“Location. Location. Location. Close to all amenities including limeridge mall, fortino's, redhill expressway and more are just minutes away. Fantastic opportunity to get into this three bedroom with master bedroom en suite. This empire built home has an open concept main floor with separate dining room and eat in kitchen with s.S. Appliances. All three bedrooms are on the same floor with bedroom level laundry for easy convenience. Finished basement has inside garage ... ”
“Fantastic renovated home with innovative design!! Features include- european stretch ceilings in liv, din, m/bdrm & washrooms; stunning modern kitchen w/heated flrs, quartz counters, s/s appliances & glass b/splash: designers wrms w/ heated flrs, quartz counters; hardwood flrs throughout, glass & mirror closet drs. Family rm w/wet bar, fireplace & w/o to oversized patio. Stucco exterior!! Incredible home in quiet family n/hood!! Shows like a model home! ... ”
“Amazing newly renovated unit in cityplace with a direct lakeview. Custom designed throughout with beautiful tile, new s/s appliances, modern washrooms. Den converted to 3rd bedroom. Steps to ttc, waterfront, shops, with access to 30,000 sq.Ft. Superclub with a pool, gym,track, bowling, tennis, squash, theatre,bbq, basketball court, terrace & much more. ... ”
“Welcome home to this move-in ready semi-detached home in highly desirable alton village. This 4 bedroom home features hardwood flooring on main level and laminate flooring throughout second level including bedrooms. Laundry room conveniently located on second level makes life that much easier. This home also features inside entry to garage and the kitchen is complete with backspalsh. The unfinished basement awaits your creative touch. The home's location can't be beat, surrounded by all ... ”
“Fabulous semi located in heart lake! Three bedrooms-master with semi ensuite! Wood burning fireplace in the main floor family room! Gas fireplace in the living room! Updated basement with newer laminate flooring! Newer windows, doors and shingles! This home is located near everything- perfect for the growing family! Located steps away is transportation, schools, shopping, parks,lakes, ponds, rec centers and highway 410! ... ”
“Beautiful bright spacious bungalow in lovely guildwood area! 60' foot frontage! One of a kind home, top to bottom fully renovated. Hardwood floors throughout! Gourmet kitchen w/ quartz counter, granite floors & new s/steel appliances. 4 brand new bathrooms, new windows & doors. Fully finished basement w/ separate entrance, 3 more bedrooms & 2 baths, a rough in for kitchen. A must see! Just move in...Close to all amenities, schools, lake ontario & ttc! ... ”
“Welcome to the renaissance oak park. A brand new condo development by ballantry. This spacious and open concept condo features 9 foot ceilings, upgraded laminate flooring throughout, a modern kitchen with white cabinetry, custom backsplash and granite counter tops. Includes stainless steel fridge, stove, dishwasher and over the range microwave. The large living/dining room combo gives flexibility for your imagination. The master bedroom is house sized and gives lots of sunshine through the large windows ... ”
“Look no further, just pack your own personal belonging,high end furnitures are included. Sought after jade waterfront condominium development-spacious 2 bedroom emerald floor plan corner unit on the 16th floor with spacious 385 sqft wrap around balcony. Ss appliances, engineered hw floors, 9 ft ceilings, stacked w/d and 3 separate walk outs to balcony! 1 parking spot and a room sized locker combo included ... ”
“Absolutely stunning two bedroom unit, open concept living room, dining room and kitchen. Top of the line stainless steel appliances, quartz counter tops, custom oak cabinetry, barstool eat-in and features a custom built wine rack and pot lighting. Brick style large ceramic tile in the kitchen, foyer, hallway, bath and hardwood throughout the rest of the unit. Custom vanity and walk in shower in the bathroom. ... ”
“Brand new, never lived in, 2 bedroom/2 bath end unit! Features include garage/garage door opener with separate entrance to unit, carpeted stairs, gorgeous flooring throughout and so much daylight through generous windows! The building features security at the front door for your guests to buzz you on their arrival. Enjoy the spacious covered deck with your coffee in the morning! This unit is close to major highways, the trafalgar go station and walking distance to ... ”
“Most sought after "hempel" model,one of the only 8,in x2 condo. 1+1 bedroom w/2 full baths.Den can be used as a 2nd br. 9ft ceiling and laminate throughout. Large floor to ceiling patio door. One of the larger wraparound balcony in building. Granite counters, s/s appliances, porcelain tile backsplash. Close to subway,yorkville,major bloor st. Luxurious amenities and visitor parking. Locker conveniently located on the same floor. ... ”
“Stunning european style unique home full of sun & air in a+ area.Main flr spacious open concept,9ft ceilings, crown moldings,skylight&open spiral oak staircase w/wrought iron railings,h/wood thr-out,renovated bthrms,large eat-in kitchen w/o to bal,granite counter tops,newers/s appliances, ample storage space,rec. Rm w/o to b/y,roof 2016. Mst bdrm boasts w/i closet & 5pc ensuite.2 car garage.Separate ent to ... ”
“Terrific investment opportunity! 4 + 1 bedroom, updated home with separate entrance to a large finished basement with bedroom, kitchen, living area and laundry. Gleaming hardwood floors on main and upper level - large eat in kitchen with granite counter tops - fireplace in family room with walk out to enclosed patio and much more! Close to all amenities including french immersion school. Don't delay inspecting this gem! ... ”
“One of a kind ph at cityplace! Completely redesigned by tv designers. Corner unit, one of the best views of cn tower/water/city/rogers centre with modern euro style. All furnishings included. Upgraded pot & pendant lights, 3 prong spider roof living room light, nest controlled heating system, integrated surround sound, new doors &woodwork throughout. Black engineered wood floors. Fully rewired and replumbed. Access to 20,000 sq ft superclub. ... ”
“Nestled between bronte creek and 14 mile creek is 3388 liptay ave, a home so special it must be seen to be appreciated. Step inside through the double doors into a large foyer and be greeted by the one of a kind, specially engineered and designed modern staircase. If you do take your eyes off the staircase, you may notice the stained on site hardwood floors which carry throughout the house. Both the living and dining rooms ... ”
“Spectacular custom home on generous 90'x180' lot backing onto green space. Tremendous attention to detail. Formal liv/din rms, massive delerium granite island. Integrated s/s throughout. Modern kitchen with wok kitchen & jenn-air appliances. In-ground pool with functional pool house. Back deck with hot tub. Yard decorated w/artif. Palm trees. Reverse osmosis water system & soft water installed. Security system. Full gym in basement with tanning bed. ... ”
“Hi-demand area,the best location possible - sheppard and yonge. Good for residential and office.Zoned for home office , "spacious and very bright. Finished walkout basement. Huge deck. Double garage with lost of parking space ,move in condition. Walking distance to subway , bayview village mall ,ymca ,close to hwy 401, ... ”
“Absolutely amazing opportunity to own this huge family home in a prime central location literally steps to shopping, transit and extremely close to 401. All brick detached home with large rooms, parquet and ceramic throughout, attached garage and entire house has been freshly painted. Plumbing and electrical already roughed in the basement for easy conversion into in-law suite. Move in immediately! Don't miss this amazing opportunity. ... ”
“Nestled on a quiet family crescent in snelgrove, 89 national crescent will stop you in your tracks! Exquisite curb appeal comprises of manicured coniferous shrubs and trees that line the four car patterned concrete driveway. Matching concrete steps lead to beautifully updated double door entry. Guests will be wow'ed upon entrance, the interiors first impression is of the lustrous dark stained staircase, upgraded with massive newels and decorative wrought iron pickets. Foyer is open to ... ”
“Why rent when you can own? Excellent opportunity for first time home buyers and investors. This 3 bedroom, 2-storey condo is spacious, well maintained and located perfectly. Minutes to ttc, shopping, good schools and parks. Ample storage and closet space throughout. Large walkout balcony. This unit has excellent value and is priced to sell. ... ”
“Immaculate and unique four bedroom custom built bungalow w/loft sitting on 1.25 acre lot backing onto beautiful and peaceful mature greenspace treed lot. Over 4800 ft sq. And close to all amenities, shopping schools and highway but yet privately secluded, this home has it all a definite must-see!!! Plenty of space in this home including two roughed in floor heated double car garages with a pass-through drive/breezeway. Rear covered porch with a vaulted ceiling is ... ”
“Ready to move in! Meticulously maintained bungalow. This bungalow is located in the most desirable areas in eastyork. Location very walkable so errands can be accomplished by foot. Transit is good with many nearbytransportation options. Near by parks and school. 3 bedroom home with a finished basement. Has a garage andprivate drive. Has a huge backyard for private enjoyment. Ideal for three (3) people to rent. No pets, no smoking. ... ”
“Tridel building in sought after "gates of guildwood". Well maintained toynbee model approx 980 sq. Ft., All rooms a great size, 2 bathrooms, den can be used as office or guest bedroom, rarely offered ground floor suite, well managed building, low maintenance fees, 2 parking spots, salt water pool, hot tub, sauna, gym, rec facilities, tennis courts, beautiful gardens, putting green, gate house, in suit security. ... ”
Living in Oakville
Oakville, Ontario, is a beautiful city nestled within the GTA. Oakville borders with Mississauga to the east, Burlington to the west, and Milton to the north. Oakville is one of the lucky cities in Ontario that connects with Lake Ontario, which makes for beautiful walks along the Lakeshore. As of the 2011 census the population of Oakville was 182,520.
With new communities being built in Oakville every year, Oakville has become a great place to call home for new, young families. A vibrant and impressive community within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the Town of Oakville is a beautiful lakeside town with a strong heritage, preserved and celebrated by residents and visitors alike. The available real estate in Oakville is second to none. Scenic view from lakefront homes and lakefront properties are what potential home buyers are seeking when starting their search for their dream home in Oakville.
Founded in 1857, this striking town has become one of the most coveted residential and business centres in Ontario, Canada. And for good reason:
- Great neighbourhoods
- Great places to do business
- Quality schools
- A full-service acute care community hospital
- Proximity to Lake Ontario and recreational areas
- Easy access via QEW, 403, 407 and GO Transit
- Charming shopping districts in the downtown core
With everything that Oakville real estate has to offer, it's no wonder it has always been a popular location for people wishing to buy a home. To begin your search for houses for sale in Oakville, just search our large database of listings. With The Housing Block, you can search for houses for sale or Oakville houses for rent throughout the town of Oakville. Oakville residents know it's all about quality of life.
People who live in Oakville are proud of the quality of life this great community has to offer. In a recent survey of residents, 86 percent said Oakville is a better place to live than anywhere else in the GTA. Ideally located in a beautiful, natural setting, Oakville offers first-rate facilities and amenities. The outstanding range of lifestyle choices will continue to make this growing community one in which residents and businesses feel a sense of pride and connection.
According to the 2011 Canadian Census Oakville had 182,520 residents. This represents a 10.2% increase since the 2006 Census.
According to the 2006 census, Oakville had a younger population than Canada as a whole. Minors (youth under 19 years of age) totalled 28.1 percent of the population compared to pensioners who number 11.7 percent. This compares with the Canadian average of 24.4 percent (minors) and 13.7 percent (pensioners).
Oakville is becoming increasingly diverse. As of 2006, 81.2% of the population was white. Other groups include South Asian: 6.0%, Chinese: 3.2%, black: 2.1%, and mixed race: 2%.
According to the 2011 Census, 69.6% of Oakville residents have English as their mother tongue (the corresponding figure for French is 1.8%). Polish is the native language for 1.5% of the population, followed by Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish (at 1.4% each).
79.4% of residents stated their religion as Christian, almost evenly split between Roman Catholics and Protestants. Non-Christian religions include Islam: 2.0%, Hinduism: 1.3%, Sikhism: 1.1%, and Judaism: 0.7%. 14% indicated no religion.
The median household income is $101,675 with an average house value of $720,943.
Downtown Oakville Jazz Festival
The Downtown Oakville Jazz Festival is an annual summer jazz festival that has taken place every year since 1992. The event includes performances at a number of stages along Lakeshore Road East in downtown Oakville. As the festival is fully funded by the Downtown Oakville Business Improvement Area (BIA), the event is free to the public.
Oakville Family Ribfest
The Oakville Family Ribest is hosted annually at the Sheridan College, Trafalger Toad Campus, on the third weekend of each June.
Glen Abbey Golf Course has been home to the Canadian Open professional golf championships on several occasions in its past. Oakville is home to the headquarters and practice facilities of the Toronto Rock professional box lacrosse team competing in the National Lacrosse League. Oakville is also home to the 3rd largest minor lacrosse association in Ontario. The Oakville Minor Lacrosse Association has more than 1,500 players and competes in multiple classes and multiple divisions. The town also has the Oakville Buzz, a Junior "B" lacrosse team who won the Founders Cup in 2006. The current rep lacrosse team is the Oakville Hawks.
Oakville is made up of thirteen small communities. They include: Old Oakville, Kerr Village, Bronte, Eastlake, Clearview, College Park, Iroquois Ridge North, Iroquois Ridge South, Glen Abbey, Palmero, River Oaks, Uptown Core, and West Oak Trails.
Glen Abbey is a very sought after real estate market in Oakville. The community of Glen Abbey has seven schools. The public schools are part of the Halton District School Board, and the separate schools are part of the Halton Catholic District School Board.