Old Ottawa East real estate guide & listings for sale
Old Ottawa East offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. It is easy to access parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out. Many parts of Old Ottawa East is quite quiet, although that is not the case near Highway 417.
Old Ottawa East allows house buyers to get around by various methods of transportation. The public transit network in this area is reasonably accessible. More precisely, homeowners have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Walking is also quite practical for property owners in Old Ottawa East; many daily errands can be run on foot, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Riding a bike is prevalent in Old Ottawa East since the bicycling network is very comprehensive.
The buildings in this area are quite old, because about 40% of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1980s. Over half of the housing stock of this area consists of single detached homes and large apartment buildings, and the rest are mainly townhouses. The split between homeowners and renters is about even. This area has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest supermarket in Old Ottawa East is generally only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, thanks to approximately 10 restaurants and a few coffee shops, Old Ottawa East is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat. Residents benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. With respect to education, daycares and schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in Old Ottawa East.