St. Clair / Blakeley
*home price ranking is comparative to other Hamilton neighbourhoods
**average house price as of July 2021 from RAHB
At the base of the escarpment, this established community is full of large century homes! This desirable community is a great option for those in need of space, those who appreciate being outside (Gage Park and Wentworth stairs are close by), or even a savvy investor who can rehab an old home or possibly consider a multi family conversion (be sure to check zoning options first!).
Where is St. Clair/Blakely? These neighbourhoods are outlined by Main, Gage, Wentworth, and the Escarpment. Sherman Ave S divides St. Clair (on the west) and Blakeley (on the east).
What are the average homes price in St. Clair/Blakely? $711,333 (July 2021)
What are the houses like in St. Clair/Blakely? Most of the homes here were built in the early 1900s (early 1900s-1915ish). More than half the homes are single detached, though there are a number of apartment style dwellings here as well. The average freehold home in this area has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and is about 1700 square feet.
Is St. Clair/Blakely safe? You can check out the latest crime activity across Hamilton with the police crime mapping tool, linked below to see how different neighbouhoods compare.
What are the best features of St. Clair/Blakely? The established community feel! Being at the base of the escarpment, there are some gorgeous old homes along the tree lined streets. I love going for walks through this community to look at some of the historic homes and heading up the Wentworth stairs to take in the view from the top of the mountain.
Thinking of moving to St. Clair/Blakely? The best way to experience a community is to spend some time there! I’d recommend going for a walk up the Wentworth stairs for some exercise or just a scenic view, and treating yourself at Willard’s Ice Cream!
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