Cedar Wood real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Cedar Wood. Although the neighbourhood does not contain any parks, public green spaces are very well-situated in nearby neighbourhoods, which makes them very easy to access. This neighbourhood is also quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to one of the railway lines.
Cars are a great transportation option in this part of Markham. Coming across a parking spot is quite easy, and nearby highways are easy to access from any location in Cedar Wood. However, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, residents are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are typically nearby. This area is not especially suitable for walking since few common errands can be run without the use of a car. Cedar Wood is also not very suited for biking since there is a considerable amount of hills, and the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive.
Cedar Wood experienced its biggest building boom after the year 2000, so most of the available properties are from this era. The housing stock of this area is composed primarily of single detached homes and townhouses. Nearly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and renters make up the remainder. This part of Markham offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In this part of Markham, parents and their children will typically be able to get to primary schools on foot. However, there are no high schools in Cedar Wood. Regarding food, the nearest grocery store in this neighbourhood is generally only a short walk away. Likewise, Cedar Wood is a good place in which to eat out, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well.