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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  • 186 DORIC AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432187

    Main Photo: 186 DORIC AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432187
    $350,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432187
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,382 sq. ft.
    Meticulously maintained and updated two bedroom rancher within walking distance to the University and all levels of schools. The first thing that strikes you when you walk into this home is how spacious it feels. The kitchen boasts Corian counter tops, plenty of cabinet space, a pantry and opens to a dining area. The living room is perfect for entertaining and features a propane fireplace for those cold winter evenings. The bathroom has been enlarged and updated with an oversized jetted soaker tub and separate shower. The master bedroom has ample closet space and a large window overlooking the rear deck. The 2nd bedroom is huge and is currently being used as a second family room with bar area. Sliders from this room open to a lovely sun room which in turn opens to a great outside deck that overlooks the back yard. The fully fenced yard features an oversized gazebo with a hot tub, fruit trees and raised garden beds. This is the home you have been waiting for! Make your appointment to view it today. (id:2493) More details
    TOM STROMAR and JANICE STROMAR of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #110-839 VARSITY WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432230

    Main Photo: #110-839 VARSITY WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432230
    $369,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432230
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,885 sq. ft.
    Welcome to University Heights. This extra large townhome is perfect for the family or anyone else looking for worry free living. Upstairs each home has a large open layout with open design through the living area and kitchen, vaulted ceilings which also complement the design. Enjoy the ocean and mountain views from your front deck or use the back deck to BBQ in the summer. Additionally, the master bedroom includes a full ensuite with shower and walk in closet. Upstairs is an additional bedroom and main bathroom. Downstairs there is a 3rd bedroom and den that could also be used as another bedroom or office if you desire. Enjoy the extra room downstairs which can be used as a family or entertainment room. Measurements are approx; must be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    SCOTT PARKER of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 6140 ROSECROFT PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432157

    Main Photo: 6140 ROSECROFT PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432157
    $369,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432157
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,408 sq. ft.
    Immaculate North Nanaimo patio home. A superbly located patio home community with easy access to Woodgrove Mall, Longwood Station, all levels of school & transportation routes. Offering approximately 1408 square feet of living space with 2 bedrooms + Den, 2 bathrooms, Vaulted Ceilings, generous sized living & dining area with gas fireplace, huge kitchen, hard to find double car garage. Both bedrooms are sizable with generous closet space & the master bedroom offers an ensuite bathroom along with his & her closets. The 10x8 Den is an added bonus. This unit is ideally located on the quiet side of the Parkwood Village and is highly desirable. This complex has no age restrictions and allows one small pet. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    RICK HORSLAND and EVAN SCHROEDER of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on October 23, 2017
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