Rouge River Estates real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Rouge River Estates. This part of the city is quiet, as the streets are generally quite tranquil - however noise can be bothersome near Highway 407. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, which makes them easy to reach.
Moving around by car is very easy in this neighbourhood. Nearby highways, such as Highway 407, are very easy to drive to from anywhere in this part of Markham, and it is convenient to find a place to park. However, the public transit service in Rouge River Estates is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighbourhood, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. This part of Markham is not particularly conducive to those who travel by foot because meeting daily needs is at times difficult by walking. Rouge River Estates is also not very appropriate for biking as the cycling infrastructure is not very well-developed, and the topography is not particularly flat.
Most housing in Rouge River Estates was built in the 1990s, during its biggest construction boom. In this neighbourhood, the overwhelming majority of buildings are single detached homes, but duplexes are also present in the housing stock. Nearly 95% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 5% are occupied by renters. This area is notable for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
In Rouge River Estates, parents and their children will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. In contrast, there are no high schools in this neighbourhood. With respect to food, it is easy to access the closest grocery store on foot from any home in Rouge River Estates.