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Small-Town Charm!

Chemainus Real Estate

Just a 30-minute drive south of Nanaimo is the small, welcoming community of Chemainus. Originally a sawmill town, Chemainus saw a resurgence in tourism for its beautiful murals—53 in total located around the community. Other famous landmarks include the welcome sign, illustrating the area's rich history in forestry, and the Chemainus Theatre, the performing arts center which also houses a restaurant and art gallery.

This community offers residents small-town charm whilst still being only a short distance away from larger cities. Plus, its beautiful homes are located both near the waterfront and near a multitude of parks—Perfect for those who enjoy the outdoors.
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Chemainus Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $852K
Lowest Price $379K
Highest Price $3M
Total Chemainus Listings 29
Avg. Days On Market 56
Avg. Price/SQFT $440

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