Real Estate Market in Nanaimo, BC

As diverse as the history and the economy is here, so is the real estate market. Buying in Nanaimo provides residents with incredible views and access to the Strait of Georgia, sandy, coastal homes, and peaceful bays with marina access.

When considering what to buy in Nanaimo, buyers have numerous options. Along the outskirts of town are larger properties many that are still farmland. This is also where many new developments are springing up in Nanaimo. For more traditional housing, select properties in the historic district and downtown areas. Homes are smaller but offer more traditional features. Many homes were built in the 1970's through the 1990's. As a result, modern, stylish homes are also available in various neighborhoods within the city.

 

Home values are growing year-after-year in Nanaimo but remain affordable. The average selling price for real estate in October of 2015 was $380,054, which is about a 1% increase from the previous year. In the same month, about 380 homes were for sale, significantly lower than the 443 from the previous year. This shows the demand for real estate in Nanaimo and the surrounding areas. From single-family homes with 2 and 3 bedrooms (some of the most popular), to large, luxurious estates on spacious parcels of land, numerous options exist in this area.

 

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Homes from $300,000-$325,000

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  • #101-2 DORIC AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438455

    Main Photo: #101-2 DORIC AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438455
    • Bright kitchen with large pantry (not shown)
    • Large kitchen with adjoining dining room
    • Dining room off kitchen
    • Large living room
    • Living room with natural gas fireplace
    • Flex room could be a 3rd bedroom or large den
    • Flex room could be a 3rd bedroom or large den
    • Tiled entry way
    • looking down the hallway towards kitchen
    • Large master bedroom with full ensuite
    • Large master bedroom with full ensuite
    • 2nd bedroom with double
    • Communal herb garden
    • semi private entrance
    • unit 101-2 Doric ave
    $320,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    438455
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,500 sq. ft.
    One of the largest condos for sale in Nanaimo in this price range (only $213/sq ft), there is even a small ocean view. Approximately 1500 sq feet of living space awaits you at this beautiful 2 bedroom (possibly 3) 2 full bathroom condo (with 9' ceilings). Located in Parkview Heights; situated across from the multi-purpose Bowen Park, is where you will find this tastefully decorated and well kept condo. Spacious is an understatement, the bright living room with natural gas fireplace appears to never end, while the den makes a great flex space, large enough to be converted into a 3rd bedroom plus a small office if needed or required. The sun drenched kitchen, is quite functional and has a new Bosch dishwasher to help out with the chores...The master bedroom is large and has a fantastic ensuite that includes a jetted tub. The second bedroom is also nicely sized with ample closet space. Both bathrooms have been nicely updated with new hardware, flooring and water saving toilets. Even the laundry room is large enough for a small freezer. Storage is not an issue(inside and out), this unit has a handy storage room right off the patio, perfect for your bike. There is also a dedicated storage unit for this condo plus communal space for kayaks, winter tires etc. Small pets are welcome with strata approval. There are no age restrictions. The building shows well, is self managed and truly a pleasure to view, the pride of ownership is quite evident the moment you step inside. Call today to book a showing. (id:2493) More details
    JASON BLANCHETTE of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on April 20, 2018 at 12:50 AM (UTC)
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