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Your Nanaimo real estate resource

I hope you consider this website to be your "all-inclusive" Nanaimo real estate resource.  Using the links above, you can search and find your dream house, receive hot new listings by email, and even find the value of your home.

If you’re looking to sell, visit our Nanaimo Home Sellers section where you can find a sellers checklist, articles on pricing your house to sell, how to prepare your home so it has curb appeal, and other informative articles to assist you in selling your home. You can even inquire about getting a no cost, no obligation market evaluation on your home.

If you’re ready to find your dream home, visit our Buyers section where you can read about home buying tips, view featured Nanaimo homes for sale or use our mortgage calculator.

If you are considering relocating to the Nanaimo area visit our Community section to learn more about this wonderful Oceanside community.

Feel free to browse the site, email me a question or give me a call. I would be delighted to assist you with your real estate needs.

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"what people are saying"

We are so grateful to have worked with Lynn while looking for and purchasing our first home. Lynn was extremely knowledgeable and always available to help. Her recommendations were excellent and we appreciated her support throughout the entire process. We would highly recommend Lynn to anyone buying a home in the Nanaimo and Ladysmith area. Thanks again Lynn!

- Didi & Daniel
Testimonial for Lynn Donn Real Estate Nanaimo

I will not hesitate to recommend Lynn to friends, family and acquaintances. Lynn’s patience and understanding in dealing with my unique situation was remarkable. Lynn is one of those rare genuine people who truly enjoy what they do, and it shows.

- Tim P.

Lynn was diligent and worked hard to find us our dream home. We found her to be knowledgeable, timely and supportive in all aspects of the process of our house purchase. We heartily recommend Lynn to anyone who wishes to buy or sell a home.

- G. and C. Johnsen

As first time home buyers Lynn was fantastic with teaching us everything we needed to know before making the big decision. Her professional manor and bright personality guided us through the process relieving much of the stress. Thank you Lynn for all your help and support!

- Nanaimo Couple

Once again Lynn, we can’t thank you enough for all you’ve done. We are so extremely grateful that our first experience with a realtor was such a good one, we lucked out finding you.

- James and Gail T.

We are delighted with our new house. Lynn, you were an integral part of the equation so thanks for making it happen for us. We'll gladly refer you to anyone we know in the area who might need your services.

- Trevor and Kieran

We were very comfortable working with Lynn. She helped us sell our house and buy a new one. We will tell everyone we know, who may be buying or selling a home, about her.

- Des and Nicol W.

Lynn's Latest Blog Posts

Yes! Extras like staging, videos and professional photos do sell homes faster

Do people really look for homes online? Yes! In this day and age, the internet offers a plethora of information and is becoming a more crucial tool for selling properties. What is the first thing that people see when looking to buy online? The pictures.

If you are wondering - Are professional photos of my property really that important? Should I use a professional photographer for my real estate listing? Here are the five reasons to use a professional photographer for your real estate listing:

Nanaimo real estate market as of September 30, 2020

The sales stats at the end of September 2020 indicate the market has returned to a balanced market. However, in some single family home price ranges we are seeing a lot of activity and multiple offers.

The biggest changes year-to-date seem to be that at the end of September 2020 prices were up over September 2019 by 13% and unit sales are up by 21% as compared to September 2019. There were 4% fewer homes listed in Sept. 2020 compared to Sept. 2019

Suggestions to home sellers on how to make the perfect first impressions

We make up our minds about someone new within minutes, if not seconds of meeting them. Your home is no different. The first impression that your home makes to a prospective buyer is the strongest. The first impression will linger in the memory of the buyers long after they have left your property after viewing. When they consider the property’s pros and cons, hours, days or weeks after viewing, the first impression will still be a deciding factor.