There is lots of wonderful living left in this two bedroom rancher in central Nanaimo. This charming 1950’s home offers an efficient layout, original wood floors and a large level rear yard. The spacious living room features a woodstove to take the chill off cool winter evenings. In the dining area, windows on two sides face the rear yard and add plenty of natural light. Step out to the two level partially covered south facing patio which is perfect for relaxing in the sun’s warmth or enjoying summer barbecues with family and friends. A sizeable kitchen has enough space for a small table and is equipped with three appliances. An outside door adds convenient access to the rear yard. Adjoining is the laundry room which has built-in storage cabinets and laundry pair. There is good separation between the two bedrooms and both have wood flooring. The back yard is full of established greenery and at the end of a long driveway is a detached single garage. Added features include upgraded electrical and five appliances. This is a convenient location close to Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, medical clinics, bus routes, shopping and is a short drive to numerous amenities including Departure Bay ferries and beaches. All data and measurements are approximate and should be verified if important.
Central Nanaimo is also known as the Hospital District, as the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital is located right on Dufferin Crescent. This area is known for its close location to many medical facilities and other local amenities. This includes its close location to the Beban Park Complex and the Brooks Landing Mall. Most houses in this neighbourhood are the standard box form, results of the initial popularity of the area in the 1970’s and 1980’s. Character homes can be found in this area as well, most notably around Townsite Road. Central Nanaimo is a favourite neighbourhood for families due to its close proximity to many city amenities, including the Downtown area and the Country Club Mall.
First licensed in 1988, Joan has enjoyed a successful career and award winning sales production. She holds an Associate Broker’s license which is the highest level of real estate certification Joan offers her experience and expertise to make selling and buying a successful and pleasant experience for her clients. Participation in continuous training and networking with other professionals is important to Joan. It has been Joan’s pleasure to volunteer as a Big Sister for six years and to have served on the boards of Vancouver Island University Foundation, Nanaimo’s Theatre One, and to have been the Founder of the Festival of Trees community fund raiser and celebration. Joan has been instructing new Realtors for the BC Real Estate Association since 2008 and currently facilitates a continuing education course for her peers. Joan joined RE/MAX of Nanaimo in 2012. RE/MAX is Nanaimo’s leading real estate company with dominant market share. Contact…