Battlefield real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Battlefield. This part of the city is reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally quite peaceful - although that is not the case around the railway line. Finally, it is easy to access parks, since most properties have one a short walk away and there are a few green spaces close by for residents to enjoy.
Walking is practical for home buyers in this neighbourhood; meeting daily needs is convenient on foot. Even though there are a good number of bike lanes, Battlefield is not very bicycling-friendly since bike riders encounter quite a few slopes. The public transit network in Battlefield is not especially practical. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are commonly nearby. However, getting around by car is straightforward in this part of Hamilton. It is very convenient to find a parking spot, and it is a reasonably short car ride to the nearest highway from any home in Battlefield.
The majority of the housing stock of Battlefield is composed of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighbourhood experienced its biggest construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available housing is from this era. This part of the city offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Around 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder.
In this area, parents and their children will generally be able to reach primary schools by walking. In contrast, there are no high schools in Battlefield. With regards to eating, it is usually possible for property owners in this area to buy groceries on foot. Likewise, Battlefield is a fairly good place in which to eat out. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot.