Blogs

Co-living

Is this the future of living?

Co-living is not a new concept, but it is now making headlines all over. With the rising cost of real-estate...

Happipad Spotlight on Ashley

community leader who inspires, creating a better world for everyone

Kelowna is home for many, a place we all love for similar reasons. Aside from the temperate weather and easy...

When Will They Move Out?

Increasingly common for adult children to live at home

A Statistics Canada report shows the proportion of young adults aged 20 to 29 who live with their parents jumped from...

Happipad Spotlight on Lauren Hjalmarson

Happipad spotlights the great tenants, landlords, and property managers who care, who nurture, who grow the communities that we enjoy.

Lauren Hjalmarson is one of those people who make things happen. Like many young professionals in Kelowna, Lauren grew up...

The Start of a Journey

Cailan Libby's Speech on the Creation of Happipad

This speech was given by Happipad co-founder Cailan Libby at the Community Reception event at UBC Okanagan on September 21,...

Happipad Spotlight on Kimberly “Super Mom”

Happipad spotlights the great tenants, landlords, and property managers who care, who nurture, who grow the communities that we enjoy.

This weeks Happipad spotlight is on Kimberly, a long-time resident of Kelowna. Kimberly is what many would refer to as...

Happipad is Free! Here’s Why…

A discussion on the Happipad vision

Just today, the Happipad founders decided to make Happipad free for everyone to use.  That’s right, anyone can now use...

Happipad Spotlight on Debbie Sher

Happipad spotlights the great tenants, landlords, and property managers who care, who nurture, who grow the communities that we enjoy.

Debbie is one of a growing number of tenants who feel squeezed out of the city they call home. A...

Guide to Renting and Living in Kelowna

Moving to Kelowna? After 10 years in Kelowna, here is my guide to renting in one of the most beautiful cities in Canada.

Studying at UBC? UBC Okanagan has reached record enrollment levels in 2017 and is a major attraction in Kelowna.  For...

Commuting Can be a Great Thing

How you choose to commute determines the quality of a large chunk of your life

Commuting – we all need to do it, every day. Based on data from the Future of Work Survey, the average...