Lakeshore North real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Lakeshore North are very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil. Green spaces aren't well-situated, which results in them being sometimes hard to reach from the majority of locations in this neighbourhood. Still, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit.
Cars are an excellent means of transportation in this area. It is straightforward to find a parking spot, and many properties for sale are a rather short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is challenging in Lakeshore North. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and it is very convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most properties. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of Waterloo are located in areas that are not very well-suited for walking since very few common errands can be run on foot. However, Lakeshore North is reasonably cycling-friendly as the bicycling network is well-developed.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Lakeshore North is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and the rest are rented. Most of the housing growth in this part of Waterloo occurred between 1980 and 1990.
The closest grocery store in Lakeshore North is typically only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes within walking distance. With regards to education, primary schools are convenient to walk to from any location in this part of the city. In contrast, Lakeshore North does not have any high schools.