Lac-Saint-Charles, Québec, Quebec Real Estate and Homes for Sale
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Lac-Saint-Charles is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Around 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are rented. Roughly one third of homes in this neighbourhood were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Read more about Lac-Saint-Charles real estate
Driving is an excellent transportation option in this area. Finding a parking spot is generally easy. However, commuting by public transit is difficult in Lac-Saint-Charles. Nevertheless, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically close by. Biking is challenging in Lac-Saint-Charles as the cycling network is not very well-developed, and cyclists are faced with quite a few slopes. It is also very inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in this neighbourhood as most daily needs are very difficult to carry out by walking.
Primary schools tend to be an extended walk away, and there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. Furthermore, there are only a few daycares and therefore they can be a long walk away. With regards to eating, a fraction of residents in this neighbourhood may be able to buy groceries on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate restaurants within walking distance.
Most areas in Lac-Saint-Charles are especially quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Parks aren't well-spread out, making them rather challenging to access. Still, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, such as Parc des Marais-du-Nord.