Greensborough real estate guide & listings for sale
The character of Greensborough is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This part of Markham is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour. Lastly, parks are easy to access since there are around 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy.
This area is a fairly good part of Markham for moving around by car. It is straightforward to park. In contrast, Greensborough is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, commuters benefit from the Mount Joy Station on the Stouffville Line. The neighbourhood is connected by about 10 bus lines, and it is straightforward to find a nearby bus stop from most houses. Despite the fact that Greensborough boasts a reasonably good bicycling infrastructure, this area is not particularly suited for cycling as riding is made difficult by the often steep terrain. This part of the city is also not very conducive to walking because running common errands is impractical.
Roughly 95% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 5% are renters. Single detached homes and townhouses are the main housing type in this part of the city. A majority of the housing growth in this neighbourhood has occurred after the year 2000. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
Home buyers in Greensborough typically have to use a vehicle to buy their groceries. Nevertheless, getting to the nearest pharmacy and thus some basic food items is typically easy. Residents benefit from about 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. Concerning education, primary schools and daycares are convenient to walk to from most properties for sale in this part of Markham. On the other hand, parents and their kids may find it challenging to get to high schools as a pedestrian. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools.