Central Rutland can be found on the North side of Highway 33 and is accessed via Highway 97 to Highway 33 from downtown or off of Sexsmith Road to Rutland Road if you are travelling from Vernon.
Central Rutland is one of the most densified Rutland neighbourhoods and contains a varied mix of centrally located homes, apartments, condos, townhomes, duplexes, fourplexes, mixed use commercial properties and even a few small mobile home parks. The Central Rutland area consists of flat lots making it great for accessibility. Couple with it’s walkable proximity to nearly every amenity make it a great choice for young families and those without personal transportation.
This centrally located Rutland neighbourhood has some of the most affordable properties in all of Kelowna with some properties still offered just above 100k. The affordability factor combined with the close proximity to UBC-O make it a great option for investors looking to snap up student housing for adding to their rental portfolio. It’s also great for university students with families who don’t want to live on campus, but still want to be close for a quick and easy commute.
The Central Rutland area is also a great option for first time home buyers looking to get their foot into the Kelowna real estate market with a fixer upper property or even a small condo or apartment style unit.
All of the amenities you would expect of a densely populated urban center can be found in Central Rutland including, shopping, dining, recreation and public transportation access. It’s also home to some of Kelowna’s most beautiful parks and some fantastic annual cultural events like the Rutland May Days and parade.