Combining beauty, adventure, and a wide range of opportunities, Anchorage is a south-central Alaskan city located about 848 miles west of Juneau, and about 361 miles south of Fairbanks.
It’s the most populated city in Alaska. According to the most recent official survey, the city had 299,037 estimated residents in 2016. That’s more than 40% of the total number of residents in the state.
Situated on the fork of Cook Inlet, Anchorage sits on a scenic peninsula that is surrounded by water to the west, and punctuated by the spectacular forests and snow-capped mountain ranges of the Chugach State Park to the east.
Anchorage is a financial, commercial, and cultural powerhouse. Most of Alaska’s biggest industries and international companies have their corporate and regional headquarters in the city.
People choose to live in this city for a wide range of reasons. Aside from its natural beauty, the most common ones cited are the city’s great real estate prices, high-paying jobs, the fantastic quality of life, the relatively small population, and the great potential for business and investments.
Anchorage, AK Real Estate
For those looking to relocate to the city to open new businesses, establish a manufacturing or distribution base, or set up extension offices, Anchorage
offers a variety of homes at a wide range of prices.
The housing stock consists of single-family homes, townhouses, apartments, condos, and co-ops. There are vacant lots and land on which to build custom homes.
The variety of residential options allows you to move to the city with your family or settle alone.
Have questions about buying homes and commercial property in Anchorage?
Ask our associates at Marc Dunne Commercial Real Estate. Call 907-273-7310 or drop by our office at 3801 Centerpoint Drive Suite 101 Anchorage, AK 99503, from Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Anchorage, AK Commercial Real Estate for Sale and Lease
In terms of number and variety of options, Anchorage is the best place to find commercial properties in Alaska. The city offers hundreds of listings of all types of commercial real estate for sale and lease.
The most abundant types of commercial properties in Anchorage include: Class A, Class B, and Class C office buildings, multi-family buildings, retail centers and restaurant space, and industrial warehouses. There are numerous locations throughout the city for your needs.
Anchorage offers several incentives and financing options to businesses looking to relocate in the city, as well as low taxes. The city’s skilled, educated, and experienced workforce is ready to provide your need for expert labor and services.
Blessed with natural resources and a great location that puts it at the center of almost 90% of the world’s industrialized areas, Anchorage is a city that’s filled with opportunities for local and international businesses and investors.
The largest economic sectors in the city include tourism, resource extraction, transportation, military, and municipal, state, and local government.
Despite oil and petroleum being a big part of its growth, Anchorage benefits from a diverse mix of industries that have enabled it to weather recent financial turmoil better than most cities and states in the lower 48.
Aside from numerous local businesses, Anchorage is also home to the corporate and regional headquarters of several major multinational companies (mostly involved in the energy industry) including ConocoPhillips Alaska, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, CH2M Hill, BP, and more.