Live in Kamloops

The Kamloops real estate market is affordable compared to the other larger cities in BC. 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 fourth quarter of 2019 as $468,000.

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, and Tobiano Living.

Property Taxes 2021 - City of Kamloops
Real Property Tax Rates per $1,000 of Assessed Property (Land and Buildings) – Municipal
Levy Residential Utilities Supportive Housing Major Industry Light Industry Business/Other Managed Forest Land Rec/Non-Profit Farm
General – City 4.64 40.0 5.16 66.60 18.95 13.59 16.50 14.02 14.03
School 1.8085 12.8600 0.1000 3.8600 3.8600 3.8600 1.9000 2.3300 6.9100
BC Assessment .0411 .4731 0.0000 .4731 .1137 .1137 .2314 .0411 .0411
Regional District .2787 .9755 .2787 .9476 .9476 .6828 .8361 .2787 .2787
Hospital District .4141 1.4494 .4141 1.4079 1.4079 1.0145 1.2423 .4141 .4141
Other 2.5424 15.7580 .7928 6.6886 6.3292 5.6710 4.2098 3.0639 7.6439
Total Tax Rate Per $1,000 Assessed Value 7.1824 55.7580 5.9528 73.2886 25.2792 19.2610 20.7098 17.0839 21.6739
Other Rates
North Shore BIA 0.604304
Central Business BIA 0.694023