Lakeview real estate guide & listings for sale
Lakeview offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Mississauga is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially near the railway line or Queen Elizabeth Way. Finally, it is easy to reach green spaces from a lot of locations in the neighbourhood since there are approximately 20 of them nearby for residents to discover.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Lakeview. Nearby highways, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, are easy to access from any location in Lakeview, and it is very convenient to park. However, public transit users may find few choices in this part of the city due to the low service level. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. This part of the city is reasonably suited for cycling since Lakeview features a fairly good bicycling infrastructure. However, there are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of this area, even though many daily errands can be run on foot.
About 40% of properties in Lakeview were built between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. In this neighbourhood, around half of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the dwellings in Lakeview and the remainder are rented. This neighbourhood has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is convenient to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in Lakeview. Lakeshore Road is among the best streets for groceries. Moreover, Lakeview is a good place in which to go out to eat, and residents are served by about 10 cafes as well. It is also convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, in Lakeview, parents and their children will generally be able to reach primary schools by walking. In contrast, high schools are not particularly plentiful and thus not always within walking distance. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.