Investing in Coquitlam, British Columbia



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.


Community Size: 34.65 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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Recent opportunities in the area

West Wood Organic Grocery

2307 47th Ave, Vancouver, BC
The store is located in an affluent area, Kerrisdale in Vancouver where young Chinese family population is growing, yet not enough businesses to service them. Currently the store features unique specialty organic produce items and local culinary products. Its floor space can easily display multiple ... 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

CMPNY COWORKING is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.


3007 Glen Dr, Coquitlam, BC, V3B
CMPNY Coquitlam has a number of turn key offices starting at $1000 for a 2 person office right up to $5600 for an 8 person office. With wifi, coffee/tea, security, front desk, meeting rooms and 24 hour access its the perfect place to call home for your business. Minimum leases of 6 months.... continue

Success Stories

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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

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

B.C. becomes newest location for New York-based WeWork

A New York-based company that provides shared office space for tech startups and freelancers will attract up to 1,500 clients when it opens a new space in downtown Vancouver, strengthening British Columbia’s position as an emerging global tech hub.WeWork provides entrepreneurs, small... continue