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1411 sqft professionally renovated rancher New siding, roof, wiring, insulation & drywall New ﬂooring, kitchen, bathroom and granite countertops New stove, fridge, dishwasher, washer & dryer
New Price $314,900
1277 PINTAIL DRIVE
388 BURNHAM ROAD • Spectacular 3680 sqft. on .32 acres • 6 beds, 4 baths, 2 guest suites • Tropical gardens, pool & spa • Ideal as a B&B or family home
• Eaglecrest estate on waterfront acreage • Ocean views from floor to ceiling windows • Ideal floor plan for entertaining • Pool, tennis court, beachfront pavilion
356 HACKBERRY, PARKSVILLE 275 JENSEN W AVE. PARKSVILLE
2307 BONNINGTON DRIVE • 2543 sqft. home offers dramatic views • Private yard leading to nature trails • Open plan, exquisite detail • Master & den on the main floor
Great floor plan Eating area plus formal dining Walk-in shower in ensuite Short walk to Wembley Mall
203-134 5TH AVENUE
1690 STROULGER, NANOOSE • 1/2 acre with RV parking • Two bedroom two bathrooms • Plus bonus room, plus office • Beach access close by
Walk to shopping, civic centre, and a short stroll to the beach. Retirement living at its best in this large 1400 sq ft home. Well maintained secured building with underground parking.
644 JOHNSTONE ROAD
88 Bridgewater Lane
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Very desirable location, spotless 1186 sqft, 2 bed, 2 full bath Crawl, natural gas w/ fireplace Strata fee incl water/irrigation MLS 312181
• 3 bedroom/2 bath 2280 sq ft home • Nicely updated, peek-a-boo ocean views • Features newer roof, security system, workshop • Conveniently located near beach, golf & marina
Call Tom Dodds $379,900
Sue Tompkins/John Barnum
1085 CINNAMON SEDGE WAY
301/302 - 177 WELD STREET
• magnificent 5200 sq. ft. family home on 2.64 acres. 5 bedrooms, 4 baths, separate 1 bedroom suite • modern design, wood floors, concrete finishes, steel beams • if you appreciate individuality, this home is for you
• uptown convenience, executive living, space galore • 2 bedroom or 2 bedroom and den design • 9’ ceilings, heat pump, wood floors, stainless appliances • garage, 2 balconies, elevator and ocean views, no HST
kevin clayton $399,000/$439,000
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3883 MELROSE ROAD
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• 0.23 acre lot, community water • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms • Private yard, RV parking
• Quail’s Landing patio home • Excellent ﬂoor plan and ﬁnishes • Heat pump; oversized double garage
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171 FIRST AVE W, QUALICUM BEACH
2675 MATTHEW ROAD • 3500 sqft. log home, 4 beds, 4 baths • Open floor plan, vaulted ceiling • Great room, floor to ceiling fireplace • Private 5 acre treed lot
• Charming 2+ bdrm, 3 bath character home-bring your ideas! • Located just steps fro the Village of Qualicum Beach • RV parking, low maintenance yard and lane access
Its ready for occupancy Two bedrooms plus den Inline living, dining, kitchen Backing onto parkland, walk to uptown
BRING THE KIDS + DOG!! • • • •
3 bedroom townhome, master on main Wood burning fireplace Fenced, sunny yard #12-267 Corfield St, Parksville
Sue Tompkins $189,900
BAY VIEW AT 2382 ANDOVER ROAD IN FAIRWINDS • Elegant 3 bed+den+bonus room+2 F.P’s • High ceilings, very bright and light, even in winter • Hardwood ﬂoors and beautiful granite countertops • 3 car garage and fully fenced yard
$789,000 E LU A TV
1702 BRENTWOOD STREET • 2bed/2bath with bonus loft den/office • Classy California shutters on all windows • Popular Texada model on quiet no-thru access • Lifestyle premiere at the Bay!
Waterfront home Spectacular views, pebble beach 1247 sqft, 3 beds, 2 baths 10 minutes to Qualicum Village
• 1750sft home with 5 bedrooms • Separate in law suite • Huge detached workshop • Versatile 2.68 acres
898 LAKES BLVD, MORNINGSTAR • Stunning 1755 sqft, 2 bed, 2 bath patio home • Radiant heated hardwood & tile ﬂoors • Priced for quick sale
• 2 bed, one bath, laminate • All appliances included • 27-1050 Bowlby road
4851 OCEAN TRAIL • Oceanfront rancher on .59 of an acre • Mesmerizing ocean views • 2,050 sqft, 3 beds, 2 baths • Open floor plan, many upgrades
2890 OLYMPIC ROAD
5531 ISLAND HWY. W • • • •
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1247 MARINA WAY, BEACHCOMBER
75+ ACRES ONLY $695,000
3 bed, 2 bath Beachcomber Rancher Beach access right across street Fully Fenced backyard, great for kids, pets, gardening visit www.johnmilroy.com for more info.
Level acreage offered at $695,000 situated on high volume, excellent “Quadra Sands” aquifer. Soil type is said to be good for many crops including, berries, grapes etc. Call Mark Anderson 250-757-8444
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• Detached 400 sq ft fully ﬁnished studio • Super private fully landscapzed back yard • Property backs onto Morningstar Creek 875 Fishermans Circle, French Creek
• Completely updated kitchen, ﬂoors, bathroom and windows. Detached workshop • Fully fenced with plenty of RV parking 585 Forsyth Avenue, Parksville
• 42 x 34 workshop with 12 foot ceilings and 200 amp service • Completely updated 2200 sq ft home with in-law suite • 2.65 acres in the heart of Qualicum Beach!
262 Fern Road East, Qualicum Beach
• Signiﬁcant Energy savings built into the home construction • State -of-the-art ecological design features utilized • “Power Smart” with a 2-5-10 warranty. Nothing compares!
359 Hackberry Place, Parksville
• 35.5 acre property • Great private acreage • 2 minutes to Downtown Qualicum Beach
Rupert Road, Qualicum Beach
• On desirable Gaetjen Street in Parksville • Over 7160 square feet • No HST Ocean View Building Lot, Parksville
• Elegant living in lovely patio home • Bright and open living areas
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• Maintenance free living #17-460 Schley Place, Qualicum Beach
• Located on quiet street with good ocean views • Large paved RV parking area • One block to Eaglecrest Golf Course 886 Royal Dornoch Drive, Eaglecrest
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WOW...Itâ€™s Beautiful! I just love it! 428 Eaglecrest Drive, Parksville
â€˘ A few of the phrases you can expect to utter when you walk through the front door. â€˘ Absolutely nothing to do but move in and enjoy your gorgeous new surroundings. â€˘ 2100 sqft. 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. â€˘ Totally redone including an addition offering raised ceilings and tons of windows to let the sun shine in & overlooks a fantastic view of the golf course without the golf balls. â€˘ New kitchen with built in appliances, granite counter tops, walk in pantry & 2 islands is a dream come true for those who love to cook and entertain. â€˘ A short walk to one of the areaâ€™s premier walking beaches.
2 Homes on Acreage! 447 Oakdowne, Qualicum North â€˘ Ten minutes from Qualicum Beach â€˘ Beautifully parked out 1.79 acres with 2 really nice homes â€˘ 3 bedroom rancher completely renovated â€˘ Charming log guest cottage complete with kitchen, bathroom & laundry room, cosy sleeping loft. â€˘ Fully ďŹ nished, heated workshop has plenty of natural light with an additional storage room and is wired for a generator.
When driving to 5555 Golden St. The ďŹ rst thing you notice is the curb appeal at the end of a quiet street The landscaped drive and manicured ground is the back drop for the 3600 sq.ft. custom built 1995 Victorian home. It features 4 bedrooms 4 bathroom of spacious living over 3 ďŹ‚oors with distinctive qualities. A 2400 sq. ft heated shop with its own facilities surrounded by natureâ€™s scenery with Lugrin Creek on two sides of the 2.26 acreage. Close to city amenities and recreational hobbies such as golf and marinas.
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1695 Nahmint Road â€˘ 2930 sq. ft. mountain view home â€˘ 3 bdrms, 4 bthrms â€˘ Fully developed inlaw suite in basement with separate entrance, separate hydro meter, separate septic â€˘ 2.5 Acre Property â€˘ Detached 28â€™x 26â€™ work shop MLS # 317428
â€˘ 3.18 acre, Trout Pond â€˘ Established vineyard â€˘ Ocean & Mountain Views â€˘ 36â€™x36â€™ shop already built MLS # 308194
â€˘ 2053 sq. ft. â€˘ 3 bdrms, 2 bthrms â€˘ Mountain Views â€˘ 0.23 acre
1620 Farrahâ€™s Way
MLS # 326875
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912 sq. ft. 2 bdrms, 2 bthrms Fully fenced yard 0.47 acre
MLS # 327025
1798 Dunwurkin Way
RIVERFRONT RECREATIONAL PROPERTIES
â€˘ 3164 sq. ft. â€˘ 2 bdrms, 3 bthrms â€˘ Separate Guest quarters â€˘ 0.85 acre â€˘ Ocean glimpses & mountain views MLS # 324667
1738 Martini Way
1749 Abbey Road â€˘ 1030 Sq. ft. ,2 bdrms, 2 bthrms â€˘ Under construction, 2, 5 & 10 year New Home Warranty. 0.48 acre MLS # 324322
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LOT 41 FRONTIER DRIVE
• A place to call home or use as a getaway retreat. • Clean mobile that is light & bright. 16’ x 7’ covered porch • All appliances included & is fully furnished. 16’ x 14’ wired workshop • 2 bedrooms, spacious living room, large laundry room, lots of storage • In the quietest area of the Qualicum MHP. What a great buy.
7-322 VILLAGE WAY
• Family park, pet allowed with permission • 2 bedroom, good layout, bright with skylights • Large sundeck, shed for garden tools • Close to Coombs Market or Parksville
• OCEANVIEW, 1 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath suite on 4th ﬂoor • 1/4 ownership, 12 weeks of usage, enjoy yourself or place in rental pool • Full kitchen w/ granite counter tops, gas ﬁreplace in main lvg area • Full services, Spa, Fine Dining, Pool, Hot Tub & Owners Lounge
• Lovely lot in peaceful residential area • 1/2 acre lot is cleared & easy to build on • Minutes to ocean & close to the marina • Affordable price, great value
1360 ERRINGTON ROAD
1851 MARTINI WAY
850 POPLAR WAY
• 930 sq. ft. condo • 2 bedroom, 1 bath, south facing balcony • Carport w/ secured storage area & power • Furniture package is included 417-650 BERWICK ROAD $222,000
• 2 bdrms & den, spacious kitchen, family room w/woodstove • New roof & all new vinyl windows • Updates: new tile in entry, kitchen, hall & pantry, laminate ﬂr in living rm, water ﬁlter system w/UV light. • Back door off the family rm takes you to 17’ x 20’ deck
• THE GARDENS one bdrm & bath 625 sq. ft. suite • Kitchen, lvgrm with cozy electric ﬁreplace • Vibrant, retirement comm, maintain your independent lifestyle • Security features, social, recreational & wellness programs
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606-194 BEACHSIDE DRIVE
• The Beach Club is a prestigious landmark & coveted address in
• 4 bedroom 1900 sqft home has been exceptionally well built. • Bright kitchen w/skylight, formal living rm w/gas ﬁreplace, master bedroom on main ﬂoor • Upstairs boasts a large bonus rm/guest room with kitchenette, large bedroom • Beautiful bathroom with sep. shower, jetted soaker tub, heated tile ﬂoor & skylight. • Double garage, private, fenced back yard w/many trees & raised garden beds
• Revel in luxury & enjoy resort-style living year round • 9-ft ceilings, wood ﬂooring, s/s appliances, granite counter tops, gas ﬁreplace • Fitness center, indoor pool, hot tub, steam room & workout gym
874 FAIRWAYS DRIVE
Enjoy the privacy & beauty of this meticulously kept, sun drenched home Large white kitchen w/pantry, bright eating area, 2 bedrooms & den Spacious living room with gas ﬁreplace & custom mantle, storage shed Bathrm with soaker tub, engineered hardwood ﬂoors, heated crawl space • Artfully landscaped, fenced yard, lovely pergola and slate patio extension
1603 MARINE CIRCLE
547 NOOTKA ROAD
1723 KAREN’S COURT
• Open ﬂoor plan home on .55 of an acre • Living room w/ ﬁreplace, vaulted ceiling in lvng rm & kitchen • South facing veranda & a large deck w/ mountain view • Bonus bldg for artist’s studio, workshop, in-law suite, etc.
LOT 375 SOUTH LAKE ROAD
• 2 bed, 540 sq. ft., furnished home on Horne Lake • Panoramic view overlooking the lake • 11000 sq. ft. gentle sloping lot, 62 ft. of lake frontage • Sleeps 5 people comfortably, separate RV hookup
756 NEWCASTLE AVENUE
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1815 sq.ft. 4 bedroom, 3 bath, split level home Bright kitchen with eating area, a spacious family room, A large formal living room with wood insert, formal dining room, Ideally located on a quiet street on a large, private, mature landscaped lot • South facing fenced backyard, within easy walking distance to schools
1121 PINTAIL DRIVE
• Spacious home nestled on a very private .46 acre treed lot • 2 bedrooms & a den or 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, large front deck • Spacious lvg rm w/woodstove, large eating area, kitchen with island • 10 year old roof, newer kitchen and some newer ﬂooring • Large hedges & picturesque Whiskey Creek running through the backyard
1726 SETTLER ROAD
• Enjoy peaceful tranquility, nature & privacy of this sun drenched rancher on 2.5 acres • 3 bedrooms, large bright kitchen, spacious eating area & living room with cozy ﬁreplace • The sliding door off the living room takes outside to the patio & very private back yard • There is even an 8’ x 15’ covered deck, a large greenhouse & a garden shed • Located in a cul de sac. Perfect blend of comfortable living, great location & affordable price
4544 MAPLE GUARD DRIVE
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Completely renovated chalet style, 3 bedroom home on a quiet, private, treed lot. 1241 sq. ft. home has been lovingly updated w/new kitchen & bathrooms. New hardwood ﬂooring in the lvg room, kitchen, dining area & bdrm. This home sits on a large 1/2 acre lot where the garden has been done organically. Lots of RV & boat parking. Across from the ocean, only a short walk to the waterfront.
756 LANCASTER PLACE
• Bright cozy rancher w/upper bonus room located on Eaglecrest Golf Course. Could include Eaglecrest Club Membership & cart. • 2061 sq. ft, 3 large bdrms, formal living & dining room, family room • Master bdrm with bay window, ensuite with soaker tub & sep. shower • Door off the family room takes you outside to south facing covered patio • Lots of room for RV or boat parking. Close to sandy swimming beach
564 HAZELWOOD PLACE
• Family perfect 2140 sq.ft two storey home on a very private .29 acre lot • It features 3 bedrooms, a den, large dining room and 2 1/2 bathrooms • Large kitchen, family room with wood stove, formal lvg room w/rock ﬁreplace • New hardwood ﬂooring in lvg room, family room, & kitchen, vinyl windows & roof • Located in on a park like, mature, landscaped lot with lots of RV/boat parking
896 FAIRWAYS DRIVE
• Eaglecrest, 1993 sq. ft. 2 storey-main level entry home • Master bdrm on the main level w/ soaker tub & separate shower • Open ﬂoor plan, 3 bedroom & 3 bath, bright kitchen • Formal dining w/vaulted ceiling, gas ﬁreplace in lvngrm • Private, fully fenced back & side yards
619 BANKS AVENUE
• Immaculate Windward home w/new roof, recently repainted inside & out • New high efﬁciency natural gas furnace, pot lamps, 4’ crawl, BI vacuum, • Kitchen w/white cabinets, new st/st fridge, new washer & dryer, tile ﬂoors • Family room w/gas FP, vaulted ceiling, skylight, bedroom with walnut ﬂoors • Living & dining room with 3/4” beech ﬂoors, tiled entry w/skylight • Private, fenced back yard w/pebbled aggregate patio, shed & n/g BBQ outlet • Located in a quiet cul-de-sac with an easy care yard, no grass anywhere
283 CRESCENT ROAD WEST
• Well designed rancher on crawl in the Evergreens subdivision • Bright kitchen w/island & pantry, formal dining rm w/cathedral window • Living rm with 10 ft ceiling & crown molding, 3 bedrms, 2 1/2 baths • French doors off living rm takes you outside to private covered patio • So many updates through out this lovely home
• Immaculate 3200 sq ft 2 storey 3 bdrm home • Bright kitchen, formal dining & living room • Double garage w/220 power, heat pump, security system • Huge deck overlooking Eaglecrest Golf Course • Bonus-lower one bdrm suite with laundry hookup
• Immaculate 5 bdrm, 3 bath home, ensuite w/soaker tub & shower • Bright kitchen with island & family room with gas ﬁreplace • Lovely open living room with high ceilings & gas ﬁreplace • Large private backyard with mature landscaping & 12 x 15 shed
• Enjoy sunsets & a view of the ocean, Lasqueti & Texada Islands • Charming, 1860 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 2 bath rancher on crawl • Within easy walk to golf course, beach & downtown Qualicum • “great room” style living & family room overlooking fenced yard • RV parking, detached garage/workshop & a generous 72x145 lot
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