Oak Bay is heritage
Considered one of the most desirable neighbourhoods in the Greater Victoria area, Oak Bay features a collection of notable houses. There are a number of examples from pre-eminent architects such as Francis Rattenbury and Samuel McLure mixed with classic and newer examples of the West Coast style. The fashionable Uplands neighbourhood is a showcase of century homes in the style of Arts and Crafts and Faux Tudor. If you want a premier neighbourhood setting in Victoria then visiting houses for sale in Oak Bay might be a good first step.
Refined elegance and location
Oak Bay is home to the University of Victoria, a public school and research institution. The university is ranked in the top 1% of schools in Canada and is sited on 400 acres with more than 21,000 students in attendance. Oak Bay is also the location of two marinas, the Oak Bay Marina and the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, one of the oldest yacht clubs in Canada. Here in Oak Bay, the leafy, tree-lined streets are just right for Sunday drives or long evening walks. Wouldn’t you like to live here?