Hammond Bay real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Hammond Bay. This part of Nanaimo is very quiet, as the streets are very tranquil. Lastly, there are approximately 10 parks nearby for residents to discover, such as Planta Park and Neck Point Park, making it easy to access them.
The best way to get around in Hammond Bay is very often driving. It is especially convenient to park. On the other hand, Hammond Bay is not a very pleasant part of Nanaimo for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually close by. Walking is not very practical for residents in Hammond Bay as meeting daily needs is impractical on foot.
The predominant housing types in Hammond Bay are single detached homes and townhouses. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. About one third of homes in this area were built following the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 1980s.
There are only a few primary schools in this neighbourhood and accordingly they can be an extended walk away. Moreover, Hammond Bay does not contain any high schools. In addition, it can be challenging to walk to daycares from houses for sale in this neighbourhood. When it comes to food, in all cases, a car is required in this area to reach the nearest grocery store. There are a few restaurants in Hammond Bay.