5561 Wharf Ave
Sechelt, BC V0N 3A0
#117 - 1100 Sunshine Coast Hwy
INTERACTIVE SUNSHINE COAST REAL ESTATE MAP
HAS MAJOR UPDATE
SECHELT, BC, CANADA — January 30, 2009 — Sunshine Coast real estate agent Gary Little has today released the third major update of his unique interactive map showing the locations of hundreds of homes for sale in Gibsons, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, Halfmoon Bay, Pender Harbour, and neighbouring areas. The map is a useful tool for quickly finding property for sale in a popular area of British Columbia located 40 minutes via ferry from West Vancouver.
The Internet-hosted map, which integrates satellite imagery and street maps, can be used to examine homes for sale in specific neighbourhoods of interest and to learn more about a home simply by clicking its icon on the map. Public services can also be overlaid on the map, providing buyers with information on nearby amenities which may be important to them such as schools, post offices, and fire halls. New in this update are overlays for:
This update has also been tuned to improve performance significantly, particularly when the map is viewed with older Web browsers. Other new features include:
The interactive property map of the Sunshine Coast may be used free of charge and can be viewed at http://map.GaryLittle.ca/. The map is updated frequently from data obtained, in part, from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver.
The mapping software was developed by Gary Little using the mapping infrastructure provided by Google Inc. of Mountain View, Calif. The map can be viewed with most modern Web browsers, including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera, and Chrome.
Gary Little is a real estate agent in the offices of Royal LePage Sunshine Coast in Sechelt, BC. He is well known for his many articles on the history of the Sunshine Coast as well as his interactive maps of the area: a real-estate-for-sale map (map.GaryLittle.ca), a waterfall map (www.GaryLittle.ca/waterfalls/), and a map showing George Vancouver's travels in southwestern BC in June 1792 (www.GaryLittle.ca/van250.html).
This news release is located online at: http://www.GaryLittle.ca/pr-20090130.html