West Centertown real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in West Centertown. This part of the city has many places to visit. Despite the fact that there are relatively few nearby entertainment venues, there are a large number of people around most of the time, and finding one of the approximately 10 bars is very easy because they are generally situated in very convenient locations. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to visit and they are especially well-spread out, resulting in them being easy to reach from most locations within West Centertown.
West Centertown allows home buyers to get around using a diversity of methods of transportation. This neighbourhood is very transit friendly. More specifically, it is easy to come across a nearby train station, including the Bayview Station and Carling Station on the Trillium Line, from the majority of properties in the neighbourhood. Homeowners have access to over 50 bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Many of the homes for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are also especially suitable for those who travel by foot; carrying out daily needs is convenient, and plenty of businesses are nearby. A good number of residents in the area use their bicycle because there are many bike lanes.
In West Centertown, around 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of Ottawa is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and owners make up the remainder. Roughly 40% of homes in this neighbourhood were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from any home in West Centertown. Additionally, with 150-odd restaurants and cafes in West Centertown, there is typically a place to get some food or drink just around the corner. Residents benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores. In terms of education, parents and their kids will welcome the proximity to daycares and schools, which are within walking distance from vast majority houses for sale in West Centertown.