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

The BC Economic Atlas provides an intuitive way to gain a better understanding of B.C.’s vibrant economy and diverse communities by making information available from thousands of data sources through the use of interactive maps. This information can be used for opportunity identification and business case analysis by site selectors and corporate investors.

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Paving Company in Burnaby for Sale is a business for sale in BC.

Paving Company in Burnaby for Sale

Burnaby, BC
@Business TypeConstructionPrice$550,000Real Estate IncludedNoReal Estate Value$Revenue$652,000Cash Flow$207,000Years in Business4Is Inventory IncludedYesInventoryCall for detailsType of SaleShareBusiness DescriptionBurnaby based paving company (operating since 2017) for sale as owner's family is ret... continue

3999 Hastings Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

3999 Hastings Street

3999 Hastings Street, Burnaby, BC, V5C 2H8
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7818 6th St is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

304B - 7818 6th St

7818 6th St, Burnaby, BC, V3N 4N8
- Excellent glazing providing an abundance of natural light - Common area lobby with elevator access - HVAC system throughout - Male and Female washrooms on each floor - Private offices - Updated T-bar and lighting systems - Coffee bar and sink... continue

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Vaudeville Sound Opens New Studio in British Columbia

British Columbia boasts a range of opportunities in film, television, game development and virtual and altered reality. It’s what made Vancouver the ideal location for Vaudeville Studio’s new Canadian studio. Vaudeville’s U.K. and U.S. post audio studios are based out of London... continue

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