Investing in Masset, British Columbia

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Community Size: 22.84 km²


Region:  North Coast

Regional District:  Skeena-Queen Charlotte

Haida Gwaii offers unique opportunities for a healthy and active lifestyle, land and sea connections to metropolitan areas, diverse opportunities for local business development from our sustainably managed natural resources, and communication and transportation infrastructure options to keep you connected to the outside world. Our affordable real estate, low tax rates, slow pace, and daily flights to Vancouver makes Haida Gwaii an ideal place for the working professional or business person looking for an alternative to the hustle and bustle of the big city.

Our key industries are forestry, fishing, and tourism, all of which present tremendous business opportunities for the creative entrepreneur or business person. We pride ourselves on our achievements for protecting the important places on Haida Gwaii from industrial activity, while we have laid the foundation for sustainable use of the remaining lands and waters that we rely on for our livelihoods. We welcome all who seek a different way of doing business and living on the Islands that is based in respect for this place, or Yah’guudang in the Haida language.

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Closest Major Centre

  • Whitehorse (767 km)

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Recent opportunities in the area

Bear River Gravel Investment Opportunity

Box 460, Stewart, BC, V0T 1W0
The District obtained a License of Occupation for the bed of the Bear River, downstream of the highway bridge, for the purpose of gravel removal. We are eager to promote the dredging of the Bear River for gravel resources in order to reduce the risk of flooding and promote local economic development... continue

Oasis Apartments is a business for sale in BC.

Oasis Apartments

800 Prince Rupert Boulevard, Prince Rupert, BC
Oasis Apartments is the premier apartment complex in Prince Rupert, offering both furnished and unfurnished suites for rent. Many of the 92 apartments have been completely renovated with upscale features such as heated tile floors, solid wood cabinets, full size appliances, and in-suite laundry. Th... continue

Opportunities - Rupert Square Mall

500 2 Ave W, Prince Rupert, BC
The Rupert Square Mall has been serving the Prince Rupert community, and surrounding areas since 1975. The shopping centre currently features a variety of tenants, including large companies such as, Walmart, Home Hardware, Shoppers Drug Mart, and Dollarama. Financial institutions include, TD Canada ... continue

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Tsetsaut Ventures meets growing need for mining support services in northern BC

The Skii km Lax Ha First Nation may be small – it has only 30 members – but its traditional territory of nearly 20,000 square kilometres is large and overlaps with an area known as the Golden Triangle, a region near Hazleton that has world-class copper and gold deposits. In 2008... continue

MOU with City of Qinhuangdao Leads to Industrial Park Development in Terrace, British Columbia

The City of Terrace, British Columbia signed an $11.8 million agreement in the summer of 2014 to sell two portions of the Skeena Industrial Development Park in Terrace to Taisheng International Investment Services (Taisheng). The City of Terrace and the Kitselas First Nation are joint-venture... continue