Why the Central Island Area

Posted by Wayne Dumbrell
Apr 3rd, 2015 at 4:57pm

If you're looking to buy or sell in Central Vancouver Island the Dumbrell Marketing Group has over 45 years of experience and is pleased to be part of Re/max ph  us 250.248.9996

The Parksville area is a Bustling City of approx 12, 600 people with a Vibrant business Community and active life style. The Sand Castle Competition,Show and Shine Antique Car Show and Craig Street Matkets are Summer favorites while The annual Brant Festival attracts thousands.  Liofe is a Beach and indeed Parksville has one of the best beaches in North America , take a drive thru out Beach front park and a stroll along the Beach Front Board Walk. There is often entertainment in the park during the summer months.


Qualicum Beach, 12 minutes from Parksville ,The retirement Capital of Canada, is a quaint village where shops cater to the unique from Ladiesware fashiuons , to jewelery  to fine dining. Downtown Qualicum Condominium living is unlike any other community with aaan active arts Community, live theatre and stunning views. Yes Qualicum does have it's well known ocean View Golf Course, plus three others, and an Airport.


Fairwinds is the focal point of the Nanosse area south of parksville with Marina, Golf Course and a modern designed luxury residential community There are elaborate recreation facilities on the Nanoose peninsula and it is half way between Nanaimo and Parksville.


Nanaimo the Historic Port City is only 25 miles south of Parksville and brings disproportionally a larger than normal Shopping Selection with a large assorment of enclosed malls, the Fabulous Port Theatre and the Vancouver Island University Campus. Nanaimo offers some of the best view properties in the widest price selection, call us for more details.

Courtenay / Comox an hour North of Qualicum is the beautiful Comox Valley with prime agricultural lands, unique food service and entertainment venues, Great Fairs and the gateway to Vancouver Island Mountain Ski Resort Mount Washington. ask us for a booklet on the Comox Valley info@dumbrell.ca.


Thinking of Relocating you will definitely want an updated copy of our Free AREA GUIDE. SIMPLY CALL us at  250-248-9996 or send us a note to  INFO@DUMBRELL.CA