Choosing the Right REALTOR®

Why choose Deedrie?

During Deedrie’s career in the Real Estate industry, she has been listing and selling homes in all areas of Greater Victoria and prides herself on diversification  and knowledge of the business. She has been commended for the way in which she has developed an “Excellent” rapport with her clients.

Deedrie is active within the Victoria Community having served on many Boards & Committees:

  • Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
  • Victoria Coats for Kids
  • St. Margarets School, Board of Trustees
  • The Royal McPherson Theatre Society, Board of Directors
  • Victoria Commonwealth Games, Board of Governors
  • The Greater Victoria Hospitals Foundation – Visions Chair – 3 Years
  • President, Greater Victoria Symphony Society – 6 Years
  • Commander Order of St. Johns Hospitaller
  • CFAX Community Arts Leader – 2009
  • Victoria Leadership Award – 2010
  • Honorary Citizen of Victoria – 2011
  • Broadmead Lodge Lift Campaign – 2015
  • Pacifica Housing Society – Founder of “Angels for Clover Place”
  • RE/MAX Community Care Award – 2015
  • Dame Commander of Justice St. John – 2016
  • Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal – 2016
  • The Governor Generals Sovereign Medal for Volunteers – 2017
  • Victoria Hospice Board of Directors
  • AFP Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer of the Year Award – 2017
  • Prior Vancouver Island Sovereign Order of St. John Knights Hospitaller – 2018

MLS Gold Sales Volume has been achieved every year that Deedrie has been licensed. Currently, is ranked among the “Top Victoria REALTORS”, and has consistently achieved RE/MAX Platinum Award Status.

“Expect Excellence from this RE/MAX Hall of Fame, RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement, MLS Gold Award Winning REALTOR®”

Buying or selling a home is likely one of the largest business deals you wil ever make. That’s why it’s important to carefully select the person who will help you get the most for your money or property.

Understanding your relationship with a REALTOR® is the first step in ensuring your real estate transaction is the best one you can make. The REALTOR® you select should be someone who cares about your needs an has the experience to provide you with sound, effective advice and professional service.

Buying or selling a home can be an emotional and stressful undertaking. Having an experienced REALTOR®, such as myself, share my knowledge and expertise, can take much of the worry out of the transaction and give you assurance as a buyer that you are getting the best value possible or as a seller that you are getting the best price possible for your home.

Deedrie’s Son, Cory Pelan, Owner of The Whole Beast, and The Village Butcher’s Co-Owner

On June 12/2004, I was named Dame of Honor with the Loyal Order of St. Johns Hospitaller. The order recognizes Knights & Dames who have given freely of their time, effort, and money, to assist those less fortunate, be it health issues, mental illness challenges, or the homeless.

My goal is always to attempt to “put a smile on the faces of those who have been less fortunate than myself in this lifetime.”

On a professional level, I have consistently been awarded the following:

  • MLS Gold Award
  • RE/MAX 100% Club
  • RE/MAX Hall of Fame
  • RE/MAX Platinum Awar
  • AFP Winner, National Philanthropy
       Outstanding Fundraiser Volunteer


The Deedrie Ballard Team

Due to my profession, and devoted passion for real estate I keep a very close eye on the market, I continuously watch and monitor new listings, sales, patterns, and look for opportunities. I want the very best experience and results for my clients, and I strive to exceed all expectations. I am always thrilled to discuss the endless possibilities real estate has to offer. My assistant, Lynne West, is in the office Monday to Friday, and she ensures that all client matters get handled quickly, efficiently, professionally, and confidentially. On behalf of Lynne and me, we greatly look forward to hearing from you, and assisting in all ways possible.