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About Westboro

This village-like, trendy neighbourhood has a thriving community with a lively urban lifestyle. Several condominium projects are encouraging densification and promising to bring more people and life to the neighbourhood. A variety of house style for those looking to live in a trendy urban community in Ottawa.

The village is made vibrant by the many public murals painted by local artists. Westboro also boasts a concentration of outdoors and sport stores and is close to trails and whitewater rapids at the Ottawa River. Restaurants, boutiques, and cafes along Richmond Road have helped turn Westboro into an upscale and highly desirable neighbourhood – a fun and exciting place for the Ottawa urbanite to live, raise a family, or downsize into.

The neighbourhood is served by two OC Transpo stations: Westboro and Dominion, as well as Route 2, which provides frequent local service along Richmond Road.

The schools serving Westboro are:

  • Westoboro Montessori School
  • Turnbull School
  • Notre Dame High school
  • Nepean High School
  • St. Nicholas Adult High School

A cool feature of this neighbourhood:

Westfest, a FREE Canadian arts and music festival, held every year in the second weekend in June, featuring a variety of local and national performers.

Demographics

59%
Own
41%
Rent
6,086
Single Famly
4,534
Non-Family
48
Multi Family
89%
Employed
7%
Self-Employed
4%
Unemployed

 
$580k
Avg Home Value
20
Avg Home Age
$99k
Avg Income
43
Avg Age
Detached
Detached
 78%
Semi-Detached
Semi-Detached
 11%
Duplex
Duplex
 4%
Low-Rise
Low-Rise
 7%
High-Rise
High-Rise
 0%

People per Household

1
4774
2
3001
3
1450
4-5
1337
6
105

Education

University
College
2911
High School
4503
Apprentice
1055
None
2694

Marital Status

Married
44
Single
34
Other
1

Age Groups

0-19
19%
20-29
12%
30-49
27%
50+
41%

Westboro Amenities

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  • CMHC insurance must be purchased for all homes with less than 20% down payment.
  • Homes purchased for more than $1 million are not eligible for CMHC insurance, therefore requiring homeowners to put more than 20% down.
  • The maximum amortization period on CMHC insured mortgages is 25 years.
  • Homes sold over $500,000 can no longer be purchased with a 5% down payment. The new minimum down payment is 5% of the first $500,000, and 10% of any amount over $500,000.
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