West Centertown real estate guide & listings for sale
West Centertown offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. This neighbourhood has many streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there are few nearby entertainment venues, there are usually lots of people around, and with its approximately 10 nightlife venues, there are options for nighttime activities. Green spaces are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, which makes it easy to reach them.
This part of the city will appeal to home buyers that value several modes of transportation. Thanks to 2 train stations (for example, Carling Station and Bayview Station) on the Trillium Line, and over 50 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in West Centertown is especially convenient. Walking is also especially convenient for house buyers in West Centertown; running day-to-day errands is easy on foot, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. This neighbourhood is a very pleasant part of Ottawa for cyclists. For example, the cycling network is very extensive.
In West Centertown, around 40% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters and 30% are occupied by owners. About 40% of properties in this area were built prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s.
It is a short walk to access daycares and schools from most houses for sale in West Centertown. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the primary and high school level. In terms of eating, home buyers in this neighbourhood will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, owing to 150-odd restaurants and cafes in West Centertown, there is typically a place to get a meal or a beverage just around the corner. Residents can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.