Best Neighbourhoods in Greater Vernon - Coldstream Valley Estates


Welcome to a virtual tour of Coldstream Valley Estates! In today's blog post, we'll delve into the enchanting neighborhood, discovering its unique rural charm and the array of activities it has to offer. Join Lisa Salt, a knowledgeable real estate expert with RE/MAX Vernon Salt Fowler, as she guides us through this picturesque area.

Discovering Coldstream Valley Estates:
Situated just off Highway 6, Coldstream Valley Estates is a hidden gem with a distinct rural feel. The lots here are generously sized, ranging from a third to half an acre, and some even stretch up to five acres, providing residents with spacious surroundings. As Lisa Salt describes, the real beauty lies in the panoramic views of both Kalamalka and Okanagan lakes, creating a tranquil and stunning atmosphere.

A Rural Oasis:
In this subdivision, residents enjoy a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. The emphasis here is on a more rural lifestyle, offering larger lots and a slower pace. The blog post highlights the breathtaking faraway lake views and the unique perspective of the valley, making Coldstream Valley Estates a true four-season paradise.

Proximity to Amenities:
While Coldstream Valley Estates provides a rural escape, it's conveniently close to amenities. Just a ten-minute drive from Vernon, residents have easy access to schools, parks, and trails. Lisa Salt notes that the subdivision is situated off Highway 6, leading to Lavington, Lumby, Nakusp, and beyond, making it an ideal location for those seeking both tranquility and accessibility.

Amenities within Reach:
Though the subdivision itself may be more secluded, there are nearby amenities such as kids' parks and dog parks, ensuring a balanced lifestyle. Residents can access the Gray Canal Trail, offering a scenic route for outdoor activities. Lisa Salt also mentions the proximity to Coldstream Elementary and Kalamalka Secondary schools, making it a suitable location for families.

Unique Features:
The blog post sheds light on the distinct features of Coldstream Valley Estates. Unlike some areas, properties here rely on septic systems, and garbage pickup is a private service arranged by residents. This unique aspect contributes to the larger lot sizes and the overall character of the community.

Exploring Churches:
Coldstream Valley Estates boasts two charming churches—Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church and the historic St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church. Lisa Salt shares interesting details about the latter, highlighting its significance as the oldest Ukrainian Catholic church in British Columbia.

Real Estate Insights:
As the most upscale area in Greater Vernon, Coldstream tends to have higher real estate prices. Lisa Salt provides valuable insights into the local real estate market, emphasizing the unique appeal of Coldstream Valley Estates.

Coldstream Valley Estates emerges as a haven for those seeking a rural escape with stunning views. As we conclude our virtual tour, consider subscribing to Lisa Salt's channel for more in-depth insights into the beautiful Coldstream area. Stick around for details on downloading a free Vernon and area relocation package. Whether you're moving in soon or just exploring the region, Coldstream Valley Estates beckons with its tranquil charm and rural allure.


About the Author: The article above, Best Neighbourhoods in Greater Vernon - Coldstream Valley Estates, was provided by Lisa Salt, an authority on Vernon BC and area real estate and a leader in the field of real estate blogging and vlogging.  Lisa and her group have helped literally helped thouands of families buy and sell homes since 1993. 

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