McQuesten West real estate guide & listings for sale
McQuesten West offers a calm ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. There are a few green spaces close by for residents to discover, which results in them being very easy to get to from a large number of locations in the neighbourhood. Most areas in this part of Hamilton are reasonably quiet, as the streets are usually reasonably peaceful - although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to Red Hill Valley Parkway or the railway line.
Moving around by bicycle is easy in McQuesten West since there are a good number of bike lanes. This area is also a fairly pleasant part of Hamilton for pedestrians; meeting daily needs is convenient. The public transit network in this part of Hamilton is sometimes poor. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. However, moving around by car is very easy in McQuesten West. It is convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways, such as Red Hill Valley Parkway, are very easy to reach from any home in this neighbourhood.
The majority of the housing stock of McQuesten West is made up of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred before the 1960s. This area offers mainly one bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly two thirds of the properties in McQuesten West and the rest are occupied by owners.
The nearest supermarket in McQuesten West is typically only a short walk away. In addition, this area is a good place in which to go out to eat, and home buyers can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, schools and daycares are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in McQuesten West.