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Dec. 6, 2019

6189 Parkwood Drive | $589,000 | Beautiful Large Rancher in Parkwood Estates

If you are looking for main level living with plenty of entertaining space and an open concept floor plan, this could be the home for you. Walking in you are greeted to a large open living room with beautiful hard wood flooring, a great kitchen with lots of cupboard and counter space, and a dining area great for a morning coffee or formal dining. With three large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a laundry/mud room, this 1728 sqft rancher also comes with a fabulous large fully fenced and landscaped back yard with a covered patio. There is a green space next door and a park across the street making it perfect for a growing family or someone looking to downsize. This home is located in North Nanaimo and is close to all major amenities, schools, shopping and recreation. 

Dec. 6, 2019

302 Holland Creek Place | $679,000 | Beautiful Ladysmith Family Home with Ocean Views

Welcome home to 302 Holland Creek Place. Located on quiet cul-de-sac, this gorgeous 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home features a spacious downstairs entry way leading into a bonus family room space, two spacious bedrooms, a bathroom, and access to the fully fenced back yard. Upstairs is an open concept floor plan with gorgeous flooring throughout, and a beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances, center island, and tons of cupboard and counter space. The living room has a natural gas fireplace and large windows to bring in the ocean views, and the dining space is perfect for the whole family. Access your large front deck and enjoy the mountain views with plenty of space for your BBQ. The main level of the home also includes the large master bedroom with ensuite and main bathroom. In a central location, this home is close to all major amenities, schools, shopping and the ocean.    

Dec. 3, 2019

428 Battie Drive | $699,900 | Stunning Ladysmith Home w/ Ocean & Mountain Views

Relax and entertain in this one of a kind spectacular home with vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring, sweeping ocean views, and open concept floor plan. Walking in you are greeted to a spacious entry way leading into your kitchen with tons of cupboard and counter space, a large living room with fireplace and access to the great front deck. There is another family room, a formal dining room, laundry room,main bathroom,and three great sized bedrooms, your master in its own private space including a walk in closet and en suite. Downstairs is the ultimate rec room, a third bathroom and an additional den space. Outside the entertaining space continues with an in ground pool and covered patio area that is fully fenced and private, additional shed storage space and tons of parking for your friends and family. In a quiet location in south Ladysmith, this home is just a short drive to all major amenities.


Nov. 29, 2019

6-1630 Crescent View Drive | $179000 | Updated Central Nanaimo Top Floor Condo

Located in a quiet neighbourhood close to Nanaimo Hospital, this spacious 2 bed/1 bath condo is perfect for a first-time home buyer or investor. The unit features a bright and open large living room, an updated kitchen with space for a dining area, and tons of cupboard and counter space. There are two gorgeous bedrooms, and an updated main bathroom which has the potential to add your personal touch. Outside the large deck showcases Mt Benson views, and is perfect for a BBQ, entertaining, or personal relaxing. The building features new carpet, paint, and railings and has plenty of bike storage and a shared storage space. It even comes with a free shared laundry room. One dog or one cat are allowed and there are no rental or age restrictions. In a great location close to amenities, schools, shopping, and restaurants, you won’t want to miss this incredible opportunity. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Nov. 21, 2019

2005 Mulligan Way Nanaimo | $549,900 | Stunning Home in Departure Bay Gated Community

Welcome home to 2005 Mulligan Way. This beautiful main level entry home of just over 3000 sqft., features 3 spacious bedrooms, 3 updated bathrooms, a great layout with plenty of space for entertaining, an open kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a gorgeous natural gas fireplace in the living room. With a family room, rec room, large windows, beautiful flooring and plenty of storage space, this home is a great opportunity that will not last long. Right off Nanaimo Golf Club, the complex also includes a private clubhouse, perfect for events, gatherings, and community functions.55+ Community with rentals allowed. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Nov. 21, 2019

3381 Cowichan Lake Road | $389,000 | Open Concept Rancher on 0.32 Acre Lot

Welcome to 3381 Cowichan Lake Road. This open concept, 1400 sqft rancher features 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, an open concept floor plan with two living rooms, a great galley kitchen with stainless steel appliances, large windows throughout and sits on over a 1/3 of an acre. Outside, you can enjoy a large deck and pool, the perfect space for that summer BBQ. There is even a detached workshop for all your projects, tools, and toys. One of the best features about this property is the R3 zoning which allows for a home-based business, a secondary suite, or start over and build a brand-new duplex. In a great location, this home is close to schools, parks, and is a short drive to downtown Duncan and all major amenities. 

Nov. 15, 2019

161 Summit Drive | $549,900 | Beautifully Maintained 4 Bedroom Home on Quiet Street in North Nanaimo

Welcome home. This beautifully maintained, 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom 3 level home is located in the picturesque neighbourhood of Long Lake Heights. A quiet & convenient location, just minutes from North Nanaimo amenities & walking distance to trails & the lake. As you enter you will notice the high-end finishing's, tons of natural light & plenty of space for the family or entertaining friends. You have a bright living room with a fireplace, large kitchen with shaker maple cabinets, separate dining room, eating nook & a bathroom on this level. Downstairs is a huge rec room, two large bedrooms (one with a walk-in closet), another bathroom & a spacious deck with your hot tub for those days when you just need to unwind. On the upper floor is a huge master bedroom with walk-in closet, spacious ensuite, another bedroom with ensuite & a large family room. You'll truly feel like this is your own personal oasis with the private forested back yard, 2 car garage and even a 5' crawl space. Measurements are approximate, verify if important.

Nov. 13, 2019

2180 Lark Crescent | $419,000 | Central Nanaimo Rancher on Large Lot

Situated on a large 9100 sqft lot, this two-bedroom, one-bathroom Rancher is located in the heart of Central Nanaimo. This level lot is fully fenced, perfect for pets, kids and is perfect for a gardener to make his or her oasis. As you walk in the front door you are greeted by a huge Great Room with big windows, with tons of natural light & a woodstove for those cold winter nights. Down the hall you have your galley style kitchen with tons of cupboard space, two good sized bedrooms and a 4-piece bathroom.  At the end of the hallway there is a large laundry/mud room with access to your single car garage that can also be used as a workshop for the handyperson of the family. Take in the views of Mount Benson from your private & spacious back yard. This one won’t last long! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.


Kyrstin Perez

Sims Real Estate Group Powered by eXp Realty


Nov. 13, 2019

6033 Leah Lane | $369,000 | Spacious North Nanaimo Townhome Close to Amenities

This meticulously maintained, 1177 sqft North Nanaimo townhome is located close to all amenities including Woodgrove Mall, restaurants and shops, and is move in ready. As you walk into this upper floor unit you will immediately notice the spacious, open concept floor plan with tons of natural light, fresh designer paint colours, beautifully designed kitchen with tons of cupboard space, tiled backsplash and breakfast bar. The living space has 9” ceilings with a lovely electric fireplace making this large space feel cozy. At the end of the hallway is your well thought out Master Bedroom that is large enough for all your furniture, has a 3-piece ensuite and a generous walk-in closet. Two more great sized bedrooms, a 4-piece bathroom, large deck for outdoor entertaining, stacked laundry, heat pump w/air conditioning make this unit a must see. Pets & rentals allowed. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.


Jason Simard *PREC

Sims Real Estate Group Powered by eXp Realty

120-256 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5B3


Nov. 5, 2019

SL D Tonnerre Way | $549,900 | Panoramic Ocean View Lot Perfect for Your Dream Home

Lot D, on top of Tonnerre Way, features stunning panoramic ocean and coastal mountain views with 180 degrees of the Winchelsea Islands and the Strait of Georgia, Sunshine Coast, Northshore Mountains and on a clear day Mt Baker, the Lions Gate Bridge & Vancouver.  It is the best view in the Foothills. This master planned subdivision is high end luxury building sites and includes 730 acres of designated park land and underground services already in place including water, sewer, and natural gas. If you are looking to build your dream home in an ideal location, this 0.30-acre lot is the place for you.  Surrounded by nature giving it a country feeling while still being a short distance away from all major amenities in North Nanaimo, you can enjoy both quiet and access from your new home. Don’t wait to start living the west coast lifestyle!