Are you interested in investing in Grande Prairie realty? Moving to a new place can be a bit scary but it doesn’t have to be. Here is some information about the Grande Prairie and the surrounding area you may find useful before the move.
The city of Grande Prairie is the seventh largest city in the province of Alberta. Located in the northern part of Alberta and in the center of the area, known as the Peace Region. Being one of Canada’s fastest growing industries, Grande Prairie is also nicknamed “Swan City,” due to it being located on major breeding grounds for Trumpeter Swans.
The population in Grande Prairie as of 2016 is approximately 63,166. Due to its fast growing popularity that number is sure to increase, and the amount of real estate opportunities will grow with it. Which makes this the perfect time to get into Grande Prairie realty. If you’re looking for something a little quieter but still wanting to be close to the city, Grande Prairie is also in proximity to the following communities: Peace River, Beaverlodge, Fairview, Manning, Wembley, Sexsmith, Spirit River and Clairmont.
Grande Prairie has many attractions and nature activities for the whole family. One of the more popular spots in Grande Prairie for outdoor fun is Muskoseepi Park. The park is loaded with different types of things to do such as: tennis, lawn bowling, mini-golf, fishing in the pond, and may biking and hiking trails with some great sight seeing spots.
If you’re more of a golfer Grande Prairie has some great all ages golf courses like: Bear Creek Golf Course, The Dunes & The Grande Prairie Golf & Country Club.
Grande Prairie has many types of residential homes for you to choose from. You will find single family homes, condos, townhomes and more, ranging from cheaper affordable homes, to luxury homes. There are also new developments being built every day! So make sure to ask your Grande Prairie real estate agents about any new development homes being put up for sale.
If you’re looking to invest in some commercial space or purchase a business, Grande Prairie has that too! From existing businesses, empty spaces, warehouses, and even farm land, there is no shortage of commercial real estate opportunities.