Greenboro East real estate guide & listings for sale
Greenboro East offers a calm atmosphere and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This neighbourhood is very quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are about 10 public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, such as Bruff Park and Greenboro Park and Community Centre, and they are very well-situated, which makes it very easy to access them.
Driving is a good mode of transportation in this area. It is easy to access a parking spot. However, this area is not an especially convenient part of Ottawa for getting around by public transit. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and it is very easy to find a nearby bus stop from most homes. Walking is not particularly practical for property owners in this area as very few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. In contrast, Greenboro East is reasonably suited for cycling since it is a flat ride to most locations, and the bicycling infrastructure is excellent.
In Greenboro East, roughly two thirds of dwellings are townhouses, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this part of Ottawa were constructed in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the remainder are renters.
It is frequently an option for home buyers in Greenboro East to do their grocery shopping on foot. Residents are served by a few restaurants and cafes as well. Concerning education, primary schools are easy to get to on foot from any location in this area. In contrast, there are no high schools in Greenboro East.