Neighbourhood: Dallas, Kamloops, B.C. Real Estate
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Neighbourhood: Dallas, Kamloops, B.C. Real Estate. Dallas is an area that is 15 minutes east of the Kamloops city core. Dallas is located below Barnhartvale, east of Campbell Creek and west of Valleyview. It can be found in the Thompson valley and on the south side of the Thompson river.
Properties & Real Estate
Dallas is mainly comprised of single family homes. Most of the homes in this area are predominantly mature homes located on large flat lots. Many homeowners have numerous fruit trees in their back yards. Since the lots in Dallas are flat, there are many in-ground pools. Dallas is a relatively quiet, calm neighbourhood. There are quite a few riverfront properties on Furrer Road, Pearce Place, Chakur Drive, McIver Place and Beverly Place.
A newer development of townhouses is located at 5200 Dallas Drive. These townhouses range in size from 900 square feet to over 1,900 square feet inside. This townhouse development was constructed in 2004. Each home has a single car garage and a small back yard.
Dallas Town Centre is located next to this townhouse development. The condos range from one bedroom, one bathroom to three bedroom, two bathroom units. The Town Centre also has commercial space which includes a grocery store and Subway restaurant.
One area of Dallas has two fairly large mobile home parks. Gateway Estates is a bare land strata and is located at 7545 Dallas Drive. Residents of this park own the land that their homes sit on, many of the homes are relatively new and updated. Kokanee Court is a similar development as Gateway where owners of the modular homes also own the land their homes sit on. This development is currently still selling new homes. Orchard Ridge mobile home park has a mix of old and new. It is located at 7155 Dallas Drive. This park is a month to month lease and residents pay a pad rent. For more information about these parks click here.
Dallas is a great family area and students attend Dallas Elementary School and Valleyview Secondary School. Click here to view the School District’s website for further school information.
Shopping is mainly located in Valleyview, downtown Kamloops, five to ten minutes west of Dallas or up in the Sahali and Aberdeen areas (10 to 15 minutes west of Dallas). There is however a new development in Dallas, located on Dallas Drive. There is a Market Fresh Foods grocery store, Subway and a few other small retailers.
If you like hiking, mountain or dirt biking, ATV riding, and numerous outdoors activities Dallas is a great place to live. There are also a number of playgrounds for children to enjoy. Often on weekends you will find children playing soccer at the fields in Dallas, a very popular sport in Kamloops. There is a public boat launch nearby in Dallas giving people access to the South Thompson River in the warmer months.
Dallas does have access to public transportation and there is a bus that travels down Dallas Drive. Click here to view more information about the transit system.
Dallas is a great place to live. It is outside the city core, but close enough to enjoy the conveniences of the city.
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