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 $375,000 - $400,000

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  • 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
  • 2243 NORTHFIELD ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433093

    Main Photo: 2243 NORTHFIELD ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433093
    $389,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433093
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,039 sq. ft.
    This charming 1039 square foot two bedroom-one bathroom rancher features a huge 1598 square foot detached workshop allowing an outstanding opportunity to build on your home based business! Conveniently located near shopping, restaurants, elementary school, parks, recreation, and transportation, this property offers a level 8712 square foot lot, measuring 66 feet wide and 132 feet long, featuring a huge paved parking area for your RV, boat and more. Upon entry to the home, you will see a nice living room with vaulted ceiling which leads to the kitchen and dining room. The kitchen also offers a vaulted ceiling with a functional work space and a pantry for additional storage area. In addition there is a bedroom, a den, a large laundry room and a four piece bathroom. Off the side of the home is a convenient deck for your outdoor enjoyment. The massive 1598 square foot features tall 12.6 foot ceilings and a two piece bathroom. Don't miss out on this fabulous opportunity! All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    DAVE THOMPSON of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #211-1720 DUFFERIN CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433152

    Main Photo: #211-1720 DUFFERIN CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433152
    $399,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433152
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,343 sq. ft.
    Fantastic opportunity to own a home of your own. Stylish townhome with open concept living space, enclosed garage, in very popular area. Built in 2015, new home warranties still apply. Three bedrooms, including a master suite with walk-in closet, and lovely ensuite. Strata fees are only $154 per month and include garden maintenance, water, sewer, and garbage. Beautiful tile work, laminate wood floors, and kitchen island for friends to gather. Walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, pharmacy, and banking. This home is priced to sell, we suggest you act fast! For more information contact Arlene Forbes or Feron Walker at 250-591-4601 (id:2493) More details
    FERON WALKER and ARLENE FORBES of 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #107-540 FRANKLYN STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433183

    Main Photo: #107-540 FRANKLYN STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433183
    $400,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433183
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,467 sq. ft.
    Welcome to Franklyn Heights! Old Town Nanaimo's newest residential development. Built by award winning contractor, Bennefield Construction and developer Ubiqon Properties, these home feature quartz countertops and tile backsplashes, undermount sinks, soft closing drawers and engineered hardwood flooring. Heat pumps with AC in all units and built to energy star specs for maximum efficiency and comfort. Bonus Cmhc Energuide Rebate eligible. Move in Today! (id:2493) More details
    Jason H. Kahl of Kahl Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on November 20, 2017
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