#1 - 5140 Metral Drive
Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2K8
One of the newest neighborhoods in the city of Nanaimo, North Nanaimo real estate has fairly recently grown from a rural area along the Island highway into a highly sought-after residential area. Modern construction, beautiful ocean views, and proximity to some of the city’s big-box retail outlets (Wal-Mart, Costco, Home Depot etc.) are just a few of the selling points of the North Nanaimo homes for sale in this young, up-and-coming community.
The development of North Nanaimo is relatively recent, so homes in the area are unlikely to be more than 30 years old. If you’re looking for modern design and new construction though, North Nanaimo real estate is the place to be.
As with any area built up as relatively recently as North Nanaimo has been, the homes for sale in the area are generally newer construction with very little need for maintenance or updates. Lot sizes are smaller than other areas of Nanaimo as a rule, and properties tend to take up a larger portion of the available land. Designs favor bright spacious layouts with open concept living spaces, large bedrooms with ensuites, and modern kitchens with all the conveniences.
North Nanaimo homes for sale are available in a variety of property types from condos and townhomes through single family detached and large estate homes. Most areas have easy access to the beach and amazing panoramic views of Georgia Strait, allowing North Nanaimo real estate owners to see all the way over to the Sunshine Coast on a clear day.
As one of the newest neighborhoods that Nanaimo has to offer, North Nanaimo homes for sale offer an entry into a vibrant area designed and built around the needs and wants of today’s discerning home buyer. For avid shoppers, Nanaimo’s major retail outlets are just a stone’s throw away with Woodgrove Mall being a major draw. Movie lovers will appreciate being a 5 minute drive from either one of Greater Nanaimo’s two movie theaters.
For outdoor recreation, North Nanaimo can’t be beat. The long coastline offers sandy beaches and oceanside parks that are perfect for exploring or walking the dog. Inland, lakes like Brannen Lake and Green lake offer excelent hiking and boating . In fact, with the island highway at your doorstep, the entire North Island is yours to explore.