Lawrence Park South real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lawrence Park South is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This part of the city features a very large amount of greenery as the tree canopy coverage for most streets is wonderful. It is very easy to reach public green spaces from most locations in the neighbourhood, since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to check out and most houses for sale have a park close by. Most areas in this area are reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is reasonably easy to move around in Lawrence Park South. Active house buyers will be pleased with the very pedestrian-friendly nature of Lawrence Park South; many daily errands can be run on foot, and a variety of businesses are quite close by. Bicycling is also convenient in this area because this neighbourhood boasts a fairly good bicycling infrastructure. The public transit service in this area is very good. More precisely, there are approximately 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Cars are also a reasonably good transportation option in this area. It is convenient to park.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most buildings in Lawrence Park South, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred before the 1960s. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 70% of the units in Lawrence Park South whereas the remainder are rented.
Schools and daycares are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in this part of the city. Residents benefit from public and private high schools. With respect to food, house buyers in Lawrence Park South will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Moreover, there are a fair number of options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a reasonably short walk to a good choice of clothing stores.