Welcome to Forbes, a neighbourhood in the city of Ottawa with 2 condo buildings. These include 2 Low-Rise & 1 Pre-Construction. With a smaller number of buildings to choose from in Forbes, there are less condos for sale in Forbes. Condos for sale in Forbes are on the market for an average of 84 days. There were 2 condos sold in Forbes in 2020. Forbes saw an increase in the number of condos sold by 100% compared to the year before. Condos for sale in Forbes had an average sale price of $245,000 last year, an increase of 26% from the prior year. This neighbourhood is Very Bikeable with a bike score of 89. Good Transit is available in Forbes. Forbes is Somewhat Walkable with a walk score of 59. Carson Meadows and Manor Park South are nearby neighbourhoods.
Grab some fresh goodies at nearby bakeries Independent Your Independent Grocer and Hess' Your Independent Grocer. There are some great cafes in Forbes such as Dynasty Cafe & Bar and McDonald's. Groceries are close-at-hand with supermarket M&M Food Market in Forbes. Locals recommend eating at Coconut Lagoon in Forbes - they have great food! Do you love to be outside? There are great parks in Forbes such as Trojan Park and Helen Redpath Thompson Park. You can find the pharmacy Hess' Your Independent Grocer in Forbes. There is great shopping at Montreal Square. There are always new exhibits and events happening at The Art Bank. Take your pets to St-Laurent Animal Hospital. Schools in Forbes include Our Lady of Mount Carmel Elementary School and Queen Elizabeth Public School.
The neighborhood is home to two parks; St Laurent Park and Forbes Park which are great for enjoying the outdoors.
Forbes is bordered by both Montreal Rd and St Laurent Blvd allowing for easy access to amenities including a Farm Boy grocery store, St Laurent Shopping Centre and many other shops and services.
Forbes is a neighborhood in the Rideau-Rockcliffe ward in the east end of Ottawa. It is bounded on the north by Montreal Rd, east by the Aviation Parkway, on the west and south by the former municipal boundary of the city and on southwest by McArthur Ave. The population of this neighbourhood is approximately 5,300.
Forbes is a beautiful residential neighbourhood, the area is perfect for individuals or families.
Forbes is very close to the Monfort Hospital, La Cite College (the largest French-language college in Ontario) and multiple public and catholic schools.
Forbes offers its residents a great location and environment. It is just a short drive or bike ride to some of the cities best attractions such as the Parliament Hill, the Byward Market, the Rideau Shopping Center and many museums.