Investing in Summerland, British Columbia



Region:  Thompson/Okanagan

Regional District:  Okanagan-Similkameen

Summerland is the perfect combination of lifestyle and opportunity. With meandering roads and views of brilliant blue water, lush orchards and spectacular vineyards at every turn, it’s hard to believe we’re so close to larger cities, an international airport and the US border.

Families particularly love Summerland for our recreational opportunities, our excellent schools and our culture of helping our neighbors. As well, every type of farm-fresh fruit, produce and organics is available at our fingertips.

When it comes to growth, Summerland has lots of opportunity – both on our Main Street and in our newest industrial park. with your great ideas and our beautiful community, we know you’ll fit right in. Summerland has a population of 11,280. It is very close to the Kelowna International Airport and the Penticton Regional Airport as well as the University of BC Okanagan campus. Summerland has the world-class Pacific Agricultural Research Centre within our city limits, offers developable industrial land and has a hardworking and highly educated workforce.


Community Size: 76.93 km²

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The Association Medic is a business for sale in BC.

The Association Medic

9727 Thompson Road, Summerland, BC
Sound and lighting package. It can be used for a large show (Arena sized) or broken down into smaller packages for events like weddings, etc. New trailer included in package. Trailer is new with 1000km.... continue

166 Main Street is a commercial real estate opportunity in BC.

166 Main Street

166 Main Street, Penticton, BC, V2A 5A6
Attractive lease rate in a prime downtown location. High profile office building across the street from City Hall and next to the Court House. This open bright space, with vaulted ceilings, is 2,420 sq ft. Ready to move in and featuring three generously sized offices, reception area, 2 piece washroo... continue

Gorgeous Georgia's Homemade Ice Cream is a business for sale in BC.

Gorgeous Georgia's Homemade Ice Cream

Penticton, Penticton, BC
This is a rare opportunity to own a successful business and to take over a very functional 550sqft commercial kitchen in Penticton's industrial area. Use the brand to expand on existing sales or add it to your catering or food production business. Kitchen space boasts a large overhead door, parking,... continue

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A golden opportunity for the Stk’emlupsemc te Sewepemc Nation

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