Blackburn Hamlet real estate guide & listings for sale
Blackburn Hamlet offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is very quiet, as the streets tend to be very calm. Finally, it is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are around 10 of them nearby for residents to check out.
Driving is a very good transportation option in this part of Ottawa. It is very convenient to come across a place to park. However, the public transit service in Blackburn Hamlet is rather poor. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most residences. This part of the city is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because running common errands is difficult. However, the bicycle is a fairly good means of transportation in this area as there are many bike lanes.
Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in Blackburn Hamlet. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. About three quarters of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and the rest are renters. Most housing in this area was constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, during its main building boom.
It is generally possible for property owners in this part of Ottawa to shop for their groceries by walking. There are also a few choices for those who value restaurants and cafes within walking distance. With respect to education, families will appreciate that no matter where their property is situated in this area, primary schools and daycares are close by. However, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools.