Legacy real estate guide & listings for sale
Legacy offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near Highway 407. Finally, parks are very well-situated and there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover, making them easy to get to from the majority of locations within Legacy.
Driving is an excellent transportation option in Legacy. It is very convenient to find a parking spot, and the majority of homes for sale are a short car ride from the closest highway, such as Highway 407. In contrast, public transit users may experience limited choices in this part of Markham as a result of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and most homes are very close to a bus stop. This neighbourhood is not very suited for biking since the cycling network is not very comprehensive, and there are quite a few elevation changes. It is also impractical for pedestrians to move around in this part of Markham since running daily errands is challenging on foot.
In Legacy, almost all buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes are the main alternative in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood occurred between 1990 and 2000. Although this part of the city is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Nearly all of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while the rest are renters.
It is a reasonably short walk to access primary schools from most properties for sale in this part of Markham. In contrast, there are no high schools in Legacy. When it comes to eating, a vehicle is usually needed in Legacy to access the closest grocery store. Nonetheless, it is generally a reasonably short walk to the nearest pharmacy, which can provide some staple foods.