Vincent real estate guide & listings for sale
Vincent is a very good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Parks are very easy to reach since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in. This area is very quiet overall, as the streets are usually very calm.
This neighbourhood is especially car friendly. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, and it is easy to park. On the other hand, this area is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and the nearest bus stop is usually just around the corner. Bicycling is difficult in Vincent since Vincent has a fairly poor cycling infrastructure, and riding a bike is rendered arduous by the often sloping terrain. It is also occasionally challenging for pedestrians to navigate Vincent as few daily needs can be met on foot.
In Vincent, around 40% of dwellings are townhouses, whereas the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and single detached homes. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood happened in the 1960s and 1970s. This part of Hamilton is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy roughly 60% of the units in Vincent and 40% are rented.
Families will value the proximity to primary schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Vincent. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. When it comes to food, it is easy to get to the closest supermarket on foot from any home in Vincent. Residents of this part of Hamilton benefit from a few restaurants as well.