If you’ve been scouring the country looking for the perfect place to build your dream home, look no further. British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley is the place for you. In recent years, this region and the cities it’s comprised of have ranked amongst the top for a wide range of reasons. Some of the accolades include being a top wine destination, being one of the best places in the country to visit and having the best public space in Canada. From its scenic views to its moderate climate, here are top five reasons you should renovate your home in the Okanagan, according to the best Kelowna contractors.
There are so many great vistas in the Okanagan. From beautiful lake shore views to hilltop panoramas, there is a myriad of views to consider when selecting a property to build on. The Okanagan also offers some stunning sunrises and sunsets, so make sure you incorporate some nice big windows in your dream home design.
The Okanagan Valley is the warmest region in all of Canada. Located at the northern most point of the Sonoma Desert, the semi-arid climate offers warm summers and mild winters. One great advantage of the warmer weather is that construction can take place during most of the year.
3. Property values
Average house prices in the Okanagan are on an upward trend. Since many areas of the Okanagan remain relatively undiscovered, it’s a great time to build a new home and watch your investment grow.
The Okanagan Valley is home to several small and mid-sized cities. This allows for the region to have a great smaller community feel, while still having access to great amenities that are on par with bigger cities. The Okanagan boasts the 10th busiest international airport, a great transportation system and top educational institutions and health care options. In addition, there are community events and activities for all ages available year round.
The Okanagan region has a lot to offer in its immediate proximity. From ski resorts and golf courses to beaches and orchards, there’s something for everyone in the Okanagan. We would also be remiss to mention all of the world-class wineries in the area. Beyond that, the Kelowna airport provides quick and easy access to many Canadian and U.S. hubs and Vancouver and Calgary are within driving distance.
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