Also known as "South Summer Hill", this is the area for you if you are a young family just getting your feet wet in the Newmarket, Ontario real estate world.
A haven for children and adults alike, with it's acres of parkland, playing fields, excellent schools and convenient shopping of almost every kind. Restaurantsand coffee shops adorn nearby Yonge Street, mostly franchises and/or fast food. However, more upscale sit down eateries are available walking a little further north on Yonge.
The area prices range from:
Low $300,000 to upper $500,000, and consist of Townhomes, Semi-Detached and fully detached homes. Something for everyone.
The South Summer Hill Joe Persechini neighbourhood has huge parklands/playgrounds (Armstrong Family Park) used for baseball, soccer, picnics and many other recreational activities, conveniently located right on Joe Persechini Drive. From before dusk until after dawn you will find people taking full advantage of the paths and parks as they walk their dogs, watch their children play, and simply enjoy nature. Even in Winter, some hardy souls can be found there cross couintry skiing and enjoying other winter recreational activities.
The Newmarket secular Schools servicing the area consist of:
"Metro", "Shpper's Drug Mart", and several smaller shops can be found within a short ewalking distance, as well as the brand new "Rexall Drug" store and medical clinic, with much more still to come.
SOUTHLAKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL, is only a 7 minute drive away and promises to be one fo the major medical and teaching oncology hospitals in the province, if not all of Canada.
Slightly further to the west are mostly where the newer detached homes are being constructed, with prices ranging from mid $400,000 up to nearly $600,000 in an area of woodlands with plenty of greenspace, abutting the area known as "Summerhill".