Joe Persechini Drive Newmarket


Joe Persechini Drive area living...

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.  Restaurants and 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 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:

Type Name Website Ranking
Elementary Terry Fox PS site n/a
Secondary Sir William Mulock SS site rank
French Immersion Poplar Banks PS site rank




"Metro", "Shpper's Drug Mart", and several smaller shops can be found within a short walking 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 of the major medical and teaching oncology hospitals in the province, if not all of Canada.