Navan - Carlsbad Springs real estate guide & listings for sale
Navan - Carlsbad Springs is quiet overall, as the streets are peaceful - however noise can be bothersome closer to Highway 417 or the railway line. Parks are distributed sporadically, resulting in them being rather difficult to get to from most locations in this neighbourhood. Despite that, there are approximately 10 green spaces close by for residents to enjoy, including Cumberland Millennium Sports Park.
This neighbourhood is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park. On the other hand, this part of Ottawa is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from about 10 bus lines. 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 since almost no daily errands can be run on foot. Navan - Carlsbad Springs is also not very bicycling-friendly because there are a good number of slopes to challenge cyclists, and the cycling network is not very comprehensive.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the majority of buildings in Navan - Carlsbad Springs, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. This neighbourhood experienced its main construction boom following the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this time period. This area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the units in the neighbourhood and the remainder are rented.
There are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in Navan - Carlsbad Springs and consequently they can be a very long walk away. Moreover, it can be very difficult to get to daycares on foot. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. Regarding food, doing one's groceries usually requires the use of a car in Navan - Carlsbad Springs.