Greenboro East real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Greenboro East. It is very easy to access parks from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to visit. Most areas in this part of the city are very quiet, as the streets are generally very calm.
Driving is a fairly good means of transportation in this part of Ottawa. It is easy to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is occasionally challenging in Greenboro East. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. Greenboro East is not particularly well-suited for walking as many daily needs are impractical to meet on foot. However, it is convenient to move around by bicycle in this area as it is a flat ride to most locations, and there are countless bike lanes.
In Greenboro East, the majority of dwellings are townhouses, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of the city also has quite a good variety of housing size options - notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the properties in Greenboro East and the rest are rented. Around 45% of properties in this part of Ottawa were constructed between 1980 and 1990, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s.
It is a rather short walk to reach primary schools and daycares from anywhere in Greenboro East. However, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. Regarding food, it is easy to reach the nearest supermarket by walking in this part of the city. There are also a limited number of options for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes.