Parkview West real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Parkview West. There are a few parks nearby for residents to discover and they are very well-situated, resulting in them being very easy to get to from most locations within the neighbourhood. This part of Hamilton is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several louder sections, especially near one of the railway lines.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Parkview West. Coming across a place to park is quite easy, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway from any location in Parkview West. In contrast, this neighbourhood is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most properties. Many of the homes for sale in this neighbourhood are located in areas that are not very conducive to those who travel by foot because most daily needs are occasionally difficult to meet without the use of a vehicle. Biking is also challenging in this part of the city since the bicycling infrastructure is not very extensive. Nevertheless, the area is quite flat.
The housing stock of Parkview West is composed predominantly of single detached homes and row houses. This neighbourhood also has quite a good selection of unit sizes; this part of the city is notable for those looking for three bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. Most housing in this part of Hamilton was constructed before the 1960s, during its main construction boom.
This part of the city does not have any high schools or primary schools. Additionally, daycares are not numerous and accordingly not always within walking distance. Concerning food, it is very easy to reach the nearest grocery store by walking from anywhere in Parkview West. Likewise, a coffee shop is commonly just around the corner, and there are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about restaurants in close proximity.