Unlocking Hamilton's Real Estate: Where to Find the Most Affordable Homes

Matthew Kelly | eXp Realty 
Aug 6, 2022

Hamilton Ontario's MOST AFFORDABLE Area's to Buy Real Estate (& Most Expensive!)

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Hey there, future Hamiltonians! 🏡 If you’ve been eyeing the real estate market in cities like Burlington, Oakville, or even Milton, you might’ve felt your wallet cringe a little. But guess what? Hamilton is your affordable haven, offering a blend of urban and suburban lifestyles without breaking the bank.

But here’s the catch—Hamilton is HUGE! So, where do you even start looking for a home that won’t cost you an arm and a leg? That’s exactly what we’re diving into today. Stick around, and by the end of this blog, you’ll be a mini-expert on Hamilton’s most affordable neighborhoods.

Oh, and did I mention we have a FREE Hamilton Home Buyers Starter Kit? Yep, it’s packed with all the goodies you need to kickstart your home-buying journey. More on that later!

1. Central Hamilton

Average Sale Price in 2022: $715,000

Central Hamilton is like that cool, artsy friend who knows where all the hip cafes and galleries are. You’ve got a smorgasbord of condos and those classic red brick homes that scream Hamilton charm. Whether you’re an investor looking at duplexes or a family yearning for a cozy, modern interior, Central Hamilton has got you covered.

2. The Mountain

Average Sale Price in 2022: $883,000

Ah, The Mountain. No, it’s not an episode of “Game of Thrones,” but it’s equally epic. You’ll find everything from war-time homes near the escarpment to newer builds as you go inland. And for the condo lovers? This area is your second-best bet in Hamilton.

3. Stoney Creek

Average Sale Price in 2022: $950,000

If you’re a commuter, Stoney Creek is your dream come true. Nestled right along the QEW, you’re just an hour away from both Toronto and Niagara Falls. The housing options? A delightful mix of low-rise condos, townhomes, and detached homes. It’s like a buffet, but for houses!

4. Glanbrook

Average Sale Price in 2022: $1,045,000

Glanbrook is the “new kid on the block,” and boy, is it growing fast! Every time I visit, it feels like a new subdivision has popped up. If you’re into the idea of a large estate but don’t want to be isolated, Glanbrook is your sweet spot.

5. Dundas

Average Sale Price in 2022: $1,068,500

Dundas is where old-world charm meets modern elegance. Picture yourself walking down streets lined with mature trees, with a blend of historic homes and sleek new builds. It’s like stepping into a postcard.

6. Waterdown

Average Sale Price in 2022: $1,140,000

Waterdown is the land of opportunity, especially if you’re into new constructions. Plus, it’s like Burlington’s more affordable sibling. You get similar vibes but without the hefty price tag.

7. Ancaster

Average Sale Price in 2022: $1,205,000

Ancaster is where luxury meets convenience. Think large homes, both vintage and modern, surrounded by retail stores and adorable local businesses. It’s like living in a Hallmark movie, but better.

8. Flamborough

Average Sale Price in 2022: $1,385,000

Flamborough is for those who love their space and peace. Imagine sprawling estates and old farmhouses, all set in a tranquil environment. It’s like your personal retreat, every single day.


So there you have it, folks! A whirlwind tour of Hamilton’s most affordable neighborhoods, based on their average sale prices in 2022. Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or looking to invest, knowing these areas is your first step to making an informed decision.

Ready to dive deeper? Don’t forget to download our FREE Hamilton Home Buyers Starter Kit. It’s like having a real estate agent in your pocket!

Got questions or want to share your thoughts? Drop a comment below. And hey, if you found this blog useful, how about a Part 2? Let me know!



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✅ Complete Moving Checklist


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✅ What & Where the Top Schools Are
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