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Encyclopedia > Market Village
Market Village Mall
Image:Market Village Mall.gif
logo for Market Village Mall
Mall facts and statistics
Location Markham, Ontario, Canada
Opening date 1990
Developer Cedarland Properties Limited
No. of stores and services 170
No. of anchor tenants 19
No. of floors 2

Market Village is a Chinese themed mall in Markham, Ontario at the corner of Steeles Avenue and Kennedy Road and is one of the largest Chinese malls in Toronto and in North America[citation needed] with 325,000 square feet of retail space and over 170 stores. Markham is the name of some places in the world: Markham, Ontario, Canada Markham, Illinois, United States of America There were also people of some note named Markham: Edwin Markham, poet Pigmeat Markham (real name Dewey Markham), African-American entertainer William Markham, clergyman This is a disambiguation page — a... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Official languages English Government - Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman - Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 106 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area Ranked 4th... Map showing Markhams location in York Region Coordinates: Country  Canada Province Ontario Regional Municipality York Region Communities Buttonville, Thornhill, German Mills, Milliken, Unionville Settled 1794 Incorporated 1972 (town) Government  - Mayor Frank Scarpitti  - Deputy Mayor Jim Jones  - Regional Councillors Jack Heath, Tony Wong, Gordon Landon  - MPs Susan Kadis (LPC) - Thornhill... Steeles Avenue, near its intersection with Warden Avenue. ... York Regional Road 3 is also referred to as Kennedy Road, when running in Toronto, Ontario or Kennedy Road, Peel Region. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ...


Built by Cedarland Properties Limited in 1990, it attempts to mirror and mimic a rural town, the northwest and southeast facades feature barn like and farm house designs. The mall was built as a retail addition to the Cullen Country Barns located to the west side of the new mall.


However, the new tenants of the mall were (an still are) mainly catering to Chinese clientele and attracted few non-Chinese shoppers in the early years. Some parts of the south side of the mall was enclosed in 1995. Many of the original tenants have left and in their place new stores reflecting the retail trends within the Chinese community in the Greater Toronto Area. 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


The mall was threatened with new competition by the newer Pacific Mall, but the two malls have co-existed as a joint retail mecca. Pacific Mall (Chinese: 太古廣場; Cantonese (Yale): taai3 gu2 gwong2 coeng4; Pinyin: tai4 gu3 guang3 chang3), commonly referred to as P-Mall or Pac (Mall) by locals, is a shopping centre located in Markham, Ontario, Canada. ...

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Tenants

Most stores are family run stores, but there are a few non-Chinese retailers and some stores with links to Hong Kong. Some stores have been targetted by the RCMP for selling counterfeit DVDs and CDs.[citation needed] A list of current and major tenants at the mall: The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP or Mounties; French, Gendarmerie royale du Canada, GRC) is both the federal police force and the national police of Canada. ... For other uses, see Counterfeit (disambiguation). ...

  • Bank of Montreal
  • HSBC
  • W.Y. Trading
  • My Heart
  • City Hollywood Cafe
  • City Inn Chinese Cuisine
  • Gui Hua Tang
  • Sam's Congee Delight
  • Wonton Time
  • Yan Woo Soya Bean
  • Curry's Art Store
  • Market Bill Trading
  • Food Fair Supermarket
  • Goldfield Supermarket
  • McDonald's
  • Bell World
  • One's Better Living
  • JCY House
  • LCBO

Former tenants: Bank of Montreal (TSX: BMO, NYSE: BMO) is Canadas fourth largest bank[1], and is classified as a Domestic Chartered Bank (Schedule I). ... HSBC Holdings plc (LSE: HSBA, SEHK: 005, NYSE: HBC, Euronext: HSBC, BSX: 1077223879) is one of the largest banking groups in the world, ranked the fifth-largest company and third-largest banking company in the world in Forbes Global 2000. ... McDonalds Corporation (NYSE: MCD) is the worlds largest chain of fast-food restaurants, primarily selling hamburgers, chicken, french fries, milkshakes and soft drinks. ... Bell Canada Enterprises (TSX: BCE, NYSE: BCE), legally BCE Inc. ... The Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) is a Crown corporation selling liquor, wine, and beer in Ontario through a chain of retail stores. ...

  • Just Desserts
  • Pro Hardware
  • Chinese theatre

Future expansion

On June 15, 2006, Pacific Mall and Market Village announced plans for a major expansion to the south shopping complex in south Markham. An additional 400,000 square feet of retail space, a luxury hotel and a multi-level parking structure is to be built. The project is expected to begin in a year or two, and would bring the combined size of the two malls to about 1 million square feet.[1] June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


See also

Toronto Downtown Chinatown, Spadina & Dundas. ... This is a list of Chinatowns (urban regions containing a large population of Chinese people within a non-Chinese society) in select countries. ... Pacific Mall (Chinese: 太古廣場; Cantonese (Yale): taai3 gu2 gwong2 coeng4; Pinyin: tai4 gu3 guang3 chang3), commonly referred to as P-Mall or Pac (Mall) by locals, is a shopping centre located in Markham, Ontario, Canada. ... The Landmark is a new retail commercial condominium project underway in northeast Toronto. ...

Footnotes

  1. ^ Andrea Lau (2007-04-17). Duelling malls. The Globe and Mail. Retrieved on 2007-04-20.

2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the CE era. ... April 17 is the 107th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (108th in leap years). ... The Globe and Mail is a large English language national newspaper based in Toronto, Canada, and printed in seven cities across Canada. ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the CE era. ... April 20 is the 110th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (111th in leap years). ...

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