Ottewell real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Ottewell is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. It is easy to access public green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy and a lot of homes have a park a short walk away. This part of Edmonton is also very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
The best approach to navigate this neighbourhood is very often a car. It is very easy to come across a place to park. On the other hand, commuting by public transit is at times difficult in Ottewell. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by approximately 30 bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. The bike is a fairly good means of transportation in Ottewell as it is a flat ride to most locations, and the bicycling infrastructure is good. It is occasionally challenging for pedestrians to move around in this area as few daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.
Ottewell experienced its main building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this era. In this neighbourhood, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy about three quarters of the dwellings in Ottewell and one quarter are rented. This part of Edmonton is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Property owners in Ottewell will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Residents can enjoy around 20 restaurants and coffee shops as well. In terms of education, families will welcome that no matter where their property is situated in Ottewell, both primary and secondary schools are nearby. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In contrast, daycares are not very numerous and therefore may require a rather long walk to get to.