Markham Village real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Markham Village is exemplified by its relaxed environment. This part of the city is very quiet overall, as the streets are generally very tranquil. Lastly, green spaces are very well-distributed and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which results in them being easy to reach from the majority of locations within this area.
Markham Village is an extraordinarily good part of Markham for travelling by car. It is straightforward to park, and nearby highways are quite easy to access from any home in this area. On the other hand, the public transit network in Markham Village is not very practical. Nevertheless, there are approximately 10 bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. Biking is at times difficult in Markham Village since there are a fair number of elevation changes to challenge cyclists, and the cycling infrastructure is rather poor. This part of the city is also not particularly suitable for walking as few common errands can be run without the use of a vehicle.
Most of the housing growth in Markham Village happened between 1960 and 1980. Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing the vast majority of dwellings in this neighbourhood, and the rest of the properties are mainly townhouses. Homeowners occupy nearly 95% of the dwellings in Markham Village whereas the remainder are rented. However this neighbourhood is particularly good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
In Markham Village, parents and their children will usually be able to get to schools and daycares on foot. Regarding food, the nearest grocery store in this area is generally only a rather short walk away. Residents of Markham Village can enjoy about 10 restaurants as well.