Lakeshore real estate guide & listings for sale
Lakeshore is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be quite calm. Parks are sometimes hard to get to since they aren't well-situated. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy.
The best way to navigate this area is very often driving. It is very convenient to find a parking spot, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any home in this part of the city. In contrast, getting around by public transit is difficult in Lakeshore. Nonetheless, house owners have access to a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. Bicycling is convenient in Lakeshore because there are numerous bike lanes. This part of the city is not very suitable for those who travel by foot since most daily needs are challenging to meet by walking.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly half of dwellings in Lakeshore, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened between 1960 and 1980. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. There are equal parts owners and renters living in this part of Waterloo.
It is a short walk to get to primary schools from most properties for sale in Lakeshore. However, there are no high schools in this area. When it comes to food, house buyers in Lakeshore generally have to rely on a vehicle to travel to the nearest supermarket. There are also a few restaurants in Lakeshore.