North York, Ontario home neighbourhoods, realtors, and movers



WHY BE Moving to North York?

This part of the City of Toronto straddles the east-west 12-lane Highway 401 grew as a "bedroom community" for Toronto after World War II, and has come into its own with light industrial and knowledge industry jobs. The area is criss-crossed with deep ravines which create serene parklands in the middle of these suburbs.
Condos at Bayview & Sheppard

North York, now amalgamated as part of the larger City of Toronto, was until 1999 a separate city. MovingInCanada.com treats the area south of Steels down to Eglinton as "North York", rather than strictly following old municipal boundaries (who can remember their meandering path anyway!).

By the Second World War, North York was home to the Downview Air Base and the de Havilland Canada aircraft manufacturing plant, the the rest of the community was rural until the post-war immigration boom expanded Toronto's urban area. Creation of light industrial & office zones close to the Pearson (then Malton) airport, in Willowdale and in Don Mills created large employment opportunities for people living in North York.

TTC Downview Subway Station

The construction of the 16 lane Highway 401 across the northern edge of metropolitan Toronto, right through North York's mid-section made east-west travel fast. The northwards extension of the Yonge-University-Spadina subway line (as well as subsequent GO Train commuter lines fraom various points) brought the community quick access into Toronto's downtown core.

Vibrant shopping along Eglinton Avenue

Much of North York was still rural farmland in the 1950s, and became urbanized during the Post-War espansion of Toronto, which means much of its housing stock is relatively modern. North York has lots of suburban style neighbourhoods, as well as clusters of high rise apartments and condos along major roads, and particularly around scenic river views and ravines.

The Bridle Path has many luxury Homes These communities are roughly divided into quarters, west of the Downsview Airport industrial corridor (along the path of the Black Creek parklands), southwest of the diagonally flowing West Don River (along Lawrence and Bathurst streets), between the West Don and the Don River (including the vibrant Yonge Street corridor), and east of the Don River.

Many of the community's businesses are in the manufacturing, product distribution or corporate sectors. There are a number of national head offices located in North York, particularly along the Yonge Street corridor and in the Don Mills area, overlooking the Don River Valley in the east.

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North York (Toronto) Realtors, Home Builders, Mortgages & Movers

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Builder Listings

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

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North York BuildersThe Bennett on Bayview

The Bennett on Bayview is a new condo development by First Avenue Properties and Latch Developments currently in preconstruction at 3237 Bayview Avenue, Toronto.

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North York BuildersDormaster Garage Doors & Windows

Dormaster Garage Doors & Windows provides premium services in garage door installation and repair in North York, Ontario. Also available 24/7 for emergency service and repair.

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North York BuildersStrataline Inc.

Strataline Inc. is a full service renovation company. Our clients value our customer service as much as the excellent workmanship of our staff. We believe in providing a friendly, professional, and prompt service.

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North York BuildersLindy Consulting Limited

Lindy consulting provides start to finish exclusive variety of architectural services for commercial and residential projects. Call us today to know about our services and affordable offers.

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North York BuildersPo Ku Design Build

Po Ku Design Build is a design and construction firm specializing in highly detailed period houses & interiors. Po Ku works with a large group of highly skilled designers, planners, and architects living in and around Toronto and Canada.

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North York RealtorsMacro Properties

Established in 1978, Macro Properties is a privately owned real estate investment management company that owns and manages its own extensive Residential, Commercial and Motel portfolios across Canada.

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North York RealtorsAli Rizvi @ Keller Williams Real Estate Service - The Home Lister

Its All About You Achieving All Your Real Estate Needs Through Me

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North York RealtorsPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

PLANIT for Life! PLANIT Real Estate offers real estate services for Residential and Commercial buyers, sellers and investors. We offer the best real estate marketing systems in Canada and guarantee the sale of your property. When selling, you want to

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North York RealtorsPeter Antoine - Real Estate Professional

We help people looking to buy or sale their homes/ condos, We have a vast range of homes available for sale at affordable prices.

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North York RealtorsToronto Restaurant Brokers

We are Stephen Lilly, Mariya Lilly, and Leo Cormeir, and we bring over a decade of Real Estate experience and epert knowledge to the table. Let our team provide full-service restaurant sales solutions specifically for your restaurants in the GTA area

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Mortgage Listings

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

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North York MortgagesGTA Mortgage Pros

A free Toronto mortgage broker service with a difference: we show you ALL the hidden costs in your mortgage rates. Get started for free in just 90 seconds!

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North York MortgagesEpireon Mortgage Capital Corporation

Whether you seek funding for apartments, office buildings, hotels, industrial or retail properties Epireon Mortgage Capital Corporation can provide you the underwriting expertise required in today’s mortgage market.

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North York MortgagesPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

Toronto Homes Toronto Condos Toronto Townhouses New Homes For Sale New Condos For Sale Commercial Real Estate Commercial Investments Preconstruction Assignments Toronto Property Management Toronto Mortgages

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North York MortgagesChristine Walsh @ Bedrock Financial Group Inc. Dominion Lending Centres

For all of your Mortgage Financing needs. We can assist with Residential, commercial and Private mortgages. Refinance, low credit score, new to the country and all lines of credit. Lic# 12275

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North York MortgagesRobert Clancy - Toronto Mortgage Broker

Where some lenders deal specifically with niche markets such as commercial lending or niche clients such as real estate investors, a Toronto Mortgage Broker deals with a variety of mortgage lenders and clientele.

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Movers Listings

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

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North York MoversAscent Moving Services

We're always respectful of our clients' property and possessions and treat them as if they were our own. We offer fast, same-day service and have flexible hours of operation. We'll help you take care of the details of your move, regardless its scope.

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North York MoversAugusta Movers Toronto

Augusta Movers Toronto Inc.is Canadian based reputed and professional moving company in Toronto. We are fully insured and registered company for the satisfaction of our service from moving to packing and placement of goods.

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North York MoversMaple Leafs Movers North York

Maple Leafs Movers is a North York local moving company that offers world class moving services in North York area.

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North York MoversHercules moving company

Hercules Moving Company is based in Toronto, ON, Canada and services the whole of the Greater Toronto Area, and Golden Horseshoe. We also do long distance moves across Ontario, and Canada.

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North York MoversSmart Boxes

Smartboxes offers rental recycled, reusable moving boxes / containers and moving supplies for your residential / commercial moving needs in Toronto, Richmond Hill, Markham, Scarborough, Vaughan, Mississauga, Brampton and GTA.

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North York
Neighbourhoods

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

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Don Valley Village, Henry Farm  (North York neighbourhoods)Don Valley Village, Henry Farm (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: These communities straddle the Don Valley and Highway 404 (the Don Valley Parkway), close to Fairview Mall (one of the largest in Toronto) and North York General Hospital.

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Elia, York University (North York neighbourhoods)Elia, York University (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Elia is a culturally diverse community with a lot of high rises along Jane and along Finch. Close to York University, and Black Creek Pioreer Village, and Highways 401 and 400.

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Downsview  (North York neighbourhoods)Downsview (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: The community is centered around the former Canadian Forces Base, now a park known as the Downsview Lands. Thre is a large Italian community and a large Jewish community and has go ccess to the 401 and 400.

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Don Mills, Gradydon  (North York neighbourhoods)Don Mills, Gradydon (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Don Mills is nestled between Leslie Street and the Don Valley parkway and straddle the East Don River. The residential community clustered around the Don Mills Centre, and close to this major head office centre

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Lawrence Heights  (North York neighbourhoods)Lawrence Heights (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Lawrence Heights, closer to the Allen Expressway, is a low-rise low-income neighbourhood with strong youth and seniors programs. Lawrence Manor, west of Bathurst is a family oriented Jewish Orthodox community.

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