victoria BUSINESS NEWS

CHIMS MOTEL CELEBRATING GRAND OPENING MARCH 1

Advertising Feature PORT ALBERNI - CHIMS Motel is thrilled to announce its Grand Opening on Friday March 1st from11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Port Alberni. We invite the public and honoured guests to...

BCREA: AVERAGE RESIDENTIAL PRICES UP JANUARY

BRITISH COLUMBIA - The British Columbia Real Estate Association (BCREA) reports that a total of 3,979 residential unit sales were recorded in Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) systems in January...

UNFAIR PROPERTY TAXES CONTINUE TO HURT BC BUSINESSES

Businesses Pay Almost Triple The Amount Of Property Taxes That Residents Pay   BRITISH COLUMBIA – According to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business’ (CFIB’s) latest BC 2024 Property Tax...

PROVINCE HONOURS ENGINEERS FOR TRANSPORTATION WORK

BRITISH COLUMBIA – Winners were announced at the BC Transportation Conference for the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies –  British Columbia, held in Vancouver on Thursday, Feb. 15,...

MOVERS & SHAKERS VICTORIA FOR FEBRUARY 20, 2024

News Impacting Southern Vancouver Island Business VICTORIA Krista Bourgeois marks her 15th anniversary at Acera Insurance, formerly known as Megson FitzPatrick Insurance. Ben Bechtel recently joined...

ACCELERATING HOME CONSTRUCTION ON VANCOUVER ISLAND

VANCOUVER ISLAND - The Government of Canada, along with the City of Victoria, the City of Campbell River and the Town of Comox, has jointly announced an agreement aimed at expediting the...

SEWER SYSTEM TRANSFORMATION FOR OAK BAY

VICTORIA -  Stormwater and wastewater infrastructure in Oak Bay will undergo significant upgrades thanks to a combined investment of more than $8.8 million from the federal and provincial...

CANADIAN HOME SALES SHOWING SIGNS OF RECOVERY

OTTAWA - Following a weak second half of 2023, home sales over the last two months are showing signs of recovery, according to the latest data from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA). Home...