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



North York, as seen from Earl Bales Park

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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More info on BRIKS Design-Build Group North York BuildersBRIKS Design-Build Group

Briks Design-Build Group is a TARION Registered Boutique Firm, specializing in Luxury New Build Construction of Custom Residences.

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More info on Lindy Consulting Limited 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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More info on PLANIT Real Estate Inc. North York BuildersPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

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More info on E2 Condos North York BuildersE2 Condos

E Condos phase 2 E2 Condos are located on the Yonge-Eglinton Intersection, This core area continues to attract young professionals to its many shops, restaurants, and bars, plus entertainment venues and accessible public transit options.

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More info on Eco-Tek Floors North York BuildersEco-Tek Floors

Safety flooring for commercial kitchens.

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More info on Real Estate For Canadians, by ALEX MOSHKOVICH  (broker) North York RealtorsReal Estate For Canadians, by ALEX MOSHKOVICH (broker)

Houses for sale in Barrie, rent to own and commercial real estate in Hamilton, Thornhill, Innisfil and Thornhill Woods

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More info on Saisons Condos North York RealtorsSaisons Condos

Concord Saisons condos is a new condo development by Concord Adex currently in pre-construction located at Sheppard Ave E & McMahon Dr, North York, City of Toronto.

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More info on Bogert Condos North York RealtorsBogert Condos

Bogert Condos is a new condo and townhouse development by Greatwise Developments currently in preconstruction at 325 Bogert Ave, North York, Ontario.

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More info on Toronto Restaurant Brokers 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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More info on Fast GTA House Buyer North York RealtorsFast GTA House Buyer

We provide win-win solutions to help homeowners get out of their sticky situations like Power of Sale, owning a burdensome property, probate, or anything else.

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Mortgage Listings

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More info on Christine Walsh @ Bedrock Financial Group Inc. Dominion Lending Centres 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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More info on Real Mortgage Associates Inc, Mortgage In Toronto North York MortgagesReal Mortgage Associates Inc, Mortgage In Toronto

Mortgage In Toronto operates under Real Mortgage Associates Inc , a licensed mortgage brokerage.Real Mortgage Associates Inc. specializes in Residential Mortgages, Commercial Mortgages and Construction Loans and mortgage

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More info on PLANIT Real Estate Inc. North York MortgagesPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

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More info on The Mortgage Centre - Mortgage Professionals Inc North York MortgagesThe Mortgage Centre - Mortgage Professionals Inc

For all of your Mortgage Financing needs. Residential, Commercial and Private mortgages available. Looking to refinance, we can help you get a lower rate and lower payments. "you choose the product you like best and we will do the rest"!!

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More info on Bedrock Financial Group Inc. Dominion Lending Centres North York MortgagesBedrock 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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Movers Listings

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More info on Ascent Moving Services 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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More info on PLANIT Real Estate Inc. North York MoversPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

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More info on Mr. Mover North York MoversMr. Mover

We are a Toronto moving company and cover the GTA Toronto region. Mr. Mover’s focus is to provide the community with reliable, professional, and secure moving services at an affordable price. We are professional, lisenced, and fully insured.

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More info on Maple Leafs Movers North York North York MoversMaple Leafs Movers North York

We are among the best local movers who help Toronto residents to move even at a very short notice. We respond to our customers needs 24/7 even in cases of urgent evacuation. All you need is to visit our office or call our hotline numbers.

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Low prices. High quality. ASAP. Working since 2001.

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North York
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Bedford Park, Teddington Park, Wanless Park  (North York neighbourhoods)Bedford Park, Teddington Park, Wanless Park (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: These communities lie just north of Lawrence, on both sides of Yonge Street. Teddington Park is south of the Rosedale Golf Club. Wanless Park is centered around that park.

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Newtonbrook  (North York neighbourhoods)Newtonbrook (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Located along the north boundary of the City of Toronto, nestled between the east and west branches of the Don River Valley, providing access to recreation and views of scenic ravines.

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Lansing  (North York neighbourhoods)Lansing (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Lansing is a quiet neighbourhood that lies east of the Yonge Street corridor between Finch and the 401, as well as the corner SW of Yonge |and Sheppard above the West Don River.

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Bridle Path  (North York neighbourhoods)Bridle Path (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: This community overlooks West Humber River valley and filled with homes in the $1 million + price range, with large lots, cast iron gates, pools, tennis courts and formal gardens (or all three)

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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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