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Oct. 6, 2022

2848 8th Ave | $599,000 | Fantastic Port Alberni Family Home w/ Suite

Put down roots in Port Alberni with this fantastic 3 bedroom + den, 3 bathroom family home in a great neighbourhood. The main home includes an open living room, eating area and kitchen that gives you a gorgeous natural gas fireplace and space for the family breakfast while taking in views of Mount Arrowsmith. There is a second family room and formal dining giving you plenty of space for the family to spread out. The main level also has two bedrooms, the main bathroom and a convenient ensuite in the primary. Downstairs as part of the main home is a den that can make a great guest room, office or playroom. The one bedroom suite features an open kitchen and rec room, its own gas fireplace, in suite laundry and a covered patio. Outside take advantage of a double garage, a large and private yard with garden area, a spacious deck for entertaining and plenty of parking for guest and your RV or boat. This home is located in a family area and is close to shopping, schools, parks and amenities. See if for yourself today!

Oct. 6, 2022

3477 Maveric Road | $649,900 | Immaculate 3 Level Detached Departure Bay Townhome

Come home to the family friendly and highly sought after neighbourhood of Departure Bay just off Rock City Road where you will find this incredible 3 level, 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom detached townhome. The home includes executive finishes, crown moulding, 9 foot ceilings and is located on a corner lot. On your main level you will find a spacious living room with a beautiful gas fireplace, the gorgeous kitchen with island and stainless steel appliances and a dining area to bring your whole family together. This level also has both a front deck and back patio for you to relax. Upstairs are the three bedrooms with the primary including the convenience of an ensuite. Be close to schools, shopping, trails, parks and all major amenities with this location. The well run strata even allows for pets and rentals. Don’t miss your chance to have it all with this one. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Oct. 5, 2022

618 Nova Street | $499,900 | Gorgeous Move in Ready Half Duplex in Great Location

Welcome home to this beautiful move in ready half duplex in the family neighbourhood of the University District. Walking in you will immediately notice the new flooring and fresh paint. The spacious living room has a large window to bring in the light and draws you into the dining area with stunning kitchen with new countertops and range. The main level is a fabulous place to entertain. Upstairs you will find 3 generous sized bedrooms and the cheater ensuite bath. Outside you can relax in your private back yard with new fence, have space for your kids or pets and there is plenty of parking for your guests. This home is located on a no thru road and is close to schools, shopping, University Village Mall, hiking trails and parks like Colliery Dam. Gems like this don’t last long, book your showing today! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Oct. 4, 2022

3025 10th Ave | $559,000 | Fantastic Port Alberni Family Home w/ 2 Bedroom Suite

Sharply priced home with incredible income potential! This gorgeous family home is walking distance to schools and amenities, has a great layout and large yard plus the bonus of a suite!  Take in the open and spacious main level with a large living room including a slate gas fireplace, a dining area that brings the whole family together for dinner and a beautiful kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. There are three generous sized bedrooms and the main bathroom with heated floors. Downstairs is a separate 2 bedroom suite with in suite laundry, an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and a great layout. This is a great opportunity for either yourself and a tenant or a full investment property.  Outside you have a fantastic space to entertain with a large yard that has plenty of space for your BBQ and trampoline. There is also tons of parking for guests, your boat and an RV. Home has totally upgraded plumbing and electrical and was renovated 6 years ago. Make your next home or investment in the city of Port Alberni. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Oct. 4, 2022

2800 Benson View Road | $2,599,900 | Spectacular 2.54 Acre Property w/ Exquisite Home & Extras

Welcome home to a fantastic 2.54 acre property in the privacy of Mount Benson where you will find an impressive home from start to finish with a sweeping foyer leading through to a stunning white kitchen with stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry, island and peninsula so no shortage of counter space and spectacular views.  There is also a full dining area and eating area in the kitchen. The living room features a fabulous stone fireplace and high ceilings to let in the light and the views. If you love to entertain, this home is for you. Upstairs is your oasis of a primary suite featuring a full walk in closet, sitting area, skylights, 8 piece ensuite, and views for days. The other 4 bedrooms do not disappoint either. You also have an indoor pool to use all year round, bar space, and an elevator!  Outside entertain or relax in multiple places. Use the hot tub, the fire pit area, or any of the patio spaces to accommodate both friends and family. The home also comes with 5 garage spaces, RV & boat parking, a driveway fountain and the privacy of the country with the near conveniences of the city. See this amazing home for yourself today! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Oct. 3, 2022

964 & 970 Jensens Bay Road | $3,299,900 | Spectacular West Coast Style Waterfront Home w/ Adjacent Building Lot

Welcome home to Tofino & Jensens Bay Estates where you will find a fantastic west coast style waterfront home with adjacent waterfront building lot. Live this lifestyle to the fullest with this spectacular 3 bedroom, 4 bathroom plus 2 den home that has full ocean and mountain views for miles, a private waterfront pathway to the beach and is just minutes from Tofino shopping and amenities. Boasting an oversized double garage with suite above, this home can be sectioned off into 3 separate suites for family and friends.  Located on a 0.437 acre lot featuring an open concept gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances, live edge bar top, and stone countertops. Upstairs you will find a bonus rec room with expansive ocean views, vaulted ceilings, and the primary bedroom with a large walk-in-closet and full ensuite.

The building lot gives you a 0.471 acre lot that takes in full ocean and mountain views. Jensens Bay Estates is a short distance to all the shops, amenities, and attractions that Tofino has to offer. Enjoy easy access to some of Vancouver Island’s best beaches right from your front door (short walk to Chesterman Beach). Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Oct. 3, 2022

970 Jensens Bay Road | $799,900 | Spectacular Ocean & Mountain View Lot w/ Walk on Waterfront

Welcome to this spectacular waterfront building lot in Jensens Bay Estates.  Your dream home awaits on this 0.471 acre lot that takes in full ocean and mountain views with walk on waterfront capability. Jensens Bay Estates is a short distance to all the shops, amenities, and attractions that Tofino has to offer. Enjoy easy access to some of Vancouver Island’s best beaches right from your front door (short walk to Chesterman Beach). Picture yourself enjoying both the sunrise and sunset from your expansive deck with ocean views for miles. Put your imagination to work and embrace the west coast lifestyle you have always wanted with this incredible opportunity.  

Oct. 3, 2022

964 Jensens Bay Road | $2,500,000 | Stunning Walk on Waterfront Home in Breathtaking Tofino

Welcome home to Jensens Bay Estates.  Live the west coast lifestyle to the fullest with this spectacular 3 bedroom, 4 bathroom plus 2 den home that has full ocean and mountain views for miles, a private waterfront pathway to the beach and is just minutes from Tofino shopping and amenities. Boasting an oversized double garage with suite above, this home can be sectioned off into 3 separate suites for family and friends.  Located on a 0.437 acre lot featuring an open concept gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances, live edge bar top, and stone countertops. Upstairs you will find a bonus rec room with expansive ocean views, vaulted ceilings, and the primary bedroom with a large walk-in-closet and full ensuite.  This 2004 built home also features a wood stove and heat pump.  Make Tofino your next home with this incredible gem! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Sept. 29, 2022

Lofthouse Road | $7,500,000 | One of a Kind 120+ Acre Property w/ 754 Feet of Waterfront

ONE OF A KIND OPPORTUNITY to own a rare piece of Vancouver Island real estate with this 120+ acre property just down from Cedar by the Sea that includes 120+ acres of gently sloping agricultural land which has never been farmed and has potential to be granted organic status (buyer to do their own inquiries), 4 separate and uniquely titled stratified ocean view homes each with approx. 1.2 acres of land which all have access to use the approx. 95 acres of common property and a separately titled 23 acre oceanfront parcel with 754 feet of waterfront! Build your dream ocean view home, set up both agricultural and farm space and consider the investment opportunity with 4 established west coast style homes that each have 180 degrees of ocean, mountain and Gulf Island views. This property allows for multiple uses with the AGD1 zoning - a home based business, secondary suite, temporary sawmill and agri-tourism accommodation just to name a few. The sky is the limit with the potential on this property. Purchase can be with or without the 23 acre oceanfront section. All this and the ability to have low farm status tax rates.  Don’t miss your chance to have it all. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

Sept. 29, 2022

2988 Lofthouse Road | $5,250,000 | One of a Kind 100+ Acre Property

ONE OF A KIND OPPORTUNITY to own a rare piece of VI real estate w/ this approx 100 acre property that includes 95 acres of gently sloping agricultural land which has never been farmed and has potential to be granted organic status (buyer to do their own inquiries), 4 separate titled stratified ocean view homes each w/ approx. 1.2 acres of land which all have access to use the approx. 95 acres of CP! Build your dream home, set up both agricultural & farm & consider the investment opportunity w/ 4 established homes that each have 180 degrees of ocean, mountain & Gulf Island views. This property allows for multiple uses w/ the AGD1 zoning. The sky is the limit with the potential on this property.  All this and the ability to have low farm status tax rates.  Don’t miss your chance to have it all. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.