Aileen-Willowbrook, Markham, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
In Aileen-Willowbrook, about 40% of dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This neighbourhood offers mainly four or more bedroom and two bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 85% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas the rest are rented. About 40% of properties in this part of the city were built in the 1960s and 1970s, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. Read more about Aileen-Willowbrook real estate
A majority of the houses for sale in this area are located in places that are conducive to walking; running daily errands is easy on foot. However, Aileen-Willowbrook is not very appropriate for biking as the cycling network is rather limited, and there is a considerable amount of hills. Getting around by public transit is occasionally challenging in Aileen-Willowbrook. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. On the other hand, driving is a great medium of transportation in this area. It is very easy to come across a place to park, and most real estate listings are a rather short drive from the nearest highway, such as Highway 407.
The closest supermarket in Aileen-Willowbrook is usually only a rather short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who appreciate close by restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, daycares and schools are convenient to reach on foot from most homes for sale in Aileen-Willowbrook.
Aileen-Willowbrook is a good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced ambience. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in. Most areas in this part of Markham are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to the railway line or Highway 407.