Category Archives: Patrick Murphy’s Blog

Summerland, Small Town Real Estate Market

“Summerland captures the essence of the Okanagan with an abundance of historical, cultural, recreational and agricultural experiences.  Meandering roads with views of brilliant blue water and lush vineyards and orchards entice visitors to stop and sample the local fare.  The … Continue reading

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Summerland Economic Improvement

You have to decide if I just asked a question or if I just made a statement. Here’s what I know: Summerland has a rich history of Canada’s business leaders investing here. From the Rail Road Titans who planted massive … Continue reading

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Small Town Chamber

There is one small town Chamber in British Columbia that is leading business out from under a seriously hurtin’ economy. No point dwelling on the past, but recall just a handful of blows to the body that Summerland Business has … Continue reading

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West Jet Announces New Flights

Communities continue to learn the realities of economics.  Two BC towns, one gets expanded air service, the other does not. Here’s the thing, just consider 3 quotes from 3 people involved in this: 1) A Westjet Executive as to REASONS … Continue reading

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Symptom of change, Not victim of change

Just when you might think you know something about the changes taking place online…along comes a statistic that rocks your “knowledge” to the core.  I post thestatistic at the end of this post, along with source for the statistic, but … Continue reading

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