Old Ottawa East real estate guide & listings for sale
Old Ottawa East offers a wide variety of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy atmosphere. There are a few green spaces nearby for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-spread out, making it easy to get to them from most locations in the neighbourhood. Much of Old Ottawa East is quite quiet, however noise can be an issue around Highway 417.
Old Ottawa East presents home buyers with the choice between several means of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the good public transit infrastructure allows people to get to many destinations without needing a vehicle. Travelling on foot is also feasible for house buyers in Old Ottawa East; running daily errands is convenient, and plenty of businesses are quite nearby. Old Ottawa East is a very pleasant part of Ottawa for cyclists. For instance, there are innumerable bike lanes.
In Old Ottawa East, roughly 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining dwellings are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this neighbourhood. About 40% of homes in this part of Ottawa were constructed pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is convenient to reach the nearest grocery store on foot from most houses for sale in this area. Furthermore, there are about 10 restaurants and a few coffee shops to enjoy in this neighbourhood. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, daycares and schools are easy to walk to from anywhere in this area.