Laurelwood real estate guide & listings for sale
Laurelwood is very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Green spaces aren't well-distributed, which makes it occasionally challenging to get to them. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover.
Cars are a very good transportation option in this area. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, commuting by transit can be challenging in Laurelwood as a result of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. The bicycle is a rather limited method of transportation in Laurelwood as travelling by bike is rendered arduous by the typically steep terrain, and this area has a sometimes poor bicycling infrastructure. Many of the houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also not very conducive to walking since very few daily errands can be run without needing to use a car.
Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in Laurelwood. Most of the housing growth in this area happened between 1990 and 2000. This part of the city is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters.
Home buyers in Laurelwood will welcome that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. A limited variety of restaurants and coffee shops is available as well. Concerning education, families will appreciate that wherever their house is located in Laurelwood, both primary and secondary schools are close by. On the other hand, daycares are not especially abundant and therefore tend to require a long walk to get to.