Monthly Archives: October 2011

South Okanagan Market Update: Lots

In the last 12 months, there have been 93 lots sold, combined area of Summerland, Penticton, Naramata and Kaledan/Ok Falls Lowest price of $48,000 up toward Apex Mountain Highest price a cool $1million even for a lakefront in Summerland Average … Continue reading

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Talk about jobs! If it’s true

that entrepreneurs start businesses and businesses then need employees, well, then this article is of interest! “Kelowna ranked top BC city for businesses” http://www.castanet.net/edition/news-story-66497-1-.htm#66497 Kelowna is the “most business friendly” in BC “Good public policy is also critical, so we … Continue reading

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Summerland’s Toughest Rhetorical Question in a while…

What are some ways to stop repelling small business from locating (and creating jobs) here in Summerland? To comment go to the link at the bottom, but please note the article below first: “small business the backbone of provincial economy” … Continue reading

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Agriculture, Tourism, Housing…job creation in Summerland

I believe that vineyards, orchards and wineries do most certainly bring many benefits to our area, not the least of which is economic, but also esthetics, ambience, PIZZAZZ & beauty. However, what I took from the Globe & Mail article … Continue reading

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Retire Here, THANK YOU, THIS HOME IS NOW SOLD!

$150,000 2bed 2bath rancher in adult area of Summerland Such a good opportunity to buy this “stick built” home from the original owners who have loved living here all these years.  This park rarely has homes come up for sale … Continue reading

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