South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West. Parks are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to check out, which makes them very easy to reach. This area is quiet overall, as the streets are generally tranquil - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially near one of the railway lines.
Regardless of the means of transportation, it is quite simple to get around in this neighbourhood. The public transit network in this part of the city is accessible. More specifically, homeowners are served by about 20 bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. It is also convenient to move around by bike in South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West as it is an even ride to most destinations, and the cycling network is very well-developed. Most houses for sale in this part of Ottawa are located in places that are not especially conducive to those who travel by foot because running daily errands is occasionally challenging by walking. However, driving is often the preferred approach to navigate South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West. It is convenient to come across a parking spot.
About three quarters of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while renters occupy the remainder. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of Ottawa. This area experienced its most significant building boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available housing stock is from this time period. This part of the city also has quite a good choice of housing size options; there is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area.
Primary schools and daycares are convenient to get to on foot from any location in this area. In contrast, there are no high schools in South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West. As far as eating is concerned, house buyers in this part of Ottawa will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Likewise, South Keys - Heron Gate - Greenboro West is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and property owners can enjoy a few cafes as well.