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March 27, 2020

1015 Collier Place | $219,900 | Bright & Open Mobile Home w/ Garden Oasis

Accepted Offer. Welcome to Willow Mobile Home Park. This gorgeous mobile home features 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 2 living rooms. The U-shaped kitchen has new counter tops and tons of cupboard space and leads into an eating nook with a wall of windows to bring in the view of the backyard and the natural light.  There is an in-home workshop, plenty of storage, 1400 sqft of living space, and you can enjoy both indoor and outdoor living with a huge fully fenced garden oasis, the perfect place for a good book, cup of coffee or gardening. Located in the University District, it is walking distance to Colliery Dam, and a short distance to all major amenities. Pets Allowed. Don’t miss the opportunity to have it all. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important. 

March 26, 2020

6089 Garside Road | $549,900 | Lake View Rancher in Beautiful Lakeside Estates Neighbourhood

If you are looking for a quiet neighbourhood with Brannen Lake views and access and main level living for any age, this great home could be the one for you! With 1386 sqft of living space, this 2 bedroom + Den (3rd bedroom), 2 bathroom home features a spacious kitchen with tons of cupboard and counter space with a breakfast nook, a great place to enjoy the morning coffee and lake views. There is a formal dining area great for the family dinners, a den with natural gas fireplace and the main living room, a master bedroom with three-piece ensuite, and a low maintenance yard to provide outdoor entertaining all year round. With a double garage, you can have multiple vehicles and that extra storage space. Located on a quiet street in Pleasant Valley, this home comes with private beach access, multiple lake views, is close to the E&N Trail, and all North Nanaimo major amenities including Woodgrove Mall, Pleasant Valley Elementary, shopping, and restaurants. Don’t wait to check this one out and start enjoying lakeside living. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 19, 2020

80 Colwell Road | $799,900 | Gorgeous Private Acreage Home in Extension w/ Huge Workshop

Welcome to Extension. This gorgeous home sits on 2.7 Acres and has a huge workshop. Custom built in 2003, this main level entry home has 5 spacious bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and is just over 2800 sqft with beautiful bamboo hardwood flooring throughout and a perfect open concept floor plan with vaulted ceilings for those who love to entertain. The partially covered deck makes indoor or outdoor living a breeze. The stunning kitchen features maple shaker cabinets, a large island and recently updated stainless steel appliances. Upstairs is the huge master suite with ensuite, walk in closet and access to the Hot Tub, as well as two other great sized bedrooms and a great main bathroom. Downstairs is the large family room, 2 other bedrooms, 2 storage rooms, another bathroom and access to the massive back yard. There is also a double garage, perfect for your vehicles. Not to be forgotten is the huge shop, the place for your tools, toys, bikes, more vehicles, you name it. It even comes with a kitchen, wood stove and full bathroom. This is acreage living at its finest while still enjoying the proximity to city amenities. Just a short walk to the Nanaimo river, or you can be downtown in less than 15 mins. Don’t miss your chance to have it all! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 19, 2020

6586 Nathan Road | $593,000 | Spectacular Pleasant Valley Home on Quiet Street

Welcome to Pleasant Valley. This great neighbourhood is situated in North Nanaimo and is close to all major amenities including Woodgrove Mall, Costco, Superstore, Pleasant Valley Elementary, Brannen Lake, North Town Centre, Longwood Station and much more. Enjoy living in a great family-oriented location on Nathan Road. This gorgeous 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home comes with a summer kitchen, the potential for a 1 bedroom suite or extra family space. The home features a great floor plan with open living room with fireplace and dining room, a great place for the family to relax and enjoy a holiday dinner. The kitchen is spacious and has stainless steel appliances, a great island, silestone counters, tons of cupboard and counter space, and access to the back deck. Downstairs is a large family room with kitchen area, the 4th bedroom, and access to a large covered deck. Outside you can enjoy a double garage, a low maintenance fully fenced back yard, and a park just around the corner for your kids. Don’t wait to check out this amazing home and live in one of Nanaimo’s most sought-after areas. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 16, 2020

291 Black Diamond Drive | $499,900 | Gorgeous Renovated Family Home in University District w/ In Law Suite!

Looking for a great family home with plenty of space, updates and a suite for the in laws? Welcome to Black Diamond Drive. This could be the home you have been waiting for! Walking in, you are greeted to a split-level entry with upstairs being the main living room with large windows, a gorgeous wood fireplace and new designer paint. The dining room is a great place for all the family dinners or to have friends over, and it leads out onto the spacious and fabulous back deck. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and tons of cupboard and counter space and there is new flooring throughout the entire home. Down the hall you will find three great sized bedrooms, the master including a walk in closet and 2 piece ensuite, and the main bathroom. Downstairs is the in law suite with an open floor plan, new bathroom and own fireplace. Being so close to the university, it could be ideal for extra income. Outside you can enjoy a single garage for all your tools and storage needs, a long flat driveway for multiple vehicles, and large fully fenced yard with new fencing, great for those summer BBQs, kids play space, or indoor/outdoor entertaining. In a central and ideal location, this home is close to all major amenities, downtown, VIU, NDSS, the aquatic centre, ice rink, University Village and so much more. Don’t wait to check it out! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 13, 2020

12-5854 Turner Road | $189,900 | Lovely Renovated Mobile Home in Woodgrove Estates

Welcome to this lovely two bedroom, two bathroom home in the ever popular Woodgrove Estates MNP. Over 930 sqft of living space awaits you when entering your home through the covered deck & patio area. Walking in you are greeted with an open concept living room, tasteful paint colors, crown moldings and modern charm. This home was totally renovated in 2007 and has been very well maintained ever since. The spacious kitchen & dining area is roomy with lots of natural light and good cupboard and counter space. Outside you can enjoy the covered deck to host your family and friends, a fully fenced yard with a storage shed, nice landscaping and parking for 2 vehicles. Located in North Nanaimo and close to all major amenities, this 55+ park could be your new home. Msmts are approx., please verify if important. Pets with approval.

March 13, 2020

631 Sixth Street | $495,000 | Spectacular University District Family Home w/ In Law Suite

This amazing property is one you will not want to miss! Located in the University District, this 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home features a great in law suite, an open living room with beautiful high end flooring and a built in entertainment centre, crown molding, tons of natural light, a large kitchen with tons of cupboard and counter space, and a breakfast nook with views of your back yard. There are two bedrooms upstairs with a new renovated main bathroom. Downstairs are two bedrooms, a large living area, and separate laundry for the suite. Entertain inside or out with French doors leading out to your spacious deck and huge fully fenced back yard. There is plenty of space for your summer BBQs, kids to play, or lawn games on this almost 10000 sqft lot. RV Parking, boat parking, and a detached work shop for all your tools and toys, being close to VIU, shopping, downtown, the Aquatic Centre, schools, parks, and all major amenities, make this location a great place to put down roots. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 11, 2020

1-973 Hecate Street | $339,000 | Beautiful Corner Townhouse in Old City

This gorgeous three bedroom, three bathroom townhouse is a corner unit with 1354 sqft of living space. This unit features beautiful laminate flooring throughout the main level with a large living room and dining room, a kitchen with tons of cupboard and counter space and beautiful white cabinetry, and the open floor plan allows for great entertaining space and family dinners. There is also a 2 piece powder room, laundry room, and access to the carport and an over-height crawl space great for storage or even a kids playroom! Upstairs, with carpeted flooring, is the spacious master bedroom with 2 piece ensuite and double closet, the 4 piece main bathroom, and the other 2 generous sized bedrooms. This four-plex is a self-managed strata that allows rentals and pets.  Situated in Old City Nanaimo close to all major amenities. University Village Mall is a short distance away as is VIU, all levels of schools, the beach, shopping and downtown. Msmts are approx, pls verify if important.

March 10, 2020

105-3855 11th Ave | $194,900 | Spacious Corner Condo Unit in Port Alberni

You’re not going to want to miss out on this spacious corner condo unit in a centrally located building. With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this unit is the perfect home to settle into, but would also make a fantastic investment opportunity. Updated flooring throughout, easily accessible, and perfect for those with mobility issues. Low strata fees in a safe, secure and clean building, walking distance to grocery shopping, the pool and the library! In-suite laundry/storage room, ample parking and patio. Small animals welcome with approval.

March 10, 2020

289 Ryan Road | $699,000 | Awesome Family Home w/ Hot Tub & Suite

Welcome to 289 Ryan Road. This amazing home features 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a 1 bedroom suite, main level entry, an open floor plan, and plenty of parking and outdoor space. Walking in you are greeted to a spacious entry leading into the great sized living room with gorgeous fireplace and large windows. The kitchen has plenty of cupboard and counter space and a great island, and there is both a breakfast nook for your morning coffee and a dining area for the family dinners. Entertaining is easy in this home both inside and out. The main home is 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and the master suite includes a walk in closet and beautifully updated ensuite with jetted tub. Outside you can enjoy a huge fully fenced yard with private hot tub area, a sunken patio and tons of space for the kids to play and host a summer BBQ. A double garage is a great place for your vehicles and extra storage and there is also plenty of RV and boat parking. In a great neighbourhood, this home is close to all major amenities, schools, parks, trails and much more. Don’t wait to check it out! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.