Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates is exemplified by its calm environment. It is easy to get to public green spaces from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. This area is also very quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour.
No matter the medium of transportation, it is reasonably easy to travel in this area. The car is often the best transportation option in this part of Ottawa. It is straightforward to find a parking spot. The good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car thanks to a few nearby bus lines. Travelling on foot is not especially convenient for property owners in this neighbourhood as carrying out day-to-day needs is occasionally challenging. However, Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates is appropriate for biking as there are a large number of bike lanes, and the area is flat.
In Playfair Park - Lynda Park - Guildwood Estates, about 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 30% are rented.
In this part of Ottawa, families will typically be able to access daycares and primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in this area. As far as food is concerned, home buyers in this neighbourhood will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities, and there are also a few cafes in this area. It is also a rather short distance to a decent selection of clothing stores.