South Flats, Medicine Hat, Alberta Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing many dwellings in South Flats, but small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. Most housing in this part of the city was built prior to the 1960s, during its largest construction boom. This area has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of homeowners and renters are about even. Read more about South Flats real estate
Driving is an excellent mode of transportation in South Flats. Many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, and it is very convenient to access a parking spot. It is at times challenging for pedestrians to get around in South Flats since running daily errands is occasionally difficult on foot.
In South Flats, parents and their children will usually be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. On the other hand, daycares are not especially numerous and thus not always within walking distance. With respect to food, it is straightforward to access the closest supermarket on foot from any location in this neighbourhood. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who care about restaurants in close proximity.
South Flats is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some areas can be quite loud, especially close to the railway line.