Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Nunastar is one of the leading residential and commercial real estate companies in Canada’s North.
For over 40 years, Nunastar has played a key role shaping Iqaluit real estate as both developer and property management company behind the Astro Hill development.
Nunastar manages over 369 residential apartment units and townhomes, including the 6-Storey and 8-Storey apartment buildings at Astro Hill Centre, and ten apartment buildings and townhomes in Astro Hill Landing (formerly Creekside Village). Future residential development projects will include the construction of new loft-style apartments at Astro Hill Centre and a new mixed use commercial and residential building in Astro Hill Landing on Queen Elizabeth Way.
Nunastar’s commercial holdings in Iqaluit real estate include 10,000 sq. ft. of retail space in Astro Hill Centre, which houses a 95-room hotel, a new full-service conference centre, a fitness centre, a movie theatre, three restaurants, a convenience store and Government of Nunavut offices.
See Nunastar’s involvement with the community here.
Nunastar Properties also owns and operates:
The Frobisher Inn – Iqaluit, Nunavut
The Frobisher Inn | The Frobisher Inn Conference Centre | The Frob Kitchen & Eatery | The Storehouse Bar & Grill | Caribrew Cafe
The Explorer Hotel – Yellowknife NWT
The Explorer Hotel is the pre-eminent full-service business hotel in Yellowknife, NWT. At 259 rooms, it is the largest hotel in Yellowknife. The Explorer is home to the largest full-service banquet facilities in the North (with a 350 person capacity), a full-service restaurant, and a lounge.
Nunastar Properties Inc. is part of the Touchstone Holdings group of companies – a privately held Canadian corporation focused on investment and asset management. For over 45 years, Touchstone Holdings Ltd. has built its business as an owner and operator of alternative assets, including real estate, oil & gas and private equity. Touchstone is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta.