Louth real estate guide & listings for sale
As there are very few pedestrians, Louth remains relatively calm. Green spaces are sparse, resulting in them being sometimes challenging to reach from the majority of locations in this area. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in.
Driving is very often the preferred transportation option in Louth. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and it is a rather short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Highway 406, from any location in this neighbourhood. In contrast, Louth is not a very pleasant part of St. Catharines for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines. It is very challenging for people walking to navigate Louth as running daily errands is difficult.
The large percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Louth is an important part of its character. Roughly 45% of properties in this area were constructed prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 15% are rented.
There are only a few primary schools in Louth and consequently they can be a long walk away. Moreover, this neighbourhood does not have any high schools. In addition, parents may find it very difficult for their kids to get to daycares on foot. Concerning eating, doing one's groceries usually requires the use of a car in Louth. Residents of this neighbourhood benefit from a few restaurants as well.