Lakeshore North, Waterloo, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
A majority of the housing growth in Lakeshore North happened in the 1980s. In this part of Waterloo, about 70% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the rest are mainly townhouses. Nearly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Read more about Lakeshore North real estate
Commuting by car is very convenient in Lakeshore North. It is straightforward to find a place to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway. In contrast, getting around by transit can be difficult in Lakeshore North due to the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is difficult for people travelling on foot to move around in this area because running daily errands is inconvenient by walking. In contrast, it is convenient to travel by bicycle in Lakeshore North because there are a good number of bike lanes.
Primary schools are easy to access on foot from most houses for sale in this area. However, there are no high schools in this part of the city. With respect to food, the closest supermarket in this part of the city is usually only a rather short walk away. Residents can enjoy a few restaurants and cafes as well.
Most areas in Lakeshore North are very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Public green spaces aren't well-situated, resulting in them being occasionally hard to get to from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to discover.