Lorne Park has been described as "One of the nicest areas in the GTA". It is home to some of the most expensive real estate in Mississauga second only to Toronto. The area is also unique in its diversity.
Homes in the Lorne Park range from townhouses and semi-detached homes and detached houses with 3 or 4 bedrooms to multi-million dollar custom built luxury homes on extremely large lots. Lorne Park attracts many young professionals because of the easy commute to Toronto byway of the QEW. Lorne Park has many smaller shops and restaurants in walking distance to the main shopping district along Lakeshore Road in the area known as Clarkson Village.
Lake Ontario is within easy walking distance along the many walking paths a nature trails and has many Parks and Marinas. Whiteoaks Park, with a playground, Baseball diamonds, Soccer Field and Tennis Club. Another is Rattray Marsh, Rattray Marsh an ecologically sensitive wetland is the last remaining lakefront marsh. Rattray Marsh has a variety of wildlife and plants and is an attraction for avid bird watchers, photographers and nature lovers. The marsh is known for its abundant Heron population including, black-crowned night herons, green-backed herons and great blue herons