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Whistler Realtor Q&A: Bob Hamilton

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Q: When did you move to Whistler?

A: I have been in Whistler for 25 and moved here from Penticton.

Q: What did you do when you first arrived?

A: The first thing I did was to get a place to live and start to contact all the businesses to establish myself.

Q: When did you get into Real Estate?

A: I have been a realtor for over 30 years and an appraiser for 25 years.

Q: What do you enjoy about the lifestyle here?

A: I’m an avid skier, snowshoe-er and mountain biker.

Q: What advice would you give to someone looking to buy property here?

A: My advice would be to move as quickly as possible and choose a realtor that is well established!

Q: What is your favourite thing about working with your clients?

A: As I do mainly commercial work I love learning about my clients’ business and holdings.

Q: What is your favourite season and why?

A: My favourite season is spring when we can still ski, snowshoe and begin to mountain bike.

Q: If you were not a real estate agent, what would you be?

A: If I was not a Realtor I would have a business of some sort.

Q: What makes you smile the most?

A: My grand children and my dogs make me smile the most.

Q: How do you decompress or how would you spend your ideal day?

A: I decompress by going snowshoeing at the end of the day with my friends and dogs.

Q: What is it like raising a family here?

A: I believe Whistler is an ideal place to raise a family, as there are a lot of opportunities here.

Q: What accomplishment do you consider to be the most significant in your career or in your life?

A: I believe I have sold or leased more space in Whistler than anyone else!

Q: Finally, in one sentence, why should people come live here?

A: People should come to Whistler for the opportunities that exist.