Smart Investment - Amazing Lifestyle
Retirement/starter/investor alert here. This spacious two bedroom rancher is located within walking distance to everything in the Village Centre - park, pool, shops, trails, library & more. Recently painted, newer roof & fenced yard for privacy. The inline dining/living room areas open onto a fenced patio/yard area. Soak in the hot tub or putter in the shed. In winter, warm up with the gas stove fireplace. Ma...
Rural living for the extended family, cash flow and or business venture. This fully fenced and beautifully landscaped treed 3 acre property features two - three bedroom homes, a workshop, chicken coops, basketball court, storage building and lovely pond. All located minutes from the amazing Englishman River Falls near Parksville and Qualicum Beach. Relax on the expansive decks, soak in the hot tub, and enjoy ...
This amazing home is designed with opportunity in mind; 3 stories with lots of room for extended family, unique B&B or private artisan business. The custom designed Heat-Kit masonry stove system, with slate hearth, heats the entire house. The second level offers a generous selection of 6+ bedrooms. The master suite overlooks the mountains & features an ensuite & two walk-in closets The den & spacious family r...
Enjoy extensive views over the Georgia Strait to the coastal mountains while eagles soar nearby. This spacious 2851 sq.ft - 3 bedroom crawl space rancher, custom built by Camelot Homes, offers comfortable living for everyone. The open plan kitchen featuring extensive cabinetry & convenient built ins, overlooks the family room & patio area, & yes, enjoys all of the views! The ocean view master suite reflects q...
Huge yard with easy access!! A perfect 1730 square foot home for the growing family. 3 bedrooms up, 2 bathrooms, formal living/dining, kitchen with nook opening to backyard patio. Private family room, 19' x 19' garage plus back yard ready for the detached shop, garden suite or super yard. Home is ready for your upgrade opportunity. Great neighbourhood, walk to parks, school and beach.
A very special residence in Qualicum Beach. Located on a private cul-de -sac, this home offers quality living inside and out. Extensively upgraded in recent years; exterior features include brick work and hardiplank, easy maintenance landscaping plus private salt water 20'X40' pool featuring a power roll cover, solar power/heat pump plus pool house change room with 3-pce bath. The interior unfolds with a love...
A gallery in parkland. Parksville and miles of sandy beaches are minutes away. The private drive winds past lawn and garden areas. This lovely home unfolds on two levels. The main focus becomes the open two level gallery. A perfect setting for the grand piano with a soaring feature fireplace whose chimney twists and turns up over 25 feet to the roof line. Enjoy inward views of the gallery areas from the dinin...
Looking for that special private lakefront retreat? This 20 acre waterfront parcel located on beautiful Spider Lake offers a very special experience. Follow the winding private drive past forested areas, and family campsites to arrive at the cabin. Walk the trails to the unique private waterfront point that opens to the entire lake and your own bay. Kayak, and swim while you create your personal dream. Excell...
This spacious 3-level 2-bedroom custom built end unit offers 1647 sq.ft. of comfortable living and the latest in building technology. Entry level features a flex room perfect for crafts/office/den, large single garage, RI 2-pc bath and opens to your private back yard patio area. Bright main level features include a stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) overlooking both the living/dining areas and large balcony p...
This spacious 3-level townhome offers 1490 sq.ft. of comfortable living. Entry level features flex room perfect for crafts, office or den, large single garage, RI 2-pc bath. Bright main level features include stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) with island that overlooks both living & dining areas & spacious balcony patio. The 2-pc bath, electric fireplace, high ceilings and lots of windows all add to the feel...
With over 1780 sq.ft. of living space, this one of a kind corner townhome is perfect for someone needing extra room on the entry level perfect for hobby/craft or home business. Bright main level includes a stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) with island that overlooks living/dining areas and spacious balcony patio. The 2-pc. bath, electric fireplace and lots of windows add to the feeling. Your upper level feat...
Check out the 1625 sq.ft. floor plan of this spacious 3-level 2 bedroom custom built end unit with the latest in building technology. Entry level features a flex room perfect for crafts/office/den which opens to your private main floor back yard patio area. Large single garage, with RI 2 pc bath. Bright main level features include stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) overlooking both living/dining areas and spa...
Comfortable living space and the latest in building technology is offered in this 1647 sq.ft. 3-level 2-bedroom custom built unit. Entry level features a flexible room perfect for crafts/office/den, large single garage, RI 2-pc bath plus storage/elevator room and opens to your private patio back yard area. Bright main level features include stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) overlooking both the living/dining...
Comfortable living space & the latest in building technology is offered in this spacious 1625 sq.ft. 3-level 2-bedroom custom built unit. Entry level features a flex room perfect for crafts/office/den, RI 2-pc bath plus, a large single garage and opens to your private main floor backyard patio area. Bright main level features include stylish open plan kitchen (4 appl) overlooking both the living/dining areas ...
Experience West Coast living at its finest. This gracious 1.04 acre waterfront estate located in a very private setting invites you to enjoy the best in waterfront living on Vancouver Island. With over 3,000 square feet on two levels, this residence takes advantage of the natural beauty of the grounds and offers dramatic vistas of the Strait and shoreline from all major living areas. The private residence fea...
Privacy, ocean view, lovely home, beautiful gardens await your visit. Located minutes from Qualicum Beach, this enclave of view & waterfront residences, creates an amazing neighbourhood. This spacious main level entry home offers both formal & open plan living. Hardwood flooring, granite counters, stainless appliances. Complete living on main floor while lower level is perfect for guests, hobby & recreational...
You are a hop skip and a jump to the Beach - from this 3 bedroom 2 bath well maintained rancher. Or relax and enjoy the very private and beautifully landscaped backyard from the large cover patio. The owner has carefully planned the colorful garden to enjoy a variety of flowers throughout the blooming seasons and keeping it easy to maintain. The owners also put in a larger window in the dining room to take ad...Listed by Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (PBO)
Walk to the village center from this lovely 3 bedroom crawlspace rancher. Yes, the pool, park, shopping and beach trails are all just minutes away. You can also relax on the spacious southern exposed deck that overlooks a beautifully landscaped private yard. Or possibly soak away the day spent at the nearby golf course in your comfortable hot tub. This home has been lovingly maintained. Attention to detail is...
Mini storage warehouse land and business located in Town of Qualicum Beach. 126 rental units plus RV and vehicle storage area. Excellent visibility, in town location and secured access. Property offers expansion opportunities plus other business options. Rental/management suite onsite. Rarely available.
Comforable and spacious, south facing home backing onto the 2nd fairway of the Eaglecrest Golf Course. It feels like you are on an acreage but without the maintenance. This lovely home features 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, bright open living room with large windows & gas fireplace, separate family room/formal dining room and a large laundry room with a prep kitchen. Its many updates include a luxurious maste...Listed by RE/MAX Anchor Realty (QU)
This comfy 1.8 acre hobby farm is ready for great living. Located minutes from Parksville and Qualicum Beach with easy access to highways, shopping and beaches. The three bedroom rancher has been nicely upgraded including appliances, interior finish detail, painting, flooring, kitchen and bathroom. Relax on the deck and enjoy the space. For hobby farmers, the professionally fenced property includes cross fenc...
Rural acreage located in beautiful Hilliers. Over 17 acres with pond and stream features in place. Good access now completed to back of property. Riparian Area Access Report completed for property. The homework is done! Perfect rural retreat location for those that appreciate nature. Appointment needed for walking property
Come relax and enjoy living at "The Cedars" of Qualicum Beach. This 55+ complex has a total of 18 units and is quiet, private and secure. The Cedars is an attractive and well managed complex located on a quiet side street with no thru road. This unit is 1249 sq ft with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The large master bedroom has a sitting area, a walk in closet and a 3 pce ensuite. This lovely unit backs onto a g...Listed by RE/MAX Anchor Realty (QU)
Brand new quality home in heart of Parksville* GST Applicable. Functionality meets quality in this exquisite Paul Dabbs built home. Thoughtful details throughout every room will make living here a joy. The 14 foot timber frame entry way leads into the open concept living space laid with engineered hard wood flooring, & hand placed tile landing pads at every entrance. The kitchen boasts high end stainless stee...Listed by Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (QU)
Have you ever wanted your own quiet piece of land surrounded by nature? This 23.7 acre parcel is the first time on market located in Cathedral Grove as one of the only parcels of land available with residential zoning allowing 2 homes which could each have their own suite. (According to the RDN, and should be verified if important.) This is a private and tranquil location with crown land around you, Cathedral...Listed by RE/MAX First Realty (PK)
Independent living at its best in this one bedroom plus Den unit at The Gardens in Qualicum Beach! One owner, beautifully kept with a balcony and views to the North, this 829 sq ft condo has in suite laundry, full kitchen and an electric fireplace. The Gardens offers an entry phone system, in suite emergency response monitoring, in suite fire sprinklers, an underground parking space and storage unit. Elegant ...Listed by Royal LePage Parksville-Qualicum Beach Realty (PBO)
Peaceful end-unit condo with green space near Country Club. Located in a private, well-managed community with a small strata, this unit is rentable & features a single car garage for ultimate convenience. Bright & tidy with contemporary updates throughout such as a new kitchen, new carpet, new hot water heater, new paint & newer appliances, this home features a master suite with dual closets and an elegant en...Listed by eXp Realty
The decision to buy a home is both an emotional and an intellectual decision. While it definitely can be a lifestyle decision the reality is that it is also a major investment decision. It is important to look at the bigger picture and we are there to advise you along the way.
Our approach in assisting prospective buyer clients is to ensure that they are presented with a balanced view with which they can reflect on their lifestyle preferences ‘The Needs and Wants List’, neighbourhood priorities and importantly the financial side – the value for the money brought about by the choice of location, builder and other financial related factors.
All have a bearing on the true value associated with a home purchase. Bottom line: Our consultative services are based on the premise of finding the right home for you. Our relationship based reputation is a testimony to our more strategic long term investment consultative approach.
Some tips on buying a home
- Take the time to write down what you think that you want and need. Then revise accordingly.
- Look first for neighbourhoods rather than houses. The right deal in the wrong location just complicates life in general.
- If moving from a distant or different lifestyle /area as in bigger city take the time to get a feeling for the various communities under consideration
- Learn that distances are looked at differently in smaller communities and rural areas.
- Walk a few blocks in neighbourhoods of interest.
- There is a lot of information out on the Internet and elsewhere. Lindsay and Associates are pleased to provide the long term advice and support services that are important to you finding the home that is best for you.
- Know where you stand financially. Involve the right group of financial advisers to obtain the best value in mortgage opportunities. We can assist.
“Your home is worth what someone is willing to pay for it” Our goal is to apply our knowledge and expertise to sell your home for the highest price possible in the shortest amount of time and with the least amount of stress and inconvenience. The moment you ok our listing agreement, we take action to make sure that your home is exposed to the market, locally and globally. From creatively designing, writing and scheduling advertisements, to executing promotional strategies, your property’s exposure is 7/24 with the sole purpose of generating maximum buyer interest. We leverage advertising utilizing media and promotional strategies specifically designed for your property.
A quick summary
- Provide factual information and guidance to assist you in understanding the local real estate market and its impact on values.
- This includes the latest information on financing, housing inventories, economic indicators, zoning bylaws and proposed changes within the community.
- Provide the opportunity for an informed decision to be made with regards to market accurate competitive pricing
- Let you know in advance where you stand when the dust settles with regards to legal costs, mortgage fees, taxes, commission fees and more
- Set the stage for bringing your house to market
- Create and implement a specific and effective marketing plan to maximize results and value
- Negotiate on your behalf the best results possible with regards to timing and price.
- Remove the stress wherever and whenever possible as selling in today’s marketplace can be complicated.
- Guidance through the pre-closing and closing process. Yes, we are there with you from start to finish.
Ian Lindsay…Profile of Success
Over the past 37 years Ian Lindsay has gained a reputation within Oceanside as both a community and business leader. From major community fundraising and charitable initiatives to his successful marketing of award winning projects, residential, rural and recreational real estate as well as commercial and investment; he is involved throughout the district.
Ian has been recognised by the industry for outstanding achievement and by his community service organisations for his contribution to the community.
- Past president of two local Rotary Clubs
- An accomplished community fundraiser
- Provides strategic consulting analysis for charitable organizations.
- 2002 Citizen of the Year for Qualicum Beach
- 2007 REALTOR® of the Year CARE® Award (VIREB)
- 2016 Citizen of the Year for Qualicum Beach
- Past Chair Commercial Division of Vancouver Island Real Estate Board
- Fellow of the Real Estate Institute of Canada F.R.I. (R.E.I.C.)
- Certified Real Estate Specialist C.R.E.S. (R.E.I.C)
- Accredited Member Real Estate Institute of British Columbia R.E.I. (BC)
- Accredited Commercial Professional ( ACP)