KELOWNA, June 16 /CNW/ - Tower Ranch, the Okanagan's newest Golf Course
community, officially opened the doors to the public today with the unveiling
of their brand new Showhome and onsite Discovery Centre. Located on what will
be the 8th green of a Thomas McBroom Signature Golf Course, the Showhome and
Discovery Centre offers visitors a glimpse into what life at Tower Ranch will
be like. Coinciding with the opening is the highly anticipated first release
of single family homes by Dilworth Homes, soon to be available at Tower Ranch.
"Tower Ranch is a wonderful addition to the repertoire of communities
Dilworth Homes is offering in Kelowna," said Mike Jacobs, President Dilworth
Homes and Emil Anderson Construction. "We share the vision of a diverse
residential community, with essential golf resort elements, within the city
itself; a destination for people who want life at home to feel like life on
More than 800 families have already expressed interest in real estate at
this premiere golf course community. Significant interest has come from the
local Okanagan Valley, where Dilworth Homes are synonymous with quality.
Interest from Calgary and Vancouver has also been strong.
Situated in the uplands above Kelowna, Tower Ranch encompasses 446 acres
of prime Okanagan land offering unparalleled views of Lake Okanagan, the
Okanagan Valley and the city of Kelowna. Tower Ranch will feature four
distinct and unique neighbourhoods offering residents a variety of options.
Inspired by the natural surroundings of the property, Tower Ranch will feature
a 43-acre public park, complete with an extensive network of hiking and
mountain bike trails, as a gift to the city of Kelowna.
Tower Ranch is a joint development between Intrawest, golf course
owner/operator Aberdeen Golf Group, and Master-greens architect Thomas
McBroom, with the first offering of single-family and townhomes being offered
by premiere local builder, Dilworth Quality Homes.
The public is invited to view the Discovery Centre and Showhome where
they can learn more about the master planned community, The Club at Tower
Ranch, Golf Membership opportunities and the first phase of homes.
For more information, visit www.myTowerRanch.com (less
ch.com/(greater than) or call Dana Samis, Marketing Director, 604-648-3459.
About Tower Ranch
Intrawest: Intrawest is a world leader in experiential destination
resorts. The company, and its affiliates, have interests in ten resorts at
North America's most popular mountain destinations including Whistler
Blackcomb, a host venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. The
Intrawest network also includes Canadian Mountain Holidays, the largest
heli-skiing operation in the world, Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Florida
and Club Intrawest - a private resort club with nine locations throughout
North America. In addition, Intrawest develops real estate at its resorts and
at other locations across North America and in Europe. Intrawest is
headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit
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Aberdeen Golf Group: With years of experience behind them, the Aberdeen
Golf Group has a well-deserved reputation for building and managing golf
courses that realize the course designer's vision and satisfy an avid player's
aspirations. The company boasts a long list of celebrated projects that
includes three with Thomas McBroom: Ambassador (Windsor, Ontario), Firerock
(London, Ontario) and Tobiano (Kamloops, BC).
Thomas McBroom; Famed golf course architect and designer Thomas McBroom,
brings his expertise to Tower Ranch through The Club at Tower Ranch. Destined
to be one of the Okanagan's premiere golf courses, The Club will offer players
a truly unique and challenging golf experience enhanced by the exceptional
character of the landscape. A clubhouse will feature over 10,000 square feet
of amenities including a pro shop, state-of-the-art fitness facility,
homeowners' lounge, and restaurant.
Dilworth Homes: The first phase of single family homes is being
constructed and sold by Dilworth Quality Homes, the Okanagan's premiere home
builder. Located in The Ranch neighbourhood, this first release will feature
Dilworth's unique "Westcoast-style" 2-storey bungalows and ranchers for those
who prefer main-floor living, ideally suited on hillside terrain offering
outstanding Lake, city, and golf course views. Tower Ranch is its fifth
planned community in the Kelowna area.
- From Airport: Turn left at either Old Vernon Road or McCurdy Road, and
follow the Tower Ranch signs.
- From Kelowna: Turn right onto Highway 33, and follow the Tower Ranch
For further information:
For further information: Dana Samis, Marketing Director, 604-648-3459