A great neighbourhood in Hamilton, you will find 6 High-Rise condo buildings within Durand with condos for sale. Last year, 5 High-Rise condo units sold in Durand. High-Rise condo buildings in Durand had an average sale price of $293,950 in 2020 and spent an average of 30 days on market. The High-Rise condo building with the highest Dork Rating in Durand is 87 Duke Condos with a rating of 131 in 2020.
A symbol of modern living, the High-Rise building has actually been used throughout history. There is evidence that High-Rise buildings were present 2000 years ago in ancient Rome, though made of mud and sticks and not particularly safe. They were also seen in circular structures in China 700 years ago. Some buildings used 500 years ago in Yemen can still be seen today. At the turn of the last century, High-Rise buildings began to solidify their place in urban centres, as you can see with the development of High-Rise condos for sale in Hamilton. Especially in the downtown core. The industrial revolution created the need to bring more workers closer to work and elevators and concrete made them functional. Public housing then pushed the volume of High-Rise condos for sale in and around cities all over the globe. The original reinforced concrete and steel buildings of the mid-century are slowly being replaced by glass condo towers in city centres and megacities. Units are shrinking but public and shared use spaces are increasing by way of amenities like community meeting space, party rooms, fitness centres and even theatres. This, along with the more thoughtful use of the areas that surround these buildings is meant to create livable communities. These living communities will have access to daily needs and services and connected to the larger communities that surround them. Today's best High-Rise condos for sale offer choices for unit style and design, extra amenities to increase community involvement, green space that is cared for by maintenance fees and ground-floor businesses. High-Rise life is best enjoyed in walkable communities with plenty of business and services that connect to the larger city.
Durand's most active High-Rise condo building last year was The Durand with 3 units sold. 87 Duke Condos had the highest average price per sqft in 2020 for High-Rise condo buildings in Durand with an average price per sqft of $422.
High-Rise condos for sale today can be designed as soft lofts, have multiple floors and have the opportunity for a luxury of options when purchased in the development or preconstruction phase. Building to building, units have a huge range for layout, upgrades, amenities, ceiling heights and storage space. A buyer or renter will need to know what's on their priority list or they risk being overwhelmed by the choices. One commonality will probably be floor to ceiling windows. Growing in popularity is also an open plan for the main living area, something easily found in high-rises today. Anything over eight stories, or a height that firefighters would have difficulty reaching, qualifies as High-Rise. New High-Rise condos for sale in some cities will follow neighbourhood design and sightlines, with some areas upholding height guidelines. Other cities are in a race for the sky and 50 floors wouldn't be out of the ordinary. This is especially true for the glass towers that have so much more flexibility. The record holders and breakers are pushing high rise living ever further with 100+ floor residential towers. Some aiming to push past a full kilometre into the sky.
If you're looking for more High-Rise condo buildings in this area, the neighbourhoods Corktown and Downtown Hamilton are nearby. This neighbourhood is Very Bikeable with a bike score of 70. Excellent Transit is available in Durand. Durand is Very Walkable with a walk score of 75.
Known as one of Hamilton's condo hubs, Durand, has a total of 19 condo buildings. Condo development in this neighbourhood has been thriving with 6 High-Rise, 2 Pre-Construction, 7 Mid-Rise, 6 Low-Rise, and 1 Luxury. Many condos for sale in Durand feature excellent amenities perfectly located in Hamilton. Condos for sale in Durand are on the market for an average of 34 days. Durand had 62 condos sold within it in 2020, an increase of 138% compared to the year before. Last year condos for sale in Durand had an average sale price of $$586,471, an decrease of -10% from the year before. This neighbourhood is Very Walkable with a walk score of 75. Excellent Transit is available in Durand. This neighbourhood is Very Bikeable with a bike score of 70. You can find the neighbourhoods of Corktown and Kirkendall North nearby.
Sams Pretzels is a great bakery in Durand. There are some great cafes in Durand such as Durand Coffee, House Of Java, and MacNab Cafe. Whether you are looking for brunch, a quick snack or a quality dinner Durand has plenty of options like Rustic Reuben and Odds Bar. There is a surprising amount of green space with Durand Park, Hamilton and Barton Incline Railway, and Oak-Park in Durand. You can find the pharmacy Charlton Pharmacy in Durand. Main Hess Mall is a shopping center in Durand that has something for everyone. There are always new exhibits and events happening at WESTDALE GALLERY. Schools in Durand include Adagio piano lesson and David Mc Isaac. There are many students in this neighbourhood as Metropolitan College is located within it.