Broughton West, Hamilton, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Broughton West, about 60% of dwellings are townhouses, while the rest are mainly single detached homes. Around 45% of homes in this part of the city were constructed after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. There is a higher proportion of three bedroom homes in this neighbourhood. Homeowners occupy about 90% of the dwellings in Broughton West and 10% are rented. Read more about Broughton West real estate
Broughton West is quite conducive to walking; running common errands is convenient. In contrast, it is difficult to move around by bike in this neighbourhood as the cycling network is rather poor, and riding is rendered arduous by the typically hilly terrain. This part of Hamilton is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, property owners benefit from a few bus lines, and it is especially convenient to get to a nearby bus stop from most residences. However, driving is very often the preferred approach to navigate Broughton West. Most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, and coming across a place to park is easy.
A supermarket is typically reachable within a short walk from any location in this neighbourhood. When it comes to education, it is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools and daycares from most properties for sale in Broughton West. In contrast, this area does not have any high schools.
Broughton West is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. Most areas in this part of Hamilton are reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, parks are especially well-spread out and there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in, making it easy to get to them from a lot of locations within Broughton West.