Investing in Ladysmith, British Columbia



Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Cowichan Valley

Nestled on the eastern shores of spectacular Vancouver Island, the Town of Ladysmith features all the warmth and charm of small town living with a full range of services and amenities. Ladysmith is a growing community (population 7,921 in 2011) located just 88 km (55 miles) north of Victoria and 23 km (14 km) south of Nanaimo.

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Community Size: 14.86 km²

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Mixed-Use Property is a business for sale in BC.

Mixed-Use Property

10860 Chemainus Road, Ladysmith, BC
Excellent, cash flow producing, mixed use site with a lot size of 2.52 acres. Currently, the site consists of 15 mobile home pads, one (rentable) single - family dwelling, and a 4,600 sq. ft, commercial building (leased to the Saltair Food Market). The lot is currently zoned C -2 General Commercial ... continue

412 1st Avenue is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

412 1st Avenue

412 1st Avenue, Ladysmith, BC, V9G
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Bayview Framing & Art is a business for sale in BC.

Bayview Framing & Art

421 First Avenue, Ladysmith, BC, Ladysmith, BC
Established, growing, profitable custom picture framing shop and gallery, open since 2000 in the heritage-rich community of Ladysmith on Vancouver Island, BC. Located on First Avenue, named "Greatest Street in Canada" @in 2017, where there is strong heritage redevelopment occurring. Business operate... continue

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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

TREK Wildland Services brings fire control expertise to Indonesia

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