Katimavik - Hazeldean real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Katimavik - Hazeldean is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. This part of Ottawa is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite loud, especially near Highway 417. Lastly, it is easy to reach public green spaces from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood since there are about 30 of them nearby for residents to enjoy.
Driving is a great medium of transportation in Katimavik - Hazeldean. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and the majority of homes for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Highway 417. However, residents using public transit may have limited choices in Katimavik - Hazeldean by reason of the low service level. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Walking is not particularly feasible for residents in Katimavik - Hazeldean because very few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. However, this part of the city is reasonably bike-friendly because the cycling infrastructure is comprehensive.
In Katimavik - Hazeldean, about 40% of dwellings are townhouses, and the remaining properties are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. This area also has a variety of housing size options - there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this part of Ottawa. Roughly 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 30% are renters. This area did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in the neighbourhood was spread throughout multiple decades in the twentieth and twenty-first century.
Parents and their kids will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most properties for sale in this area. When it comes to food, it is straightforward to access the closest grocery store on foot in this neighbourhood. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well. Property owners can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.