White Oaks
White Oaks is a large residential area in the south end of London, Ontario. Home to around 20,000 residents, the neighbourhood is multicultural in its nature and a well-known part of the city. The borders lie at Southdale Avenue (north), White Oak Road (west), Wellington Road (east) and Exeter Road (south). The district is rather far from the city centre, but it is booming with commercial instalments and residential subdivisions. Residents who live here have full access to every amenity they may need, including shopping, dining and entertainment. The proximity to major roads in London such as Wellington Road, Wharncliffe Road and Commissioners Road allows residents to get to the rest of the city with ease. In addition to this, there are several LTC bus stops sprinkled throughout the neighbourhood.   Buyers looking for homes in White Oaks will see plenty of variety. It was first built up in the 1970’s, and there is a significant mix of single-detached family homes, high rise apartment buildings and townhouses. From fixer uppers to beautifully updated properties, those looking to flip a house or invest in a forever home will no doubt find what they are looking for in the residential area of White Oaks. Single-family semi-detached houses that won’t break the bank at $239k ranging to single detached three bedroom houses valued at $330k are examples of the property types for sale in the White Oaks area. Residents can head to many parks for green spaces and time outdoors. CheswickAshley OaksOptimist and White Oaks Park are all in proximity to the subdivisions. White Oaks Park is no doubt the largest in the area and boasts plenty of opportunity for outdoor activities. Accessible paved paths, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, tennis and basketball courts, swing sets and play structures offer endless entertainment for kids and families in the summer months.   Elementary: Secondary:   White Oaks Mall was built in 1973 and has since become a a substantial commercial hub for the entire city. There are tons of shopping and dining options in this area such as Old NavyWal MartThe GapLCBOMEC LondonEarls Kitchen + BarChapter’sJack Astors Bar and GrillBest Buy, Red LobsterThe Keg Steakhouse & Bar and many more. For grocery shopping and essential amenities, residents can head to No Frills and Metro situated at major intersections about ten minutes from the White Oaks neighbourhood.  Both the South London Community Centre and South London Neighbourhood Resource Centre are located in the area. These centres strive to create a stronger sense of community in this end of town. Residents can feel at ease in their neighbourhood with a consistent sense of safety for their children. In addition to the centres, London Public Library Jalna Branch is available to residents.   If you’re in the market to buy or sell in London, please contact us. You can reach us at (519) 667-1800 or go ahead and email us at homevalue@santasellshouses.com. There are many great London area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search, or if you’re thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Market Valuation so you know what buyers are willing to pay for your home in today’s market. You may also call us at (519) 667-1800 for a FREE home buying or selling consultation, so that we may answer any of your real estate questions.