Gersholme real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Gersholme is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore, making it very easy to get to them. This neighbourhood is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic.
Gersholme is an extremely good part of Hamilton for moving around by car. Parking is easy, and many real estate listings are a rather short drive from the closest highway. On the other hand, the public transit service in Gersholme is rather poor. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. It is occasionally difficult for pedestrians to get around in Gersholme because few daily needs can be met by walking. This part of the city is also not very cycling-friendly as there are quite a few hills, and the cycling infrastructure is rather poor.
The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Gersholme is an important part of its character. Around 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were built in the 1980s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s. This area is notable for those looking for three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy nearly 90% of the units in the neighbourhood whereas the remainder are rented.
In the majority of cases, a car is needed in this part of Hamilton to access the closest supermarket. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to get to on foot and sell some staple foods. Residents are served by a few restaurants and coffee shops as well. As far as education is concerned, primary schools are convenient to walk to from anywhere in this area. In contrast, there are no high schools in Gersholme.