Riverside Park real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Riverside Park. It is easy to reach public green spaces from most locations within the neighbourhood since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This part of Ottawa is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Riverside Park will appeal to property owners that value several modes of transportation. Riverside Park is a very good part of Ottawa for travelling by car. Parking is easy. With Confederation Station on the Trillium Line, and around 10 nearby bus lines, travelling by public transit is also convenient in Riverside Park. Walking is not particularly practical for residents in this neighbourhood as many daily needs are occasionally difficult to meet without the use of a vehicle. On the other hand, cycling is convenient in this part of the city because Riverside Park boasts an excellent bicycling infrastructure.
In Riverside Park, roughly 40% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This area experienced its largest construction boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of the city offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 55% of the units in Riverside Park and the remainder are rented.
It is a rather short walk to get to schools and daycares from most homes for sale in this neighbourhood. As far as eating is concerned, it is convenient to reach the closest supermarket by walking in Riverside Park. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of opportunities, and a limited selection of coffee shops is available as well.