Billings Bridge - Alta Vista real estate guide & listings for sale
Billings Bridge - Alta Vista offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. The noise levels in this part of the city are reasonably low, as the streets are usually tranquil - however some parts can be quite loud, especially close to one of the railway lines. Finally, there are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, including Kilborn Park and Grasshopper Hill and Heron Corridor, and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations within the neighbourhood.
Billings Bridge - Alta Vista enables homeowners to move around using several alternative means of transportation. With about 30 nearby bus lines, this part of Ottawa has a reasonably good public transit infrastructure. It is also easy for pedestrians to move around in this area; many day-to-day errands can be run on foot. Travelling by bicycle is convenient in Billings Bridge - Alta Vista because there are a fair number of bike lanes.
In Billings Bridge - Alta Vista, about 55% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Roughly half of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed before the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters.
In Billings Bridge - Alta Vista, families will generally be able to reach schools and daycares on foot. With respect to food, home buyers in this area will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is generally just around the corner, for instance on Bank Street, and there are also a few cafes in this part of Ottawa. House buyers have access to a good number of nearby clothing stores.