Clarkson - Lorne Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Clarkson - Lorne Park is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm environment. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets are reasonably tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to Queen Elizabeth Way or the railway line. Lastly, it is easy to get to green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are over 50 of them nearby for residents to check out, such as Birchwood Park and Whiteoaks Park.
Clarkson - Lorne Park is especially car friendly. It is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, from any location in this neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to access a parking spot. In contrast, getting around by transit can be sometimes difficult in this area as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. Biking is convenient in this area because this part of the city features a good cycling infrastructure. Travelling on foot is not very feasible for home buyers in Clarkson - Lorne Park because very few daily errands can be run on foot.
In Clarkson - Lorne Park, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 80% of the units in Clarkson - Lorne Park and 20% are rented. This part of the city experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era.
Primary schools are easy to reach on foot from any location in Clarkson - Lorne Park. In contrast, it can be difficult to get to high schools as a pedestrian. Parents have the choice between public and private elementary schools. In terms of eating, reaching the closest supermarket on foot is feasible for some, but not all, house buyers in Clarkson - Lorne Park. Residents benefit from approximately 30 restaurants and coffee shops as well.