Ottawa is a city located in Illinois, United States.
Ottawa is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be very peaceful.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Ottawa is an important part of its character. Roughly 45% of homes in this city were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1990s. This city has a good variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy roughly 70% of the dwellings in the city and 30% are rented.
It can be very difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in Ottawa. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. With regards to food, in all but a very small number of cases, a vehicle is required in this city to reach one of around 20 grocery stores.
Ottawa is very car friendly. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, it is very inconvenient for pedestrians to get around in Ottawa as almost no daily needs can be carried out by walking.