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

Heritage Gateway II is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

103 - Heritage Gateway II

437 Fitzwilliam St, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3A9
Great unit presently used for a therapists office. Would be a fantastic location for a hair salon. Large open space with some storage. Has A/C unit. Will be available for Nov 1. Lovely, inviting entrance area outside. It is a wheel chair friendly unit.... continue

5190 Dublin Way is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

203 - 5190 Dublin Way

5190 Dublin Way, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 0H2
A rare opportunity to lease second floor office space in a modern building in popular North Nanaimo! Ideally located on Dublin Way in the Metral Drive area of north Nanaimo, the building is surrounded by new development. The 1,015 square foot unit has plenty of natural light and a modern design.... 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