Wateridge Village real estate guide & listings for sale
There is an extensive selection of green spaces in Wateridge Village. Parks are especially well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, making it easy to get to them. Lastly, this area remains relatively calm, thanks to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
Driving is a very good medium of transportation in Wateridge Village. Finding a place to park is generally easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in Wateridge Village is not very frequent. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most houses are close to a bus stop. Travelling on foot is not very practical for house buyers in Wateridge Village as few daily needs can be carried out by walking. However, this part of Ottawa is reasonably amenable to cycling because the cycling infrastructure is quite extensive.
Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Wateridge Village, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of Ottawa is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Roughly 60% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 40% are occupied by owners. Around 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
In this area, parents and their children will often be able to access primary schools by walking. On the other hand, families may find it challenging to get to high schools on foot. With respect to eating, the closest supermarket in this area is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also around 10 restaurants and coffee shops in this part of the city.