Moving to York Region, Ontario home neighbourhoods, realtors, and movers



Unionville is one of several vibrant communities in the York Region

WHY MOVE to York Region?

This area, once wide-open farmland feeding Toronto's growing population, has quickly develoepd into a bedroom community for those working in Toronto, and rapidly evolved into a manufacturing & manufacturing services base to support the region's seven automobile manufacturing plants.

The York Region is strategically located just north of Canada's major consumer and industrial market, the "Golden Horseshoe" of Ontario. It sits on the northern edge of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), only an hour from the U.S. border. The York Region is that area directly north of Toronto's Steeles Avenue north to Lake Simcoe.

Soccer players in Maple The Indian portage route from Lake Ontario to Lake Huron via the Humber and the Holland Rivers became known as the Toronto Carrying-Place Trail. During the War on 1812 a Settlement Road was built to help with the defence of the Upper Great Lakes from American attack, and Richmond Hill grew as a stagecoach stop on Yonge Street between Toronto and Holland Landing. By the 1850s, the railways connected the area's farmers, resources and factories with markets in Toronto and beyond. In teh 1900s, the Automobile made the region a vacation destination for now-mobile Torontonians, and later made it a bedroom community for the ever expanding Toronto.

Formed in 1974, The York Region includes a number of cities and towns and has a population of 850,000 residents (2003) from various countries and cultures from around the world.

Approximately half the regions's 25,000 businesses are in the manufacturing, product distribution or corporate sectors. York Region ranks as the fourth largest head office centre in the country. The strongest business sectors in York Region are pharmaceuticals, electronics, computer, chemical and transportation (automotive) parts and equipment.

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York Region home neighbourhoods & Communities

Neighbourhoods in other parts of Greater Toronto Area:

Oakville-Burlington, Mississauga-Brampton, Etobicoke, North York, Toronto, Scarborough, Oshawa-Durham.


York Region Realtors, Home Builders, Mortgages & Movers

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Here are some of the York Region Home & Condo builders listed in the Moving In Canada directory:

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More info on Pemberton Group York Region BuildersPemberton Group

Pemberton has built its reputation for creating successful residential and commercial developments of uncompromising quality. A Pemberton condominium rises above the rest because of the dedication, talent and leadership of the team behind it.

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More info on Antech Technologies York Region BuildersAntech Technologies

Antech Technologies Inc. provides Laser Cutting, Laser Engraving, and Waterjet Cutting Services in Toronto Region. Our highly skilled and experienced team applies leading-edge technologies to solve our client’s custom needs.

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More info on Danosh Construction Inc. York Region BuildersDanosh Construction Inc.

Danosh offers a full Construction Contractor service for any residential, commercial or industrial site. Services include: Demolition, Masonry, Concrete, Underpinning, Waste Management, UST Removal, Trucking and Grading, Asbestos Removal and more.

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More info on Merit Kitchen and Bath York Region BuildersMerit Kitchen and Bath

Custom-Made Kitchen Cabinets + Renovation in Richmond Hill and throughout the GTA

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More info on TechEcoHome York Region BuildersTechEcoHome

We are construction and renovation company focused in designing and building innovative and customized homes. Our services include: Passive houseCustom home builders TorontoHome RenovationConstruction companies TorontoLEED HomeCall us today!

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Realtors Listings

Here are some of the York Region realtors with knowledge of suitable homes available in the neighbourhood you want, listed in the Moving In Canada directory:

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More info on Katie Mehr York Region RealtorsKatie Mehr

Residential real estate sales with exceptional results in GTA

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More info on Tom Sachdeva - Re/Max Real Estate Salesperson York Region RealtorsTom Sachdeva - Re/Max Real Estate Salesperson

Tom Sachdeva works with ReMax & helps buyers for Toronto Real Estate.Sellers benefit by his print,online,social,blanket marketing and negotiating skills.

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More info on Behrad and Hamed Bagherzadeh - Royal LePage Your Community Realty York Region RealtorsBehrad and Hamed Bagherzadeh - Royal LePage Your Community Realty

We are a group of licensed Real Estate Agents working with Royal LePage Your Community Realty. We dedicate our time and efforts in order to satisfy and exceed our clients Real Estate needs.

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More info on Fhareen Esmail, Real Estate Agent York Region RealtorsFhareen Esmail, Real Estate Agent

No matter what type of real estate listings you are looking for in Stouffville, whether you seek family homes, starter homes, or commercial properties, Fhareen Esmail can help. Call today at 416-629-8002 for real estate listings.

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More info on www.isaved5k.com York Region Realtorswww.isaved5k.com

I Saved $5,000 is a money saving website founded by Leo T. Ly, a Real Estate Agent from Markham, Ontario, Canada. His goal is to help all of his clients to save at least $5,000 when they buy or sell their home.

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Mortgage Listings

Here are some of the York Region mortgage lending and mortgage broker companies listed in the Moving In Canada directory:

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More info on Mortgage Delivery Guy & Associates York Region MortgagesMortgage Delivery Guy & Associates

Every 48 hours status updates along with file submission to one lender at a time is how we work. Self employed, New to Canada & mortgages with Low credit score is what we do best. Clients Love Us & we are almost certain you will too. Simply Call Us.

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More info on Canada Lend York Region MortgagesCanada Lend

Canadalend is one of the leading names in mortgage brokering in Canada. We offer specialized services to people on mortgage refinancing, getting loans with bad credit, and debt consolidation, second mortgages, first mortgages.

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More info on CoCo Mortgage York Region MortgagesCoCo Mortgage

Mortgage Bradford, Newmarket, Innisfil, Barrie, AuroraEducating and Empowering you to make informed decisions about your biggest investment!

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More info on Toronto Mortage Rates York Region MortgagesToronto Mortage Rates

As an independent mortgage brokerage, we have access to many different lenders which include banks, trust companies, credit unions and private investors.

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More info on Canadalend.com York Region MortgagesCanadalend.com

Canadalend is your first choice for low-cost private mortgage solutions in the GTA, Toronto, Brampton, Vaughan, Mississauga, and across Canada.

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Movers Listings

Here are some of the York Region moving & storage companies listed in the Moving In Canada directory:

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More info on Two Men And A Truck York Region MoversTwo Men And A Truck

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK provides residential and business moving services, storage services, and packing supplies. We take pride in our "Movers Who Care" reputation and our 96% referral rate.

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More info on Wow 1 Day Painting York Region York Region MoversWow 1 Day Painting York Region

We're painting up a storm in York Region, including Richmond Hill, Aurora, Newmarket, Markham, Vaughan, Woodbridge, Thornhill and more.

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More info on Zebra Movers Newmarket York Region MoversZebra Movers Newmarket

Professional and efficient moving company in Newmarket and York Region. Zebra Movers - Your Lucky Move

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More info on AMJ Campbell Markham York Region MoversAMJ Campbell Markham

AMJ Campbell Markham is conveniently located in the heart of the Markham business district and is your “One-Stop-Shop” service solution for all your moving needs.

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More info on Carfree Movers - Markham Movers | Moving Company York Region MoversCarfree Movers - Markham Movers | Moving Company

Excellent moving services and affordable pricing is only at Moving Companies in Markham! Our Movers in Markham guarantee high-quality moving services which include all stages of moving as well as other services should you request any.

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York Region
Neighbourhoods

Here are some of the great neighbourhoods you can move to in & around York Region

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King City (ork Region neighbourhoods)King City (ork Region neighbourhoods)

ON: King City, midway between Toronto and Barrie, has lots of scenic countryside, featuring the Oak Ridges Moraine, farmland, and most notably the Holland Marsh

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Markham, Unionville (York Region neighbourhoods)Markham, Unionville (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Markham, just 30 minutes north of Toronto, is home to over 850 high tech companies. Markham and Unionville both have beautiful heritage areas with brick sidewalks and gas street lamps.

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Vaughan (York Region neighbourhoods)Vaughan (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Vaughan includes the communities of Woodbridge, Maple, Thornhill, Concord and Kleinburg. Vaughan has over 7300 businesses, many clustered n the Concord and Woodbridge areas.

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Richmond Hill (York Region neighbourhoods)Richmond Hill (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Richmond Hill, a half hour from Toronto. The community has access to Highway 404, 401, the 407 ERT toll highway used by a broadindustrial base of more than 5,000 businesses, across four business parks

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Aurora (York Region neighbourhoods)Aurora (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Aurora^s small-town lifestyle and 19th century heritage buildings also has a solid business infrastructure, including major facilities and head offices for 120 major companies

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