Overbrook Real Estate
In the Rideau-Rockcliffe Ward in the east end of Ottawa, you'll find the neighborhood of Overbrook. It's near the Rideau river, as well as the neighborhoods of Vanier and Sandy Hill. Just over 9,600 people call the Overbrook area home, and it's growing rapidly. On the west side of the neighborhood there are a number of new developments being created, which are changing the neighborhood to some degree and providing people who want to live in that area with more opportunities to do so. Condos, townhouses, and apartment buildings are all being created in the neighborhood, and many of the older homes are being renovated.
Rideau Tennis Club and River Rain Park are nearby, and with residents being just a few minutes from downtown it's very easy to get anything that might be needed. You won't have to travel far for all the amenities you could ever want, as the city of Ottawa and the Overbrook neighborhood has so much to offer. Shopping and sports entertainment are big in the area, and they're both readily accessible from Overbrook, as are schools and trails that are a part of the Capital Parkway Bike Path. If you like outdoor activities, the community is a great choice.
A number of families have moved into Overbrook recently, and there are many retirees and young singles who like the area, as well. It is popular because it's close to downtown but yet it contains so many parks and green spaces. That helps make it feel more like a cozy hometown than part of a large city, drawing people to the are. You can buy in Overbrook starting around $450,000 or spend up to nearly $800,000 on a home, so there are plenty of choices in a number of different price points. With all the options, you're sure to find something that makes you feel right at home.