Single-detached Home Avg. Price 2016
Attached Home Avg. Price 2016
Greely real estate is well equipped for an increasing population with a wide variety of schools and childcare programs based in the town. For younger children, Greely offers the following options for preschool and daycare: Metcalfe Co-operative Nursery School, Greely First Steps Daycare, and Metcalfe Home Daycare.
Elementary schools include Greely Elementary School, Castor Valley Elementary School, and St. Mary’s Catholic Elementary School. For older students, St. Mark Catholic High School and Osgoode Township High School are located just on the outskirts of Greely.
The Greely Community Association is an active organization which works to meeting the day-to-day needs of the town, improving the quality of life, as well as bringing the whole community together for events such as the winter carnival and Canada Day celebrations.
Ample green spaces, recreational facilities, and man-made lakes offer a plethora of extracurricular opportunities for the entire family. In addition, Greely has its own branch of the Ottawa Public Library in a modern, sunlit 3,500 sqft facility which was completed in 2011.
Golf aficionados will be pleased to learn that Greely has many golf courses in the area with Emerald Links Golf Club being the closest and Metcalfe Golf Club, Falcon Ridge Golf Club and others in close proximity.
Residents of Greely are able to grocery shop 24/7 at the local Foodland Store complete with a deli and joined with an LCBO. There are multiple choices for restaurants in the area and more are expected as the area becomes more populated. Manotick Village is also a short drive with many dining options as well as boutiques if you do not want to drive into the city.
For medical care, the Greely Family Medical Centre is located within the town as well as an animal hospital for your furry family members. Dental offices are located in the neighbouring communities of Metcalfe and Osgoode. Two gas stations, a fire hall, as well as over 100 businesses make Greely their home.
Greely’s population in 2011 was 9,049 and has steadily increased since. There is a mix of residents in the area with many of the newcomers moving up in the market and purchasing their dream homes. You will appreciate the warm welcome you receive from this small tight-knit community.
Featuring large detached freehold homes, with estate sized lots, and privacy between homes, Greely real estate is highly desired for many Ottawa residents who enjoy the serenity of small town living and a short commute to downtown.
Location and Transportation
Greely is located on the southern side of Ottawa and is bounded by Sale Barn Road to the East, Snake Island Road to the South, Manotick Station Road to the West, and Mitch Owens Road to the North.
Approximately fifteen minutes from Ottawa International Airport, it is also only a twenty-minute drive to downtown Ottawa. Highway 417 is just to the east of Greely and there are also multiple OC Transpo “Park and Rides” nearby with free parking and access to public bus transportation.