Greeningdon real estate guide & listings for sale
Greeningdon is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Green spaces are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This part of the city is also good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although that is not the case around Lincoln M Alexander Parkway.
Walking is quite convenient for property owners in this area; many day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a car. In contrast, biking is difficult in Greeningdon as the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive, and there are a good number of slopes. The public transit network in this part of the city is not particularly accessible. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and it is especially convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. In contrast, the preferred means of transportation in Greeningdon is usually driving. It is easy to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Lincoln M Alexander Parkway.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most buildings in Greeningdon, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of Hamilton has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 55% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. Most homes in this area were constructed between 1960 and 1980, during its main building boom.
Primary schools and daycares are easy to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Greeningdon. However, there are no high schools in this area. As far as eating is concerned, the nearest grocery store in this part of the city is usually only a rather short walk away. Likewise, Greeningdon is a good place in which to go out to eat, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also easy to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot.