Lake Forest is a city located within California, United States.
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Lake Forest. There are over 50 parks close by for residents to visit, including Serrano Creek Park and Borrego Overlook Park, which makes them easy to access. This city is also quiet, as the streets are generally calm - although that is not the case closer to the railway line.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing about 55% of buildings in Lake Forest, and the rest of the homes are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This city also has a good selection of housing size options - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the units in the city are occupied by home owners while the remainder are rented. The average year of construction for dwellings in this city is 1987.
Locals will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in Lake Forest, primary schools are close by. In contrast, high schools are not particularly numerous and thus not always within walking distance. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as eating is concerned, it is often practical for home buyers in Lake Forest to do groceries on foot. Over 50 grocery stores are situated in the area, and the best selection can be found on streets like el Toro Road. There are also over 250 restaurants and coffee shops in Lake Forest.
Lake Forest is very car friendly. It is straightforward to access a place to park. On the other hand, the public transit service in Lake Forest is not very frequent. Thankfully, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is convenient to reach a nearby bus stop from most residences. It is occasionally difficult for pedestrians to navigate Lake Forest because running common errands is at times challenging.