Investing in Castlegar, British Columbia



Region:  Kootenay

Regional District:  Central Kootenay

Castlegar is the West Kootenay’s commercial service centre, including the West Kootenay Regional Airport and Selkirk College’s main campus. Business is important, but the lifestyle dog still wags the business tail.

Castlegar is hub-central for exploring an outstanding range of 4 season recreational opportuntinites in the West Kootenays. Camp, ski, hike, shop, golf, fish, mountain bike, pursue arts and culture, or wildlife watch. Be an action hero. Life’s an adventure. Start a new one in Castlegar.


Community Size: 22.81 km²

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Tremendous Building Supply / Hardware Store

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Excellent Hardware and Building Supply Business. Same owners for over 40 years!... continue

Grand Buddha Bistro is a business for sale in BC.

Grand Buddha Bistro

1810 - 8th Avenue, Castlegar, BC
PRICE REDUCED!! Open to ALL reasonable offers! For more details go to Sign Number 198225 Very profitable Southeast Asian inspired restaurant boasting a brand new upscale Wine Bar & Lounge!! Serving the Castlegar area for only ... continue

Chahko-Mika Mall is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Chahko-Mika Mall

1150 Lakeside Dr, Nelson, BC, V1L 5Z3
The property features 26 diverse shops and services and is currently 96% leased with a strong tenant mix of predominantly national and regional tenants Walmart, Save-On-Foods and Shoppers Drug Mart anchored centre Stable and secure income stream with major tenants’ terms extending to 2021-2025... continue

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