Vanier South real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Vanier South. Green spaces are especially well-located and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making them easy to access. This area is also fairly good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets tend to be quite calm.
Vanier South offers property owners several alternative means of transportation. The fairly good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. There are a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Physically active people will also welcome the very pedestrian-friendly character of this neighbourhood; running common errands is easy. Vanier South is suited for biking because this area boasts a good bicycling infrastructure, and there are a limited number of elevation changes.
Around 45% of buildings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Vanier South, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. About 45% of properties in this part of Ottawa were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. This neighbourhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home while the remainder are owners.
It is very convenient to access the closest supermarket on foot in this part of Ottawa. Likewise, Vanier South is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. Home buyers can find a fair number of clothing stores within walking distance, for example on McArthur Avenue. In terms of education, in this area, families will generally be able to get to daycares and schools on foot.