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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Jars of Specialty Honey

Brainy Bee Honey / Kaye's Bees Apiary

331 Valley Rd, Kelowna, BC, V1V2E5
Brainy Bee Honey is definitely not your average honey.We have purposely sought out areas that yield the best that Mother Nature offers; extracting nectars separately.The end result is premium honey, Increasing demand for our highly sought after specialty nectar honey & popular flavoured creamed h... continue

Profitable Independent Convenience Store is a business for sale in BC.

Profitable Independent Convenience Store

1620 Dickson Ave., Kelowna, BC
Business TypeConvenience StorePrice$179,995Real Estate IncludedNoReal Estate Value$0RevenueCall for detailsCash FlowCall for detailsYears in Business-1Is Inventory IncludedNoInventory42000Type of SaleAssetBusiness DescriptionProfitable Independent Convenience store - turn key operation for sale. Top... continue

210 Lougheed Rd is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

103 - 210 Lougheed Rd

210 Lougheed Rd, Kelowna, BC, V1V 2M1
New industrial unit available for lease, located in the heart of Kelowna's industrial area. Key highlights include: - 3 dedicated parking stalls - Finished bathroom with shower - Lighted and heated - 3 phase 200 amp power with additional plugs provided throughout unit - Fully sprinklered - 20' clea... continue