There are numerous important considerations when purchasing a home. Neighborhoods that are safe, convenient, close to amenities and great schools with a strong sense of community are highly sought after by end users and investors alike. Other considerations include unit layout, building features, amenities program and suite finishes.
The Unionville by inCAN Developments is a new 10 storey luxury condominium located at 16th Avenue and Kennedy Road, within Markham's most coveted neighbourhood, Angus Glen.
The peaceful enclave situated minutes away from Main Street Unionville, major highways and the 100 acres of parks and wetland in York Downs nature preserve. There are over 20 primary and secondary schools populating the immediate area, including public, private, Montessori, and Catholic schools, a number of which offer specialized programs, such as French immersion, International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, and STEAM program. Additionally another 19 institutions offer pre-school, tutoring, and music and cultural education in the same area.
At the elementary level, families would be able to send their kids to schools like St. Justin Martyr Catholic School, William Berczy Public School, Buttonville Public School, or Unionville Public School. According to a survey and ranking of Ontario Schools conducted by the Fraser Institute, these particular schools are among the top rated in the province, scoring 10/10, 9.4/10, and 9/10 respectively.
At the secondary level, the local high schools offer a number of intriguing ways to take education to more advanced levels. Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School, for example, offers specialized majors in programs like business, computer technology, and arts and culture. For students seeking advanced learning, Markville Secondary School offers a gifted program, and scored 9.4/10 on the Fraser Institute survey. The area even boasts an esteemed arts program, available at Unionville High School.
And for families with younger children, The Unionville brings some of these enriched learning opportunities back home, with a STEAM inspired children’s playroom included in the building’s amenity program. STEAM education is a new interdisciplinary approach to learning that combines the subject of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. STEAM adds an additional component of arts which fosters a more holistic and well-rounded method to education, encouraging creative thinking in the context of scientific and technical challenges. Inside the STEAM Kid’s Club, children will have the opportunity to play with educational tools and Montessori based learning system that are framed around the core principles of STEAM.
Among the various amenities offered at The Unionville, the Tee Time Virtual Golf Simulator and Soundproof Music Studio stand out as particularly sought-after due to the Lifestyle Plus program that is available to residents. The Golf Simulator offers cutting-edge technology with the guidance of a CPGA-ceritified instructor, enabling students to acquire and hone new skills which fosters their development into well-rounded individuals.
The Music Studio is equipped with thick, sound-absorbent walls and acoustic technology that provides a peaceful space to practice or learn a new musical instrument. Within the studio, there is an impressive array of instruments, carefully selected to cater to a diverse range of musical expression. Although the studio is designed for residents to enjoy independently, the Lifestyle Plus program allows residents to conveniently book sessions with skilled music teachers. These instructors are available to help refine techniques, explore new instruments or simply provide the support needed for new learners.
With the wealth of exceptional education institutions surrounding The Unionville, the development provides families the environment and the tools for their child's growth and academic success. Offering 270 designer suites, The Unionville offers the convenience of condominium living and the lifestyle of a family-oriented community.
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