Ainslie Wood East real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Ainslie Wood East is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover and they are very well-distributed, which makes it easy to access them from most locations within the neighbourhood. This part of the city is also quiet, as the streets are usually quite tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially closer to Highway 403 or the railway line.
This neighbourhood is especially car friendly. It is very easy to park, and many properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 403. In contrast, Ainslie Wood East is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the closest bus stop is generally just around the corner. Bicycling is convenient in this area because there are a good number of bike lanes. Ainslie Wood East is not especially convenient for walking as few day-to-day errands can be run on foot.
The buildings in this part of the city are quite old, since about half of its buildings were constructed pre-1960, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s. In this part of Hamilton, around 55% of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and duplexes. The split between renters and homeowners is about even. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
The closest grocery store in Ainslie Wood East is usually only a rather short walk away. Likewise, this area is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and home buyers can enjoy a few cafes as well. Regarding education, families will welcome that no matter where their property is located in Ainslie Wood East, daycares and schools are close by. Parents are served by public and private primary schools.