How to Find the Home That’s Right for You

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There’s so much to think about when you’re searching for a new home. If you’re house-hunting in the Ottawa area, the good news is there’s no shortage of options available in four incredible Mattamy communities.


The beauty of a Mattamy Homes master-planned community is that all the boxes you want to tick with your new home and neighbourhood have already been carefully planned and put in place for you.


That being said, no matter how down-to-the-details Mattamy plans a community, there’s still that important item from your checklist that you absolutely need to tick: Finding the community that feels like home.


Let’s take a tour through Mattamy Homes’ Ottawa communities and see which one feels most like home to you.

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Promenade in the heart of Barrhaven

Located in the southern part of the city, rapidly-growing Barrhaven has emerged as a sought-after area with an incredible amount to offer homebuyers.


In the middle of all this excitement is Promenade, a walkable neighbourhood with that coveted mix of city style, day-to-day conveniences, transit, and revitalizing green spaces. If this sounds right for you, you’re in luck. Phase 3 of Promenade is now open.

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Find Serenity in Half Moon Bay

Another neighbourhood of interest in Barrhaven is Half Moon Bay West, just a short drive from downtown Ottawa.


Make the most of parks, playgrounds, and walking paths, while enjoying the convenience of easy transit, abundant retail therapy, and family-oriented recreation close by.


Phase 3 is now selling. Don’t miss special incentives on 2-Storey Townhomes, like $20,000 in Design Credits and more.

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Tuck into Jardin Crossing

Looking for a slower pace? Consider a Townhome in Jardin Crossing, where you'll benefit from special incentives like $20,000 in Design Credits and more.


You’ll enjoy a quieter life in an established neighbourhood of Orléans, with easy access to public transit, major highways, shopping, and restaurants. Plus, Mer Bleue Bog and the Millennium Sports Park make nature and recreation part of every day.

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Come Home to Richmond Meadows

Southwest of Ottawa is the community of Richmond Meadows, nestled along the Jock River, offering gorgeous Town and Detached Homes. If you’re envisioning a life characterized by the community values and charm of a small town, then welcome home!


Stay closely connected to nature, recreation, and convenient amenities, with Ottawa nearby whenever you need a dose of city life.

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Live closer to nature in Connections in Kanata

Get acquainted with Kanata, another area that gives you easy access to the action of Ottawa via Highway 417 while enjoying a more relaxing home life amidst nature.


Picture living close to expansive greenspaces like Alexander Grove, great schools, local shops and dining options. This community of homes gives you the opportunity to live near everything you and your family need, including close proximity to all the wonderful amenities and culture of Canada’s capital city.


Right now, you can also take advantage of special incentives on 2-Storey Townhomes, including $20,000 in Design Credits and more.

Thanks for Taking the Tour

Learn more about these four great neighbourhood options from Mattamy Homes in Ottawa to find the one that suits your needs, wants, and—maybe most importantly—feels like home to you. 

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