Moving to 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

Here are a featured SAMPLING of home builders, realtors, mortgagee lenders, as well as moving & storage companies. For a complete (and searchable listing) use the red SEARCH feature at right.

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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 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 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 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 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 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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Realtors Listings

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North York RealtorsRight At Home Realty Inc., Brokerage - GTA Homes For Sale

Your one-step solution for Toronto Real Estate, Homes, Condos and Apartment for sale and rent across GTA. Our real estate agents can help you to find your right home.

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North York RealtorsMehdi Hassanianesfahani with The 6 Real Estate

Our team strongly believes in providing exceptional quality real estate service. We have a proven track record for selling at top selling price with fewer days on the market, while providing superior customer service.

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North York RealtorsSuperior Realty Point Brokerage

Superior Realty Point is a realty company which helps their clients get the best deals on pre-construction condos, homes & townhomes in Toronto. Every property they offer on their website has been vetted...

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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 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 MortgagesCertified Mortgage Broker Toronto

We are a mortgage brokerage providing fast, trustworthy mortgage advise.

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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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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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North York MortgagesSherwood Mortgage Group

For the best mortgage brokers in Toronto look no further than the Sherwood Mortgage Group.

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North York MortgagesPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

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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 MoversPLANIT Real Estate Inc.

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North York MoversCarefree Moving Inc. , North York =Moving Company

Moving can be a hard time, but not with North York Movers! Our North York Moving Company value its clients, their time and their business. That is why our Movers North York are performing their best to totally satisfy our clients.

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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 MoversHigh Level Movers

High Level Movers is a team that has been providing moving services successfully for over 10 years. We began as a local moving company, providing Toronto moving services, but today, thanks to our satisfied customers.

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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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Dublin Heights, Wilson Heights  (North York neighbourhoods)Dublin Heights, Wilson Heights (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: This area is centered around Bathurst St is very much a Jewish neighbourhood, with an Italian cluster. The area is close to North York Branson Hospital, York University, and Earl Bales Park

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Willowdale (North York neighbourhoods)Willowdale (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Willowdale is a popular residential community and business address. The area has luxury condos, a great shopping mall, and access to a civic centre and cultural facilities along Yonge Street.

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York Mills and Winfields  (North York neighbourhoods)York Mills and Winfields (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: These communities lie south of the 401 between the West Don Valley, Yonge and Leslie Streets. The community is best known for office towers and high-end condos.

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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). This is a very affordable community and is home to many new Canadians

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Mount Dennis (North York neighbourhoods)Mount Dennis (North York neighbourhoods)

ON: Mount Dennis is a hilly community with the Humber River on one site and the Black Creek on the other. The neighbourhood is culturally diverse (with over 30 ethnic groups).

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