Burlington Real Estate

Homes For Sale In Burlington

Burlington, ON, is a vibrant and livable city that offers all the amenities expected from a large metropolis, but it still maintains a small-town charm. Named the Best Community in Canada by Maclean’s Magazine in 2019, the city appeals to families looking to thrive in a calm environment among beautiful natural features. Conveniently located in the centre of the Golden Horseshoe, Burlington real estate offers easy access to major highways, commercial airports, and the U.S. Border. It also boasts excellent neighbourhoods with some of the best homes for sale in Ontario. Keep reading to know more about what makes Burlington such a great place to live!


New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$1,799,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
3
baths
6310 WALKERS LINE
Burlington, ON L7M0R3
Listing courtesy of NEW ERA REAL ESTATE
$1,199,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
2
baths
1,159
sqft
6611 FREDERICK Street
Burlington, ON L7P0J9
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Escarpment Realty Inc., Brokerage
$1,195,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
1
bath
1,100
sqft
6299 GUELPH Line
Burlington, ON L7P0A6
Listing courtesy of Royal LePage Action Realty
New Listing - 3 days on Site
$1,799,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
3
baths
2,545
sqft
6155 GUELPH Line
Burlington, ON L7P0A6
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX TWIN CITY REALTY INC., BROKERAGE
New Listing - 3 weeks on Site
$3,688,800
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
5
beds
5
baths
3,836
sqft
6416 CHELSEA Road
Burlington, ON L7P0M9
Listing courtesy of ?
$6,900,000
Active Listing
Land For Sale
2566 HARVESTMOON LANE
Burlington, ON L7P0N5
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX ESCARPMENT REALTY INC.
$1
Active Listing
Land For Sale
5431 APPLEBY LINE
Burlington, ON L7M0P3
Listing courtesy of SUTTON GROUP - SUMMIT REALTY INC.
$3,199,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
5
baths
2231 BRITANNIA RD
Burlington, ON L7P0E8
Listing courtesy of ROYAL LEPAGE/J & D DIVISION
New Listing - a week on Site
$1,775,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
3
baths
1,400
sqft
5140 APPLEBY Line
Burlington, ON L7M0P5
Listing courtesy of Right At Home Realty
$4,999,999
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
1
bath
5147 WALKER'S LINE
Burlington, ON L9T2X6
Listing courtesy of IPRO REALTY LTD.
$2,399,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
5
beds
7
baths
5111 WALKERS LINE
Burlington, ON L7M0P9
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX REAL ESTATE CENTRE INC.
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$7,399,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
7
beds
9
baths
5563 CEDAR SPRINGS RD
Burlington, ON L7P0C2
Listing courtesy of NEW ERA REAL ESTATE
$2,898,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
6
beds
5
baths
2560 2ND SIDE RD
Burlington, ON L7R1E5
Listing courtesy of FOREST HILL REAL ESTATE INC.
New Listing - 6 days on Site
$5,888,888
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
5
beds
7
baths
4090 APPLEBY LINE
Burlington, ON L7M0Y7
Listing courtesy of SUTTON GROUP - SUMMIT REALTY INC.
New Listing - 3 weeks on Site
$2,900,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
5
baths
5101 MOUNT NEMO CRES
Burlington, ON L7M0T7
Listing courtesy of ROYAL LEPAGE REALTY PLUS OAKVILLE
New Listing - a week on Site
$9,875,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
7
beds
9
baths
2637 BLUFFS WAY
Burlington, ON L7M0T8
Listing courtesy of RARE REAL ESTATE
$4,995,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
2
baths
4197 WALKERS LINE
Burlington, ON L7M0Y3
Listing courtesy of ROYAL LEPAGE REAL ESTATE SERVICES LTD.
$2,799,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
1
bath
5127 MILBUROUGH LINE
Burlington, ON L7P0C6
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX ESCARPMENT REALTY INC.
New Listing - 5 days on Site
$1,419,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
4
baths
4770 DEFOREST CRES
Burlington, ON L7M0J8
Listing courtesy of REAL ONE REALTY INC.
New Listing - 4 days on Site
$1,399,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
4
baths
2,960
sqft
4768 DEFOREST Crescent
Burlington, ON L7M0K1
Listing courtesy of The Agency
$3,000,000
Active Listing
Land For Sale
3311 LIONEL CRT
Burlington, ON L7M0W7
Listing courtesy of D. W. GOULD REALTY ADVISORS INC.
New Listing - 4 days on Site
$998,000
Active Listing
Townhouse For Sale
3
beds
3
baths
3358 MIKALDA RD
Burlington, ON L7M0K9
Listing courtesy of CENTURY 21 BEST SELLERS LTD.
New Listing - 3 days on Site
$1,595,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
4
baths
1,937
sqft
4701 Irena Avenue
Burlington, ON L7M0K2
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Escarpment Realty Inc.
$175,000
Active Listing
Business Opportunity For Sale
2,190
sqft
#102 -4903 THOMAS ALTON BLVD #102
Burlington, ON L7M0H3
Listing courtesy of D. W. GOULD REALTY ADVISORS INC.
New Listing - 3 weeks on Site
$1,750,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
5
beds
4
baths
4762 DOUG WRIGHT DR
Burlington, ON L7M0K5
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX ESCARPMENT REALTY INC.
New Listing - 5 days on Site
$1,725,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
4
baths
3322 STONEWARE RD
Burlington, ON L7M0K3
Listing courtesy of KELLER WILLIAMS EDGE REALTY
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$579,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
773
sqft
3210 DAKOTA Common Unit# A222
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd., Brokerage
New Listing - a week on Site
$619,888
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#A607 -3210 DAKOTA COMMON #A607
Burlington, ON L7M2A6
Listing courtesy of HOMELIFE/MIRACLE REALTY LTD
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$679,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#A907 -3210 DAKOTA COMMON #A907
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of RIGHT AT HOME REALTY
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$525,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
#A501 -3210 DAKOTA COMMON #A501
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of ROYAL LEPAGE BURLOAK REAL ESTATE SERVICES
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$525,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
517
sqft
3210 DAKOTA Common|Unit #A501
Burlington, ON L7M2A9
Listing courtesy of Royal LePage Burloak Real Estate Services
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$679,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
761
sqft
3210 DAKOTA Common|Unit #A907
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of Right At Home Realty
New Listing - 2 weeks on Site
$579,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#A222 -3210 DAKOTA COMMON #A222
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of ROYAL LEPAGE REAL ESTATE SERVICES LTD.
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$569,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#B211 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON ST #B211
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of NEW ERA REAL ESTATE
$515,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
#B1015 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B1015
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of SUTTON GROUP - SUMMIT REALTY INC.
New Listing - 6 days on Site
$589,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#B208 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B208
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of CENTURY 21 PARAMOUNT REALTY INC.
$507,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
#B615 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B615
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of EXP REALTY
$649,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
#B713 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B713
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX REALTY SERVICES INC.
New Listing - 3 weeks on Site
$539,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
1
bath
#B105 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B105
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of HOMELIFE/FUTURE REALTY INC.
New Listing - 3 days on Site
$489,899
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
597
sqft
3200 DAKOTA Common|Unit #B606
Burlington, ON L7M2A8
Listing courtesy of Voortman Realty Inc.
$899,000
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
3
beds
2
baths
#B317 -3200 DAKOTA COMMON #B317
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of SAVE MAX REAL ESTATE INC.
New Listing - 3 weeks on Site
$619,888
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
2
beds
2
baths
756
sqft
3210 DAKOTA COMMON Unit# A607
Burlington, ON L7M2A6
Listing courtesy of HOMELIFE MIRACLE REALTY MISSISSAUGA
$507,900
Active Listing
Condo For Sale
1
bed
1
bath
540
sqft
3200 DAKOTA Common Unit# B615
Burlington, ON L7M2A7
Listing courtesy of EXP REALTY
$1,165,000
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
3
beds
4
baths
4843 VERDI ST
Burlington, ON L7M0H5
Listing courtesy of CENTURY 21 LEADING EDGE REALTY INC.
New Listing - 5 days on Site
$1,499,900
Active Listing
Single Family Home For Sale
4
beds
3
baths
2,233
sqft
3351 MOSES Way
Burlington, ON L7M0L4
Listing courtesy of Revel Realty Inc

More About Burlington ON Real Estate

Burlington, ON, is located in the Regional Municipality of Halton and has around 207,000 people. More than half of the city’s area of 187 square kilometres is rural and comprises parks, conservation areas, and the Niagara Escarpment. This part of town is mainly used for agriculture and conservation purposes. On the other hand, Burlington’s south-end is on the banks of Lake Ontario, and it’s densely populated and urbanized. This area boasts the city’s downtown and most of the city’s neighbourhoods.

Burlington ON Real Estate Market

The Burlington, ON, real estate market is dynamic and diverse, with the majority of the housing stock located south. Most homes for sale in Burlington, Ontario, are comfortable single-family detached homes, highly desirable among families and retirees. Additionally, there are modern beachfront condos for single purchasers and couples in the downtown area and sizable country states if you head north.

Most of the detached homes for sale in Burlington, ON, are situated in suburban communities and tend to have three or more bedrooms. Some of the popular features in the city include a garden or front lawn, a backyard, and frequently a pool. The average detached home lists for about $2.5M and sells after being on the market for approximately 11 days. The ownership rate in the area is pretty high, with 79% of the residents being dwelling proprietors.

The rest of the Burlington’s real estate market is made out of semi-detached properties, townhomes, and low-rise and high-rise condo buildings, some of which have stunning waterfront views of Lake Ontario. A unit in Burlington can have an average price tag of $800,000 for those who prefer the perks of a maintenance-free, urban lifestyle. Most of the dwellings in Burlington have construction dates ranging between the pre-’60s and the ’80s.

Burlington Neighbourhoods

Burlington is composed of 20 distinct neighbourhoods that offer diverse lifestyles and housing alternatives. Here are some of the most popular ones:

  • Roseland: Roseland is one of Burlington’s most notable and tasteful neighbourhoods, a hot spot for young families and empty nesters. Its streets look like they have been taken out of a fairytale with quaint historic houses and bungalows standing in spacious lots with impeccable gardens. Roseland boasts top-notch schools, green spaces, and amenities. Many dwellings are located along Lakeshore Road, with gorgeous Lake Ontario views.
  • Palmer: Conveniently located at the city’s centre, this mature community is one of Burlington’s most affordable neighbourhoods for families with small children. Palmer is known for its tree-lined undulating streets and a housing stock mostly made out of detached split-level homes from the ’70s and ’80s. Palmer has good schooling options, beautiful parks, recreational activities, and plenty of shopping and dining options.
  • Aldershot: Home to the Royal Botanical Gardens, Aldershot is a waterfront neighbourhood located in the west end of Burlington. The quiet area is known for its large senior population but has recently seen a growing number of young families relocating on comfortable homes constructed in the ’40s and ’50s and lately renovated. Restored and newly built condos are also in high demand. Schools, parks, pools, services, and attractions are also great.
  • Longmoor: Located in the heart of Burlington, Longmoor is a modest and family-centred community with low traffic and plenty of public spaces to go for a bike ride, have a playdate, or enjoy a long walk. Single-family detached properties are a prevalent dwelling type here, most built between the ‘60s and ‘90s. The neighbourhood has several primary public schools, parks, amenities and public transit options.
  • The Orchard: The Orchard is a pedestrian-friendly, tight-knit community with a whimsical character and beautiful homes for sale. The majority of the properties are detached and semi-detached with big backyards, but also townhomes with charming features like front porches and dormers. Community parks and sports fields abound here, as well as elementary schools at walking distance, trails among ravines, and convenient amenities.

Burlington Schools

Burlington, ON, has 43 schools for parents to choose from when moving to town with children. Each city neighbourhood provides public, private, Catholic, secular, and English or French-language academic institutions for students to enroll from elementary through the secondary level. According to the Fraser Institute, many of the Burlington schools exceed the provincial average academic performance on standardized testing in math, reading, and writing. A popular post-secondary institution in the city is the Burlington Campus of Oxford College, located downtown. Here are some of the best schooling options in Burlington per neighbourhood:

Central (Downtown Burlington)

  • Elementary: École élémentaire Renaissance, Central Public School.
  • Secondary: Assumption Catholic Secondary School

The Orchard

  • Elementary: John William Boich Public School, Orchard Park Public School.
  • Secondary: Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School

Roseland

  • Elementary: St. Paul Catholic Elementary School, John T. Tuck Public School.
  • Secondary: Nelson High School

Alton Village

  • Elementary: Alton Village Public School, St. Anne Catholic Elementary School.
  • Secondary: Dr. Frank J. Hayden Secondary School.

Living In Burlington ON

Burlington has an ideal location on the banks of Lake Ontario and is only 35 minutes from downtown Toronto. The city has a plethora of great amenities, like lively waterfront areas, expansive parks, promenades, golf courses, and picturesque shopping districts. There are also world-class performing art venues and popular festivals that provide some of the best entertainment in Canada. Here are additional perks of being a Burlington, ON, homeowner:

  • Burlington is located in Halton, the safest large municipality in Canada. The region has the lowest crime severity index of all municipalities with 100,000+ residents.
  • The city’s location is one of its best assets. Relocating to Burlington means living close to all the amenities, landmarks and attractions of nearby cities like Toronto, Hamilton, Niagara Falls, Oakville, and Mississauga.
  • The northern part of Burlington comprises a fragment of UNESCO’s Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve.
  • The city is a popular golf destination in Ontario. Golfers come from all over the province to book tee time in any of its 11 challenging courses. There are about 89 golf courses within 20 miles of Burlington.
  • Home to several museums, art galleries, and reputed cultural venues such as the Burlington Performing Arts Centre, Burlington has a well-deserved reputation of being an eminently cultural city.
  • Burlington is a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts! From its stunning waterfront public spaces to the notable Royal Botanic Gardens and the lush escarpment trails, residents can practice various water sports, or go hiking, cycling, and caving.
  • From quaint open-air European-style malls like Village Square to modern, massive shopping centres and picturesque farm markets and orchards, the city has no shortage of shopping opportunities whether you’re looking for fresh local produce or trendy fashion products.
  • Burlington hosts many events year-round, some of them included amongst Ontario’s top 100 festivals. Canada Day Festivities, The Sound Of Music Festival, and Canada’s Largest Ribfest are examples.

Frequently Asked Questions About Burlington Real Estate

What Is Burlington ON Known For?

Burlington, Ontario, is known for being the home of Canada’s world-famous Royal Botanical Gardens.

What is the zip code for Burlington?

Burlington has over 400 postal codes. Here are the top ones by city area:

  • Burlington East: L7N
  • Burlington North: L7M
  • Burlington Northeast: L7L
  • Burlington South: L7S
  • Burlington Southeast: L7R
  • Burlington Southwest: L7T
  • Burlington West: L7P

Where is the nearest commercial airport in Burlington?

The nearest commercial airport in Burlington is John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport which is 25 kilometres away.

How far is Toronto from Burlington?

Burlington is a 35-minute commute from Downtown Toronto depending on traffic conditions.

How Much is a House in Burlington?

A detached property lists at an average price of $2.5M in Burlington.

Burlington Jobs

With consistently low unemployment rates and a diversified economy that generates an annual GDP of $10.6 billion, Burlington is the ideal location if you are looking for employment or want to see your business or start-up grow. As one of Canada’s most innovative and dynamic communities, several companies offer employment opportunities in Burlington, including sectors like Advanced Manufacturing, Biomedical and Life Sciences, Clean Technologies, Food & Beverage, Information and Communications Technology (ICT), and Professional and Technical Services. The top 5 private employers in the area are:

  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Cogeco
  • EMC Corporation of Canada
  • Evertz Microsystems
  • Sofina Foods Inc.

Burlington Transportation

Since Burlington is located next to several major highways and roads and has plenty of parking spaces, residents move around by car with ease. Public transit alternatives like the GO Transit and Via Rail are available for residents without a vehicle. They can travel via Aldershot Station, Appleby Station, and Burlington Station on the Lakeshore West Line. Over 30 bus lines have bus stops close to most residences to travel around the city, while trains connect Burlingtonians with the rest of the GTA, the Niagara Region, and Kitchener/Waterloo. The city is also close to two international airports: John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport and the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

Distance to Major Cities

Things To Do In Burlington Ontario

Burlington is a beautiful city with so many things to do for locals and travellers. Whether you are looking for family-friendly activities, outdoor adventures, or unique cultural attractions, Burlington has it all. Read on to find out how you can spend your time here:

Royal Botanical Gardens

With 2,700 acres, the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) is the largest botanical garden in Canada and a National Historic Site dedicated to conserving plants and their habitats and connecting them to people of all ages. RBG has 2,400 acres of nature sanctuaries, 300 acres of gorgeous gardens, and an arboretum.

Beachway Park

This oceanfront oasis is located on the banks of Lake Ontario, offering locals a clean and fun spot to take the family on weekends. The well-groomed park boasts a soft-sand beach with clear water, a playground, seaside trails for hiking and biking, washrooms, and an ample parking area just steps away.

Burlington Waterfront Trail

Burlington Waterfront Trail is part of the 1,200-mile Great Lakes Waterfront Trail, and it’s a big local favourite to go for a stroll or bike along Lake Ontario. The area has an adjacent kid’s playground with a mini zipline and a picnic area. An ice skating rink is put in place every winter.

Spencer Smith Park

Spencer Smith Park is located in downtown Burlington, and it’s a great place for relaxing any given afternoon. Close to several cafés, ice-cream parlours and restaurants, this popular lakefront spot has a promenade, a pier, bike and walking paths, a well-equipped playground, and a splash pad for the kids, bathrooms, and picnic spots.

Mount Nemo Conservation Area

To see nature at its best in Burlington, make sure to visit Mount Nemo Conservation Area. Be sure to pack a lunch and go for a hike with your dog, have a bird-watching experience, or go caving and rock-climbing if you are extra adventurous. Going to the Brock Harris Lookout and taking in all the amazing views over the Niagara escarpment is a must.

Artist’s Walk Village Square

Village Square is a picturesque European-flavoured outdoor tiny shopping district located in downtown Burlington. Filled with twisting, cobblestone-paved alleys and charming facades, this hidden gem is a lovely place to go shopping locally or gather with friends for an after work hangout.

Art Gallery of Burlington

The Art Gallery of Burlington is every art enthusiasts’ happy place in Burlington. Part art gallery, part community centre, the place embraces local talent by promoting artists’ work through exhibitions and offers the public a broad selection of arts & crafts courses. The gallery also boasts a blooming Canadian ceramic collection of over 4,000 pieces.

Burlington Public Library

Burlington Public Library provides locals and visitors with several programs, resources, and a wide variety of reading materials. Books lovers enjoy three-plus floors full of books, music, movies, and other materials, a computer lab, a children’s play area, and an indoor aquaponic garden. Enrollment is free for Burlington residents.

Smokey Hollow Waterfall

On the border between Burlington and Hamilton and among lush forests lies a natural wonder commonly featured in postcards. Smokey Hollow Waterfall is a 10-metre-high ribbon-style waterfall surrounded by The Great Falls Loop, a 3.5-kilometre hike part of Bruce Trail. Visitors can explore the area and enjoy nearby amenities Rock Chapel Golf Centre and Waterdown Village Farmers’ Market.

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

One of Burlington’s landmarks, The Burlington Performing Arts Centre is the place to go for a night of good music or entertainment in town. This is the only venue of its type in Ontario and the second one in Canada to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification.

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