P.o. Box 1890
Smart Investment - Amazing Lifestyle
Lovely 2-bedroom rancher located minutes from shopping and beaches. Roof, gas upgrades and hot water tank 5 years young. The kitchen features gas stove, lots of cabinetry and opens to the comfy family room and covered patio area. The private, fenced yard and raised garden bed areas will be a joy for those looking for easy care gardening. Double garage, lots of parking, and close to everything.
Dramatic, easy access waterfront located in beautiful Beachcomber nestled between Parksville and Fairwinds. Enjoy magnificent vistas from the kitchen, dining and living rooms. The private patio and extensive decking add flexibility to your outdoor living. Your .4 acre lot offers lots of space for expansion. Two bedroom, two bath, plus double carport. Quiet street and great neighbourhood. Check out the two mar...
Walk on waterfront escape! Enjoy dramatic views of the coastal mountains. Fly fish in front of your home. This waterfront lot has a small cabin and is ready for your new home ideas -- cottage, residence? Bring your ideas and build for your future. Great price and location!
This spacious 2061 sq ft rancher is amazing. From the inviting entry through to the expansive feeling that takes you through the designer kitchen and open plan dining and living areas. Entertain or simply relax and enjoy the vistas from this private cul-de-sac location. Three bedrooms offer privacy and flexibility. The spacious master suite is very inviting. This residence is designed with the art collector i...
Beautiful walk-on waterfront. Sweeping coastal views. Miles of beaches to walk. Fly fishing right in front of your house! Bring your ideas to this two storey waterfront residence, ready for your renovations or enjoy retro living. Rarely available, easy access, walk-on beach, minutes to shopping, lakes, golf and more. Make your escape today!
Experience West Coast at its finest. This gracious private waterfront estate 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 other dramatic vistas along the coastline. The private residence features two master suites, guest suite accommodation and spacious areas for entert...
Looking for a rural acreage close to town, then check out this 3.35 acre 3 bedroom, 2 bath, double garage rancher with added bonus of a super shop. This detached shop building offers over 3300 square feet of enclosed work/play/storage area. From the high bay to double door shop, office, flex space and storage the additional outdoor covered work area adds more flexibility. Great for the collector or super hobb...
Gracious 3 level private residence located walking distance to shopping, parks, golf course, pool, library, tennis and more. Featuring over 5,000 Sq. Ft. of comfortable, custom designed living space. Main level offers spacious master suite, formal living and dining room areas. Family room opens to private deck. The kitchen and nook is perfect for the chef and entertaining. Guest bedroom and den offers nice vi...
Strategic holding/development property located in area of excellent future commercial. Walking distance to Health Care centers and schools. New Quality Foods shopping centre proposed nearby. Medium to high density opportunity in this area. Patio homes and town homes or look at other options. Long term tenant in place. Approximately 1 acre for development.
21.4 Acres zoned for multi-family development in the French Creek area, between Parksville and Qualicum Beach. This land is adjacent to Morningstar Golf Course, close to French Creek Marina and the redeveloped Wembley Mall. Picturesque French Creek borders the northern edge of the land. Servicing runs along Lee Road and Morningstar Drive. Private water system will charge for hook up on a per unit basis. No re...
Unique Waterfront holding or development property located in town of Qualicum Beach. This property is the only large C-2 zoned waterfront site remaining on the beach. Strategically situated in the "West End" in an area known for tourism, accommodations, restaurants and amazing beachfront. The site is presently run as a charming resort with cottages and a main residence/office. Consisting of 11 separately titl...
Looking for a spacious, comfortable rancher? This 1709 square foot, 3 bedroom residence is picture perfect. Extensively renovated since 2016. Enjoy the benefits of the new roof, kitchen, bathrooms, lighting, windows, gas fireplace and more. Special features include master suite with spacious ensuite plus heated tile, cabinetry in walk-in closet and french doors accessing extensive patio areas. The stainless s...
Picture perfect. This comfy 3 bedroom, 2 bath rancher is waiting for you! Spacious kitchen, family room opening on to covered patio area. Master suite features walk-in closet and upgraded ensuite. Formal living/dining area perfect for entertaining. Garage finished for your choice of workshop, "toy" storage or regular garage. Private garden areas, greenhouse and great RV parking.
Great location. This tidy 3 bedroom, one bath rancher is located on a large lot with a sunny southern exposed backyard. Check out the specially fenced deer proof garden area. The shop is large enough to make all those projects or park a small vehicle. Located within walking distance to the beach. Your opportunity to upgrade and enjoy or hold as a strategic investment property.
Live in the centre of the Village. Steps to all the shops, library, park and pool. This one bedroom second floor condo includes 5 appliances. Well maintained strata, private parking and so close to everything in downtown Qualicum Beach area.
Looking for something special? This 3 bedroom crawl space rancher is perfect for entertainment and those that love to cook. Yes! Double pantry's in the bright open kitchen that features lots of cabinetry and counter space. That open feeling flows through the living/dining areas that open onto two private patio areas, one of which is accessed by the spacious master suite (with 4 piece bath and walk in closet) ...
Escape to your waterfront condo located overlooking the Schooner Cove marina in beautiful Nanoose Bay. Minutes to trails, lakes and great golfing. This 780 square foot one bedroom condo offers comfortable convenient living. Enjoy the extensive patio area, the perfect outdoor living area. Secured access, underground parking and views that go forever.
This spacious 3 bedroom, 1788 square foot rancher is a must see. Designed with comfort, efficiency and west coast living in mind. You will be pleased with your choice. Hardiplank exterior with rain screen technology, hot water on demand, high efficiency furnace, HRV system plus numerous upgrades reinforce the value. Vaulted ceiling and double sided fireplace add to the feeling as you enjoy your new home. Ente...
Irresistible Piece of Paradise now available. Incredible main level entry townhome with spectacular views, steps to the beach and Rathtrevor Provincial Park. The best of both worlds; complete access to the Park and all of it's amenities; miles and miles of sandy beach, hiking and biking trails, playgrounds, nature hut, & with the modern conveniences of in unit laundry, gas fireplace, spacious updated kitchen ...
Here is a brand new home by Bayshore Construction...loaded with high quality finishes...and it will push your anticipation into the red zone. Located in Soriel Heights, Parksville's newest premier subdivision featuring estate sized lots only 1 block to the ocean. This brilliant 3 bed 2 bath "coastal craftsman" has about 1821 sf of finished luxury plus 2 covered patios adding 354 sf of outdoor living space top...
Strategic investment/holding/development property located near village centre, Qualicum Beach. This double lot 100 x 130 offers excellent frontage plus full lane access to back of property. Present zoning R14 with transitional location providing flexible higher density opportunities through official community plan. Existing 2 bedroom home would make a comfy residence or quality rental.
Strategic 88.7 acre parcel located within City of Parksville Urban Containment Boundary. 79 acres are located within the ALR. 31.9 acres are designated as the Ermineskin Parkland area that border the E&N transportation corridor. There are 10.9 acres that are non ALR. There is also a seasonal creek located within the property boundary. The property has extensive ground water supplies which could be utilized wi...
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)