Are you interested in living the dream lifestyle? Welcome to Penticton.
Wine tasting, anyone? Choose from 88+ wineries within a 20-minute drive.
What $450,000 buys you in Vancouver: 1 bed + den condo, 665 square feet, "minimal SkyTrain noise," near Joyce SkyTrain Station.
What $450,000 buys you in Penticton: 3 bed, 1 bath house, 959 square feet, with fully fenced yard and shed, room for a garage.
What $900,000 buys you in Vancouver: 2 bed, 2 bath + den and balcony condo, 914 square feet.
What $900,000 buys you in Penticton: New build with modern architecture, views and balconies, 2,600 square feet.
A typical commute in Vancouver.
Average commute in Penticton: less than 10 minutes. And zero traffic jams.
Average high temperature in Penticton: 28C.
Time it takes to get to the beach in Penticton? Well, there are 7 to choose from across 2 lakes. To travel lake to lake it takes 10 minutes.
Time it takes to drive from Penticton to Apex Mountain Resort? 40 minutes. Average wait time for a lift? 2 minutes.
1,900+ hours of sunshine a year and just 35 cm rain each year (compared with 128 cm of rain in Vancouver).
Lonely Planet has deemed Penticton the craft beer capital of Canada. Home to 7 craft breweries.
Office at the beach?
Do some mountain biking or paddle boarding on your lunch break.
Where else can you meet up with friends for a 7km float on a sunny afternoon?