Conveniently located close to shopping, dining, recreation, schools, transit and more, you couldn’t ask for a better location. There’s Williamstown Plaza directly across Bur Oak Avenue for groceries and other everyday needs, with upscale Markville Mall just a short drive away.
Affluent and diverse, the award-winning city of Markham enjoys a rich heritage, outstanding community services, and a vibrant local economy. This ideal community is known for its excellent quality of life. Markham has received the Excellence Canada Gold Award for Organizational Quality & Healthy Workplace, as well as multiple heritage and environmental awards.
Known as Canada’s high-tech capital, Markham is home to a motivated, highly educated workforce. This thriving economic hub has the highest concentration of information and communications technology employers per capita in all of Canada. Following a 10-year economic strategy, Markham 2020, Markham continues to maintain its momentum in attracting internationally renowned companies and the world’s most skilled workers.
Origin Lofts is surrounded by some of the highest-ranking schools in the province, with Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School and Stonebridge Public Schools as home schools. These amazing schools consistently earn high scores from The Fraser Institute, with outstanding teachers and safe learning environments that help students achieve success. York University is also coming to Markham, with its new campus to be completed in 2021.
Berczy Park is a short walk away, offering room to roam, play, move, keep the kids busy or take your pet for a stroll. It’s a busy community hub with modern facilities for baseball, soccer, basketball, and more. It also has skateboarding ramps, a newly built splash pad, and cycling and walking paths.
If you’re a golfer, the area is also home to two excellent local courses. York Downs Golf and Country Club is a beautiful private facility that caters to dedicated golfers, but also has many social and golf-related events that are more family-oriented. Angus Glen is a public club with two 18-hole championship golf courses that offer beauty, challenge and variety – they have been home to several Canadian Opens and the 2015 Pan Am Games.