Oaklands real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Oaklands is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This area is quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to visit and they are very well-located, which makes it very easy to get to them.
No matter the means of transportation, it is straightforward to get around in Oaklands. The public transit system in this area is accessible. In particular, residents benefit from approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Driving is also a fairly good mode of transportation in Oaklands. It is easy to park. Oaklands will appeal to physically active house buyers because it is quite well-suited for those who travel by foot; running common errands is convenient by walking.
Over half of the housing stock of Oaklands consists of single detached homes and small apartment buildings, and the remaining dwellings are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. The proportions of renters and homeowners are about even. About 45% of properties in this part of the city were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s.
Home buyers in Oaklands will welcome that a grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Moreover, there is generally a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. Home buyers benefit from many clothing stores within walking distance. In terms of education, families will appreciate that no matter where their house is located in this area, both primary and secondary schools are close by. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. However, families may consider it difficult to reach daycares on foot.