Ledbury - Heron Gate - Ridgemont - Elmwood real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Ledbury - Heron Gate - Ridgemont - Elmwood is exemplified by its calm ambience. It is easy to access parks from numerous locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This part of the city is also quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder areas, especially around one of the railway lines.
This part of the city offers homeowners several alternative methods of transportation. Active property owners will enjoy the quite pedestrian-friendly nature of Ledbury - Heron Gate - Ridgemont - Elmwood, although common amenities such as banks or post offices can be an occasionally long walk away. It is also easy to get around by bike in this part of the city as the bicycling network is quite well-developed. This area is transit friendly as a consequence of a few nearby bus lines. Driving is also a reasonably good medium of transportation in Ledbury - Heron Gate - Ridgemont - Elmwood. It is easy to come across a parking spot.
About 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Ledbury - Heron Gate - Ridgemont - Elmwood, while small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Around 45% of properties in this part of Ottawa were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters whereas the remainder are occupied by owners.
It is typically possible for property owners in this part of the city to do their groceries by walking. Additionally, there are a good number of options for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, schools and daycares are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in this area. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.