Investing in BC's Capital Regional District



Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

The Capital Regional District (CRD) is a local government administrative district encompassing the southern tip of Vancouver Island and the southern Gulf Islands in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The CRD is one of several regional districts in British Columbia and had an official population of 359,991 as of the Canada 2011 Census.[1]

The CRD encompasses the thirteen munic... Read More


Community Size: 4,487.85 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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Recent opportunities in the area - Excellent Turnkey Business Opportunity! is a business for sale in BC. - Excellent Turnkey Business Opportunity!

4946 Del Monte Avenue, Victoria, BC
An incredible opportunity to own a very stable and profitable online business with strong opportunities for growth and increased income potential.@ Established websites and associated business included in the package: • • • • Plus 135 Doma... continue

1820 Oak Bay Ave is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

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1820 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, BC, V8R 1B9
Opportunity to sublease turnkey office space on Oak Bay Avenue. The space benefits from proximity to numerous amenities, a quiet professional atmosphere, and a central location near the border of Oak Bay and Victoria.... continue

Profitable Moving & Storage Company is a business for sale in BC.

Profitable Moving & Storage Company

Victoria, Victoria, BC
Opportunity to purchase an established moving and storage company located in Victoria BC. This business has been in operation for over 26 years, is a member of @the Better Business Bureau, with many happy customer earning 5 star ratings.This business generates ~$500,000 in gross revenue per year pri... continue

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Brazilian Tech Company Drawn to British Columbia

A Brazilian software development company has found the ideal location for expanding its operations – in Victoria, British Columbia. Founded in 2004, Daitan serves a global client base from multiple locations, including Campinas, Brazil and San Ramon, California. Now, the company has... continue

B.C. Cleantech Company Drives Fuel Efficiency in Trucking Industry

Sidney, B.C.-based Empire Hydrogen Energy Systems Inc. is sparking interest and sales in North American trucking fleets. The company’s innovative new fuel enhancement system allows large diesel engines to burn fuel 10-25% more efficiently.   The system consists of a small box of... continue