Customizable homes available in up-and-coming Kelowna community near UBCO

A new development on Academy Way in Kelowna, University Heights, is now selling hillside lots and high-quality, customizable homes. The development is located just a short walk away from UBC Okanagan, with  lots surrounded by nature that offer beautiful views of the Okanagan. Upon completion, the sub-division will offer over 200 single-family homes.

Views of the Okanagan from University Heights

Views of the Okanagan from University Heights

With the ability to choose your preferred lot and home plan, University Heights is offering residents the chance to build their dream homes. Home plans are available in both ranchers and two storey options, with plenty of customizable features. Ovation Homes, the builder, works closely with homebuyers to ensure that every detail reflects their taste and accommodates their lifestyle.

Rendering of a home plan available at University Heights in Kelowna

Rendering of a home plan available at University Heights in Kelowna

Live near schools and amenities in Kelowna

Located in a growing Kelowna neighbourhood, University Heights is in close proximity to UBCO and Aberdeen Hall Preparatory School, making it a perfect area for growing families. Thanks to a new connection via John Hindle Drive, the area has also become an extension of North Glenmore, which is home to North Glenmore Elementary School, Dr. Knox Middle School, Watson Elementary School and several amenities.

UBCO campus  Photo credit: NowMedia

UBCO campus
Photo credit: NowMedia

Errands are easy with the University District and Airport Village nearby, and the area is also ideal for frequent travellers looking for a home near the Kelowna International Airport.

Downtown Kelowna, which boasts restaurants, nightlife, beaches, shops and events year-round, is just a 15 minute drive away. Beyond that is Summerland, Penticton and Osoyoos. In the opposite direction, Lake Country and Vernon are a short drive away.

Live the Okanagan lifestyle

Near lakes, trails, golf courses, wineries and ski hills, University Heights gives homeowners the chance to enjoy all that the Okanagan has to offer.

View from University Heights in Kelowna

View from University Heights in Kelowna

Two popular nearby lakes, Okanagan Lake and Kalamalka Lake, offer beautiful beaches and plenty of ways to enjoy the water in the summer months. The Okanagan Golf Club and Kelowna Springs Golf Club couldn’t be more accessible for the golf enthusiasts out there. Big White Ski Resort and Silver Star Mountain offer world-class skiing and snowboarding in the winter with some exciting summer activities as well.

Investing in Kelowna

When looking at houses for sale in Kelowna, it’s important to consider the investment opportunity. By purchasing a home in a growing neighbourhood with plenty of amenities nearby, homebuyers can rest easy knowing their investment will likely grow over time.

Interior of a show home at University Heights Kelowna

Interior of a show home at University Heights Kelowna

With UBCO expected to expand in the years to come, and income helper home plan options, University Heights offers a secure opportunity to invest in Okanagan real estate.


Interested in learning more about University Heights in Kelowna? Contact our sales team today.