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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, April 17, 2016 to Sunday, April 17, 2016 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Just reduced by $10k. Ideal family home. 4 bdrm. 3 bath. Great location near schools. Must see!
JUST REDUCED by $10,000. Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced and includes apple/cherry/plum trees plus strawberries and grapes and herb garden). Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. Mechanics' garage. $3000 flooring allowance to Buyer. Would make a great daycare. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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I have listed a new property at 5919 DEERFIELD PLACE in DUNCAN.
Looking for the perfect family home in East Duncan? This home is on an oversized corner lot on a quiet cul-de-sac with access on 2 sides for boat/RV/ additional car parking. The rear yard features a patio area plus 2 grassy yard areas with lots of privacy. Fully fenced. Inside, the house features a gorgeous gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a newer wood-stove, a stunning open living room/ dining room area with bamboo flooring. Lots of other updates throughout. Large, oversized garage. Bright and sunny. Newer roof. Close to schools, shopping, bus routes, and recreation. Minutes from downtown Duncan or Maple Bay. Priced to sell. Make an appointment to view today!
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I have listed a new property at 626 HALIBURTON STREET in NANAIMO.
NO SHOWINGS until Monday, April 3. This 6 year old house on large lot includes a gourmet kitchen and open living room/dining room on the main floor. Downstairs is a suite with 2 bedrooms and a den. Downstairs area will be repainted in the next few weeks. This would be an amazing property with the addition of a fence. A great option for first time buyers or a large family. Corner lot with lane access - lots of room for your R/V or boat. Lots of sunshine. Walking distance to downtown. Make an appointment to view starting April 3rd . . . .
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I have listed a new property at 1357 FIELDING ROAD in NANAIMO.
Old house on lot is a tear-down. Property is being sold as is for lot value. 7920 sq fy lot on quiet residential dead end street just minutes from south Nanaimo. Lot is on the city water system. Needs new septic system if you build a house on lot. Mobile homes allowed to be placed on lot as well. Please note that the owner is in the process of evicting tenants in house - so no showings of house will be allowed for now unless an accepted offer is in place. Remarks for this listing will be changed once tenants have vacated.
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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, March 27, 2016 to Sunday, March 27, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM This house is larger than it looks! 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, family room AND Rec room, den + more!
Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced and includes apple/cherry/plum trees plus strawberries and grapes and herb garden). Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. Mechanics' garage. $3000 flooring allowance to Buyer. Would make a great daycare. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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I have listed a new property at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced and includes apple/cherry/plum trees plus strawberries and grapes and herb garden). Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. Mechanics' garage. $3000 flooring allowance to Buyer. Would make a great daycare. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, January 31, 2016 to Sunday, January 31, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Modern renovated house on large lot with suite potential and HUGE deck, triple garage.
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, January 3, 2016 to Sunday, January 3, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM HUGE home in perfect neighbourhood. Needs some cosmetic updates but price negotiable. Great deal!
REDUCED by $5000! Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced. Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Saturday, January 2, 2016 to Saturday, January 2, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Large newer Old City home - totally renovated with 3 car garage, suite potential, views, much more..
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 12 3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, January 3, 2016 to Sunday, January 3, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Renovated doublewide mobile with HUGE fenced yard/fruit trees/RV and boat parking on lot. Best deal!
One of the best deals on a mobile home in the area! This double-wide mobile home has been updated and renovated with updated flooring, roof, oil tank, hot water tank, light fixtures, kitchen and bathroom. New gutters October 2015. All rooms are large and "open". Huge 40x8 covered deck just off kitchen. Detached workshop/garage in yard with full power/cable/telephone lines. Carport at side of home. 2 driveways at the rear of the pad so that you can store your RV. boat, or trailer behind your home (which is rare in a mobile home park). A large private fenced yard with fruit trees (cherries, apples, and pears, grapes) is a bonus feature. Only minutes from the airport, Nanaimo, or Ladysmith. Family and pet friendly mobile home park. Seniors welcome! Reasonable pad fees. This is an amazing opportunity to own a comfy home at a bargain price (cheaper than renting).
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Wednesday, December 30, 2015 to Wednesday, December 30, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Large newer Old City home - totally renovated with 3 car garage, suite potential, views, much more..
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Saturday, January 2, 2016 to Saturday, January 2, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM HUGE home in perfect neighbourhood. Needs some cosmetic updates but price negotiable. Great deal!
REDUCED by $5000! Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced. Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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Please visit our Open House at 12 3560 HALLBERG ROAD in NANAIMO.
Open House from Wednesday, December 30, 2015 to Wednesday, December 30, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Renovated doublewide mobile with HUGE fenced yard/fruit trees/RV and boat parking on lot. Best deal!
One of the best deals on a mobile home in the area! This double-wide mobile home has been updated and renovated with updated flooring, roof, oil tank, hot water tank, light fixtures, kitchen and bathroom. New gutters October 2015. All rooms are large and "open". Huge 40x8 covered deck just off kitchen. Detached workshop/garage in yard with full power/cable/telephone lines. Carport at side of home. 2 driveways at the rear of the pad so that you can store your RV. boat, or trailer behind your home (which is rare in a mobile home park). A large private fenced yard with fruit trees (cherries, apples, and pears, grapes) is a bonus feature. Only minutes from the airport, Nanaimo, or Ladysmith. Family and pet friendly mobile home park. Seniors welcome! Reasonable pad fees. This is an amazing opportunity to own a comfy home at a bargain price (cheaper than renting).
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, December 27, 2015 to Sunday, December 27, 2015 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM Large newer Old City home - totally renovated with 3 car garage, suite potential, views, much more..
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Saturday, December 26, 2015 to Saturday, December 26, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM HUGE home in perfect neighbourhood. Needs some cosmetic updates but price negotiable. Great deal!
REDUCED by $5000! Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced. Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, December 20, 2015 to Sunday, December 20, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Amazing modern house in the downtown core with 3x car garage and suite potential.
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 3033 MCCAULEY DRIVE in NANAIMO.
Open House from Saturday, December 19, 2015 to Saturday, December 19, 2015 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Amazing modern house in the downtown core with 3x car garage and suite potential.
REDUCED by $5000! Large family home with in a great location with mechanics' garage. Located in a quiet area near schools, shopping, and bus routes. Features include extra large rooms, a wood-burning feature fireplace, oversized family room and rec room, newer vinyl windows, a high-end on-demand hot water system, and much more. Lots of extra storage available in crawl space. A large re-built sundeck in the rear yard is perfect for summer lounging and barbecue parties. Yard is fully fenced. Lots of room for RV and boat parking. Basement area could easily be suited or turned into extra bedrooms. If you are looking for a larger-than-average home in the Country Club area - this could be the property for you! Call today to view!
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The federal government is expected to tighten mortgage rules in an effort to cool the red-hot housing markets in Toronto and Vancouver, CTV News has learned.

 

The new regulations will increase the minimum down payment required to buy a home for more than $500,000, with portions beyond that amount requiring a 10 per cent down payment. The down payment on the first $500,000 will remain at five per cent.

 

For example, a home costing $700,000 would require a $45,000 down payment – a five per cent down payment on the first $500,000, added to a 10 per cent down payment on the remaining $200,000.

 

The regulations are expected to take effect in early 2016.

 

Buyers shopping for homes below the $500,000 mark will be unaffected by the new rules.

 

The announcement is expected from finance minister Bill Morneau sometime Friday morning. The government is expected to stress that the new rules are designed to foster equity and dissuade cash-strapped buyers who may be seduced by low interest rates.

 

The decision is based off research by the C.D. Howe Institute, an independent think tank.

 

The move is expected to take pressure off the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), which offers mortgage loan insurance for properties valued below $1 million.

 

Since the 2008 recession, the federal government has made it more challenging for Canadians to obtain CMHC-insured mortgages.

 

For homebuyers with a down payment of less than 20 per cent, the government decreased the maximum amount of time allowed to pay off a mortgage to 25 years from 40 years.

 

The move was intended to dissuade borrowers from making riskier purchases and instead encourage them to invest in less expensive homes.

 

CTVNews.ca Staff

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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Saturday, December 12, 2015 to Saturday, December 12, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Amazing downtown home fully renovated, 3 car garage, easy care yard. Suite-able.
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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Please visit our Open House at 288 MACHLEARY STREET in NANAIMO.
Open House from Sunday, December 6, 2015 to Sunday, December 6, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Lovely renovated home in the Old City with HUGE deck, 3x garage, suite potential.
Fully renovated modern home in the heart of Nanaimo's Old City. This home features: a large living room with new fireplace insert and refinished hard wood floors; an open renovated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar; an oversized hottub-ready deck with (partial) ocean views; a covered wrap-around front porch; a massive 3-bay garage with alley access; a generously sized family room; and lock-off area which could be made into a suite. Newer roof in place with new skylights; new 60 gallon hot water tank. Boat and RV parking in yard. Walking distance to downtown stores and restaurants, numerous parks, the Aquatic Centre, and much more! If you are looking for a new-ish home in the Old City area on a quiet street - then this might be the home for you! Would also be a perfect property for a home based business utilizing alley access to the rear garages and lower level of house (lots of room for product storage and customer parking)Make an appointment to view today!
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