Investing in Vernon, British Columbia

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Overview

Region:  Thompson/Okanagan

Regional District:  North Okanagan

Vernon is located in the beautiful Okanagan Valley conveniently situated between Calgary and Vancouver. With a population of approximately 39,000 and a regional population of over 83,000, Vernon offers a climate for healthy growth, entrepreneurship and livability. The City has a diverse economic base, with employment being generated from the traditional resource sectors of forestry and agriculture, as well as from the tourism, administrative, manufacturing and service sectors. Vernon is your ideal place of business and residence. With an educated and highly skilled workforce, strong population growth and large availability of commercial and light industrial land, Vernon is an ideal place to locate. Vernon - Make it yours! The Vernon area includes the municipalities of Vernon and Coldstream, the rural Electoral Areas B and C of the North Okanagan Regional District, and several Indian Reserves. It is equivalent to Statistics Canada's Vernon Census Agglomeration.

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Community Size: 114.81 km²

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Signage & Wholesale Distribution Business is a business for sale in BC.

Signage & Wholesale Distribution Business

Vernon, Vernon, BC
Steadily growing well organized and operated business with a strong clientele for over 19 years. Excellent business for someone who is passionate about marketing and wants to take the business to next level. Every business is a potential customer, with the products and services offered for marketing... continue

Village Green Centre is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

Village Green Centre

4900 - 27 Street, Vernon, BC, V1T 7G7
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Well Established Restaurant in Vernon, BC is a business for sale in BC.

Well Established Restaurant in Vernon, BC

c/o 5603 27 Street, Vernon, BC
Well established family owned and operated restaurant in Vernon, B.C. Highly acclaimed by both locals and tourists with excellent ratings on TripAdvisor, Yelp, and Urban Spoon. Located in the busy downtown core with high visibility from both vehicle and foot traffic.Unique International cuisine, dec... continue

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A golden opportunity for the Stk’emlupsemc te Sewepemc Nation

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