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April 9, 2021

1637 Woobank Road | $889,000 | Quiet Country Home with Detached Studio on 1.6 Acres

Welcome to beautiful and quiet Cedar where you will find this gorgeous family home with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, with a 2 bedroom suite, detached studio, and an included travel trailer! The main level of the home includes a stunning kitchen with white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and French doors leading out to the front deck. The spacious living room is connected to a large dining room where you can host family dinners and movie nights. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms including the primary with back deck access. Downstairs is the two bedroom suite with large family room, separate laundry and one bathroom. Outside on the spectacular 1.6 acre property you have plenty of room to play or host friends and family. There is a detached studio that can be used for a home based business and tons of garden space for the green thumb in the family. This is country living while being just a short distance to major amenities, parks, and trails. Come and check it out today! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

April 8, 2021

2624 Willow Grouse Cres | $499,000 | Gorgeous Diver Lake Home w/ Shop & Garden Area

Consider this little gem before you purchase anything else: 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, a nearly 300 square foot family room with sliding doors out to a huge fully fenced, flat back yard in the Diver Lake area of Nanaimo. This 1500+ square foot rancher has a new roof, fascia boards & gutters, new flooring, new energy efficient triple pane front windows, new exterior doors, newer appliances, newer hot water tank, heat pump, new fencing & a large detached shop out back with 60 amps of power. The flat lot measures over 1/4 acre & has some raised garden beds, a small pond, mature trees, flowering bushes & lots of grassy area for the kids to put their trampoline, swing set & maybe even a pool with plenty of room left for the dog to run & play. With plenty of room to park your cars, boat &/or RV, this property will suit a family with children or retirees looking for a reduction in house size but not in lifestyle. Data & measurements are approximate; please verify if important. 3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=4cNrKPQVwf3 

April 7, 2021

201-2115 Meredith Road | $369,000 | Beautiful Centrally Located Condo at Meredith Courts

Are you a first-time buyer? Family? Investor? Come and check out this beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condo at the family oriented complex of Meredith Courts. This unit features an open layout with a spacious living room with fireplace and large windows, a great kitchen with plenty of storage space and enough room for a dining table between the two allowing for a great flow and everyone to feel connected. Down the hall are the two bedroom and two bathrooms and a covered deck space. Enjoy the green space in the complex, the children’s area with play set, and being close to all major amenities. Pets are allowed and there are no rental restrictions so whether you are looking for yourself or an investment property, this one might be right for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important. 3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=swVtCQa6NpS

April 6, 2021

529 Deering Street | $749,900 | Gorgeous Home in the University District w/ 2 Bed Legal Suite

Welcome to one of Nanaimo’s most sought-after neighbourhoods in the University District. Whether you are an investor or someone looking for yourself this home with impress with its 5 beds, 3 baths, 2 bed legal suite, open floor plan & great location. Walking in you will find a spacious entry leading upstairs to the main home w/ a gorgeous kitchen, bright living room, a dining space for the whole family, 3 beds and 2 baths. The open layout makes it easy to entertain or supervise your kids. Off the dining area is a great covered balcony perfect for your BBQ. Downstairs you will find a two bed legal suite - that can be changed to either a 1 or 2 bed - with its own laundry, separate entrance and a great layout. Outside enjoy the privacy of the fully fenced back yard where you can expand your entertaining space, host yard games or set up a swing set. This home is close to all levels of schools, shopping, transit, parks and recreation, and walking trails. Come stop by and see if it is the right place for you to call home. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

April 6, 2021

1583 Fawcett Road | $649,000 | Beautiful Cedar by the Sea Home Walking Distance to the Ocean

Welcome to the beautiful area of Cedar by the Sea where you will find a character home with the original hardwood flooring, historic features, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (plus a third unfinished) and a spectacular sun room along with 0.6 acres of breathtaking landscaped property. The spacious living room boasts tons of natural light and a great fireplace along with the kitchen and dining area, there is plenty of space to spread out, entertain, or host the family. Downstairs is a partially finished basement that is just waiting for your creativity and vision.  Upstairs relax in the family room with gorgeous wood beams and large windows to bring in the views. Outside enjoy privacy with beautiful and mature landscaping, raised garden beds, tons of parking, and being just minutes to the beach and a boat launch. Close to amenities while maintaining a secluded feel, this home is waiting for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=EGBaTdwva6p&mls=1

April 1, 2021

1930 Harmac Road | $899,900 | Gorgeous Private Acreage on 1.7 Acres w/ Dream Shop

Wanting a nice rural getaway that is close to town? Welcome to 1.7 acres of privacy, beauty and a park like setting for you & your family to enjoy. Come and check out this great home and everything that this acreage has to offer. 4 bed, 3 bath and over 2100 sq. ft. of living space. Open concept kitchen & living room area with access to your back deck where you can watch the wildlife come & say hello. The backyard features a beautiful natural rock area that even has a fossil! Trails through the trees that have been maintained and your own little pond where the deer, ducks and racoons play. There is also a dream workshop that has everything you need for hobbies, work or whatever! Above the shop is a side stairway to a large attic area with more usable space, let your imagination soar. This home has had many updates, heat pump, furnace, yard light, hot water tank, gutters, alarm system and many more and now awaits your personal touch. Measurements approx. verify if important.  

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=8ADS6VEf3uk 

March 30, 2021

5850 Emil Place | $889,000 | Exquisite Executive North Nanaimo Home w/ Suite & Dream Garden Space

Looking for a gorgeous home in a great location that is move in ready? Look no further than this stunning home on Emil Place. Walking in you are greeted to a spacious entry way leading upstairs to the main home. Entertain to your heart’s content with a living/dining combination with natural gas fireplace, a beautiful kitchen with cherry wood cabinetry and island connected to a family room, making it a perfect space for you to stay connected to your guests or supervise your kids. Down the hall are three large bedrooms and the main bathroom. The primary suite includes a walk-in closet and ensuite. Downstairs you will find a rec room, laundry, another bathroom and a separate 1 or 2 bedroom suite, just move the door to suit your family needs. Outside enjoy being at the end of a cul de sac and both a front and back deck, a large fully fenced private yard and a spectacular green house for the gardener in the family. The garage has been converted to a home-based business so you can be up and running or change it back for all your vehicle and storage needs. This home is close to schools, parks, the beach, shopping, restaurants and all major amenities. Don’t miss the chance to see if this can be where you lay down new roots! Msmts approx., pls verify if important. 

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=MePZ91ffRii

March 25, 2021

531 Deering Street | $725,000 | Gorgeous University District Family Home w/ 2 Bedroom Legal Suite

Family & Investor Alert! 5 Bedrooms. 3 Bathrooms. 2 Bedroom Legal Suite. 2015 Build. Nanaimo’s University District. Great back yard for any age group. Looking for a home that has it all? Check this one out! Located in one of Nanaimo’s best investor and family neighbourhoods, you will find an open main living area with 3 generous sized bedrooms, the primary including a walk in closet and ensuite, the main bathroom, a spacious living room including a great fireplace, a beautiful kitchen with white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and large island flowing into a dining room large enough for the whole family. Downstairs is a separate suite with an option to make it a one or two bedroom depending on the needs of your family. Outside enjoy a covered deck for your BBQ and morning coffee, a lower patio area perfect for relaxing with friends and a great yard that is fully fenced, has a garden area and makes for the perfect play space for any age group. Have a boat or RV? There is plenty of parking for those too. With just over 2300 sqft of living space, this family home is just waiting for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.   

March 22, 2021

1030 St David Cres | $559,000 | Investment Opportunity! Centrally Located Home that can be redeveloped to Build 1 or 2 Homes

Situated on 2 Legal Lots in Central Nanaimo, this 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom home is great for an investor or a first time home buyer. Walking in you will find an open living room leading through to a bright kitchen and dining area. Right at the front of the home is a bedroom and main bathroom while down the hall you will find the laundry room and the other two bedrooms. With a good flow, this home is perfect if you like to entertain or have kids that you can still supervise. Outside you will find a wire shop, vegetable garden, a large deck, green house and lane access. Zoned R1, this home allows for multiple uses. In a central location, this home is close to major amenities, the hospital, shopping, restaurants and trails. Don’t wait to check out if this is the right opportunity for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

March 19, 2021

106-3070 Ross Road | $399,900 | Beautiful Centrally Located Nanaimo Townhouse w/ Updated Kitchen

Looking for an investment opportunity or are you a first-time home buyer? This beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhouse in central Nanaimo could be the perfect place for you. Walking in you are greeted to an entry way, a bedroom, and the laundry room before heading upstairs to the main level where you will find a spacious living room, a gorgeous fully updated kitchen with eating area and large patio doors leading to a private back yard space. Off the living room is a front deck and a great place to expand your living space and enjoy a cup of coffee. Upstairs you will find two bedrooms including the master and the main bathroom. The strata allows for one dog or one cat and unrestricted rentals. Located close to Country Club Mall and Wellington Secondary, you can enjoy easy access to all major amenities, parks, transit, and Long Lake. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.