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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  • 379 BLACK DIAMOND DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433235

    Main Photo: 379 BLACK DIAMOND DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433235
    $460,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433235
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,426 sq. ft.
    Great location - Easy walk to aquatic & ice centre, VIU. Parkway access. Many updates - thermal windows, some flooring, new appliances, decking, main bathroom updates, new hot water tank, and more. 2 bdrm authorized suite. (id:2493) More details
    JANET BUTCHER of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 1066 SHELBY ANN AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433142

    Main Photo: 1066 SHELBY ANN AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433142
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    $485,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433142
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    2,140 sq. ft.
    Construction has started on this 3 level detached half duplex in South Nanaimo. Some of the features of this home include 3 bedrooms plus a den, 4 bathrooms, flex room & rec room. Plenty of room for the whole family, this home is in a great location, close to schools, bus, shopping and all amenities. (id:2493) More details
    JEFF KING of Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 462 DIAMOND BLVD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433232

    Main Photo: 462 DIAMOND BLVD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 433232
    $489,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    433232
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,134 sq. ft.
    Here is a great opportunity to own a family home in a quiet cul-de-sac. This 4 bedrooms 2 bathroom home has been tastefully renovated and move in ready. An added bonus is the self contained 1 bedrooms suite (could be 2 easily).Upstairs hosts updated laminate flooring new trim and a new kitchen. The kitchen is open to the dining room and walks out the the deck overlooking the yard. The living room has a newer woodstove insert and heats the home quick and economically. There are also 2 bedrooms a renovated bathroom and laundry up. Downstairs has 2 bedrooms (one for the suite and one for the main living) a large great room with wonderful kitchen layout, separate laundry and a renovated bathroom. An added bonus is the huge 35x18'9 garage. Other features include: Vinyl windows, natural gas furnace, new pot lighting and a new electrical service. For more information contact Phil Gonyer 250-591-4601 (id:2493) More details
    PHILLIP GONYER of 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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Listing information last updated on November 20, 2017
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