A picture of the Town of Smithers.


Lending guidelines for Smithers, British Columbia

Our Maximum Loan To Value
2021 Population
Land Area
15.26 KmĀ²
2016 > 2021 Growth

If you're looking for a small town with a big heart, you'll love Smithers in British Columbia's Bulkley-Nechako region. With a population of just over 5,000 people, Smithers is the perfect place to enjoy a slower pace of life. The town is surrounded by stunning natural scenery, including mountains, lakes, and forests, so you'll never run out of things to do. And, because Smithers is such a friendly place, you'll quickly feel like part of the community. Smithers is a snowy town in the winter, it sees more snow than rain and warm summer nights hovering around 20 degrees Celsius. Smithers has at least five community parks, three soccer fields, and a tennis court. Connecting neighbourhoods, parks and the community is a 13 kilometre perimeter trail. Smithers promotes the idea of biking around town as the cleanest and most energy efficient mode of transportation. Alpine Al is a symbol through out the town, you can spot the statue at the entrance to main street and on many buildings. Music festivals, Fall Fairs, derbies and community BBQs brings the community together. Explore the abended mine shafts, old mining roads, and ghost towns that tell a story of years long ago. Residents of Smithers are referred to as Smitherenes, they are passionate about the mountains, the rivers, work in forestry or the railroad or run a family farm. Will you be a Smithereen?

Tekamar Mortgage Fund will lend in Smithers. Depending on borrower strength and property marketability, all of our mortgage products (refinances, purchase, debt consolidation etc.) are available here. You can see them on our mortgage products page. The most we will lend to in Smithers is 65.0%.