Walking Distance to Port Credit
Lakefront Parks of Port Credit
Looking for a luxury home in a quiet setting that’s close to everything you could possible need? Then Mineola is the place for you. Located south of the QEW, just north of Port Credit, Mineola is the hottest destination for wealthy families in Mississauga. Developed mostly between 1940-1960, this neighbourhood is quiet and very exclusive. Mineola West is private enclave, tucked away in a peaceful wooded corner beside the river; it is unlike any other area of the West GTA. East Mineola was built more like a suburban subdivision, and though not quite as prestigious as Mineola West, it’s location is still in very high demand and allows the residents to enjoy all the amenities that Mineola has to offer.
There are two distinct areas of Mineola, Mineola East and Mineola West. The west is a small enclave that hugs the east side of the Credit River. This area is characterized by trees, trees and more trees. Quiet and exclusive, if you are looking for a stately castle in a wooded setting, Mineola West is for you. Prices average between $2 to $3 million dollars and up for custom builds.
In Mineola East there is more of a mix. You will find custom build homes, as well family suburban homes the further east towards Cawthra road. More affordable (when compared to Mineola West) this area has some smaller lots, fewer trees and standard, builder designed streets. Due to its location, prices are still high, but achievable for upwardly mobile families, and also attractive to investors looking to do renovations.
Generally speaking, you will find 2 major types of neighbour in Mineola. First are long time residents who have lived there for decades. Unlike the majority of Mississauga, Mineola is predominantly long time residents, with less visible minorities then most other areas in the city. The second type is wealthy families. Along with house prices, the average income in Mineola is significantly higher than the city of Mississauga average. Homes are very well kept and curb appeal is important. Your neighbours also know they live in Mineola so if you are looking for prestige, you’re in good company.
Mineola has a very high percentage of detached single family homes. Regardless of what type of house you are looking for, you’ll pay a premium in Mineola. Below are the general categories of homes you will encounter while looking for a home in Mineola.