Kanata Lakes - Marchwood Lakeside - Morgan's Grant - Kanata North Business Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Kanata Lakes - Marchwood Lakeside - Morgan's Grant - Kanata North Business Park offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is reasonably good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are peaceful - although there are still several louder sections, especially around Highway 417 or the railway line. Lastly, parks, like Insmill Park and Richcraft Recreation Complex, are very well-spread out and there are approximately 40 of them close by for residents to check out, which makes it easy to reach them.
This part of Ottawa is especially car friendly. It is very easy to come across a place to park. On the other hand, public transit users may find few choices in this part of the city due to the low service level. Nonetheless, there are approximately 20 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. The bike is a fairly good means of transportation in this part of the city because there are a fair number of bike lanes. Walking is not very convenient for home buyers in this part of Ottawa as very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Homeowners occupy about 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and 10% are occupied by renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of the city. A majority of the housing growth in this area has taken place following the year 2000. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
The closest grocery store in this part of Ottawa is usually only a rather short walk away. Residents benefit from over 50 restaurants and cafes as well. As far as education is concerned, primary schools are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in Kanata Lakes - Marchwood Lakeside - Morgan's Grant - Kanata North Business Park. However, high schools are not particularly abundant and accordingly tend to require a long walk to get to. Parents have the choice between public and private schools at both the primary and high school level.