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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Active listings in Nanaimo

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  • 5601 WESTDALE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429018

    Main Photo: 5601 WESTDALE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429018
    $929,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    429018
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    3,342 sq. ft.
    Just 5 years old, and equipped with some amazing features. This 5 bedroom, 3342 sqft home is amazing. From the custom glass doors as you enter into the spacious foyer until you make it upstairs to the ocean view living room and deck you will surely be impressed with the finishing touches. 9 and 10 ft ceilings, matching quartz counters in all 4 bathrooms, the kitchen and the prep area. Floor to ceiling cabinets, open, flexible, floor plan with a redefined great room concept, 10ft center island, and a spacious master suite with a bright, serene ensuite bathroom. The oversized bedrooms on the main floor offer a "getaway" for the family. The lower level consists of a private, plumbed, private den, a 1 or 2 bedrooms suite - currently being used as a entertainment room with overhead projector and a custom wood bar. Engineered wood flooring throughout, heat pump, fully fenced yard and the ocean views. What more could you ask for. More details
    SHAWN MCDONALD and KRISTIN MCDONALD of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 2473 JINGLE POT ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430588

    Main Photo: 2473 JINGLE POT ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430588
    $789,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    430588
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,421 sq. ft.
    1.25 acre Mini estate in JinglePot. This beautiful property offers 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and an amazing valley view. This home is perfect for families looking for a rural setting. The home has been recently renovated and features a new kitchen, new flooring, updated bathrooms and a great family room in the lower level. The double garage is large, but the heated and over height workshop attached to it is another garage sized building again. Located just on the edge of the City limits gives you all the city services - sewer and water. No septic or well here. There are very few acreages like this available anymore, take advantage and act now. More details
    SHAWN MCDONALD and KRISTIN MCDONALD of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 5078 VISTA VIEW CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430652

    Main Photo: 5078 VISTA VIEW CRES in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430652
    $1,248,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    430652
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    3,385 sq. ft.
    Inside or Out you'll enjoy sweeping views, mesmerizing sunsets, passing cruise ships and marine wildlife from this elegant executive home located in prestigious Rocky Point, North Nanaimo. Discerning buyers will love this custom renovation; the stylish open floor plan is perfect for empty nesters offering all living on the main floor with guest quarters, office, exercise/sauna & media room downstairs. The stunning kitchen is a chefs dream & entertainers delight featuring white oak plank hardwood, granite counters, huge breakfast bar, ample cabinets & Jenn Air appliances. The Master Suite features a lavishly tiled 5pc ensuite complimented with marble accents, granite counter, heated tile floor & massive walk in dressing room/closet with built in cabinets. Large back view deck up, private patio down including newer (2014) hot tub. This beautiful home has been professionally renovated top to bottom; new roof 2016, gas furnace and A/C in 2014. Close to beaches, shopping, schools & all amenities. More details
    TERRI BEAUDOIN and SHAWN MCDONALD of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 4750 SPIRIT PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432173

    Main Photo: 4750 SPIRIT PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432173
    $534,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432173
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,522 sq. ft.
    Beautiful split level home located on a cul-de-sac in desirable Rocky Point in North Nanaimo. This home boasts vaulted ceilings on the main level which makes it feel bright and welcoming. The country style kitchen has loads of cabinet space as well as a pantry and an eating nook. You step down to the spacious family room with corner gas fireplace. A sliding glass door opens to the patio and beautiful parklike backyard. There is a 3 piece bathroom and laundry area on this level as well as a formal living room. On the second level, you will find the spacious master bedroom complete with walk-in closet, as well as 2 other bedrooms. A 4-piece bathroom with skylight complete the level. There is a double enclosed garage, and tons of storage in the crawl space. All data and information are approximate and should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    SHAWN MCDONALD and KRISTIN MCDONALD of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #33-61 12TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425099

    Main Photo: #33-61 12TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425099
    $54,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    425099
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    672 sq. ft.
    This bright and well maintained home offers 2 bedrooms including a master with large closet, 4 piece bathroom, small 2nd bedroom, kitchen with eating nook, and large living room with bay window for lots of natural light plus room for a small dining area. Recent updates include upgraded electrical work, roof maintenance in 2016, and upgraded water service to the home. The sellers also bought a $2,000 oil tank with a 25 year guarantee. The home is set in a well-established park close to Chase River Retail areas including walking distance to Country Grocer, dentist and veterinary offices, drug stores, restaurants, and Rona Home Improvement Center. You are also proximate to Duke Point Ferry, downtown Nanaimo, and Nanaimo Airport plus many parks, schools, and other amenities. 55+ park 2 small pets allowed with park approval, pad rent is $447. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    ROB GREY of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #106-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430884

    Main Photo: #106-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430884
    $69,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    430884
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    912 sq. ft.
    This quaint 2 bed, 1 bath home is located in the popular Seabreeze mobile home park. The home has a large covered deck and 16' x 8' addition which is great for storage or could be finished into a 3rd bedroom or den. There is newer flooring and the bathroom has had updates with a newer walk-in shower. This park is located close to grocery stores, shopping and restaurants with easy access to the highway. More details
    IAN HODSON of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #106-1359 CRANBERRY AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431823

    Main Photo: #106-1359 CRANBERRY AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431823
    $74,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431823
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    924 sq. ft.
    Great place to retire ! Do not miss this great 14 wide with new kitchen and updated windows , siding,and roof. We also feature a heat pump and walk in shower in main bathroom. Ensuite bathroom has walk in tub and shower. Carport and covered porch is ideal for those raining days. This is the perfect plan as bedrooms and bathrooms are located on each end of the home allowing for privacy. Two storage sheds are handy for all your extra belongings. Sunny Slope is an excellent 55+ park and will allow your family pet upon approval. It is on a bus line and very close to all aspects of shopping. Now is the time to make your move .Do not miss it . Call Clem Remillard at Royal Lepage Nanaimo Realty 250-753-7100 or toll free 1-800-377-4374. More details
    CLEM REMILLARD of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #9-1074 OLD VICTORIA ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431324

    Main Photo: #9-1074 OLD VICTORIA ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431324
    $85,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431324
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    816 sq. ft.
    Spacious bright open home in a well run, centrally located friendly 55+ park allowing for 2 small pets with approval. One bdrm and a bonus room that can easily be converted to a larger second bdrm. Updates include: siding, roof, plumbing, electrical, windows, new flooring throughout, trim, freshly painted, kitchen counter with built in dishwasher. The peak roof is constructed with engineered trusses and non-critter insulation. Siding is a custom Keystone grey log siding with 2.5" Styrofoam insulation making this mobile very energy efficient keeping it cozy in the winter with your wood stove and cool in the summer months. Large flat yard awaits your ideas with ample parking. Quick Possession Available More details
    KIM RHODES of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #20-1310 SPRUSTON ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431438

    Main Photo: #20-1310 SPRUSTON ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431438
    $88,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431438
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,248 sq. ft.
    Three bedroom 2 bath mobile home located in one of the few family oriented parks in the Nanaimo / Ladysmith area. Low pad fees. Pets okay with approval. This home offers many recent upgrades, including siding, windows, carpet in living room, lino in kitchen, and some updated plumbing and electrical. A large fenced backyard backs onto rural pasture land. All this offered at a great low price. More details
    CAROL WARKENTIN of RE/MAX Ocean Pointe Realty (LD)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #61-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431093

    Main Photo: #61-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431093
    $99,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431093
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    549 sq. ft.
    A cute and comfy home, lovely updates, great outdoor space to enjoy, and a fabulous location close to transit, shopping centres, and the endless shops and services of North Nanaimo. Everything you need for a happy life is here! Be sure to view this bright and delightful 549 sqft 2 Bed/1 Bath Rancher perfectly located in "Crest Mobile Home Estate Park", a quiet and well-maintained 55+ park that allows a small pet (with approval) and offers guest parking and an unbeatable walk-to-everything location in the Pleasant Valley subdivision of North Nanaimo. The easy care one-level layout includes a generously-sized Living Room featuring 5 windows for brightness and new durable laminate flooring that flows into a cute Kitchen with crisp white cabinetry and space for a small dining table. A replaced sliding glass door leads out to a new 212 sqft cedar sundeck, great outdoor living space that's perfect for enjoying a quiet morning coffee, a sunny afternoon of relaxation, or an evening of entertaining and barbecuing. Quietly tucked away at the back of the home is a good-sized Master Bedroom, while adjacent is a 4 pc Bath with laundry facilities. Completing the layout is an additional Bedroom that could be used as a Guest Room, a Hobby Room, a Den or Computer Room...whatever your needs may be! You're just steps away from The Real Canadian Superstore, Metral Station and several transit routes incl the main #50 Downtown/Woodgrove line. In addition it's an easy walk to Woodgrove Centre Shopping Mall, Longwood Station, Home Depot, Staples, a Movie Cineplex, and all the restaurants, coffee shops and services you will ever need! Superb extras and updates incl new vinyl windows, a fresh coat of interior paint, new light fixtures, some newer appliances, a heat pump, a 12' x 12' Storage Shed on a concrete pad that could be utilized as a shop for small projects, a 2 vehicle parking pad and more! It's a great place to live and a great place to love. See our website for details. More details
    CINDY ROBERTS and SUSAN FORREST of Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (PBO)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #51-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431017

    Main Photo: #51-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431017
    $105,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431017
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    933 sq. ft.
    There's room to roam in this airy 3-bdrm., 1-bath mobile in Seabird Community, but with a private fenced deck AND a large covered deck, chances are you'll spend as much time outside as in! You'll appreciate the vaulted ceiling in the kitchen, dining and living rooms; plenty of kitchen cabinets; the convenient car port; and having your own dedicated storage area. Easy access to the highway and minutes from Nanaimo airport. Call now to view, and this well-priced 933 sq. ft. opportunity could soon be yours. More details
    CAROL WARKENTIN of RE/MAX Ocean Pointe Realty (LD)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #44-2501 LABIEUX ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431142

    Main Photo: #44-2501 LABIEUX ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431142
    $109,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431142
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,269 sq. ft.
    Move in ready 4 bedroom 2 bathroom manufactured home situated in a quiet 55+ park located in central Nanaimo close to all amenities and located on a main bus route. Some of our favourite features of this 1,269 sqft home include the copious amounts of storage and the beautiful stone fireplace in the spacious living room. The kitchen has tons of cupboard/storage space. The yard has a patio with a raised garden bed, and great shed to store all your garden equipment & tools. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. More details
    KYRSTIN PEREZ and JASON SIMARD of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #122-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432074

    Main Photo: #122-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432074
    $110,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432074
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    988 sq. ft.
    BEST BUY in the park! Ocean views from the side deck of this mobile home in one of Nanaimo's best run parks and located at the end of the road make this a hot buy! At $110,000, you won't find a better priced unit. 2 smaller bedrooms were converted into one large one, so this is now a 2 bedroom, but could easily be made back into a 3 bedroom. The inside could use some updating but is certainly very liveable. The detached workshop at the back does not have power but it could be added. This mobile has just had an electrical inspection and everything is up to code. New roof this year on the home, porch & shed. Furnace has just been serviced & new bathroom flooring! Ready for new owners. All measurements are approx. and should be verified if important. To arrange a viewing, call your Realtor or Martin Velsen at 250-760-1253 or email martin@martinvelsen.com (id:2493) More details
    MARTIN VELSEN and HANS HENRIKSON of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #79-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431712

    Main Photo: #79-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431712
    $124,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431712
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,079 sq. ft.
    Corner lot unit in Petroglyph Mobile Home Park with main and lower driveway. This 1079 sq.ft. home has an open living area with a large kitchen featuring lots of cabinet and counter space for the chef in your home. The open living room has French doors out to the back/side patio and the home enjoys lots of additional light thanks to two skylights. The master bedroom at the back of the home has access to the main bathroom, acting as a cheater ensuite. The second bedroom and den add for extra space in the home for visitors and hobbies. Newer features include a ductless heat pump and front door both put in last year. The garden shed and crawl space are great for additional storage! For more information contact Danielle Armet or Brad Knight 250-591-4601 More details
    DANIELLE ARMET and BRAD KNIGHT of 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #88-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431254

    Main Photo: #88-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431254
    $128,800
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431254
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,248 sq. ft.
    IF YOU ARE truly "retired" then you simply "want things simply done". How's this for simple!! Shopping right next door, however, far enough away that you aren't bothered with noise. 2 bathrooms,and ............ shopping is Ezzzzy! Within minutes of 3 major shopping centers. Save $$$$ on gas, walking distance to bus stop and shops! Great for company visiting; You actually have 3 area's in which to sleep. 3rd area is the utility room which can double as a guest bedroom 11 x 6. Sharman Park. If measurements are important to you then please double check. More details
    RALPH GALER of Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #28-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432278

    Main Photo: #28-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432278
    $129,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432278
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    960 sq. ft.
    Completely renovated 3 bedroom modular home. Pet and Children friendly. $428 Pad Fee. Gorgeous inside and out. Fenced back yard. NEW; appliances, floors, paint, windows, decks, shed. 3 parking spots. If you can find a nicer unit than this ...buy it! (id:2493) More details
    DOUGLAS BELCHER of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 11 HONEY DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431282

    Main Photo: 11 HONEY DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 431282
    $134,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    431282
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,204 sq. ft.
    You will be pleasantly surprised at this gem of a home nestled into a centrally located park close to shopping, bus routes, downtown Nanaimo, and Vancouver Island University. Set back from the road this 1204sf home offers spacious room sizes, skylights, and 2 full bathrooms. You are greeted by a large living room with vaulted ceilings, separate dining area, and a roomy kitchen with a double corner sink and window; note also the naturally bright eating nook. The master is 16'8" x 11'3" with wall closet and 4 piece ensuite (with soaker tub). A 2nd bedroom and large laundry room with side door access are also featured. The home is well maintained with low maintenance vinyl siding, front porch, and lots of parking. 55+ park small dogs & cats allowed, Pad fee is $408. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. More details
    ROB GREY of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #25-61 12TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430644

    Main Photo: #25-61 12TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 430644
    $135,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    430644
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    924 sq. ft.
    This lovely well-maintained mobile home is wheelchair/scooter accessible and just a few steps from Southgate Mall on the same side of the road. This 2 Bedroom 1 bath is in desirable Brookdale Mobile Home Park. This 55+ Park allows small pets with park approval. Lovely skylights in the large kitchen and a breakfast bar make cooking enjoyable. Formal dining room with built in buffet, good sized living room with vaulted ceilings. Deck on front and back with wheelchair/scooter ramp for ease of access. Can even park an RV plus there is room for a garden! Call to see, easy to show. All measurements approximate, verify if deemed important. Call or text Dan Morris to book a viewing at 250-667-4585 or email at dan@danmorris.ca or www.danmorris.ca. Dan Morris Personal Real Estate Corporation The Dan Morris Real Estate Team. Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty Each office independently owned and operated. More details
    DAN MORRIS and NEIL ALDRIDGE of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #109-550 BRADLEY STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432226

    Main Photo: #109-550 BRADLEY STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432226
    $135,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432226
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    620 sq. ft.
    This bright ground floor unit features mainly laminate flooring throughout and shows well with some updating. This is a desirable building and units in it are usually in demand. The unit faces the quietest side of the complex and has some nice privacy. It comes with a separate storage locker and possible extra parking available. All measurement and data is approximate and to be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    MICHAEL PETERSON of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #409-550 BRADLEY STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432227

    Main Photo: #409-550 BRADLEY STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 432227
    $140,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    432227
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    620 sq. ft.
    This bright 4th floor unit features mainly carpeted flooring throughout and shows well with some updating. This is a desirable building and units in it are usually in demand. The unit faces the quietest side of the complex and has some nice privacy. It comes with a separate storage locker and possible extra parking available. All measurement and data is approximate and to be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    MICHAEL PETERSON of RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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