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Moving To Lakeshore Woods? These Oakville Homes For Sale Are Up Your Alley

Lakeshore Woods is a newer development within the west Bronte area of Oakville. Lakeshore Woods is located further west of Oakville at the Oakville/ Burlington border, north of Lake Ontario and south of Rebecca. This neighborhood was carved out of forested green space so you can expect to find lots of parks and nature trails. Lakeshore Wood’s population is mainly comprised of families, most of whom are outdoor enthusiasts. If you are moving into Oakville area, here are reasons as to why Lakeshore Woods may be ideal for you.

Housing

Lakeshore Woods consist of medium to large homes in various architectural styles such as French provincial, Colonial designs and Victorian brownstones. A typical 1300 square foot home could cost anywhere from $470,000- $500,000, while a 4000 square foot detached home could trade in the $600,000- $1.4M range. If you are looking to rent a home in Lakeshore Woods, it could cost you anywhere from $1800-$4500 per month depending on various factors.  If you are looking to purchase a home in Lakeshore Woods; it’s important to hire a real estate agent who is familiar with the neighborhood.

Lakeshore Woods Demographics

Lakeshore Woods proximity to Lake Ontario and Burlington has made it easier for its resident to have easy access to various social amenities. This area has something exciting to offer to people of all ages. Below are some of the social amenities available in the neighborhood of Lakeshore Woods.

Education

This neighborhood has both public and private schools, which are walking or biking distance from home. Some of the schools include;

  • Gladys Speers
  • Mohawk Gardens Elementary
  • St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary school
  • French catholic school

Public transit

The Burloak Drive and Rebecca Street have enabled easy access into the neighborhood. Some of the homes are located close to the QEW, which is minutes away the Bronte Go station.

Recreational Parks

The neighborhood’s proximity to Shell Park has enabled its resident to enjoy picturesque views of the water, woodlots, ponds and community gazebos. The shore of Lake Ontario offers miles of waterfront trails, beaches, harbors and beautiful sunsets. Generally, Lakeshore Woods boasts a unique pattern of green open spaces with a network of ravines, wooded lots and parks.

Shopping Centers

Just north of Lakeshore Woods and at the corner of Gardiners Road, you will find the major RioCan shopping center which boasts over 65 stores. You can find nice restaurants, coffee houses, bars, cinemas and salons.

Health Centers

There are various health facilities located close to the neighborhood. Some of these health centers include Abbey Medical Centre and Winston Park Family Physicians.

If you are searching for a home in Lakeshore Woods, make sure you hire a real estate agent who is familiar with the demographics. Request for a copy of his checklist and review it to make sure it is comprehensive.