Burkholme real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Burkholme is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out, making it easy to access them. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be peaceful.
Active house buyers will enjoy the pedestrian-friendly character of this part of Hamilton; running day-to-day errands is convenient by walking. In contrast, Burkholme is not especially amenable to cycling as the terrain is not particularly flat. Nevertheless, the bicycling network is well-developed. The public transit network in Burkholme is not especially accessible. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is typically very close. However, driving is a good transportation option in Burkholme. Most properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, and accessing a parking spot is easy.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing roughly two thirds of dwellings in Burkholme, and the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of Hamilton also has a good choice of unit sizes - however this neighbourhood is notable for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in Burkholme whereas the rest are rented. The homes in this area are quite old, because around 40% of its buildings were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
It is very easy to get to the nearest grocery store on foot in this area. In addition, this part of the city is a good place in which to eat out or go to a cafe. It is also convenient to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot. With regards to education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to daycares and schools from any location in Burkholme. Families can choose between public and private elementary schools.