Live in Kamloops

The Kamloops real estate market is affordable. Housing costs are roughly one half less than a comparable home in the Greater Vancouver area. The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation reports the average price for a single detached home in Kamloops for the second quarter of 2015 as $380,000.

The Kamloops area has several master-planned residential resort communities that offer such benefits as lake and alpine views, riverfront access and award winning golf. They include: Orchards Walk, Rivershore Golf & Estates, Sun Peaks Resort, Sun Rivers Golf Resort, Tobiano Living – Equestrian, Golf and Marina, Tranquille on the Lake.

Kamloops Municipal Tax Rates 2016
Levy Residential Utilities Appt. Housing Major Industry Light Industry Business/Other Managed Forest Land Rec/Non-Profit Farm
General – City 5.39 40.00 5.39 78.70 21.00 14.05 16.17 13.20 13.21
School 2.3981 13.6 0.1 5.8 5.8 5.8 2.2 3.3 6.9
Regional District 0.3687 1.2905 .3687 1.2536 1.2536 0.9033 1.1061 0.3687 0.3687
Hospital District 0.4704 1.6464 .4704 1.5994 1.5994 1.1525 1.4112 0.4704 0.4704
BC Assessment 0.0596 0.5030 .0000 0.5030 0.1679 0.1679 .3880 0.0596 0.0569
Total Tax Rate per $1,000 Assessed Value 8.6868 57.0399 6.23291 87.8560 29.8209 22.0737  21.2253 17.3987 21.0087
Other Rates
North Shore BIA .618080
Central Business BIA .679500