Region: Vancouver Island and Coast
Regional District: Capital
Victoria has a wealth of natural and man-made riches, including stunning heritage architecture, ocean views and mountain vistas. It is this rare juxtaposition of heritage charm, scenic backdrop and modern city-scape that makes Victoria one of the most uniquely special places in Canada. The city's diverse economy and wide range of industry makes investing in Victoria an attractive busines... Read More
Victoria has a wealth of natural and man-made riches, including stunning heritage architecture, ocean views and mountain vistas. It is this rare juxtaposition of heritage charm, scenic backdrop and modern city-scape that makes Victoria one of the most uniquely special places in Canada. The city's diverse economy and wide range of industry makes investing in Victoria an attractive business opportunity.
Victoria at a glance:
Serves as the metropolitan core for a region of 360,000
Capital City of British Columbia
Incorporated on August 2, 1862
Over 3 million visitors annually
Average of 2,183 hours of sunshine each year
Average rainfall is 66.5 centimetres per year
1,600 signature hanging baskets displayed each summer
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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).
1834 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, BC
Looking for an opportunity to start your own business or add a niche market to your existing (construction/reno) business? The garage transformation market is the hottest market in the home improvement sector right now.@
Park Place Garage Co. is leading the way in a rapidly growing sector in home im...
733 Johnson St, Victoria, BC, V8W 3C7
Maynard Court is located in the heart of downtown Victoria on Johnson Street, halfway between Douglas and Blanshard Streets and fronted by Odeon Alley. It is a key location in the Central Business District and steps away from the Lower Johnson Shopping District. This property is surrounded by charac...
1971 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, BC
Well established Good Earth Village Walk location is up for sale. Located on the Oak Bay Avenue, next to Oak Bay Village. Build in a corner of a brand new high end residential building (2014) with full windows on both sides. Customer parking offered on the back of the building, neighboring businesse...
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
British Columbia’s expertise in managing forest fires has led a B.C. company to win a contract to train workers in fire-plagued parts of Indonesia. TREK Wildland Services has trained 400 Indonesians in Sumatra and East Kalimantan to fight out-of-control forest fires using the Incident... continue
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The trade mission to Korea and Japan in March 2019, led by Bruce Ralston, Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology, and George Chow, Minister of Stat...
British Columbia’s attractive natural landscape and culturally diverse population are enticing for tech talent. World-class educational insti...
British Columbia’s creative industry is well established, with world-class film, television, visual effects, animation and post-production co...
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