Laurelwood, Waterloo, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing many dwellings in Laurelwood, and the remaining dwellings are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the properties in Laurelwood and 5% are rented. Most housing in this neighbourhood was built following the year 2000, during its largest construction boom. Read more about Laurelwood real estate
The car is usually the favoured method to move around in Laurelwood. Parking is generally easy. On the other hand, Laurelwood is not an especially convenient part of Waterloo for travelling by public transit. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. Laurelwood is not especially suited for biking because bicycle riders are faced with quite a few hills, and the cycling network is not particularly extensive. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are also not very suitable for walking as very few common errands can be run without needing to use a car.
Schools and daycares are easy to get to on foot from anywhere in Laurelwood. Regarding eating, a grocery store is usually reachable within a reasonably short walk from any home in Laurelwood. Residents of this part of Waterloo benefit from a few restaurants as well.
Laurelwood is a very good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This area is very quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore and they are very well-situated, which results in them being easy to reach from a large number of locations within Laurelwood.