Nelson Real Estate

  • 156 homes for sale in Nelson, BC.

  • $199,000 to $3,490,000
  • $693,482 Avg List

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Home Prices in Nelson

The asking price of homes for sale in Nelson has increased 23.89% since May last year, while the number of homes for sale has increased 67.42%. See more Nelson Home Prices & Values.

House
Median Asking Price
$602K
80 Houses
Townhouse
Median Asking Price
$385K
6 Townhouses
Condo
Median Asking Price
$349K
3 Condos

Nelson MLS® Listings & Real Estate

Zolo has the most comprehensive, up-to-date set of Nelson real estate listings. Search for homes listed on the Nelson MLS® system, including nearby cities, property types, and neighbourhoods. At the moment, Nelson has 156 homes for sale, including 80 houses, 3 condos, and 6 townhouses on the market.

With Zolo you'll be able to find the hottest Nelson neighbourhoods, the best schools in the city, and evaluate nearby amenities. Narrow down your home search to filter by price, bedrooms, size or search by our map of MLS® listings for Canada-wide real estate.

Our Nelson MLS® Listing data is added every 15 minutes to provide you the most-up-to-date home listings. Contact one of our Nelson REALTORS® to get started on landing your dream home today.

Nelson City Guide

935
Population
14.9%
Population Growth
9%
Unemployment

Located in British Columbia, the city of Nelson has a population of 935. The 14.9% population growth for this city is above average when compared to other Canadian cities.

There are 11.46% of immigrants in in Nelson, 1.54% of which are recent immigrants to Canada. Other than English, the most common language spoken is English, with 93% of residents reporting it as their mother tongue. The largest cultural community within Nelson is English at 411%, followed by Scottish at 325% and Irish at 275%.

Nelson offers good employment opportunities with an unemployment rate that sits near 9%, which is above average when compared to other cities. Approximately 59% of residents hold a university degree. Residents can expect an exceptional quality of life in Nelson based upon an above average median family income of $48,077.

According to Statistics Canada 62% of Nelson residents drive. About 18% of residents that are already established within the city will move within a year, while 49% will move within five years.

Nelson's population is higher than average when it comes to homeownership, with 63% owning a home and 37% renting. The median monthly mortgage cost is estimated to be about $717, which is above average when compared to renters in other Canadian cities.

In the Canadian real estate context, Nelson is a good place to set down roots.

Nearby Cities

Plenty would-be homeowners choose properties for sale in districts that are further from Nelson's downtown core. Suburban communities usually offer larger homes on larger lots. For even more options, consider commuting into Nelson's core from a nearby city, such as Castlegar, , and . Even neighbouring cities that require a bit of a longer commute, such as , , and , are good options as they offer great housing options, often at more attractive prices.

City
(Top 5)
Sold under 10d Sold above asking Average sale price Active listings
1Newcastle 50%0%$520K2
2Chatham 0%0%$0114
3Nelson 0%0%$0149
4Miramichi 0%0%$0100
5Derby 0%0%$02

Demographics

Buying a house means owning a piece of a neighbourhood, so it’s a good idea to get to know your neighbours. Here’s a snapshot of Nelson’s demographics, including median age, schools and income, using census information from Statistics Canada.

37%
Rent
63%
Own
$801
Monthly Rent (Median)
$717
Monthly Mortgage (Median)
2,595
Total Families
$48,077
Family Income (Median)
43
Age (Median)
59%
College Educated

Schools

For those interested in buying Canadian real estate in order to raise a family, take heart: Nelson is home to top-rated elementary and secondary schools. To help you narrow down your Nelson housing market search, here’s the top five schools in each category. (Learn more in our school guide.)

Elementary Schools

6.4 Hume
n/a CHEK-ABC
n/a Blewett
n/a St Joseph
n/a Rosemont

Secondary Schools

7.0 L V Rogers

Commuters

According to Statistics Canada, residents in Nelson use a variety of ways to get around.

62%
Drive
4%
Transit
4%
Bike
30%
Walk

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