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Sept. 18, 2020

514 Sixth Street | $449,900 | Spacious University District Rancher on ¼ Acre Lot

Located in the University District, this 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom rancher features over 1200 sqft of living space and is a great option for first time home buyers, investors, or those looking to downsize. Walking in, you are greeted to an open living room that moves into the kitchen with a great layout and can include space for an eat in area. Down the hall are three generous sized bedrooms and the main bathroom. The home features updated flooring throughout, a heat pump and vinyl windows. Situated on ¼ acre and having back alley access, there is potential to add a carriage house and still keep and use the spacious back yard as the perfect place for your kids or outdoor entertaining. This home is located close to all levels of schools, shopping, restaurants, major amenities, parks and trails. Don’t wait to see if it could be the next place you call home. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Sept. 17, 2020

610 Steele Place | $749,900 | Gorgeous Ladysmith Family Home w/ In Law Suite

Welcome to Ladysmith and this gorgeous home on the top of the cul de sac at Steele Place. With peek a boo ocean views, over 3000 sqft of living space, a 1 bedroom in law suite, and a fully fenced great back yard, this home will not disappoint. Built in 2010, the main home features 3 bedrooms upstairs, 2 bathrooms, and a great den on the main floor to make the perfect office space. It includes a spacious living room with large windows and natural gas fireplace, a great dining space for the whole family and a fabulous chef’s kitchen with cherry wood cabinets, granite counter tops, island, tons of storage, and its very own natural gas fireplace. Downstairs features the 1 bedroom in law suite that can also double as a great extra bonus room for the family. Relax and enjoy outside with a front covered deck, a back deck perfect for expanding your living space and entertaining, and a fully fenced yard as a great place for the kids to play. With a double garage you won’t have any shortage of parking for you or your guests. Located in the beautiful seaside town of Ladysmith, you are close the beach, shopping, parks, and just a short drive to both Nanaimo and Duncan. Don’t wait to check it out! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Sept. 17, 2020

6621 Dover Road | $749,900 | Ocean View North Nanaimo Family Home w/ Detached Shop

Looking for a home with space, ocean views, detached shop and in an unbeatable location? This could be the one for you! It even has a 1 bedroom suite. Walking in you are greeted to an open entry way leading into a beautiful family room with fireplace and walk out access to the back yard. Upstairs find a spacious and open kitchen with tons of cupboard and counter space with access to the front deck where you can expand your living space and take in the views. The kitchen flows into a dining area and through to the living room with fireplace and large window to also take in the views. There are three generous sized bedrooms, 2 updated and gorgeous bathrooms, and beautiful flooring throughout the home. The 1 bedroom suite has a separate entrance and can be a great mortgage helper. Outside take advantage of a huge private back yard on 0.31 of an acre, a detached shop for all your tools and projects, and tons of parking for your friends and family including for your RV & boat along the flat driveway. Located in North Nanaimo in a great location, this home is close to Woodgrove Centre, Costco and other shopping, restaurants, parks, the beach, and a main transit hub. This fabulous home is one you will definitely want to check out. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Sept. 16, 2020

237 Irwin Street | $339,900 | South Nanaimo Character Home w/ Ocean Views

Character Home Investment Opportunity! This South Nanaimo home features ocean views, 2 bedrooms, a den, one 4 piece bathroom, a spacious kitchen with tons of counter space, a dining room to host the whole family or all your friends, and a large living room with sliding doors leading out to your fully fenced back yard. Outside, enjoy having a storage shed for all your toys and tools along with privacy to enjoy a backyard BBQ or relax with a book at the end of a long day. This up and coming neighbourhood has a park across the street and is just a short distance away from the downtown core, Port Place Mall, and other major amenities. Don’t wait to check it out and make it your own. Msmts are approx, pls verify if important.


Sept. 14, 2020

1003-154 Promenade Drive | $759,000 | Fully Renovated Cameron Island Condo w/ Harbour & City Views

Modern, executive style 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom newly renovated condo designed by the best in her field “ Heidi Schumann”  from Design Details Inc. With stunning ocean, city and mountain views this gem is boasting 1161 sq/ft with a smart open concept layout, this 10th floor condo is arguably the nicest finished condo in Nanaimo. Located in “The Beacon” on Cameron Island, all amenities, harbour life and the heart of downtown are right at your doorstep. The building is home to a pool, hot tub and a workout room. Special features of this unit include engineered hardwood flooring with a New York loft styled inlay at the entrance, power blinds, soft close custom built cupboard with power openers, coffee bar, dual fridges, all high-end Miele appliances, custom closets, heated bathroom floors and two secure underground parking stalls. This dream condo is move in ready! 

Sept. 3, 2020

570 Chestnut Street | $439,900 | Fully Renovated South Facing Nanaimo Home

"It's just right" Are you looking to downsize? Just starting out? Then come check out this fantastic property. Main level living with a great floor plan on a large, sunny level lot. This south facing home feels so much larger inside than what you would expect. 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, all hardwood floors, an eat in kitchen with a natural gas stove/oven, and a charming living room can all be yours in this totally renovated home. Great street appeal in the desirable Brechin Hill neighborhood. Close to shopping, health clinics, the ocean, marina, Departure Bay ferry terminal, bus routes & restaurants. Homes in this neighborhood are always desired so come check it out today!

Sept. 2, 2020

4627 Sheridan Ridge Road | $1,068,000 | Spectacular West Coast Home w/ Ocean Views & 2 Bed Legal Suite

Step into this breathtaking corner lot 4200 sqft home with ocean and mountain views, 5 bedrooms/ 5 bathrooms in the main home and a 2 bedroom/1 bathroom legal ground level suite. Walking in you are greeted to a spacious entry way with high vaulted ceilings and a beautiful staircase leading up into your open concept living room with gorgeous natural gas fireplace, beautiful flooring throughout, a fully updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a bonus spice kitchen. The main level of the home features four bedrooms including the master suite with walk in closet and ensuite, four bathrooms - 3 being ensuites and large windows to bring in natural light and the endless ocean views. Downstairs is another bedroom and bathroom, and the 2 bedroom legal suite. Outside you can find a beautiful garden area, a fenced yard, and a three car garage. This 2015 built home is in a central location, close to all major amenities, parks, schools, and the beach. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Sept. 2, 2020

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 ensuite. Downstairs is the ultimate rec room, a third bathroom and an additional den space. Outside the entertaining space continues with an inground 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. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.   

Aug. 31, 2020

6064 Wardun Drive | $589,000 | Spacious Pleasant Valley Home on Corner Lot w/ Beautifully Landscaped Yard

Welcome to the family-oriented neighbourhood of Pleasant Valley. This beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom updated home features a gorgeous open kitchen, a spacious living room with natural gas fireplace and large windows, a space downstairs for a great in law suite with a walk out to the back yard, and is situated on a corner lot on two quiet streets. Take advantage of 3 great sized bedrooms upstairs and a great main bathroom. Outside enjoy entertaining or relaxing in the back yard and with tons of privacy and enjoy the beautiful landscaping in the front. This home is close to Green Lake, Brannen Lake, all North Nanaimo major amenities, parks, Pleasant Valley elementary and is just around the corner from ALR land. If you are looking for your next family home, don’t miss this fabulous opportunity.

Aug. 26, 2020

1121 Waddington Road | $419,900 | Beautiful Updated Rancher in Central Nanaimo

No matter your stage in life, this spacious open concept 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1200 sqft rancher could be the home for you. Walking in, you are greeted to an open concept kitchen with stainless steel appliances, tile floors and a space for either a breakfast nook or dining room table. The spacious living room boasts a large window and beautiful natural gas fireplace. Down the hall are three generous sized bedrooms, two which have sliding patio doors with access to the back deck and large yard, perfect for entertaining, those summer BBQs, or some quiet relaxation. The two 4 piece bathrooms have modern fixtures, and one includes your hidden laundry space. The home is heated with a forced air natural gas furnace and is in a great central location close to Nanaimo Regional Hospital, all levels of schools and major amenities. Perfect for either your main home or a rental property, don’t miss checking this one out.