Lonsdale real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Lonsdale is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This community is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - however noise can be problematic closer to Trans-Canada Highway or the railway line. Finally, parks are especially well-spread out and there are about 40 of them close by for residents to visit, making it very easy to access them from most locations within Lonsdale.
Lonsdale affords property owners several alternative modes of transportation. This area has a fairly good public transit infrastructure as a result of approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Lonsdale is also quite suitable for walking; many common errands can be run on foot. It is easy to commute by bicycle in this area as the cycling infrastructure is reasonably comprehensive.
In Lonsdale, many dwellings are small apartment buildings, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between renters and owners. Around 40% of homes in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is straightforward to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in this area. In addition, there are a fair number of opportunities in close proximity for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot, for example along Lonsdale Avenue. With respect to education, in Lonsdale, parents and their schoolchildren will generally be able to access schools and daycares by walking. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.