Moving to Vancouver Island

Enjoy world class recreation and welcoming people.

Why you'll love it here


Affordable living

From starter to executive homes, Island house prices are affordable

Diverse communities

From quaint coastal communities to vibrant cities, our Island has it all


The views and scenery

You can’t beat the gorgeous environment, with rugged beaches, forests and mountains

Outdoor recreation

You’ll love the easy access to boating, surfing, hiking and more

Community infrastructure

Enjoy top-notch education, recreation, healthcare & entertainment

Thriving economy

The affordable lifestyle offers entrepreneurs incredible opportunity to grow a business

Moving to Vancouver Island

Our Learning Centre has great information on what to consider if you're thinking of moving to Vancouver Island.

Options to get you to Vancouver Island

From ferries to helijets, there are lots of ways to “cross the pond” to Vancouver Island.

What are my choices? > 

8 tips to sell your house quickly

Sell your home quickly by doing research, clearing the clutter and taking advantage of your network. 

Is your home ready to sell? >

Find your perfect home with a realtor 

When selecting a realtor, these 3 factors can help you decide: Competence, Communication & Connection.

How a realtor & a skydiving guide are alike >


Want to talk to a local?

Get a local perspective from our Island-based mortgage experts, who can also help with:

 Getting you pre-approved for a mortgage

 Showing how to restructure your debt 

​ Introducing you to a local realtor

Why bank with us?

Be a part of something more. We’re a 100% member-owned and Island-based organization, committed to the financial health of you and our communities.


Ding-free ATMs


Local employees


Given to community


Island locations


Member owned


Employee volunteer hours

Let us help make your island dream a reality


Apply online

Complete your digital mortgage application with Coastal Community


Work with a mortgage specialist

Have a mobile mortgage specialist contact you where and when it suits you


Apply in-branch

Book an appointment online at the branch of your choice

Featured Rates

5-year fixed (insured)


5-year variable (insured)


Connect with Coastal Community

We're here for you.