Greensborough real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Greensborough. This part of Markham is very good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, parks are very well-situated and there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to unwind in, resulting in them being easy to access from most locations within this neighbourhood.
The best means of transportation in Greensborough is often a car. It is straightforward to access a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in this area is not very frequent. Nonetheless, residents are served by the Mount Joy Station with access to the Stouffville Line. There are about 10 bus lines, and the closest bus stop is generally very close. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are not very well-suited for walking because very few day-to-day errands can be run without the use of a car. Cycling is also occasionally difficult in Greensborough since cyclists encounter a considerable amount of elevation changes. Nevertheless, there are a fair number of bike lanes.
In Greensborough, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, while townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has happened after the year 2000. This part of Markham offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Nearly 95% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are rented.
Parents and their kids will welcome that wherever their house is situated in Greensborough, daycares and primary schools are nearby. In contrast, parents and their children may consider it challenging to access high schools as a pedestrian. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools. In terms of eating, in all but a few cases, a vehicle is needed in Greensborough to access the closest supermarket. Nonetheless, it is generally a reasonably short walk to the closest pharmacy, which can supply some staple foods. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes.