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

April 28, 2021

2694 Beaver Creek Cres | $679,900 | Diver Lake Family Home w/ 2 Bed Legal Suite

Family & Investor Alert! Looking for a great home in a family-oriented neighbourhood with income potential? This could be it! Located in the beautiful north area of Diver Lake, this home features 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (4 bed/2 bath main; 2 bed/1 bath suite), an open floor plan including large living room, beautiful kitchen with s/s appliances, dark cabinetry, island, and a dining area. Cherish the family time in this optimal space. With 3 bedrooms and the main bath upstairs and 1 bedroom downstairs, the main home also includes a deck off the kitchen, a great expansion of living space for those summer BBQs. Bring in the extra income in the recently renovated two bedroom suite that has its own laundry room, great layout, separate entrance, and private patio. Outside enjoy the privacy of backing onto nature on this just over a ¼ acre lot and take advantage of being close to trails, amenities, transit, and schools. Whether you are looking for yourself or as an investment, this one is definitely a must see! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

April 23, 2021

1044 Skylar Circle | $649,900 | Gorgeous Lake Country Family Home w/ Sweeping Valley Views

Looking for your own piece of Vancouver Island paradise on the shores of Shawnigan Lake? This beautiful main level entry home features a lower level that includes a family room space perfect for kids to hang out, walk out access to the yard and a full bathroom. The main level has an open living room with fireplace and great kitchen that includes space for a dining table. Off the living room is a deck where you can BBQ or relax with a morning coffee. Upstairs you will find 3 generous sized bedrooms including the primary with walk in closet and ensuite. There is also the main bathroom and laundry. Outside take in the valley views and enjoy a fully fenced back yard and patio area. Just 15 mins to Westshore and 30 mins to downtown Victoria you can enjoy easy access to all major amenities while still enjoying the tranquility of lake country. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=91614siqKc3

April 21, 2021

856 Whistler Place | $799,000 | Stunning South Nanaimo Home w/ Carriage House Potential

You will fall in love with this spectacular main-level entry family home on a quiet cul-de-sac. This home offers space for the entire family with 3 beds and 3 baths, a huge bonus room above the garage and a den downstairs that offers the perfect work-from-home solution.  With an open floor plan and a huge deck off of the living room, entertaining is a dream. Enjoy the custom fireplace, open kitchen with s/s appliances, island and plenty of cupboard and counter space. Upstairs, you will find 3 generously-sized bedrooms including the primary with a walk-in closet and ensuite. Outside enjoy being surrounded by nature and situated on an over 27,000 sqft lot zoned for carriage house potential, this house will suit any family for years to come. Enjoy the convenience of this South Nanaimo neighbourhood which includes easy access to all levels of schools, parks, shopping and many other major amenities. Don’t wait to view and see if it is the next place you call home!

April 20, 2021

219A Blueback Road | $379,900 | Beautiful North Nanaimo Condo w/ Ocean & Mountain Views

Welcome to Eagle Point Bayview, a great building in North Nanaimo where you will find this spacious and bright 2 bedroom 1 bathroom unit with a great layout and ocean views. Walking in you will find a large living room and dining area with large windows to take in the views, both great places for relaxing and entertaining. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and white cabinetry. Outside on the covered and private deck you can also take in the views and enjoy the summer evenings or mornings with a cup of coffee. On the lower level are two bedrooms and the main bathroom. If you like distinct areas of space, this layout is perfect for you. The building also comes with rooftop patios and a community clubhouse where you can have family gatherings, use the fitness facilities or socialize over a game of pool. Rentals and pets allowed. Located in an unbeatable North Nanaimo area this unit is minutes to all major amenities, the beach, shopping, schools, and plenty of trails where you can experience all Vancouver Island has to offer. Don’t wait to check it out today! 3D Tour: https://youriguide.com/219a_6231_blueback_rd_nanaimo_bc/

April 12, 2021

1012 Pat Burns Ave | $699,000 | Stunning Turn Key Home on Breathtaking Gabriola

Surrounded by the beautiful nature of Gabriola Island, this 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home has been completely renovated and features a gorgeous and bright kitchen with stainless steel appliances flowing into a dining/living area with a beautiful feature tile wall. The open layout makes entertaining easy and the spacious front deck is easily accessible to expand the space, sit out with a coffee, or relax after a long day. There are three generous sized bedrooms on the main floor and one bathroom. Downstairs includes a partially finished laundry room, another bathroom and living area for when guests come over. There is a new studio/workshop space for the crafter or artist in the family, a double detached garage, and a 10,000 watt generator. Outside enjoy a gorgeous fully fenced yard with beautiful landscaping and fire pit area on a property that is nestled in nature and just a short distance to the village. Thinking Gabriola could be your next home? Don’t wait to check this one out! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=9Y6ByouHQRu

April 9, 2021

1637 Woobank Road | $889,000 | Quiet Country Home with Detached Studio on 1.6 Acres

Welcome to beautiful and quiet Cedar where you will find this gorgeous family home with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, with a 2 bedroom suite, detached studio, and an included travel trailer! The main level of the home includes a stunning kitchen with white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and French doors leading out to the front deck. The spacious living room is connected to a large dining room where you can host family dinners and movie nights. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms including the primary with back deck access. Downstairs is the two bedroom suite with large family room, separate laundry and one bathroom. Outside on the spectacular 1.6 acre property you have plenty of room to play or host friends and family. There is a detached studio that can be used for a home based business and tons of garden space for the green thumb in the family. This is country living while being just a short distance to major amenities, parks, and trails. Come and check it out today! Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=txWsZLUiVck&mls=1

April 8, 2021

2624 Willow Grouse Cres | $499,000 | Gorgeous Diver Lake Home w/ Shop & Garden Area

Consider this little gem before you purchase anything else: 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, a nearly 300 square foot family room with sliding doors out to a huge fully fenced, flat back yard in the Diver Lake area of Nanaimo. This 1500+ square foot rancher has a new roof, fascia boards & gutters, new flooring, new energy efficient triple pane front windows, new exterior doors, newer appliances, newer hot water tank, heat pump, new fencing & a large detached shop out back with 60 amps of power. The flat lot measures over 1/4 acre & has some raised garden beds, a small pond, mature trees, flowering bushes & lots of grassy area for the kids to put their trampoline, swing set & maybe even a pool with plenty of room left for the dog to run & play. With plenty of room to park your cars, boat &/or RV, this property will suit a family with children or retirees looking for a reduction in house size but not in lifestyle. Data & measurements are approximate; please verify if important. 3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=4cNrKPQVwf3 

April 7, 2021

201-2115 Meredith Road | $369,000 | Beautiful Centrally Located Condo at Meredith Courts

Are you a first-time buyer? Family? Investor? Come and check out this beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condo at the family oriented complex of Meredith Courts. This unit features an open layout with a spacious living room with fireplace and large windows, a great kitchen with plenty of storage space and enough room for a dining table between the two allowing for a great flow and everyone to feel connected. Down the hall are the two bedroom and two bathrooms and a covered deck space. Enjoy the green space in the complex, the children’s area with play set, and being close to all major amenities. Pets are allowed and there are no rental restrictions so whether you are looking for yourself or an investment property, this one might be right for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important. 3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=swVtCQa6NpS

April 6, 2021

529 Deering Street | $749,900 | Gorgeous Home in the University District w/ 2 Bed Legal Suite

Welcome to one of Nanaimo’s most sought-after neighbourhoods in the University District. Whether you are an investor or someone looking for yourself this home with impress with its 5 beds, 3 baths, 2 bed legal suite, open floor plan & great location. Walking in you will find a spacious entry leading upstairs to the main home w/ a gorgeous kitchen, bright living room, a dining space for the whole family, 3 beds and 2 baths. The open layout makes it easy to entertain or supervise your kids. Off the dining area is a great covered balcony perfect for your BBQ. Downstairs you will find a two bed legal suite - that can be changed to either a 1 or 2 bed - with its own laundry, separate entrance and a great layout. Outside enjoy the privacy of the fully fenced back yard where you can expand your entertaining space, host yard games or set up a swing set. This home is close to all levels of schools, shopping, transit, parks and recreation, and walking trails. Come stop by and see if it is the right place for you to call home. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

April 6, 2021

1583 Fawcett Road | $649,000 | Beautiful Cedar by the Sea Home Walking Distance to the Ocean

Welcome to the beautiful area of Cedar by the Sea where you will find a character home with the original hardwood flooring, historic features, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (plus a third unfinished) and a spectacular sun room along with 0.6 acres of breathtaking landscaped property. The spacious living room boasts tons of natural light and a great fireplace along with the kitchen and dining area, there is plenty of space to spread out, entertain, or host the family. Downstairs is a partially finished basement that is just waiting for your creativity and vision.  Upstairs relax in the family room with gorgeous wood beams and large windows to bring in the views. Outside enjoy privacy with beautiful and mature landscaping, raised garden beds, tons of parking, and being just minutes to the beach and a boat launch. Close to amenities while maintaining a secluded feel, this home is waiting for you. Msmts approx., pls verify if important.

3D Tour: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=EGBaTdwva6p&mls=1