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There are a huge number of Ottawa condos for sale on the market at any given time. From larger high rise buildings to smaller building complexes, there are plenty of options available depending on what you are looking for. Buying a condo in Ottawa, Ontario makes a great choice for anyone who is looking to live closer to the Downtown nightlife or closer to where they work. Other advantages include the lack of upkeep and maintenance needed as well as access to pools, fitness centres and other amenities.
As we mentioned above, our site has a huge number of Ottawa condos for sale that is pulled from the MLS. So much in fact, that it can be quite a daunting task to search through them all. If you have a specific area you are looking to live in, we highly recommend you customize your search to help find exactly what you are looking for. It really is quite easy and will save you a significant amount of time in the long run.
To do so, visit our advanced search condo page and refine your search to suit your needs. Just remember the "Map Search " will always lead to the best results, select "Map Search" and use the "Draw Polygon" tool to enter a specific search radius on the map.
If you're not in a huge rush and are waiting for the perfect condo to pop up on the market, you will also find our site very useful as you can subscribe to alerts that will email you when something suiting your needs comes on the market. Let's face it, some properties move quick and you want to be sure you don't miss out on that dream condo you've been looking for.
Since around the 1990's, there have been literally thousands of new condo developments that have been built in Ottawa and the surrounding area. While most of the larger condos are found Downtown, this way of living is quite popular and smaller complexes have popped up in almost every neighbourhood. Residents make up a huge variety of people from married couples, singles and professionals both young and old.
The main factor that drives most people to condo living in Ottawa is the convenience of it all. It not only allows busy professionals to live closer to their workplace, but it allows anyone to be able to avoid some of the inconveniences of owning a home while still retaining some of the benefits. Saving on gas to work or lawn care and maintenance costs, as well as the time it takes to maintain your home or drive further to work, are huge benefits.
Many also enjoy the greater sense of community that you may find with condominiums. Many offer various community events for their residents that allow you to better get to know people and offer a way to socialize with your neighbours that you may not otherwise get in a single family home.