Rural Markham real estate guide & listings for sale
Rural Markham is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite noisy, especially closer to Highway 407 or one of the railway lines. Green spaces are sparse, resulting in them being rather challenging to reach from a large number of locations in Rural Markham. Still, residents will be able to access parks in nearby neighbourhoods.
This neighbourhood is very car friendly. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, the public transit system in Rural Markham is not very accessible. Thankfully, residents benefit from a few bus lines. This part of the city is not very appropriate for biking since the bicycling infrastructure is quite bad, and cyclists are faced with a considerable amount of hills. Travelling on foot is also not very practical for property owners in Rural Markham since almost no daily needs can be met by walking.
In Rural Markham, the majority of buildings are single detached homes, but townhouses are also present in the housing stock. Notably, this area is good for those looking for four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy about 85% of the dwellings in the neighbourhood and 15% are rented. The homes in this part of Markham are very new, since about 80% of its dwellings were constructed following the year 2000, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960.
There are only a few primary schools in this part of the city and consequently they can be a rather long walk away. Likewise, this area does not have any high schools. In addition, there are only a very small number of daycares and thus they can be a very long walk away. Regarding eating, doing one's groceries very often necessitates the use of a car in Rural Markham.