When choosing where to take your business next, many factors influence the decision. The following is a short list of facts that we believe make our region a top choice for expanding businesses.
We are naturally enriched, globally competitive. From having the lowest corporate tax rate in Canada—at 8%—to municipal incentives like a five-year tax exemption and over $200,000 available for businesses in downtown Fort McMurray, we believe our region is a prime example of what that advantage truly is.
Urban MARKET OPPORTUNITIES
Significant Unmet Opportunity
Outflow Available for Recapture
Robust Commercial/Retail Demand
High Household Income
Young Affluent Consumer Base
Employed in Wood Buffalo
of Canada’s Oil & Gas Extraction industry workforce
Oil remaining in the Athabasca Oil Sands
100 Billion Barrels
This means about 100 years of activity.
Urban Market Opportunities
Our population is growing. Saline Creek and Parsons creek can accommodate a combined 40,000 new residents. We have no shortage of space for families and innovators to come and find their success. Our downtown is experiencing a renaissance with our Mayor and Council prioritizing its revitalization. We are open for business. The following is a list of opportunities in leading industries in Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo.
- National/Regional Retail Anchors
- High Density Mixed Use Projects
- Community Commercial/Services
- Branded Outlet Mall
- Urban Entertainment Centre
- Technology Based Commercial
- Health Services/Commercial
- National/Specialty Restaurants
- Hospitality/Conference Centre
- Leisure/Resort Destinations
- Highway Services/Travel Centre
- Auto Mall
WE ARE NATURALLY ENRICHED, GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE.
Contact us about the unique opportunities available in Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo.