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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  • #1-5706 TURNER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432231

    Main Photo: #1-5706 TURNER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432231
    $415,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432231
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,260 sq. ft.
    One of Nanaimo's most desired neighborhoods is the setting for this beautifully maintained three level townhome. Parkwood Estates offers so much including one of the best family parks, proximity to abundant shopping, two levels of schools, and transportation routes, within walking distance. The home is two years old, under warranty, with reasonable strata fees ($169/m) and offers many features including hardi-plank exteriors, individual courtyards and private access, plus an oversized single garage. The interior of this home is meticulous and reflects genuine pride of ownership: laminate floors, crown moldings along the 9' ceilings, and also features the most windows in all the complex; This level has an open island kitchen with recessed, under counter and pendant lighting, tiled backsplash, and upgraded KitchenAid appliances. The balance of the main level includes a dining and living room, plus a powder room. Upstairs offers two large bedrooms including a master with a full wall closet and 3 piece ensuite; A 2nd full bathroom plus laundry area with upgraded washer and dryer complete this level. The lower level features a 28'8" oversized single garage which fits two cars tandem with plenty of room left over for a freezer, shelving, and storage. Pets and rentals okay. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    ROB GREY of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 4121 DEPARTURE BAY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432094

    Main Photo: 4121 DEPARTURE BAY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432094
    $424,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432094
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,872 sq. ft.
    Centrally located and walking distance to schools, shops, and transportation this Departure Bay home offers 2 suites; an upper 3 bedroom and an authorized lower 2 bedroom unit making it an ideal investment property. The home has a beautiful fully fenced backyard with plenty of trees and privacy to enjoy with family and friends and the covered deck off of the dining room creates a peaceful spot to enjoy your morning coffee. The owners have been diligent in maintaining and upgrading the home with new windows and decking etc. This is definitely one worth viewing. (id:2493) More details
    JENN TONSI of Pemberton Holmes Ltd.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 1939 KELSIE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432250

    Main Photo: 1939 KELSIE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432250
    $425,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432250
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,456 sq. ft.
    Here is a fantastic opportunity to own this 2,456 sqft level entry with a walk out basement in the desirable area of cinnabar valley. This 5 bedroom, 3 bath home overlooks the gorgeous views of the valley and is walking distance to many parks, cinnabar valley elementary school as well as a 5 minute drive to south gate shopping plaza and 10 minutes to the downtown core. This home offers a double car garage with room to park a boat or smaller trailer and two huge decks showcasing those valley views. The great layout offers 3 beds, 2 baths up with a two bedroom, 1 bath income helper downstairs, both with separate laundry. The bright kitchen allows access to the expansive upper deck and the open concept living and dining are bright and airy. The lower suite is very spacious and has its own private entrance along with a large covered patio space. All measurements and dimensions are approximate and should be verified if important. For more information visit www.IslandHomeGroup.com or call 250-585-2601 to schedule a viewing. (id:2493) More details
    DAWN WALTON and DUSTIN LAYZELL of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 870 HOWARD AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432212

    Main Photo: 870 HOWARD AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432212
    $448,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432212
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,036 sq. ft.
    Welcome to another wonderful family home design! This level entry walk out basement home has a desirable open concept floor plan which totals 2036 square feet. The master bedroom is conveniently on the main level of the home with two additional bedrooms on the lower level. The main floor has a 12' X 24' garage and you can enter the home from the front door or through the garage mud room. You will reach the entry that is approximately 10 'X 5' leading you into a great room floor plan flow that has the kitchen with Island, dining room, great room with fireplace and access to the 13.5' X 10' deck for your entertaining. The master bedroom features a four piece ensuite and a walk in closet. There is also a 2 piece powder room for your guests. Downstairs, you will find a large family room with access to the back yard, the two other bedrooms, a four piece bathroom and a laundry area. Nearing completion, this home will be tastefully done by the builder with fine finishing throughout. 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
  • 872 HOWARD AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432213

    Main Photo: 872 HOWARD AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432213
    $448,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432213
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,036 sq. ft.
    Welcome to another wonderful family home design! This level entry walk out basement home has a desirable open concept floor plan which totals 2036 square feet. The master bedroom is conveniently on the main level of the home with two additional bedrooms on the lower level. The main floor has a 12' X 24' garage and you can enter the home from the front door or through the garage mud room. You will reach the entry that is approximately 10 'X 5' leading you into a great room floor plan flow that has the kitchen with Island, dining room, great room with fireplace and access to the 13.5' X 10' deck for your entertaining. The master bedroom features a four piece ensuite and a walk in closet. There is also a 2 piece powder room for your guests. Downstairs, you will find a large family room with access to the back yard, the two other bedrooms, a four piece bathroom and a laundry area. Nearing completion, this home will be tastefully done by the builder with fine finishing throughout. 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
  • 355 CAMBIE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432106

    Main Photo: 355 CAMBIE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432106
    $449,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432106
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,828 sq. ft.
    NO GST!!!! Beautiful 3 year old house has been very rarely occupied by the original owner. This home features an open concept kitchen that's great for entertaining. The main floor has a huge great room, half bath and a den! Upstairs has 3 bedrooms all with walk in closets and 2 bathrooms. This home is walking distance to all levels of schools and shopping. (id:2493) More details
    Justin Mangat of Homelife Benchmark Realty (Langley) Corp.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on October 23, 2017
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