Investing in Vancouver, British Columbia

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Overview

Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

Regional District:  Greater Vancouver

Creative, intelligent, highly skilled people from all over the world. A welcoming, cosmopolitan lifestyle. A wealth of activities at your doorstep. A thriving, entrepreneurial business environment. This is Vancouver. One of the most dynamic and diverse economies in North America. A setting of majestic beauty. An enviable climate. Unsurpassed quality of life. No wonder Vancouver is a magnet f... Read More

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Community Size: 137.08 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

Animation Studio

8650 Cinnamon Dr, Burnaby, BC
Arcanamation is a full-scale animation studio with the creative and production capabilities to create high-quality branded entertainment with a focus on original content. Arcana creates feature-length computer-generated films that transcend age, gender and cultural boundaries, delivering new charact... continue

Opportunity to own your very own grocery store located near Hastings & Nanaimo. is a business for sale in BC.

Opportunity to own your very own grocery store located near Hastings & Nanaimo.

E Hasting, Vancouver, BC
Opportunity to own your very own grocery store located near Hastings @ Nanaimo.@Great income generating business in a high traffic area. 3500 sqft spacious retail area. Revenues from fresh vegetables, fruits, groceries and confectionery area.Asking price: $200,000.Please do not disturb staff and own... continue


201 - 126 West 3rd Avenue

126 W 3rd Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5Y 1E9
Interior improvements with a mix of offices, boardrooms, and open area configuration ready for new finishes. High speed fibre optic internet to the building. South and north facing windows provide abundant natural light. Three (3) underground stalls @ $160 per stall/month + applicable taxes.... 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

 
 
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

 
 
Trade Missions Help Langara Attract Students

Vancouver, British Columbia’s Langara College has experienced a surge of international students from India in recent years attributed to the institution’s specific focus on the market and their participation in recent B.C. government trade missions.   The college has a... continue