Box Grove, Markham, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Roughly 90% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. In this part of the city, the majority of dwellings are single detached homes, and the remainder are mainly townhouses. This area experienced its most significant construction boom after the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Read more about Box Grove real estate
Driving is a great means of transportation in Box Grove. The majority of homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Highway 407, and it is especially convenient to find a parking spot. In contrast, Box Grove is not very transit friendly. Nonetheless, homeowners are served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. Bicycling is difficult in Box Grove as the bicycling network is rather limited, and there are a good number of slopes for cyclists to brave. Many of the homes for sale in this area are located in places that are also not very well-suited for walking because few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Families will find that no matter where their property is situated in Box Grove, primary schools and daycares are nearby. On the other hand, this neighbourhood does not contain any high schools. With regards to food, some, but not all, house buyers in this part of Markham will reside within walking distance of the closest supermarket. A small number of restaurants and coffee shops are available as well.
The character of Box Grove is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to one of the railway lines or Highway 407. Lastly, it is easy to get to green spaces, since there are a few of them nearby for residents to discover and reaching the closest park from most houses is very easy.