City Centre real estate guide & listings for sale
City Centre offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this part of Kamloops are reasonably low, as the streets are generally tranquil - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. Lastly, green spaces are very well-situated and there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, making it easy to reach them.
This part of Kamloops is especially car friendly. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Trans-Canada Highway, from any home in this area, and it is very convenient to park. However, the public transit service in City Centre is rather poor. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by about 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. City Centre is not especially convenient for those who travel by foot since most daily needs are sometimes difficult to meet by walking.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around one third of dwellings in City Centre, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of Kamloops offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between renters and owners.
In this neighbourhood, families will usually be able to access schools and daycares on foot. Families can choose between public and private schools at both the primary and secondary school level. As far as food is concerned, it is frequently feasible for property owners in this part of the city to buy groceries on foot. Furthermore, there are a fair number of choices in close proximity for those who care about restaurants and cafes.