Investing in Cumberland, British Columbia



Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Comox Valley

Cumberland is a town in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, CanadaThe village was originally named Union, British Columbia after the Union Coal Company, which was in turn named in honour of the 1871 union of British Columbia with Canada. Once a coal mining city, Cumberland is climbing to its feet and putting on new duds as niche community and dynamic tourist destinatio... Read More


Community Size: 30.19 km²

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Operating Gravel Pit is a business for sale in BC.

Operating Gravel Pit

8560 Island Hwy S, Fanny Bay, BC
Operating gravel pit, comes with Mark II Screener, conveyor and 966 Loader. There is a good amount of screened material ready to go. This is a share sale.@Selling the business together with 3 bed, 3 bath house and over height shop.@Approximately 10 plus acres, comprising 3.4 acres Freehold and the r... continue

470 Puntledge Rd is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

230 - 470 Puntledge Rd

470 Puntledge Rd, Courtenay, BC, V9N 3R1
A fantastic opportunity for your business to join an established group of professional tenants in the Northgate Plaza Offers high visibility, excellent access, a central location across from Superstore and a short distance to downtown Courtenay Unit 230 is 1,500 sq ft Close to many re... continue

Driftwood Mall is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Driftwood Mall

2751 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, BC, V9N 2L8
Driftwood Mall is located in the City of Courtenay, British Columbia, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, a 1-hour drive north of Nanaimo, and 2.5 hours north of Victoria.... 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