At a Glance
- located at Ninth Street & Howard Avenue,
- 14 three-storey woodframe buildings
- 47 three-bedroom townhomes
- no rental or age restrictions
- near K-12 schools
- 4-minute drive to University Village Mall
- 7 minutes from Downtown Nanaimo
- 13-minute drive to Departure Bay ferry terminal
- 30 minutes from Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park
Your Future Starts Here
Coming soon to South Nanaimo, The Southbend is a contemporary collection of 47 townhomes from local builder, Akers Property Solutions. It consists of one 2-unit, seven 3-unit, and six 4-unit woodframe buildings, with a mixture of garden access and forest view homes. With approximately 1,500 sq ft of floor space over three storeys, 12 different floor plans offer three bedrooms, four bathrooms, a single-car garage, patio, deck, garden, and a yard. Interiors are finished with one of two on-trend designer packages — Essentials or Premium. Common areas include a pond and a landscaped community gathering space with a gazebo. A tree protection zone is located next to the property with direct access to The Parkway Trail.
Situated in an established residential neighbourhood, The Southbend is an attractive choice for affordable family living. Georgia Avenue Community and John Barsby Secondary schools are both less than a 10-minute bike ride away. Harewood Centennial Park features skate parks, a waterpark, playground, sports court, lacrosse box, and baseball fields. Nearby hiking opportunities abound with numerous trails at Colliery Dam Park, Lotus Pinnatus Park, and The Abyss. For indoors activities, the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre and Nanaimo Ice Centre by Vancouver Island University, are only a 6-minute drive away. For all of your household shopping needs, University Village Mall offers a Buy Low Foods, Value Village, Shoppers Drug Mart, and Bosley’s pet store, and more. For active, inspired living, The Southbend is the ideal place to call home.
Pricing for The Southbend
Starting at $599,900. Sign up to my VIP list above for priority access to The Southbend updates.
Floor Plans for The Southbend
Choose from a selection of 12 floorplans with interiors ranging from 1,427 to 1,459 sq ft. Garden Access plans feature L-kitchens, while Forest View plans have U-shaped kitchens. All homes have three bedrooms and four bathrooms, including two en suites and a main floor powder room. Private outdoor spaces include a yard, front porch, rear patio, and a deck off the kitchen.
Contact me today to discuss availability and plans according to your needs.
Amenities at The Southbend
Resident common areas include a water feature and a large lawn with a gazebo for community gatherings.
Parking and Storage
Each home has an internal single-car garage with additional space in front to park an additional vehicle. Visitor parking is located at the centre of the property and includes a designated electric vehicle charging station and a community bike rack.
Maintenance Fees at The Southbend
$220 per month.
Developer Team for The Southbend
A family-owned and operated business with strong beliefs in positive family values, Akers Property Solutions is an Island-based company focused on enhancing communities by setting the bar for quality development and construction services.
Expected Completion for The Southbend
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