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Aug. 8, 2018

3583 Yellow Point Road | $1,050,000 | Beautiful 5 Acre Property With 4 Dwellings

This 5 acre property is truly one of a kind and features not one but four dwellings including two residences. The main home is 2,433 sqft and has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, stainless steel appliances in the kitchen and a jetted tub in the main bathroom. The second residence is a 1,129 sqft cottage house that has been completely renovated with 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms. The gathering house also has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a garage. One of our favourite buildings on the property is the huge detached workshop with an additional craft room and games room that has it's own built in bar. Located a short drive away from all local schools and amenities and only a 5 minute walk to Blue Haron Park where you will find a beautiful beach and swimming area. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. MLS 444501

Aug. 8, 2018

1895 Starling Road | $539,000 | Spacious 4 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Rancher Situated On A Quiet Street

This spacious 2,121 sqft rancher has been very well maintained and is one of a kind. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in the main portion of the home and the garage has been converted into an additional 1 bedroom 1 bathroom in-law suite, perfect for hosting friends and family. The country styled kitchen features stainless steel appliances, new tile flooring, oak cabinets and sliding glass doors that lead to a huge private deck and fully fenced backyard. The sunken living room has vaulted ceilings and a woodstove for keeping you warm in the winter. One of our favourite rooms in the home is the master bedroom, equipped with a walk in closet, a 4 piece en-suite with a huge soaker tub, and a second set of sliding glass doors leading to the back deck. Located on a quiet street and only a short drive to all local amenities. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. MLS 444456

Aug. 2, 2018

4821 Salmon Berry Way | $339,000 | Stunning Three Bedroom Town Home in North Nanaimo

This beautifully laid out, three-bedroom town home is set back in nature with the most amount of privacy in the entire complex. As you walk in the front door you will notice the high ceilings, custom fireplace and tons of natural light. The kitchen which has been tastefully updated with custom tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, plenty of cupboard space & an island with eat up bar is perfect for the chef in the family. Down the hall you have a spacious master bedroom with a gorgeous ensuite bathroom & walk-in closet. Two other good-sized bedrooms and a completely renovated four piece main bathroom are sure to impress. Backing onto green space that will never be developed, close to nature trails including Neck Point & minutes to North Nanaimo’s amenities, this one won’t last long! Call us today for a private showing 1-250-591-1160. 

Aug. 1, 2018

41-512 Jim Cram Drive | $375,000 | Modern Three Level Townhome in Beautiful Ladysmith!

Welcome to Meadowwoods. This beautifully designed, 1 year old town home located in beautiful Ladysmith is sure to impress. The 9ft ceilings, spacious kitchen with with a large island, stainless steel appliances & a ton of cupboard space. The dining room is open into the large living room which features an electric fireplace and beautiful sliding door that leads out to your spacious deck perfect for those summer bbqs. Upstairs is two master bedrooms that are very large, both with walk-in closets & ensuites for your convenience. The laundry is also smartly located on this floor. Downstairs you have another living room perfect for the kids or for get togethers which also has access to your patio and green space, as well as third bedroom & four piece bathroom. This amazing location is near sports fields and close to all amenities as well as beautiful Transfer Beach Park! To set up a private showing call us today at 1-250-591-1160. 

July 30, 2018

7-1630 Crescent View Drive | $199,900 | 2 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Condo Close To Nanaimo Hospital

This 856 square foot condo includes 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom a spacious living area and would be perfect for a first time home buyer or someone looking for a profitable investment property. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, laminate flooring and lots of cupboard space for storage.  The living room boasts in tons of natural lighting and has a spacious deck that gives you fantastic views of Mount Benson. Located near the Nanaimo Hospital, and close to all local amenities, restaurants and schools. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. MLS 444107


Jason Simard Personal Real Estate Corporation

Sims Real Estate Group RE/MAX of Nanaimo




RE/MAX of Nanaimo

1-5140 Metral Drive

Nanaimo BC  V9T 2K8

July 24, 2018

227 Linstead Place | $899,000 | Spectacular Six Bedroom Home w/Two Bed Legal Suite in Linley Valley

This spectacular home located in the heart of Linley Valley backs on to a peaceful lagoon & has gorgeous views of Mt Benson. As you drive up you will immediately notice the beautiful curb appeal with plenty of parking. From the vaulted ceilings, open concept floor plan, high end custom natural gas fireplace, quality laminate flooring & gorgeous granite countertops, this home is perfect for even the pickiest of buyers. The main living area has a large living space, dining room with huge windows to take in the beautiful view while eating any meal of the day & a kitchen that is sure to impress. With a ton of cupboard space, large pantry, beautiful stainless steel appliances, and island with eat up bar is perfect for entertaining guests. The master bedroom is very spacious with a large walk-in closet & five piece ensuite with stand-up shower, soaker tub and his & hers sinks. To finish this level there is another large bedroom and a four piece bathroom. Downstairs is perfect for the kids with a large family room for them to run around, as well as two more bedrooms. This level also has a large 2 bedroom legal suite, perfect as a mortgage helper. Close to all North Nanaimo amenities such as Nanaimo North Town Centre, Woodgrove Mall, restaurants & shops, this home has it all! Call us today to schedule your a showing! 

July 24, 2018

21 Robarts Street | $365,000 | Updated 4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Character Home In The Old City Quarter

Unique 1,494 sqft character home located in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City Quarter. This 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home has brand new custom designer paint, updated laminate flooring, and fabulous ocean views. Upstairs you will find a 2 bedroom suite that has its own separate entrance at the front of the home. The fully fenced backyard has a new wooden patio, a great shop for your tools, and is located only 2 minutes away from all of the great amenities downtown Nanaimo has to offer including Port Place Mall, Maffeo Sutton Park, The Port Theatre, and multiple locally owned restaurants and shops. This one of a kind home will not last long and would be ideal for first time home buyers or an investment property. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. MLS #443830.

July 24, 2018

5164 Owlstone Place | $715,000 | Elegant Six Bedroom Home with Two Bedroom Legal Suite

This stunning home is located in Uplands close to Uplands Elementary & Wellington High School, it is also minutes from Nanaimo North Town Center amenities such as restaurants, movie theatre, grocery stores and shopping. On a quiet cul-de-sac this home is on a private corner lot backing onto parkland and is perfect for a family. With a legal two-bedroom suite downstairs fully equipped with its own washer & dryer it’s a great mortgage helper. Upstairs is beautifully done with high ceilings, hardwood floors, open concept living space, transom doors, beautiful crown moulding and one of a kind mantel with built in shelving and stunning fireplace. The gourmet kitchen has unique alder cabinetry, quartz countertops, centre island with breakfast bar, beautiful stainless steel appliances and eating nook area. Off the kitchen is access to your large private deck. Down the hall is a spacious master bedroom with walk-in closet and four piece ensuite, two other large bedrooms, another three piece bathroom and laundry. Downstairs is another bedroom, perfect for an office or guest suite and another bathroom. The heat pump with air conditioning is an amazing extra especially for those hot summer nights. This amazing home won’t last long! 

July 11, 2018

353 Davis Avenue | $479,000 | Spectacular Two Bedroom Rancher in Serene Retirement Community

Located in one of Parksville’s most desirable areas, this two bedroom/two bathroom Rancher is move in ready. Minutes from downtown, walking distance to trails and parks & set in a beautiful 55+ retirement community that is very well maintained this home has it all. As you drive up to the property you will notice the flat driveway, single-car garage & lovely covered patio. Inside immediately to your left is the spacious master bedroom with a huge walk-in closet and 3 piece bathroom. Another large bedroom, 4 piece bathroom and separate laundry/mud room round out the front of the home. Down the hall it opens up to a large open concept floor plan with a beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances, lovely tile backsplash & beautiful island.  The living room is fully equipped with a custom fireplace and a ton of large windows that let it lots of natural light. The dining area has a beautiful view out to your one of a kind, beautifully landscaped yard with a covered patio, fully fenced with new fencing & perfect for a garden lover. This complex has low strata fees, allow 2 pets (dogs or cats) & is 55+. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160. 

July 10, 2018

6225 Garside Road | $599,000 | Stunning 5 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Family Home located in desirable Lakeside Estates

This stunning 2,620 sqft home has been beautifully maintained and is move in ready! As you enter the main level you will notice it has an updated open concept with designer paint, laminate flooring, and vaulted ceilings. The kitchen has lots of cupboard space and a large island/breakfast bar that can sit up to 4 people. Enjoy your morning coffee and take in the incredible views of Mt Benson and Brannen Lake on the covered balcony situated just off the kitchen. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and a 5 piece ensuite with his and her sinks. Downstairs you will find 2 more bedrooms, a spacious family room and another room that would be ideal for an office or den. The backyard is fully fenced, has a cement patio area and custom garden beds for the gardener of the family. This home is within walking distance of a private park and dock on Brannen Lake only for residents of Lakeside Estates. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160.