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 $400,000 -$450,000

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  • 5364 ARBOUR LANE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434747

    Main Photo: 5364 ARBOUR LANE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434747
    $439,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    434747
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,556 sq. ft.
    The Highlands, located in North Nanaimo is an immaculate adult oriented townhome community, perfect for those looking for low maintenance living. With 3 bed and 3 bath, this extremely bright home, with 16 ft vaulted ceilings in the main living area will surely impress. Main level living gives you a bright spacious kitchen, large living and dining room, laundry, powder room and one bed or den w/patio access on the main level with an additional 2 large bedrooms up, one being the master with ensuite with 4 pc ensuite with separate tub and shower. If you prefer to be outside then enjoy the quiet, park like, patio setting off the back of the home. This home is in pristine condition and must be seen to truly appreciate the updates pride of ownership. All measurements and data is approximate and should be verified if deemed important. (id:2493) More details
    CORY CHAPMAN and KELLY WHITTON of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 1960 BUNKER HILL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434754

    Main Photo: 1960 BUNKER HILL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434754
    $449,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    434754
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,448 sq. ft.
    Looking for the utmost in privacy in a gated community? Look no further; here's a bright and immaculate end unit with loads of windows and natural light, and with an extremely private back yard. With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, there have been extensive updates done here over the past year, so you can move in and put your feet up. With nearly all the flooring updated, a new gas furnace, new hot water tank, new master ensuite, and much more, this is truly move-in ready. Of special note is the driveway parking which will accommodate 4 vehicles, besides the use of the double garage. One cat or dog is allowed in this 55+ complex. Walking distance to the sands of Departure Bay beach, it's a wonderful location and is accessible to the Nanaimo Golf Course through a gate. Don't forget to check out the clubhouse for even more amenities. (id:2493) More details
    KAREN LEARMONTH of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 909 BROOKFIELD PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434746

    Main Photo: 909 BROOKFIELD PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 434746
    $449,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    434746
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,711 sq. ft.
    Nestled on a cul-de-sac in the university area you will find this delightful 3 bedroom 2 bath rancher. This home has been lovingly maintained by current owners and upgrades include new appliances, Valor fireplace, furnace, hot water tank, roof and fresh paint. Located on a private 12,000 square foot fully fenced yard that abuts Harewood Creek, the lot is a gardener's delight. With child and pet friendly flooring this home is definitely easy care. Close to all levels of shopping and Colliery Dam Park, there is nothing to do here but move in and enjoy. A level driveway and rv parking makes this home a complete package. (id:2493) More details
    KERRY GOODWIN of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on January 20, 2018
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