Latest Sims Real Estate Group Listing Videos & Blog Posts on Vancouver Island, BC.

Aug. 17, 2022

9900 Victoria Road | $799,999 | Beautiful Chemainus Hilltop Ocean View Home

Welcome to the lovely sea side community of Chemainus, home of the famous Murals!    This family size house on the hill with amazing views could be yours.  4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and room for everyone.  Upstairs you will find a bright kitchen with plenty of cupboards, French doors to the dining room and a spacious sunroom!  The natural light &windows make living here a dream.  The living room features a gas fireplace & a window seat to admire your views.  The primary bedroom with attached bath, and 2 more good sized rooms complete this level.  The main level features a 2nd living room with gas fireplace, laundry, bathroom & a large sitting room/bedroom/den, perhaps this level could be a future suite, maybe a B & B??  New flooring, fresh paint, access to back patio & the lower garage complete this level.    The roof is only 6, leaf guards in gutters, on demand hot water system, heat pump, & the stunning new backyard patio, new retaining walls, brick patio stones, smoked glass railing, pergola and a new updated drainage system to keep it beautiful. There is a unique charm to this house and you can feel it once you are inside! 

Aug. 16, 2022

Lot 1 Ferguson Road | $999,900 | North Jingle Pot 4.5 Acre Mountain View Dream Building Lot

4.522 acre mountain view building lot is located in North Jingle Pot and is close to Mount Benson Park and close to all necessary amenities.  Have you always wanted to build your ideal home from the ground up? Now you can! Conceptual building plans available.  Zoned RU 1, it will allow one dwelling plus a secondary suite and an accessory building. Build your dream home and shop.  Picture yourself waking up every day to unobstructed stunning mountain views, having coffee on your private deck and relaxing in your infinity pool or hot tub. You can host friends and family in your expansive chef inspired kitchen, curl up with a book in front of the living room fireplace or never worry about space for your vehicles and projects with multiple garages. Turn your dreams into reality and come see it for yourself today! 

Aug. 16, 2022

3017 Hillview Road | $864,900 | Ocean View Lantzville Home w/ tons of Upgrades

Ocean views, upgrades and main level living all on two half acre lots that are nestled in nature. Your Vancouver Island living awaits. Walking in to this character rancher you are greeted to brand new flooring throughout and to a large living room with windows that bring in light and views. The brand new kitchen features brand new stainless steel appliances and connects to a dining area that ushers in views and is more than capable to accommodate the entire family. There is also two bedrooms, the main bathroom and the laundry room. The home also comes with a new furnace, heat pump and new windows! Outside you have a private covered patio area that is a fabulous place for your hot tub, fire pit, and seating area. Take in the views while you enjoy the summer evenings with a glass of wine or BBQ dinner. The attached garage also gives you plenty of space for a vehicle and storage. Conveniently located close to all north Nanaimo and Lantzville amenities you are close to what you need while maintaining your privacy. See it for yourself today! 

Aug. 11, 2022

2126 Meredith Road | $1,899,900 | Fantastic COR 1 Zoned Central Nanaimo Lot

*VENDOR FINANCING AVAILABLE*  Conveniently located in Central Nanaimo and a few blocks from the Nanaimo General Hospital, all types of shopping including Country Grocer, and Beban park this development site is ready to go. The lot is 11,791 SF and is already zoned COR 1 with a development permit and building permit for a 4 storey 21 - unit condo building ready to be issued once the house on the property is demolished which can occur immediately with permit in place. All plans, engineering, and architectural drawings are complete and paid for. The seller has recently paid over $386,600 in city fees and construction deposits that can be negotiated into an offer in a few different ways depending on the buyer's requirements. 

Aug. 10, 2022

1331 Cedarwood Road | $650,000 | Stunning Ladysmith Family Home w/ Gardener’s Dream Yard

Located in the breathtaking seaside town of Ladysmith is this incredible family home with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, main level living down with bedrooms up and a back yard that for the gardener in the family is a dream come true. Walking in you are greeted by a spacious living room with a gorgeous fireplace and large windows, a great kitchen with stainless steel appliances that has an additional eating area and walk out access to the patio and yard. On this level is also a second family room and a den that makes a perfect guest room or home office. Upstairs are three bedrooms and the main bathroom with the primary suite including an ensuite. Outside in the front you have a fabulous covered porch and plenty of parking and the back yard for entertaining or gardening. The private and fully fenced back yard features a green house, plenty of room for garden beds, an apple tree and grape vines for juice, wine or fruit. The covered patio area is the place to be for entertaining or relaxing on the warm summer evenings. Located close to schools, parks, the sports fields and the famous First Ave, everything you need is close at hand. Make Ladysmith your next home with this gem. Msmts approx., pls verify if important. 

Aug. 9, 2022

6345 Desmond Road | $999,900 | Spectacular Ocean View Home in Sought After Neighbourhood

Located in one of the city’s most sought after neighborhoods is this incredible 4 bedroom plus den (sized for a 5th bedroom), 3 bathroom + rec room home that features 180 degree ocean views, 2 decks both with views and is just 500 steps to the beach! The main level has hardwood flooring throughout and a spacious living room with vaulted ceilings, skylights, a pellet stove and deck access, a dining room and beautiful kitchen with island and 2 pantries. There are three bedrooms and the main bath with the primary including a walk-in closet and 4 piece ensuite. Both the kitchen and primary also have access to the back deck. Downstairs features another bedroom, den, a bathroom and a bonus rec room that would make a great in-law suite. The double garage comes with an additional workshop so you have room for both cars & projects. Take in the views both inside and out and enjoy a private and fully fenced back yard for summer BBQs and family gatherings. The home also comes with a ductless heat pump keeping you comfortable all year round. Close to amenities, the beach, shopping, parks and so much more, you don’t want to miss a chance to see this spectacular home. Msmts approx., pls verify if important. 

Aug. 8, 2022

5379 Colinwood Drive | $799,900 | Fantastic Lake & Mountain View Family Home w/ Suite

Steps from Brannen Lake and Colinwood Kids Play Park you will find this gorgeous 5 bedroom 3 bathroom home that includes a 2 bedroom in-law suite with access to the main house, making it multi functional. Keep it for yourself, guests, or for some extra income. The main level of the home features a beautiful living room with a natural gas fireplace, and a large bay window to soak in the mountain and lake views. The spacious kitchen has an eating area and access to the deck and private backyard. Upstairs also boasts 3 generous sized bedrooms and 2 bathrooms giving you plenty of space for the whole family, with laundry both up and down. Downstairs hosts a second living room, kitchen, bathroom, and two bedrooms, perfect for the whole family or a mortgage helper. This home features a less than 5 year old roof, a natural gas furnace, a natural gas hot water tank, plenty of parking, garage, lake & mountain views and a private back yard. Spend the summer BBQing, playing games, hosting friends and having the pets or kids run around. Located in the family neighbourhood of Pleasant Valley, you are close to schools, shopping, Woodgrove Mall, restaurants, and all necessary amenities. Come see it for yourself today and put down roots in this incredible home. Msmts approx, pls verify if important.

Aug. 5, 2022

4-25 Pryde Ave | $349,000 | Beautiful Central Nanaimo Townhouse in Madrona Village

Want to be close to everything while still being tucked away in a private community? Madrona Village could be the next home for you. This two story townhome features a great layout with the main living downstairs and two bedrooms upstairs. As you enter, you will immediately notice the light and bright white kitchen with in suite laundry, plenty of counter space, and a pass through to the dining area. Continuing through you will find yourself in a large living room that is great for entertaining and has large patio doors that bring you through to your private and fenced back yard. Summer BBQs or friend gatherings, everything is ready for you. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms and the main 4 piece bathroom. This home also comes with a large front deck and is a corner unit. The complex includes a meeting room, outdoor swimming pool and allows rentals, one cat, and has no age restrictions. Located close to shopping, restaurants, parks, trails, transit, and just a short drive to both Country Club and Downtown you have everything you need close at hand. See it for yourself today! Msmts approx, pls verify if important.

Aug. 3, 2022

447 Festubert Street | $799,900 | Fantastic Duncan Lot Zoned for Multi Family Development

Make your next project this incredible level lot in Duncan where you can build a high density multi family development. The lot is 7217 sqft and is close to all levels of schools, shopping and desired amenities. Families will love the convenience of this location. Some other possible uses include an assisted living facility, a community care facility and units for offices or home based business. Connected to city services with plans for a 6-plex to an 8-plex, whatever your development goals, this lot has something to offer.   

Aug. 2, 2022

9400 Smiley Road | $1,600,000 | Chemainus Industrial Building Zoned I1 on 0.71 Acre Lot


Located on 0.71 acre lot this building is zoned I1 light industrial making it easy to put in a commercial business. The building is divided into different sections over 9178 sqft and comes with 9 and 13 ft ceilings and a loading bay in the rear. There is an office and board room at the front of the building and roughed in for a suite if you want to make that part of your plans. The building comes with a top of the line security system with video monitoring and 3 phase 600 amp electrical service with generator back. It also was previously licensed but never used for cannabis production. If you are looking for a great industrial spot to set up your next business, come and see this one for yourself today.