chance to attend and enjoy this event.

One of the best events of the year is back! Join the Vic West Food Security Collective on Sunday September 15th from 12:00 – 4:00PM for their annual Corn Roast! The event features Zucchini Car Races, Scarecrow Competitions, Apple Pie Contests, and of course lots and lots of Corn! 

With out volunteers, events like this wouldn’t be possible! Contact Julie at volunteer@victoriawest.ca to get involved.

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November 2011

Well I did it. I set out to accomplish a goal and in the ten week time frame that I had to compete I not only completed my objective I also took home not one, but TWO trophies in acknowledgement of my success.  My initial plan, when agreeing to enter into my first ever competition, was to register for the Bikini Model category and to join my friend Sandra Rodriguez in Vancouver for her entry into her third competition. Her registration would have been in the Muscle Figure category for the annual Sandra Wickham, IFBB Fitness Pro

My friend Sandra and I both trained side by side at our local Victoria YM/YWCA center and while anticipating the upcoming event we often shared on our food likes and dislikes.   She cannot stand the texture of sweet potatoes and I was gagging at the thought of having to eat more millet. The scientific nutritional plan that our trainer Jose Flores had designed for us was working incredibly well in spite of our challenges with some...

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November 10, 2011

 

SUCCESS STRATEGIES THAT CAN BE APPLIED TO ANYTHING

Are you considering making a real estate move now or in the near future?  Have you considered the consequences of following through on such a decision?  A real estate investment for many is one of the largest investments made in one’s life.  The stress and anxiety resulting from such a decision can be enough to cause regret for even the toughest contenders out there.  I know firsthand as a competitor for my first upcoming Athletic Fitness competition that going it alone would not result in the excitement and anticipation that I feel today just two days away from this event.  Had I attempted to venture on my own into this journey two months ago when first ask by my friend Sandra to train with her, I would have quickly changed my mind and quit.  Having support in both our biggest life’s decision along with even the smallest ones can be the trustiest secret to our success. ...

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