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June 19, 2024

6-1850 Northfield Road | $739,900 or $16/sqft Lease | Prime Industrial Strata Unit Located in Central Nanaimo!

Prime light industrial strata unit in Central Nanaimo, part of an award-winning 12-unit warehouse complex built in 1998. Offering easy highway access and a total of 2,360 SF, the unit includes 1,461 SF on the main floor and 898 SF on the mezzanine. Features include portable workstations, a boardroom, secure storage room, and a washroom, making it ideal for light industrial or tech use. The unit is currently leased to Telus until August 31, 2024, and will be available with vacant possession. The rear loading warehouse door has been replaced with a double man door for added convenience. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

June 13, 2024

202-1629 Townsite Road, Nanaimo | $525,000 | Centrally Located 2 Bedroom Condo Close to Amenities

Tucked away from the main street yet close to all amenities, this 2 bedrooms 2 bathroom home is ready for its next owner! Enjoy evenings without downstairs neighbors, thanks to the professional offices below.  Bask in natural light with large floor-to-ceiling windows and soaring vaulted ceilings. The chef's kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, custom light fixtures, modern wood cabinetry, and a breakfast bar. Enjoy sleek hardwood floors throughout the main living areas and heated tile flooring in the bathrooms and laundry room. Conveniently located near major bus routes and just a short bike ride from the popular Westwood Lake, you'll love the nearby Country Grocer development for all your shopping needs. Each home comes with a designated underground parking spot and a large storage unit. All data and measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. Secure your piece of Nanaimo today!

June 13, 2024

226 Lodgepole Drive, Parksville | $949,900 | Custom-Designed Home Nestled in a Coveted Neighbourhood

Discover this custom-designed home nestled in a coveted neighborhood in the heart of Parksville. The unique layout features 5 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms. The primary suite, located on one side of the house, boasts a walk-in closet, a luxurious 5-piece ensuite, and a private covered patio. The opposite wing houses 4 additional bedrooms, with 3 of them featuring 2-piece ensuites. This thoughtful design is perfect for hosting exchange students, running a bed and breakfast, offering supported living, accommodating a large family, hosting international students or welcoming guests. Fully wheelchair accessible, the home includes oversized hallways and doors, along with a call bell system for added convenience. The beautifully landscaped, park-like yard offers walking paths, irrigation, established garden beds, and a garden shed to meet all your storage needs. Centrally located, this home provides easy access to schools, shopping, trails, and all amenities. Msmts are approx; verify if important.

June 10, 2024

561 Menizes Ridge Drive | $1,125,000 | Executive Home with Suite in the University District!

Executive home with 2 bed legal suite in the desirable University District. Built in 2021, this stunning residence offers 2,842 sq ft of living space, featuring 6 beds and 4 baths. The main level entry home boasts a walkout basement. You'll be captivated by the open-concept living & dining area that seamlessly flows onto a large, inviting deck. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's delight, boasting a grand island with elegant quartz countertops & abundant cabinetry. The downstairs area includes an additional bedroom with en suite and a separate 2 bed suite, also accessible through a connecting door.  Enjoy high-end executive finishes throughout. The property is accessible from Menzies Ridge in the front and an alley in the back, offering extended additional parking and RV/boat parking. Ideal location close to Buttertubs Marsh, Westwood Lake, and the University, with convenient access to all levels of schools, shopping, recreation, and transit. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important. 

June 6, 2024

45-855 Howard Avenue | $379,000 | Charming University District 2 Bedroom Townhome

Here's a fantastic opportunity to own this cozy 2 bed/1 bath townhome in the bustling University District! Welcome in to this delightful 1,059 sqft floor plan with a spacious entrance, separate dining room and an updated galley-style kitchen. Upstairs, you'll find a large modern 4 piece bathroom, 2 large bedrooms, each with plenty of closet space, and a convenient laundry room. A covered patio with a garden view rounds out this lovely home. The perfect location with proximity to all levels of schools, VIU and some of Nanaimo top amenities, walking trails, parks and the highway. This Strata is well-run and allows rentals with approval. Pets are welcome too!


Matt Ferguson - REALTOR

Sims Real Estate Group 

eXp Realty

May 30, 2024

7455 Copley Ridge Drive & 6492 Halsall Terrace | $2,098,000 | 1.13 Acre Properties Located in Prestigious Foothills Community

Combined properties, 7455 Copley Ridge Drive & 6492 Halsall Terrace, these spectacular 1.13 acre properties are located in the prestigious foothills master-planned community with awe-inspiring views of the Salish Sea. The 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom, 3,203 sqft residence features an open-concept living space, high ceilings, expansive windows and more! The primary suite is located on the main floor and is an oasis with 2 walk-in closets, an ensuite, & unobstructed views! For the adjacent lot, picture this: a main-level entry with a walk-out basement for the ultimate rec room, media room, or playroom. The main level will host your fantasy kitchen and a living room that seamlessly extends out to a deck, inviting the breeze and views indoors. Clear the lot for a large yard/space for family & friends. These properties offers both seclusion & convenience, surrounded by parks, trails & beaches but just a short drive to North Nanaimo's major amenities, including Woodgrove Mall, Costco & restaurants! Measurements are approximate, verify if important.

Purchase Combined or Individually: $2,098,000 = Combined $449,000 = 6492 Halsall Terrace $1,699,000 = 7455 Copley Ridge Drive

May 29, 2024

19-6089 Truesdale Street, Duncan | $358,000 | Duncan Townhome - Perfect for Families or Investors

Welcome to Crystal Creek in West Duncan – an ideal choice for families or investors! This charming 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhome, built in 2003, offers 1,139 sq. ft. of comfortable living space. Step into a welcoming main level featuring a spacious living room, a well-equipped eat-in kitchen, and convenient in-suite laundry. Upstairs, you'll find three bedrooms and the main bath. Enjoy the benefits of ample storage throughout the home, ensuring a clutter-free environment. Both rentals and pets are permitted with a reasonable strata fee, making this property a flexible investment opportunity or a perfect family home. Located close to all levels of schools, recreation, shopping, and amenities, this townhome provides easy access to everything you need. Measurements are approximate, verify if important.

May 28, 2024

61-855 Howard Avenue, Nanaimo | $449,900 | Beautifully Renovated 4 Bedroom Townhome Located in South Nanaimo

Nestled in South Nanaimo, this stunning 4-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom home offers 1431 sqft of fully renovated and meticulously maintained living space. The light and bright U-shaped kitchen has tons of storage, new flooring & a large entry create endless opportunities. Boasting a beautiful private patio, perfect for relaxing or entertaining, this home is ideally situated close to Vancouver Island University and all levels of schools, making it an excellent choice for families. Conveniently located near a variety of amenities, highway access, and scenic trails, you'll have everything you need within reach. The property allows rentals with approval, and pet lovers will appreciate that it accommodates one dog or one cat, subject to weight restrictions. This home is a perfect blend of comfort, style, and convenience in a sought-after neighborhood. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.


May 24, 2024

740 Imperial Drive, Parksville | $1,099,900 | Stunning Executive Rancher in the Heart of French Creek!

Welcome to your next home in the heart of French Creek! This stunning executive rancher features vaulted ceilings and an open-concept living space that exudes elegance and sophistication. With three spacious bedrooms, this home offers both comfort and style. Every detail has been meticulously crafted, from the high-quality finishings to the thoughtful layout. The large ensuite bathroom is a true retreat, complete with a soaker tub and walk-in shower, providing a spa-like experience in the comfort of your home. Additional storage is abundant with convenient attic space and a large crawl space, ensuring you have room for all your belongings. Located in a quiet area, this property offers tranquility while being near the marina and golf course, perfect for leisurely days and outdoor activities. This property combines luxury, practicality, and an unbeatable location. Don't miss the opportunity to call this exquisite home yours! Measurements are approximate, verify if important. 

May 23, 2024

3838 Mimosa Drive, Nanaimo | $565,000 | Gated Community in Deerwood Estates

Welcome to the beautiful gated community of Deerwood Estates. This charming home, manufactured in 2005, offers 1,084 square feet of main-level living, perfect for a low-maintenance lifestyle. Inside, you'll find an open-concept layout featuring 2 beds and 2 baths. The spacious primary bedroom includes an ensuite and a walk-in closet, providing ample storage and comfort. The manicured outdoor space is fully fenced, complete with garden beds and a patio with an awning. Key features include Hardi Plank siding and gas forced air heat. Located in a 55-plus adult-oriented park, this property ensures a peaceful living environment. Pets are permitted, and the community offers a clubhouse and an additional RV parking area for residents. Situated in North Jingle Pot, Deerwood Estates provides desirable retirement living in a sought-after location. Measurements approximate, verify if important.