Primary Rental Market
Vacancy Rate (%)

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  1. Bedroom Type
  2. Year of Construction
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  4. Rent Ranges
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Kelowna — Historical Vacancy Rates by Bedroom Type

  Bachelor 1 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom + Total
1990 October 0.0 b 0.2 a 0.1 a 0.0 b 0.2 a
1991 October 1.9 a 0.1 a 0.6 a 0.5 a 0.5 a
1992 October 0.9 a 0.1 a 0.6 a 0.5 a 0.4 a
1993 October 2.0 a 0.4 a 1.5 a 2.9 a 1.2 a
1994 October 1.9 a 2.0 a 1.4 a 1.4 a 1.7 a
1995 October 4.9 a 2.1 a 3.7 a 4.1 a 3.1 a
1996 October 1.0 a 2.9 a 5.0 a 2.7 a 4.0 a
1997 October 1.0 a 3.0 a 4.7 a 3.9 a 3.9 a
1998 October 0.0 b 4.3 a 4.4 a 6.7 a 4.4 a
1999 October 0.0 a 2.0 a 2.2 a 2.1 a 2.1 a
2000 October 1.0 a 1.8 a 1.3 a 0.8 a 1.5 a
2001 October 0.9 a 1.1 a 1.3 a 2.2 b 1.3 a
2002 October 5.4 d 1.7 a 1.8 a 0.9 a 1.8 a
2003 October 5.5 d 1.6 a 1.4 a 1.3 a 1.6 a
2004 October 0.0 b 1.1 a 1.1 a 1.7 b 1.1 a
2005 October 0.8 d 0.2 a 0.8 a 1.9 b 0.6 a
2006 October 0.0 b 0.7 a 0.6 a 0.9 a 0.7 a
2007 October 0.0 c 0.1 a 0.1 a 0.4 a 0.1 a
2008 October 0.0 a 0.4 a 0.1 a 0.5 a 0.3 a
2009 October 0.8 a 2.5 a 4.0 a 6.3 a 3.4 a
2010 October 3.8 a 2.7 a 3.9 a 3.4 a 3.4 a
2011 October 3.0 b 2.2 a 3.9 a 2.8 a 3.1 a
2012 October 2.0 b 3.0 a 4.6 a 6.0 a 4.0 a
2013 October 2.0 b 1.3 a 2.2 a 3.7 a 1.9 a
2014 October 0.0 b 0.8 a 1.2 a 0.0 b 1.0 a
2015 October 0.7 b 0.6 a 0.8 a 0.7 b 0.7 a
2016 October 0.0 b 0.8 a 0.6 a 0.0 b 0.6 a
2017 October 0.0 c 0.3 a 0.4 a 1.2 d 0.4 a
2018 October 0.3 a 3.5 b 1.0 a 0.9 a 1.8 a
2019 October 0.4 a 3.7 d 2.6 b 1.1 d 2.6 b
2020 October 6.3 c 1.7 a 1.3 a 1.6 b 2.1 a
2021 October 0.1 a 0.7 a 0.5 a 0.6 b 0.6 a
2022 October 0.1 a 1.6 a 1.2 a 1.9 c 1.3 a
2023 October 0.2 a 1.0 a 1.6 b ** 1.3 a
Notes:
  • The following letter codes are used to indicate the reliability of the estimates: a — Excellent, b — Very good, c — Good, d — Poor (Use with Caution))
  • ** — Data suppressed to protect confidentiality or data not statistically reliable
  • ++ — Change in rent is not statistically significant. This means that the change in rent is not statistically different than zero (0). (Applies only to % Change of Average Rent Tables).