Ottawa Neighbourhoods and Real Estate

The city of Ottawa includes historic and modern neighbourhoods – Ashburnham, Alta Vista, Central Park, Carson Grove, and others. Carlington is a residential neighborhood bordered by Queensway and Carling Avenue to the north and Clyde Avenue to the west. There are many community centers (Carlington Recreation Centre, Bellevue Community Centre) in the neighborhood. If you are looking for Ottawa real estate in this area, you can choose from apartments and houses. You can opt for a 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom brick bungalow, featuring a wood burning fireplace, upgraded windows, and hardwood floors. It will cost you around $300,000. If you want to buy a house of a larger size, you can get a 3-bedroom, 4-bathroom house for the price of $549,000.

Manor Park is a residential neighborhood found in the area of Rockcliffe Park. Here, you can find a 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom house with an oversized garage for $449,000. For the price of $1,099,000, you can get a 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom mansion with a 2-car garage. The property is fully finished and comes with quartz countertops, custom cabinetry, and a high-clearance basement. The master en suite features dual vanities, soaker tub, and custom shower. The house consists of a great room, dining room, kitchen, foyer, den, and 5 bedrooms.

Of the Ottawa neighborhoods, New Edinburgh is an affluent residential area and the home to several consulates and embassies, including those of India, France, and South Africa. If you want to settle here, you can buy a 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom house for the price of $425,000. You will get a solid brick end unit with a tiled entryway, a new deck, 9-inch baseboards, crown moulding, and a brand new granite kitchen. The property consists of a kitchen, master bedroom, bedroom, and living room. It features new Jeld-Wen windows and is found within walking distance to the river, restaurants, and shops.

If you prefer to rent rather than buy a place of your own, you can get an apartment in Centrepointe. Centrepointe is a residential neighbourhood in the west/central part of Ottawa. Speaking of Ottawa rentals, the housing stock includes terrace homes, townhomes, and detached homes. Here you can find an unfurnished 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhouse for $1,590 a month. The house consists of a spacious master bedroom, master en suite, and an additional bedroom. The house comes with top of the line appliances, garage, cold storage room for vegetables and wines, finished basement, and custom made marble mantle. The kitchen is equipped with a stove, fridge, microwave, and washer. The property is within walking distance to a bus transit way, shopping locations, restaurants, and parks. Pets are not allowed. For the same money, you can get a 3-bedroom condominium townhouse with an area of 1,800 sq. feet. The property is move-in ready and well-maintained. The townhouse features wall-to-wall carpeting, an energy-efficient furnace and stainless steel refrigerator, ample visitor parking, and a working security system. The house is close to Algonquin College, schools, library, park, and shops.

If you are looking for a smaller place, however, you can opt for a 1-bedroom apartment close to Algonquin College. For just $550 a month, you will get an apartment in a quiet residential area and within walking distance to outlets and a grocery store. The apartment is furnished except for the bedroom. It is fitted with a dryer and washer. Pets are not allowed. If you are looking for Ottawa rentals in Westboro Village, you can find a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom condo with an area of 635 sq. feet for $1,500 a month. The apartment comes with hardwood flooring, stainless steel appliances, and granite countertops.