Lake Country Real Estate
This "Eden of the Okanagan" called Lake Country is an apron of fertility that hugs Okanagan, Kalamalka, Wood, and Duck Lakes with a population of 13,000. The delectable lake-dotted terrain is painted in yummy patterns of veggies and grass, grain and grove. The morning water is calm and unspoiled, while plants glisten with night dew that clings to the stems at sunrise! Lake Country real estate is all about the serene beauty that surrounds each home, so view our listings to find your dream home.
About Lake Country Homes For Sale
The Lake Country real estate market consists mainly of plenty of large single-family homes that are complemented by outstanding winery and lake views. Whether you're in Oyama, Carr's Landing, Winfield, or Okanagan Centre, there are many options for those seeking either a luxury home or a much more simplified living space.
Townhomes and basic detached homes are readily available near the centres of each little community within Lake County, where as the upscale homes for sale in Lake Country are generally located closer to the water and in secluded forested areas.
The location of Lake Country homes for sale is ideal too, as most properties are less than 20 minutes from both Kelowna and Vernon.
Living in Lake Country, BC
The atmosphere in Lake Country is best described as peaceful and relaxing. With unbeatable lake views and a variety of great places to swim, the communities in this part of the Okanagan are a waterfront haven. Our feathered friends know this too, as the area is a crucial touchdown spot on the Okanagan flyway, the land bird and waterfowl migration route. Birdwatchers flock here to witness the annual parade of winged plumage.
In the business sector, agriculture underpins the local economy. This area basks in a temperate 186-day growing season and the dark sweetened soil fosters bumper crop harvests.
All four of its communities are steeped in history, arts, and homespun culture. Each town is a vignette in the Lake Country legacy with its hobby farms, orchards, lakefront homes, rambling vineyards, well-tended pastures ... and, of course, its heart-lifting residents. A recreational cornucopia is always at hand ... canoeing, trail riding, hiking, seadooing, boating, water sports, and fishing. Festivals, special events, golf courses, and wineries are on tap, too. Lake Country is one of the fastest growing areas in BC.
Not only is Lake Country near both Kelowna and Vernon, but it boasts the Winfield shopping centre and its positioned halfway between two renowned ski resorts, Big White of Kelowna and Silver Star of Vernon.
From sun-clad lakes to shining hillsides, this storied territory shaped BC's beginnings; these people founded the hearths and families who became the core of the province. Come into this land of robust gentle folks, crystal air, dark rich earth, and beaches that invite the muse and inspire the eye.
Come into these gilded green hills and dales of destiny here in Lake Country.
Lake Country Listings Summary
Lake Country - Town vs. Region Stats
Avg Price in Lake Country: $2,030,200 / Region Avg $1,096,900
Avg Sq. Ft. in Lake Country: 2,731 / Region Avg 2,123
Avg Price per/sqft in Lake Country:$743 / Region Avg $517
Avg Walkscore in Lake Country: 22 / Region Avg 36
Avg Year Built in Lake Country: 1996 / Region Avg 1995
Avg Days on Website in Lake Country: 93 / Region Avg 100