Orleans Central real estate guide & listings for sale
There is a vast selection of green spaces in Orleans Central. It is easy to access green spaces from many locations in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit. This area remains relatively serene, as there are very few people out and about on the streets.
Commuting by car is very convenient in Orleans Central. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, and it is very convenient to park. However, Orleans Central is not an especially pleasant part of Ottawa for moving around by public transit. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by about 20 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. It is sometimes challenging for pedestrians to navigate Orleans Central since few daily needs can be met by walking. However, the bike is a good means of transportation in this area because the bicycling infrastructure is well-developed.
A majority of the housing growth in Orleans Central took place between 1960 and 1980. In this part of Ottawa, around one third of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the units in the neighbourhood and 30% are rented. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
In this part of the city, parents and their children will generally be able to access schools and daycares by walking. Families have the choice between public and private primary schools. In terms of eating, it is usually practical for house buyers in Orleans Central to purchase their groceries on foot. Likewise, there are a good number of choices in close proximity for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes. Property owners have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.