Investing in BC's Sunshine Coast Regional District



Region:  Lower Mainland/Southwest

The Sunshine Coast Regional District of British Columbia is located on the southern mainland coast, across Georgia Strait from Vancouver Island. It borders on the Powell River Regional District to the north, the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District to the east, and, across Howe Sound, the Metro Vancouver District to the south. The regional district offices are located in the District Municipa... Read More


Community Size: 5,166.76 km²

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Motorcycle Repair Shop is a business for sale in BC.

Motorcycle Repair Shop

Thriving motorcycle repair shop with a great track record, steadily increasing revenues, and almost no competition, specializing in V-twins.@ Perfect turnkey opportunity for another passionate owner to take it to the next level.@ Owner operator will train and buyer can start making money right away.... continue

5883 Cowrie Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

5883 Cowrie Street

5883 Cowrie Street, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A7
5883 Cowrie Street Sechelt opportunity - 21 Unit TH Development Shovel ready $3.675M ($175K/unit). The property is not officially on the market. Out of 21 units 8 units are town houses exactly like the 8 that are already built, the other 13 units are condominium units. Sale prices are expected to be... continue

Tsain-Ko Village Shopping Centre is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Tsain-Ko Village Shopping Centre

5500 Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A2
The subject property is well located on the eastern edge of Sechelt on the Sunshine Coast Highway. Sechelt is the urban centre of the Sunshine Coast in the Heart of Shishalh Nation Lands, and draws residents and tourists from around the region for all their shopping and service needs. Tsain-Ko Villa... continue

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Tafi Expands to British Columbia

Tafi is a leading tech company from the United States that specializes in creating personalized digital avatars. Earlier this year, Tafi successfully opened its Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.) office, with plans to double its staff in Canada by the end of 2022. The B.C. office will focus... continue

Atomhawk Expanding its Studio in B.C.

Atomhawk Design is an art studio that services the gaming industry, founded in Newcastle, United Kingdom, in 2009. It is established as one of the original and leading external art development partners. In 2017, Atomhawk decided to open a studio in Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.). This move... continue

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