Main Housing Stats for Alta Vista, Last 90 days till September 29th 2020: The average house price in September 2020 was $706,439, an increase of 14.4% over September 2019. There were 71 home sales in Alta Vista versus 76 last year and It took an average of 20 days for homes to sell versus 36 days last year.
Alta Vista - Neighbourhood in Ottawa South: Situated in the South end of the city, Alta Vista is inside the Greenbelt, this neighbourhood is home to approximately 25,000 people and is made up of residential, townhomes and condominium developments. These homes for sale are located just South of Ottawa central, and includes Alta Vista and all of the smaller neighbourhoods within the Alta Vista area. Alta Vista means the high view and is one of our favourite neighbourhoods It’s primarily known for its large lots with homes built in the 1950’s and 1960’s. While most of the original homes are still in place, one can see gentrification taking place with new infill home being constructed, older homes torn down and other extensively renovated.
OC Transpo services the area with multiple bus hubs such as Hurdman Station and Billings Bridge (just across Bank St. from Alta Vista) where you’re able to travel to different parts of the city. If you have a car, it’s a short ride across the Billings Bridge to Old Ottawa South and the Glebe where you have access to many shops, restaurants and entertainment. Billings Bridge Plaza, Elmvale Shopping Centre and Train Yards are located in and around Alta Vista. A five to ten minute car ride will take you to the VIA Ottawa Train Station, with inter-city trains connecting you to Montreal, Toronto and across Canada.
The Ottawa Hospital, CHEO (Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario) and the Riverside Hospital are all located in Alta Vista. The Alta Vista Hospital link is currently under construction and is scheduled for completion December 2017. This will provide a two lane road between Riverside Drive and the Transit way to the Hospital Ring Road, easing traffic congestion along Riverside but local residents are concerned that this will cause heavier traffic through their neighbourhood. There is no shortage of schools in Alta Vista with 6 public elementary schools, 3 public high schools and 4 catholic schools as well as Lycée Claudel, a French private school.
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The table below shows you the historical prices for Alta Vista going back as far as 2000, with the percent change each year
History of Alta Vista Home Sales, Number of sales & Average Prices
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