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 $450,000 - $500,000

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  • 2188 SALMON ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426609

    Main Photo: 2188 SALMON ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426609
    $489,500
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426609
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,579 sq. ft.
    Wonderful floor plan featuring 3 bedrooms, two full bathrooms including ensuite in the master. Over height ceilings, skylights and large windows bring in the natural light and give this home an airy an comfortable feel. There is a large bonus room over the garage for guests, art studio or media room. The living room offers a partially vaulted ceiling and large south facing window plus unique natural gas fireplace with live edge mantle. The generous size of the dining space is bonus as well. Cozy breakfast nook and large sperate pantry are great additions to the gourmet kitchen with corner sink, stainless steel fridge and dishwasher just 2 years old. Heat pump system will keep you cool in the summer and the in ground irrigation will take care of your private garden. The yard is level, private and offers some fruit trees, lovely landscaping, patio and pathways. There is some handy shelving in the garage and an inside stairway to the crawl space. More details
    Pemberton Holmes Ltd. (Dun)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 5034 HAMMOND BAY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426455

    Main Photo: 5034 HAMMOND BAY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426455
    $489,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426455
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,078 sq. ft.
    Minutes from the beach! Beautiful gourmet kitchen with lots of cabinets space, huge quartz island for the chef in the family. Open concept is perfect for entertaining friends and family. Spacious front entrance, large family room with patio and back yard access. 1/2 bath and full laundry room completes the main floor. Upstairs: Massive master bedroom with walk-in closet/full ensuite. Two additional spacious bedrooms with full bathroom. Vaulted staircase, Hot water on demand, ceramic tile, modern colours, quartz countertops in baths & kitchen, landscaped and in meticulous condition. Close to beach, bus routes, schools and all amenities. More details
    Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 1076 DUFFERIN CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426233

    Main Photo: 1076 DUFFERIN CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426233
    $499,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426233
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,950 sq. ft.
    Like new! this 3 year young family home offers something for the entire family. Great kitchen for the cook in the family, complete with quartz counter tops and built in hutch. Fabulous living room with features ceiling, fireplace and ease care wood style laminate, open with a separation toward the kitchen area. The main area features a fourth bedroom and large recreation area! Perfect area for a media room, comes complete with a fridge and stove, just bring the munchies! Would also be a great space for anyone with a family member with mobility issues.The property comes fully fenced with side walks to your entrances, landscaped and concrete driveway. Best of all the design of the home is so versatile that it would work great for everyone! With the convenience of shopping, minutes to ferries, and the hospital just around the corner. Zoning permitted uses include B&B and Boarding rooms of course regulations apply, however simple. Make your appointment today for viewing. More details
    Century 21 Harbour Realty Ltd.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 2420 COSGROVE CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426303

    Main Photo: 2420 COSGROVE CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426303
    $499,800
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426303
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    3,242 sq. ft.
    Brand new roof ,Departure Bay 3242sqft, 5 bedroom 4 full bathrm home.Close to Departure Bay Ferry, the Nanaimo Golf Club & shopping at Brooks Landing., this home is perfect for the extended family or investors.All Measurements approximate; verify if important More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 6299 BRICKYARD ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426508

    Main Photo: 6299 BRICKYARD ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426508
    $499,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426508
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,585 sq. ft.
    Beautifully maintained ocean view rancher in prestigious Eagle Point. This elegant, move-in ready home is located on a corner lot in Nanaimo's desirable north end. A short distance to some of the city's best beaches, parks, transit & shopping, this bright & spacious home is fully fenced & features many upgrades throughout including: a newer roof, newer Valor high-efficiency natural gas fireplace, granite countertops, marble tile floors in bathrooms, tile in the kitchen, new lighting & new interior paint. With oak hardwood floors throughout, skylights, coved ceilings & wainscoting, this home is an entertainer's dream. A built-in vacuum makes life easy, while the double garage & heated crawl space with up to 6' ceilings allows for ample storage. Enjoy the afternoon sun from the low maintenance, ocean view backyard that includes a garden shed, or add a pre-approved accessory building up to 13% of the lot coverage. Priced below assessed value, this gorgeous home will not last long. Call or email Sean McLintock (toll free 1-866-895-3289 or email sean@coopermclintock.com) for additional information about this property. For more details please visit www.coopermclintock.com. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 3367 ROCK CITY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426568

    Main Photo: 3367 ROCK CITY ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS(r) # 426568
    • Downstairs Kitchen
    • Downstairs Livingroom
    • Downstairs Bedroom
    • Downstairs Bath
    $499,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426568
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,055 sq. ft.
    Located close to bus routes, shopping and all levels of schooling, this is a great family home in a central area. The curb appeal is the first thing that will grab you. New wood stairs, double doors and wood accents make this home stand out as you drive up. Inside the main level has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (one a 2pc ensuite), kitchen with tile back splash, dining room and living room with gas fireplace. Downstairs there is an in-law suite with one bedroom, 4pc ensuite and living room with another gas fireplace. The lower level is finished off with the laundry and one car garage (that has extra storage and work shop area). If you enjoy the outdoors this home has a large tiered deck, for family BBQ's, that walks out to a wonderful back yard area waiting for your ideas. Some extras are, updated wiring for a hot tub, sprinkler system, new roof and new stairs at the front of the home. Come and see all this home has to offer you. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on June 28, 2017
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