Nanaimo Parksville Area Land for Sale on MLS, including Crofton, Lanzville, Coombs

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Farms Land Lots Acreages Nanaimo Parksville

Rural Land, Farms, Building Lots, and Acreages for Sale on MLS in the Nanaimo, Parksville, Ladysmith, Chamainus Area

The Nanaimo, Parksville, Ladysmith, and Chemainus areas offer a variety of rural acreages for those seeking a peaceful countryside lifestyle. The available rural acreages can range in size, location, and features.

There are small to medium-sized hobby farm properties that cater to individuals or families interested in farming on a smaller scale. Hobby farms often have a mix of agricultural activities, such as vegetable gardens, fruit orchards, and small livestock like chickens or goats.

Vancouver Island is known for its lush forests, and many rural properties in the region offer wooded areas. Forested acreages can provide privacy, recreational opportunities.  The island's coastal location means there are waterfront properties available along rivers, lakes, or the ocean. Waterfront acreages can offer stunning views, beach access, and opportunities for water-based activities like boating, fishing, or swimming.

Horse enthusiasts may find rural acreages with equestrian facilities such as barns, stables, riding arenas, and fenced pastures. These properties are designed to accommodate horses and often include trails or access to riding areas. Retreat or

Some rural acreages are purchased as retreats or recreational properties, offering a peaceful getaway from the city. These properties may include cabins, cottages, or chalets and provide opportunities for activities like hiking, wildlife watching, or simply enjoying nature.

Depending on the location, there may be rural acreages available with development potential. These properties could be suitable for subdividing or building custom homes, subject to local zoning and regulations. When searching for rural acreages, it's advisable to consult with local real estate agents who specialize in rural properties or explore online listings specific to the Nanaimo, Parksville, Ladysmith, and Chemainus areas.

Vancouver Island has a burgeoning wine industry. There are vineyards and wineries producing a range of wines, such as Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, and Chardonnay grapes. The region has several dairy farms that specialize in milk production. These farms often have a mix of pastureland for grazing and facilities for milk processing.

There is also a growing presence of organic farms in the region. These farms follow organic farming practices, avoiding the use of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. 

There is also a health inventory of residential building lots available in this area due to the greater availability of subdivideable land, good topography without the limiting environmental constraints that impact such development in the Greater Victoria region.  Lots tend to be larger, have better dimensions for residential construction and more suitable topography.   There is also more political willingness to develop with less of the NIMBY (Not In My Backyard) opposition that is typically found elsewhere on Vancouver Island.