Oakridge real estate guide & listings for sale
Oakridge offers a calm environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighbourhood is good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Finally, there are a few parks close by for residents to relax in and they are especially well-situated, making it easy to get to them.
This area will attract house buyers that appreciate different methods of transportation. Oakridge is quite conducive to walking; many daily needs are easy to carry out without the use of a car. The bike is a reasonably good method of transportation in Oakridge since this area features a very good cycling infrastructure. Thanks to 2 rapid transit stations (Langara - 49th Avenue Station and Oakridge - 41st Avenue Station) on the Canada Line, and a few nearby bus lines, the fairly good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. Driving is also a fairly good transportation option in Oakridge. Finding a parking spot is generally easy.
In Oakridge, about 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. About 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This area offers mainly two bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented.
Property owners in Oakridge will welcome that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, there are a fair number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. It is also a rather short distance to a reasonable selection of clothing stores. When it comes to education, parents and their kids will value that no matter where their home is located in Oakridge, daycares and schools are close by. Families have the choice between public and private high schools.