Business development Vancouver

AGM 2019

Members are invited to join us on Tuesday, June 18 for our 2019 Annual General Meeting and Awards Ceremony.

Definitely Dali 2019 Exhibition

We are happy to announce that the annual Definitely Dali Exhibition has just opened. Our two stunning, large-scale sculptures – Dalinian Dancer and Space Venus – are being exhibited in the Vancouver Downtown core. We…

Granville Spotlight – Hotel Belmont

Hotel Belmont ushers in a new era for Granville Street. We checked in with the General Manager, Jeff Leung to get the details on the fully renovated hotel and bars. The building has undergone extensive…

Little Free Libraries

Take a book, leave a book. Did you know that downtown Vancouver is home to 7 Little Free Libraries? Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that provides neighbourhood book exchanges where everyone is invited…

Garage 529

Keep your bikes safe in the 529 Garage – the largest community-powered bike recovery service. The Downtown Safety Ambassadors, in partnership with Hub Cycling and Garage 529, have been hard at work protecting users bikes…

Regulation Redesign presents… new zoning web pages!

Regulation Redesign presents… new zoning web pages! On May 15, 2019 staff presented City Council with a project update and some proposed amendments to create a more user-friendly and up-to-date Zoning and Development By-law and…


The DVBIA’s 2019 AGM is on June 18. Below you will find event details and the AGM information kit. The following material will be provided here in a downloadable format to prepare you for this…

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State of Downtown Event

On June 18th, the DVBIA will release its first annual State of Downtown report.

Development companies Vancouver

Vancouver City Council approves tax shift

Vancouver City Council recently approved a tax shift to help relieve the burden on our small business community.

TransLink 2018 Data

2018 was another record-breaking year for TransLink with 437.4 million annual boardings in Metro Vancouver, a 7.1 per cent increase since 2017.

On This Spot

The On This Spot app takes people on guided walking tours through the history that surrounds them.

The Nosherie

The saying “quality over quantity” very much applies to The Nosherie. People are sometimes surprised by its diverse yet “smallish” menu.