Welcome to the University District.  Arguably the best area of the city for investment, the University area boasts a great mix of homes with suites for students, family homes, pockets of new homes,  most of them built in the last 5 years have suites in them.  This area has really developed over the last 5 years with new shopping areas, Restaurants and many new condo and apartment developments.  Elementary schools is this area are Fairview,  Georgia Ave, Park Ave, and the High School is Nanaimo District Secondary.  Some of the schools border on other areas but almost all areas of the University District are within walking District.  There is also the city’s very popular Aquatic Center, featuring a indoor water park and river for the kids, gym and café.  Across from this Center is the NIC, One of two of Nanaimo’s indoor Ice Rinks.  This area is very affordable and is popular for families, first time home buyers and those wanting to be close to the University both as a student, teacher or support staff.

UNIVERSITY DISTRICT LISTINGS

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  • 426/436 Wharton St in Nanaimo: Na University District Mixed Use for sale : MLS®# 948042

    426/436 Wharton St Na University District Nanaimo V9R 1W4
    Main Photo: 426/436 Wharton St in Nanaimo: Na University District Mixed Use for sale : MLS®# 948042
    $899,999
    Commercial Sale
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    948042
    Incredible Investment Opportunity! Two legal lots for sale in the coveted University District. Endless possibilities await with multi-family development potential. The Official City Plan for this area is R7 or R8 zoning, making this a developer's dream. These lots are perfect for townhouses or apartment-style condominiums. One of the lots includes a charming 1961-built home featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a main level entry with a walk-out basement. Perfect for rental income while re-zoning. Located just five minutes from downtown, and a short stroll to recreation, shopping, transit and all levels of schools including VIU. Buyer to verify zoning and development potential. Measurements approximate, please verify if important. More details
    Listed by Jacky Prevost and Jason Simard of eXp Realty
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 426/436 Wharton St in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 948040

    426/436 Wharton St Na University District Nanaimo V9R 1W4
    Main Photo: 426/436 Wharton St in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 948040
    $899,999
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    948040
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,366 sq. ft.
    Incredible Investment Opportunity! Two legal lots for sale in the coveted University District. Endless possibilities await with multi-family development potential. The Official City Plan for this area is R7 or R8 zoning, making this a developer's dream. These lots are perfect for townhouses or apartment-style condominiums. One of the lots includes a charming 1961-built home featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a main level entry with a walk-out basement. Perfect for rental income while re-zoning. Located just five minutes from downtown, and a short stroll to recreation, shopping, transit and all levels of schools including VIU. Buyer to verify zoning and development potential. Measurements approximate, please verify if important. More details
    Listed by Jacky Prevost and Jason Simard of eXp Realty
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 3 264 Craig St in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 948578

    3 264 Craig St Na University District Nanaimo V9R 3V5
    Main Photo: 3 264 Craig St in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 948578
    $388,800
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    948578
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    890 sq. ft.
    This property is located in a quiet dead end street, supper nice and helpful neighbourhood, walking distance to the shopping mall, all levels of schools including VIU. It is a quality built and well maintained two bedroom two bathroom townhouse on two levels. This main level offers an open living /dining room with bay windows, 2 pc bath, bright kitchen and a large den/pantry area, Upstairs hosts 4 pc bath and two large bedrooms (the master being 14x14!). This townhouse is part of Gail Place Strata, Small pet allowed (dog or cat). No age restrictions. Buyer to verify all the measurement if important. More details
    Listed by John Zhao of Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Nan)
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 263 Emery Way in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 948765

    263 Emery Way Na University District Nanaimo V9R 5Z4
    Main Photo: 263 Emery Way in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 948765
    $638,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    948765
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,563 sq. ft.
    ----Fabulous 4 Bed Rancher with Laneway Access----This well-built property on a large lot represents excellent value with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a fantastic layout. Single-level living and move-in ready OR bring your ideas and begin renovating your Dream Home to suit both Families and Retirees alike. The South-Facing and Sunny backyard is a wonderful gathering space. Restore the existing shed, tear it down to make room for your boat/RV or build your Dream garage/workshop. The unique zoning allows for construction of a secondary suite within an accessory building, pending City approval, accessible by the laneway out back. Located in Central Nanaimo, you're close to the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, Bowen Park, Downtown Nanaimo and the Waterfront, Country Grocer, shops and restaurants, a multitude of walking trails, easy transit, Fairview Elementary, Ecole Quarterway, NDSS and VIU. Westwood Lake is a short drive or bike ride away. Don't miss out on this one. Live Your Dream Today! More details
    Listed by Simon Phillips and Karen Kenyon of Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (PK)
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 475 8th St in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 949193

    475 8th St Na University District Nanaimo V9R 1B3
    Main Photo: 475 8th St in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 949193
    $1,575,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    949193
    Bedrooms:
    6
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    4,468 sq. ft.
    Touchbase for viewing. Workshop will be shown on second showing. Professionally measured, but buyer or buyers agent to verify if important. Strata road shared with neighbour. More details
    Listed by Rinesh Anand and Noi Soudarack of Royal Lepage Wolstencroft
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 198 Bird Sanctuary Dr in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 949550

    198 Bird Sanctuary Dr Na University District Nanaimo V9R 6G8
    Main Photo: 198 Bird Sanctuary Dr in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 949550
    $689,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    949550
    Bedrooms:
    3
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    1,276 sq. ft.
    Rancher Buttertubs Marsh Location easy access to trails and all levels of schooling, transit, VIU, Nanaimo Ice and Aquatic center. This home has had many recent updates including new windows 2021, Roof replaced 2018, Electrical upgrade to 200 Amp service, RV Parking also has 30 Amp service. Double Garage with added bonus of single car garage, 3 foot crawl space has been covered with 6 Mil Poly also lighting in crawl space. Open concept, Kitchen living room and dining room, Fully fenced with amazing views of Mount Benson truly a great location with easy access to Parkway. More details
    Listed by Darren McGee of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty (NanIsHwyN)
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 502 Elizabeth St in Nanaimo: Na University District Full Duplex for sale : MLS®# 950703

    502 Elizabeth St Na University District Nanaimo V9R 3C9
    Main Photo: 502 Elizabeth St in Nanaimo: Na University District Full Duplex for sale : MLS®# 950703
    $789,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    950703
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    4
    Floor Area:
    1,556 sq. ft.
    This legal duplex is located in the University district and is very near schools and transportation. The duplex is fully occupied and has had significant updates done. At 778 sqft each side this 2 bedroom 2 bathroom (each side) and a large laundry room, would make an excellent investment for anyone looking for either a home or an addition to their portfolio. Updates include: newer roof, windows, flooring throughout, perimeter drainage, paint and more. Each side is occupied by excellent tenants. Walking Distance to Malaspina Pre-school (1 minute), Fairview Elementary (2 minutes), Nanaimo District Secondary (10 minutes), Nanaimo Ice Center (14 minutes), Vancouver Island University (20 minutes). All measurements are approximate and must be verified if important. More details
    Listed by Mike Rasmussen of 2 Percent Realty Group
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 175 Acacia Ave in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 951258

    175 Acacia Ave Na University District Nanaimo V9R 3L6
    Main Photo: 175 Acacia Ave in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 951258
    $649,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    951258
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    2,184 sq. ft.
    Welcome to 175 Acacia Ave, this 4-bed, 2-bath home is strategically positioned near prime amenities – the downtown city core, Vancouver Island University, bus routes, shopping, and Bowen Park. The main level offers a bright living and dining room connected to a well-sized kitchen with charming white cabinetry, leading to a tranquil rear yard. Upstairs, find 3 bedrooms, including the primary, and a stylish main bathroom. Downstairs unveils an extra bedroom, versatile hobby/utility room, 2-piece bathroom, and family room – perfect for guests or growing families. The large backyard features a covered patio and a multi-use shed, enhancing practicality. Enjoy the short distance to the seawall and Maffeo Sutton Park, embracing outdoor activities. This property seamlessly combines comfort, convenience, and outdoor allure. Seize the chance to call 175 Acacia Ave home! More details
    Listed by Brandon Mounsey and Mark Koch of RE/MAX of Nanaimo
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 44 1406 Jingle Pot Rd in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 950495

    44 1406 Jingle Pot Rd Na University District Nanaimo V9R 6H3
    Main Photo: 44 1406 Jingle Pot Rd in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 950495
    $360,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    950495
    Bedrooms:
    1
    Bathrooms:
    1
    Floor Area:
    647 sq. ft.
    Welcome to #44 1406 Jingle Pot Rd, a stylish 1-bedroom top-floor townhouse at Hawthorne Corner, ideal for investors or first-time homebuyers. Within walking distance to Vancouver Island University and the Rec Centre, this unit is currently occupied by month-to-month tenants paying $1800 plus utilities - they will be moving out Feb 5 2024. This investment includes a dedicated parking stall and it's own private entrance. Recent upgrades (new hot water tank in 2019, microwave/range hood in 2023, and carpets in 2019) enhance the property. Utility costs average $53/month for Hydro, and internet, approximately $48.05/month, can be transferred to the new owner. Enjoy the Hawthorne Corner lifestyle with a restaurant in the complex, other services nearby, dedicated parking, and proximity to transit. Don't miss this opportunity to own a stylish, convenient, and financially stable townhouse. Schedule your viewing today! More details
    Listed by Siya Herman of Oakwyn Realty Ltd.
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 801 Oakhills Vista in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 951269

    801 Oakhills Vista Na University District Nanaimo V9R 0A3
    Main Photo: 801 Oakhills Vista in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 951269
    $659,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    951269
    Bedrooms:
    4
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    1,771 sq. ft.
    Discover the perfect blend of comfort and convenience in this 4-bed, 3-bath haven nestled in a serene family-friendly neighbourhood. This home checks all the boxes. A private fenced patio and yard invites outdoor living only steps from some of Nanaimo’s best walking trails. A covered porch off the open-concept kitchen and spacious living area invites relaxation and easy entertaining, while the primary bedroom boasts a walk-in closet and ensuite for a touch of luxury. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout this bright and airy home and you will enjoy low heating bills with gas heat and hot water tank. Embrace the charm of this quiet community with the perfect balance of amenities and tranquility. Measurements approximate, please verify if important. More details
    Listed by Myles McCullough and Jason Simard of eXp Realty
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 253 Garner Cres in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 951763

    253 Garner Cres Na University District Nanaimo V9R 2A5
    Main Photo: 253 Garner Cres in Nanaimo: Na University District House for sale : MLS®# 951763
    $899,900
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    951763
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    3
    Floor Area:
    2,894 sq. ft.
    Custom built for the original owners, this 2+ Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Rancher has 2,894 sq.ft. of living area including an Indoor Pool. Situated on a private 0.46 Acre lot, this main level entry has an open floor plan that is designed for entertaining. The spacious entry opens to the huge Living Room/Great Room area complete with wet bar. The adjacent Kitchen has loads of cupboard & counter space with an adjoining Dining Room area. A large Family Room completes this space. The Primary Bedroom includes a 4 pc Ensuite and Walk-In Closet, while a 2nd spacious Bedroom is also provided. Located in close proximity to VIU & Downtown, and just walking distance to Bowen Park. This is a great opportunity for someone to add their own upgrades, or to enjoy the residence as is. Measurements are approximate. More details
    Listed by Jamie Odgers of RE/MAX of Nanaimo
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
  • 3 438 Gail Pl in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 951893

    3 438 Gail Pl Na University District Nanaimo V9R 5W4
    Main Photo: 3 438 Gail Pl in Nanaimo: Na University District Row/Townhouse for sale : MLS®# 951893
    $385,000
    Residential
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    951893
    Bedrooms:
    2
    Bathrooms:
    2
    Floor Area:
    969 sq. ft.
    Great opportunity to own this 2 storey Townhome in a quiet complex in the University District of Nanaimo. This 2-bedroom, 1.5 bath Townhome offers a floor plan laid out over 2 levels with approx. 969 sq ft of living space. Main floor offers a living room w/adjoining dining room, galley style kitchen with eating nook and 2-piece bathroom. With separation from the main floor, upstairs offers 2 bedrooms and full 4 piece bathroom with laundry. This is a tidy, move in ready home located in a great complex close to all amenities including schools, the University, shopping, minutes to Downtown and parks! The complex allows for one dog or one indoor cat with approval. All data and measurements are approximate and must be verified if important. More details
    Listed by Brent Russell of RE/MAX of Nanaimo
    DEANA BAUMEL PREC
    MICHAEL PETERSON PREC
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