Investing in Surrey, British Columbia

Overview

Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Regional District:  Greater Vancouver

Surrey’s fast-growing and culturally diverse population, combined with our enviable Pacific Rim location for international trade to Asia and the United States, delivers substantial business opportunities. For the fifth year in a row, the Real Estate Investment Network has named Surrey the best place in British Columbia to invest. Surrey is a member municipality of Metro Vancouver, the governing body of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. It is the province's second-largest city by population after the city of Vancouver. It is expected that Surrey will surpass Vancouver's population within the next ten years, making it a good time to invest in Surrey.

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Community Size: 364.76 km²

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Dry Cleaning Business perfect for immigration opportunity is a business for sale in BC.

Dry Cleaning Business perfect for immigration opportunity

19390 68 Ave #101, Surrey, BC
Neighborhood dry cleaner and route that has built an excellent reputation for the past 9 years for delivering high-quality cleaning services. Over the years the owner has built a steady and loyal local customer base with essentially no advertising. Business is situated in a strip mall on a busy main... continue

6678 152 Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

103 - 6678 152 Street

6678 152 Street, Surrey, BC, V3S 3L4
Hyland Square is located within the Sullivan Industrial Park and within close proximity to the major thoroughfares including Highway 10 (56th Avenue), Pacific Highway (176th Street) and Trans-Canada Highway, providing easy access to all municipalities of Metro Vancouver and the U.S. Border.... continue

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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

 
 
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