Why Us?

Supporting your desire for lifestyle living

Affordable Lifestyle living

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Life Affirming Outdoor Recreation

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Business & Investment Opportunities

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Supporting your business and investment interests

Advanced broadband available

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Commercial land in Akisqnuk, Canal Flats & Invermere

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Market access to 10,500 permanent plus 13,000 seasonal residents

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KEY INDUSTRIES

Wood Products Manufacturing

5th largest economic sector by employment.
#1 export sector.

Opportunities
Secondary manufacturing (windows, doors, prefab buildings), mass timber, wood fibre innovation (lignin, nano-cellulose).

Tourism

Largest employer
#2 export industry.

Opportunities
Tourism infrastructure – accommodation, specialty retail/craft food shops, food services, equipment repair/rental, recreation amenity, health and wellness services.

Construction

4th largest economic sector by employment.
#3 export sector.

Opportunities
Prefab building systems and components, recreational property development, housing innovation (incl. rental), trades attraction.

Agrifood

#8 export sector.

Opportunities:
Farm to table processing (meat, fruit, veg, cheese) and retail, greenhousing, fibre manufacturing, beverage, niche crops

Creative Industries

The creative sector is an important and growing part of the BC economy, with 80,000+ working in the sector.  More than 80,000 people work in BC’s creative sector.

Tech

The sector offers real opportunity to nurture a self-sustaining, more permanently resident valley population with all its benefits to social connection and economic prosperity. The pandemic that has accelerated corporate and workforce shift to online spaces and remote work.

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