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 $350,000 - $375,000

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  • 2175 LANG CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433087

    Main Photo: 2175 LANG CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433087
    $350,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433087
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,220 sq. ft.
    This loved home is waiting for you and your family to move in. With many upgrades from the current home owner that you will appreciate: new baseboard heaters throughout, all new flooring, new windows and trim, new hot water tank, both bathrooms have been redone, back porch roof added and garage is now insulated, ready for that man cav Fully fenced yard provides you, your little ones, and your furry friends security. Centrally located to all amenities. (id:2493) More details
    PATRICIA KULTGEN of Coldwell Banker Slegg Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 2350 PORCUPINE HILL TRAIL in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433190

    Main Photo: 2350 PORCUPINE HILL TRAIL in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433190
    $355,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433190
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    994 sq. ft.
    Diver Lake home on just over 9000 sq ft. 3 Bedrooms and 2 full Bathrooms, newer laminate flooring, nice sized open kitchen with 3 appliances and dining room, Laundry area in the main entrance, a good sized living room with the Master bedroom at one end of the house which has a full ensuite bathroom and the other 2 bedrooms and bathroom at the other end of the house for great noise separation. Outside there is a huge 27 ft. x 16 ft. Deck that gets draped in sunshine most of the day and is great for entertaining and a very large yard. The roof is about 8 years old, vinyl windows and a Brand new heat pump just installed this summer making the house very cheap to heat with an efficient natural gas furnace as back up and ice cold air conditioning for the hot summer days. The huge driveway has just been redone this week and is big enough for rv/boat parking while still fitting many vehicles. Great central location, close to all levels of school and amenities. (id:2493) More details
    DAVE BAINS of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 1637 CREEKSIDE DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433213

    Main Photo: 1637 CREEKSIDE DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433213
    $359,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433213
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,260 sq. ft.
    Welcome to Millstone Creek which is a well maintained family friendly complex. This is a wonderful location close to a golf course, schools, bus route, Bowen Park and the University. Along with a clubhouse, there is a daycare facility on the premises. Wonderfully updated, this end unit boasts attractive exterior styling and an abundance of outdoor space. The home has been given a stylish update with fresh paint, new flooring, stainless appliances and light fixtures. All three bedrooms are on the second level making this a great floor plan for families. Large windows provide generous sunlight and a corner gas fireplace in the living room takes the chill off winter evenings. The functional kitchen features stainless appliances, new counters, sink and taps and an adjacent den could also work well as a playroom, art studio or work out room. Completing this level is an attractive powder room with vessel sink. At the top of the stairs is a generous sky lit landing where a convenient stacking washer and dryer is hidden from view. Two bedrooms have Mt. Benson views while the master boasts dual closets, a three piece ensuite and large deck where you can enjoy your morning coffee or soak up the sun. This could be the perfect property if you are looking for a comfortable affordable home in a great location or looking to invest as rentals are permitted with a 25% cap. Millstone Creek welcomes pets with some restrictions. Added features include a built-in vac, vinyl windows, new hot water tank and a storage area in the garage. On realtor.ca click the icons above for immersive 3d tour, floor plans and more, or visit MillerRealEstate.com. All data and measurements are approximate and must be verified if fundamental. (id:2493) More details
    VICKY NEEDHAM of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 429 ALPEN WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433073

    Main Photo: 429 ALPEN WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433073
    $375,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433073
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,871 sq. ft.
    First time on the market is this well laid out 3 bed/3 bath half duplex in bustling South Nanaimo. The property comes fully fenced and landscaped with multiple tiered garden and play areas. The decks were extended to enjoy the private back yard. When you walk into this well laid out home you get a sense of relaxation as the home is inviting upon arrival with lots of natural light. The kitchen is updated with tile back splashes, a centre island and a handy pantry making cooking a breeze. There is a nice 2 pce bathroom on your way to the large living room that expands the corner of the home with massive windows and lots of room to relax /play. Upstairs you will find a nice large landing to use as an office or spare play room, along with 2 nice sized guest rooms and your master suite. The large master suite has an en suite and large walk in closet. Updated paint to feel as if your walking into it brand new. Extra features include RV parking and a sunny corner lot. Call to view now! Insurance on building is shared with other half at a rate of $900/year. (id:2493) More details
    JAY DELESKIE and JEFF DELESKIE of Engel & Volkers Vancouver Island
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on November 20, 2017
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