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Allenby Toronto

The homes you see today in Allenby Toronto are reminiscent of 1930′s and 1940′s architecture. The homes in Allenby Toronto consist of a diverse range [Read more]

Amesbury Toronto

The Amesbury Toronto neighbourhood was first purchased by John Denison, a United Empire Loyalist, in 1804 and was subdivided for residential development in the 1940s. [Read more]

Armour Heights Toronto

The Armour Heights Toronto neighbourhood is named after John Armour who was a farmer that granted concession to the area around 1837. The Armour home [Read more]

Banbury-Don Mills Toronto

During the post-war population boom there was a need for an increase in housing, which led to E.P. Taylor, who had bought the land, to [Read more]

Bathurst Manor Toronto

Bathurst Manor Toronto is a neighbourhood situated in central North York Toronto. It is enclosed by Finch Avenue West, Dufferin Street, Sheppard Avenue West and [Read more]

Bayview Village Toronto

Bayview Village began as a small rural farming community in the 1800s with present day planning beginning in 1954 by Farlinger Development Ltd and led [Read more]

Beaconsfield Village Toronto

Beaconsfield Village Toronto is located within the Little Portugal community of Toronto. Bordered by the beautiful Trinity Bellwoods Park, and containing much of the design [Read more]

Bedford Park Toronto

The Bedford Park neighbourhood in Toronto was originally a farming community located at Yonge and Lawrence. It was a renowned local stopover for farmers travelling [Read more]

Bickford Park Toronto

Named after the wealthy landowner and politician, Colonel E. Oscar Bickford, Bickford Park has been an important community at the heart of Toronto since 1908. [Read more]

Bloor West Village Toronto

The area now known as Boor West Village Toronto was first owned by Lieutenant Colonel William Smith Durie, the first commanding office of the Queens [Read more]

Brampton

Brampton’s history dates all the way back to the early 1800′s when it was a rural outpost known simply as Buffy’s Corners. By 1858 the [Read more]

Brockton Village Toronto

Brockton Village Toronto was likely named after Captain James Brock who held a large parcel of land in this area in the early 1800s. In [Read more]

Burlington

In 1784, the British government granted 35,000 acres of land, in what is now Burlington, to the legendary Mohawk Chief Joseph Brant in the gratitude [Read more]

Caledon

The town of Caledon was established in 1974 from an amalgamation of five municipalities including: the Townships of Albion, Caledon and Chinguacousy, the Village of [Read more]

Caribou Park Toronto

The Caribou Park Toronto neighbourhood has its history embedded in farming as most prestigious neighbourhoods in Toronto do. It was originally part of a farm [Read more]

Casa Loma Toronto

The Casa Loma neighbourhood is named after Toronto’s famous Casa Loma located at the top of Avenue Road Hill. It was built in 1911 by [Read more]

Cedarvale Toronto

Cedarvale began to see residential development in 1912. This plan for a subdivision was registered by Sir Henry Mill Pallatt, the man who built Toronto’s [Read more]

Chaplin Estates Toronto

Located in distinguished mid-town Toronto, the Chaplin Estates Toronto neighbourhood began as a plan for a new subdivision on the outskirts of the city. The [Read more]

Clanton Park Toronto

The Clanton Park Toronto area, originally known as Dublin Hewights, began as a farming hamlet in the early 1800s and was bought by William Duncan [Read more]

Davisville Toronto

Davisville Village Toronto is named after John Davis, Davisville’s first postmaster and founder of the Davisville public school. In 1840, John Davis immigrated to Canada [Read more]

Deer Park Toronto

Deer Park Toronto, formally known by Canadian First Nations People as “Mushquoteh” meaning a “meadow in the wood where deer come to feed”, was purchased [Read more]

Dufferin Grove Toronto

Located in the diverse community of downtown Toronto, Dufferin Grove was first bought by the Denison family in 1792.  At that point, the Denison family [Read more]

East York Toronto

The Township of East York Toronto was incorporated on January 1, 1924 which at the time comprised mostly of market gardens, a handful of brick [Read more]

Forest Hill Toronto

Toronto’s exclusive Forest Hill neighbourhood has deep roots in the history of Toronto. Sherriff William Botsford Jarvis and his wife Mary constructed their 110 acre [Read more]

Glen Park Toronto

Located in North York, Glen Park Toronto is a multicultural residential community that brings Canadian families of all cultures together. One of the most notable [Read more]

Henry Farm Toronto

Located in North York, the Henry Farm Toronto neighbourhood was first settled in 1806. Henry Mulholland and his family owned the farmland in the area, [Read more]

Hoggs Hollow Toronto

The Hoggs Hollow Toronto neighbourhood is located in the Don River Valley, centred around the Yonge Street and York Mills Road intersection. The community was [Read more]

Humewood Toronto

Humewood Toronto was built by William Hume Blake in the 1850’s and was named after his ancestral home in Ireland. Blake was a politician and [Read more]

Junction Triangle Toronto

The history of “The Junction” dates back to the 1880s when the Grand Trunk, Toronto Grey and Bruce and Northern railway lines began service in [Read more]

Lawrence Heights Toronto

Lawrence Heights Toronto was once known as Mulholland Farm owned by Henry Mulholland. Mulholland was one of the early pioneers of North York and settled [Read more]

Lawrence Manor Toronto

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation purchased this area in the 1940’s with plans to turn farmland into a residential development. In the 1950’s, the CMHC [Read more]

Lawrence Park Toronto

The Dovercourt Land Building and Saving Company assembled the Lawrence Park subdivision in 1907. The neighbourhood was named after John Lawrence after a section of [Read more]

Leaside Toronto

Leaside Toronto is a beautiful and distinctive area that is now one of Toronto’s most sought after and desirable neighbourhoods. Residents are drawn to the [Read more]

Ledbury Park Toronto

The first historic houses in Ledbury Park Toronto were built along Woburn and Bedford Park Avenues and up until the early 1900’s, this area was [Read more]

Moore Park Toronto

Moore Park Toronto was subdivided in 1889 as an exclusive Toronto community by John Thomas Moore and was completely developed by the 1930s. The area [Read more]

Newtonbrook Toronto

Part of North York, Newtonbrook Toronto is a neighbourhood located between the Yonge & Finch and Yonge & Steeles intersections and the east and west [Read more]

Parkdale Toronto

Parkdale’s history began in the late 1800s when it was an elite residential suburb that rivaled Rosedale as Toronto’s most desirable address. Parkdale’s popularity led [Read more]

Rathnelly Toronto

Rathnelly Toronto was named after the famous former Rathnelly house, built in 1830 by Senator William McMaster. This house, and later on, the entire area, [Read more]

Regal Heights Toronto

In the year of 1818, a man by the name of Bartholomew Bull was the first to settle the area of Regal Heights, Toronto. Originally [Read more]

Riverdale Toronto

Riverdale Toronto started as a small rural community until the Grand Trunk Railway began to travel through the area in the 1850s. The railway brought [Read more]

Rosedale Toronto

Toronto’s exclusive Rosedale neighbourhood has deep roots in the history of Toronto. Sherriff William Botsford Jarvis and his wife Mary constructed their 110 acre estate [Read more]

Seaton Village Toronto

Colonel David Shank and Captain Samuel Smith were the first to officially settle Seaton Village, both working as loyalists under John Graves Simcoe in the [Read more]

South Hill Toronto

The South Hill Toronto area was once situated on the former shoreline of Lake Iroquois. Over time, this lake receded into present-day Lake Ontario. In [Read more]

Swansea Toronto

The area and what is now known as Swansea Toronto, was first inhabited by European explorer Eitienne Brule in 1615. Swansea was first incorporated as [Read more]

Teddington Park Toronto

In 1912, Teddington Park Toronto formed the northern boundary of the City of Toronto. During that same year, two key businessmen Nicholas Garland and Robert [Read more]

The Annex Toronto

The Annex is one of Toronto’s most elite and sought after neighbourhood to live in. The Annex Toronto was subdivided in the 1870’s and 1880’s [Read more]

Victoria Park Village Toronto

Located in North York between the East Don River Valley and Canadian Pacific Railway Line, Victoria Park Village Toronto has been an active neighbourhood since [Read more]

Wanless Park Toronto

D.F. Crowagen and George Kappele of Toronto Suburbs Ltd. registered a plan of a new subdivision that would be developed on the old Waverley farm [Read more]

Willowdale Toronto

In 1797, mill owner named Jacob Cummer emigrated from the United States to Canada and settled in the area that is now known as Willowdale. [Read more]

Wychwood Park Toronto

Wychwood Park Toronto was found by a landscape painter, Marmaduke Matthews in the 1870’s when he purchased land in the area. Matthews named the area [Read more]

Yonge and Eglinton Toronto

The Yonge and Eglinton Toronto area was once vast farmland and part of the largest cattle grazing region in Upper Canada. This region also practiced [Read more]

York Mills Toronto

The name York Mills is derived from “York” referring to the forerunner to Toronto, the old Town of York, and “Mills” referring to the saw [Read more]

Yorkville Toronto

A prominent brewer named Joseph Bloor and Sheriff William Botsford Jarvis subdivided the neighbourhood in 1830. Named after the town of York, Yorkville was declared [Read more]

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