Buttonville, Markham, Ontario Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about half of dwellings in Buttonville, whereas the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and townhouses. Roughly 40% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed after the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the units in Buttonville while the remainder are rented. Read more about Buttonville real estate
The car is very often the preferred way to move around in this area. It is very convenient to park, and nearby highways, such as Highway 407, are very easy to access from any location in Buttonville. In contrast, this area is not an especially pleasant part of Markham for moving around by public transit. Nevertheless, the closest rapid transit station, including Hwy 7 / Woodbine, Hwy 7 / Allstate and Hwy 7 / Montgomery on the purple | VIVA PURPLE, is generally within walking distance from most houses in the neighbourhood. There are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and it is very easy to reach a nearby bus stop from most properties. Buttonville is not very bike-friendly because there is a considerable amount of elevation changes, and there are very few bike lanes. There are also relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Buttonville, although carrying out daily needs is easy.
It is a reasonably short walk to reach schools and daycares from most houses for sale in Buttonville. Regarding food, it is easy to reach the nearest supermarket on foot in this part of Markham. Furthermore, Buttonville is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and a limited number of coffee shops is available as well.
Buttonville offers a reasonably good selection of green spaces to enjoy. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover and they are very well-located, making them easy to reach. Lastly, as there are few pedestrians, this area remains relatively quiet; however noise levels are higher closer to Highway 407, Highway 404 or the airport (YKZ).