Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates real estate guide & listings for sale
Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates offers a calm ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. Most areas in this neighbourhood are very quiet, as the streets are usually very tranquil. Finally, public green spaces, including Heron Corridor and Lynda Lane Park, are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore, which makes them easy to get to from a lot of locations in this part of the city.
Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates provides home buyers with the choice between different means of transportation. This neighbourhood is quite transit friendly. For example, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. The bicycle is a reasonably good means of transportation in this area since there are numerous bike lanes, and bike riders do not encounter serious hills. Travelling on foot is not particularly practical for home buyers in this part of Ottawa because few common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle. In contrast, driving is a very good medium of transportation in this area. It is very easy to park.
The majority of dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 70% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented.
Primary schools and daycares are convenient to access on foot from any location in this part of Ottawa. However, this area does not contain any high schools. With respect to eating, a supermarket is generally reachable within a reasonably short walk from most properties for sale in this neighbourhood. A small number of restaurants and cafes are available as well.