Nestled on a hillside in Malaspina Estates, this North Nanaimo home is within walking distance of Neck Point Park, Piper's Lagoon, & Lost Lake whilst also offering convenient access to transportation, good schools, & to all the amenities available in the north end. Offering a functional split level layout with 1,667 sqft of living space, 3 beds, & 2 full baths, there is new flooring throughout this home, including heated floors in the kitchen/dining room & bathrooms, all new windows, a 3-year old roof with ridge venting for better ventilation, & a newer hot water tank, ensuring everything has been taken care of for you. You are welcomed into this comfortable home through a spacious entry complete with a large closet and access to the former carport, now framed in to provide a convenient garage, & up to the main level. Offering a bright & open space, the updated kitchen & handy formal dining area with adjoining living room is truly the heart of the home, boasting views over the surrounding area, & out to the ocean & coastal mountains beyond. The family room is conveniently located a few steps below & is perfect for playtime or to gather for games night, with a bedroom, & a 3-pce bathroom with laundry facilities rounding off this space, while the upper level comprises the master & a further bedroom along with a bright & tastefully-finished 4-pce bathroom. As an extension of the living space, the outdoor area provides an enlarged, private patio with a mature, landscaped backdrop, the ideal spot for children to play & explore, while the hot tub is perfect for a relaxing soak at the end of a long day, with a 72 sqft shed meeting all your storage needs. If you're looking for an affordable low-maintenance, ocean view home in a quiet yet conveniently situated North Nanaimo neighbourhood, look no further as 25 Riley Place won't disappoint! Data & measurements are provided by the Property Report, BC Assessment, & Proper Measure & should be verified if important.