Lawson Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lawson Heights is exemplified by its calm environment. This part of Saskatoon is very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being easy to reach from a large number of locations within Lawson Heights.
Lawson Heights is very car friendly. Parking is generally easy. However, the public transit system in Lawson Heights is not very practical. Nonetheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most homes. Lawson Heights is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because very few daily needs can be met by walking.
Around three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly two thirds of dwellings in this part of Saskatoon, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of the city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In Lawson Heights, parents and their kids will generally be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. However, families may find it challenging to get to daycares as a pedestrian. As far as food is concerned, it is generally an option for home buyers in Lawson Heights to purchase groceries on foot.