Catchet real estate guide & listings for sale
Catchet is a reasonably good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm environment. Most areas in this part of Markham are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near Highway 404. Lastly, it is easy to get to public green spaces since there are approximately 10 of them nearby for residents to discover.
Driving is very often the favoured approach to get around in Catchet. Accessing a place to park is generally easy, and most homes for sale are a rather short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 404. On the other hand, the public transit service in Catchet is not very frequent. Nonetheless, the neighbourhood is served by around 10 bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. Walking is not very practical for house buyers in this neighbourhood as meeting daily needs is impractical on foot. It is also challenging to travel by bike in this part of the city as riding is made difficult by the often steep topography, and there are few bike lanes.
Most housing in Catchet was built in the 1990s, during its main building boom. In this neighbourhood, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the properties in Catchet while the rest are rented. This part of Markham offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Schools and daycares are easy to access on foot from anywhere in Catchet. With regards to eating, in most cases, a car is needed to do groceries. Nonetheless, it is generally a rather short walk to the nearest pharmacy, which can supply some basic food items. A small variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well.