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

March 22, 2024

727 Millstone Avenue | $729,900 | Character Home on Two lots w/Authorized Carriage Home

Step into this enchanting character home, meticulously maintained for over 25 years. Set on .29 acres spanning two lots, it seamlessly blends timeless charm with contemporary comfort. Accessible main-level entry welcomes all, while original hardwood floors and new kitchen appliances add allure. The main residence offers 3 bedrooms, a gas furnace, and a new hot water tank. Outside, lush landscaping and expansive decks beckon, complemented by a detached authorized carriage home boasting a spacious, high-ceilings. With abundant parking and close proximity to the ocean and amenities, this property epitomizes serene coastal living. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 19, 2024

7878 Wardrop Road, Port Alberni | $599,900 | Embrace rural living in this charming 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom home

Embrace rural living in this charming 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom home. Discover a chef-style kitchen with built-in appliances, a central island, and a convenient walk-in pantry/laundry room. On the main floor enjoy the cozy living and dining areas with bay windows, along with a convenient half bath. Upstairs, find two bedrooms including a master with a private deck, a spacious landing, and a full bathroom. Additional features include a sizeable attached sunroom, covered parking, a separate two-story workshop, and a lovely garden area ready for your ideas. Experience the tranquility of country life with these enticing amenities! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

March 15, 2024

269 Mill Road, Qualicum Beach|$679,000|Delightful 2 Bed Home in Qualicum Beach!

Discover serenity and convenience at 269 Mill Road, Qualicum Beach. Embrace the charm of this delightful 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom home, ideally located within walking distance of the nearby golf course and all town amenities. Situated on a bus route for added accessibility, this property offers both convenience and comfort. Enjoy peace of mind with a newer metal roof and the privacy of a fenced yard, perfect for outdoor relaxation and entertaining. The upstairs flex space offers endless possibilities, whether you envision it as a cozy reading nook, a vibrant playroom, a productive home office, or a serene yoga retreat. With its abundant natural light, this upstairs space is primed to accommodate your unique lifestyle needs.  Located in an ideal area, this home offers a perfect blend of comfort and accessibility, ideal for those seeking a peaceful retreat. Measurements approximate, please verify if important.

March 7, 2024

426/436 Wharton Street, Nanaimo|$899,999|Multi-Family Development Opportunity!

Incredible Investment Opportunity! Two legal lots for sale in the coveted University District. Endless possibilities await with multi-family development potential. The Official City Plan for this area is R7 or R8 zoning, making this a developer's dream. These lots are perfect for townhouses or apartment-style condominiums. One of the lots includes a charming 1961-built home featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a main level entry with a walk-out basement. Perfect for rental income while re-zoning. Located just five minutes from downtown, and a short stroll to recreation, shopping, transit and all levels of schools including VIU. Buyer to verify zoning and development potential. Measurements approximate, please verify if important.

March 7, 2024

1371 Birchwood Road, Ladysmith|$815,000.00|Stunning 4 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Ladysmith Home!

Experience family living at its finest in this Ladysmith gem. This 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home is situated in a peaceful, family-friendly neighborhood while offering proximity to town, schools, recreation, and shopping. The property boasts a beautifully landscaped backyard with a cedar deck, patio, garden, in-ground sprinkler system, and an outdoor oasis.

Inside, enjoy custom built-in shelves flanking the gas fireplace, vaulted ceilings, updated floors, and a primary bedroom with an ensuite. The lower level offers a second living room perfect for a media space, along with a beautifully updated bathroom featuring a heated floor, and the fourth bedroom. Nearby trail systems provide outdoor adventure opportunities. Don't miss the chance to see this family-oriented gem. Measurements are approximate; please verify if important.

March 5, 2024

13-507 Ninth Street, Nanaimo|$389,000|3 Bedroom Townhouse in South Nanaimo!

Welcome to this three-bedroom townhouse in South Nanaimo, near Southgate and University Village amenities. The main level offers an open concept living and dining area, with a galley-style kitchen. Upstairs, you'll find three bedrooms, including the primary with its own deck. The property includes a carport for parking and allows one cat or dog up to 25 inches tall. Ideal for investors or first-time buyers. All measurements are approximate and should be verified.

Feb. 29, 2024

3614 Watson Ave Cobble Hill |$989,888| Cobble Hill Home with in-law Suite!

This charming 5BD, 3BTH home w/suite is located on a tranquil cul-de-sac, providing a perfect balance between serenity & convenience w/easy access to Highway #1. Main living space offers updated kitchen w/views, living room, 2BD-3BD/loft, & 2BTH, enjoy the ensuite bthrm w/luxurious upgrades, including heated floor. Lower offers 2BD inlaw suite, perfect for extended family. Step outside to the extended & reinforced deck, a fantastic outdoor space for relaxation & entertainment. Family-friendly neighbourhood boasts nearby parks, making it an excellent place to raise a family. Nature lovers will appreciate the proximity to Cobble Hill Mtn, just a 5min. walk away w/biking & hiking trails. Minutes to Cobblestone Pub, Country Grocer & all amenities, ideal location! Truly a bonus w/the 2 car garage, loads of parking & 3 walkin closets!  Live in this beautiful area that seamlessly blends nature & community.

Feb. 28, 2024

5450 Arnhem Terrace, Nanaimo|$649,000.00|3 Bed 2 Bath Home on Large Lot in North Nanaimo!


And if that is not enough, this beautiful property is close to shopping, walking trails, lakes, and more! Welcome to 5450 Arnhem Terrace! Located between Metral Drive and the Island Highway, this 0.9 acre property has a 1900 spft rancher style home, a detached shed, and a 584 sqft detached shop. The main home has 3 bed rooms, 2 washrooms, a den (perfect for a home office), 2 family rooms, 2 fire places, and a sun room. Did I mention the interior is in amazing shape. This is an amazing property, and suited to multiple styles of living. Come and see for yourself what this cozy home and incredible property have to offer Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Feb. 28, 2024

4823 Margaret Street, Port Alberni|$299,900|1 Bed Home Nestled in one of Port Alberni's Prime Locations!

Nestled in one of Port Alberni's prime locations, this property offers unique potential. The home is strategically situated at the back of the lot, presenting an opportunity to retain the existing house while exploring the option to build anew at the street (subject to local regulations). Boasting a meticulously renovated interior, highlighted by a fully updated bathroom, the residence exudes charm and comfort. The garage, equipped with 220 wiring, serves ideally as a workshop space. Furthermore, with an excellent tenant eager to remain, this property represents a compelling investment opportunity Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Feb. 26, 2024

214-5650 Edgewater Lane | $549,900 | Beautiful New Listing in private & quiet complex

Discover the allure of Ambleside at Longwood. This delightful 2-bedroom, 2-bath unit boasts 1053 sqft of bright living space. Enjoy the open, airy living room with a cozy gas fireplace, adjacent dining area, and a spacious kitchen overlooking the living/dining area. Retreat to the ample master bedroom featuring a private 4-piece ensuite and access to the balcony. Included are 1 parking stall and 2 storage units! Explore the meticulously landscaped grounds of Longwood, complete with fitness facilities, workshop, and guest suites. Conveniently located near Longwood Station for shopping and services, as well as the Oliver Woods Recreation Centre and Longwood's stunning clubhouse, offering an array of social activities and events. Experience the ultimate lifestyle. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.