Homes for Sale, Central OttawaThe Central Ottawa area offers a diverse group of communities that border the Ottawa River, St. Laurent Boulevard, Walkley Road and Riverside Drive. The area is ideal for those who enjoy city living, replete with dining, shopping and entertainment possibilities, while also providing quieter-living that is a short jaunt to the downtown core.


Depending on the desired lifestyle, condominiums, attached homes and single residences are in ample supply. Most of the neighbourhoods in Central Ottawa are a combination of residential and commercial properties since some of the most popular streets such as Bank Street, are included in this territory. Bank Street is one of the most popular venues for eclectic and artisan shops, pubs and antique shops. Elgin Street, which is another thoroughfare features galleries, boutiques and a wide selection of dining establishments.


Educational opportunities make this area of Ottawa especially attractive to students. Ottawa University, Carleton University, Saint Paul University and the Cordon Bleu Canada are all located within the boundaries of Central Ottawa.


All of the neighbourhoods that are encompassed in Central Ottawa have unique offerings that give you the opportunity to choose one that most closely matches your needs and wants. View more details about each community that makes up this area of the city:

Alta Vista
Applewood Acres
Billings Bridge
Byward Market
Castle Heights
Centretown West
Civic Hospital
Confederation Heights
Dows Lake


Ritchie Gunn and The Gunn Team are your Ottawa Real Estate specialists. We look forward to helping you choose the best Central Ottawa neighbourhood for you to live in. Call 613-748-1223 or contact us to begin your search today.