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Modern bright and airy top floor end unit in Meadowwoods! 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, 1275 sqft of open concept living. This home features 9 ft ceilings, an abundance of large windows, concrete soundproofing between units, a walk-in shower in ensuite, the list goes on. Meadowwoods is a sought-after development backing onto greenspace and endless walking/hiking trails. Great for family living, semi-retire...
This iconic 100-acre estate features everything on your list. Spectacular mountain vistas with coveted southern exposure. The acreage is fully fenced & cross-fenced just waiting for your farming plans. Endless water via wells, irrigation ponds, & creek frontage. The residence features 5 large bedrooms & heritage charm. 10ft ceilings, edge grain fir flooring, wainscotting, moldings & trim complete with stained...
Modern & trendy Uplands rancher! 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms thoughtfully spread over nearly 1700sf. Open concept kitchen, and living space, with traditional dining and formal living room area. The best of both worlds! Cozy gas fireplace adds to the ambiance. The kitchen and family room opens out to a new (composite) deck, entertaining area, complete with an outdoor bbq bar and fully fenced backyard. Meticulou...
Trendy modern living at Meadowwoods! Pet and rental friendly, these urban townhomes will check off everything on your wish list. Open concept living, with 9ft ceilings, gorgeous kitchen, complete with stainless appliances and generous kitchen island. The living room features a cozy fireplace, and a spacious deck for summer entertaining and family bbq's. Upstairs you will find two luxuriously large master bedr...
Welcoming and graceful, this elegant family home located in the highly coveted development of The Bluffs, is 3,140 square feet and complemented by a 572 square foot, 1-bedroom carriage house on .28 of an acre of private mature grounds. The main residence offers a primary bedroom on the main floor, privacy, voluminous ceilings, skylights and an abundance of natural light. Features include hardwood floors, sand...Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE PARKSVILLE-QUALICUM BEACH REALTY (QU)
Welcome to Richards Trail. This 3166 sq foot 4 bed/3 bath home boasts stunning views of Mt. Prevost, valley and pastoral farmland views. The mostly flat 5.93 acres is a great place to start your families farm adventure; horses, vegetables, the possibilities are endless. This sunny and bright property is south-west exposure and is just minutes from downtown. Business opportunity included! The property includes...Listed by THE AGENCY
Chemainus iconic building on the market for the first time! Entire retail area of this building is on the most prominent commercial corner on Willow Street in Chemainus. Best retail location in town. All retail units are main level and with sidewalk access giving maximum exposure in Chemainus. 5 tenancies include a restaurant, an antique mall, gift shop and others. Fully leased this building is a number one c...Listed by EXP REALTY
This modern 2 bedroom condo is located in the desirable community of Chanel View Manor. A well-managed, adult-oriented (19+) complex that is just a short walk to all prime amenities Chemainus has to offer. Just steps away are everything you might need, grocery, post office, the amazing Sawmill Taphouse, brewery, doctor's office, and more. The inviting floor plan combines modern openness yet maintains a cozy l...
Excellent Cowichan Bay location, just across from Hecate park and only a short trundle with your kayak to the launch. Come enjoy all that Cowichan Bay has to offer from this like new, 2 bed, 2 bath home. The open kitchen/dining/living area flow onto a large south facing deck, the perfect place to enjoy views to the park & seasonal creek or watch the herons as they commute to the estuary. The master bedroom in...Listed by DFH Real Estate
Station Ridge! This adorable 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom patio home is located in the exquisite Station Ridge in Chemainus. Short walking distance to all levels of amenities, restaurants & shopping, this exclusive neighbourhood leaves little to be desired. The flexible layout of this home will maximize your living space as each room flows effortlessly into the next. The large windows, skylights, and vaulted ceiling...
A rare opportunity welcomes you in popular Cinnabar Valley. This home in an ideal family location offers 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with a private fenced yard. Upstairs hosts 2 bedrooms a bathroom. The kitchen is open to a large family room that walks out to the back yard. If you are using the basement as a mortgage helper a bonus is that upstais has a family room and a living room offering more space. So...Listed by 460 REALTY INC.
Enjoy an executive lifestyle in this beautiful ocean view level entry and basement walkout 5 bed and 3 bath home. This home boasts great views, impeccable landscaping, fenced back yard, and is nestled in an area of high-end homes. Enter the home through a stately front door or drive into your huge double garage. The garage is deep with a third bay area with lift for automotive repairs. The home has lovely har...Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE NANAIMO REALTY LADYSMITH
Island Life living on this amazing and beautiful 18 acres Hobby Farm! This level farm land is ready to homestead with a full basement House, multiple Out Buildings and a large hay Barn w/power. Situated on arable pasture its ready to farm with plenty of fresh clean water and sunshine for long growing season. Home is solid 3 - beds, full basement with character rented mo/mo. Property is fenced, cross fenced, a...Listed by SUTTON GROUP-WEST COAST REALTY (NAN)
Over 5000 sqft home w/ unobstructed ocean & mountain views set in prestigious Glen Oaks Estates on .23 acre. This luxurious home has southern views across New Castle Channel, Gabriola Island, Departure Bay & city lights at night. Massive sunny rear deck is the ultimate private retreat, w/ seamless glass rail system & all season covered deck space w/ heaters. Open floor plan, vaulted & coffered ceilings that f...Listed by RE/MAX OF NANAIMO
HOME+CABIN/8 ACRES. Thoughtfully placed on 8 sprawling acres of rich pasture land is a solid 4 bedroom family home and private 1 bedroom cabin. The picturesque land is ideal for horses, farming, or even a thriving market garden. Perhaps an investment for your own future private estate. 180 degree views of the mountain range & breathtaking sunset views. Enjoy your morning coffee while the pastoral view buffers...
Custom Built by Oceans Edge Contracting, this 4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom strata duplex offers 2100 sq.ft. of living area, and is located in prestigious Beban Woods at Stephenson Point. Close to walking trails and steps to the beach, this residence is excellent value for a home is this neighbourhood. 2/5/10 Home Warranty. Purchase price is plus GST.Listed by RE/MAX OF NANAIMO
Step into a serene oasis & take advantage of this raze opportunity to acquire a stunning waterfront property. Set on 5 acres of complete privacy, this extensively updated home offers just under 3000 sq ft of functional living inside, breathtaking SW facing ocean views, as well as deep sea moorage. This one level home offers 3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, floor to ceiling windows angled to ensure a spectacular view ...Listed by ENGEL & VOLKERS VANCOUVER ISLAND - WESTSHORE
Private, and secluded 5-acre estate right in the City! This 2008 custom home is sure to impress. Vaulted living space is flooded with natural light from the south-facing windows. Entertain your guests in the exquisite chef's kitchen complete with oak cabinets, and built-in ovens. The enormous main floor master bedroom features its own private deck, walk-in closet, and spa-worthy five-piece ensuite. Down the s...
"36 Acre River Front Farm" This beautiful farm boasts over 36 acres of lush river silt soil producing 4 hay cuts per year. Property is fenced and cross fenced with an abundant water supply and all the irrigation equipment needed to take advantage of it. Outbuildings are incredible and include; 80'x80' bunker silo, 75'x100' clear span barn with hayloft, 24'x32' shop, 20'x40' shop and a chicken house and run. T...Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE NANAIMO REALTY LADYSMITH
Consulting a REALTOR®
REALTORS® are members of The Canadian Real Estate Association who subscribe to a Code of Ethics and Standards of Business Practice. Members of the Victoria Real Estate Board are members of both the British Columbia and Canadian Real Estate Associations.The following is a list of services you can expect to receive from a REALTOR® when you buy a home:
- A REALTOR® will fully explain the details of your working relationship (called "agency") so that you are clear as to when a REALTOR® is working for you or for the seller.
- A REALTOR® has access to hundreds of current listings of homes for sale because of a co- operative system called the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®).
- A REALTOR® can provide you with a customized list of homes that best meet your needs -- size, style, features, location, proximity to schools, shopping, etc. - and then make arrangements for you to view those homes that appeal to you the most.
- A REALTOR® will help you determine how big a home you can afford. REALTORs® are familiar with the local lending market and can offer helpful advice.
- A REALTOR® has no emotional ties to any type or style of home and can be objective in pointing out the merits of one home over another.
- A REALTOR® will have information on zoning changes, taxes, utility costs and school and recreation services that could affect your decision to buy a home in a specific area.
- A REALTOR® will assist you in negotiating the terms of your purchase, which can be a nerve- wracking process for someone who is not experienced in negotiating.
- A REALTOR® will advise you of the legal process required in obtaining title and taking possession of your property; the costs associated with buying a home such as insurance, mortgage registration and legal fees will be explained in detail.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015
Selling Your Home - Why it Pays to Use a REALTOR®
Before selling your home, you will need a clear understanding of the legal issues and potential pitfalls. One wrong action could result in a lot of cost and frustration, which is why it is essential to have a REALTOR® working with you, as he or she will make the sale of your home a successful and satisfying experience.Greater exposure
REALTORS® use the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) to give your home maximum exposure. MLS® is a computer-based system that relays valuable information about your home to hundreds of REALTORS® and potential homebuyers.Setting a price
Setting a price for your home is an important but difficult process. Again, this is where the services of a REALTOR® prove invaluable. REALTORS® have the experience to help you understand how the market works and decide upon a realistic price that meets your goals. REALTORS® also pre-screen potential buyers to make sure only those who are serious and financially qualified view your home.
REALTORS® will also develop a marketing plan to help your property receive maximum exposure. This will likely include placing your home on the MLS® system and placing a "For Sale" sign on the front lawn. The plan will likely also include arranging open houses for other REALTORS® and potential buyers, and developing advertisements and feature sheets/mailers to market your home.
Once you have accepted an offer to buy your home, your REALTOR® will help ensure that all the proper paperwork is completed. He or she will also make sure that both parties meet the necessary conditions outlined in the agreement.Why working with a REALTOR® makes sense
When you work with a REALTOR® you will likely get a better price for your home than if you try to sell it yourself. Apart from the financial benefits, however, there is an extra measure of comfort and security that comes from having a REALTOR® on your side. Remember that REALTORS® are governed by a code of ethics and standards of business practice. They have also been trained and licensed under the provincial Real Estate Services Act to assist in transactions involving real property. When it comes to buying or selling property, using a REALTOR® just makes sense.
Source: Victoria Real Estate Board 2015