Vernon City Houses for Sale
Search all Vernon City houses for sale and real estate listings below. Vernon City is the central neighbourhood in Vernon, BC. Downtown Vernon's heart provides highly convenient living due to the endless stores, shops and services. Residents genuinely do not need a car when they live in Vernon City.
Real estate in the downtown core welcomes new homeowners, newly retired, and buyers looking for a family-orientated community. Houses are typically older homes in the form of ranchers, heritage homes and mid-century houses. Condominium buildings are located throughout this neighbourhood, including Avenue West Apartments, Catherine Gardens, and Urban Pointe Condominiums. To request up-to-date information about properties for sale in Vernon City, or to arrange a private showing, contact your Vernon real estate experts today!
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Real Estate in Vernon City
From great starter townhomes to older homes, the range of property available in downtown Vernon is endless. Of course, in downtown Vernon, commercial real estate is available for anyone looking for a new adventure or to relocate their current operation. With a high traffic volume, it's a promising place for your business.
Along the north side of downtown Vernon is the well-established neighbourhood of Harwood, which has charming older homes, newer built townhomes and fixer-upper properties. Adult buildings like Ambleside Adult Community, a Strata development, accommodate ages 45 and up. Nearby is the BX Dog Park and Mutrie Dog Park, where you and your best friend can enjoy some fresh air and exercise.
Downtown Vernon is about four hours away from Vancouver by car and only three hours away from the US border of Washington State. Approximately 30 minutes from Kelowna airport and schools in the downtown area include Alexis Park Elementary, École Beairsto Elementary, Vernon Senior Secondary and W.L. Seaton Secondary.
About Vernon City
Vernon City is an excellent spot for those of all ages and lifestyles, from the new homeowner to the new or seasoned retiree. Situated in the Okanagan of British Columbia, currently populated with almost 45,000 people, Vernon continues to grow and prosper. The downtown core is a hub of services with restaurants, bars, and other local shops within walking distance. The vibrant murals showcased on over 28 buildings downtown alone are a spectacular sight. If you are new to the downtown scene, you can book a tour of the murals online.
Public transit is convenient, and Red Arrow serves Vernon for out-of-town destinations from their downtown bus terminal. The downtown area is safe for pedestrians and bikers, with bike lanes conveniently throughout the downtown area and several bike racks that popped up in 2019.
A highly admired place to live with the gorgeous lakeside views, mountain backdrops, and entertaining beaches, you never run out of adventures in Vernon. Downtown Vernon has all the amenities you need. Including over 50 restaurants and 250 retail and service shops, both small, locally owned and larger franchise stores.
Things To Do in Vernon City
Three lakes surround Vernon; Kalamalka, Okanagan, and Swan. With Vernon Recreation Centre, the Kal Tire Multiplex, indoor and outdoor arenas, there is a variety of active recreation.
Okanagan Science Centre
The Okanagan Science Centre offers hands-on experience for youth and families to have fun while being educated on science. With new exhibits constantly changing up, gallery shows, and science experiments you can try on your own, this trip will be an experience to remember. Book your next birthday party for your child or enroll them in the available summer camps.
Polson Park and Walkway
Polson Park is one of the true beauties situated in Vernon. Perhaps best known for the floral clock that graces its presence, it was installed in 1958 and is a great backdrop for a selfie. The flower beds are always gorgeous and well maintained, along with the Japanese gardens that are always a sight to see. A beautiful fountain and pond house the ducks for admiring from the walking path. For the kiddos, the spray park is always a crowd-pleaser. Other activities to enjoy are football, soccer, tennis, and a skateboard park. The park can be booked for events such as weddings or capturing one-of-a-kind graduation photos.
Vernon Farmers' Market
Just off Highway 97, on the north end of Veron, The Vernon Famers' Market is one of the oldest around the Okanagan and a great way to support your local farmers. Last year it celebrated its 42nd year, but they have quickly become a sizeable venue that supports over 100 vendors per market and is proud to support local. You can find a variety of fresh produce, baked goods, meat, cheese, hand-crafted pieces, and more. The quality and taste are something you just can't find at your local grocery store.
Vernon Community Arts Centre
Vernon Community Arts Centre is home to local and original art pieces in the North Okanagan. They offer classes for adults, youth, and teens that vary from clay art to painting and drawing. They also have various art programs that run all year long, including live model drawing. The professional or hobby artist can find everything in the form of supplies they need for their latest masterpiece.