Markham Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Markham Village offers a relaxed ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. It is easy to get to public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover. This neighbourhood is also very quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue.
This area is especially car friendly. It is a reasonably short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in Markham Village, and it is very convenient to come across a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit system in this neighbourhood is rather limited. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is served by approximately 10 bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Bicycling is at times challenging in Markham Village since there are a fair number of slopes, and there are few bike lanes. This part of Markham is also not particularly conducive to walking because few common errands can be run on foot.
Markham Village experienced its largest building boom between 1960 and 1980, so most of the available properties are from this time period. The sizeable proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the city is an important part of its character. Roughly 95% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and the rest are rented. This part of Markham is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
Schools and daycares are easy to get to on foot from most houses for sale in Markham Village. With regards to food, home buyers in this part of the city will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Residents of Markham Village benefit from about 10 restaurants as well.