Investing in Colwood, British Columbia



Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Capital

The City of Colwood is located on the coast of Vancouver Island, in Beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Colwood is a fast growing, family-friendly waterfront community of just over 16,000 people that enjoys a rich heritage, a unique connection to nature and incredible potential.

Nestled along 5 kilometers of breathtaking oceanfront and set amongst some of the most beautiful parks and trails on Southern Vancouver Island, there is no better place to live, work and play, than Colwood.

The City is poised for significant growth and change with new developments in the heart of Colwood and along the Royal Bay waterfront where construction of a new high school has begun. The City's awarding winning Official Community Plan lays out a strong vision that will ensure the community maintains its natural, historical, family friendly feel as it enjoys the benefits that growth will bring. With this unique combination of community, nature, and growth, home buyers and businesses are taking a fresh look at Colwood.


Community Size: 21.16 km²

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Blue Crew Detailing Ltd.

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