Homes for Sale in Brocklehurst, Kamloops BC
Brocklehurst, or Brock to the locals, is a family friendly, ethnically diverse neighbourhood nestled between the Thompson River to the South, Batchelor Heights to the North, and Kamloops Lake to the West. Brock is an excellent neighbourhood for first time home buyers, new families, retirees and everyone in between. Housing in Brock is generally very affordable, with home prices starting from around 50,000$ for mobile and modular homes to around 750,000$ for its most luxurious detached homes. Brock is also an excellent place to consider purchasing an income property as its amenities, low cost of living, and proximity to a major bus route makes it a desirable place for renters.
Brock is characterized by gently rolling terrain, child-friendly quiet streets and a welcoming community spirit. Brock has the warmest climate in Kamloops, which combined with its excellent soil and gentle topography makes it one of the best places in Kamloops for gardening. Those same characteristics also give Brock some wonderful parks, like the Brock Dog Park, the Singh Street Soccer Bowl, and Crestline Park, which is locally renowned for its excellent community garden. Brock is also adjacent to MacArthur Island, which boasts wonderful walking paths, the world class 2000 square meter Rotary skate park, multiple ice rinks including an Olympic-sized 1200 seat facility, 9 soccer fields, a 9 hole golf course, a boat launch, and many more amenities for those that enjoy sports and the great outdoors. For those that enjoy golf, the 18 hole, par 72 championship Kamloops Golf and Country Club is a 5 minute drive away; and for those that enjoy hiking, mountain biking, dirt biking, fishing, and camping Brock is adjacent to the Batchelor Heights Park and the Lac du Bois Grasslands Provincial Park which have sweeping vistas, magnificent cliffs, and secluded lakes.
As a resident of Brockelhurst, your day to day shopping needs will be met either in the Broc Shopping centre or just down the road in North Kamloops, an area that also features some of Kamloops’ best ethnic restaurants. Brock is an excellent place to retire to as well, as its warm climate and gentle topography make it easy to get around, and the Brock Seniors Community Centre and other seniors communities like Riverbend Manor make it easy for new residents to connect to their new home.
In a nutshell, Brock is an excellent place to move to for people from any walk of life. It is a culturally diverse, family friendly neighbourhood with homes that will suit anybody’s budget and amenities that will enrich the lives of its residents.