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Starting a business in Hope, BC, can offer a blend of natural beauty, community support, and strategic advantages that can be attractive for entrepreneurs looking for a unique and promising location.

Hope is growing and this is your opportunity to become part of that growth.  Starting a business can be an incredibly rewarding journey that offers you the opportunity to pursue your passions, create something meaningful, and make a positive impact on the world. As an entrepreneur, you have the freedom to be your own boss, set your own schedule, and chart your own course. Building a business allows you to challenge yourself, learn new skills, and grow both personally and professionally. Moreover, by starting a business, you can contribute to your community, create jobs, and help drive economic growth.

Hope, B.C. plays a significant role in the economic stimulus of the Province of British Columbia.  It is a junction for highways 1, 3, 5, and 7. Hope is at the eastern point of the Fraser Valley and is less than a 2-hour drive from Metro Vancouver. Hope’s key location paired with highly affordable real estate makes it ideal for business investment, residents and remote workers. The District of Hope is recognized for its competitive municipal development costs and quick processing times for development permits and licenses.  This strength encourages progressive growth in the community.

Hope and the Fraser Valley house a substantial labor force. Additionally, the District of Hope continues to see exponential growth in population resulting in advancement of infrastructure and operating capacity. Hope is equipped with high-speed Fibre Optic internet which offers the advantage of high download speeds, symmetrical upload speeds, reliability, and scalability. The community is home to more than 400 diverse businesses. The Hope Business and Development Society continues to work to support multiple industries such as transportation, agriculture, accommodation, film, tourism and more.

As more businesses choose to invest in Hope and discover the community’s support and exceptional quality of life, they find that there are many reasons to be #ProudToInvestInHopeBC.

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