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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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

Beautiful Winery in Okanagan Lake West is a business for sale in BC.

Beautiful Winery in Okanagan Lake West

XXX Okanagan, Okanagan, BC
Winery in Okanagan Lake West Located at Okanagan Lake 4 hours drive from Vancouver Produce high quality organic grapes and wine Wine wholesale available in store Romantic wedding pavilion for wedding celebration and ceremony Lounge with liquor licence coming up@ Created a path to the lake 8-10 units... continue

1607 Pandosy Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

1607 Pandosy Street

1607 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2A8
The building exterior is currently being renovated/modernized and will be available October 1st, 2018. Pandosy Street is a vibrant and active area of Downtown Kelowna and features outstanding exposure to pedestrian and vehicular traffic. This convenient location also provides easy access to Harvey A... continue