Skunk's Misery real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Skunk's Misery are quiet, as the streets are usually calm - although that is not the case near Highway 403. Parks are rather difficult to access since they aren't well-situated. Despite that, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out.
The car is very often the best approach to get around in Skunk's Misery. The majority of properties for sale are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 403, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, commuting by public transit is very difficult in this area. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines. Walking is not very feasible for residents in Skunk's Misery because almost no daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle. It is also difficult to get around by bike in this area as cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of slopes, and the cycling infrastructure is not very extensive.
Homeowners occupy roughly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood and 5% are rented. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighbourhood are quite old, since roughly 40% of its dwellings were built prior to the 1960s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 1990s. This part of Hamilton is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Skunk's Misery does not have any high schools or primary schools. Moreover, families may consider it very difficult to access daycares as a pedestrian. When it comes to food, a vehicle is almost always required in this part of Hamilton to reach the closest supermarket.