Burlington and Oakville are ranked among the top 5 best places to live in Ontario. It doesn’t come as a surprise to The Sohars in Burlington, but in case you are unfamiliar with these hidden gems, we’ve curated a list of benefits of owning a home in Burlington and Oakville.
The Sohars residents everything from outstanding schools to stunning parks, exceptional sense of community, health services, family-friendly neighbourhoods, great weather recreational and leisurely activities, access to major highways and public transit, shopping, and gorgeous views of Lake Ontario.
Exceptional Property Value
Owning a home is an exceptional way to build wealth, equity and ensure future stability. It’s important to note that the financial benefits of homeownership are long term, so choosing the right community is essential. Consider the type of lifestyle and neighbourhood that would best suit you and your family long-term.
Buying property in a growing community such as Oakville, South Burlington and North Burlington is a particularly savvy financial move because your equity will increase as these neighbourhoods continue to grow.
Millcroft for instance, has steadily increased in value over the past 10 years. Since 2008, the median sale price has increased from $645,000 to $1,295,000! If you’re looking for a community that offers exceptional value, world-class amenities and truly exemplifies a sense of community to its residents – then neighbourhoods throughout Oakville and Burlington will exceed your expectations.
Who doesn’t want to enjoy an incredible sense of community, accessible amenities, endless outdoor activities, educational opportunities, and stunning views?
Amenities & Activities in Oakville & Burlington
Oakville and Burlington offer incredible opportunities to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle and strike the perfect balance of a small town feel with big city amenities.
There is always something to enjoy outdoors. Go hiking, biking, boating, snowshoeing, tobogganing, boating, golfing and more! You don’t need to go far to unwind or enjoy a recreational vacation when your backyard is filled with endless opportunities!
North Burlington is particularly ideal for anyone who seeks an active lifestyle. Communities throughout North Burlington, such as Alton Village, Orchard, Millcroft, Headon and Tansley, benefit from interconnected parks, paths and community centres that make staying active easy and convenient. It’s no surprise that residents of North Burlington are deemed to be some of the fittest and healthy Canadians!
Strong Sense of Community
Home buyers and homeowners will benefit from being valued members of their community. A strong sense of community is an essential part of feeling connected to the place you live and your neighbours. A sense of belonging and responsibility ensures a safer, healthier and happier community. If you’re seeking dynamic and strong communities, Oakville and Burlington will offer you authentic and genuine neighbours and instil a sense of belonging, and community that encourages its residents to enrich their home, enhance their lifestyle, and truly capture what it means to belong to a community.
Family Friendly Neighbourhoods
The communities throughout Oakville and Burlington are exceptional places for raising a family. There are tons of great neighbourhoods to choose from if you’re looking for a place where your kids can make new friends and live near other families.
There’s a variety of neighbourhoods depending on your preferences from mature, quiet streets full of families and a strong sense of community, the luxurious trappings of lakefront homes, or the convenience of condo buildings.
One of the main reasons Oakville, South Burlington and North Burlington are such exceptional places to raise a family is the schools. You’ll find a number of the top private schools in Canada throughout these charming and family-friendly communities, many of which offer French immersion programs. Contact The Sohars to find out school boundaries and which programs are available in certain schools.
Oakville is also home to Sheridan College, a world premier animation and design school providing applied arts and technical programs and is within an one-hour drive of eight universities.
Stunning Views of Lake Ontario
If you’ve dreamed of owning a luxurious abode with breathtaking lakefront views, neighbourhoods of Roseland, Shoreacres and Elizabeth Gardens that wind along Lakeshore offer stunning architecture, landscaping and amenities.
Come explore all the beauty and amenities Oakville, South Burlington and North Burlington have to offer homeowners.