la Salle real estate guide & listings for sale
La Salle offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. There are approximately 10 parks nearby for residents to check out, which makes it easy to get to them. This part of Burlington is also reasonably good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case close to the railway line, Highway 407 or Queen Elizabeth Way.
Getting around by car is very convenient in la Salle. Parking is easy, and it is a short drive to the closest highway, such as Highway 403, from anywhere in this part of the city. In contrast, getting around by transit can be difficult in this area as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, commuters can depend on the Aldershot Station on the Lakeshore West Line. Residents benefit from a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. La Salle is not very well-suited for walking as very few daily needs can be met without having to use a car. This neighbourhood is also not very bike-friendly because the cycling network is fairly poor, and riding is rendered difficult by the often sloping area.
Roughly 40% of homes in la Salle were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 2000s. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 55% of dwellings in this area, but large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about two thirds of the properties in la Salle whereas renters occupy the remainder. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
A vehicle is commonly needed in la Salle to access the nearest grocery store. Nonetheless, pharmacies are generally easy to reach on foot and sell some staple foods. There are also around 30 restaurants and cafes in la Salle. With regards to education, families will find that wherever their home is located in this part of Burlington, primary schools are nearby. However, la Salle does not have any high schools.