A landscape view of Ottawa, Ontario (Adwo/Shutterstock)

Best to consult a knowledgeable Realtor to determine good neighbourhoods and potential up-and-coming neighbourhoods which could save you thousands of dollars.

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Few real estate markets in Canada can offer the diversity of areas you’ll find in the Ottawa region, which ranges from urban homes to riverside cottages. Our neighbourhood ranking for our nation’s capital (included in this package for the first time) encompasses all of the areas of the Ottawa Real Estate Board. It’s a vast area that stretches south of the Ottawa river, east to the Quebec boarder, north of the St. Lawrence and as far west as Perth. In total, we capture data on more than 360 neighbourhoods.

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