Valley Park real estate guide & listings for sale
Valley Park offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around Red Hill Valley Parkway. Lastly, it is very easy to reach green spaces from many locations in the neighbourhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy and getting to the closest park is easy from most properties.
The best approach to move around in this part of Hamilton is very often driving. Most properties for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Red Hill Valley Parkway, and it is very convenient to access a place to park. On the other hand, this neighbourhood is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are generally nearby. Most houses for sale in this area are located in areas that are not very conducive to walking because carrying out day-to-day needs is challenging on foot. Valley Park is also not especially cycling-friendly because cyclists encounter quite a few slopes. Nonetheless, biking is more practical in certain sectors than others, and the cycling network is good.
The housing stock of Valley Park is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. Roughly 30% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. Notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are rented.
Families will value the proximity to primary schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in Valley Park. In contrast, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools. With respect to food, in all but a limited number of cases, a vehicle is needed in this area to access the nearest grocery store. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically convenient to reach on foot and supply some staple foods. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value close by restaurants and cafes.