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Apartments for Rent Ottawa

Apartments and Towns for Rent in Ottawa

A destination rich with history, Canadian pride, popular attractions and a walkable downtown core, Ottawa is Canada’s beautiful capital city and home to over 1 million people. In fact, Ottawa is one of five Canadian cities to crack the list of the top 100 cities in the world – making it a beautiful place to live, work and play for residents and guests. Rent with confidence and let Osgoode Properties find you the most perfect place to come home to while you explore the best of what Canada’s capital has to offer.

Neighbourhoods in the Ottawa Region

Our love for Ottawa runs deep—it’s where we got our start and where we continue to work, and live. The city’s known for combining small-town friendliness with big-city amenities, as well as for its ample greenspace, year-round festivals, and vibrant food and entertainment scene. For renters new to Ottawa, we’ve put together neighbourhood guides to help you find an apartment in the location that’s right for you.

Bordered by the Ottawa River and home to the Rideau Canal, the ByWard Market, and the University of Ottawa, Downtown Ottawa is where history meets modern urban living. The walkable neighbourhood is also one of the city’s most accessible, with the LRT, Transitway, and most major bus routes. It offers shopping, dining, and entertainment, and it’s just a short distance from the vibrant communities of Little Italy, Chinatown, Centretown, and the Golden Triangle.

Rent an apartment in Downtown Ottawa

Stretching from the Westboro Village to Shirley’s Bay, and bordered by Highway 417 on the south and the Ottawa River on the north, Ottawa West is known for its parks, sports fields, and family-friendly vibe. It’s also home to Bayshore Shopping Centre and Algonquin College. The Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway and the 417 both offer easy access to central Ottawa, and the parkway offers scenic, riverside trails for walking and biking. A great choice for anyone looking for a quieter neighbourhood that’s accessible to downtown and other vibrant communities for shopping and dining.

Rent an Apartment in Ottawa West

Located east of the Rideau River and south of the Ottawa River, Ottawa East is one of the city’s fastest developing communities. With a desirable location close to the downtown core and the trendy New Edinburgh neighbourhood, the area is increasingly popular with young families. It’s two big malls, St. Laurent Shopping Centre and Place d’Orleans, are popular shopping destinations as well as transit hubs for major rail and bus routes.

Rent an Apartment in Ottawa East

Covering a large area south of downtown and east of the Rideau River, Ottawa South consists of residential pockets connected by major streets and thoroughfares, making it a popular choice for families and young professionals commuting to downtown. A mix of mature suburbs and newer developments, it's known for its strong community vibe, easily accessible public transportation, good elementary and high schools, and ample green space. North of the area is Ottawa’s eclectic Glebe neighbourhood. A strip of independent shops, restaurants, and bars runs down Bank Street south of the Sunnyside Bridge.

Rent an Apartment in Ottawa South