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Popular Neighbourhoods to Check Homes for Sale in Kelowna BC


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Blog by Marika Wolf | November 25th, 2015


While there are all kinds of homes for sale in Kelowna, BC, you shouldn’t only focus on finding the house of your dreams. Choosing the right neighborhood is just as important. It should be safe, affordable and provide the amenities you need. However, the process can be fairly daunting, especially since there are many neighborhoods to choose from. If you have no idea where to start looking, read on as we have researched and listed some of the most popular neighborhoods of Kelowna (in no particular order) to make the decision easier for you:

Dilworth

Dilworth offers homes ranging from newly-built to around 15 years (or more) in age. The neighborhood is located close to the Central Park Golf Course, Orchard Park Mall, Kelowna Golf & Country Club, Dilworth Center and Spall Plaza. And its hillside location offers spectacular sights of Okanagan Lake. Whether you want to live in a townhome or an upgraded condominium, there is something for everyone in Dilworth!

South Kelowna

The South Kelowna area mainly comprises of old style homes, with some of them being heritage homes. In addition to beautiful historic and historic-looking homes, you will come across several larger homes along the lakeshore. There are also several shopping centers, eateries and parks in South Kelowna. The Okanagan University College and Kelowna General Hospital are also housed in this area of the city.

West Kelowna

Over the past few years, West Kelowna has grown at a rapid pace and this trend continues today. West Kelowna’s downtown shopping center is flooded with big box stores, such as Winners, Walmart and Superstore. The area is primarily made up of townhomes and single-family homes as well as luxurious condominiums, which are available both on lease land and freehold. Smith Creek, Rose Valley, Shannon Lake and Lakeview Heights are some popular neighborhoods situated in West Kelowna.

Rutland

Rutland houses several hiking paths, parks, sports fields and playgrounds, which makes it ideal for people who enjoy active living. Other key amenities offered in this neighborhood include, the Okanagan Gymnastics Centre, YMCA-YWCA, BMX Track and Rutland Arena. The real estate market of Rutland offers townhouses, single family homes and condominiums.

Springfield/Spall

The Springfield/Spall neighborhood is situated close to the City Transit and Orchard Park Shopping Centre as well as grocery stores. Pharmacies, dentists, parks, medical clinics and various other necessary amenities are also located in abundance here. The neighborhood has a wide variety of single-family homes, condominiums as well as single-family homes. Thus, Springfield/Spall proves ideal for all kinds of lifestyles.

That’s about it! If you are checking homes for sale in Kelowna, BC, you should consider taking a look at some of these neighborhoods. Not only do they offer all kinds of homes suitable for different lifestyles, but also have necessary amenities located close by, thus making them an ideal place to live in.