Like many big cities, finding an affordable place to live in Ottawa can be challenging, especially for new home buyers. Though one benefit of living in the capital is having access to public transportation within minutes, which in the long run, might help offset any moving expenses. So if you're a new buyer or just looking to relocate, cheap homes for sale near transit in Ottawa are perfect for those who are always on the go.
The Ottawa Real Estate Board reported back in February that the average cost to buy a home was 21% higher than the previous year.
Despite these growing prices, it seems that Millenials are still flocking to the area to enjoy Ottawa's culture.
There are so many beautiful places to explore and fun things to do that it's not hard to love where you live no matter your budget. Being close to public transit is always a plus, especially if you don't own a car but still want to enjoy the perks of the city.
These spots are both affordable and travel-friendly, so you can save money and still explore the area without breaking the bank.
They are also OC Transpo accessible.
From charming bungalows to three-story units, there's a place for everyone to call home.
If you want to feel more like a royal for the day, you can check out these luxurious Ottawa homes that are basically giant spa getaways.
Pull out your Presto Card and get ready to explore the city as soon as you step out the door!
According to the Ontario Real Estate Association, the Ontario government has currently prohibited open houses during the current state of emergency.
The Real Estate Council of Ontario states homebuyers are still able to view listings online through virtual tours and 360 walk-throughs.
2-Bedroom End Unit
Address: 208 Guiges Ave., Ottawa, ON
Description: This three-story unit is complete with a cozy loft and is just a walk away from Byward Market. You can also catch many city buses from stops nearby.
2-Bedroom Home With A Garden
Address: 10 Willow St., Ottawa, ON
Description: Enjoy a lush garden, patio, skylights, and gas fireplace at this spot, which is within walking distance from downtown. The two-bedroom home is close to buses and the LRT.
Address: 959 Admiral Ave., Ottawa, ON
Description: Featuring a large deck and gorgeous hardwood floors, this three-bedroom bungalow is close to several bus stops.
2-Bedroom Home With Garage
Address: 378 Allen Blvd., Ottawa, ON
Description: This 1.5 story home comes with a detached garage for all your storage needs. You'll have access to three different bus routes from this spot.
Rideau River Home
Address: 257 Bolton St., Ottawa, ON
Description: You can live right by the Rideau River in this historic neighbourhood home. The three-bedroom house has access to numerous city buses.
Address: 122 King Edward Ave., Ottawa, ON
Description: With spacious rooms and a parking spot, this downtown location is right by the Rideau River, and transit stops.