Lowertown real estate guide & listings for sale

Lowertown has a character that caters to a fairly diverse group of people. This neighbourhood has many places for those looking for a dynamic vibe. There are a large number of people around most of the time, there are numerous nearby entertainment venues, and with the bars in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. Lowertown is reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Access to parks is easy in the neighbourhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to check out.

Transportation

This part of Ottawa will please home buyers that value various means of transportation. Walking is very feasible for house buyers in Lowertown; many daily errands can be run on foot, and plenty of businesses are nearby. This part of Ottawa is also very amenable to cycling as the cycling infrastructure is especially well-developed. Thanks to approximately 20 nearby bus lines, homeowners can count on public transit to travel in Lowertown. Driving is also a fairly good mode of transportation in Lowertown. Nearby highways are very easy to access from any home in Lowertown.

Housing

Large apartment buildings are the most common housing type, representing around 60% of buildings in Lowertown, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This neighbourhood did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in Lowertown was spread throughout multiple decades in recent history. This area offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder.

Services

It is straightforward to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most homes for sale in Lowertown. In addition, thanks to 40-odd restaurants and cafes in this neighbourhood, there is typically a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner. It is also a short distance to a very good selection of clothing stores, for example on York Street. With respect to education, families will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, properties for sale in Lowertown. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the primary and high school level.

Neighbourhood Listings

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Thom Fountain, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group
MLS® #: 1187495
NEW

$2,200

231 ST ANDREW ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5G5

2 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft
Nancy Benson, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group
MLS® #: 1187346
NEW

$649,900

284 BRUYÈRE ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5E6

4 bed|3 + 1 bath|2000 sqft|house
Reed Allen, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group
MLS® #: 1186541
NEW

$476,000

217 - 238 BESSERER ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6B1

2 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
Jen Parker, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group
MLS® #: 1187331
NEW

$3,500

1802 - 70 LANDRY ST, Ottawa, ON, K1L 0A8

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft
Courtesy of Angelo Toscano, RE/MAX DELTA REALTY TEAM
MLS® #: 1187038
UPDATED

$634,900

1405 - 238 BESSERER ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6B1

2 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|condo
Courtesy of Geoff Walker, RE/MAX ABSOLUTE WALKER REALTY
MLS® #: 1186275
UPDATED

$575,000

257 BOLTON ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5B5

3 bed|2 bath|N/A sqft|house
ROYAL LEPAGE PERFORMANCE REALTY
MLS® #: 1186781

$1,650

502 - 179 GEORGE ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 1J8

1 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft
ROYAL LEPAGE TEAM REALTY
MLS® #: 1186737
UPDATED

$349,000

1503 - 238 BESSERER ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6B1

1 bed|1 bath|N/A sqft|condo
ROYAL LEPAGE TEAM REALTY
MLS® #: 1186756

$2,700

302 ST ANDREW ST, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5G7

3 bed|1 + 1 bath|N/A sqft
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