Latest Real Estate & Lifestyle Posts in Vancouver Island, BC

Sept. 10, 2019

1617 Venlaw Road | $480,000 | Gorgeous Family Home backing onto Golf Course

Welcome home to 1617 Venlaw Road. This incredible home sits on a quarter acre lot in the city backing onto Pryde Vista Golf Course. It features 2300 sqft of living space, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 bonus rooms to use as a rec room or extra space, and an in-house workshop. This split level entry home has beautiful laminate flooring upstairs, a wood fireplace in the living room, a kitchen with plenty of cupboard and counter space, stainless steel appliances, a gas range, large windows taking in the southern exposure, and access from the kitchen to the spacious back deck overlooking a beautifully landscaped yard. The back yard has two lower patio spaces, fruit trees, golf course views, and is the perfect oasis for family or personal relaxation. There is also plenty of parking and a carport out front for your vehicles and guests. Located in central Nanaimo, this unbeatable location puts you close to Bowen Road, Downtown, all levels of schools, and all amenities. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Sept. 10, 2019

228-3215 Cowichan Lake Road | $219,900 | Exquisite Move in Ready Corner Unit |

Welcome home to this stunning and spacious corner unit at Prevost Place. Featuring 786 SQFT of living space, this open concept unit comes with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, tons of premium upgrades from the new laminate flooring throughout, the fully renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, custom built in suite laundry, crown moldings and custom farm style door leading to your balcony. With a walk-in closet and ensuite in the master, a spacious balcony overlooking gorgeous green space, and two parking spaces, this unit is perfect for an investor or working professional. The well-run strata allows for one pet, rentals, and offers low condo fees. In a great location close to major amenities, you won’t want to miss this opportunity. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Sept. 5, 2019

1019 Bruce Ave | $449,900 | Rancher on Huge Lot w/ Dream Workshop

Country living in the City! This 1400 sqft Rancher features 3 spacious bedrooms and a den, the master suite having combined two bedrooms to make a private suite, 1 bathroom, and two entrances with the kitchen in the middle. On one side is a great family room with a beautiful woodstove fireplace, and on the other is a bright and open dining room. The kitchen has tons of cupboard and counter space, and a space for a breakfast nook. The family room even has access to the private outdoor patio. Outside, the property is .37 of an acre with plenty of RV & boat parking, and a dream workshop with 2 220 outlets, the office in it has phone, cable & ethernet, making it perfect for that Jack of all trades in the family and the ultimate man cave. Situated in south Nanaimo in the university district, this home is close to all levels of schools, all major amenities, parks and trails. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Sept. 5, 2019

24 Strickland Street | $439,000 | South Nanaimo Character Home w/ Ocean Views

Nestled on a quiet street in South Nanaimo, this gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom character home features ocean and mountain views, a huge lot with carriage house potential, an open concept living room/dining room/kitchen, and beautiful laminate flooring throughout. Entertaining is made easy with an open floor plan, a huge deck, and a spacious fully fenced back yard, perfect for all year round get togethers. The main level of the home is your main living area, upstairs features the three bedrooms, the master even has its own private deck. Downstairs is a large unfinished basement space that is perfect for storage or extra family room. With updates on the windows, bathrooms, and kitchen, this unique property is ready for you to call home. In a great location close to all south Nanaimo amenities, close to VIU, and featuring a ductless heat pump and southern exposure, don’t wait to check this out. 

Sept. 4, 2019

1584 Naylor Crescent | $525,000 | Gorgeous Fully Renovated Home on Corner ½ Acre

Fully Renovated. 4 Bedrooms & 2 Bathrooms. Mountain Views. Privacy. Corner ½ Acre Lot. Basement Suite & Carriage House Potential. Landscaped. RV & Boat Parking. If you are looking for the perfect family home that has everything and is turn key, this is it. Walking in you will be greeted to an open concept living room with gorgeous fireplace and large windows and a beautiful kitchen with S/S Appliances. Everything is brand new from the flooring, to the custom cabinetry & range, interior doors, paint, bathroom fixtures & vanities, exterior vinyl, new gravel in the driveway, insulation, gardens, exterior drainage, and hose bibs. No expense has been spared to make this the perfect family home. From your large front deck, perfect for that summer BBQ, you can enjoy views of the southern tip of Protection Island and the Coastal Mountains. The yard allows for entertaining, yard games, level entry on both levels of the home, & RV and Boat Parking. Close to amenities while still being private, this Chase River home is one you will not want to miss. 

Aug. 22, 2019

416-1600 Dufferin Crescent | $159,900 | Bright Top Floor Central Nanaimo Condo

Welcome to Dufferin Court. This spacious and bright top floor unit features 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom with an open concept floor plan that allows in tons of natural light. The kitchen includes a dining space and you can enjoy indoor and outdoor living with a great patio. Perfect for a first-time home buyer or investor, this 669 sqft unit comes with in suite laundry, one parking space, a new hot water tank, and can be found just minutes from major amenities like the Nanaimo Regional Hospital, shopping, schools, parks, and trails. Rentals and Pets are allowed.

Aug. 22, 2019

3638 Ranch Point Road | $724,000 | Beautiful West Coast Style Home in North Nanaimo

Situated on 1.16 Acres and providing you privacy & land while still maintaining city accessibility, this fabulous 5 bed, 3 bath home with a main level entry is perfect for any buyer. Walking in you will be greeted to a gorgeous sunken living room with vaulted ceilings, large windows, and a brick fireplace. Connected to that is a formal dining area with enough room for the whole family and a spacious kitchen with island and flat stovetop. Down the hall are three large bedrooms and two updated bathrooms, the master suite featuring a walk-in closet and 3-piece ensuite. Downstairs is a partially finished basement, perfect for your creative side to flourish. There are two bedrooms, a third bathroom and a second living room with wood fireplace, making it possible to turn it into a suite or save it for that extra family space. There is also an in-house workshop, perfect for all your toys and tools. Outside you can enjoy a spacious back deck overlooking a large private yard with mature trees, a double garage for your vehicles and a pit to change oil, plenty of RV, boat, or multiple vehicle parking. Located close to all major amenities, this home you won’t want to miss. 

Aug. 19, 2019

396 Ninth Street | $589,900 | Stunning West Coast Style Build w/Two Bedroom Legal Suite!

This brand new 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom single family home built by Breitray Developments is located in south Nanaimo. This home features high end laminate flooring throughout, a spacious open concept living room with gas fireplace, a kitchen with quartz counter tops, a great room, and a south facing deck. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and ensuite. There is two other bedrooms, a 3-piece bathroom, and a laundry room all on the upstairs level. Downstairs has a den/office space and the double garage. The two bedroom legal suite features a separate entrance and separate laundry. This makes it perfect for an income booster or for your university student children. Landscaping and retaining wall will be included. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

Aug. 15, 2019

5-1074 Old Victoria Road | $125,000 | Beautiful, Bright Mobile built in 2018

This gorgeous mobile located in a 55+ park, which allows 1 small pet, is conveniently located close to shopping, public transit and was built in 2018. With little to no maintenance, this home is move in ready with a moduline warranty, open floor plan, vaulted living room ceilings, maple laminate flooring, oak cabinetry, pantry & two good size bedrooms with a large bathroom with full sized tub. With a beautiful sun deck, 95% high efficiency gas furnace, 420 lb propane tank & new shed with low maintenance yard, you won’t want to miss this! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.


Aug. 15, 2019

40-444 Bruce Ave | $279,900 | Gorgeous South Nanaimo Townhouse in Quiet Complex

Welcome to this beautiful corner unit at Pear Tree Meadows. Situated at the back of the complex for additional privacy, this amazing 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom townhouse is perfect for working professionals, first time home buyer, a family, or an investor. With an open concept floor plan and hard wood flooring throughout, the bright space offers a beautiful kitchen with dark cabinetry and laminate counter tops and dining space. The spacious living room features a stunning electric fireplace, and patio doors leading out to your gorgeous and private back yard and patio. On the main level is also a 2 piece bathroom. Upstairs you will find 3 generous sized bedrooms including the master suite with 4 piece ensuite and laundry room. Off the master is a private balcony, perfect for a cup of coffee in the morning.  Outside you can enjoy beautiful landscaping along with the private patio space and garden area. There is also a carport and storage locker for your vehicle, toys, and tools. In a great location close to all major amenities, this unit will not last long. Pets and Rentals allowed.