Langstaff South real estate guide & listings for sale
Langstaff South offers a fairly good selection of green spaces to enjoy. Although the neighbourhood is not home to any parks, green spaces are especially well-distributed in nearby neighbourhoods, which results in them being easy to reach from a lot of locations in this part of the city. This area is a great area for those who aren't bothered by a little noise, as traffic during busier hours of the day can occasionally be bothersome.
This area is very car friendly. Nearby highways, such as Highway 407, are especially easy to reach from anywhere in Langstaff South, and it is very convenient to find a parking spot. However, commuting by transit can be occasionally challenging in this part of Markham due to the infrequent service. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Commuting by bicycle is very difficult in Langstaff South since there is a significant amount of slopes. Walking in this area is also not very common, although running daily errands is convenient.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing roughly 55% of dwellings in Langstaff South, while the rest are mainly townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place between 1960 and 1980. Notably, this area is good for those looking for three bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach schools and daycares from most properties for sale in Langstaff South. As far as eating is concerned, a car is often needed in this area to access the closest supermarket. Nonetheless, pharmacies are generally convenient to reach on foot and sell some staple foods. Langstaff South is a fairly good place in which to eat out. It is also easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.