Investing in BC's Greater Vancouver Regional District

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Overview

Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Metro Vancouver is a partnership of 21 municipalities, one Electoral Area and one Treaty First Nation that collaboratively plans for and delivers regional-scale services. Its core services are drinking water, wastewater treatment and solid waste management. Metro Vancouver also regulates air quality, plans for urban growth, manages a regional parks system and provides affordable housing. The... Read More

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Community Size: 4,063.37 km²

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NOTE: Driving distances are measured using the road/ferry network starting with a key point in a community (e.g main office address).

 

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Wood Manufacturing & Assembly Business For Sale is a business for sale in BC.

Wood Manufacturing & Assembly Business For Sale

973, Langley, BC
This well established wood manufacturing and assembly company is located in Aldergrove, BC on 1 acre of land. With all equipment included in the price, and the landlord willing to sign a long term lease to the new owners, this business is a great way to get into the manufacturing industry.**This lis... continue

904 Sherwood Avenue is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

904 Sherwood Avenue

904 Sherwood Avenue, Coquitlam, BC, V3K 1A6
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106/107 - Campbell Heights South Business Centre

19298 21 Ave, Surrey, BC, V3Z 3M3
• One (1) dock and one (1) grade loading doors • 26’ clear ceiling height • Quality tilt up construction designed and built by Teck Construction • Attractive functional design with an abundance of windows and natural light • 100amp/347/600v 3-phase p... continue

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