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Business Startup Resources

Open a business in Truckee, California to make your dream of living and working in a mountain town a reality. Truckee offers both growth and innovation opportunities with new commercial buildings and new commercial development projects that are available to buy or rent. Learn how the Truckee Chamber of Commerce can help get your business started and become a success in town. 

Get Started

There are three easy steps to getting started with a business that requires physical space in Truckee

(1) Find the perfect location.

(2) Submit your business idea using the Town of Truckee's Online Startup Tool. 

(3) Get connected and all of the resources you need. 

(4) Read how the Sierra Business Development Center (SBDC) located in Truckee can help your business or idea start, grow, and thrive.

Find a Location or Business for Sale

Commercial Real Estate

50 Trimont Ln.-Human Resources Building
Truckee, CA 96161
40200 Truckee Airport Rd., Ste. 2
Truckee, CA 96161
Do you want to know what your business is worth? Do you want to buy or sell a business? The answer is simple, Call BOB!
11836 Donner Pass Rd.
Truckee, CA 96161
10015 Palisades Dr., Ste. #10
Truckee, CA 96161
PO Box 5157
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Pioneer Commerce Center
Truckee's largest mixed use commercial business center.
11050 Pioneer Trail, Ste.100
Truckee, CA 96161
Airport Business Park
12242 Business Park Dr., #1
Truckee, CA 96161

Use the Online Startup Tool

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Use the official Town of Truckee online startup tool located on the homepage of to understand your next steps. OpenCounter asks the right questions, in the right order, so new business owners can see the requirements, fees, and processing time that may apply to their business idea, planned use and location.

Most importantly, you’ll want to join the Chamber, get your business on Google Places and on Be sure to use reputable local Chamber Members for everything you need from photography, signage, accounting, web site development, and more. Get business startup resources


To get help about how to start a business in Truckee contact Jessica Carr at the Sierra Business Council for additional assistance. Be sure tell them that the Truckee Chamber of Commerce referred you.  


10183 Truckee Airport Rd.
Truckee, CA