Investing in Burnaby, British Columbia



Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Regional District:  Greater Vancouver

Burnaby is a great place to live, learn, work and play. As the city grows, it is committed to remaining a livable, vibrant and sustainable community. Burnaby’s community is engaged, its economy is robust and its long-standing respect for the natural environment is apparent everywhere.


Community Size: 96.35 km²

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Food Franchise Resale -  Top Mall Food Court is a business for sale in BC.

Food Franchise Resale - Top Mall Food Court

4820 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC
This listing is for 2 units of a franchise restaurant located in mall food courts in lower mainland. It’s a highly profitable business and is priced to sell soon. For further information you will be required to fill NDA.@... continue

Big Bend Crossing is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

100 - Big Bend Crossing

5771 Marine Way, Burnaby, BC, V5J 0A6
Beautiful store front in the corner lot with a loading bay on the back. A ramp next to this retail unit. Easier for anyone to access this unit.... continue

Profitable Cash Flowing Flooring Company in Burnaby , BC is a business for sale in BC.

Profitable Cash Flowing Flooring Company in Burnaby , BC

9292 CONFIDENTIAL, Burnaby, BC
Synopsis Multiple Realty is proud to present this amazing cash-flowing business with a@proven business model that minimizes inventory and equipment in an industry which are infamous risk in this industry. Established in 2015, The company have been rigorously tested and tweaked to become a cash print... continue

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Nano-Lit Technologies: Advancing the Future of Lighting

Nano-Lit Technologies has embraced the importance of natural light in health and wellbeing, by developing quantum dot LED lighting fixtures with technology that mimics the highly saturated colours of sunlight. Nano-Lit delivers sunlight on demand by emulating the sun from sunrise to sunset... continue

British Columbia’s Mythical City Games Partners with Hypereal VR in China

Virtual reality, altered reality and video gaming are big business in British Columbia, and local companies have been attracting partnerships and investment from compatible international enterprises. It’s easy for businesses here to collaborate with Asian businesses because of frequent... continue

Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners Goes for Gold in Beijing

Whistler, British Columbia is known as a world–class ski resort and one of the host cities for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games, but it is also now being recognized as home to one of the world’s preeminent resort planners.Ecosign Mountain Resort Planners has designed resorts and... continue