Nanaimo Real Estate Market Report – June 2018

Nanaimo Real Estate April 2019 Update

I said last month that the Nanaimo real estate market was acting schizophrenic. What I meant then was that the market was acting like a bunch of different sub-markets, each performing independently and differently from one another. On the street it felt, err, well, schizophrenic. Now if feels like it is settling into a new normal. […]

Dec-2017 Home Sales Biggest on Record

VIREB, The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board, reports that on a seasonally adjusted basis, the board had its busiest December on record, with 667 housing units changing hands last month. Sales of single-family homes increased by 35 per cent from December 2016. Annually, 5,612 single-family homes sold on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in 2017 compared […]

Lantzville About to Boom

Lantzville City Hall

This article was published on January 20th and may not reflect current changes to the OCP. After years of resisting the temptation to allow small lot subdivisions in Lantzville, the small community located along the northern border of Nanaimo, is about to go through a sea change. A series of small lot subdivisions have been either […]

2018 Nanaimo Market Forecast

I find as a REALTOR I’m often juggling multiple balls all at once. So when I pulled up my chair and started to write my 2018 Market Forecast, I slowed right down, in part to think, but mostly because I’m a really slow typist. This is not an easy article for a doomsayer like me to […]