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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  • 6207 WASHINGTON WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427709

    Main Photo: 6207 WASHINGTON WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427709
    $469,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427709
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,642 sq. ft.
    Bright and open North end home only minutes from schools, shopping and recreation. Gorgeous open kitchen with granite countertops and heated tile floor. Natural gas fireplace and oversized windows create a bright open feel. Luxuriously designed with hardwood floors. Massive master bedroom has a spacious walk-in closet as well as a fantastic ensuite complete with two sinks, oversized shower and your feet will love the heated tiles. The main bathroom boasts a extra deep soaker tub ideal for candlelight bubble baths. You'll appreciate all the extra storage space this home has as well as the convenience of having the laundry on the same level as the bedrooms. big double car garage and room in the driveway to park 2 cars. Quiet no-thru street in a low maintenance strata giving you the freedom to come and go by car or on foot. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 711 BEACH DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428279

    Main Photo: 711 BEACH DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428279
    $449,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    428279
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,536 sq. ft.
    Fantastic opportunity to get the ocean and mountain views and central location you always wanted, just minutes to everything. Open concept throughout and a very clever use of space. This Beach Estates classic is ready for a new owner. Bathed in sunlight most of the time this 3 or 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom rancher offers fantastic lifestyle options. Vaulted ceilings, original oak hardwood flooring, an abundance of windows and a fully landscaped yard. With a gas furnace, gas hotwater tank and RV parking the amenities are all here. The lot is level and offers mature, low maintenance landscaping that is what one would expect from this type of home. Situated on a corner lot. Development possibilities are possible as well. Don't wait. Measurements are taken from BC Assessments and should be verified if important. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 5611 MUGGIES WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428409

    Main Photo: 5611 MUGGIES WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428409
    $889,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    428409
    Bedrooms:
    5
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,893 sq. ft.
    OPEN HOUSE Saturday, August 5th 12-2. Beautiful and fully finished ocean view home in North Nanaimo. Quiet street with a spectacular 180 degree ocean view. This 5 bedroom plus den home is a perfect home for your family. Situated on a quiet street. There is a heat pump and 2 gas fireplaces. Custom window coverings as well as tinted windows upstairs. Brazilian hardwood floors and natural slate give a polished look to the house. Two decks to enjoy the view of the ocean as well as a covered deck to relax and enjoy the landscaped and fully fenced backyard. Great finishing throughout, all you need to do is move in! Spacious bedrooms throughout with 10 foot high ceilings upstairs make all the rooms feel even bigger. Main bathroom has been renovated. Open concept upstairs in the main living area. The kitchen has a large island with electrical service, an area for casual dining and entertaining or opening up to the formal dining area as well. Schools within walking distance. Easy to show! More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 5601 WESTDALE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429018

    Main Photo: 5601 WESTDALE ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429018
    $949,900
    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
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 6502 THYME PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429041

    Main Photo: 6502 THYME PLACE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429041
    $389,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    429041
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,387 sq. ft.
    This quiet, well maintained townhouse development in North Nanaimo has not only a great location, close to both levels of schools, shopping & recreation but offers affordability to those looking for a home with 3 bedrooms (the 3rd bedroom may be a den) 2 full bathrooms and a great west facing patio. The floor plan has such features as 9 ft ceilings through out, Craftsman style trim package, designer lighting, brushed nickel door handles, built in fireplace surround & mantle, lovely cabinets in the kitchen, complete with a large center island and a tile backsplash. One dog & one cat or 2 cats allowed-Rentals permitted. Dedicated owners have kept the property looking like new, and with a low strata fee this makes for a great investment or a fantastic chance to buy into an almost new home. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 6 HONEY DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427347

    Main Photo: 6 HONEY DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427347
    $48,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427347
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    768 sq. ft.
    Centrally located, easy to maintain, friendly park with quiet and affordable living offered in Ed's Mobile Home Park. 55+, small pet welcome, $440 per mont pad rental. More details
    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 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. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #16-2161 WALSH ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427715

    Main Photo: #16-2161 WALSH ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427715
    • Den
    $59,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427715
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    860 sq. ft.
    Completely renovated mobile home in quite Cedar Ridge Mobile Home Park for 55+. This home is bright and sunny with mountain views. This single wide mobile home offers 1 bedroom, 1 den and 1 bathroom. Some of many updates include completely renovated kitchen, newer flooring throughout, new windows, updated wiring and plumbing, newer deck, roof and hot water heater as well as a large new shed. This well looked after home is close to Cedar Village shopping mall. The perfect for anyone ready to downsize or retire in easy care living style. Affordable ownership awaits you! All measurements and data are approximate and should be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #27-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 421325

    Main Photo: #27-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 421325
    $78,987
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    421325
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    924 sq. ft.
    Looking for a quiet place to call home? This three bedroom mobile is in a 55+ park that allows pets. It is close to all amenities with Country Grocer and Rona only blocks away. Open concept kitchen and living room, just waiting for your updates. Nice yard space with a shop/shed and a covered porch. Come and have a look, this could be what you have been waiting for! More details
    Pemberton Holmes Ltd.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #2-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 423504

    Main Photo: #2-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 423504
    $84,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    423504
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    980 sq. ft.
    Hurry this one wont last! This well maintained home in Central Nanaimo is located in one of Nanaimo's most desirable 55+ mobile home parks. This 2 bedroom 1 bath modular home has been well maintained by the original owner. With updated electrical(2017) hot water tank (2014), and roof (2011) This home is move in ready. This bigger then average yard is well landscaped and looking for gardening ideas. This central location is walking distance to many amenities including parks, shopping malls, schools and restaurants. Verify all measurements if important. Park Rules upon request. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty Ladysmith
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #5205-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425946

    Main Photo: #5205-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425946
    $89,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    425946
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    408 sq. ft.
    Looking for a home for your student attending VIU? Look no further. This studio offers the perfect living space, low maintenance with all necessities, Full Kitchen, 4 piece bathroom, large storage unit, balcony and it is fully furnished. More details
    Coldwell Banker Slegg Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #5206-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425947

    Main Photo: #5206-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425947
    $89,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    425947
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    408 sq. ft.
    Looking for a home for your student attending VIU? Look no further. This studio offers the perfect living space, low maintenance with all necessities, Full Kitchen, 4 piece bathroom, large storage unit, balcony and it is fully furnished. More details
    Coldwell Banker Slegg Realty (Nan)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #131-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 426929

    Main Photo: #131-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 426929
    $93,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    426929
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    840 sq. ft.
    Nicely maintained 2 bedroom + studio in Sharman Park with many upgrades including new roof & gutters, all new windows, new flooring throughout, interior paint and baseboards & hot water tank . Great open layout in the living, dining area. The kitchen has a lovely backsplash and is well lit with large windows over the sink looking out onto the garden. There is plenty of cupboard space and a large pantry with a pretty etched glass door. The completely finished, heated studio area would be a wonderful place to do crafts, paint or just use as a home office. This home comes with a lovely garden area, garden shed and a comfortable covered patio for relaxing or entertaining. This move in ready home is a must see for anyone seeking a comfortable home with a small yard to enjoy. Sharman is a well run, 55+ Park and is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants & more. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #48-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427678

    Main Photo: #48-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427678
    $99,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427678
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,152 sq. ft.
    Welcome to CREST 1... A very well managed and maintained 55+ Park! Close to all amenities, such as Superstore, Transit and much more. This 3 bedroom, 1 bath home has been updated, with a bright white kitchen with new vinyl flooring with matching white appliances. Many windows in the living room give the space tons of light, and nice valley views with distant views of Mount Benson. New walk-in double shower recently installed. Covered deck off the kitchen is nice for morning coffee...You will find a great workshop at the back of the home, for projects or gardening..Don't miss out on this one!!! All measurements are approximate and may be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #5309-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427535

    Main Photo: #5309-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427535
    • 5309 is top corner
    • Living-Dining
    • View to breakfast nook
    • Bedroom
    $99,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427535
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    640 sq. ft.
    Top floor corner suite in Bowen Terrace! This 1 bedroom suite is farthest from Bowen Road so enjoys more quiet an privacy. It also has an extra S/E facing window in the dining area to capture the sunshine. It is in nice condition and ready for rental or to move in. Handy central location on bus route and a short walk to Buttertubs and Beban Parks. More details
    460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #1-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425981

    Main Photo: #1-6325 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 425981
    $99,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    425981
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,100 sq. ft.
    Two bedroom mobile home in Sharman Park. This home has a spacious master bedroom with ensuite, large back yard, covered deck area under carport. Walking distance to Superstore, Woodgrove Mall, medical offices, and many other north end amenities. No pets allowed, Age 55+ Park. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #65-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427891

    Main Photo: #65-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 427891
    $99,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    427891
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    607 sq. ft.
    Cute and compact tiny house! Ideal for one or even two persons and the pad rent will be $388/month upon purchase with no increase 'til April 2019. It is a well cared for home, has beautiful established landscaping and a nice private patio area. Everything you need is right here; two bedrooms, stacking washer & dryer, clubhouse for family gatherings and the close proximity to shopping make this an advantageous property. Your monthly costs could be as low as $900/month for affordable living. Crest Park is 55+ and allows 1 small pet. Measurements by Proper Measure. More details
    Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #46-2501 LABIEUX ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429252

    Main Photo: #46-2501 LABIEUX ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429252
    $110,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    429252
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,017 sq. ft.
    This 1017 Sq. Ft 2 bedroom manufactured home in Dogwood Village is as meticulous on the inside, as the grounds are around it. The current owner has extensively upgraded the home. The home has vinyl windows, laminate flooring in the dining room & living room, window blinds, the home is freshly painted, carpet in the master bedroom, skylight in the kitchen, and a new garden shed. Additional features of the home include the electric forced air furnace, dual bathroom sinks, covered porch plus open southern exposed area, laundry & large linen closet off the bathroom and full length closet in the master. Centrally located near shopping, Beban Park, Diver's Lake and the bus route. This is a 55+ park with no rentals, but pets are allowed with park approval. This very clean, well cared for home shows great. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #28-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428526

    Main Photo: #28-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 428526
    $114,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    428526
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,132 sq. ft.
    Nestled away in a quiet cul-de-sac in the Sea Breeze mobile home park in Chase River is this cozy 1132 sqft home with incredible outdoor space. Conveniently located within walking distance to Southgate's shopping plaza that includes Country Grocer, Rexall, Rona & many more amenities. You are also a short stroll away from walking along the Nanaimo River Sanctuary & off-leash dog area. This home offers bright open concept living with a cozy fireplace in the living area. Both the master & secondary bedroom share a large 4 piece main bathroom. The den is a generous size that includes its own 2 piece bath as well as access onto the covered deck area, an ideal space for extended family & guests. The home can be heated by both a high efficiency, electric convection system and an alternative propane system. The outside living area features a covered wood deck surrounded by lush landscaping, complete w shed storage. Ample parking space is an added bonus. All measurements & dimensions are approximate & should be verified if important. For more information visit www.IslandHomeGroup.com or call 250-585-2601 to schedule a viewing. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #3302-995 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429002

    Main Photo: #3302-995 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS® # 429002
    $119,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    429002
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    891 sq. ft.
    Spacious 2 bedroom 1 bathroom condo close to all local amenities. This 891 sqft condo has a fantastic open concept and boasts in natural lighting from the large balcony located just off the living room. Recent updates include new carpet, tile flooring, kitchen appliances and custom designer paint throughout. Rentals are allowed, along with one cat or one dog under 10kg. Located minutes from Buttertubs Marsh, Bowen Park, VIU, and the Nanaimo Aquatic Center. This condo is priced to sell, and would be ideal for a first time home buyer or one looking to purchase an investment property. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. More details
    RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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