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Imagine life in the Kootenays

If the truth be told…you probably have imagined just that

Mountains and lakes surround the southeastern corner of BC known as the Kootenay region. You may have heard about it from the lucky ones who have visited. Some of them passed through on their search for the perfect balance of work, life, recreation and opportunities and never left.

This means that the region is full of people just like you. They made the decision to locate in safe neighbourhoods with great schools, surrounded by unrivalled natural beauty and limitless outdoor activities.

The Kootenay region is home to many communities, some high in the mountains, some alongside beautiful lakes or rivers, others on fertile agricultural land. All of them are unique.

Take a look at some of the places you could live via the links below and imagine your better life in the Kootenays.

We think you will fit right in.


Boundary Country, BC

Boundary Country is comprised of 9 rural communities located in the southeastern part of British Columbia, nestled between the Okanagan and Kootenays, and spans from Big White to Christina Lake.  Development is located along the east-west corridor of highway 3, …
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Columbia Valley, BC

From Canal Flats to Spillimacheen including the First Nations communities of Shuswap and Akisknuk, the beautiful Columbia Valley lies within “The Valley of a Thousand Peaks”, located between the Rocky Mountains and the Purcell Mountain Range in British Columbia’s Kootenay-Rockies …
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Creston Valley Kootenay Lake, BC

The Creston Valley Kootenay Lake area, from the hamlet of Yahk-Kingsgate through to the Creston Valley and along the east shore of Kootenay Lake isn’t just a route between the Rocky Mountains to the east and the Okanagan Valley and …
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Golden, BC

Golden is a place where you will find the words authentic and community perfectly describe what people are discovering to be the quiet lure of a town rich in economic diversity and history, combined with an unassuming family culture of …
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Kaslo, BC

Kaslo is a charming village in south east British Columbia, described as the “Little Switzerland of Canada.” This paradise offers people seeking a quiet lifestyle and allows you to escape into nature. The village offers breathtaking views and is surrounded …
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Nakusp, BC

Nestled on the shore of Upper Arrow Lake, beautiful Nakusp, B.C. is the Kootenay’s hidden gem. This vibrant community of 1,500 is the bustling hub that also serves the 1,700 people living in the surrounding communities of Edgewood, Fauquier, Burton, …
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Nelson, BC

Nelson has an unusual abundance of big city cosmopolitan amenities, coupled with an authentic small-town charm. Nelson has a growing population of 10,600; with Greater Nelson encompassing 18,000 and a trading area near 70,000. We invite you to come and …
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Revelstoke, BC

Revelstoke and Area, with an estimated population of 8,275 has built a reputation for community living in a spectacular and historic mountain setting. The community is rich in natural environmental beauty and offers many opportunities for new and expanding businesses. …
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“From affordable housing to exciting outdoor activities, it’s time to discover all the reasons your family is going to love living in the Kootenays.”

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