Allison real estate guide & listings for sale
Allison offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This part of Hamilton is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. Lastly, there are a few parks nearby for residents to relax in and they are very well-distributed, making it easy to get to them.
Cars are an excellent medium of transportation in Allison. The majority of real estate listings are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, and parking is easy. In contrast, travelling by transit can be challenging in Allison due to the infrequent service. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and it is very easy to find a nearby bus stop from most properties. The bike is a rather limited means of transportation in Allison since the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive, and there are a good number of hills to challenge cyclists. This part of Hamilton is also not particularly suitable for walking because few day-to-day errands can be run without having to resort to a car.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Allison is an important part of its character. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and renters occupy the remainder. About one third of homes in this part of the city were constructed between 1990 and 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s.
Parents and their kids will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this area. However, there are no high schools in Allison. As far as eating is concerned, a supermarket is generally reachable within a rather short walk from most homes for sale in this part of Hamilton. Likewise, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot.