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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Recent opportunities in the area
Auto Repair Business is a business for sale in BC.

Auto Repair Business

19 - 1343 Alberni Hwy, Parksville, BC
@Automotive repair "business" for sale. Thriving business with excellent profits and a great reputation. This shop is a a 4-5 bay set up, with 4 hoists and loads of great equipment. Lots of great clientele. This business has been operating for about 30 plus years. Parksville Car Clinic is owned and ... continue

3064 Barons Road is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

A - 3064 Barons Road

3064 Barons Road, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 4B5
Industrial Space Located Close to Country Club Mall, approximately 2,000 square foot Warehouse space and approximately 760 square foot Office area. The Warehouse is accessed through a 9.5 foot by 9.5 foot roll up door. The office space is located at the front of the building with access to lots of n... continue

Excavation Civil Construction Company for sale is a business for sale in BC.

Excavation Civil Construction Company for sale

Courtenay, BC
Excavation Civil Construction Company.An Excavation Civil Construction company located in the Okanagan that specialize in water and sewer construction works. Their main clientele are cities or districts of City of Kelowna, City of Vernon, Regional District of North Okanagan, and City of West Kelowna... 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, Daitanserves 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