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

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

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More info on Heritage Restoration Inc. York Region BuildersHeritage Restoration Inc.

Heritage Restoration Inc. is a proudly Canadian, family owned & operated business that has been restoring heritage buildings and structures across Ontario for nearly a century.

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More info on TechEcoHome Wooden Cottages York Region BuildersTechEcoHome Wooden Cottages

At TechEcoHome Wooden Cottages we are experts in designing and building customized cottages for clients in Ontario. Among our specialties are: Timber frame homes Login cabins Log homes Cabana Wooden Cottages Call us or visit our website today!

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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 Dormaster Garage Doors & Windows York Region BuildersDormaster Garage Doors & Windows

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

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More info on Cosmos Condos York Region BuildersCosmos Condos

Cosmos Condos is a new condo development by Liberty Development Corporation currently in preconstruction at Highway 7, Vaughan.

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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 Re/Max Landmark Realty Brokerage Inc. York Region RealtorsRe/Max Landmark Realty Brokerage Inc.

There are no shortcuts in real estate. As a full-time dedicated professional since 1989, I have the experience and know how to help home sellers and buyers to avoid any pitfalls.

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More info on Katie Mehr York Region RealtorsKatie Mehr

Residential real estate sales with exceptional results in York Region and surroundings

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More info on TheRainMakerTeam York Region RealtorsTheRainMakerTeam

We are a team of Realtors who live and work in your neighbourhood. We are here to help people in the community with all of their Real Estate needs.

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More info on Derek Li Group Real Estate Brokerage York Region RealtorsDerek Li Group Real Estate Brokerage

Our Richmond Hill real estate brokerage is focused on creating an experience that provides tremendous value for our clients, whether they are looking to buy or sell their home.

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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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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 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 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 Mortgage Assist York Region MortgagesMortgage Assist

Our Mortgage Specialists have decades of experience in Private Mortgage & Home Equity Loan serving in Toronto Brampton and Mississauga. Whether you have bad credit, no credit or are self-employed we will get you approved!

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More info on Option1 Mortgages & Financial Products York Region MortgagesOption1 Mortgages & Financial Products

MORTGAGES | LIFE INSURANCE | GROUP BENEFITS. Option1 Mortgages & Financial Products is your one-stop-shop for financial products in Vaughan and the GTA. We have over 35 years experience in financial products!

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More info on Certified Mortgage Broker Newmarket York Region MortgagesCertified Mortgage Broker Newmarket

As an experienced broker in Newmarket our competitive rates are hard to beat. We hold a firm belief in our customers and the services we provide. You are our priority.

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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 Canpaco Inc York Region MoversCanpaco Inc

Canpaco maintains the higheststandards towards achieving excellence. In an effort to provide our customers with the best value for theirmoney, we continue to offer cost efficient, product lines.

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More info on Primecity Vaughan Movers	Thegreat123 York Region MoversPrimecity Vaughan Movers Thegreat123

Great price, great service, experienced movers at your door step in no time. Stop stressing out pick the right people that do moving for living. Customer satisfaction guaranteed, local and long distance

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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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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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York Region
Neighbourhoods

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

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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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Whitchurch-Stouffville (York Region neighbourhoods)Whitchurch-Stouffville (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Whitchurch-Stouffville includes a number of rural communities with fertile farms and kettle lakes. Whitchurch-Stouffvllle is home to several corporate head offices, high-tech manufacturing, and warehouse-distribution

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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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Newmarket (York Region neighbourhoods)Newmarket (York Region neighbourhoods)

ON: Newmarket has over 80 industrial facilities and head offices, and is served by the South Lake Regional Health Centre, highway 404 to downtown Toronto

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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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