Milliken Mills East real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Milliken Mills East. This neighbourhood is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case near Highway 407 or one of the railway lines. Finally, there are a few parks close by for residents to enjoy and they are especially well-spread out, making it easy to reach them.
Regardless of the mode of transportation, it is convenient to move around in Milliken Mills East. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, property owners can depend on public transit to travel in this part of the city. Most homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are also reasonably suitable for walking; meeting day-to-day needs is convenient. Getting around by bicycle is challenging in this part of Markham since the cycling network is fairly poor. Thankfully, there are not many hills to challenge bicycle riders.
Roughly 90% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 10% are occupied by renters. The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. Most of the housing growth in this neighbourhood took place in the 1980s. There is a higher proportion of four or more bedroom homes in this neighbourhood.
Reaching one of around 10 grocery stores on foot is an option for some, but not all, house buyers in Milliken Mills East. Conversely, this part of Markham is a good place in which to go out to eat, and a limited number of cafes can be found as well. In terms of education, both primary and secondary schools are easy to walk to from most homes for sale in Milliken Mills East. In addition to public schools, there are private primary schools. On the other hand, it can be challenging to access daycares as a pedestrian.