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and Saturn are at odds with each other; and sometimes they're working in
tandem. ("Working in tandem" makes me think of a team of oxen, yet I've
never seen a team of oxen. Plus to me, team means Go Canucks! But I
digress.) This week Jupiter and Saturn are beautifully aligned, which
introduces an element of stability for everyone in their lives.
Stability is wonderful, especially if at the same time, you can reach
out and maximize whatever you are doing. (Yeah, I'd give my right arm to
Chilliwack & District Real Estate Board Residential Sales Stats
There were 130 residential real
estate sales in Chilliwack during November 2013, which is down from
November 2012 when
166 were sold. There were 276 new residential listings in November this year
which is similar to last year at this time when 283 were listed for
Total listings in November were 1,548 which is down from 1,524 listed last year.
Single Family Homes (SFH)
CADREB reports that there were
78 single family detached homes sold in November 2013, down from
November 2012 when 81 were sold. Currently, there are 137 new SFH's listed
compared to 157 listed last year in November. There were 737
listings in November this year compared to 2012 when 774 listed in the same period.
There were 26 Townhome sales in
November 2013 compared to 60 that sold in November 2012. There were 60 new
listings in November this year compared to November 2012 when there were 53
listed. A total of 326 were listed for sale in November 2012 which is down
from the 298 listed in
November last year.
There were 4 mobile home sales
in November 2013 compared to 5 that sold in November 2012. There were 21 new
listings in November this year compared to 16 listed for sale last year at
this time. There were
90 active listings in November 2013 compared to 88 listed in 2012.
There were 14 apartment units
sold in November 2013 compared to 27 that sold in November 2012. There were
37 new listings in October 2013 compared to 42 listed in November 2012. The total
apt listings for sale this year to-date are 258 compared to 243 listed in
Homes with Acreage
A total of 8 homes with acreage
were sold in November 2013 compared to 14 that sold in November 2012. There
were 21 new listings in November compared to 15 listed at this time
In total, there were 137 listings in this year compared to 121 in November 2012.
The Bottom Line
Total residential sales in Chilliwack for
2013 was $49,377,178 compared to
last year when
$53,817,489 changed hands.
This is the 347th day of the year
There are 18 days left in 2013
Francis Drake sets sail from Plymouth, England, on his round-the-world
Bob Dylan was
featured on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, on sale for 35 Cents.
Diana Ross took
the Latino Casino in Philadelphia to court for $27,500 after her two pet
dogs died after eating cyanide tablets left by an exterminator in her
and Harrison Schmitt begin the third and final "Moonwalk" of Apollo 17.
General Tran Van Tra orders 7th Division and the newly formed 3rd Division
to attack Phuoc Long Province, north of Saigon.
leader Lech Walesa is arrested and the government decrees martial law,
restricting civil rights and suspending operation of the independent trade
Chairman of the
PLO Yasser Arafat gives a speech at the UN in Geneva, Switzerland after the
US refused to give him a visa to enter the country.
characters The Teletubbies went to No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Teletubbies
Say-eh-oh'. The single spent a total of 32 weeks on the chart.
Seven" escape from the John B. Connally Unit near Kenedy, Texas and go on a
robbery spree, during which police officer Aubrey Hawkins is shot and
President Saddam Hussein captured; he is found hiding in near his home town
residents load the city's iconic Hat 'n' Boots Tex Gas Station onto a
tractor-trailer and drive it away from the spot where it had stood for
almost 50 years.
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We will have to go bigger next Movember!!!
Belle Voci Support
Lynne Preston, CSO
Thank you for doing such wonderful work with our upcoming Chilliwack
Symphony Orchestra & Chorus concert this coming Saturday. Your coverage may
well have helped sell some tickets for this Saturday’s “A Christmas You Can
Handel.” The ticket sales are looking good.
CRV Citizens on
Patrol are looking for volunteers. Check for stolen cars, neighbourhood
problems, or other police matters. Cars are marked so people will know we
are out there. Needed for May to September on Fridays and Saturdays in
Simon Alexander, a famous African mercenary, languishes away in
Black Beach Prison. Failing health makes an unsupported escape
impossible, and the diplomatic process is failing as fast as his health.
City Hall faces
questions after rubber-stamping chemical dump rezoning
Submitted by Ann Muehlebach, Chwk
manner in which the application to locate a hazardous waste remediation
facility, alongside the Fraser and near the Vedder Canal by Aevitas, was
rushed through at City Hall defies all rules of due process. In effect,
the public has been blind-sided on this one because surely there is a
need for some kind ...
many of us, the arrival of winter means ski season, skating lessons and hot
chocolate by the fireplace. Unfortunately, for many seniors, winter can lead
to isolation, depression and increased fall risk due to weakened muscles. As
the temperature drops, anxiety over falls and ...
ozone has steadily been increasing in the province over the last 20 years
and Hope is the provincial hot spot. High ozone levels are also found in
Abbotsford and Chilliwack despite reduction of emissions precursorsą, which
Book Man's annual Community Cats for Charity calendar is out for the 2014
year. It's purr-fect for a Christmas present, or to treat your inner cat
lover to a little present while supporting the fine folks at Safe Haven!