Investing in Greenwood, British Columbia

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Overview

Region:  Kootenay

Regional District:  Kootenay Boundary

People come to see its historic sites and to take driving tours around the area to glimpse its mining and railroad heritage. Mountain biking is popular along the Trans Canada Trail and outdoor enthusiasts enjoy swimming, canoeing or kayaking, fishing and camping in nearby provincial parks. Without even a stop sign to slow traffic, people driving through on the main thoroughfare, Copper Street/Highway 3, feel compelled to pull over for a look around. The remarkably well preserved commercial buildings and homes that cluster around its compact centre immediately beam people back to a turn-of-the-20th century mining boom town. Historic buildings and heritage sites are the main attraction in Greenwood. Check out the excellent Greenwood Museum and take the Greenwood Heritage Walk to fully appreciate the 1890s/early 1900s homes that speak volumes about the community's boom days as the hub of regional mining activity.

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Community Size: 2.68 km²

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Kaslo Aerodome Lands (see mktg content for details)

312 Fourth Street, Kaslo, BC, V0G 1M0
The Village of Kaslo holds approximately 200 acres of land that accommodate the community aerodrome (3700'x 60' asphalt, registered/ uncertified/ no winter maintenance), some privately leased hangars and gravel extraction activities. Proposals for additional development or use of this land for econo... continue

Commercial Mix is a business for sale in BC.

Commercial Mix

330 Copper Avenue South, Greenwood, BC
Great retail location, There is a thriving retail store being run in this building located in Downtown Historic Greenwood. Although just the building and land are for sale in this listing the owner may sell her contents and inventory separately. There are living quarters in the back of the building ... continue

1162 Highway 3, Midway, BC is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

1162 Highway 3, Midway, BC

1162 British Columbia 3, Midway, BC, V0H 1M0
Located directly on the beautiful Kettle River on Hwy 3 in the historic Village of Midway, BC, this industrial site of just under 50-acres presents an opportunity for an investor or business owner to acquire a substantial piece of land at a low per acre price. Only a 50min drive east from the pictur... continue

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SunMine shines on a bright future in solar power

An innovative solar array is turning reclaimed land at a former mining site into productive clean energy in Kimberley, B.C. SunMine, British Columbia's first grid-connected solar facility and the largest user of solar trackers in Canada, began commercial operation in June 2015 with a capacity... continue