Latest Real Estate & Lifestyle Posts in Vancouver Island, BC

June 22, 2018

41-512 Jim Cram Drive | $399,900 | Modern Three Level Townhome in Beautiful Ladysmith!

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. 


June 22, 2018

4896 Aho Road | $675,000 | Unique & Stunning Country Home with Victorian Style Guest Cottage

This special home is sure to impress. The main home on the property has a great layout with a separate family room with access to a massive deck out back, an open concept living/dining with a beautiful fireplace and kitchen with a stunning Sun Room off of the living area. Upstairs you will find a large master bedroom with his & her closets, huge windows and a beautiful covered deck overlooking your private backyard, as well as another good sized bedroom. This home is nestled perfectly on the property so you never have to see a neighbour and you feel like you’re in your own private oasis. Also on this property is a separate two car garage with a one bedroom Victorian Style cottage above for a perfect in-law suite or guest home. But that’s not all! You also have a beautiful workshop & Gazebo with hot-tub all located on 5 pristine acres. This is one you don’t want to miss. Call us today to set up a private showing 1-250-591-1160. 

June 20, 2018

738 Connaught Avenue | $389,900 | Perfect Family Home Located in Quiet Neighbourhood

Located on a quiet street with alley access this private home has so many great features including an updated kitchen, large windows which allow a lot of natural light, a fully fenced back yard with new shed for all your gardening tools & a high efficiency Natural Gas furnace. When you walk in the door you will notice the beautiful brick fireplace, as well as all the windows in the very open living space which leads directly into the dining area. Off of the dining room is a spacious deck out back perfect for summer nights entertaining guests. The kitchen has been updated, has plenty of cupboard space & is very light & bright. Down the hall you have the master bedroom with his and hers closets, another good-sized bedroom and a beautifully renovated 4 piece bathroom. Downstairs is a great family room for the kids and two more bedrooms. The laundry/mud room has a ton of storage and would be perfect for an in-home workshop. Down the street is a park for the kids and is minutes from Nanaimo’s beautiful Waterfront. This attractively priced home will not last long so call us today to schedule ya private showing 1-250-591-1160.

June 5, 2018

207-5170 Dunster Road | $319,000 | Urban Style Living In A Prime North Nanaimo Location

Urban style living in a prime North Nanaimo location. This 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condo was built in 2011 by Windley Construction and has been very well maintained. Upon entering this 2 storey 1,107sqft home you will instantly notice the spacious open concept, laminate flooring, designer paint and the natural light boasting in from the Juliet balcony. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, a breakfast bar, and a great bonus storage room. Upstairs you will find 2 bedrooms, a 4 piece bathroom, and in-suite laundry. Located on a main bus route, close to all amenities, schools and parks including Nanaimo North Town Centre, Woodgrove Mall, the E&N Trail, and the Parkway Trail. This modern condo would be ideal for first time home buyers, an investment property, or someone just looking to downsize. There are no rental restrictions and flexible pet bylaws. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if important. MLS 441162


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

June 5, 2018

4141 Gulfview Drive | $788,000 | Stunning 6 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Home Located In Hammond Bay

Stunning 6 bedroom 3 bathroom west coast home located in the heart of Hammond Bay, and minutes to some of Nanaimo's best parks and beaches including Neck Point Park and Piper's Lagoon. The main level of this 2,509 sqft home has a modern open concept and breathtaking ocean and mountain views. The kitchen, one of our favourite rooms in the home, is equipped with skylights, a storage pantry, newer appliances, endless amounts of cupboard/counter space and a breakfast bar. The living room features vaulted ceilings and sliding glass doors that lead to the large front deck. Downstairs you will find the 3 remaining bedrooms, a spacious family room, laundry room, and the third bathroom. The master bedroom includes a 4 piece ensuite, a walk in closet, and sliding glass doors that lead to the huge fully fenced backyard equipped with garden beds and a wooden patio area, perfect for hosting summer barbecues with friends and family. All measurements are approximate and should be verified if import. MLS 441219

June 1, 2018

137 B Methuen Street | $375,000 | Spacious 4 Bedroom Half-Duplex walking distance to Downtown

Location, location, location! This spacious half-duplex located walking distance from downtown Ladysmith has beautiful ocean views & is ready for its new owner. With a fully fenced backyard, tons of parking for your RV or boat & located close to many amenities including Transfer Beach Park this home is special. The main living level has an open plan living, dining room with spacious kitchen that lets in lots of light & an eating nook for morning breakfasts with the family. Off of the nook is access to your large covered deck that wraps around the front of the home. Also on this level is also the large master bedroom with ensuite, two good sized bedrooms and a four piece bathroom. On the lower level you have a family room with wet bar, bonus room, another bedroom with a four piece bathroom, large laundry room with storage and a workshop/garage. With no Strata Fee this home is a smart investment. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160. 

May 31, 2018

2090 Grieve Road | $725,000 | Stunning Custom Built Home on .49 of an Acre

This custom, one of a kind home has it all. Located on a quiet street & on a .49 acre lot you will enjoy a large, private, fully fenced backyard, RV or boat parking & a spacious deck with access to the cement patio fully equipped with a hot tub. Inside is just as amazing. With a gorgeous fireplace & shelving feature that is truly unique, beautiful curved doorways, hardwood flooring, a stunning kitchen with an oversized island, eat up bar, huge fridge, beautiful backsplash & cozy dining area with a built in hutch, this open floor plan is sure to impress. Also located on this level is a master bedroom with full walk-in tile shower, soaker tub & walk-in closet with access to your back deck and beautiful views & two other large bedrooms. Downstairs you have two spacious living areas, extra space with full hookups & cabinets if you would like to put in a kitchen and suite the space, one bedroom, a bathroom & two storage rooms. The over height garage has a ton of space & a 2 piece bathroom, perfect for the handyperson in the home to clean up before coming inside. Located close to a grocery store, schools and highway access, this home is a must see! Call us today to set up a private showing 1-250-591-1160.

May 28, 2018

352 Weaver Road | $740,000 | Beautiful Four Bedroom Home w/Gorgeous Mountain & Ocean Views

Stunning views looking over Nanaimo & to the Strait of Georgia. As you drive up to the home you will notice the amazing parking with two separate driveways, as well as a custom garage with 14 foot ceilings, perfect for your boat or RV. With this property you have two entryways, one being on the lower level leading to your large family room fully equipped with a natural gas fireplace, two large bedrooms, a large laundry room with plenty of storage space and a four piece bathroom. On the main living level you have a lovely open concept with a large kitchen & a ton of cupboard space, a beautiful dining room with stunning views out your huge windows which allow for a lot of natural light and sliding doors which lead out to your beautiful deck with hot tub perfect for those long days when you need to wind down. The living room is perfect for gatherings with a beautiful natural gas fireplace with stunning mantel, gorgeous hardwood flooring through-out & very large windows to fully appreciate the view. Down the hall is a very spacious master bedroom including an ensuite & walk-in closet and another bedroom, perfect for a guest suite or office. This beautiful location is close to highway access and all amenities including Vancouver Island University. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160. 

May 23, 2018

2546 Highland Blvd | $229,900 | Private Two Bedroom Townhome Backing onto Nanaimo Golf Course

This beautiful townhome located in Central Nanaimo backing onto Nanaimo Golf Course is move in ready. As you walk in you can look straight out the back sliding door to your private, tiled deck & the home has a great main floor plan with a galley kitchen equipped with designer backsplash, tons of cupboard space with the dining area right off of it. Upstairs you have to large bedrooms including the master that has a large closet & a beautiful 4 piece bathroom. This complex has no rental restrictions and is walking distance to all amenities including a grocery store, restaurants and shopping. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160.

May 18, 2018

650 Sanderson Road | $639,000 | Private, peaceful home in the quiet neighbourhood of Sunset Woods

Just outside Ladysmith, this peaceful, elegant home is move in ready. As you enter the home the attention to detail is evident with beautiful laminate flooring, dark maple cabinets, stunning kitchen with wine cabinet, gorgeous fireplace in the living room which has a beautiful open floor plan with the dining and kitchen areas. Also located on this floor is the spacious master suite fully equipped with a walk-in closet and four-piece ensuite, another 2 large bedrooms, as well as another four-piece bathroom. Downstairs has another bedroom, a large family room, an amazing workshop, four-piece bathroom and two large storage rooms. With a walk-out basement out into your fully fenced, beautifully landscaped backyard with a hot tub, high efficiency furnace, heat pimp & tankless on demand hot water system this amazing home won’t last long. To set up a private showing call us today 1-250-591-1160.