Medicine Hat real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Medicine Hat are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite loud, especially close to the railway line or the airport (YXH).
The favoured method of transportation in Medicine Hat is very often driving. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and many houses for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to move around in Medicine Hat as running common errands is impractical by walking.
In Medicine Hat, most dwellings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and townhouses. This city is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 70% of the properties in the city while renters occupy the remainder. Roughly 30% of properties in this city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
Families will appreciate the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from the majority of properties for sale in Medicine Hat. In contrast, there are only a few high schools and therefore they can be a long walk away. With respect to food, accessing one of about 30 grocery stores on foot is possible for some, but not all, property owners in Medicine Hat. A limited selection of restaurants and cafes can be found as well.