Welcome to Salt Spring Island
Salt Spring Island is the jewel of the Canadian Gulf Islands, located off the west coast of British Columbia between the metropolis of Vancouver and the Lower Mainland and the charm and beauty of Victoria and Vancouver Island. With a year round population of over 10,000 people, Salt Spring Island contains all the amenities for visitors and residents alike, in a rural setting noted for its natural beauty and Mediterranean microclimate.
Access to the island is easy with three BC Ferry Terminals serving the island. One from Swartz Bay and Crofton on Vancouver Island and one from the lower mainland out of Tsawwassen or you can fly by float plane via Harbour Air or Sea Air directly from Downtown Vancouver or the South Terminal at the airport in Richmond.
Salt Spring Island has over 130 associations, clubs, groups or societies from walking clubs and swimming pool to bridge clubs. There is something for everyone. There are 3 elementary, 1 middle and 1 high school plus alternative schools. We have Lady Minto Hospital acute and extended care and numerous other health care facilities.
The Island economy is very diverse with employment in many different areas. We have excellent artisans, alarge farming community, construction and trade experts, teachers, BC Ferries employment, restaurants, retail stores, lumber yards, bed and breakfasts, hotels, several marinas, musicians and much more.
Myles Wilson has made his home on Salt Spring Island since 1980 and been a professional Realtor since 1991. Throughout his real estate career, Myles has consistently placed among the top producers in the office and on the island. Myles knows real estate and he knows Salt Spring Island. Once you find your dream home or property, Myles can put you in touch with the bankers, lawyers, construction people or local government agencies required to make your dream a reality. If you don't find exactly what you are seeking on Salt Spring, Myles can refer you to his contacts on Pender, Mayne, Saturna and Galiano Islands and in the Cowichan Valley.
Property & Real Estate for Sale and Rent
Own your own office or production area it the nicest mixed unit complex on the Island. This 990 total sqft unit has ample space for your business. The upper floor is approximately 290 sqft would make a good office or storage area. This unit has opening garage door for easy access for loading and unloading as well as 2 piece bathroom. Purchase price is Plus GST
Home built in 1991 situated at the north end of Salt Spring. There is an opportunity for a buyer/handyman to make this into a really great home. The home has been let go and needs to be restored. Major work needed. The home offers 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms an open upper floor plan with vaulted ceiling and floor to ceiling windows. The lower floor has a in-law suite. There are decks around part of the home that need replacing. The garage is 22 X 22 with a high ceiling that could make a good work shop or studio space. This sunny half acre property has large fir, cedar trees as well as being flat usable and a short stroll to the ocean. This is court order sale. Please see schedule A and Member to Member notes!
Looking for a Legal Vacation Rental to earn extra income? This Fully furnished top quality unit is situated in sunny Vesuvius on Salt Spring Island. You can put it in the rental pool and use it for holidays! This units lovely open plan offers soothing ocean, mountain on Vancouver Island as well as sunsets views and is located within minutes to one of the best beaches on the island. It has a well appointed galley kitchen, eating area, living area with electric fireplace and French doors to a covered porch. There are 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and ample storage. There is also an elevator for easy access. The units in this building are NOT for full time residential use.
One of the few remaining bare lots in this area, this west facing 1.36 acres is in its natural state on quiet Cormorant Crescent in desireable Channel Ridge. On municipal water, with hydro, phone and high speed internet at the property line, this great building lot is on a paved road surrounded by quality homes. Channel Ridge location provides access to miles of hiking trails, and is just a short distance to a great swimming beach, cafe, restaurant and ferry in Vesuvius. Septic to be developed, price is plus GST.