Milliken Mills East real estate guide & listings for sale
Milliken Mills East is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of Markham is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around Highway 407 or one of the railway lines. Finally, it is easy to reach public green spaces since there are a few of them close by for residents to visit.
Milliken Mills East presents house buyers with the choice between several means of transportation. The good public transit access allows people to get to many destinations without needing a car. More specifically, the neighbourhood is connected by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally very close. A majority of the homes for sale in this area are located in areas that are also quite suitable for walking; carrying out daily needs is convenient. This part of the city is not very amenable to cycling as there are few bike lanes. Nonetheless, the terrain is reasonably flat.
Homeowners occupy around 90% of the dwellings in Milliken Mills East while the rest are rented. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most dwellings in this neighbourhood, but duplexes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city happened between 1980 and 1990. This area is especially good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
The nearest supermarket in Milliken Mills East is usually only a rather short walk away. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and a limited selection of cafes is available as well. When it comes to education, families will welcome that no matter where their property is located in Milliken Mills East, daycares and schools are close by. Parents benefit from public and private elementary schools.