Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. The noise levels in this area are low, as the streets are calm - although that is not the case near Highway 417. Lastly, it is easy to get to parks from numerous locations within the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, such as Dick Bell Park and Andrew Haydon Park.
Driving is usually the best method to move around in this neighbourhood. It is very convenient to find a place to park, and it is a rather short car ride to the closest highway, such as Highway 416, from anywhere in this part of Ottawa. However, Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park is not an especially convenient part of Ottawa for travelling by public transit. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park is reasonably bike-friendly since cyclists do not encounter serious slopes, and the cycling network is good. This neighbourhood is not very convenient for walking as very few daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 20% are renters. A majority of the housing growth in this part of Ottawa happened in the 1960s and 1970s.
In this part of the city, families will typically be able to access primary schools on foot. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. Regarding eating, a vehicle is usually required in Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park to access the nearest grocery store. A small selection of restaurants can be found in Crystal Bay - Lakeview Park.