Dunrobin real estate guide & listings for sale
Dunrobin is very quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. It is rather challenging to reach public green spaces in the neighbourhood since they are sparse. Still, there are around 10 parks close by for residents to relax in.
The car is usually the favoured approach to move around in Dunrobin. It is very convenient to park. It is challenging to commute by bicycle in this part of Ottawa because there are a good number of hills, and the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive. It is also very impractical for pedestrians to move around in Dunrobin as many daily needs are very difficult to carry out on foot.
Nearly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Around 30% of properties in this part of Ottawa were built following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
There are only a very small number of high schools in this area and consequently they can be a very long walk away. Moreover, this neighbourhood does not have any primary schools. Likewise, there are only a very small number of daycares and therefore they can be a very long walk away. With respect to eating, property owners in Dunrobin almost always need a vehicle to travel to the nearest grocery store.