Clarkson - Lorne Park real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Clarkson - Lorne Park. The noise levels in this area are reasonably low, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near Queen Elizabeth Way or the railway line. Finally, there are over 50 green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, like Whiteoaks Park and Birchwood Park, making them easy to access from the majority of locations in this part of the city.
Driving is very often the preferred approach to move around in this area. It is especially convenient to park, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the closest highway, such as Queen Elizabeth Way, from any home in this area. In contrast, this neighbourhood is not particularly transit friendly. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. Most homes for sale in this part of Mississauga are located in areas that are not very convenient for walking since few daily errands can be run on foot. In contrast, the bicycle is a reasonably good means of transportation in this part of the city as there are a fair number of bike lanes.
In Clarkson - Lorne Park, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this area took place between 1960 and 1980. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented.
Families will appreciate that no matter where their property is located in Clarkson - Lorne Park, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, high schools are not especially abundant and consequently not always within walking distance. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. With respect to food, home buyers in Clarkson - Lorne Park will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also approximately 30 restaurants and coffee shops in this part of the city.