Lakeshore North real estate guide & listings for sale
Lakeshore North is very quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. It is occasionally challenging to reach green spaces since they aren't well-located. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to explore.
The favoured way to get around in Lakeshore North is usually driving. It is straightforward to park, and nearby highways are quite easy to access from any home in this part of Waterloo. However, the public transit system in this part of Waterloo is not very practical. Thankfully, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. It is difficult for pedestrians to navigate this part of Waterloo because running common errands is inconvenient by walking. In contrast, it is easy to travel by bike in Lakeshore North since there are a fair number of bike lanes.
The predominant housing types in Lakeshore North are single detached homes and townhouses. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in Lakeshore North whereas the rest are rented. About 60% of the homes in this part of Waterloo were constructed in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
It is often practical for property owners in Lakeshore North to buy groceries on foot. There are also a few options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. With regards to education, in this part of the city, parents and their children will typically be able to get to primary schools by walking. On the other hand, Lakeshore North does not contain any high schools.