Prince George and Central BCEconomic Outlook, Demographics, Investment News
Prince George Overview
Prince George is situated in central BC and is a one hour flight from Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton making it easy to travel for leisure or business. With a population of close to 80,000, Prince George and it’s surrounding areas, offer a variety of investment opportunities in commercial real estate. There is a strong economy and continued growth in several key sectors. The area offers a range of commercial development opportunities with it’s locations for retailers, transportation with road and rail and a large inventory of light to heavy industrial land. Our industrial land offers many opportunities for manufacturers wanting to be along the Northwest Transportation Corridor. With support from the forest and mining resources, the area is a service hub for natural resources, construction and other sector activities.
British Columbia’s competitive taxes and the stable and well-regulated financial system attract investment from around the world. The provincial tax credits, exemptions and deductions help businesses invest and innovate. These are even more reasons to operate a business in Prince George.
With the British Columbian government a signatory to international and domestic agreements, these agreements are designed to reduce or eliminate barriers to trade. When investing in Prince George, these trade agreements provide preferential market access that make it easier and more efficient to do business.
Commercial real estate in Prince George is moving faster than ever before. Darcy and Denise have years of experience and regularly canvas the region to keep up-to-date with the latest developments. Their expertise can help you sell a building or help find your perfect location.
Multi-Family Housing Incentives The City of Prince George offers an incentive program for multi-family housing located in key growth areas that incorporates adaptable housing standards into 50 per cent of the units. The program offers tax...read more
2 Apartment Buildings ~ 14 Units Total 1621-1699 Ingledew Street ~ Prince George, BC Parkview Apartments in downtown Prince George--a turnkey investment, with buildings that have been well maintained through the years. New roofs and exterior surfaces, and fully...read more
It really should come as no surprise that biodiversity is such a strong industry in Prince George. This makes it the ideal place for the forest industry, eco-tourists, and more. Darcy and Denise would love to show you just how to set up shop in...read more
The time is now to start that new commercial venture you have always dreamed of a new report published by the CBRE Canada shows confidence in the commercial job market and an uptick in the numbers. If you are willing to take the commercial real...read more
Have you considered buying a multi-family building as an investment? There are a lot of opportunities around BC and you can find some amazing listings on our site. As an investment, the multi-family homes make a lot of sense. Pierre-Paul Turgeon from...read more
This article is a year old but we are on track in Prince George to continue strong growth! Private-sector construction in Prince George hit a record-setting high over the course of 2016. “According to our digital records at city hall, which go back to 1990, 2016 was a...read more
When it comes to opportunities for businesses in BC to expand or start out, Prince George speaks for itself. It is the supply and service centre for nearly 320,000 people, and for millions of dollars worth of projects planned or already underway in Northern BC. The...read more
Demand for modular homes is booming in B.C. as first-time homebuyers and downsizers increasingly embrace this affordable construction method.read more
Northern Development Initiatives Trust has released its annual “State of the North” economic update, looking at the past year in the region and a prediction of things to come this year.read more
The Prince George Chamber of Commerce is pleased with the province’s decision to proceed with the Site C Project; small and medium size businesses in Prince George and the region will benefit from the economic impactread more