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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  • 6220 WASHINGTON WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439723

    Main Photo: 6220 WASHINGTON WAY in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439723
    $549,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    439723
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,961 sq. ft.
    This 10 year old architecturally designed free standing patio home offers a bright, open floor plan complete with a main floor master bedroom! No stairs for day to day living. The open kitchen with granite countertops, dark stained maple cabinets, and stainless steel appliances and laundry is also located on this main level. The master bedroom offers a 5 piece ensuite complete with dual sinks, walk-in shower and soaker tub. On the upper floor are 2 additional bedrooms and open air family room. There are heated tile floors in kitchen & bathroom, hardwood flooring in the halls & living areas and as a bonus there are 9 ft ceilings from foyer to formal dining room with 18' ceilings in the main living room and a full double garage with crawl space access. Oversized, west facing windows bring in an amazing amount of natural light. This empty nest/down sizing home is centrally located in North Nanaimo close to shopping, schools & bus routes. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 4813 BRIDGEWOOD CLOSE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440314

    Main Photo: 4813 BRIDGEWOOD CLOSE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440314
    $559,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    440314
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,068 sq. ft.
    Privately tucked away in a quiet wooded hide away in Rocky Point, close to parks, walking trails and the beach front parks, this spacious 4 bedroom 2 bath, executive townhouse is absolutely outstanding in every detail. The Woodbridge complex was expertly completed by Ira Lewis Construction and is resplendent with fir flooring, natural stone fireplace, granite counter tops, slate entrance tiles, transom windows, wood cabinetry and precision finish & trim. This main level entry home opens to a true great room with access to deck overlooking a green space. The main floor offers 3 bedrooms, including the master with a bright ensuite. The lower level has a bedroom and a family room with another fireplace in custom cabinet, a covered patio and a heated crawlspace for storage. Some of the new features include- all new appliances(gas range) and kitchen organizers, new plumbing fixtures, efficient programmable thermostats, blinds, new hardwood (Acacia) in lieu of carpet, and much more. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • 5287 TOMS TURNABOUT in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442099

    Main Photo: 5287 TOMS TURNABOUT in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442099
    $459,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    442099
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,087 sq. ft.
    This North Nanaimo townhouse offers 3/4 bedrooms, ocean view, an extremely private rear patio, ocean view decks, Maple kitchen and over 2000 sqft of living space. The home is located just minutes to Hammond Bay beaches and North Nanaimo schools. With no strata fees and a low maintenance yard this is a real gem. The current owner has installed mini split heat pumps for efficient heating and the bonus is air conditioning. The house also has an amazing ocean view from the front of the house, from within the solarium. The master bedroom has sliding doors to an oasis of a private patio. The lower level could be used as a home office, or a small in home business as it has as separate entry. This home offers tremendous value in today's market. Don't wait. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #15-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439092

    Main Photo: #15-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439092
    $34,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    439092
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    744 sq. ft.
    Looking for a chance to build some sweat equity? Then do not miss this Handyman Special!!!! You have good bones to work with and can make it to you own choice to keep it as 3 bedrooms or two larger ones. Great affordable park close to all amenities . Now is the time to start your project or move in and slowly fix it up as you go. Here is your chance!!! Affordable living at it best. Original owner raised the family here in this comfortable home . Bring your ideas ! This is a 55 plus park and one small pet allowed. For more information call Clem Remillard at Royal Lepage Nanaimo Realty 250 616-6759 (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #1-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442047

    Main Photo: #1-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442047
    $69,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    442047
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    672 sq. ft.
    Here is your chance to get into the housing market! This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom mobile has been tastefully updated and is move in ready. The main living area is spacious and inviting with new carpet in the living room, updated maple cabinets, counter tops and tiled backsplash and flooring in the kitchen and dining area. The hall and master bedroom with large closet have hardwood floors and the updated bathroom features a walk in shower. The home also enjoys newer vinyl windows, fresh paint, updated plumbing, updated electrical, updated vinyl siding, an enclosed sun porch and a covered deck. Situated in a private location the yard is ideal for gardening and has a fish pond. The park allows a pet with approval and the age limit is 19! All measurements approximate, if important Buyer to verify. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #30-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441772

    Main Photo: #30-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441772
    $69,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    441772
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    756 sq. ft.
    Quiet park, many updates & Mt. Benson views! Located on a flat yard in a well maintained senior oriented park. Bring your small pets too, upon Park approval! Great value with little work left! Situated near shopping at University Village & close to downtown. Enjoy views of Mt Benson in any weather from the covered front deck! All windows have been replaced to energy efficient vinyl & new electric baseboard heaters installed. New laminate floors in the open concept kitchen/dining room changing to cozy carpet in the naturally lit living room. Neutral paint & updated trim refresh the walls & ceilings - minor finishing needed. Kitchen has a gas stove & the layout would support a small island if desired! The bedrooms are cozy but include new carpet & are separated by the bathroom. The bathroom is modernized with a walk-in shower, extra cabinets & stylish pendant lighting. The laundry room has a utility sink & exterior door access. Schedule your showing today! All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. Contact Mandy Colford with Re/Max Nanaimo for more information 250-668-3633. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #57-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440223

    Main Photo: #57-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440223
    $69,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    440223
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    528 sq. ft.
    Move in ready and priced to sell fast. This one bedroom single-wide modular has been so well looked after. Clean, bright and ready for the next lucky owner. Large main bedroom and freshly renovated bathroom will impress you. Private deck to enjoy your morning coffee and a beautifully landscaped yard makes living here a year round enjoyment. Tidy and welcoming entry way and small storage room just makes this home so efficient and a joy to own. Short walk or shorter drive to grocery store, restaurants and more. Pets allowed here and it is not a 55+ park. Don't wait too long. Cheap cheap taxes and affordable pad fee. A great purchase. For more information contact Chris Crump 250-591-4601 (id:2493) More details
    Listed by 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #69-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438469

    Main Photo: #69-3449 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438469
    $84,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    438469
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    958 sq. ft.
    SOLD (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Ocean Pointe Realty (LD)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #13-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442101

    Main Photo: #13-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442101
    $89,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    442101
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    826 sq. ft.
    Enjoy ocean views from this open concept home or feel the ocean breeze year round on the spacious fully covered deck! Petroglyph Mobile Home Park is 19+ (adult oriented) & allows big pets (upon park approval). No rentals are permitted. Situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, this 2 bedroom 1 bathroom mobile benefits from updates such as laminate floors, new bedroom carpet, lighting & a 5 year young efficient oil furnace. The living room is spacious & naturally bright. A centralized kitchen has lots of storage plus an abundance of counterspace added by an island with eating bar. A quality addition has created a large dining room with built-in seating plus a separate laundry/storage room. Each bedroom is situated on opposite ends of the home, with a cheater door to the bathroom from the master. The bathroom has a newer tub & tub surround with a modern showerhead & vanity storage. A shed is included as well as mature landscaping & arbor! Contact Mandy Colford with Re/Max of Nanaimo at 250-668-3633 for more details. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #52-3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441758

    Main Photo: #52-3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441758
    $95,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    441758
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,144 sq. ft.
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    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #21-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439397

    Main Photo: #21-6245 METRAL DRIVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439397
    $114,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    439397
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    994 sq. ft.
    Welcome to #21 in the ever popular Crest 1. Affordable 55+ adult living awaits you in this very well managed park that allows 1 small pet. This lovely 2 bedroom, 1 bath home has everything that you need including lots of windows letting in tons of natural light and an open and inviting entrance. A spacious kitchen with with a side island has loads of cupboard space for all your kitchenesque things! When it gets too warm, there is even air conditioning to keep you cool. A covered carport with an extra parking space gives room for your vehicles. Completing your new home is a spacious side & back yard that is just waiting to host some BBQ's! (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #8-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442370

    Main Photo: #8-80 5TH STREET in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442370
    $125,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    442370
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    1,056 sq. ft.
    This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom mobile home is located in arguably the best location in the 55+ Mountain View Mobile Home Park of South Nanaimo. Clean and well-maintained, this home boasts an updated kitchen, laminate flooring, thermal windows, 2 new decks, beautiful landscaping, tons of parking, a view of the mountains and so much more. If you are looking for a move-in ready home, in a peaceful setting that allows pets, this may be the place for you! All measurements approximate, please verify if deemed important. Call Dan Morris at 250-667-4585 to arrange a showing or visit www.danmorris.ca to learn more or email dan@danmorris.ca Dan Morris Personal Real Estate Corporation The Dan Morris Real Estate Team. Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty Each office independently owned and operated (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #4-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438024

    Main Photo: #4-1000 CHASE RIVER ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 438024
    $128,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    438024
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,066 sq. ft.
    Enjoy panoramic ocean views and gorgeous sunsets in this cheery home overlooking the Nanaimo harbour. A rare find, this double-wide has a great layout with three bedrooms and two baths, including an ensuite. An affordable alternative to a single family home, it's a great space for retirees or first-time homeowners looking to put down some roots in a quiet space. Well looked after, this home has a brand new hot water tank and furnace for higher efficiency and long-term savings. The lot is extremely private, fully fenced and the home features a wraparound deck, great for entertaining friends. Located close to transportation connections, but set back in a quiet park, this home is just minutes from downtown or Southgate Plaza. All the amenities you could need are easily accessible, including Country Grocer, pharmacies, restaurants, and a bus stop for Nanaimo and Cedar service. All measurements & data approximate. Verify if important. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #57-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440091

    Main Photo: #57-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440091
    $129,999
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    440091
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,040 sq. ft.
    Strolling around the front and back yards you will find beautiful gardens, refreshing shade, a fenced back yard and plenty of sun to enjoy the sounds of birds and wildlife at the marshes, rivers, and trails all around this bountiful location. Being less than a kilometer away from a shopping plaza, grocer, bank and many other businesses, errands and conveniences will be a breeze; Sea Breeze is a hidden gem with on site Management and close to emergency response as well as main highway routes. After enjoying the yards or scenery, tinkering in the covered carport, covered deck, or either of the sheds, a comfortable home is what you will find. This 1983 mobile has been updated and improved to hold 3 bedrooms, 2 large 4 pc bathrooms, an open concept kitchen, a sitting bar, walk-in pantry/laundry room, and a bright living room. The master bedroom includes a walk in closet as well as a linen closet, and a 4pc ensuite. The south bedroom has its own entrance from outside and small deck too! The floors are new throughout other than one bedroom and the washrooms. New Roof, ceilings, trim, baseboards, paint, toilets, light fixtures, vinyl siding, re built forced air oil furnace, a bricked patio with a covered gazebo and so much more! This hardy diamond still requires some polishing but, is move-in ready and waiting for you to call it home. You have to see it to appreciate it, then mine through your dreams, and propose a future for yourself with this diamond in the rough. Showings welcomed by appointment. Call: Darren McGee to book your opportunity. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #5304-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439988

    Main Photo: #5304-999 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439988
    $133,500
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    439988
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    690 sq. ft.
    Lovely green and private view from this 1 bedroom suite on top floor. Large living with walk-out to the deck. Ergonomic kitchen with nice eating area to enjoy the view. 4-pc bath has newer tub and surround. The master bedroom also enjoys the view and has a good-sized closet. Ceramic tiled flooring through the kitchen, hall and bath. And there is a storage room right in the suite. The strata fee includes heat. Rentals allowed. One dog or one cat allowed. This home is ideal whether you want or invest or nest. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #1206-1097 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439579

    Main Photo: #1206-1097 BOWEN ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 439579
    • Located on a bus route
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    • Near Bowen Park
    $134,000
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    439579
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    677 sq. ft.
    There is excellent value in this one bedroom centrally located condo. The complex has no age limits, welcomes small pets with restrictions and allows rentals. The property would work well for a first time buyer or for students as VIU is close by. If you are looking for an investment, there is a long term tenant already in place. This second floor unit features a covered balcony, storage room, good sized living room and galley kitchen with adjoining dining area. Across the road is beautiful Bowen Park with its picnic shelters, playground, recreation centre, pool and a wide selection of outdoor activities. The complex is well situated on a bus route and within walking distance to restaurants, shopping and downtown amenities. On realtor.ca click the icons above for video, floor plans & more, or visit MillerRealEstate.com. All data and measurements are approximate and must be verified if fundamental. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #7-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441086

    Main Photo: #7-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441086
    $134,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    441086
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    894 sq. ft.
    This could be the ideal location at Seabreeze Park. Backing on Wexford Creek it offers complete privacy that is so rare in a park setting. The back yard includes a covered deck for year round comfort and a convenient storage shed. The home has had numerous updates including paint and the appliances are near new also. An oversize master bedroom and a beautiful 4 piece bathroom make this a perfect place to call home. The large windows in the living room and propane fireplace make this the place to relax. Seabreeze Park is walking distance of Country Grocer, Buckerfields, Rona and Tim Hortons. Easy to show on short notice quick possession available. All measurements are approximate please verify if important. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #49-971 DOUGLAS AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442086

    Main Photo: #49-971 DOUGLAS AVE in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 442086
    $144,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    442086
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    926 sq. ft.
    "AS NEW MOBILE" In centrally located Parklane Mobile Home Park (pet friendly, no age restrictions). Home is in beautiful condition with 2 bedrooms (1 at each end), 2 bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, wood floors, all in a spacious open plan. The unusually large yard is fenced and includes a big storage shed, and a large wooden sun deck. Situated just minutes from schools and shopping, yet in a quiet residential area. This home has been well cared for and looks like it just came out of the factory. Call Greg or Ron today for more info or to view 250-245-2252. www.vanislandrealtor.com (id:2493) More details
    Listed by Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty Ladysmith
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #4-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440505

    Main Photo: #4-25 MAKI ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 440505
    $145,500
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    440505
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    980 sq. ft.
    Well maintained and updated mobile in Seabreeze park. Tucked away on the end of a no thru road, this southern exposure pad offers a park like setting overlooking the Chase River Estuary. The yard features two raised garden beds, and a trellis with two types of grapes. A great patio offers views of the water and wildlife. Inside, the unit has new carpet in the second bedroom, and newer laminate flooring throughout. The master is well sized with a walk in closet and 3 piece en suite. Skylights in the main area and washroom provide lots of natural light. Updated appliances, including a brand new dishwasher, make this unit move in ready! This bright and well finished home offers lots of storage, with a storage/workshop inside and a large shed in the yard. For more information contact Jim Stewart or Robyn Hewer at 250-591-4601. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by 460 Realty Inc.
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
  • #3-3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441000

    Main Photo: #3-3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO: House for sale : MLS®# 441000
    $149,900
    Single Family
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    441000
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,440 sq. ft.
    Renovated 1440 s.f. with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and a Family Room! Allows pets and children. This spacious home has completely renovated kitchen and bathrooms (Everything Replaced), updated appliance and paint, vaulted ceilings, master bath with shower, new roof in 2010, a family room and living room, a nice deck and back yard. It is a very nice open layout. What else could you ask for! Book a showing now before it is gone. Pad fee $491. All data and measurements are approximate Buyers should verify if important.24 hrs notice please. (id:2493) More details
    Listed by RE/MAX Of Nanaimo
    SHAWN MCDONALD
    Kristin McDonald
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