Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. Public green spaces, including Trillium Park and Jasmine Park, are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes them easy to access. This area is also good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are generally quite tranquil.
This neighbourhood presents house buyers with several alternative modes of transportation. The favoured way to move around in Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights is usually a car. Many homes for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and it is convenient to come across a parking spot. The public transit service in this part of Ottawa is also good. The neighbourhood is connected by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights is reasonably amenable to bicycling as the bicycling infrastructure is comprehensive. Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights is not especially conducive to walking since few common errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
In Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights, roughly one third of dwellings are townhouses, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 70% of the units in Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights and 30% are rented. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Ottawa happened in the 1960s and 1970s.
Daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. When it comes to eating, the nearest grocery store in this part of the city is usually only a short walk away. Additionally, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and there are also a few coffee shops in Beacon Hill South - Cardinal Heights. A reasonable choice of clothing stores is also situated within a rather short walking distance.