Fort McMurray is one of 11 communities that comprise the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. The other communities in this region include Anzac, Conklin, Draper, Fort Chipewyan, Fort Fitzgerald, Fort McKay, Gregoire Lake Estates, Janvier, Mariana Lake and Saprae Creek Estates. Over 200 years ago, Peter Pond and the Voyagers of the Northwest Trading Company traveled through this area in search of furs and discovered a land of wild water, lush forests and abundant wildlife. While they were drawn for the fur trade, at the time they did not realize the future lay within the sticky black sand and pools of bitumen documented in many of Pond’s journals. Today, demand for real estate in Fort McMurray is strongly driven by the communities booming economy fueled by the petroleum, forestry and tourism industries.
Fort McMurray AB Real Estate
In fact, Fort McMurray and the Wood Buffalo region is one of the primary hubs for the Alberta oils sands production and extraction industry, with Fort McMurray strategically positioned on Highway 63 near the Athabasca Oil Sands. As a result, this area has become a multicultural community, drawing residents of all background from across Canada and around the world with its strong economy and boundless opportunity. If you’re relocating to the area and would like to consider real estate in Fort McMurray, you’ve turned to the right place! Local real estate professional and Fort Mac specialist Jeffrey Cox looks forward to helping you achieve all your real estate goals – big and small. Whether you’re looking to browse the homes for sale Fort McMurray has to offer or would like to find a more rural location on the outskirts of town, connect with him today!
Real estate in Fort McMurray offers a wealth of property types, architectural styles, neighborhoods and price ranges. When you’re ready to learn more, connect with Jeffrey Cox. He looks forward to hearing from you and to earning your trust and business. Connect today!