Victoria Square real estate guide & listings for sale
Victoria Square is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm ambience. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to check out, making it easy to access them. This neighbourhood is also quiet, as the streets are tranquil - although there are still several noisier areas, especially around Highway 404.
The favoured transportation option in this area is very often a car. It is very easy to find a parking spot, and it is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway, such as Highway 404, from any home in Victoria Square. In contrast, travelling by public transit is very difficult in Victoria Square. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are typically relatively close by. Many of the homes for sale in this part of Markham are located in places that are not very suitable for those who travel by foot as meeting daily needs is very challenging by walking. Commuting by bicycle is also difficult in Victoria Square since the topography is not especially flat, and the cycling infrastructure is not very comprehensive.
Most homes in Victoria Square were built following the year 2000, during its most significant construction boom. In this neighbourhood, most buildings are townhouses, while single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. Homeowners occupy around 90% of the properties in Victoria Square and 10% are rented. Notably, this neighbourhood is good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach primary schools from most houses for sale in this area. However, Victoria Square does not contain any high schools. As far as eating is concerned, buying one's groceries usually demands the use of a vehicle in Victoria Square. Residents can enjoy a few cafes as well.