The lovely Glen Abbey community in the heart of Oakville is located about a 30-minute drive from downtown Toronto and about a 1-hour drive from Niagara Falls. Glen Abbey is one of the largest neighbourhoods in terms of area With the Famous Glen Abbey Golf Course, Glen Abbey is a very large subdivision built in the ’80s and ’90s. Glen Abbey homes listing for sale, rent or buy. Joe Maharana providing luxury properties for a luxury lifestyle. If you also looking for a home for rent/buy we have a listing of properties for that, we always provide the best real estate services in the Glen Abby area.
This neighbourhood is a good choice for those looking for a substantial family home on a decent lot. The area includes the numerous golf courses including the famed Glen Abbey Golf Course as well as many parks and trails. Glen Abbey boasts easy access to the 403, QEW, 407 and the Bronte and Cross GO train stations. Contact now for your dream home in Glen Abbey.
About Glen Abbey
Named after The Glen Abbey Golf Club, designed by Jack Nicklaus, Glen Abbey is one of the first truly planned communities in Oakville.It was established between 1983 – 1990 and is bordered by Highway 403 (Queen Elizabeth Way) to the east, Upper Middle Road West to the west, Sixteen Mile Creek to the north and Bronte Road to the south. Maximum houses for sale in Glen Abbey Oakville are located on Bronte Road.
The specialty of this place
The best thing that the residents of this place like about their community is its location. Located just 30 minutes from downtown Toronto and approximately an hour from the famed Niagara Falls, Glen Abbey offers easy access to all major highways and freeways. The Toronto Pearson International Airport is also easily accessible.It also has more than 100 km of trails that allows residents to indulge in recreational activities like walking, running, hiking, and biking.
The neighborhood also has a state-of-the-art community center that offers something for kids as well as adults including the elderly. It hastwo ice rinks, a library, a fitness center, a 25-metre, four-laneswimming pool with a sauna and a water slide, four squash courts, three community rooms and a gymnasium.
The community also enjoys close proximity to various cafes, restaurants and shopping malls like Abbey Plaza and the iconic Monastery Bakery. A majority of the homes for sale in Glen Abbey Oakville are at a walking distance from these popular hangouts.
Education & Learning
This neighborhood has 9 public and 9 catholic/private schools where your kids can get quality education.Post-secondary schools close to Glen Abbey include The University of Toronto’s Mississauga campus and Sheridan College.
Homes in Glen Abbey, Oakville
Majority of homes for sale in Glen Abbey were built in the 80s and 90s in Tudor or Georgian style with nicely landscaped front yards and double car garages. The neighborhood also has larger homes on ravine lots, as well as condo high rises and townhomes. One of the most sought-after localities in Glen Abbey is Fairway Hills. It is located next to the Glen Abbey golf course and has homes facing (front/back) the golf course. According to various sources, 55% homes in Glen Abbey are detached, 25% are links or townhomes and 20% are condos. Based on the latest sales numbers, a detached style house is sold for an average of $1,707,425. On the other hand, owning a townhouse and apartment can cost $1,022,000 and $565,657 respectively on average.The number of homeowners in Glen Abbey is high, with a split of 85% owners to 15% renters.
Demographics of Glen Abbey
The Glen Abbey community is home to approximately 30,000 residents. The population mainly comprises of children and young/middle aged people with only 4% residents above the age of 65. Most people residing in Glen Abbey are highly educated with 47% having university degrees, 36% holding high school diplomas, 7% with college certificates and 4% holding post-graduate degrees.The population in Glen Abbey is also wealthy and affluent with over a third of the families earning at least $1,50,000 annually.