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



Unionvill is one of several vibrant comunities in the York Region

WHY BE Moving 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 Bremont Homes York Region BuildersBremont Homes

At Bremont Homes we offer top quality and dedicated customer service. Thus with our home building company Bremont Homes we have earned the confidence and respect of thousands of homeowners in prime locations across the Greater Toronto area.

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More info on Alair Homes Aurora York Region BuildersAlair Homes Aurora

Alair Homes Aurora is an entirely new brand of contracting company.

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More info on Alair Homes Newmarket York Region BuildersAlair Homes Newmarket

Alair Homes is an entirely new brand of contracting company.

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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 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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Realtors Listings

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More info on Christina Aivalis, Real Estate Agent York Region RealtorsChristina Aivalis, Real Estate Agent

Christina Aivalis is a real estate agent specializing in Richmond Hill houses, homes, townhouses & condos as well as properties in the surrounding area. Her integrity, knowledge and full commitment to clients is what sets her apart.

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More info on Martin MacFarlane - Sutton Group Heritage Realty Inc York Region RealtorsMartin MacFarlane - Sutton Group Heritage Realty Inc

Martin has been a resident of Markham and Unionville for more than 30 years and can put his experience and knowledge of the area to work for you. He is a full-time full service professional Realtor registered with the Toronto Real Estate Board.

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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 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 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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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 Alliance AKAL Mortgages York Region MortgagesMortgage Alliance AKAL Mortgages

With 10 years of experience in the mortgage industry, we bring you the Choice, Convenience & Counsel. We provide customized solutions to get YOU the Right Mortgage! Brokerage Licence # 10845 Independently Owned & Operated

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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 Toronto Mortgage House York Region MortgagesToronto Mortgage House

Find the lowest mortgage rates in Toronto. Toronto Mortgage House is working for you, not the banks.

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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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More info on Mortgage Alliance Accumetrix York Region MortgagesMortgage Alliance Accumetrix

Mortgage Alliance Accumetrix is a mortgage brokerage firm that is committed to serving the mortgage needs of residents in Aurora and Newmarket, and York Region.

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Movers Listings

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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 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 Two Men And A Truck York Region MoversTwo Men And A Truck

Local moving, Storage, Long-distance moving, Relocation, Business moving

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More info on Smart Movers Richmond Hill York Region MoversSmart Movers Richmond Hill

Smart Movers Richmond Hill - professional moving company in Richmond Hill. local and long distance moving, pool table and piano movers, houses and apartments movers,office and residential movers.

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

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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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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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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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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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