Top ten reasons to live in Newmarket


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395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
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​​Newmarket, Ontario is right for so many reasons

  1. A place where it is 'easy being green'– A nationally recognized LEED Platinum subdivision, various environmental bylaws and more than 44 kilometres of trails are just a few examples of Newmarket's commitment to a clean, green community.

  2. A little bit country, a little bit rock and roll' – Located half way between vibrant downtown Toronto and beautiful cottage country, Newmarket offers the perfect balance of big city amenities and small town charm.

  3. Premium healthcare – Home to Southlake Regional Health Centre, this renowned hospital offers world class healthcare and plays an integral role in the community's Economic Development Strategy.

  4. An ideal place to do business – With easy access to all major highways, a skilled workforce and supportive business environment, Newmarket is a location of choice for any business venture.

  5. An affordable place to call home – When compared with comparable communities, Newmarket offers below average residential and commercial taxes.

  6. Safety first – Newmarket's low crime rates consistently position Newmarket as one of the safest communities in the country.

  7. Shop 'til you drop – Whether strolling the quaint shops on historic Main Street or the brand name stores at Upper Canada Mall, Newmarket has something to offer for all shopping enthusiasts.

  8. Fun, fun, fun – With over 6,500 recreation programs and more than 300 special events annually there is always something fun to do for the whole family.

  9. Advanced transit network – Currently under construction, the vivaNext rapid transit system will provide increased transit service and improve connectivity with neighbouring communities.

  10. A bright and promising future – There are a number of plans in place (Official Plan, Economic Development Strategy, Cultural Master Plan) to ensure that Newmarket's future is full of promise, prosperity and possibilities and that the community remains one of best places to live in Canada!

    Discover for yourself, what Newmarket has to offer!