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ONLINE: BCLOCALHOMES.COM ADVERTISING INFORMATION: CALL LESLEY LIVINGSTONE-GRAY AT 250-753-3707 THURSDAY, APR. 7, 2011

OPEN HOUSE APRIL 9 & 10, 12 - 3 PM

Gorgeous Rockridge Estates Home with 2 Bedroom Legal Suite! 3,292 sq. ft., 6 bedrooms + den, 4 baths, 3 car garage, hardwood floors, granite counters, heat pump, hardi plank siding, fully fenced, landscaped with irrigation system, RV parking. A virtual tour, floor plans, video and photos at www.chris-martin.ca 3483 Castle Rock Drive. $579,900. See page 4. To view please call Chris Martin at 250-616-1996 or email chris@chris-martin.ca

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4559 Sheridan Ridge Rd $559,500

328 Radcliff Street $499,900

3229 Serabi Place $499,500

3450 Ross Road $494,500

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2241 Leighton Road $485,000

3752 Cavendish Blvd $469,000

1238 Okanagan Street $459,900

5755 Malibu Terrace $449,500

5389 Leslie Crescent $405,000

ŸOcean & Mountain View ŸGround Level Entry Ÿ2,821 sqft, 4 Beds/3 Baths ŸOversized Garage Can

ŸImmaculate Rancher Ÿ1,720 sqft, 3 Beds/3 Baths ŸDouble Garage with

ŸMain Level Entry Ÿ2,632 sqft, 5 Beds/3 Baths

ŸPanorama Ridge/ North End ŸOcean Views ŸApprox. 3,000 sqft/ 4Bdrms ŸBeautifully Landscaped

ŸOcean & Mountain Views Ÿ2600 sqft, 5 Beds/3 Baths ŸHardwood & Tile Flooring ŸDesirable Neighbourhood

MLS#298911

Additional RV Parking

House Two Cars Plus a Boat

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on Property lead to Westwood Lake

MLS#313261

MLS#310559

MLS#312782

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7415 Lantzville Road $399,900

3134 Robin Hood Dr $365,000

4802 Bridgewood Close $354,000

3301 Barrington Road $329,000

710 Oakley $225,000

Ÿ2,000 sqft Rancher Ÿ 3 Beds/2 Baths

ŸBright Natural Light Ÿ2800 sqft, 5 Beds/4 Baths ŸIn Law Suite Walk out

basement

ŸCustom Built Townhome Ÿ1800 sqft, 2 Beds/3 Baths ŸBeautifully Finished ŸNorth Nanaimo

Ÿ11,000 sqft Corner Lot ŸBeautiful Departure Bay Ÿ1,400 sqft Rancher ŸRV Parking

Ÿ2 Beds/ 1 Bath Rancher ŸLarge Yard with Fruit Trees Ÿ5 min drive to Bowen Park ŸFully Fenced

MLS#308620

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MLS#309606

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2358 Pylades Drive $2,900,000

7600 Harby W Road $2,900,000

6566 Albatross Way $1,150,000

3372 Stephenson Point $1,350,000

2570 Myles Lake Rd $897,000

ŸPrivate Peninsula Ÿ280 Degrees of Waterfront Ÿ4,000 sq ft Estate Property Ÿ1,300 sq ft of Shoreline ŸBeautiful Yellow Point Location

ŸAmazing Estate Property Ÿ10,000 sqft, 5 Beds/12 Baths Ÿ8 Car Garage ŸSalt Water Pool, Wine Cellar Ÿ2 Guest Suites

ŸWaterfront ŸExceptional Quality & Luxury ŸPanorama Ocean Views Ÿ3502 sqft, 4 Beds/3 Baths ŸCustom Imported Features

ŸRare Waterfront Property Ÿ1.4 Acres, 190 ft Shoreline Ÿ4135 sqft, 4 Beds/5 Baths ŸGabriola & Newcastle Views Ÿ1 Bdrm In-Law Suite

ŸSecluded Country Estate Ÿ5000 sqft, 3 Beds/4 Baths Ÿ300 ft of Lakefront Ÿ4.94 Acres, Gated Entrance ŸMain Level Entry

MLS#307013

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NEW LISTING!

MLS#305662

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6080 Icarus Drive $699,500

6172 Greenwood Pl $650,000

301 Woodhaven Drive $645,000

2920 Benson View Road 6961 Seaside Terrace $915,000 $745,000 ŸUnobstructed Ocean View on

ŸDream Home in Lantzville ŸBeautiful Half Acre Setting 5 acre property ŸMain House 2Beds/ 2 Bath Ÿ3587 sqft, 4 Beds/4 Baths ŸGuest House 4 Beds/ 2 Baths ŸIn-Law Suite, Close to Beach ŸManageable landscaping ŸBeautiful Master Suite

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ŸBeautiful Waterfront Home ŸMain Level Entry ŸPanoramic Ocean Views Ÿ3,700 sq ft, Suite Potential ŸWorkshop, Path to Beach

MLS#306461

MLS#310819

ŸOceanfront Home ŸCutting Edge Design ŸSpectacular Ocean/Mtn Views ŸEco-Friendly Construction Ÿ3 Bedrooms, 1,736 sq ft ŸShowpiece Home, Long Lake ŸOn a Quiet Cul-de-Sac Ÿ2164 sqft, 3 Beds/3 Baths ŸBeautifully Landscaped ŸSouth Facing, In-Floor Heat

MLS#309302

203-3032 Waterstone Way

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Free Recorded Home Information - 24 Hours a Day Call Toll-Free 1.800.897.7549 Then Enter the Extension Number to Hear a Property Description $414,900

5110 Laguna Way

Virtual Tour

$264,900

202 - 4965 Vista View Cres.

Virtual Tour

D L SO

$294,900

204 - 4965 Vista View Cres.

4933 Clematis Place

$239,900

Virtual Tour

Ocean & Mountain View Custom-Built uilt Home!

Terrific Ocean View Condo! Excellent nt Value!

Amazing Ocean View Condo!

Completely Renovated North Nanaimo Townhome! ownhome! h !

3 bdrms, 2 baths, 1701 sq.ft., new roof, hardwood floors, 2 fireplaces, large bedrooms, quiet neighbourhood, low maintenance landscaping, close to great schools in the desirable North end of town!

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,100 sq. ft., terrific ocean view, many upgrades, 3 parking stalls, open floor plan, child & pet friendly, fireplace, secured storage locker, Great value!

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,115 sq. ft. enormous ocean view, open floor plan, private balcony, covered paring, secure storage locker, fireplace, fabulous neigbourhood, child & pet friendly!

2 bdrms, 2 baths, 1131 sq.ft., beautiful townhome, new hardwood & tile, new bathroom, new counters, new paint & trim, kitchen with island & eating bar, gas fireplace, pets allowed, close to schools, walking paths & buses.

Ext.1012 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.7762 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.7752 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

$289,900

5344 Arbour Lane

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D L SO

$404,900

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5582 Garibaldi Drive

Parkwood Estates Home!! North Nanaimo!! anaimo!! i !!

$439,900

119 Harpooner Place

444,900

Virtual Tour

6088 McGirr Road

Virtual Tour

3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1,569 sq. ft. backs onto park, many upgrades, excellent floor plan, vaulted ceilings, garage, terrific neighbourhood, walk to bus. Hurry Act Now!

3 bdrms, 3 baths, 2146 sq.ft. main level entry with bsmt. & 2nd floor. Excellent floor plan, new hardwood & tile floors, large master bdrm.w/fireplace, walk-in closet and ensuite, fully fenced rear yard, great curb appeal. Walk to bus service, shopping, parks & schools. Hurry, act now!!

Flawless North Nanaimo Home! Ocean ean View! 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2,376 sq. ft. Completely renovated. New roof, new kitchen and baths, fully fenced, terrific floor plan, culde-sac. Great ocean view, flawless! Act Now!

North Nanaimo Home with 2 Bedroom Legal Suite 6 bedroom, 4 baths, 2,960 sq.ft., .15 acre, only 5 years old, warranty remaining, RV parking, walk to schools, bus, parks and shopping. Buyer friendly! Act now!

Ext.7772 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.1062 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.1102 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Thinking of Buying or Selling? Find out why more Buyers and Sellers recommend

Chris Martin! Please call for a FREE, No-Obligation Market and Home Evaluation Cell: 250.616.1996 D L SO 1606 Blackstone Place

$429,900

Virtual Tour

Three Years Old! Ten Year Warranty! arranty! t ! No HST! 2,426 sq.ft., 5 bedroom, 3 baths, .23 acre, cul-desac, landscaped, RV Parking, excellent floor.

Visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

D L SO 5901 Tasha Place

$394,900

Virtual Tour

$229,900

211-4965 Vista View Cr.

Virtual Tour

$179,900

303-567 Townsite Road

$364,900

Virtual Tour

3014 Persimmon Place

Virtual Tour

Completely Renovated Rocky Pointt Condo C d

Cheaper Than Rent!! Ten Year Warranty! anty! t!

Departure Bay Family Home with 2 Bedroom oom SSuite it

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,050 sq. ft., child & pet friendly, bright, open floor plan, upgraded appliances, ensuite, covered balcony, storage locker, fireplace, great neighbourhood. Hurry Act Now!

928 sq.ft., 2 bedroom, 2 bath, completely renovated inside & outside, ten year building warranty, immediate possession, great location, walk to bus, parks, shopping and ocean. Buyer friendly! Great price! Act now!

6 bedroom, 3 baths, 3,075 sq.ft., .16 acre, cul-de-sac, terrific neighbourhood, landscaped, large garage, walk to schools, parks and bus, ocean peek, quick possession. Great price! Hurry! Act now!

Ext.1032 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.7742 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.1122 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

E pm US 2-3 O 1 H , EN 10 OPil 9 & r Ap 3483 Castle Rock Drive

$579,900

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$284,900

5274 Arbour Crescent

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5642 Turnstone Place

$384,900

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Affordable North Nanaimo Home with h Suite! S it !

Gorgeous Rockridge Estates Home with 2 bedroom Legall SSuite! it !

Buyer Friendly North Nanaimo Townhome!

Lakeside Estates Rancher! r!

1,980 sq.ft., 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, .16 acre, quick possession, no thru road, RV parking, great neighbourhood, fully fenced, walk to schools, parks and bus. Hurry act now!

3,292 sq.ft., 6 bedroom + den, 4 baths, .15 acre, excellent floor plan, hardwood floors, granite counters, 3 car garage, heat pump, great view, great neighbourhood, hardi plank, RV parking, fully landscaped, fully fenced, open floor plan, amazing kitchen and enormous master bedroom. Act now!

1,551 sq.ft., 3 bedroom, 2 baths, 6 foot crawl space with stair access, no thru road, vaulted ceilings, garage, private patio, very bright home, excellent neighbourhood. Hurry, act now!

1,466 sq.ft., 3 bedroom, 2 baths, open floor plan, hardwood floors, granite counters, large master bedroom, heat pump, crawl space, RV parking, NO thru road, lake view and only 1 minute from private lake access, NO HST!

visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.1072 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Ext.7732 or visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

visit www.chris-martin.ca To view please call Chris Martin at 250 616-1996

Cell (250) 616-1996 | Bus (250) 751-1223 | Fax (250) 751-1300 Email chris@chris-martin.ca | www.chris-martin.ca PERSONAL REAL ESTATE CORPORATION


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Ryan Andrew Real Estate Agent & A Very Nice Guy! 11-6310 McRobb Ave.

6069 Waldbank Rd.

Looking for a high end condo, in one of the most desirable areas of Nanaimo? Here it is. 1 Bed + Den, 2 Bath ground floor 922 sq. ft. condo in Texada with no HST. The owners of this home have upgraded to high end stainless steel appliances that beautifully accent the well laid out kitchen and engineered hardwood floors. This unit also comes with 2 parking spaces and a storage locker.

Beautiful ocean and mountain views from this 3 bed, 2 bath fully renovated North Nanaimo Rancher. Boasting hardwood floors throughout, kitchen with granite counters and butcher block island with apron front sink, high end finished bathrooms and large master bedroom with ensuite. Come home to enjoy a beautifully finished home with an excellent mature garden with a covered patio.

$262,000

$409,900

Lot 8 - Kurtis Cres.

6021 Jake’s Pl.

1675 King John Way

10065 Island View Close

If you are looking for a private acreage with a great view and a prime location this could be the property for you. This 5 acre lot, which has a drilled well and septic covenant area. The property allows for 2 dwellings to be built (must be confirmed with RDN) and has two separate areas to build your dream home.

If you are looking for a 2 bed, 2 bath rancher style patio home within walking distance to Woodgrove Mall, Superstore and too many other amenities to list this is the house for you. The current owner has updated the living room with new laminate flooring, the kitchen with new tile and a bottom freezer fridge and the remainder of the house with new paint.

Beautiful 4 bed plus den 3 bath fully renovated home in the very sought after area of Sherwood Forest. Everything has been done in this home, there is hardwood floors throughout, new kitchen and tiled bathrooms. The roof was replaced 2 years ago along with the windows and doors.

You can’t beat the price on this gorgeous ocean and mountain views from this 5414 sqft underground serviced lot in prestigious Eagle Quay. Watch the sunrise over the Gulf Islands from your new dream home, enjoy the waterfront park just minutes away from your doorstep or a round of golf at nearby Mt. Brenton Golf Course.

$199,900

$214,900

$469,900

$149,900

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$285,000 ➤ 1.326 sq. ft. ground floor professional renovated office space ➤ Could be retail store

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➤ Rocky Point Hammond ➤ Ideal remodel, rebuild Bay area or holding property ➤ Large 90’ x 204’ lot ➤ New Listing ➤ 1,230 sq. ft. 3 bedroom rancher with double garage

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Serving Lantzville, Nanaimo, Ladysmith, Chemainus, Crofton and beyond...

1820 Meghan - $419,900

2035 Storey Rd.

Immaculate custom built 1635 sqft rancher, situated at the end of a quiet cul de sac, is centrally located, close to all levels of schools, major shopping, transportation, hospital, Nanaimo Golf and Country Club, and recreation facilities. It has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a 3 car garage with heated workshop area. This modern open design features cherry hardwood floors, 9 & 10 ft ceilings, a rich colour scheme, slate tile in the entry way and around the gas fireplace. The custom kitchen has cherry cabinets, pantry, black appliances & large eating bar open to the main living area. The large master bedroom has an electric fireplace, walk-in closet & 3 piece ensuite bath with skylight. Sliding doors off the eating area lead to a nice outdoor patio that has a gas BBQ hook up & a large landscaped fully fenced backyard. Balance of 2-5-10 year New Home Warranty remaining.

69 - 1572 Seabird Rd. - $49,900

$469,900 1055 Collier Cres.

Immaculate three bedroom, two bathroom rancher with mountain views, newer area of Cedar surrounded by other beautiful homes.

Reduced by $25,000 $169,900

Two bedroom, two bathroom modular home. Very clean throughout, Jacuzzi tub, gas fireplace.

207-2560 Departure Bay Rd. $262,900 64-3560 Hallberg Rd.

A rare opportunity. Retire to this combination 3 bedroom 2 bath home in a quiet rural Park minutes south of Nanaimo. When the summer is over, take the 2010 Sunset Trail 5th wheel south for the winter. Fully furnished, with central vac, entertainment center, flat screen TV Huge master bedroom, you can vacation in comfort. When you return, take advantage of the solid new building with additional living area, heated floors, large loft master bedroom, and second bath that is waiting for you to enjoy. With electricity included in the pad rent this is very affordable home, and or home away from home. Call now for an appointment to view this unique property.

33 - 3560 Hallberg - $59,700

Ocean view, two bedroom, two bathroom condo.

3-10860 Chemainus Rd. $88,900 1619 Benzon Cres.

3 bedroom 14x70 home on one of the largest lots in the Timberlands family park is ready for your family. With easy care laminate, and hardwood flooring, 2 large decks, covered carport, detached workshop, extra storage building, and a huge yard, there is room for everyone. The newer washer & dryer, stove, fridge and dishwasher are negotiable. Call now to view your new home.

Professionally renovated mobile home from top to bottom. Almost like new condition.

$529,900

Three bedroom, two bath rancher on 2.5 acres in Englishman River Estates.

CONTACT FRASER or STEPHEN GETTIN’ YOU MOVING IS OUR GOAL!

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$89,900

Very clean mobile home in family oriented park. Upgrades have been done.

Take our Virtual Tour at www.greatwestislands.com • Toll Free 1-888-291-5263 Thinking of selling? Do you know what your house is worth today? If you would like to find out, call us anytime and we will be happy to do a STEPHEN Free market analysis for you. You may be surprised. No obligation. stephen.ellis@shaw.ca


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Gayle Jordan

Guy Bezeau

250.758.3700

Licensed Realtor

Licensed Realtor CCIM

888.291.5263

Business Opportunity

Commercial Land

Conv/LiquorStore/Res

Potential Neighbhourhood Pub Site

Business for Sale

KB CABINETS

1610 Joan Avenue

Land & Building

Lot A Rocky Creek Rd.

$175,000

$199,700

$2,200,000

10056 South Shore Road Honeymoon Bay

1134 Rocky Creek Road

#9-1156 Rocky Creek Rd. Heritage Wineworks

• C2 Zoning • 3 blocks from Saltspring Ferry • 600 sq. ft. bldg + 355 sq. ft. covered patio • 50 x 100 ft lot - room for expansion • Previous use: take out cafe w/ patio dining

• In business since 1970 • Highly visible from Trans Canada Highway • Price includes equipment

Land & Building 9736 Chemainus Road, Chemainus

Commercial/Residential Location

$275,000

$907,000

• C2 Zoning • Near Chemainus Theatre • 2 res apts. + • 2 retail spaces • Downtown

640-1st Ave. Ladysmith

9400 Smiley Road

• 16 rooms • 90 seat pub • Outside deck • Great owner/operator opportunity

• • • •

• High Profile Location • All services available to the site • Located on corner of Trans Canada Hwy & Rocky Creek Road

C2 Zoning Well est. business Great location Turn-Key Opportunity!

$29,700

D L O S • 16 yr y established business • Large client base • Catalog outlet utlet dropoffdropo pickup (e (extra income) • Easy access • New location

Ladysmith, B.C.

• Potential for 30 Recreational Units with 10,000 sq. ft. of Retail Space • High profile location • Visible from Trans Canada Highway

Building & Land

$317,000

$499,700

Heritage Business Park

1140 Rocky Creek Road

Hotel & Pub

$1,150,000

• 3.94 acres • Highly viable location • Potential for: - 10,000 sq. ft. commercial space - 70 room hotel - 30 res. units - Neighbourhood pub

Strata Condos and Warehouses

$490,000

Individual Units

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$219,000

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5297 DEWAR ROAD

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1746 MEAGAN STREET

5670 MALIBU TERRACE

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SUITED HAMMOND BAY HOME

PANORAMIC OCEAN VIEWS

CROFTON OCEAN VIEW HOME

NORTH NANAIMO OCEAN VIEW

$699,900

$357,500

$569,900

*Custom Alair Home *4 Bed, 4 Bath *Over 3700 Sq Ft *Stunning Ocean and Mountain Views *Gorgeous Kitchen with Quartz *Large Master with 6pc Ensuite and Custom Organized Walk-In *High End Finishings *Lanscaped

*4 Bed, 3 Bath *Brand New Home Without HST *New Neighbourhood *Modern Finishings *10 Year Warranty *Detached Double Garage *Roughed In For In-law Sutie *Large Family Room *Priced Sharp for a Quick Sale

*4 Bed, 3 Bath *Level Entry Walk Out Basement *Very Bright with Many Windows *Large Master with Ensuite and Walk-In *Private Backyard *Landscaped with Sprinklers *Hot Tub *Heat Pump *Great Ocean and Mountain Views

REDUCED

$249,900 *Completely Upgraded 2 Bed, 2 Bath Unit *Heated Italian Porcelain *New Baseboards and Crown Molding *Kitchen has been upgraded with new S/S appliances, under cupboard lighting, new sink, garbage disposal and counter tops *Security System *Built in Surround Sound *Ocean View from the Private

$429,900 *Brand New 5 bed, 3 bath home *Almost 2000 Sq Ft *2 Bedroom Legal Suite *Alair Homes Built *2/5/10 warranty *Completion Expected for May

OPEN HOUSE: SAT/SUN 1PM - 4PM

4832 SALMON BERRY WAY

NORTH NANAIMO TOWN HOME

$230,000

255 MT. BENSON ST

5454 COLINWOOD DRIVE

3280 MERCEDES WAY

#100-25 MAKI ROAD

PRIME LOCATION

NORTH NANAIMO RANCHER

BRAND NEW TOWNHOMES STARTING AT $349,900

SEEBREEZE MOBILE HOME PARK

$369,900

Custom built rancher only ½ block to Brannen Lake. This 3 Bed, 3 Bath home features Hardwood Flooring throughout the Kitchen, Dining Room, and Family Room. The main bath is spacious with a soaker tub. This home has an alarm system, builtin vac, and N/G fireplace. This property is beautifully landscaped and fenced

View the Beautiful Show Suite at Cottle Creek Estates. Units are 3 Bed, 3 Bath with main living area on the lower floor. Finishings include quartz countertops, maple cabinets, and hardwood flooring. All units include appliances and are covered under 10yr New Home Warranty.

*2 Bed, 1 Bath *Private 55+ Mobile Home Park *Updated with Fresh Paint and Laminate Flooring *Open Kitchen Overlooking the Living Room *Wheelchair Access *In-Unit Laundry *Plenty of Parking *Two Sheds

#206-580 STEWART AVE

#201-1620 TOWNSITE ROAD

8506 CHEMAINUS ROAD

LOT 5-9 SOUTHWIND DRIVE

WATERFRONT LUXURY CONDO

CENTRAL NANAIMO CONDO

UNIQUE RIVER FRONT PROPERTY

$275,000

$900,000

OCEAN VIEW LOTS IN UPPER LANTZVILLE

*Great Investment Opportunity *2 Bed, 2 Bath *Ground Level Unit in Floral Woods *Beautifully Decorated End Unit *Spacious and Bright *Private Open Yard *Island and Eating Bar in Kitchen *Located just minutes to all Amenities *On Bus Routes

*Commercial Land and Building zoned Rm5 *Currently an established Chinese Food Restaurant *Located just 3 Blocks from Seawall, Yacht Club, and Marinas *Located on corner of Mt. Benson St and Terminal Ave amongst apartments and hotels

#6-444 BRUCE AVENUE RENOVATED TOWNHOME

$174,900 *Beautifully Renovated Townhome *3 Bed 2 Bath *Modern Updates including flooring, tile, paint and Stainless Steel Appliances *Complex allows Rentals and Pets *Located Near all levels of School and University *Walking Distance to Shops and Buses *Perfect for a Couple, Small Family, or Investment Property

$444,900

$248,800

*2 Bed, 1 Bath *Located in ‘Edgewater Nanaimo’ *Open Concept *Stainless Steel Appliances *Granite Counter tops *Electric Fireplace *In Unit Laundry *Heat Pump *Located near Ferries and Float Planes *2/5/10 Warranty *Nicely Landscaped Property *Underground Parking *Secured Storage Area

*900 Sq Ft Private Patio with loads of sun *2 Bed 2 Bath Almost New Condo *Very Clean and Bright *Large Master with 5pc Ensuite *Spacious Living Room *Modern Finishings *Electric Fireplace *Close to Schools, Shopping, and Buses *Can be Rented

*6 Bed, 5 Bath *Over 5,300 Sq. Ft. *Home features a large 1 Bed In-Law suite and a self contained 1 Bed plus den unauthorized suite *Large windows and sundecks to enjoy the views of the river that wraps around this property *River front property on over 14 acres *Many paths that take in the beauty of this property.

$57,900

$199,900-$269,900 *Level Entry Lots Walk-out Basement Lots *Drilled Wells *2.5+ Acres *Seller will Build to Suit *Amazing Views over Nanoose Bay and Winchelsea Islands


THE NANAIMO REAL ESTATE REVIEW, APRIL 7, 2011 – 9 Oceanfront residences in the centre of the Harbour City. Constructed of solid concrete with secured underground parking. Cameron Island is made of 3 separate Strata Corporations: “The Newcastle Building,” “The Gabriola Building,” and “The Beacon.”

$369,900

$334,900

$135,000

1204 Lee Road French Creek

$444,900

• Full furnished • 5 bedroom home • Close enough walk to shopping, schools, etc.

$445,000

• 4 bdrms, 3 bath • Fully fenced private backyard • Close to both levels of schools

$255,000

• Patio Home • 2 bdrms, 2 bath • Thoroughly remodeled • Small pet allowed

$588,000

• PRIME location!! • Brand new listing • Short walk to the beach

$359,500

• St Andrews Lane complex in Morning Star Golf course • Immaculate patio home • infloor radiant heating throughout home

2850 Northwest Bay Road Nanoose Nadine Shemilt

• Completely redone • 3 bedrooms • 1,400 sq.ft. home

Bev Mason - Wood

#55 - 1572 Seabird Road Home Park

446 Milton Street Unit 7

$189,900

• Oceanview townhomes • 1-3 bedroom units • GREEN built • Starting at $189,900

2271 Arbot Road

$489,900

• 6 bdrms, 4 bath • Ocean view home • Westwood Lake rec. area is 3 blocks away • 2 bdrm LEGAL suite rented at $950/mo. • 2 years old!

$239,900

$199,000

$238,000 PACIFICA

#206 - 1685 Estevan Road Brechin Views • One of larger suites approx. 1,010 sq.ft. • Gas fireplace & in house laundry room • Close to shopping, restaurants & buses

$379,100 The Fountains

#18 - 815 Dunsmuir Ladysmith Colonia Gardens • 2 bdrms, 2 bath patio home • One of the largest fenced yards in the complex • Strata fee under $140/mo.

$559,000

• $65,000 BELOW assessed value! • Situated on 1.11 acres, fully fenced & landscaped • 3 year old home • 4 bdrms, 3 bath

7171 Dickinson Road Gordon Halkett

Bev Mason - Wood

#1701 - 154 Promenade Drive BREAKTAKING Ocean views, floor to ceiling windows, southern exposure, 2 bedrooms PLUS a lovely den - and this open floor plan makes this suite feel so spacious! Quick possession available. $475,000.

7105 Huddlestone Road Lower Lantzville Gordon Halkett

Bev Mason - Wood

#439 Alpen Way Rockwood Estates • Brand new home • 3 bdrms, 3 bath home PLUS a 1 bdrm LEGAL suite over garage • Only mins. from V.I.U., schools & Shopping

• Immaculate ground level entry • 4 bdrms, 3 bath • 5 years old

5945 Waterton Place North Nanaimo Nadine Shemilt

Nadine Shemilt

$165,000

#1501 - 154 Promenade Drive 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, PLUS a den! Floor to ceiling windows take advantage of the panoramic OCEAN views! Approx. 1446 sq. ft. $446,000.

6091 Sierra Way North Nanaimo

#102 - 4720 Uplands • 2 bdrms, 1 bath • 785 sq.ft. Very private “end unit” • Rentable & pets allowed • This suite is gorgeous

#905 - 154 Promenade Drive Waterfront Side! Never-ending ocean views from this approx. 1446 sq. ft. suite. 2 bedrooms PLUS den, 2 underground parking stalls. This home shows like one from a magazine! $479,900

Nadine Shemilt

$196,000

#603 - 154 Promenade Drive On the ‘Sunny Side’ of the development facing the inner harbour. Open floor plan with bedrooms on opposite side of the suite. $309,000.

6060 Sierra Way Dover Bay Area

#404-1631 Dufferin Cresent • 2 bdrms, 2 bath • Top floor located close to shopping • New paint, carpets & laminate • New appliances • Nice laundry room in suite

$279,000

• Approx. 1,036 sq.ft. • Rancher, 2 bdrms • Gas fireplace, southern exposure • Approx 70’ x 111.8’ lot

Bev Mason - Wood

Bev Mason - Wood

Dufferin Heights

The Beacon

This building offers an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub and an exercise room.

Nadine Shemilt

$215,000

#503 - 158 Promenade Drive Luxurious suite with over 1,800 sq. ft. overlooking the harbour, city and view of Mt. Benson. ALSO approx. 1,600 sq. ft. of patio space!! Pet allowed. $499,500.

Gordon Halkett

Nadine or Gordon

Seaview Place PRICE SLASHED $40,000!!!

#404-355 Stewart Avenue • Approx. 1,086 sq.ft. • 2 bdrms, 2 bath • Top floor sure with GREAT ocean views • Vaulted ceiling • Picture windows

Bev Mason - Wood

$234,000

• This condo offfers it all! • Home builder’s warranty • Approx. 1,163 sq.ft., 2bdrms, 2 bath • Gas fireplace, air conditioner!

The Gabriola Building

Cassidy Mobile

Gordon Halkett

The Fountains

#213 - 1633 Dufferin Cresent

Bev Mason - Wood

Gordon Halkett Nadine or Bev

$279,900

$449,000

• A million dollar ocean view • Oak floors • Vaulted ceilings • Attractive layout, custom rancher with walkout basement • Double garage & a fenced, oversized yard

654 Oakwood Drive Ladysmith

#23-3007 Hammond Bay • Beautiful half duplex home • Fantastic view • Beautiful condition (Departure Bay Area) • No strata Fees • Approx. 1,225 sq.ft.

#113 - 150 Promenade Drive 2 bedroom plus den, 1355 sq. ft. - END suite - known as “Waters Edge” because bec every room has a view of the water. Bright new decorating with top of the line app appliances and gleaming solid oak floors floors. Brick patio patio, with plenty of room for your BBQ and pat patio furniture. Think of it as a waterfront townhome within a condo building. VERY rare. $399,500.

255 Laurence Park Way Bev Mason - Wood

Bev Mason - Wood

$275,000

The Newcastle Building

1785 ARGYLE AVE - DEPARTURE BAY

8445 Lisa Lane : Lot A • FANTASTIC unobstructed view of Nanoose Harbour • 2.71 acre lot in Upper Lantzville • 8” drill well with pump & septic

Cameron Island

Bev Mason - Wood

$255,000

• Central Nan. 3bdrms, 1 bath • Approx. 1,000 sq.ft. • Located on cul-de-sac

Nadine Shemilt

Nadine Shemilt

1496 White Street

$235,000

• Approx. 1,000 sq.ft. • 2 bdrms, 1 bath • Nice large fenced yard • WALK to shopping

$329,000

• OCEAN VIEWS - Lower Lantzville, near the beaches & the village!! • 0.47 acre, serviced with city water and sewer • well treed lot • 2 bdrm, 1 bath, 885 sq.ft. solid home (very livable) • plus a detached 22x14 single garage

#120 - 1633 Dufferin Cresent • Private corner unit w/ walkout patio • Large unit - open concept • 2 bdrms • In-suite laundry room • 5 years young & home warranty • Secured underground parking garage

PL 03 28 Front Street • 1,204 sq.ft. corner unit with over 3800 sq.ft. covered deck • partial ocean view • Designer kitchen & large laundry room • Gas fireplace, floor to ceiling windows • New home warrantee • Rentable & pets allowed

3753 Oak Crest Place Gordon Halkett

1188 Millstone Road

Bev Mason - Wood

$569,000

• N. Jinglepot area, approx. 3,177 sq.ft. of spacious luxury • Large legal 2 bdrm suite

Bev Mason - Wood

Gordon Halkett

3511 Castle Rock Drive

$689,000

• Price includes HST • NEW HOUSE - under construction • Top of Oakridge, with wonderful ocean views

List on the MLS™ for Less than 1%. Call 250-716-8822 or 1-877-751-7575

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Call Sandy Clark to view 250.668.9878

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$309,900 Call Stephanie Sandham @ 250.756.1132 to view this or any property.

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$315,000

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Country living just minutes to Ladysmith. Home with suite and shop on a 1.1 acres.

Call Hillary Reeves 250-713-8411

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Attractive, newly sided Cape Code style home with rich hardwood floors, a bright kitchen, a den, a potential in-law suite and large deck area on .75 of an acre with 4 bay shop property.

$539,900 Call Cyndi Beaulieu 250-245-2252 for details

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$339,000 Call Ray Pellerin at 250-756-1132


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1- 3179 Barons Rd. Nanaimo, BC V9T 5W5

(250)

View all our Listings at www.darwingroup.ca

DAN GRONDIN E IC CED R P DU RE

Quiet Cul-de-Sac!

OPEN HOUSE SUN. 2-4 4636 Laguna Way

Near the Beach

Email: dan@darwingroup.ca

DARWIN MAHLUM

OPEN HOUSE SUN. 1-4 409 Poets Trail

BACKS ONTO GREENSPACE IN STEPHENSON POINT!! This traditional two-storey home offers practical family living with 3 bedrooms. and 3 baths. You’ll love the convenience of the main floor family room (with gas fireplace) which adjoins the professionally updated kitchen. The large, landscaped yard highlights how private this culde-sac location is-- no neighbours to overlook your weekend barbecues! Plan to view this one! Asking $

439,900

LEVEL-ENTRY WITH VIEW FROM MOST ROOMS!! Open living plan /w expansive great room-beautiful hdwd floors, fireplace with gorgeous floor to ceiling stone surround and a picturesque wall of windows to take in the unobstructed views. This Ocean Park home offers a fully equipped gourmet kitchen incl natural maple cabinets and silestone countertops. Fully finished walkout basement too. No HST to pay! Asking $

697,500

LOWER LANTZVILLE-- JUST STEPS TO LOVELY WALK-ON BEACH! Well-kept 3 bdrm. rancher features a large living rm /w maple floors, cozy wood stove, + adjoining family rm. Updated cabinets, garden window & 2 skylights in the fully equipped kitchen. Master bedroom boasts a 3 pce ensuite. MUST VIEW to appreciate the updates and condition of this lovely home! Multiple outbuildings incl 10' x 18' workshop /w power. Asking $

349,900

CLASSIC HOME IN HAWTHORNE. This twostorey level-entryhome has almost 1,800 sq. ft. of living space with 3 bdrms and 3 baths. Gorgeous Great Room with a cozy gas fireplace. Attached garage . Set back from the street with a lovely treed boulevard. Wilco Const. is known for their lovely finishing & attention to detail!

$369,900

YOU’LL LOVE THIS STYLISH HOME! Lovely 1,352sq. ft. rancher with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Richly stained kitchen cabinets, large work island plus a pantry. Master bedroom offers an attractive 4-piece ensuite. Delightful covered porches both front and rear! Detached rear garage has room for a workshop!

$389,900

$414,900

PALLADIAN DEVELOPMENTS IS CRAFTING THESE FINE NORTH END HOMES! Choose from 4 custom family homes with beautiful interior finishes selected by a professional interior designer. Gorgeous floors, 9 ft ceilings, large deck. The Kitchen features maple cabinets, granite counters, large island, separate dining nook. Upstairs you’ll find a lavish master with a fabulous ensuite c/w soaker tub and WI shower. 2 additional bdrms and sitting area. Some floorplans include a basement for your additional living needs. Prime location near Dover Bay School.

REDUCED for SPRING! BEST North End Value at these NEW PRICES!

We Are THE EXPERTS on Lots!! EAGLE RIDGE OCEAN PARK OCEAN PARK COLLEGE AREA CARMANAH WEXFORD CREEK

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Near Schools

Near Creek

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900 SQ. FT.

12.4 ACRES

$315,000 from $175,000 from $204,000 from $149,900 $192,500 from $140,000

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PRIME Lantzville Road Office|Commercial Space

10 LOTS PLUS 26 LUXURY Rare opportunity to own a gorgeous TOWNHOME SITE

Asking $1550/mnth net New Paint & Flooring . Ample Parking Call Dan for Details

Upscale Neighbourhood Plans & Approvals in place . DP ready to issue- Start this year!

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OCEAN VIEW building lot in desirable lower Lantzville. Don’t wait to get all the details! Asking $399,900

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Uplands Delight! Brand New Ocean View

Ocean View + Location

MUST SEE VIEW IN OCEAN PARK! Luxurious level entry home with quality features through. Great room boasts hdwd floors, cozy gas fireplace and a wall of windows. Gourmet kitchen incl maple cabs, pantry, lge island, under cab lighting and granite counters. Partially covered rear deck. 2 bdrms on main incl. master /w luxurious 5-pce ensuite. 2 additional bdrms, 4-pce bath and lge family room in the walkAsking $ out basement.

CUSTOM SPLIT LEVEL IN COUGAR RIDGE ESTATES! Surrounded by high end exec. homes! Beautifully finished with travertine floors, granite counters, quality maple hardwood floors. This fabulous custom floorplan must be seen! The view is amazing, the location superb! Low maintenance south facing yard is ideal for an active lifestyle. Bsmnt has a lovely suite- or would double as a premium Asking $ media room!

TIDY FAMILY HOME WITH EXTREMELY PRIVATE YARD! You’ll love this 1,920 sq. ft. split-entry home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and a fully finished basement. Features include 2 wood burning fireplaces, hardwood floors and a familysize kitchen with appliances included. If you’ve been waiting to get into the market...take a look at this fine home! Asking $

309,900

Level-Entry Home

599,900

4000 sq.ft. Level-Entry

529,900

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Serenity!

SIMILAR HOME RETIREMENT LIFESTYLE! ENJOY life in this tidy manufactured home with zero maintenance yard. Features incl. built in serving buffet, easy care laminate floors, cozy gas fireplace & an enclosed sunroom . Master has a 3-pce ensuite (w/soaker tub) & a WI closet too! 9'6" x 8'0" workshop Located in popular Crest II Estates Mobile Home Park - a quiet, well maintained 55 plus community. Small pets are allowed. Asking $

149,900

QUALITY BUILT BY BRAD RICHARDSON! This Level-Entry home with walkout basement features a spectacular OCEAN VIEW and all the super high end finishes that you would expect in a deluxe custom built home. The gourmet kitchen with Wolf range will excite the chef in your family! This convenient north end location is near all amenities and you get a a BONUS 2-bedroom suite too! Don’t wait to view this one! Asking $

689,900

TWO-BEDROOM SUITE WITH APPLIANCES! Lovely new subdivision in convenient, south end neighbourhood. 1,368 sq. ft. on the main floor plus a full basement with a legal 2 bedroom suite. 3 bdrms on main including a spacious master with 4-pce ensuite. Gorgeous covered deck overlooks a tranquil, pastoral setting. This quality home is currently being built by Nanaimo's Ravenridge Homes. Full warranty. Fully landscaped! Asking $

389,900

VERY PRIVATE HOME--GREAT VALUE Impressive great room plan boasting a vaulted ceiling, hardwood floors, gas fireplace, skylights & large picture windows. Lovely maple kitchen. Dining area has oversized windows to enjoy the view of your yard & luscious green space beyond. Partly covered private deck w/ glass rails. Main floor laundry|mud rm. Almost 4,000 sq. ft. total with unfin. bsmnt plus a sub-basement. Asking $

399,900

EVERYTHING YOU COULD ASK FOR! 3,200 sq. ft. on main floor plus walkout bsmnt. This 7 yr. old home has everything... spacious room sizes, vaulted ceilings, extensive crown moldings, quality built-ins, wood burning fireplace, solid surface counters, multiple bay windows, extra wide hallways, central sound system, heat pump and more! This well-kept home sits beautifully on a gorgeous ½ acre lot Asking $ in Chase River

689,000


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760.1066

(250)

www.century21.ca / harbourrealty 1- 3179 Barons Road, Nanaimo, BC Each Office is Independently Owned and Operated

Open House Saturday April 9 & 16 1:30-3:30

JUST LISTED

D UCE L! D E R SEL TO

5 Honey Drive

 Easy retirement - Mobile Home  South Nanaimo | 2 bdrms, 1 large bath  Enclosed sunroom & 2 garden sheds  Spacious living room & kitchen updates  55+ Park, quiet & well maintained  View Online: www.5honeydr.com

Sharon Jensen

$79,500

910 Malaspina Cres.  Ocean and Island Views  Level Entry | 4 Bdrms | 3 Baths  Spacious Open Floor Plan  Just steps to Beach & Harbour

Dave Armstrong $349,000

CE PRI HED S SLA

344 Hirst AveParksville

 NO HST|GST | O/S Garage 1650 sq.ft |3 bdrm |3 bath |6 appl.  Walk to the beach and downtown  Priced Below Assessed Value!

Bill Soreg

from

$299,000

Darwin Mahlum

Dan Grondin

OPEN HOUSE Sat. & Sun. 11 - 1:00 pm

Sheridan Vista

ft 2 Le1 y l On Ph. in

Anu Gupta

(Off Sheridan Ridge Road at Ewen Place)  Level Entry and Basement Entry  Engineered Stone Countertops  Heat pump, hardi-plank, hdwd floors  Price plus HST Starting from

Anu Gupta

Jazz Sohal

$399,900

Sharon Jensen

5759 Malibu Terrace

3280 Ridgeview Pl.

 Mountain | Ocean View  Huge Rec Room  Kitchen Built-Ins  Beautifully Landscaped, Private Yard  Great Location on Quiet Street

 7 Acre Estate

Dave|Martin Dinh $474,000

Anu Gupta

 5,000 sq. ft. Luxury Home  1,130 sq. ft. Guest House  2 Heat Pumps and 2 Hot Tubs

390 Cottonwood Dr. Qualicum Beach  Huge, Nicely Landscaped Lot  No Thru Rd., Quiet Area  Spacious Family Room

Dave|Martin Dinh $399,000

AMAZING OCEAN VIEW

6100 McGirr Road  North Nanaimo  5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths

Dave Dinh

 2 Bedroom Suite  Steps to McGirr & Dover Bay Schools

Jazz Sohal

$469,000

JUST LISTED

Martin Dinh

Creekside Apt. Rental Block

A market leader in tenant satisfaction and quality of living. Recent extensive renovations, currently near zero vacancy. One of the best of all rental blocks in this City.New to the market mid - Feb. Cap 8.5% on ask.

Kendall Ave. Rental Apt./Townhome Complex

15 Unit apartment/townhome complex, fully leased, carefree management, suite have many amenities. New @ 7 years old. Adjacent land also available to expand. Exclusive Listing

Rob Borden

#413 - 30 Cavan Street  Top Floor and Large Balcony  Center of Old Town  Recent Renovation  $1,000/Month Income

3831 Sundown Dr. ·Breathtaking Ocean Views|Sunsets

CE PRI CED! U RED

Sharon Jensen $222,000

 $$$$$$ Spent on Remodelling  Short Walk to Beaches  Additional Accomodation

Dave Armstrong $549,000

JUST LISTED

154 Nottingham Dr.  Mansion Sized (over 4,000 sq. ft.)  South Facing | Ocean Views  5 Bedrooms | 7 Baths  B & B Potential

Dave Armstrong $885,000

215 Holland Rd.  Duplex Zoned Lot  2,352 sq. ft. Home  24 bedrooms, 3baths  1 or 2 bedroom suite

Jazz Sohal

$359,000

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320 HARWELL ROAD $364,900 4 bedroom home with ocean and mountain views. 3 full bathrooms, Super kitchen with lots of cupboards and counter space. Breakfast nook and in line dining/living rooms. Terraced low maintenance yard, fully fenced. Large decks front and rear, gas fireplace, storage galore. With 1 bedroom and a 3 piece bath on the ground floor, this home is perfect to rent to student or as a Bed & Breakfast. Come and see. You won’t be disappointed.

29-25 PRYDE AVENUE $116,500

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Give your landlord the boot. Owning is cheaper than renting. Ask me how. Perfect investment opportunity. Interior renovated including new countertops, new bathroom entirely, new paint, new flooring throughout, new light fixtures and appliances. Home has storage room and patio with privacy fence. Carport and swimming pool. Move in and enjoy.

6331 CORFU DRIVE $579,000 Stunning home, with world class ocean views of the coastal mountains stal moun sq.ft., of & Winchelsea Islands. 4300 sq.f designed & finely finished space, designe home built for the most discerning h owner. Comprised of 3 levels, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, family sized bedroo kitchen, sauna, & 6 gas fireplaces. MLS#310162 Call Jason or Marilynn to view.

S Y A D 0 1 SOLD IN

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• 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom • Situated near shopping. • Open layout • Gallery kitchen offering plenty of quality cabinets • Newer laminate flooring in the main living • In-suite laundry • Generous covered patio • Quiet building offers secure entry. • Underground parking • No rentals allowed but a small pet is

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom lovely home in the popular University District. Steps away from all amenities ks & including shopping, Starbucks e University itself. Well of course the tained with both bathrooms maintained vated. South facing, this home renovated. ght & a pleasure to view. Alley is bright s with a large fully f access fenced backyard. MLS#309444 Call Jason or Marilynn to view.

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Priced to sell at ONLY $349,999

OCEAN VIEW Great 3 bedroom, OCEAN VIEW, family home with a 1 bedroom self contained basement suite on 4619 LOST LAKE RD. in popular North Nanaimo. Over 1900 square feet. Back yard on to great nature walks. Exceptional ocean view.

Great Buy at $249,999 Unique log home

TRANQUIL TOWNHOUSE SETTING This 2 bedroom with den townhouse/half duplex is located in a very private setting close to nature in UPLANDS on 3632 DIX RD, near “endless” walking trails of Linley Valley. Open floor plan, bedrooms up, 2 balconies, lots of storage space. There is no strata fee involved and very little to non yard maintenance. I car garage & complete privacy.

Open floor plan

Norse Log Home On 20 Acres

In my 36 years in Real Estate, this is one of the best log homes I have ever seen. Basically all 12” Douglas Fir construction with a very open floor plan. Thanks to all the windows and the 22’ ceilings over the Great Room, you have an abundance of natural light. The extra large kitchen with tile flooring should accommodate anyone’s requirements. Even the bath on the main is extra large by most standards. The split log stairway takes you to the upper main bedroom. From here you over look and fully appreciate the iopen concept. Situated at 3210 Jinglepot Road with a realistic price of $869,000.

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West Coast home in East Wellington on 3.4 acres. Kitchen offers centre island plus eating nook. Separate dining room, living room with 30’ vaulted tongue & groove ceiling, brick enclosed wood stove, family room, office, three-piece bath and craft area on this level. Upper level open to the lower and boast 3 large bedrooms with vaulted ceilings, den and several skylights. How about a 30’ x 40’ shop with 15’ ceilings, mezzanine, separate electrical panel and its own driveway? Tenant occupied for several years and requires redecorating however the roof was redone in the last year. The reasonable price of 3325 Darwin Road of $545,000 should enable you to redecorate if you so choose.

Try and find another one!

Sellers will not sell separately

Best Oceanfront On The Market? Side by side lots with over 420’ of walk-on oceanfront overall plus minus 1.3 acres. Main home is approximately 3,000 sq ft with four bedrooms plus a 1,200 sq ft sun room. One of the large fireplaces is imported Brazilian petrified wood - also the electrical service that was installed here should operate a hotel. The smaller residence on the 2nd lot is also walk-on waterfront. Granted the homes could use some updating/improvements however oceanfront properties of this calibre only become available “Once in a Blue Moon”. Welcome to 3925 and 3921 Evening Cove Road with an asking price of $1,590,000.

Custom designed & lake views from all rooms

Property offers total privacy

Very Special Lakefront Acreage This specially designed home fronts on Michael Lake with 6.8 acres and is a bird waters Paradise. From the hundreds of Trumpeter Swans to the dozens of species of birds seldom found elsewhere (ie: Wood Ducks, Western Grebe, Black Headed Gros Break, etc.). In addition any avid horticulturist would be proud to call this home. Check out what 15 years of careful planning has created. Species of plants like the Giant Myesli Rose Tree, the Gunnera plan with 5’ leaves and the literally thousands of Ferns just to give you a sampling. If you have been searching for tranquillity, maybe you’ve just found it? Please note a 2nd residence is permitted. This special property is located at 4614 Wyndlow Drive.


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1651 Fuller ASKING - $329,900 - $349,000

NEWCASTLE BUILDING Very well maintained 3 bedroom suite with views of the inner harbour. Updated kitchen and freshly painted interior. Move right in.

101-375 Newcastle

ASKING - 349,900

JUST LISTED - DEPARTURE BAY - BROOKSLAND AREA Very well built basement entry home with 3 large bedrooms & 2 bathrooms, downstairs is a 1 bedroom almost finished into a suite. Fantastic .29 of an acre. Private lot.

2460 Holyrood

ASKING - $359,900

1500 SQUARE FOOT RANCHER In North Nanaimo, 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Situated on a niced treed private .40 of an acre lot. Would be EZ for an extra carriage home to be built or a huge workshop. workshop

5800 Sunset

ASKING - $349,900

JUST LISTED - 201-375 NEWCASTLE Beautiful 2 bedroom condo with updated kitchen, bathroom and newer cherry wood flooring. The view is over top of the yaught club to Newcastle channel and harbour.

201-375 Newcastle

ASKING - $369,900

2 BEDROOM MOBILE Lovely 2 bedroom mobile home in beautiful Sharman MH Park. This home has a large ez care yard with newly laid blue gravel and a large sundeck for summer BBQ’s. Ready to move into NOW.

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Zoned C1 - commercial property in downtown Nanaimo. There is potential p for a 3 bedroom, large apartment on the top floor and a retail store on the main. The building needs extensive renovations! Some work has been done, such as the old siding has been removed and the entire exterior of the building has been freshly painted. The seller has removed some of the drywall that has been damaged and replaced most of the windows on the top floor and more. The property is currently under an active renovation permit from the city of Nanaimo.

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This ocean view character fixer upper is near downtown Nanaimo. 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom. It has a 1 year old roof, new 200 amp electrical service... and a recently installed new heat pump, making your cooling and heating costs very low! There is approximately 1000 sq ft of living space on the main floor and the basement has usable space with 6ft ceilings throughout. Call to book a showing today!

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Thinking of selling? Please call me for a free, no obligation market evaluation. Call Helen Forde today @ 250-751-1223

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7029 Leland Rd.

$329,900

Walk to the beach from this simply stunning 2 bed. plus den home. Set back off the road on a mature .34 acre lot & backing onto farmland for complete privacy. Recently renovated kitchen with custom centre island and all new appliances. New flooring, interior doors, light fixtures and tastefully freshly painted throughout. Other features incl: 4 pc. bathroom with jetted tub, patio door off master bedroom to private garden, large living room with vaulted ceilings, gas fireplace & window seat. Very bright with large windows to enjoy the amazing Lantzville sunsets. Fenced yard and plenty of parking. Nothing to do but walk to the beach and enjoy the Island life. Call Helen Forde 250-751-1223.

5975 Cathedral Cres.

$438,500

Fabulous home on quiet cul de sac in the most sought after family location in North end - Parkwood Estates. From the front porch sitting area, watch the children play at the neighbourhood park. Great schools, shopping, medical centre, & transit all within walking distance. Spacious with tons of natural light, this home features 4 bedrooms plus a den, 3 full bathrooms & updates including the gorgeous kitchen, open to family room with fireplace. The lower level has been completely finished with access to the large level, fenced yard, facing west. Other features include: sprinkler system, security system, double garage with auto opener & more. Don’t hesitate, seldom does a home come available on this street. Call Helen Forde 250-751-1223.


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THE NANAIMO REAL ESTATE REVIEW, APRIL 7, 2011 – 21

OPEN HOUSES The Luxfords on Lexington (off McGirr Rd) EVERY SATURDAY & SUNDAY - 1 PM - 4 PM New Floor Plans To View

Your House YOUR MONEY

1823-2485 sq.ft., 3 bdrms, 3 bthrms Prices Starting at $373,565 + HST

Blackcomb Ridge (Ridgemont Pl. - off Mountain Vista Drive) OPEN HOUSE EVERY SATURDAY - 1 PM - 4 PM

1190 sq. ft., 3 bdrms - 2 bthrms Prices starting at $237,900 + HST Next Phase Nearing Completion

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ADDRESS • 1651 Fuller Street • 320 Harwell Road (south Jinglepot) • 3483 Castle Rock Drive (north Jinglepot)

DATE & TIME Sat. & Sun. 1 - 4 Apr. 10. 1 - 3 Apr. 9 & 10, 12 - 3

PRICE $349,900 $364,900 $579,900

ADDRESS • 6647 Jenkins Road • 102 - 5418 Jacobs Lane, Ocean View Terrace

DATE & TIME Sat. Apr. 9, 1 to 4 Fri. to Sun. 1 to 4

• The Plateau at Rocky Point, 102-4921 Coral Way

Sat. & Sun. 2 to 4

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NORTH NANAIMO

• Sheridan Vista, Ewen Place

DIVERS LAKE

ADDRESS • 2153 Ridgemont Pl. (off Mountain Vista) Blackcombe Ridge

Fri. to Sun. 1 to 4 Sat. & Sun., 11 to 1 DATE & TIME Sat., 1 to 4

PRICE Starting at $237,900 (+ HST)

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DATE & TIME Sat. & Sun. 1 to 4

• Maveric Place, Maveric Road

Sat. & Sun., 2 to 4

PRICE Starting at $349,900 Starting at $299,900 $395,000

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PARKSVILLE ADDRESS • 344 Hirst Ave.

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PRICE Starting at $299,000

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Working and Winning Together! $389,500

104-4730 Skyline Way

Stunning Ocean and Mountain Views home in ‘Horizons at Hammond Bay’. Exquisite 3 beds & 3 full bathrooms. Open concept, 9’ ceilings, crown moldings, hardwood, ceramic tile and carpet flooring. Spectacular sunrises and sunsets from the front covered deck. Dream kitchen features an island w/breakfast bar, lots of quality cabinets, silestone countertops. A sunny patio has a natural gas hookup for your BBQ. Spacious master suite with a natural gas fireplace & an oversized ensuite. Large 2 car garage. 2 small pets okay. New home warranty. No HST.

826 Driftwood Dr., Mudge Island

$349,900

Lovely low bank, waterfront 3 bedroom home with a separate 1 bedroom cottage, woodshed and workshop, opposite EI Verano boat ramp. Some vendor financing may be available. Enjoy the tranquility and wonders of Mudge Island while still enjoying the comforts of city living with municipal services. The neighboring .46 acre waterfront lot is also available to purchase.

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OPEN HOUSE Saturday & Sunday - 1-4 pm THE LUXFORDS ON LEXINGTON (Off McGirr Road) 3379 Edgewood Dr. $459,900 1748 sq. ft., 2 bdrm, 3 bath, 2 level Departure Bay Detached Townhome, Panoramic Ocean/Mtn/City Views. 2 lrg. decks, Huge window w/views.

Sunny Southern Exposure

1817 - 2485 sq. ft. Town homes, 3 bedrooms - 3 bathrooms, Luxurious open floor plans to choose from. Near parks, beaches, shopping & both levels of schools.

Prices starting from - $373,565

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6197 Brickyard Road

1298 Nelson St.

1702 sq. ft. Rancher, 3 bdrms-2bthrms, Gas FP, B/I Vac, Fully fence fenced, Sprinklerr system, Near shopping, medical centre, parks & schools.

90 bed senior care facility located near the Regional Hospital on 1.87 acre property. Zoned P2. Call for further details.

$4.5 million

3241 Serabi Pl. $449,900 2628 sq ft, 4 bdrms, 3 bthrms, Heat pump, 9 ft ceilings, Lrg rec room.

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7,885 sqft. 7,616 sqft. 8,355 sqft. 8,228 sqft. 7,573 sqft. 12,163 sqft.

$185,000 $215,000 $240,000 $165,000 $165,000 $179,000

Detached Office also on Property

Prices starting at - $249,900

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1950 Woobank Rd. $539,900 3961 sq. ft. 3 level home with 564 sq. ft. 2nd bldg/ofc on .919 acre lot, 4 bdrms/3 bthrms. Ex. lrg. lot, heat pump, BI vac.

OPEN HOUSE - Saturdays - 1-4 pm

937,941,945 Haliburton St. $199,900 Commercial Building Lots, Ocean View, Good highway exp. Includes 3 lots total of 29,900 sq. ft.

1190 sq ft, 3 bdrms, 2 bthrms, Near school, parks, recreation & shopping

DIVER’S LAKE TOWN HOMES - RIDGEMONT PLACE - (off Mountain Vista Drive) STARTING AT $237,900 (+ HST)

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184 Nottingham Dr. $478,900 2665 sq. ft., 3 bdrms - 3 bthrms. Fully finished bsmt, 2 lrg decks. On .29 acre lot. Ocean view home in Departure p Bay. y

2096 Mountain Vista $429,900 2322 sq. ft., 5 beds, 3 baths, open floor plan, one bed legal bsmt suite w/separate entrance.

Oceanfront 3 Level Town Home

39 Cypress yp Street $449,900 , 1442 sq. q ft. Waterfront 3 level town home on the Seawall, 2 bdrms-3 bthrms, hardwood, granite. Choose Your Colours

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NOW UNDER CONSTRUCTION Completion April 2011

18 unit it townhome t h development d l t in i N. Nanaimo off McGirr Road. 1214 1387 sq.ft., 2 bdrms + den, 9ft ceilings, Built by Harbour Homes. Now selling.

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6033 Wardun Drive $429,900 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2131 sq. ft. Private back yard. Lake view.

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SIMILAR HOME

882 Howard Ave. $399,900 (+ HST) 3 bdrms PLUS 2 bdrm LEGAL bsmt suite, Popular Level entry walk out bsmt floor plan.

2179 Mountain Vista Drive $414,900 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, legal suite, extensive renovations.

5168 Simmher Place $329,900 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. Built in 2008. Vaulted ceiling, open floor plan.

6151 Bellflower Way $304,900 1290 sq. ft., N. Nanaimo patio home, one level - no stairs, 2 bdrms, 2 baths, gas f/p, vaulted ceilings.

141 Westwood Road $649,900 3.43 Acre Development Property. Potential for 14 lot subdivision.

Gabriola Island Retreat

940 Townsite Road $271,900 3 bedrooms, 1903 sq. ft., fully fenced yard.

1965 Woodridge Road $459,000 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 1842 sq. ft. .49 of an acre in Cedar.

1000 Pat Burns Ave. $349,900 1539 sq. ft. Westcoast style log home, 3 bdrms, 2 baths, large open floor plan. On .47 acre lot, A-frame vaulted ceilings.

Panoramic Ocean View & 1 Bdrm Suite

2275 Ashlee Road $375,000 2775 sq. ft., 4 bdrm, 3 baths, large family rm down, 2 gas f/p, fully fenced, large lot, RV parking, S. Exp.

5938 Ralston Dr. $386,500 1635 sq. ft. rancher, 2 bdrms, 2 baths, bamboo hardwood floors, gas f/p, low E windows, fenced-landscaped back yard.

8059 Northwind Dr. $599,900 3108 sq. ft. incl. semi-detached inlaw suite, 5 bdrms, 4 bath, .54 acre lot, rich hardwood floors, huge windows, fully fenced-landscaped, workshop & full garage, covered RV pking.

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#19-571 Bradley St. $259,900 1204 sq ft, 2 bdrms, 3 bthrms, Adult oriented, Gas F/P, Backs onto park.

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203-6738 6738 Dickinson Rd. $274,90 $274,900 , 1055 sq. q ft. f 2 bdrms./2 bthrms.,, Fabulous Ocean View. Large g deck,, underground ound parking. Gas fireplace, Adult oriented, Some pets allow allowed.


24 – THE NANAIMO REAL ESTATE REVIEW, APRIL 7, 2011

Nanaimo Real Estate Review April 7, 2011  

Your twice per month guide to Real Estate in Nanaimo, Ladysmith and the surrounding areas.

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