Your Move Hamilton Local Area Guide

How is the Hamilton property market performing?

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Average sales price in Hamilton

Based on the advertised sales prices for properties for sale by Your Move Hamilton in the last 12 months from today's date.
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Average rental price in Hamilton

Last 12 months
Based on the advertised rental prices for properties to rent by Your Move Hamilton in the last 12 months from today's date.

Why move to Hamilton?

Hamilton is a town in south Lanarkshire in west Scotland. It is the administrative centre of south Lanarkshire and is the fourth biggest town in Scotland.


Local market

Young and single professionals, and growing families have all made their home in Hamilton. Many progressing from their first time home to their forever family home. Hamilton has everything a buyer is looking for, from a modern villa to a beautiful Victorian or Edwardian property. With modern developments being built in and around the town and offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, excellent schooling and recreational facilities, Hamilton is a great place to enjoy and raise your family.

Your Move is one of the towns leading estate agents with flats and houses throughout most parts of south Lanarkshire and within a ten mile radius of the town centre, ranging from modern semi/terrace and detached villas to grander period properties in upmarket streets.


History and Art

The history of Hamilton is closely connected to the time of the Hamilton Family who played an important role in its creation, gave its name and built the most famous landmarks in the town. The refurbished Hamilton Town House in Cadzow Street is a first rate theatre venue for arts, music and comedy and is also an arts centre, and library.


Food and drink

A trip to Hamilton wouldn’t be the same without something to eat and drink. Luckily you will find a great selection of cafes, restaurants, pubs and takeaways to choose from.


Sport and outdoors

Experience the thrill of horse racing at Hamilton Park Racecourse and cheer on the football at the Hamilton Academicals Football Stadium.

For outdoor lovers head to Strathclyde Country Park. The park covers 4km controlled around the article Strathclyde Loch the park offers many amenities and attractions such as coarse angling, woodland walks and woodland walks and water sports. There is also a variety of wildlife that can be seen on a walk in the many tracks through the grounds of Chatelherault Park.


Shopping in Hamilton

Enjoy a variety of shopping in the 4 main shopping areas in Hamilton - the Regent and New Cross Shopping Centre, Quarry Street, and situated in the old Hamilton Palace grounds, there is the newly developed town square and shopping area which also has the Vue multi-plex cinema.

Hamilton has a wide selection of restaurants including Italian, Chinese, Indian, Mexican and Greek. It has a good range of bars and pubs as well as the nightclub complex, The Palace.

Chatelherault Park is a 5 star visitor attraction offering everything from a superb gift shop and cafe to the history of the Dukes of Hamilton.