Investing in Nanaimo, British Columbia

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Overview

Region:  Vancouver Island and Coast

Regional District:  Nanaimo

Nestled between the mountains and the ocean Nanaimo is a 20 minute flight from downtown Vancouver or a 1.35 hour ferry ride. The economic hub of  Central and North Vancouver Island, Nanaimo boasts both a vibrant business community and exceptional quality of life.

Businesses choose to locate in Nanaimo because of the cost efficiencies and a complete range of telecommunicat... Read More

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Community Size: 122.19 km²

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Automotive Business with Building is a business for sale in BC.

Automotive Business with Building

501 Stanford Ave E, Parksville, BC
Established automotive repair, maintenance @ restoration@business.Sussex Automotive Ltd. is a successful company which has@established an enviable reputation on Vancouver Island for the past 13 years, by applying an honest and customer friendly approach to service and restoration of cars@from many e... continue

238 Franklyn Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

B - 238 Franklyn Street

238 Franklyn Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2X4
Cardea is a fresh new addition to Downtown Nanaimo with 46 rental apartments above three commercial lease units Central location directly across from City Hall with excellent street presence New concrete construction, large windows and energy efficient HVAC Tall ceiling height allows addit... continue

238 Franklyn Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

C - 238 Franklyn Street

238 Franklyn Street, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2X4
Cardea is a fresh new addition to Downtown Nanaimo with 46 rental apartments above three commercial lease units Central location directly across from City Hall with excellent street presence New concrete construction, large windows and energy efficient HVAC Tall ceiling height allows addit... continue

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CrowdEmotion Opens Victoria Office

CrowdEmotion is a London based human artificial intelligence (AI) company that enables individuals and organisations to safely read body language through their everyday devices to measure, model and simulate human experiences. It has established an office in Victoria, British Columbia (B.C... continue

 
 
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