LaSalle Ontario: The Town of LaSalle is one of eight municipalities of which make up Essex County. The Town of LaSalle is a beautiful waterfront community bordered by the Detroit River to the east boasting 7 miles of waterfront coastline on the Detroit River known as the "Nautical Mile" with a string of marinas and walking trails. The Town of LaSalle borders not only the City of Windsor but also the towns of Amherstburg and Tecumseh, allowing you to easily access the advantages of each one. LaSalle, among one of the oldest French Settlement areas in Southwestern Ontario, named after the explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, consisting of 25 square miles.
The town’s riverfront land, marinas, forested areas, golf courses and bike trails also provide an excellent way to enjoy the outdoors, and indoor sports facilities, community centres and a wealth of shopping and other entertainment options ensure that you can find recreation that fits you in LaSalle.
Today the Town of LaSalle is a rapidly urbanizing municipality with a current population of 32,000 under taking new urban development design concepts, encompassing large green area space for parks and recreational neighborhood enjoyment. The Town of LaSalle is known as a wooded community, with an abundance of locally significant areas covered with Carolinian forests, provincially significant wetlands and tall grass prairie communities. LaSalle has a large network of trails, with 40 Km’s of paved trails in LaSalle in addition to unpaved trails, you can walk, jog or ride your bicycle throughout the town. There are signs along the trails providing interesting facts about the wooded areas with unique plant species and wildlife habitat, which from a biological perspective, is considered to be a natural heritage. The LaSalle Greenway and Linkage System trails connect up to hundreds of hectares of natural heritage parks in addition to connecting up to Windsor, Ontario's own "Windsor Trail" network, allowing people to ride from LaSalle all the way to Windsor's Riverfront Trail.
Available farmland continues to shrinks with LaSalle's booming residential development, but it is estimated at 50% 3,250 hectares are still comprised as cash-crop farming and natural heritage features.
The LaSalle Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex, 120,000 square feet in size erected in 2008, serves as a common hub for social and culture needs for all of LaSalle's residents. Encompassing twin NHL size arenas with seating for 1,200, indoor pool with waterslide, sauna, hot tub, fitness centre, indoor walking track / sport facilities and conference areas for cultural groups with in door concession and eating area. Outdoors you'll find 28 soccer fields, 8 baseball diamonds, pavilions, outdoor amphitheatre, splash pad, stateboard parks with outdoor concession facilities situated on 248 acres of land.
The town of LaSalle has recently acquired the former West Port Marina abutting Gil Maure Park providing for 141 municipal boat wells on over 42 acres of marina and waterfront park including a fishery spawning park on the Detriot River.
The Town of LaSalle itself features many of its own private and public schools from Elementary up through High School for both French and English. Plus, you can conveniently access the schools in Windsor, including the University of Windsor and St. Clair College.
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LaSalle features many community events and festivals, most notably the annual Stawberry Festival, which takes place on the first weekend of June. The town’s Detroit riverfront parkland, marinas, golf courses, forested areas and trails also provide an excellent way to enjoy the outdoors. The indoor sports facilities, community centres and a wealth of shopping and other entertainment options ensure that you can find recreation that fits your needs. LaSalle is within easy reach of many other destinations such as Fort Malden National Historic Site, Point Pelee National Park, Hillman Marsh and Kopegaron Woods the area supports over 700 plant species, some of which cannot be found in any other part of Canada. Impressive Bird and butterfly migrations attracts naturalists from around the world. Other distinctive tourist attractions include 11 EPIC Wineries, Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens, The Jack Miner Bird Sanctuary, Migration Community Hall and Conservation Areas offering walking, cycling with miles of Trans Canada Trails. If golf is your passion, the area boasts award winning golf courses with an extended golf season. How about a swim at one of our beautiful beachs, fish, or relax in a boat on the beautiful blue waters of Detroit River. Set sail for a fishing adventure or scuba dive down to several ship wrecks with one of the local boat charter services. Fine dining, after dinner sails & friendly faces are a way of life... The area is overflowing with cultural events, festivals, world-renowned entertainment and thanks to our Detroit neighbours, major league sports action.
LaSalle, Ontario is an idea for a relaxed and comfortable lifestyle while easing into retirement, a true year-round destination, short-sleeve weather area with long hot summers and moderate winters excellent for active living. Live for Less! Real estate in the LaSalle / Essex County area is the most affordable in Ontario - purchasing a home or property here will range 30% to 60% less than in comparable markets. This could represent a huge savings and a boost for your retirement nest egg, enjoy easy access to a recreational playground in an overall warmer climate.
LaSalle has a wide variety of housing to suit the needs of new and existing residents. When looking at the homes for sale in LaSalle, it's all about choice with a wide range of budgets, numerous housing styles and new developments. LaSalle offers a great selection of starter or mid-sized family homes for sale with larger lots than you would find in many other municipalities. To see the complete, up-to-date list of homes for sale in LaSalle, check our LaSalle Houses for Sale Listings Page. Here you will find all the details about each property including location, features, price and more.
There are also a wide variety of condos for sale in LaSalle, so if you prefer the benefits of a condo apartment then condominiums for sale in LaSalle offers you some great choices with a wide range of budgets, numerous condominium styles. To see the complete, up-to-date list of condos for sale in LaSalle, check our LaSalle condos for Sale Listings Page. Here you will find all the details about each property including location, features, price and more.
LaSalle waterfront real estate for sale is arguably considered some the best within the Essex County real estate market region with its Detroit River waterfront coastlines. LaSalle waterfront houses for sale features everything from small cottages to multi-million dollar homes. Modest waterfront homes for sale in LaSalle can be purchased for less than $350,000. LaSalle waterfront condos for sale along the Riverfront are even less, providing you a dream lifestyle of beautiful water views, walks or biking along the waterfront trails and private marinas.
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