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66 Finch Private, Ottawa

About This Project

Project Background

Shearwater Court is a 74-townhouse community that was constructed in 1982. This community is in the south end of Ottawa near Uplands Drive.  

The block of nine townhomes located at 66 Finch Private (known as Shearwater Court) is at the end of its life cycle and OCH plans to demolish them and redevelop a new six-story building with 45 one-, two-, and three-bedroom units.  

This redevelopment benefits the community in providing nine fully renewed homes, while providingan increase in density of 36 additional homes.  

Other design features in the building include the following:  

  • 45 units comprised of 1- 2 and 3-bedroom units


In Design Phase 

Expected Completion Date

To be Determined

Sustainability Features: 

  • Passive house design  
  • Reduced carbon footprint 
  • The design incorporates best practice design for seniors/accessible/visitable/barrier-free housing

Important Milestones:

  • Site plan application: May 2023
  • Community Information session:  July 2023