Latest Real Estate & Lifestyle Posts in Vancouver Island, BC

June 25, 2019

24 Strickland Street | $449,900 | 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. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

June 17, 2019

15-111 Wall Street | $225,000 | Fully Renovated Townhouse with Nature Views

This beautiful fully updated 2 bedroom plus den, 2 bathroom townhouse features an open concept living space with a brand new kitchen with white cabinetry and stainless steel appliances, a living room dining room combination with stunning flooring, a gorgeous wood fireplace, and a large deck looking out over Millstream River and a peaceful natural setting. The deck is perfect for all your entertaining needs including all your summer BBQs. Upstairs is the master bedroom with a beautiful updated ensuite and private balcony, another spacious bedroom and a den that can be used as your office or third bedroom. Close to downtown and Bowen Park, this home is in an unbeatable location for anyone looking to have the perfect balance between privacy and accessibility. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

June 13, 2019

57 Ranchview Drive | $649,900 | Exquisite Cinnabar Home with Valley Views

Welcome home to this spectacular 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom home with 2 bedroom self- contained legal suite. Built in 2011 and boasting 2800 sqft, this gorgeous property in Cinnabar Valley features open concept living space with laminate flooring, vaulted ceilings, a sky light and natural gas fireplace in the living room, a beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and backsplash, island, and walk in pantry. From your kitchen and living room you can access the spacious deck with new awning and shades allowing you to enjoy the views, landscaping, and nature in both the sun and shade. The main level of the home features 3 large bedrooms, 2 stunning bathrooms, laundry room, and access to the garage. Downstairs includes a great rec room, the fourth bedroom, and another beautiful bathroom. Downstairs is also the spacious 2 bedroom suite with an open concept living room/kitchen and stunning view of the valley and landscaped yard. The home comes with 2 ductless heat pumps with 2 wall units in the main home and 1 in the suite. Outside, the breathtaking valley views are joined by stunning landscaping on the .34 acre property, RV & boat parking, and a fully fenced back yard. Close to all Cinnabar and South Nanaimo amenities, this family neighbourhood is just minutes from trails, bus routes, the highway & parkway, Nanaimo River, and Cinnabar Elementary. Don’t miss an opportunity to own an exceptional home in a highly sought after area. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

June 3, 2019

914 St David Street | $475,000 | Private Family Home in Central Nanaimo

This beautiful family home features three spacious bedrooms and a den perfect for an office space; three bathrooms including an updated 5 piece ensuite in the master with heated tile flooring, an open concept living room/dining room combination with a beautiful electric fireplace, large windows, stunning flooring and deck access; an additional family room space with woodstove; a bright partially open kitchen with plenty of cupboard and counter space, a huge fenced yard perfect for that summer BBQ, family entertaining and front deck overlooking your private front yard. The driveway allows plenty of space for your vehicles and there is a storage shed in the back perfect for your tools and toys. Located in central Nanaimo, this home is close to Nanaimo Hospital, and all major amenities including restaurants, shopping, schools, and parks. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

May 23, 2019

2001 Lakeside Drive | $624,900 | Gorgeous Family Home in Cinnabar Valley

This gorgeous 5 bed, 4 bath home located in beautiful Cinnabar Valley is perfect for a family. This home also comes with a beautiful two bed legal suite with separate entrance, making it the perfect mortgage helper. You are greeted by a spacious ground level foyer leading into a family room with hard wood flooring and woodstove. Downstairs also has a bright bedroom, and a 4-piece bath/laundry room combination. The main level features a large & bright living room with a gorgeous fireplace and hard wood flooring. The master suite has plenty of closet space, and a grand ensuite with stand-up shower and jetted tub. The kitchen is fully updated with stainless steel appliances, plenty of cupboard and counter space, pantry, and is partially open to the living room. Off the kitchen is another spacious and bright bedroom with an ensuite. The large wrap around deck has access from both the living room and kitchen and is perfect for entertaining and summer BBQs. The fully fenced back yard provides plenty of space for kids to play, entertaining, and comes with a storage shed for your gardening tools and toys. The long flat driveway provides ample parking for multiple vehicles. Located in a great location in Cinnabar, the home is close to Cinnabar School, parks, newly updated tennis courts and amenities while still maintaining a quiet and private home feeling. Location, Location, Location!! Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

May 23, 2019

6138 Cedar Grove Drive | $339,000 | Beautiful Ground Level Townhouse in Cedar Grove Villas

This beautiful ground level townhouse features two gorgeous and spacious bedrooms, a den space that can be used as a third bedroom or office, two fully updated bathrooms, an open concept floor plan with a stunning natural gas fireplace in the living room, and stainless-steel appliances, pantry & vinyl flooring in the kitchen. Entertaining is made easy with an open layout that can flow from indoor into outdoor living. Outside provides a private back yard with two patio spaces and beautiful landscaping. A great place for a summer BBQ, or morning coffee. The complex allows pets and is family oriented and every unit comes with an additional storage space. Located in North Nanaimo, it is close to all major amenities including Longwood Station, restaurants, shopping, schools and a dog park. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

May 21, 2019

205-3108 Barons Road | $189,900 | Open Concept Condo in Uplands

Your new home could be at Long Lake Manor in this spacious 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo that features 716 SQFT feet of open concept living space, a fully updated bathroom with vinyl plank flooring; a large bedroom with plenty of space for a king size bed; an open kitchen with plenty of cupboard and counter space, stainless steel Fridge and Dishwasher and an oversized deck, perfect for those summer BBQs, and year round entertaining overlooking green space. This home is in a great location, walking distance to all major amenities at Country Club Mall and is walking distance to Long Lake park & beach. In a well-maintained building with a low strata fee, rentals are allowed and 1 cat is allowed. Perfect for an investor, first time home buyer or someone looking to downsize, be sure to check out this great property. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

May 15, 2019

2078 Hilbert Road | $1449000 | Stunning Private Oasis on 20 Acres in Cedar

Country meets luxury in this exquisite 5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom Cedar home on 20 Acres in the ALR. Walking in, you will be greeted to an Italian style grand entrance that flows with beautiful stone flooring into your stunning & spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances and custom cabinetry, dining space and living room with a gorgeous double-sided fireplace and heated floors. There is even a butler’s pantry to complete the space. Open concept living makes entertaining a breeze, and large windows provide tons of natural light throughout both levels of the home. On the main level is a den that can be used as a bedroom or an office space and your main bathroom. Upstairs you will find 3 gorgeous bedrooms, 2 ensuite bathrooms, and a second family room space, perfect for the kids to play, or as a man cave. This amazing home provides unlimited parking, a double garage, stunning mountain views, and tons of outdoor living for entertaining and relaxation. With a covered patio in the back and a large deck upstairs that you can access through stunning French Doors, you can enjoy the privacy, quiet, and natural beauty from every corner of your home. Also, on the property is a 1 bedroom carriage house, perfect for the in laws or out of town guests. Twenty Acres provides no shortage of space for horses, dogs, and other animals. This country retreat is waiting for you. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.

May 13, 2019

1537 Madrona Drive | $679,900 | Beautiful Nanoose Bay Home with Ocean Views

Step into this amazing Nanoose Bay home and you can enjoy ocean and mountain views from your open concept living room/dining room with plenty of space to entertain, large windows bringing in the natural light, a gorgeous fireplace, and vaulted ceilings. In the kitchen there is plenty of cupboard and counter space and the views continue with an eating nook perfect for your morning coffee. The main floor also features a large main bathroom with double sinks, 2 spacious bedrooms, a mud/laundry room and access to your front deck and back yard. Downstairs is another open living room space and your third large bedroom. Your stunning landscaped back yard is perfect for someone looking to relax with privacy and enjoy a cup of coffee, good book, garden, or host a backyard BBQ. The driveway allows plenty of space to park multiple vehicles including your RV &/or Boat. Just a short drive to Parksville, you can enjoy easy access to major amenities, Rathtrevor Beach and parks. If you are looking for a great home that will allow you to put a personal touch on it while enjoying privacy, views, and an unbeatable location, you will want to check this one out. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important. 

May 9, 2019

10325 Old Victoria Road | $589,000 | Chemainus Family Home on 2.28 Acres

This beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom family home in Chemainus has 2.28 acres of land, with several green houses, chicken pens, garden space, and ocean and mountain views. The house has open concept living with a lovely kitchen with plenty of cupboard and counter space, a connected dining space, opening up into the gorgeous living room with wood fireplace, hard wood floors throughout, and French Doors leading out on the spacious deck, perfect for summer BBQs and year-round entertaining. With two bedrooms and the main bathroom on one floor and a third bedroom, second bathroom, and second living room downstairs, this home is perfect for someone looking for space both inside and out. There is plenty of room for your RV, boat, multiple vehicles with the two access point drive way and covered car port. Other home features include a new hot water tank, natural gas furnace, workshop and bonus storage space. Measurements are approximate, please verify if important.