Oak Bay Real Estate
As the capital city of British Columbia, Victoria is known around the world for its heritage architecture, stunning gardens, spectacular West Coast beauty, and for having one of the mildest, year-round climates in Canada. From young families desiring safe and friendly neighbourhoods, to seniors seeking an active retirement lifestyle, to students attending acclaimed universities, Victoria draws many who wish to call this temperate island home.
As Canada's “Pacific Coast jewel”, Victoria offers a unique combination of economic opportunity and a superior quality of life that encompasses the best of West Coast living. The capital city also attracts international visitors who come to take in natural wonders on whale watching tours and hikes, and to enjoy strolls through Butchart Gardens and interactive history lessons at the Royal BC Museum.
The region boasts a rapidly growing, knowledge-based economy; advanced technology is Greater Victoria’s leading economic generator and 17,000 entrepreneurial ventures operate in the area. Four acclaimed post-secondary institutions draw dynamic students and researchers from around the world, and a significant federal, provincial and municipal government workforce call the provincial capital home.
Architectural icons such as the Provincial Legislative Buildings, Government House, and the Fairmont Empress Hotel make Victoria an international tourist destination, and those who live here know that some of the prime Victoria real estate and architectural gems are tucked away in a myriad thriving neighbourhoods.
Whether your dream is to live in a charming Victorian home, a luxury downtown condo, a private waterfront estate or a friendly retirement development, our Victoria real estate experts can help you discover the ideal home for your lifestyle in a neighbourhood that you’ll love.