Ajax Homes for Sale
About Ajax Homes for Sale:
With more than 2,000 businesses and a population of nearly 110,000 residents, the Town of Ajax is Durham Region’s fastest growing municipality.
The Town of Ajax offers a mix of natural greenspace, unique neighbourhoods, and diverse shopping and restaurants. Committed to meeting the needs of residents, visitors and businesses, Ajax is the first municipality in Ontario to achieve ISO 9001, an international customer service standard.
The Town of Ajax is revitalizing the downtown area with the development of the Pat Bayly Square, a $300-million dollar urban, mixed-use development at the south-west corner of Bayly Street and Harwood Avenue. The development will feature a civic square, high quality residential, commercial and retail space, public transit, cycling, and pedestrian amenities.
Things to Do in Ajax Ontario
Residents and visitors alike can enjoy community and cultural events, from the Ajax Waterfront Festival to the annual Pickering Village Jazz, Art and Music Festival. Also located in Ajax is the award-winning St. Francis Centre for community, arts and culture where theatre goers can enjoy world-class entertainment in an intimate and unique setting.
With indoor and outdoor recreational amenities that range from swimming pools, squash courts, and rock climbing to skateboard parks, hockey arenas, soccer fields and fitness centres, staying healthy and active is accessible for everyone. A welcoming and inclusive community, Ajax sets the pace for being progressive, accountable, community-focused and eco-conscious.
A bicycle-friendly community and known cycling destination, Ajax offers more than 90 kilometres of trails, including the popular Waterfront Trail. The pristine seven-kilometre trail spans the north shoreline of Lake Ontario and features scenic views and breathtaking vistas.
Ajax features a variety of homes from mature neighbourhoods with traditional homes to newer developments with modern layouts. There are also condominium buildings including several that overlook Lake Ontario. With accessibility to Toronto by GO train or on Hwy 401, many commuters enjoy the serenity of living in Ajax.
Schools in Ajax
Many of the public schools in the Ajax area are under the supervision of the Durham District School Board and the Durham Catholic District School Board. UOIT, Durham College, Trent University and The University Of Toronto are all accessible by transit and GO trains, making Ajax a desirable place for families to live.