Barrhaven is the Suburb 20 minutes Southwest from Ottawa. It has a great variety of Real Estate MLS Listings and housing types to choose from, including affordable Terrace Homes starting at just over $200,000, as well as Townhomes, Condos and Single Family Homes for sale starting at under $350,000. Barrhaven is a good choice for Families to enjoy safe neighbourhoods & activities, with all the amenities you need close by. It has a new Via-Rail station for easy access to Montreal or Toronto. Barrhaven is South-west from Ottawa, and right next to Riverside South.
The new Vimmy Bridge makes these Two areas more accessible to each other, with very similar prices. Barrhaven has a new VIA railway station to Wisk you to Toronto, Montreal or right across Canada. Established in the 1960’s, it now has a population of about 80,000 people. It now has all the big box stores for your shopping needs. Becoming denser with the creation of the South Nepean Town Center, Barrhaven is seeing development of more narrow lots and condominium apartment buildings located near the newer Market Place Shopping Centre. You will still need a car to get around though and the LRT (Light Rapid Transit) system was cancelled some years ago, so commutes to downtown still require a bus (OC Transpo) or multiple buses, dependent on time of travel