'Neighborhoods across Ottawa usually have a little bit of everything. Luxury can be found anywhere! Ottawa has opportunities for beautiful, large, custom homes pretty much everywhere. However, Ottawa does has some high-end areas. Listed below are some of Ottawa’s most luxurious areas, but do keep in mind that moderately priced homes are available in these areas as well. Like all Ottawa neighborhood's, each of these areas offer unique opportunities. Work with an agent who find you the right property, or that unique opportunity!
Historically, Rockcliffe Park is Ottawa’s most prestigious neighborhood.
The area is zoned as a Heritage Conservation District. The community is made up of primarily large and opulent 19th Century residences on large properties. The area is also home to a variety of political residences including the Governor General’s residence and Stornoway, the residence for the leader of the opposition.
Cedarhill is an enclave of stunning luxury homes in Ottawa’s west end. It is comprised of approximately 100 custom built homes, all sitting on 1 acre lots and it was established in 1979. Ceaderhill has a strong community association who ensure landscaping is always maintained. Ceaderhill has some of the cities most expensive homes!
Located in the city’s south-west end, Manotick is one of the most prestigious areas of Ottawa. Home prices are high in comparison to other parts of the city but there area wide range of opportunities for everyone. Some of the Manotick’s most stunning luxury homes, are located along the Rideau River. With a combination of large old historical homes and new modern mansions, there are opportunities for everyone.
In Westboro, 71% of the houses are detached. With a population of 22,000 this area continues to grow year over year! High-end boutiques, new condos, and trendy restaurants now lining Richmond Road, Westboro homes have had tremendous price increase in the last few years. Most homes in the area were built between 1900 and 1970. However, with large lot sizes, infill housing is a very popular practice in Westboro.