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I have listed a new property at 36 855 Howard Ave in Nanaimo. See details here

Located at Eagle Heights and close to all amenities such as local parks, shopping and all levels of schooling including VIU is where you will find this 2-story home. Priced appropriately for its condition; it will require cosmetic upgrades such as a fresh coat of paint and new flooring. The strata intend to replace all of the doors and windows (pre-paid by the Seller) making this the perfect starter home or investment. This unit has an effective floor plan with the main consisting of an eating nook, a galley kitchen and a spacious dining/living area. The sliding glass doors open onto a concrete patio. The strata permit fencing and plants/shrubs in pots offering privacy. The second floor is where you will find the primary bedroom, it has both walk-in closet and another full-size closet. The second bedroom is full size allowing it to accommodate 2 children if needed. The laundry room and a small flex space along with the 4 piece bathroom. Pets are allowed but there are restrictions.

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I have listed a new property at 303 1620 Townsite Rd in Nanaimo.
Upscale and modern 774 sq ft 3rd floor 1 bedroom 1 bathroom (cheater ensuite) plus den/ office condo. Built in 2008, this well managed building has many factors that make it sought after, You will find underground parking, a separate storage locker, secure lobby, well appointed common room along with an elevator making it wheelchair accessible to name a few. The strata permits a limited amount of rentals, pets (2 dogs or 2 cats or 1 of each) along with no age restrictions for owners/tenants. Centrally located on a quiet street but with quick and easy access to all levels of shopping and activities, including parks and schools. The condo itself has a great covered balcony (almost 100 sq ft) that overlooks a lovely green space. The interior finishes include high-end millwork, Wood cabinetry in the kitchen, a nice mix of flooring including tile and laminate and an electric fireplace in the living room along with stylish window coverings. This unit also has it's own in-suite laundry.
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I have listed a new property at 3000 Wildwood Ave in Nanaimo.
Fantastic opportunity to purchase an incredible 1.05-acre estate in the heart of Departure Bay. This amazing property is comprised of a mid century modern style home with legal authorized suite. Built in 1961, this 3-bedroom (plus 1-bedroom suite) home has been lovingly looked after and updated throughout the years. This home is completely turnkey, the roof is only 9 years old, the 900+ sq ft deck is new as are the classic black and glass railings, the garage and carport offer plenty of parking and even includes a charging system for an EV. The main home has its own laundry room, hot water on demand, forced air furnace paired with an efficient heat pump. The suite has its own laundry, modern crisp kitchen, natural gas fireplace and full-size hot water tank. The wall of windows on the main floor is absolutely stunning, rising from the floor all the way to the vaulted ceiling. All the renovations have been done in a thoughtful manner with a precise eye for detail.Easy to view.
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I have listed a new property at 17 Doric Ave in Nanaimo.
Opportunity awaits in this charming 2 bedroom home. First time buyers can't afford not to consider the potential in this solid home, while investors will appreciate the perfect blend of updates and fantastic tenants. The current owners have made substantial updates including a new kitchen with updated flooring. The effective floor plan offers a bright living room, nice open concept kitchen/dining along with a flex space that is currently being used as a home office. Both bedrooms are situated near the rear of the home with the laundry room at the back which also includes a handy storage room. There are 2 covered carports, one at the front of the home and the second (with built in shed) located in the rear off of the alley. There might be carriage home potential, Buyers to confirm with City. This house is turn key and will be a pleasure to view.
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I have listed a new property at 741 Chestnut St.
Charming welcoming character home with spectacular ocean views overlooking Departure Bay! Prime location at the top of sought after Brechin Hill offering a short walk to the ferry, seaplane, marinas, pubs, restaurants, shopping, hospital, french immersion school, Cilaire Elementary School, beach, banking and medical providers. This lovely home features beautiful craftsman wainscotting, curved archways, exquisite hardwood floors, coved ceilings, gas fireplace, detached 18x32ft double garage with additional storage, workshop, front and rear road access, RV parking, 3 patios, privacy and exquisite gardens. The interior of the home offers main level living, picture windows capturing the ocean views from the kitchen, living & dining, stained glass doors, 3 bdrms, 3 living rooms, 3 bathrooms, 1 full main level open kitchen, lower bar kitchenette, self contained studio suite with additional kitchenette & internal door & separate exterior access. Everything you need is here! This won't last!
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I have listed a new property at 379 Nicol St.
Ocean view character home. This older 2 bedroom home has undergone some recent interior renovations (paint, flooring, kitchen counter tops, tub surround, baseboard, and some new vinyl windows). You will appreciate the high efficiency electric forced air furnace along with the heat pump. The living room is bright and sunny with the added bonus of a wood fireplace insert. The unfinished basement has future suite potential or perhaps a 3rd bedroom (already framed) and/or recreation room. The electrical has been updated and the basement would be an space easy to finish. The ocean vien can be enjoyed from the large deck off the kitchen. The front yard is a charming courtyard while the backyard is fully fenced and is low maintenance with a variety of established trees and shrubbery. The home is accessed via an alley and is very secure due to the 8' fence and sliding gate. Easy to make more room to park your RV or boat.
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I have listed a new property at 327 St. George St.
Affordable 2 or 3 bedroom home on a quiet no through street, close proximity to the seawall walkway and shopping. One of the least expensive homes in Nanaimo, offering plenty of options. If you are considering buying your 1st home, or wanting to move out of a small condo/townhome or perhaps owning an investment property then it's time to act. The home itself straddles the border between Brechin and Central Nanaimo, both solid neighbourhoods. The roof is only 3+ years old, there is a cozy natural gas fireplace with some rooms having parquet flooring. The yard is bright and sunny with an amazing Arbutus tree along with several fruit trees including a fig tree. Professional photos and floorplans are available. The house is currently rented, appointments are a must with 24 hours notice.
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I have listed a new property at 1 Leam Rd.
Phenomenal opportunity awaits you at this 3-bedroom 1740 sq foot home. If you are searching for a house/lot that will support either a City approved suite or carriage home then look no further. The main part of this house consists of 3 bedrooms & 1 bathroom while the unfinished basement is prime for a legal 1-bedroom suite with its own hydro meter (installed). If you desire a 4–5 bedroom home with an income producing detached-carriage home this is also a possibility. Move-in ready: windows have been replaced, the roof is approximately 4 years old interior has been updated by the previous and current owners. Sun-drenched large deck is above double car garage & offers great views of Mount Benson. Central location will appeal to anyone wishing to leave the car at home…walk to Country club mall, kids park, trails and the Frank Crane rec centre. This home has been professionally measured with other supporting documents available upon request. Priced well to reflect the busy market.
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I have listed a new property at 42 Morgan Pl.
North Nanaimo's most affordable family-oriented townhome development, "Malaspina Estates” is where you will find this fabulous 3-bedroom 2-bathroom home. This immaculate 1622 sq. ft house has been modernized with Scandinavian inspired styling. You’ll love the updates: appliances, flooring, paint, countertops, lighting, and millwork to name just a few. Extremely functional floor plan offering open concept living on the main level. The lower level has the 3rd bedroom, rec room and a brand new 2-piece bathroom. Double French doors lead to the fully fenced yard complete with shed and vegetable garden; what a great place to relax and unwind. As an added bonus it is situated near some of the best parks that Nanaimo has to offer (Neck point/Pipers Lagoon). The strata allow rentals and pets (2 dogs/2 cats or 1 cat-1dog). Floor plans and professional phots are available online Ffabulous opportunity to buy this move-in ready home.
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I have listed a new property at 5930 Cody Pl E.
Fantastic new listing on Cody Place. This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase a 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom, 1930 sq ft home. Situated at the end of a quiet cul de sac in North Nanaimo is where you will find this extensively renovated and updated family home. As you enter, you will appreciate the large foyer and the feel of the open concept living area (with vaulted ceiling) adjacent to the dining room and large kitchen. The desirable split level floor plan will offer you both spacious living and intimate spaces to enjoy. The family room with its updated and efficient propane fireplace offers easy access to the private patio. Upstairs is where you will find 3 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms; the principal bedroom has a walk-in closet, huge shower and is large enough for a king bed. The other 2 bedrooms are bright and sunny and also nicely sized. The fourth bedroom is currently being used as an office and is located on the main level.
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I have listed a new property at 1099 Sleepy Hollow Pl.
Exceptional value at 1099 Sleepy Hollow Place. This charming 2 bedroom home will appeal to a broad range of people: 1st time buyers, investors or even those wishing to downsize. If you are searching for acreage, clean air, privacy & healthy living all within a short drive to Nanaimo and Parksville at a reasonable price, then you have found the right home. An open concept style with a functional floor plan, the kitchen is bright and modern while the living room feels large and comfortable. The property is 1 acre in size and is situated on a no thru road and is accessed via Rivers Edge subdivision. Unique and hard to find, properties like this do not come on the market often. Room sizes and lot size are approximate
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I have listed a new property at 6101 Thyme Pl.
6101 Thyme Place - 2 bedroom plus a den. Located in a quiet North Nanaimo neighbourhood close to shopping, schools and parks is where you will find this craftsman inspired townhome. This bright and airy feeling home is sure to please with 9' ceilings & an open floor plan. This lovely home is well suited to a wide range of people. The well managed strata allow 2 dogs (hard to find) and there are no age restrictions. Overall, this home is well appointed; plenty of cabinetry in the gorgeous kitchen, contemporary stainless-steel appliance package, over height ceilings throughout the home, efficient and tasteful electric fireplace in the living space, rounded off by the exposed aggregate concrete patio which provides a great space to entertain and relax. The generous sized principal bedroom includes an ensuite along with a walk-in closet. You will also be thrilled to find great features such as the stacking laundry, modern lighting, and nice size second bedroom extra.
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I have listed a new property at 348 MANHAS PLACE in NANAIMO.
Situated in a family neighbourhood on a quiet cul-de sac in Cottle creek estates. This classic and sophisticated 6-bedroom 4 bathroom 3200 sq ft home; which includes a 2-bedroom legal/authorized suite was constructed in 2011. The main level consists of approx. 1650 sq ft while the lower level is 1615 sq ft. Upon entering into the 11' high foyer you will immediately appreciate the classic and stylish finishing's, the solid "Canadian oak" flooring, the gorgeous natural gas fireplace with its solid stone and custom mantle to the solid surface countertops in the well-appointed kitchen. Even the most discerning of buyers will be impressed. The generous floor plan provides not only vaulted ceilings but expansive windows adding to the bright interior. Feeling even larger than it actually is, the open concept living space is perfectly suited for family time or large dinner parties. A deck overlooks the backyard and the City owned greenbelt, offering yet another place to relax and unwind. The principal bedroom is located at the rear of the home while the 2nd bedroom and 3rd bedroom/office are located far enough away to offer everyone privacy. The lower level (with full 9' ceilings) offers a family style recreation space along with a wet bar, full bathroom, and an additional bedroom. In addition to this, the lower level offers access to the 840 sq ft legal 2-bedroom suite, which does have its own laundry and private side entrance. The low maintenance yard is fully fenced and was professionally landscaped at a great expense to the current owners. A lovely flagstone patio greets guests near the front door while the solid stone staircase curves its way to the garden shed and rear yard. This home is a pure joy to view, you will not be disappointed. Further amenities include: heat pump, natural gas furnace, natural gas BBQ hook up, full compliment of high-end appliances, double car garage, exposed aggregate driveway. Professional photographs and 3-D floor plan online.
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I have listed a new property at 857 LINWOOD LANE in NANAIMO.
3-D tour available online. 857 Linwood Lane situated in Oak Hills. Welcome to this spotless & spacious 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 2500 sq ft family home. Pride in ownership is evident throughout this main level walk out basement home. Open concept living on the main floor, the island style kitchen has plenty of counter space and cupboards. The dining room is great for intimate evenings at home or for large family gatherings. The double doors lead to the huge deck and lush-lawn, providing a seamless transition from the inside to out. The living room is bathed in sunlight and has an economical natural gas fireplace. Large master bedroom suite with walk-in closet & 3-piece ensuite, 2 more bedrooms, laundry room, main 4-piece bathroom complete this level. The lower level can be easily turned into a legal 2 bedroom suite if desired. You will find the recreation room, 3-piece bathroom, 4th and 5th bedrooms and a separate entry. This gem is tucked away in a very quiet neighbourhood. A short stroll to parks & located within 20 minutes to close to big-box stores, shops, restaurants. The aquatic and ice centres are less than 10 minutes away. The house itself has composite siding, hardwood floors, double car garage, everything you would expect to find. The large yard is fully fenced and ready for the next owners to enjoy. Be sure to take the virtual walk through tour of this home. Do not delay to view this home. Unlike new construction there is NO GST and no additional expenditures such as landscaping, window coverings etc.
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I have listed a new property at 322 BRUCE AVE in NANAIMO.
Exceptional value at 322 Bruce ave. This 5 bedroom home will appeal to a broad range of people: 1st time buyers, investors or even those wishing to downsize. Pride of ownership will be top of mind when you view this home. Come and discover this extremely well maintained 2 level home. The main floor consists of 2 bedrooms, large living room, modern open concept kitchen and dining room. The lower level has 3 bedrooms, a large living room, full kitchen along with an eating area. The laundry is conveniently located in a separate room which does double duty as storage or even a workshop if needed. As a Buyer you will fully appreciate that this home is turn key. There is nothing left to do, the roof, attic insulation, soffits, fascia, gutters are all new. The interior of the house has been completely updated, everything from paint schemes to kitchens and bathrooms, windows and pot lights. The yard has undergone and major transformation with an amazing terraced block wall with stairs leading to both a garden shed and greenhouse. The custom arbor is the main focal point with it's fire pit, swinging benches and a built in shelf which makes a great bar. Another fantastic feature is the deck off the dining room, the mountain view is impressive it's a natural area you will gravitate to with friends and family. Centrally located and within walking distance to most amenities. Look at the pictures and floor plans online, you will be impressed.
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I have listed a new property at 861 LINWOOD LANE in NANAIMO.
Fantastic new listing on beautiful Linwood Lane. This home has tremendous curb appeal with mature landscaping, a stamped concrete patio and a backdrop of trees in behind, along with a detached double car garage complete with a separate office/studio space with a private bathroom, it's even roughed in for a shower and kitchen sink (endless possibilities). The City planning department has confirmed that that are no zoning restrictions that would prevent it from being converted into a carriage home. As you enter the home you will appreciate the feel of the open concept living area with vaulted ceilings and large windows along with double doors leading to the amazing backyard. The main floor also has a nicely appointed and functional kitchen with the laundry room and butler style pantry handily accessible, along with an office or den off the foyer. The 3 bedrooms are on the upper floor which includes the principal bedroom with walk in closet and well appointed 5 piece ensuite with heated tile floors. The other 2 bedrooms are nicely sized, with one having its own private deck. Lots of amenities in and outside of this home such as hardwood floors, gas fire place in the main living area, hot-tub with cedar decking, underground sprinklers, fully fenced yard, security system, B/I vacuum system, and large 2 car garage. The house is built on a on a crawl space allowing for even more storage space . This one owner home has been lovingly maintained and enjoyed by the current owners. Full colour floor plans and professional photographs are available. Call today to view this wonderful home.
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I have listed a new property at 2166 THOMAS PARK DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Searching for a quiet and peaceful piece of property and home? Fantastic opportunity to purchase this 1366 sq ft 4 bedroom (plus den) 2 bathroom home situated on a flat 1/4 acre lot. This well priced home does require some TLC but regardless, it will surely please. Located on Thomas Park Drive just off Yellow Point road; 10 minutes to downtown Nanaimo and mere minutes to the Parkway. The interior of the home consists of a well proportioned kitchen open concept family room along with some vaulted ceilings. The master bedroom is at the rear of the home with a convenient 4 piece ensuite. This home was professionally renovated with an addition (with permits) in 2005 including new roof, siding and windows. The fantastic Crow and Gate Pub is within walking distance along with beach-combing and walking trails which are a short distance away. The flat yard has lots of potential and feels quite private with a woodland feel in the rear. There is plenty of parking for your boat or RV and would easily accommodate a detached garage/shop. The house is on community water and septic system. Properties in this price range and neighbourhood do not become available very often. Call today to make an appointment.
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I have listed a new property at 13 9 BUTTERTUBS DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Fantastic opportunity to purchase an updated 3 bedroom 2 bathroom (2 storey) townhome complete with its own private yard with storage shed. Inside you will find a versatile floor plan, in-suite stacking laundry, open concept living on the main floor with 3 bedrooms on the upper level. Large newer vinyl windows provide plenty of natural light throughout the home. This particular home is nicely updated with its sophisticated white kitchen and dark toned laminate flooring. Centrally located; within walking distance to the University, bus routes, aquatic and ice centres and most importantly Buttertubs marsh; a bird sanctuary with 2 km loop trail. Whether you are looking to down-size, up-size, "get into the market" as a 1st time buyer or even looking for an investment property, this home will meet all of your wants/needs. Book your appointment to view this lovely home. Professional photographs and floor plans are available and online.
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