Greenbelt real estate guide & listings for sale
It is relatively calm in Greenbelt, due to the presence of very few pedestrians. It is sometimes hard to get to green spaces in the neighbourhood since they are sparse. Still, there are approximately 20 parks nearby for residents to enjoy.
Greenbelt is an extremely convenient part of Ottawa for getting around by car. Parking is quite easy. In contrast, public transit riders may experience few options in Greenbelt as a result of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, there are over 50 bus lines crossing the neighbourhood. Despite the fact that biking is more feasible in some areas than others, travelling by bicycle is challenging in Greenbelt as the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive, and there are a fair number of slopes. Greenbelt is also not very suitable for walking since very few daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle.
About one third of properties in Greenbelt were built between 1960 and 1980, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this neighbourhood is an important part of its character. About 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the rest are rented. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Accessing the nearest supermarket on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in Greenbelt. There are also approximately 40 restaurants in Greenbelt. As far as education is concerned, families may find it very difficult for their schoolchildren to get to high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Moreover, there are only a very small number of daycares and thus they can be a very long walk away.