Lakeview real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Lakeview. Green spaces are very easy to access, since there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to unwind in and reaching the closest park is easy from the majority of houses for sale. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially around the railway line or Highway 401.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Lakeview. Most houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 401, and it is very easy to park. However, public transit riders may experience few choices in Lakeview due to the service's low frequency. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. It is challenging for pedestrians to move around in this part of Oshawa because many daily needs are difficult to meet on foot.
In Lakeview, about 30% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this area. Roughly half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is often practical for home buyers in this neighbourhood to purchase their groceries by walking. Residents benefit from approximately 30 restaurants and cafes as well. As far as education is concerned, in Lakeview, parents and their kids will generally be able to reach daycares and schools by walking.