Learn About Gloucester History When Choosing a Ottawa Area Home

Gloucester Township was established in 1792 and originally included lands east of the Rideau River as well as the area from the Ottawa River south to Manotick. Located in eastern Ontario, Canada, on the Ottawa River, Gloucester was incorporated as a township in 1850 and became a city in 1981. Along with 11 other municipalities, Gloucester merged with the city of Ottawa in 2001. Gloucester is a vibrant, charming community of 110,000-plus residents.

Gloucester Homes for Sale

In the Gloucester real estate market, the average sales price for a home is $250,000. Examples of typical homes for sale in Gloucester include single-family homes, waterfront properties, town homes and condominiums.

Gloucester, OttawaGloucester Neighbourhoods

Home buyers seeking to purchase Gloucester real estate are afforded a wide variety of smaller neighbourhoods including Beacon Heights, Beacon Hill, Blackburn Hamlet, Blossom Park, Carlsbad Springs, Carson Grove, Cedardale, Chapel Hill, Chateau Neuf, Convent Glen, Cyrville, Edwards, Elizabeth Park, Gloucester Glen, Hiawatha Park, Honey Gables, Johnston Corners, Kempark, Leitrim, Limebank, Manotick Station, Orleans, Pineview, Piperview, Ramsayville, Riverglen, Riverside South, Rothwell Hights, South Gloucester, Victory Hill and Windsor Park Village. To preview any home for sale in a Gloucester neighbourhood, contact your Gloucester real estate specialists, Jeff and Bobbie McGowan today.

Why Buy a Home in Gloucester?

Great question! Home buyers will find the charming neighbourhoods of Gloucester offer outstanding schools including the exemplary Gloucester High School and Colonel By High School which provide students with an impressive list of extracurricular activities, clubs and organizations. You’re sure to find our Gloucester neighbourhoods to be very family oriented providing essential services including excellent health care facilities and dental services conveniently located nearby. Besides excellent shopping venues like the nearby Place d’Oleans shopping centre, Gloucester homeowners have convenient access to excellent recreational facilities like dedicated conservation areas for ski and hiking trails, championship caliber golf courses, hockey arenas, as well as park and pathways that meander along the Ottawa River.

Gloucester Real Estate

As you can see, Gloucester is an attractive area to call home. So if you’re thinking about investing in Ottawa real estate, contact Geoff and Bobbie McGowan and let them find the home that’s right for you. With the help of their free relocation packages, market evaluations and more, you’ll be sure to benefit from what Geoff and Bobbie McGowan have to offer you.