About Nanaimo

Nanaimo neighbourhoods

The Vancouver Island Real Estate Board (VIREB) divides the City into 18 different Nanaimo neighbourhoods. With so many neighbourhoods to choose from how does one choose where to live?

Please click on any of the following Nanaimo neighbourhood links to be redirected…

Why it makes sense to buy real estate in Nanaimo

Now, is the right time to invest in real estate in Nanaimo. I'd like to share with you why I believe the time has never been better to buy real estate here in Nanaimo.

Nanaimo is poised for growth.  I believe this to be the case for the…

The Nanaimo Relocation Guide

Are you thinking about moving to Nanaimo? I was in your shoes in 2007. I had so many questions about Nanaimo real estate and neighborhoods, the Nanaimo job market and how the Nanaimo schools ranked.

It turns out that Nanaimo is everything we had hoped it would…

The Quick Guide to Local Churches, Temples and Places of Worship in Nanaimo

Finding your spiritual home when moving to a new place is yet another aspect of relocating and buying a house. In Nanaimo, you’ll find local churches, mosques, temples, and meeting places for all types of faith groups…

Everything You need to Know about Moving to Nanaimo

Oh, the details…packing up and moving an entire household to a new place has to be one of the most stressful things ever. Don’t panic! Everything you need to know about moving to Nanaimo is right here:

  • Relocating Pets: A Guide to Nanaimo Vets, Dog Parks and Pet Stores

    Are you moving to Nanaimo with a pet in tow?

    Our pets are family members too and making sure they are happy in their new home helps with the transition. You need to know where to find the local vet, the animal hospital for…

    10 Things to Do in Nanaimo--Your All Season Playground

    No matter what the season, we`ve always found things to do in Nanaimo. In the spring, summer and fall, we stay outdoors as much as possible, taking advantage of hidden walking trails and secluded beaches, boating the Gulf Islands, and…

    Fast Facts about Doing Business in Nanaimo


    Like all cities in BC, Nanaimo has gone through its share of economic changes. What started out as a coal town in the mid-1800s has grown into a mostly service-based economy with a skilled local workforce.


    If you’re an…

    Health Care in Nanaimo: Nanaimo Hospitals, Walk In Clinics, and other Medical Services


    Moving to Nanaimo, or anywhere for that matter, is more than just finding a house. I can help you consider the best Nanaimo neighbourhoods, schools, and water views, but what about the less-glamourous…

    What’s the Weather REALLY like in Nanaimo?

    So you’re moving to Nanaimo.

    Everyone who lives there tells you how fantastic the climate is. Even Environment Canada says Nanaimo has one of the comfiest climates in Canada.

    You say: “Yeah, yeah…but what’s the weather REALLY like in…

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