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Part of the Ottawa - Gatineau metropolitan area, Lowertown is a neighbourhood within Ottawa, Ontario.


Lowertown affords homeowners the choice between various modes of transportation. It is especially convenient for pedestrians to move around in Lowertown; most common errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle, and a fair number of businesses of different types can be found as well. The bike is a very good method of transportation in this area as the cycling network is especially comprehensive. With 2 rapid transit stations (King Edward/St-Patrick and Rideau/Cumberland) on the 400 | Rapibus 400, and approximately 40 nearby bus lines, the great public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. This area is also quite car friendly. Nearby highways are very easy to drive to from anywhere in Lowertown.


Schools and daycares are very easy to walk to from most homes for sale in this part of Ottawa. As far as food is concerned, it is usually practical for house buyers in Lowertown to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Furthermore, there are a good number of options for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. Home buyers can find numerous nearby clothing stores.


Lowertown has a character that appeals to a fairly diverse group of people. Lowertown is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful. Parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to visit, making it easy to get to them from most locations in Lowertown. Lastly, this part of the city has numerous places for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Despite the fact that there is a poor selection of entertainment venues, there are very often lots of people around, and with the nightlife venues in nearby neighbourhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. York Street in particular offers a wide variety of bars.


In Lowertown, around 60% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the remaining houses are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This neighbourhood also has a choice of unit sizes; there is a higher proportion of one bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. About 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by renters while owners occupy the remainder. This area did not experience a single building boom; the construction of new dwellings in the neighbourhood was spread throughout several decades in recent history.

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