Investing in BC's Central Okanagan Regional District



Region:  Thompson/Okanagan

With a trading area of 520,000 and infrastructure to support business, Kelowna and the Central Okanagan is the largest trading centre between greater Vancouver and Alberta. The Okanagan has a diverse economy with prime industry sectors including agriculture, tourism, retail trade, manufacturing, forestry and construction. Key growth industries for the Valley include information and high tech... Read More


Community Size: 3,137.07 km²

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NOTE: Driving distances are measured using the road/ferry network starting with a key point in a community (e.g main office address).



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Thriving convenience store/plaza with Real Estate is a business for sale in BC.

Thriving convenience store/plaza with Real Estate

Kelowna, Kelowna, BC
Landmark convenience store with real estate that has been in business for over 30 years. Current set-up is configured to offer six different rental spaces. This is an amazing opportunity to own commercial real estate with rental revenue and a successful business. C-1 zoning allows for future develop... continue

The District Market at Landmark is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

7 - The District Market at Landmark

1717 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC, V1Y
The District Market will open its doors this fall to become Kelowna's newest mixed-use dining and farm fresh culinary market destination. The project will provide for 7 NEW retail tenants that will create new amenities for the Landmark District. The Landmark District is already known as the engine ... continue

Custom Steel Processing Company is a business for sale in BC.

Custom Steel Processing Company

Okanagan Valley, Okanagan Valley, BC
This highly respected and unique company with over 50 years of combined experience specializes in the custom forming and cutting of metal products in both industrial and commercial applications.The company is renowned for its state of the art equipment being able to work with material types, thickne... continue