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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NOTE: Driving distances are measured using the road/ferry network starting with a key point in a community (e.g main office address).



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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

1032 Seamount Way is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Warehouse - 1032 Seamount Way

1032 Seamount Way, Gibsons, BC, V0N 1V7
This fantastic warehouse and office space is located in upper Gibsons. There is 2025 square feet of warehouse space and 385 square feet of office space. Available June 1st for $21/sq. ft. $4217.50 per month. Tenant will be responsible for hydro, natural gas and water. Call us today to schedule a sho... continue

1032 Seamount Way is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

B - 1032 Seamount Way

1032 Seamount Way, Gibsons, BC, V0N 1V7
This office space is located in upper Gibsons. Great built in storage and only $550/m. all inclusive. Available now. Contact us today to schedule a viewing.... continue

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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

Nano-Lit Technologies: Advancing the Future of Lighting

Nano-Lit Technologies has embraced the importance of natural light in health and wellbeing, by developing quantum dot LED lighting fixtures with technology that mimics the highly saturated colours of sunlight. Nano-Lit delivers sunlight on demand by emulating the sun from sunrise to sunset... 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