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About Heron Park

Heron Park is a lovely residential neighbourhood just tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the trendy Glebe, located south of the highly desirable Old Ottawa South neighbourhood. What this means for house buyers is that this neighbourhood has all of the great amenities and same wonderful location of a high priced neighbourhood, with better affordability– same great value with a more reasonable asking price.

Geographically, the boundaries making up Heron Park are the Rideau River to the north, the Sawmill Creek to the west, Bank Street to the east and Walkley Road to the south.

As well as having an ideal location and great enclave, Heron Park includes the natural beauty of the pathways beside Sawmill Creek, a great aspect for outdoor enthusiasts. Residents of this neighbourhood can satisfy their shopping needs with the many small and local neighbourhood businesses that line Bank Street.

As for transportation from Heron Park to the rest of the city, Heron Transitway Station gets residents to every corner of the city efficiently and safely.

Schools serving the area of Heron Park:

  • École Élémentaire Catholique Lamoureux
  • Nancy Cowan School Of Dance
  • Brookfield High School

A cool feature to Heron Park:

Even with easy access to major roads, this area is minutes away from large green spaces for you to enjoy.

Billings Bridge Demographics

59%
Own
41%
Rent
2,674
Single Famly
1,949
Non-Family
27
Multi Family
84%
Employed
9%
Self-Employed
7%
Unemployed

 
$482k
Avg Home Value
62
Avg Home Age
$81k
Avg Income
42
Avg Age
Detached
Detached
 73%
Semi-Detached
Semi-Detached
 13%
Duplex
Duplex
 7%
Low-Rise
Low-Rise
 7%
High-Rise
High-Rise
 0%

People per Household

1
1760
2
1559
3
672
4-5
589
6
70

Education

University
College
15571
High School
2328
Apprentice
525
None
1748

Marital Status

Married
42
Single
38
Other
20

Age Groups

0-19
19%
20-29
17%
30-49
28%
50+
37%

Heron Park Amenities

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  • Land Transfer Tax calculated for Ottawa, Ontario
  • Rates current as of 2016
  • This calculator provides an estimate only. Actual rates may vary.

CMHC Calculator

  • 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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