Our Team


Chris Thomson is the Founder and President of Thomson Dwellings Inc. He is completely passionate about creating liveable works of art that capture the energy of a space while reflecting the homeowners’ personalities. An Okanagan native, Chris has lived and worked in the Kelowna vicinity for most of his life. He began building homes almost two decades ago. Thomson Dwellings is proud to have been recognized by the CHBA on numerous occasions as a Tommie Award Winner for excellence in function and design.

Previously, Chris was President of a development company that was one of the first to explore, design and implement carriage homes into Kelowna during the late 1990s and through the Millennium. He is an expert in understanding the City of Kelowna’s zoning policies and bylaw practices. With his supreme insight into niche markets, Chris developed his own company, Thomson Dwellings, to adapt and evolve with today’s market. His portfolio includes Custom Builds, Spec Homes, Home Renovations, Development and Strata Opportunities. Clients seek functional, comfortable, innovative and aesthetically unique places to live. Chris believes in every one of these attributes and incorporates them into each home that the company has the pleasure of building.


Julie crossed the pond in 2007, leaving England to move to Canada. She has over 3 decades of accounting experience, specializing in a construction background. Julie’s husband and three sons work in the construction industry. She is always thrilled when all of her sons are home visiting at the same time! Julie loves living in wine country, with our world class Okanagan vintages and the gorgeous vineyards. She has fun 10 pin bowling and watching movies with her family.