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Thursday

Retail Oriented Industrial Property Next to Highway 99


38917 Progress Way
For Sale
Well-Exposed Showroom Industrial Property on busy Progress Way just off Highway 99
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Squamish Business Park
Land Area: 1.334 Acre
Building Area: 7,715 Square Feet
Zoning: I-1
Asking Price: $1,499,000
Subject Property is currently operating as an established 20-year Garden Center & Nursery with complimentary Pool-Spa Sales & Service business. Building is visible from Highway 99 and situated on a very busy customer traffic route next to The Brick Furniture Warehouse. Structure is built on 7,715 sq.ft elevated structural concrete pad. Yard is level, irrigated, landscaped, fully fenced, spotlit, and approximately 30% is paved parking and loading area. Business willing to relocate and/or can be purchased separately. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Tuesday

Single Industrial Bay For Sale or Lease - Squamish Business Park


Unit 8 -38927 Queens Way
For Sale or Lease
Single Industrial Bay at Queens Business Center
Neighbourhood: Squamish Business Park
Area: 1,000 square feet
Zoning: I-1
Asking Price: $ Call for Information
This opportunity is an open high-ceiling single industrial bay with large 14 foot bay door, reception entry area, finished washroom, and small mezzanine office space. Queens Business Centre is well recognized in Squamish, with ample visitor parking. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Saturday

Squamish Highway 99 Commercial Development Site


1450 Highway 99 - Commercial Development Site

For Sale

Commercial Development Site in the Downtown Squamish Waterfront Area, with substantial frontage along Highway 99

Squamish, BC

Neighbourhood: Hwy 99 @ Downtown Squamish Interchange

Land Area: 4.03 Acres

Zoning: I-1 (with upzone potential to add additional floorspace for High-Tech Office - subject to DOS Planning review & approval)

Asking Price: $ Upon Request

Sea to Sky planning policy strictly limits the amount of commercial zoned land on Highway 99, making this a unique and valuable opportunity. The property is prominently located just before the main entry to downtown Squamish commercial & shopping areas. Access from the highway is via left/right on-off lanes at Mill Road next to the Shell Service Station. The land site is level with approximately 1,000 feet of direct highway frontage providing excellent exposure to 5 million+ vehicles passing by annually. Discussions with DOS Planning suggest continued I-1 zoning uses, plus additional floors for production office space, ideally high-tech related business. This is the perfect work environment for a commuter workforce coming from Vancouver, with amazing viewscapes, recreational activities, and downtown shops & cafes all within walking distance. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Friday

Highway 99 Hotel Development Site

1588 Highway 99 - Waterfront Site For Sale Highway 99 Development Site with Approved DP for 81 Room Ramada Hotel Squamish, BC Neighbourhood: Hwy 99 @ Downtown Squamish Interchange Land Area: 0.65 Acre Zoning: C-3 Asking Price: $ Upon Request This property, complete with Designs and approved Development Permit for an 81 Room Ramada Hotel, represents a very rare opportunity to establish a new business on Highway 99, midway to Whistler. Local planning policy strictly limits the amount of commercial zoned land on Highway 99, making this a unique opportunity. The property is prominently located just before the main entry to downtown Squamish commercial & shopping areas. Access from the highway is via a right off-ramp directly into the property, or left/right on-off lanes at Mill Road, only 100m to the South. The property is very central to activities, such as climbing and hiking on the Chief, waterfront promenades, and downtown shopping & cafes. The main attraction in the building design is a 3 storey interior climbing wall under glass canopy facing the highway. This is sure to attract business from approximately 5 million vehicles passing by annually. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Wednesday

3.84 Acre Riverside Estate Horse Farm w/ Potential Value in Subdivision


41488 Brennan Road
For Sale

Beautiful Riverside Horse-Farm Estate with Multi-family Zoning
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Brackendale
Area: 3.84 Acres
Zoning: RM-2 Townhouse
Asking: $1,790,000
Subject property is situated in the quaint family neighbourhood of Brackendale, and backs onto beautiful protected green space on the Squamish river. The West half of the property contains a magnificent 3,185 square foot home with adjacent 4-stall horse barn, outbuildings, and fenced pastures. The East half is level, open grassy area, and enjoys a 2nd legal access and valuable zoning for potential multi-family townhome development. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details. This property is listed by SIMON HUDSON of Prudential Sussex Realty.

Tuesday


Downtown Squamish Office & Retail Units
For Lease
Excellent Downtown Location with High Retail Foot Traffic & Ample Parking
Rentable Area: Variety of sizes, 800 to 2,000 square feet
Monthly Rental Rates: $ Call for Specific Information
The subject property is a very clean and well-maintained 2-storey commercial centre with first-class exposure to drive-by & foot traffic shoppers constantly visiting the busiest downtown power centre nearby. For office users, every convenience for staff and clients is only steps away. Plus, the strong signage opportunities make this space very viable and affordable for 2nd floor psuedo retail uses. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Sunday

Squamish Mixed-Use Investment / Revenue Property


38058 Cleveland Avenue - Investment Building
For Sale
Fully Tenanted Property: 4 Retail w/ 15 Residential Rental Suites Above
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Downtown, Main Shopping Strip
Land Area: 15,000 sq.ft.
Building Size: 25,000 sq.ft.
Asking Price: $ Upon Request
This is the strongest mixed-use Investment building in Downtown Squamish; 25,000sf, fully tenanted: -Ground level is 4 units of street retail in the center of the busiest shopping & services area. Squamish Main Post Office is the retail anchor tenant.-2nd floor is 15 rental apartments with large, secure internal storage area. Planning dictates high density residential development surrounding the building for great future upside in rental rates. Email seatosky@telus.net for further information.

Friday

2-38920 Queens Way
For Lease
Quality Office Space with contiguous Warehouse Bay
Neighbourhood: Squamish Business Park
Area: 2,055 square feet
Asking Net Rental Rate: $14.00 per sq.ft.
Op Costs / Taxes: $4.25 per sq.ft. (2010 est.)
Subject property is well-improved ground level office or showroom space with excellent signage exposure to traffic on Queens Way in the Squamish Business Park. Current configuration of the unit is approximately 1,055 sq.ft. of high-quality air-conditioned office/showroom area with a joining 1,000 sq.ft. warehouse bay accessed by a 10 foot bay door. The unit has a reception, kitchenette, private washroom, data cabling, and additional plumbing/wiring to support a washer/dryer. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Tuesday

Modern Office Premises, Squamish BC

Squamish or Garibaldi Village Office Space
For Lease
Up to 11,000 square feet of contiguous office premises in modern facility with excellent security and ample parking
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Garibaldi Village
Area: 1,000 to 11,000 Square Feet
Building Type: Concrete
Asking Rates: $ Call for Information
First class office premises just off highway 99 with all amenities, excellent security features, and ample parking available. Restaurants, services, and public transportation nearby provide a great working atmosphere for staff. Also a great location for destination oriented service providers. Area can be demised to fit your requirement. Email seatosky@telus.net for further information.

Garibaldi Village Shopping Centre - Hwy Retail Space


40147 Glenalder Place
For Lease
First Class Highway-side Shopping Centre
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Garibaldi Village
Area: 1,504 square feet
Asking Rental Rates: $ Call for Information
Operating Costs: $6.45 per sq.ft. (2009 estimate)
Property Taxes: $5.26 per sq.ft. (2009 estimate)
Join the strongest highway retail centre in Squamish, on the road to Whistler Ski Resort, anchored by Canadian Tire, Starbucks, Boston Pizza, M&M Meats, & North Shore Credit Union, and now joined by London Drugs. 5 million cars pass by annually on highway 99 - high shopping traffic every day. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.

Saturday

Highway 99 Commercial Zoned Development Site

40460 Government Road
For Sale
Development Site with Highway 99 Frontage
Squamish, BC
Neighbourhood: Garibaldi Village
Area: 0.93 Acre
Zoning: C-3
Asking Price: $ Call for Information
Subject property is a level lot, currently improved with one old-timer single family home and a small open garage. Road access is via Government Road with Highway 99 access at Garibaldi Way. Email seatosky@telus.net for further details.