|Your Guide to Ottawa
Homes and Apartments For Rent
Ottawa, Ontario is one of the largest cities in Canada and is also the country's capital. With many jobs available in federal government and the high-tech industry, Ottawa is both a great place to work and live. If you're moving to Ottawa, check out this guide to the city and to finding the Ottawa apartment rental that is right for you.
From arts and culture to history and recreation, Ottawa has many attractions for you to take in while you rent an Ottawa apartment. Art lovers can visit the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa Art Gallery, SAW Gallery, or any of the city's smaller galleries. Performances by the Great Canadian Theatre Company, Kanata Symphony Orchestra, and others can be taken in at the city's various performing arts venues. Even living in an Ottawa apartment rental, you'll have a hard time getting to all of the city's museums, which include the Canada Science and Technology Museum, Canadian War Museum, Goulbourn Museum, and Osgoode Township Historical Society & Museum. Also, the city's many parks provide great spaces for enjoying the outdoors and staying active.
Your New Apartment in Ottawa
Check out the Ottawa neighborhood of Alta Vista for a family friendly location near schools, churches, and parks. Blackburn Hamlet is an established neighborhood about a 10 minute drive from downtown Ottawa. It offers a pedestrian friendly, old-fashioned community feel despite its proximity to the busy downtown area. Lower Town/Byward Market is another established neighborhood with great access to public transportation and popular bars and restaurants. CentreTown offers a mix of commercial and residential properties in the midst of government buildings and museums. Check for Ottawa apartment rentals in this area for an urban lifestyle. Island Park is an upscale neighborhood, and Old Barrhaven offers quick access to the airport. There are numerous other neighborhoods in which to find Ottawa apartment and home rentals of all sizes, as well.