Welcome to Ladysmith, BC
Ladysmith was originally called Oyster Bay because of the rich oyster beds found in the harbour. If you’re looking for a small town culture with outstanding seaside amenities and marina facilities, then Ladysmith might be a good place to begin your search. More affordable than Victoria and Nanaimo, this area is proud of its community spirit – and it shows!
Sea Views From the Hillsides
Ladysmith benefits from its hillside location facing Ladysmith Harbour and the Southern Gulf Islands. It might be said that water view property and outdoor recreation are two important lifestyle influences for residents. A local hospital, all levels of schools, and shopping make it possible to live, work, and play locally. Search houses for sale in Ladysmith to find your Cowichan Valley dream home.
Ladysmith sits on a hillside overlooking the Strait of Georgia. It’s harbour features the warmest sea water north of California. Each December, the city turns on more than 1 million Christmas lights.
Cedar & Yellow Point
Cedar and Yellow Point are located just north of Ladysmith across the harbour from the town centre. It was named after the massive groves of Western Red Cedar that grow there. Rural and underdeveloped, this peninsula is a gateway to ocean activities.
Duncan is surrounded by vast tracts of unspoiled mountain, forest, and coastal wilderness. It’s tourism slogan is, The City of Totems which are featured throughout the downtown area.
Chemainus is a quaint, seaside village located in central Vancouver Island’s Cowichan Valley. It is famous for the giant murals painted on many of the buildings in its downtown area.
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130 Years of Experience For Your Peace of Mind
Pemberton Holmes has been serving the communities of Greater Victoria and Vancouver Island since 1887. We are still a family owned company six generations later and are proud to be one of the largest independently owned real estate brokerages in North America. We have over 300 REALTORS® in offices all across Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands specializing in both residential and commercial real estate. Pemberton Holmes also offers property management services and rental properties. Whether you are looking to buy, sell, or rent property we can help you. To learn more about our services contact a local Pemberton Holmes professional today.
CommunityWith over 130 years of roots on the Island, we know our communities
We live here, we work here, we play here, and we support organizations that make this a better place to live.
EstablishedPemberton Holmes was founded in Victoria, British Columbia in 1887
And we are still proudly owned by the same family today. You can count on us to stick around.
KnowledgeableOur agents are consistently upgrading their market and industry knowledge
Continuous professional education is essential to being able to serve our clients in the best possible way.
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