Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West real estate guide & listings for sale
Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is very quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, public green spaces, like Lynda Lane Park, are especially well-spread out and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy, making them easy to reach from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood.
Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West will please homeowners that appreciate a variety of means of transportation. The good public transit access makes transit a viable option for many people. More precisely, there are approximately 20 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Moving around by bicycle is also easy in this part of Ottawa since the cycling infrastructure is fairly good. A majority of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not especially suitable for walking as most daily needs are sometimes challenging to carry out by walking. On the other hand, cars are a very good mode of transportation in Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and it is convenient to park.
Around 45% of homes in Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly half of dwellings in this part of Ottawa, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. The population residing in this neighbourhood is evenly split between renters and owners. This part of Ottawa also has a good choice of housing size options - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Families will appreciate the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. As far as eating is concerned, the closest grocery store in Elmvale - Eastway - Riverview - Riverview Park West is usually only a reasonably short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and a limited variety of coffee shops is available as well.