Get to know Russell
Ranked the 3rd best place to live in Canada (2018)
The Russell Township was ranked the 3rd best place to live in in Ontario to raise a family, and the 3rd best place to live in Canada, 2018 – per moneysense.ca. Located just 25 minutes south-east of Ottawa, Russell has been growing exponentially. Russell now offers great communities to choose from, schools, sports complexes, and a convenient drive to the city.
Born and raised just a few minutes from Russell, – we’re proud to say we’re your go to Russell realtors. Use this page as your go-to-guide for all things Russell real estate!
For the growing families
Russell now offers many subdivisions and communities to choose from. Enjoy a variety of amenities, such as: schools, groceries, the sports complex, local events, and more.
Russell is also part of the Russell Township – which was ranked the 3rd best place to live in Ontario to raise a family, and the 3rd best place to live in Canada – per moneysense.ca
Thriving local businesses and local events
Home to thriving local restaurants, local businesses, micro breweries, local sporting events, and great social events. Enjoy the strong sense of community that Russell has to offer.
Looking for a local spot to try? Think the Russell Restaurant, or take a short drive to Embrun to try out Étienne Brûlé, Homestead Pub, Experience Café, Tuque de Broue, along with many other sweet local spots to choose from.
Nature, and fitness lovers
Enjoy Russell’s recreational trail, covering approximately 10km of distance bringing you from Russell to Embrun. Completely paved and accessible to all, making it perfect for those who love to run, bike, or roller blade.
Also enjoy the sports complex which is just minutes away. Offering a gym, track, tennis course, interior soccer, and more. The sports complex is currently expanding, which will soon bring baseball diamonds, a swimming pool, and more.
For the fitness freaks – enjoy Strength Craze, a great local gym situated in the heart of Russell.
Also enjoy the J Henry Tweed Conservation area, great for anyone looking for tranquility in nature.