Thornhill real estate guide & listings for sale
Thornhill offers a relaxed environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This part of the city is quiet, as the streets tend to be peaceful - although that is not the case near the railway line. Finally, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit and they are especially well-distributed, making them easy to reach.
Thornhill will draw homeowners that appreciate several means of transportation. House buyers can rely on public transit to move around in this part of the city thanks to approximately 10 nearby bus lines. Physically active house buyers will also welcome the reasonably walk-friendly nature of this neighbourhood; carrying out daily needs is easy by walking. Getting around by bicycle is occasionally difficult in Thornhill since the cycling infrastructure is not especially well-developed, and riding is made strenuous by the typically sloping area.
Homeowners occupy roughly 55% of the properties in Thornhill while the rest are rented. In this part of the city, around 55% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly single detached homes and townhouses. Most housing in this part of Markham was built in the 1960s and 1970s, during its biggest construction boom. This neighbourhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
In Thornhill, families will usually be able to get to schools and daycares by walking. Concerning food, it is easy to reach the closest grocery store on foot in Thornhill. In addition, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in Thornhill. Property owners benefit from a good number of nearby clothing stores.