Oaklands real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced environment will enjoy Oaklands. It is very easy to access parks from the majority of locations in the neighbourhood since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to visit. This area is quiet overall, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
This neighbourhood presents home buyers with several alternative modes of transportation. Thanks to around 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Oaklands is accessible. Oaklands is also car friendly. It is convenient to park. This part of Victoria is quite conducive to those who travel by foot; most day-to-day needs are easy to carry out without the use of a car.
Small apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about one third of buildings in Oaklands, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses. The buildings in this part of the city are quite old, since roughly 45% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of housing size options; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between homeowners and renters is about even.
A grocery store is ordinarily accessible within a short walk from any home in Oaklands. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a small selection of coffee shops is available as well. It is also convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, in this part of Victoria, parents and their children will typically be able to access primary schools and high schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. On the other hand, families may find it difficult to get to daycares on foot.