Bells Corners West real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Bells Corners West is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. The noise levels in this part of Ottawa are low, as the streets are generally quite peaceful. Finally, public green spaces are easy to reach since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore.
Cars are an excellent means of transportation in Bells Corners West. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and the majority of real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway. However, the public transit service in this neighbourhood is not very frequent. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far away from most homes. Bells Corners West is not very suitable for walking because many daily needs are impractical to meet on foot. On the other hand, getting around by bicycle is easy in this neighbourhood as this part of the city has a fairly good bicycling infrastructure.
Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the remainder are renters. The substantial percentage of townhouses in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. Roughly 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. This area also has quite a good variety of unit sizes - this part of Ottawa is particularly good for those looking for three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to get to on foot from most homes for sale in Bells Corners West. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. However, it can be challenging to reach daycares as a pedestrian. In terms of eating, home buyers in this part of Ottawa will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and cafes in Bells Corners West.