Rushdale real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed environment will enjoy Rushdale. It is easy to get to parks since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This part of the city is quiet overall, as the streets tend to be reasonably peaceful - although that is not the case closer to Lincoln M Alexander Parkway.
Cars are an excellent transportation option in Rushdale. It is easy to park, and it is a short drive to the closest highway, such as Lincoln M Alexander Parkway, from anywhere in this neighbourhood. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is not very frequent. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. The bicycle is a fairly poor mode of transportation in this part of the city because there are few bike lanes. Nevertheless, bicycling is facilitated by the generally flat terrain. Walking is also not very popular in Rushdale, although many day-to-day errands can be run without having to use a vehicle.
Single detached homes and row houses are the predominant housing type in Rushdale. Most of the homes in this part of Hamilton were built in the 1980s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed 1960. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this area. Homeowners occupy around 80% of the properties in Rushdale and 20% are rented.
In Rushdale, parents and their kids will usually be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking. On the other hand, families may find it very difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. Concerning food, the closest supermarket in Rushdale is generally only a rather short walk away. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices. Home buyers have access to a fair number of nearby clothing stores.