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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Builder Listings

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

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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 Alair Homes Richmond Hill York Region BuildersAlair Homes Richmond Hill

Alair Homes Richmond Hill is an entirely new brand of contracting company. We want to get on the same side of the fence as our clients and become completely unified in our goal of achieving an incredible product, on time and on budget.

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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 CanAm Services Inc York Region BuildersCanAm Services Inc

CanAM Coating Services Ltd. has a superior knowledge of the roofing industry and supports the concept of retrofitting where applicable, as opposed to a complete replacement of the commercial roof, providing a cost-effective solution.

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More info on MapleReno York Region BuildersMapleReno

Maple Renovations is a full-service design and renovation company in Toronto. With over 10 years in the business, we bring a decade of build and design experience to all of your renovation requirements.

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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 Marg Anne Quinn, with HomeLife Classic Realty Inc York Region RealtorsMarg Anne Quinn, with HomeLife Classic Realty Inc

Knowledge, experience and enthusiasm. For real estate in York Region, whether it be a home in town, a country estate or an equestrian property - let's get you moving!

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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 Tom Sachdeva with Re/Max Dynasty Realty Inc York Region RealtorsTom Sachdeva with Re/Max Dynasty Realty Inc

Real Estate Agents and Listings, Find Realtors and Real Estate Listings. Serving The Greator Toronto Area, and more. Homes For Sale.

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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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More info on Wendy Musto with Remax All Stars York Region RealtorsWendy Musto with Remax All Stars

attentive realtor, honest,trustworthy and I take pride in my work.

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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 Crazy Rates York Region MortgagesCrazy Rates

Crazy Rates is a very special company for you if you live in Greater Toronto Area and would like assistance in negotiating your mortgage. We set a goal to deliver the best rates and conditions on the market.

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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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More info on mortgagexl.com York Region Mortgagesmortgagexl.com

We believe in providing world class customer service to our clients. Whether our client is a first-time home buyer, or an experienced home owner, we understand that buying a home is an enormous financial decision

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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 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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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 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 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 Wow 1 Day Painting York Region York Region MoversWow 1 Day Painting York Region

We're painting up a storm in York Region, including Richmond Hill, Aurora, Newmarket, Markham, Vaughan, Woodbridge, Thornhill and more.

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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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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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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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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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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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