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I have listed a new property at 20 711 MALONE ROAD in LADYSMITH.
A perfect, affordable starter home! This 3 bdrm/ 1.5 bath townhome has been updated and renovated in recent years. On the main floor features an open living room / dining area, a galley kitchen with pass through, a bathroom, and access to the fenced yard. On the 2nd floor you will find a generously sized Master Bedroom, laundry, 2 more bedrooms, and a full bathroom. Additional storage available in additional storage off of carport. Rentals allowed. Pets allowed. No age restrictions (families allowed). Reasonable strata fees. This townhome is in a great location: walking distance to all levels of schools, recreation (including the swimming pool), and lots of walking trails (this unit backs onto the Holland Creek trails). Quiet Area. Make an appointment to view today! Any offers to be reviewed Monday Aug 20 at 9PM.
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I have listed a new property at 267 HARVEY STREET in NANAIMO.
Here is an opportunity to own a massive character home in the Old City area at a great price! The main house is over 2 floors with dormers added on the top floor a few years ago. Featuring a newly renovated Master Bedroom on the top floor with panorama ocean views, an ensuite with soaker tub, and a huge den area on the top floor; On the middle floor is an open Living Room / Dining Room with newer wood stove, feature fireplace, hardwood floors, an old-style country kitchen, 2 sizeable bedrooms, and a bathroom. The basement features a 1 Bdrm in-law suite that could also be used as a rec room and additional bedroom. A laundry/ storage room is also downstairs. Outside, a powered detached double-garage and large patio within a fenced yard make this a great summer hang out area. Lots of room for RV/boat parking on the right side of the house. More storage is available in a locked off room under he front porch. Any offers reviewed on Tuesday August 21 at 8PM. Make an appointment to view today!
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I have listed a new property at 307 38 FRONT STREET in NANAIMO.
Here's an affordable "new-ish" 1 bedroom condo in the heart of downtown! Located in the landmark Pacifica building, this bright air conditioned mountain-view unit looks out over the Old Courthouse and it's gardens towards Mount Benson. In "like new" condition. Featuring an open living / dining/ kitchen area with gas fireplace. Easy access to the deck from the living room and is BBQ friendly. The kitchen includes a breakfast bar and stainless steel appliances. Washer/dryer in unit. Pet OK. Rentals OK (current tenants would like to stay). This location is perfect with easy access to the seawall, parks, beaches, shopping, cafes, nightlife, pubs, float planes and ferries. Includes secure underground parking. Showings will be available (with your Realtor by appointment) on Friday Aug 17 4pm-8PM, Saturday Aug 18 12PM - 7PM, and Sunday Aug 19, 2018 12PM - 6PM. Any offers will be presented Monday at 9PM (Aug 20). Make an appt to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 5549 RUTHERFORD ROAD in NANAIMO.
Open House on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 4:00PM - 8:00PM Great family home! Come see this wonderful house on your way home from work.
** Reduced by $10,000! ** Centrally located North Nanaimo family home with large lot. Private back yard. , front and rear decks, lots of room for RV or boat parking. Bright open living room / dining room upstairs with kitchen that leads into yard. Large Master Bedroom includes a 4-piece ensuite and walk-in closet. Downstairs feature a massive rec room perfect for a home theatre or pool table. Its also possible to put in additional bedrooms with window wells. Downstairs also features a large laundry room and 2-piec bathroom (but easy to add a shower/tub). Downstairs also includes a large garage and den. This home is a great price for an updated family home in North Nanaimo. Make an appointment to view today. Quick possession possible!
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I have listed a new property at 5549 RUTHERFORD ROAD in NANAIMO.
** Reduced by $10,000! ** Centrally located North Nanaimo family home with large lot. Private back yard. , front and rear decks, lots of room for RV or boat parking. Bright open living room / dining room upstairs with kitchen that leads into yard. Large Master Bedroom includes a 4-piece ensuite and walk-in closet. Downstairs feature a massive rec room perfect for a home theatre or pool table. Its also possible to put in additional bedrooms with window wells. Downstairs also features a large laundry room and 2-piec bathroom (but easy to add a shower/tub). Downstairs also includes a large garage and den. This home is a great price for an updated family home in North Nanaimo. Make an appointment to view today. Quick possession possible!
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I have listed a new property at 22 971 DOUGLAS AVE in NANAIMO.
Updated double-wide mobile home in family-friendly/ rental friendly Parkland Mobile Home Park in South Nanaimo. This is the largest pad in the park and features RV/boat parking at the home, a carport, a wired detached workshop, large, low maintenance yard, mature trees, and a view of Mount Benson. Lots of parking. Close to shopping, bus routes, schools. Inside features a massive living room, a master bedroom with ensuite, 2 more bedrooms, laundry, another bathroom, kitchen and dining room with built-in cabinet. The covered porch adds an extra living space for summer living. Pet friendly. This welcoming mobile home has everything!!! Make an appointment to view today. *** Showings (with Realtor) available This Friday through Monday (July 13-16) - with offers being reviewed on Monday evening (July 16th at 8PM).
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I have listed a new property at 3186 MEXICANA ROAD in NANAIMO.
Large family home with detached carport on large lot in Departure Bay. Walking distance to Wellington High School, Rock City Elementary School, Country Club Mall, and all bus services. This home features a large open living room/ dining/ kitchen area, oversized rec room wth heritage pool table, massive rear yard with 3 recent built decks and hot tub hook-up, newer torch-on roof. Large windows ensure a bright home with lots of sunlight. Easy to build a suite into property. Quick possession possible. Make an appointment to view today.
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I have listed a new property at 1352 CARLTON DRIVE in COBBLE HILL.
**More Photos and information on this property being uploaded on the morning of June 6th. Please check back mid afternoon for full info. 1.3 acre property just minutes from the north side of the Malahat with bright open and updated 3 bdrm/2 bath rancher and rare horse facilities with a full feature 3 stall horse barn, riding ring, and 3 distinct paddocks. Perfect for homeowners who want to keep their horses at home (or board horses at $600-$800 a month and pay your mortgage). Very private property on a quiet street. New septic. Newer roof. Community water system. Lush gardens and mature trees. House includes large open living room with propane fireplace, huge dining room for entertaining, newer windows, newer heat pump. Make an appointment to view today. ** Showings start on Sunday, June 10th. Any offers to be presented Tuesday June 12th at 3PM.
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I have listed a new property at 204 100 DAWES STREET in NANAIMO.
Bright, large, affordable 1 bedroom condo just a block away from the seawall and a short walk away from downtown. Large open living room/dining room/ Kitchen area with breakfast bar. Large bedroom. Covered deck. In suite laundry and storage area. Underground parking. One small pet allowed. Complex has a maximum of 4 rentals allowed - all of which are rented currently. Walking distance to cafes, shopping, restaurants, the Nanaimo Yacht Club, the upcoming Island Ferries terminal to Vancouver. Showings Friday, Saturday, Sunday (June 8,9, 10) 11am - 6pm by appointment with Realtor. Offer presented on Monday, June 11th. Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 3186 MEXICANA ROAD in NANAIMO.
Open House on Saturday, June 9, 2018 11:30AM - 1:30PM Great deal in Departure Bay/Uplands area! Well priced! Leg yard with massive decks. Come view! :-)
Large family home with detached carport /workshop on large lot in Departure Bay. Walking distance to Wellington High School, Rock City Elementary School, Country Club Mall, and all bus services. This one features a large open living room/ dining/ kitchen area, large rec room wth heritage pool table, massive rear yard with 3 recent built decks and hot tub hook-up, newer torch-on roof. Large windows ensure a bright home with lots of sunlight.
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I have listed a new property at 3186 MEXICANA ROAD in NANAIMO.
Large family home with detached carport /workshop on large lot in Departure Bay. Walking distance to Wellington High School, Rock City Elementary School, Country Club Mall, and all bus services. This one features a large open living room/ dining/ kitchen area, large rec room wth heritage pool table, massive rear yard with 3 recent built decks and hot tub hook-up, newer torch-on roof. Large windows ensure a bright home with lots of sunlight. Make an appointment to view today. Offers to be presented on Tuesday May 22nd at 7PM. Easy to view.
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I have listed a new property at 5549 RUTHERFORD ROAD in NANAIMO.
Centrally located North Nanaimo family home with large lot. Private back yard. , Front and rear deck, R/V or boat parking. Large Master Bedroom includes a 4-piece ensuite and walk-in closet. Downstairs includes a bedroom, laundry room/ 2-piece bathroom, and a large rec room. Easy to add another bedroom and shower/tub to downstairs area - ideal for home theatre room. A great price for an updated family home in North Nanaimo. Make an appointment to view today. Showings Friday May 11 - Sunday May 13th. Offers presented on Monday at 7PM.
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I have listed a new property at 2767 POWDER POINT ROAD in NANOOSE BAY.
Welcome to this wonderfully private oasis in Nanoose Bay. Set back on .62 of an acre with forest on one side, this 2392 sqft West coast home has fantastic south west exposures with mountain & ocean views. Custom floorplan has large master bedroom on main incl. 80 sqft walk in closet, with skylights and expansive windows overlooking an amazing natural landscape of Garry Oaks, rock bluffs, etc. Family room opens to a covered deck with views and onto a lovely enclosed garden area. There is a large 2nd bedroom on this level. Upstairs is open concept living/dining/kitchen with newer bamboo floors, Kitchencraft kitchen with newer stainless appliances. Large windows and patio doors onto the deck over look the unobstructed views. Two more good sized bedrooms are on this level. Location is fantastic. 10 minutes to Fairwinds Golf Course and Marina, Parksville or Nanaimo. Property has a great mix of natural and established imported plantings. Lots of parking and room for that shop!
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I have listed a new property at 2690 SEABLUSH DRIVE in NANOOSE BAY.
Updated family home on over 2 acres of private, treed property offering stunning views of Nanoose Bay and Notch Hill. Enjoy the tranquility of your natural surroundings while being just minutes from all the amenities of North Nanaimo, the hamlet of Nanoose Bay, shopping centers, marinas and golf. Inside, this tastefully renovated 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom floorplan is sure to impress. The well-designed kitchen offers a convenient floorplan with a large island/breakfast bar and an abundance of workspace. Open to both the living and dining rooms, it makes an ideal space for entertaining and features solid maple cabinetry, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a beautiful vantage point of the property. Enjoy stunning views by the warmth and comfort of the living room's wood burning stove where vaulted ceilings with striking clearstory windows flood the space with natural light. The main floor master suite feature a 3 piece ensuite and shares in the ocean views.
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I have listed a new property at 337 ROBSON STREET in NANAIMO.
Investor alert! Building lot with fantastic potential in the Old City Quarter. This .12 acre property is nestled in a high-demand rental area, within walking distance of restaurants, specialty retail, pubs, amenities, and Nanaimo's downtown core. Currently a fully-rented, 18 stall parking lot, this property presents a golden opportunity to generate revenue while you formulate ideas for the space in this level, no-thru road location. Open zoning allows for mixed commercial/residential use and a wide array of opportunities such as a low-rise condominium development with potential for ocean-view rooftop patios. Ask for a complete buyers package for review. Please verify all information if fundamental to the purchase.
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I have listed a new property at A 2885 LAUREL STREET in CHEMAINUS.
Approximately 1,500 Sq. Ft. restaurant space located in the heart of downtown Chemainus. Formerly a sushi restaurant with all equipment still in place and ready for the next tenant. Room for +/-40 guests inside and a patio area outside for the warmer months. Gross lease of $2,500 per month with tenant paying utilities including hydro, gas, etc. Available immediately.
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I have listed a new property at 670 FARRELL ROAD in LADYSMITH.
Beautiful Ocean View 5.63 Acre Property that is perfect for high end single family lot development or possibly higher density. The Town of Ladysmith is very willing to assist you to create a PLA to develop this prime land. The Town Director of Development services will be happy to discuss her ideas of what you can do with this property and with the one adjacent to it at Lot 20 Trans Canada Hwy. Together these two properties makeup an 11.40 Acre area for new Town of Ladysmith stunning ocean view homes. An additional .47 Acre Town of Ladysmith Property at 674 Farrell Road is also available finishing off the land assembly and making this a great project. This land has quick access to town services, marinas, shopping and highway. It will be a welcome development in the Town and Region.
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I have listed a new property at 10445 CHEMAINUS ROAD in CHEMAINUS.
Opportunity to own a long standing, well known iconic landmark. This commercial property zoned C2 on 0.27 acre is better known as the Saltair Station House where locals and visitors enjoy the food, atmosphere and surroundings at the Dayliner Club Car Cafe. This property has excellent storefront exposure with high visibility on scenic Highway 1A. Featuring a large, main level owner's suite and 6 individually metered spaces in the building represents 6 potential revenue streams. The zoning allows for numerous permitted uses including animal hospital, day care facility, financial establishment etc. With hot water heated floors, CAT 5 and security system wiring throughout. This property has tremendous potential for the next owner to take this property to a new level of its commercial success and long term viability. Rare and outstanding property.
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I have listed a new property at 3700 RIVER ROAD in CHEMAINUS.
29 acres on the Chemainus River connected to city water. 4000 sqft 4 bed 4 bath family residence with dream kitchen sunken living room, movie theatre, games room, detached 3 car garage with rented 1 bedroom carriage house - detached 20'x80' industrial building with huge power oversized doors and 3 runs of industrial greenhouse infrastructure of approx 14400sqft. Was used for growing peppers will need some work. Detached garage with 200 amp service the gated Private property on the end of a dead end road. Very hard to find properties of this size connected to municipal water. Property is in the ALR usage allows Craft distillery, Kennels, Agriculture, etc. By appointment only
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