CONGRATULATIONS RON RODGERS
2017 TOP COMMERCIAL REALTOR
as awarded by the Commercial Council of
BC Northern Real Estate Board
for the highest dollar volume of
commercial transactions and
the most number of units for
commercial transactions sold in 2017
The BC Northern Real Estate Board (BCNREB) is non-profit organization comprised of a
membership of REALTORS® in Northern BC. BCNREB covers a large area from Queen Charlotte Islands to the Alberta border and 70 Mile House to the Yukon border (excluding Dawson Creek, Chetwynd, and Tumbler Ridge who belong to the South Okanagan Real Estate Board)
GENERAL AREA INFORMATION
NorthEast BC Realty office is located in Fort St John BC.
Fort St John plays a major role in the infrastructure of north east British Columbia. Over 62,000 people live and work in the north east BC area within the communities of Taylor, Dawson Creek, Hudson Hope, Tumbler Ridge, Chetwynd, and Fort Nelson. But Fort St John remains the hub of services to the area.
As a hub community, Fort St John’s economy is driven by energy sector industries related to oil & gas, electric power, forestry, farming and more.
Northern Health operates the Fort St John Regional Hospital and Residential Care Facility. The $300+ million dollar complex opened in June 2012 and continues to grow with additions to equipment to meet the needs within the community.
The North Peace Regional Airport, located only minutes from Fort St John’s city center, delivers corporate, industrial and personal air travel with services provided from independent helicopter service and North Cariboo Air to Air Canada, and WestJet.
StatsCan 2016 shows the City of Fort St John’s population of 19,897 and over 28,300 when you include the immediate rural areas. (Census agglomeration - population coverage includes Taylor to Charlie Lake and immediate areas surrounding the boundary of the city of Fort St John)
The industrial footprint of the area includes companies such as Canfor Peace Valley OSB Plant, Spectra Energy Transmission - Taylor Complex/McMahon Plant, Shell’s Groundbirch/Montney natural gas processing plants, Tervita disposal management facility, BC Hydro power generating stations - including SITE C Clean Energy Project along the Peace River which is currently under construction. This area continues to show support for the Liquefied Natural Gas proposals as a part of our forecasted continued growth.
NorthEast BC Realty specializes in commercial real estate and is the only office in northern BC set up specifically to focus on commercial real estate. Over the years NorthEast BC Realty has played a major role with our client’s selling, purchasing or leasing of such entities as; oil & gas industry head offices, retail and commercial businesses, light and heavy industrial companies, residential and industrial land development and more.
We have, and will continue to “invest our energy in the north”.