Investing in Coquitlam, British Columbia

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Overview

Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Regional District:  Greater Vancouver

The City of Coquitlam—a vibrant, diverse and growing community with a population of 141,000—is strategically situated in the heart of Metro Vancouver. Coquitlam’s proximity to Vancouver, access to markets, transportation and housing options, recreation opportunities, highly educated labour force, open and accessible local government and innovative business community are some of the factors that are driving economic growth. The major sectors are: technology; professional services; retail/wholesale trade; manufacturing; public administration; transportation; construction and tourism.

http://www.coquitlam.ca/

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Community Size: 34.65 km²

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Recent opportunities in the area

Alran-cross-laminated-timber

Vancouver, BC
A small business manufacturing opportunity in Cross Laminated Timber or “CLT”, a cost-competitive, strong, light, multi-layer, wood building panel system, the preferable sustainable building material of the 21st century. CLT demand is estimated to grow to 1.2 to 3.6 million m3/yr. at 5 to 15% market... continue

Kids Cafe with Indoor Play Area is a business for sale in BC.

Kids Cafe with Indoor Play Area

Coquitlam, Coquitlam, BC
Indoor playground @ cafe for kids in Henderson Place Mall, downtown Coquitlam. - A very secure, friendly @ fun place for kids and young parents, serving verity of light foods and hot/ cold drinks; coffee, bubble teas, smoothies, sandwiches, panini, waffles, etc. - 1280 sqft safe @ bright corner unit... continue

Unit 3 1301 Ketch Court is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

5 - Unit 3 1301 Ketch Court

1301 Ketch Ct, Coquitlam, BC, V3K 6X7
The subject property is located just east of Clipper Street and south of the main stretch of United Boulevard. This location continues to benefi t from major infrastructure improvements being made to the local highway network such as upgrades to the Lougheed Highway.... continue

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Strong economy attracts Korean bank to B.C.

A leading Korean bank has established its first Western Canadian branch in Metro Vancouver, demonstrating the financial sector’s confidence in British Columbia’s strong economy.Shinhan Bank, a large-scale Korean financial institution with operations in key markets around the world... 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

 
 
Windset Farms Brings B.C. Freshness to Asian Markets

Having made a name for themselves locally as fresh, quality producers of British Columbia-grown produce, Windset Farms is now setting its sights on key markets in Asia. Windset Farms has been delivering fresh produce for more than two decades, growing into one of North America’s most... continue