Make The City Of Vernon Your Home

Discover why the city of Vernon BC is the perfect place to call home and enjoy the adventure of Okanagan Living. With a population of approximately 40,000, Vernon offers small town comfort with all of the amenities you need. Surrounded by lakes, mountains, and valleys all within 20 minutes, there is an adventure for everyone.

Vernon Living

No matter how you define adventure, you’ll be able to find it in Vernon’s four-season playground.

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Vernon Businesses

The city of Vernon is an economic hub that combines all the conveniences of the city with all the recreation opportunities that the Okanagan has to offer.

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Vernon Communities

Vernon is home to many thriving and diverse communities that stretch from downtown to the Silver Star Ski Resort. See what makes each community unique and find the perfect neighbourhood to call home.

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Vernon Developments

Vernon is growing! The city and surrounding area have enjoyed substantial and sustained real estate development growth over the last few years. If you want to build your new home in one of these pre-planned communities, we have everything you need to know available below.

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Vernon Home Builder

Keith Construction is a leading Home Builder in Vernon. We have been family-owned and operated for over 30 years, passing skills and expertise from generation to generation. We build our reputation on crafting award-winning homes that always meet our highest standards.

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We enjoyed working with the whole team throughout the process and were exceedingly happy with the final outcome. We first hired Keith Construction in 2013 to build our summer home in Coldstream BC.  The design, estimating and construction phases all went very well.  We enjoyed working with the whole team throughout the process and were exceedingly happy with the final outcome.  The team...


We could not be happier in our new home. We could not be happier in our new home. While this was not our first custom build, it certainly was the most enjoyable as we were involved throughout the process. We brought our ideas and budget, and their drafstsperson was able to come up with the design we were looking for. We found every trade to be experienced and very professional craftsmen...


He always provided creative suggestions and good ideas when we had difficult decisions to make After many years of planning our retirement home, we chose Keith Construction to put those plans on paper and to construct the home of our dreams. From the inception of our house design through the construction phase, our experience with Keith Construction has been nothing but positive. The staff ...


They listened carefully to our ideas and they were diligent in providing workable solutions. In 2016 we engaged Keith Construction to create a new outdoor living and entertainment space at our home. Their professional, knowledgeable and helpful staff guided us through all the stages of the project, including discussion of our requirements, creation of detailed computer models, cost estimation...


We were in good hands! It was a great experience working with Keith Construction’s wonderful team. They are very approachable and answered any and all questions we had. Being the second time we had built a house, it was a very different experience than our first. We were far more involved, which was great as we learned a lot and were a part of the entire process. We really enjoyed it! We...

St. Hilaire

You always hear about the horror stories from others when building a new home, but this is not one of them.   Being this was my dream home and first experience with a build, I wanted a contractor  I could trust, that would complete the project with quality and value in mind.  From the early stages of design through project completion, I felt I was in good hands with Keith Construction....


Our experience with Keith Construction, their staff and subcontractors can be summed up as "OUTSTANDING". From the concept of our major renovation to the finished project Keith Construction demonstrated their ability and depth to work with us to achieve what we envisioned to be our perfect dream home. Thank you Keith Construction!  


Approaching every situation with a pleasant and professional demeanor We are very pleased to offer a letter of recommendation for Keith Construction. No one at the original groundbreaking ceremony February 2014 believed that just over eight months later October 2014, that our home had gone through such a total transformation. The entire Keith Construction crew and their subcontractors were...


Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Vernon, BC located?

Vernon is nestled in the heart of the North Okanagan, set between the city of Armstrong to the North, and Kelowna to the Southwest.

What's the population of Vernon, BC?

Approximately 40,572 people call Vernon, BC home.

What is the weather like in Vernon, BC?

Vernon experiences the beauty of all four Canadian seasons and residents describe Vernon’s weather as temperate and warm in the summer months, and sunny and humid in the winter months. The perfect conditions for year-round adventures!

How many days of Sunshine does Vernon, BC get a year?

Vernon gets on average about 301 days of sunshine a year – that’s 2027 hours of picture-perfect weather!

When was Vernon, BC first established?

The city of Vernon was first incorporated on December 30, 1892, after being well-known for assisting in establishing the Clearwater Ranch in Clearwater, BC. Long before the settler days, the Syilx people were the original occupants of the land and resided in communities built around Okanagan Lake and Swan Lake due to an abundance of naturally occurring food supplies.

What is the local scenery like?

Vernon is home to a wide selection of ecosystems and is extremely biologically diverse. You can find multiple different unique landscapes such as forests, four local lakes surrounding the entire area, numerous waterfalls, rivers, streams, mountains, rolling hills and vineyards. Due to its unique scenery, Vernon attracts and is beloved by many different kinds of people, making it a truly unique place to visit.

How far is Vernon, BC from other major surrounding cities?

Vernon is only a short 40 minute drive to Kelowna, BC, a 1.5 hour drive to Kamloops, BC and a decent 440km trip Northwest to Vancouver, BC.