Royal Orchard real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere will enjoy Royal Orchard. There are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-spread out, making them easy to reach. Most areas in this part of Markham are quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case close to the railway line.
Walking is reasonably feasible for home buyers in this part of the city; most daily needs are easy to meet on foot. However, this part of Markham is not very suited for cycling because there are quite a few hills, and this neighbourhood is home to a rather limited bicycling infrastructure. The public transit network in this neighbourhood is not particularly convenient. Thankfully, there are about 10 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. In contrast, driving is usually the best method of transportation in Royal Orchard. Nearby highways are reasonably easy to reach from any home in this part of Markham, and it is straightforward to park.
Around three quarters of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners whereas the remainder are rented. In this neighbourhood, roughly half of dwellings are single detached homes, and the rest are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. About 80% of the properties in this part of the city were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while many of the remaining buildings were built 1980. This part of Markham is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
It is easy to get to the closest grocery store on foot from any home in this area. Furthermore, a restaurant is often just around the corner, and property owners can enjoy a few cafes as well. It is also convenient to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, in Royal Orchard, families will typically be able to access schools and daycares on foot. At the primary level, there are both public and private schools.