Fitzroy real estate guide & listings for sale
Fitzroy is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Parks are spread out sporadically, which makes it very difficult to reach them. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, including Campbell Bicentennial Park.
This area is an extremely good part of Ottawa for driving. It is very convenient to park. A majority of the houses for sale in this neighbourhood are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot because running common errands is very impractical. This neighbourhood is also not very bicycling-friendly since cyclists encounter a significant amount of elevation changes, and there are very few bike lanes.
Around one quarter of properties in Fitzroy were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s. In this area, the overwhelming majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the dwellings in Fitzroy and 5% are rented. This area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
There are only a very small number of primary schools in Fitzroy and thus they can be a very long walk away. Furthermore, this part of the city does not have any high schools. Regarding eating, it is very rarely practical for house buyers in Fitzroy to reach the closest grocery store by walking.