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.
Meticulously cared for, this lovely split level home centrally located in Pleasant Valley offers 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and just over 1600 sq. ft. of living space. As you enter the home you'll find a nice size living room that leads into the open plan kitchen/dining room/family room. The kitchen has been completely redone with brand new cabinets, counters and stainless steel appliances. A few steps down from the dining is the family room with natural gas fireplace. French doors off the dining room open up to your private backyard oasis, perfect for family bbq's. The stunning backyard is fully fenced, and even has a cute playhouse for the kids. Another bathroom, laundry and double car garage round out this level. Upstairs you will the find the spacious master bedroom with ensuite, 2 additional bedrooms and another nicely updated bathroom. Close to all levels of schools, Woodgrove Mall and restaurants, and located on a quiet street. Call for your appointment today. (id:2493)More details
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
Unbelievable value in desirable North Nanaimo! This stunning 3 bedroom, 3 bath home has a bright and beautiful open concept with 13 ft. vaulted ceilings in the main living areas. The kitchen has granite counters, stylish stone backsplash, stainless steel appliances and elegant tiled floors. There is a separate pantry for storage, and a large island. The living room has a beautiful natural stone fireplace and fir wood floors. The spacious master bedroom has a large walk-in closet and a 3 piece ensuite with stand up shower. Another bedroom and 4 piece bath finish off this level. Downstairs is another large bedroom, bonus storage/work out area and the laundry room with custom cabinets and separate laundry tub. There is a huge 2 car garage with built in shelves for plenty of storage. The backyard is peaceful, with a large patio for entertaining and is beautifully landscaped. All the main living areas have just been freshly painted with neutral colors. Call today to view! (id:2493)More details
Amazing opportunity to grow in this home. This 5 bedroom home is a very short walk to Coal Tyee Elementary. Built in 2001, the home has been upgraded and very well maintained buy this long time owner. 3 bedrooms on the upper and 2 more down offers you flexibility and exceptional value. The house is heated with a gas furnace and a efficient new heat pump. The main floor walks out to the private, level fenced rear yard. It is South facing making it an ideal space for family and large gatherings. The lower level has a generous guest room, a summer kitchen and a spacious private second bedroom, perfect for visiting guests, a B&B or even a nanny. Some of the many upgrades include the heat pump, new fencing, oak floors, modern lights fixtures and custom blinds. This quality of home is rare in this neighborhood. Book your showing today. Measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. (id:2493)More details
Situated across from Ecole Quarterway, this 10 unit strata complex is located close to groceries, shopping, restaurants, Bowen Park and other amenities. The main floor offers an ample sized living and dining room as well your own laundry room. For your convenience there's also a 2 piece bathroom. Upstairs there are 3 good sized bedrooms. This affordable 3 bedroom unit is ready for a refresh and at this price, there's lots of opportunity to add value through your sweat equity. This home is well suited to a growing family or investor. No rental restrictions. Pets allowed Call today to view this before it's gone. Measurements are approximate and must be verified by the buyer if important. (id:2493)More details
Enjoy this bright spacious top floor corner unit with 1bedroom and 9x11 den with a window which makes it perfect for an office or sleeping area. Off the Living room is the large deck which faces toward Mount Benson. This home is located in a great location and close to every aspect of city living in North Nanaimo. It is within walking distance to North Town Center Mall, Longwood Pub and many other fine eating establishments and Grocery stores. Just skip over to Oliver Woods Gymnasium for their drop in activities, and walk your dog through on the trails in the park nearby. The complex allows for small pets. There are many updates from kitchen cabinets and countertop updates to laminate flooring. The home comes with one parking stall, but another spot may be available through the strata. This home is ready for quick occupancy September 1st in time for university students. There is laundry in the building and is close to the elevator. There is a buyer agent available to assist you in your purchase, just text 250-618-2434 or 250-740-0884 Low strata fees at $209.23 just increased in June 2018. (id:2493)More details
This Impressive 2 bedroom 1 bathroom Condo with in suite laundry is centrally Located and sure to impress! This beautifully remodeled unit has a great layout and has been meticulously kept. This unit features newer solid maple stained Expresso kitchen cabinets, countertops, 12mm micro beveled laminate plank flooring, carpet, paint, casings, baseboards, electrical and plumbing fixtures, fully outfitted laundry room with new washer/dryer which is rare in this complex, a newer fridge, stove, dishwasher, and microwave hood fan. Both bedrooms are a good size and the complex allows rentals and pets. Do not miss out. (id:2493)More details
Looking to downsize, buying your first home or looking for an investment property? Look no further. Here's a well priced centrally located 2 bedroom corner unit. Conveniently within walking distance to Country Club Mall, restaurants and schools. Long Lake is just a short distance away. Close to bus route. This unit features new laminate flooring and a sunny south facing patio. There is a common laundry room in the building or if you prefer, this unit is plumbed for in-suite laundry. In-suite storage room, one parking space, secured entry and elevator are other features. This strata allows rentals and pets (1 cat or 1 dog). Please note that measurements are approximate and must be verified if important. (id:2493)More details
Location, Location, Location. 2 Bedroom/2 Bath Trailer located in the highly desirable 55+ Crest II Mobile Home Park. Ideally situated in the North End of Nanaimo you will find just a few steps from your front door all levels of amenities including bus routes, The Great Canadian Super Store, Starbucks, restaurants and much much more! This well appointed and meticulously kept trailer boasts a light filled kitchen with ample counterspace, built in sideboards in dinning room with glass fronted cabinetry, laundry room with front loading washer & dryer and master bedroom providing a walk-in closet and 3-piece ensuite with oversize walk-in-shower. Low maintenance yard with detached shed creates additional storage and large carport provides parking as well as the opportunity for a private covered patio space at the back. Trailers is heated/cooled by cost efficient heat pump. This home offers a carefree lifestyle in a quiet setting. All information should be verified if fundamental to purchase. (id:2493)More details
Looking for an excellent opportunity to own your own home or for a rental investment? This 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom townhome is centrally located and within walking distance to fantastic amenities, such as Country Grocer, bus routes & restaurants! This unit features a spacious, open concept living & dining room with bright windows. The kitchen offers stainless steel appliances and plenty of cupboard space. Completing this lovely home are two bedrooms, bathroom & laundry room located on the upper level. Rentals and small pets allowed. Call now to book your showing! (id:2493)More details
Located in the middle of the complex & backing onto the playground is this bright & sunny 2 level, 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhome. The main level features a galley kitchen with a separate dining area, a 2-piece bath & patio doors from the living room to the private fenced back patio. Upstairs are 2 large bedrooms, a 4-piece bath & an 11 X 3 storage room. Updates include some flooring, kitchen backsplash & extra soundproofing. This lovingly cared for home is situated in an ideal location, across from the University Mall, walking distance to Vancouver Island University & all levels of schools, bus routes, parks, the Nanaimo Ice Rink & the Aquatic Centre. The low strata fee makes this home affordable for investors, first time buyers & university students. Rentals & cats are allowed. The unit has one parking stall directly in front of it and there is open parking throughout the complex. All measurements are approximate & should be verified if important. For more information and 3D walkthrough, visit http://www.janandtom.com/43.php (id:2493)More details
Top floor corner unit. Perfect location only one block from shopping, schools and beautiful Long Lake for swimming. In-suite separate laundry room with built-in shelving for additional storage, slate tile and laminate flooring, and super clean. You'll love this tidy two bedroom condo in Uplands. Walk to everything you need or head for the bus stop only a block away. The galley style kitchen has plenty of counter space and flows into the good sized dining area that connects straight through into the bright living area. A partially covered patio area is a great spot to enjoy the outdoors. The strata even allows rentals and even a pet! This is the one you've been waiting to see. For more information contact Chris Crump at 250-591-4601. (id:2493)More details
Immediate Occupancy. Renovated and ready to move into! Here is a great opportunity to own this sharply priced 2 bedroom 1 bath condo on the third floor of Cavan Place, facing west, with a BIG balcony to enjoy the sunny exposure. This suite offers a spacious living and dining room area with sliding glass doors that lead to the living outdoor area. The kitchen has plenty of cabinets & counter space, the master bedroom is large and you will love the convenience of the in suite laundry. The bathtub was removed and a full five foot shower was installed.This well managed concrete and steel building offers a secured entrance and secured parking and is located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo within walking distance to the seaplane terminal 17 min to downtown. Vancouver, Port Place Mall, Convention Center, The Port Theatre & Swy-a-lana Lagoon Seawall and everything downtown Nanaimo has to offer. Meas approximate. No pets; rentals allowed. (id:2493)More details
Within walking distance of City centre. This 3 bedroom home offers affordable housing. Situated on a 66 by 122 foot lot with ocean view of the strait. The lane access allows for easy access to the fenced yard. The level grounds provide plenty of area for gardening. Its not prefect! But a great place to call home for a talented handyman. If that you....make your move. (id:2493)More details
Here is a wonderful opportunity to build sweat equity. This unit is ready for you to add your updates and build value. This three-bedroom, two bath home is perfect for a young family with a flat, fenced yard and easy access to the back through the kitchen on the main floor. Many of the major items have been updated including a 5-year-old roof and vinyl windows. This is a great location that is close to schools and the newly renovated University Village Mall with Starbucks, restaurants, groceries and more. Recent sale of similar, updated unit at $324,000. All Data and measurements are approximate. Must be verified if important. (id:2493)More details
The Willows Park mobile home park offers its 55 Plus residents some of the finest and safest living in Nanaimo. It is right next to the wonderful Morrell Sanctuary and just minutes away is wilderness at its best with tons of hiking trails. One of the 1st things you notice in the Park is the quietness and then the extreme tidiness. You'll be quickly taken by the carefully manicured yard, lovely pond with water spout, comforting gazebo, two workshops plus shed and a lean-to. In place is a very innovated watering system for the grounds. The back yard retreat is extra private and backs onto majestic treed area and is fully accessible. The design of the yard offers just the right amount of sunlight with the perfect corner to relax while in the shade. Heating & cooling by newer heat pump which is extremely efficient. Newer roof. The open kitchen shows beautifully with stainless appliances. Built-in china cabinet and room for a good size kitchen table. (id:2493)More details
Excellent opportunity to own this immaculate well loved 2 bedroom/2 bathroom home located in the very desirable "Valley Oak Estates," mobile home park! The interior is in perfect condition and has been well cared for by the original owners. There is an open concept layout with bedrooms on either side of the home, giving separation and privacy for you and your guests. There is also a secondary living space that can easily be turned into a third bedroom and a large storage room that can be tailored for your needs. The location is perfect, just seconds to Buttertubs Marsh walking trails, shopping amenities, and a quick walk to the Aquatic and Ice Center. This truly is a great place to call home! Book to view today! (id:2493)More details
Here is a wonderful opportunity to own an affordable half duplex on a no through road. This three-bedroom, two bath home is perfect for a young family with a flat, fenced yard and easy access to the back through the kitchen on the main floor. Many of the major items have been updated including a 5-year-old roof and vinyl windows. This is a great location that is close to schools and the newly renovated University Village Mall with Starbucks, restaurants, groceries and more. Recent sale of updated, similar unit at $324,000. All Data and measurements are approximate. Must be verified if important. (id:2493)More details
Don't miss this lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo centrally located and within walking distance to the waterfront and beautiful seawall! Close to many excellent amenities, including shopping, bus routes, parks & BC Ferry terminal. This upper level unit is ideal for first time home buyers or seniors and features a charming and open floor plan. The kitchen offers plenty cupboard space and opens into the well-sized living and dining area. The spacious master bedroom offers abundant closet space and 3pc ensuite. Highlights include the lovely covered balcony, in-suite laundry & storage room. This nicely maintained complex offers lush grounds and underwent major upgrades in 2008 which include new windows, roof, deck & siding and new interior paint. No rentals or pets allowed. (id:2493)More details
Lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo with distant ocean views. Big upgrades to this building, as well as new flooring, paint, stove, washer, dryer, and 2 new ceiling fens. Beautifully maintained unit is move in ready. Corner unit is preferred location in building. Living room has southern exposure with sliding doors to private balcony. Huge laundry in unit provides lots of storage, as well as many closets throughout, and extra storage area downstairs as well. Home is perfect for first time buyers, empty nesters, or retirees. Large bright kitchen. Centrally located building within walking distance of Nanaimo's famed waterfront. Also on bus routes. No pets, 2 only rental allowed, no age restriction. Please note all measurements are approximate and must be verified by buyer If important. (id:2493)More details
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