Links

The Internet is a valuable resource in the home buying or selling process. Here are some personal suggestions to help you on the road to success!

Beside the search that I will set-up for you, here are 2 other great websites to help you.

www.rew.ca and  www.realtor.ca

A few suggestions of business that I use, just tell them Connie McGinley suggested them.

BLINDS

Venetian Blinds & Service Center

331 West 7th (& Yukon)

Vancouver BC V5Y 1M2

604-874-1121

Our good friend Duncan and his staff are the BEST in the Business!

 


Cell Phone REPAIR Etc.

fixfone

Joel Irons - Owner

604-500-2253

"We come to your work or home to replace your screen or battery in our mobile repair lab"

www.fixfone.ca

This guy is amazing!




CONTRACTORS

CWDI Construction & Design

(general contractor - commercial and residential renovations) 

Michelle Bushell - Designer and Staging

604-817-8709

Geoff Bushell 
604-230-1971
canwidoit@telus.net

This Dynamic Duo are like a 2 for 1  DEAL . . . The Designer and the Builder and our very Good Friends from the Rugby Community


CAKES

Bakas Cakery

Janice - ABSOLUTELY AMAZING CAKE DESIGNER AND BAKER! - Not only do this Cakes look good they taste AMAZING too!

604-512-084

Facebook and Instagram - @bakascakery



COOKIES

ChiChi Cookie

Shannon

604-802-9400

www.chichicookie.com

One of my BEST FRIENDS - These are the BEST COOKIES . . . Seriously!!



CRYSTALS

Stuart McGinley

604-916-9856

On Facebook & Instagram - Stu Art: Wirewrapped Crystal Jewelry 

Also an Amazing Philosopher, Guitar Musician and Rugby Player and my youngest son!

Stuartmcginnley@gmail.com



DOG WALKING etc . . .

Leave it to Me!

1990 West 41st Avenue

(604) 671-7006

Patsy is Amazing and will help you get it DONE!

www.leaveittome.ca



ELECTRICIAN

Adventure Electric Ltd.

353 West 15th Street

North Vancouver BC V7M 1S4

Call Chris Cristea - he is the BEST!

604-729-5966

adventure_electric@yahoo.ca



EVENTS

Par-T-Perfect

Locations all over the lower Mainland 

www.par-t-perfect.com

My Good Friends Michelle and Jim Gibson.

These people know how to organize a great party!



FENG SHUI

Feng Shui Consulting

Master Marlyna Los 

604-339-8878

info@fengshuiconsulting.info

www.fengshuiconsulting.info

Marlyna knows her stuff!



GARDEN/NURSERY

It's about Thyme Nursey

Ingrid Beattie- I went to school with Ingrid and she is married to Stephen of Artisan Landscaping. 
7509 Meadow Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5J 4Z2
Tel 604 454 0766

itsaboutthyme@telus.net

www.itsaboutthyme.ca



Artisan Landscaping

Stephen Beattie

778-TOP-SOIL

I went to school with this fine Gentleman. He also can deliver WOOD for your fireplace!



GARBAGE/JUNK REMOVAL

Willie's Trucking

604-733-5555

When you need to get rid of your Junk, these guys are AMAZING!

Willie went to school and played Rugby with my husband.



HOME INSPECTORS

Allegiant Inspections

Victoria Ballantine

604-983-6918

vic@allegiantinspections.ca

www.allegiantinspections.ca

When you need a Woman to do the Job, she's the BEST. After spending 20 years in the Construction business she has seen it all. 



Pillar to Post

Contact: Wayne DeJong
Phone: 604.250.9263

www.pillartopost.com/vancouver

Wayne really knows his stuff and regularly does Lunch and Learns at our Dexter offices. 


I Find it Inspections

Paul Friesen

604-360-3359

www,ifinditinspections.ca

Paul and his TEAM are AWESOME!



Zegarra Home Inspections

Michael Zegarra, AHI

778-898-6831

info@zegarra.ca

www.zegarra.ca

Michael is a GREAT INSPECTOR!



HOME STAGING

Beside me . . .  I attended Interior Design school way back when and can help to declutter and stage your home.

Carolynn Rollo also my Dexter colleague does amazing Home Staging

Give her a call.

604-317-6556

virgocarolyn@gmail.com

www.virgo-design.ca





INTERIOR DESIGN

Colore Interior Design

Lyn Temperley

coloreinteriordesign@yahoo.ca

604-551-2245

I have known Lyn since the 90s when she arrived from England, we worked together on a number of marketing projects, when I was at Wear Else? in the 90s.  



Also see:

CONTRACTORS - CWDI - Construction & Design




INSURANCE FOR YOUR HOME

InsureBC (Arbutus) Insurance Services

Cathie Spencer

2595 West 16th Avenue

Vancouver BC

V6K 3B9

604-736-7363

www.insurebc.ca




LAWN CARE

Greener Grass Painting

Tamara and Rene 604-377-7271

greenergrasspainting@gmail.com

www.GreenerGrassPainting.com   

Is your Grass Brown or do you just have brown spots all over?

You need to call Tamara and Rene and tell them Connie sent you.





LAWYERS

Bell Alliance

Richard Bell

1367 W Broadway #201, Vancouver, BC V6H 4A7

(604) 873-8723

https://www.bellalliance.ca/



Mary Richter Law Office

Suite 202, 2445 West 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V6M 2A5
Tel: (604)558-0588
Fax: (604)558-0988
www.richter-law.ca

I went to school with Mary and have known her for many years. She does a Fantastic Job.


Pazder Law Corporation

#1460 Pender Street

Vancouver BC

V6C 2V6

604-682-1609

plc@pazderlaw.com

www.pazderlaw.com




LIFE INSURANCE and MORTGAGE INSURANCE

Leigh Clarke - Advisor

Sun Life Financial

1508 West Broadway, Suite 701

Vancouver BC

V6J 1W8

Cell:604-612-7098

Off: 604-683-6905 ext. 240

www.sunlife.ca/leigh.clarke

leigh.clarke@sunlife.com 

Leigh is the BEST!

A Good friend and her sons play/played Rugby with my 2 sons.



MOVERS

Your Local Movers

604-308-4831

Call Cody - 

1661 Ontario Street, Vancouver British Columbia


MORTGAGE BROKERS

Elaine Pitblado, B.A MBA

Mobile Mortgage Specialist

TD Canada Trust

Cell: 604-340-9595

elaine.pitblado@td.com

http://mms.tdcanadatrust.com/elaine.pitblado/

Not only is she a good friend and Rugby Mom, we also do our "First Time Home Buyer" Events together.

 

Michael James AMP
Mortgage Specialist

DLC - Mortgage Evolution

Phone: 604.770.4900
Fax: 604.608.5652

mjames@mortgageevolutions.ca 

www.mjamesmortgages.com 

I have know Mike from the Rugby Community and worked with him as his Manager when he was the Head Coach of the BC BEARS as well as he has done many mortgages for my Clients.



Verico - Mortgage Brokers Network

Think Mortgages

Jerry Jackman - 604-916-0402

jerry.jackman@verico.ca

Stephen Jackman - 604-908-1190

stephen.jackman@verico.ca

www.thinkmortgages.com

Our Dexter offices have known and worked with Jerry, Elaine and Stephen for many years! They are fantastic at getting the job done. 



NOTARY

Carolyn Maguire – BC Notary
8528 Granville Street
Vancouver, B.C
Phone: 604.266.8970
Fax: 604.263.9758

www.marpolenotary.com

Our Dexter Conveyancing does a ton of work with Carolyn and her Team, who are amazing.



PAINTING

CAN-ORK Pro Painting

Contact us for free estimates Michael Lyons - a very good friend of ours and an Amazing Painter!

Phone : 778-840-9249

canorkpainting@gmail.com 

Can-Ork Pro Painting has built a successful reputation on providing excellent and honest work with painting residential, strata and commercial properties throughout the Lower Mainland. 

www.canork.com   

Pressure Washing, Drywall Repair & Restoration, Wood Work Repair, Colour Consultation, Exterior/Interior Painting, Gutter Cleaning, FREE Estimates and Quotations

Services Provided - Commercial and Residential Painting



OIL TANK REMOVAL

Fleck Contracting

For Oil Tank removal

Pat Fleck

Phone: 604-266-2120

Fax: 604-266-2127

www.fleckcontracting.com

info@fleckcontracting.com

Fast Courteous Service – Tell Pat that I sent you!

Pat is also a good friend from our Rugby Community.



ORGANIZING SERVICES

Next Step

Nicole and Stacey

778-389-1848 or 604-782-2393

info@nss.net

www.nss.net


PAINTERS

Give us a call at (604) 262-2785

Or send us an email at hello@freshpaint.ca

www.freshpaint.ca

Go to their website to get an easy quote and painting done within 24 hours.




PERSONAL TRAINER

Scott McGinley – PT, FST

604-916-9652

He is DEFINITLEY the BEST . . .  I know, because he is my oldest son!

He is one of 3000 in the world certified to do Fascial Stretching Therapy and he is AMAZING at it and you will feel like a million bucks!

Scott@tlachallenge.com

Scottmcg4@hotmail.com

You can also find him at:

TLA - Train Like An Athlete 

3282 East 1st Avenue, Vancouver BC V5M 1B8

www.tlachallenge.com



PHOTOGRAPHER

Jamie-Lee Fuoco

604-836-0834

jl@jlfuoco.ca

www.jlfuoco.ca

She is definitely my favorite when it comes to Photographers . . . Look how beautiful she made me look!



PLUMBER

Prolific Plumbing and Heating

Jace Lambertsen

604-809-8390

jacelambertsen@gmail.com

Another great guy who knows his stuff!



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