Furry Creek is located on Highway 99, also known as The Sea to Sky highway, overlooking breathtaking Howe Sound. Ideally situated, Furry Creek is approximately 45 minutes by car to either downtown Vancouver or the world renowned Resort Municipality of Whistler.
Furry Creek is named for Oliver Furry, a trapper turned prospector who discovered the enormous mining potential of the surrounding area and is located in Area D of the Squamish Lillooet Regional District.
The current Official Community Plan (OCP) calls for the 1,036 acre Furry Creek Community to see the potential construction of 920 homes, with a population base of approximately 2,200 people. Furry Creek will be roughly twice the size of Lions Bay at build out. Half of the Furry Creek property is slated to remain in it's current natural state.
The initial three phases of the Furry Creek development totaled 73 single-family residential lots. Tanabe Corporation of Japan developed the lots through it's Canadian subsidiary, Vancouver-based Tanac Land Development Corp. This marked the beginning of The Oceanside Community of Furry Creek, a beautiful Master-Planned community. In May 2003, multi award winning ParkLane Homes, one of western Canada's largest and most respected developer-builders, acquired Tanac.
Furry Creek's Ocean Lands, known as Oliver's Landing, occupies approximately 25 acres, were originally developed by United Properties featuring 2 and 3 storey townhomes, some literally steps to the waterfront. This portion of Furry Creek includes a sea wall and a spit area for the enjoyment of the entire Furry Creek Community and a members only Oliver's Landing Boat and Kayak Club.
In May 2002 Burrard International, parent corporation of the Golf BC Group, acquired the Ocean Lands as well as the Furry Creek Golf Course and Country Club.
Furry Creek offers a stunning coastal setting that combines an incredible golf course with mountain and ocean views. Unsurpassed access to horseback riding, mountain climbing, hiking, boating, white water rafting, bird watching, kayaking, scuba diving and more is within a short 15 minute journey by car! World Class skiing and snowboarding at Whistler Resort is only 50 minutes away.
Tom Davis designed and built a family home at Furry Creek in 1997 and played an active role in the growth of this vibrant oceanside community. Volunteer work in support of area communities included past Director of the Howe Sound East Fire Protection Association.
Please contact Tom for information on future development plans.
For additional and complete real estate information on Furry Creek and the surrounding area, please contact Tom Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 604 787 1456.
Tom Davis, REALTOR®
Personal Real Estate Corporation
Royal LePage Sussex
604 787 1456