Milliken real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Milliken. Most areas in this area are quiet, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several louder sections, especially near one of the railway lines. Finally, the greenery in this neighbourhood is quite prominent; it is very easy to get to green spaces in the neighbourhood, since there are approximately 20 of them nearby for residents to relax in and reaching a park from a lot of homes for sale is easy. In addition, residents will find that there are numerous tree-lined streets.
Milliken enables property owners to get around using a diversity of means of transportation. The good public transit access makes transit a viable option for many. For example, commuters can count on the Milliken Station with access to the Stouffville Line. There are about 10 bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Travelling on foot is also quite practical for residents in this neighbourhood; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. Cycling is easy in Milliken as the bicycling infrastructure is reasonably comprehensive.
In Milliken, around half of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. This part of Toronto is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. About 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home while renters make up the remainder. This part of Toronto experienced its largest building boom in the 1980s, so most of the available housing is from this era.
Parents and their schoolchildren will value the proximity to schools and daycares, which are within walking distance from the majority of houses for sale in this part of the city. Parents benefit from public and private elementary schools. When it comes to food, property owners in this part of the city will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, and home buyers are served by approximately 20 cafes as well. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot.