Lakeshore real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lakeshore is exemplified by its slower-paced atmosphere. Parks are easy to get to since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. Most areas in this part of St. Catharines are very quiet, as the streets tend to be especially tranquil.
Lakeshore is very car friendly. Coming across a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in Lakeshore is not very practical. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. Most houses for sale in this part of St. Catharines are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because very few daily needs can be met on foot.
In Lakeshore, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this part of St. Catharines happened between 1960 and 1980. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Nearly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Lakeshore. With regards to food, it is often feasible for house buyers in Lakeshore to buy groceries by walking. A small number of restaurants can be found in this area as well.