Kamloops Apartment Security Tips

Kamloops Apartment and Condo Security – Part 2: Tips 6-10

Last month, in part 1 of the series, we provided tips 1-5 of Kamloops apartment and condo security tips. This month, we complete the list of 10 tips. As discussed last month, apartment security is only as strong as the weakest link. These tips can help ensure that you aren’t the weak link. Although Summit Village Residences has many security features, individual vigilance is the best defence against property crime. Read more

Kamloops Apartment Security Tips

Kamloops Apartment and Condo Security – Part 1: Tips 1 to 5

While were all aware of theft in Kamloops, apartment and condo security is often overlooked and many crimes could be prevented. We are often the victims of crime due to complacency and a false sense of security. On the nightly local news, we hear of break-ins occurring in our city, and even in our own neighbourhoods, but sometimes we overlook some basic security items and forget that it can happen to us.

The first thing Kamloops condo and apartment residents need to realize is that break-and-enter and other property crime is something that can happen to anyone. Though apartments or condos are often thought of as safer and more secure than a house — they are only as safe as you make them. As the saying goes “A chain is only as strong as its weakest link”. Read more

Modern One Bedrooms Apartments in Kamloops

Kamloops Rental Apartment Cleaning for Busy People, Part 2 – Apartment Cleaning Tips and Schedule

Last month, in part 1 of “Kamloops Apartment Cleaning for Busy People” we discussed why people resist cleaning and provided some tips that help overcome procrastination. This month, we provide the ultimate tool to help keep your Kamloops apartment rental clean, and it’s not a vacuum; it’s a daily schedule! Read more

Clean Kamloops Apartment Rental

Kamloops Rental Apartment Cleaning for Busy People, Part 1 – Why You Dislike Apartment Cleaning

How you feel about living in your Kamloops apartment rental or condominium depends on many factors, including location, price, apartment unit amenities and the buildings amenities. While living at Summit Village Residences will add a check mark to these boxes on your list, regardless of these positives, you may start to develop a negative perception of your space if your apartment becomes dirty and cluttered. Read more

TRU student recreation

TRU Student Recreation on a Budget, Part 2
– from Wildlife to Film

In part 1 of our 2-part series on TRU student recreation, we looked at low-cost fitness and outdoor adventure. In part 2, we explore a mix of recreation from wildlife to music. Summit Village Residences is a great choice for TRU off-campus housing because not only is it close to TRU, it’s also close to a variety of recreational opportunities and amenities for TRU students on a budget. Read more

TRU student recreation

TRU Student Recreation on a Budget, Part 1
– Fitness and Outdoor Adventure

Whether you are a TRU student living in campus housing or TRU off-campus housing, you’re probably living the student’s life on a budget. In Kamloops, there are many opportunities for free or affordable recreation and entertainment that are suitable to students. Here are just few ideas. Read more

Kitchen in Summit apartment, Kamloops BC

10 Benefits of Off-Campus Living for Thompson Rivers University Students

If you are a TRU student (or soon will be this fall), you may have considered applying for a Thompson Rivers University residence on campus. Although TRU housing is suitable for many students, it’s not for everyone, and there are benefits to living in off-campus housing. Summit Village Residences in Kamloops offers TRU student housing options for singles or roommates, in a new building with modern in-suite amenities, and only a short bus trip, drive, or walk to campus. Read more

Kamloops Apartments for Rent near TRU

10 Tips for Finding the Perfect Kamloops 2 Bedroom Apartment Rental
Part 2 – Narrow Your Search

Last month, in part 1 “Track Your Kamloops Apartment Hunt“, we discussed using a spreadsheet so you can easily compare apples to apples. This month, we’ll help you narrow your search for the perfect Kamloops 2 bedroom apartment for rent. Read more

6 Affordable Day Trips for TRU Students on a Budget

Students looking for TRU off-campus housing in Kamloops will love the amenities at Summit Village Residences and its convenient locale, within walking distance of the TRU campus and downtown Kamloops. The area around Kamloops, including the Thompson River beaches and lakes it feeds, is renowned for its world-class amenities and parks within day-trip distance to the city. Read more

TRU Housing – It’s Better at Summit Village Residences

If you’re looking for TRU housing in Kamloops, Summit Village Residences offers premium condominiums for lease, with modern amenities, close proximity to the campus, and convenient access to the best shopping and dining options.

With a choice of stylish studio, 1-bedroom, or 2-bedroom apartments, with included reserved parking spot and personal storage locker, a workout room, barbeque area, and the latest security systems, our new Kamloops apartments have become the preferred Thompson Rivers University housing choice for students. Read more