Two minutes with . . . Nicole Allen, RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realty

Two minutes with . . . Nicole Allen, RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realty

Hometown: Born in Victoria, spent my most formative years in Burnaby

3 words that best describe you: Optimistic, outgoing, easy to be around

Last book you read (or are reading): Tears in the Grass & A Little Life

Celebrity crush: Matt Damon

First job: Cashier in a corner Store

All-time greatest movie or TV show: Gladiator and Arrested Development

Favourite place you’ve ever travelled to: Spain

Worst pet peeve: Drivers making their own rules up

Best gift you’ve ever received: A collage of photos for my 40th

The song that best sums you up: Grace too, Tragically Hip

Local business you admire: Coast Surf Shop – great clothes!

Most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten: Cricket bar

Craziest thing you’ve ever done: Sold everything and moved to Spain

Best thing about your job: Freedom and independence

Proudest achievement: Running our B&B

Fears/phobias: hmmm, I don’t really have one, maybe spiders?

If you could choose a superpower, what would it be? Definitely flight

Favourite item of clothing in your wardrobe: My chelsea boots which kill my back

Who is most overpaid? Banker CEOs

The top thing on your bucket list: Play in the European Poker Tour.

One thing you’ll never do again: Invest in real estate on the other side of the country.

Your perfect weekend: Going for a hike with my dog, reading, relaxing

Life motto: Have gratitude

What do you wish we would have asked (and your answer)?  What was my dream job?

I always wanted to be a famous actress.