Westdale North real estate guide & listings for sale
Westdale North offers a relaxed atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of Hamilton is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case close to Highway 403. Lastly, public green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in, making it very easy to access them from a large number of locations within Westdale North.
This neighbourhood is a fairly convenient part of Hamilton for pedestrians; running common errands is easy on foot. In contrast, commuting by bicycle is challenging in this part of the city because there are quite a few hills, and there are few bike lanes. Westdale North is not especially transit friendly. Nevertheless, residents have access to a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. In contrast, driving is a great mode of transportation in Westdale North. It is straightforward to park, and many real estate listings are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 403.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around 70% of dwellings in Westdale North, while large apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Hamilton has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This area experienced its largest construction boom pre-1960, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
House buyers in Westdale North will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. In addition, a restaurant is generally just around the corner. Concerning education, families will welcome that no matter where their house is situated in Westdale North, daycares and schools are close by.