Toronto is a thriving and dynamic city, and it consists of many neighbourhoods that are equally thriving and dynamic. There is truly something for everyone here. Neighbourhoods range from tranquil areas with lots of green space, to areas that are bustling with activity.
So which neighbourhood do you choose when you are looking for a home in Toronto? Well, that’s up to you, but here are a few of our favourites.
Located in the west end of Toronto, Liberty Village is a vibrant neighbourhood that attracts many young professionals, the creative crowd, and many business start-ups. If you are looking for an area with unique shopping and trendy restaurants, this neighbourhood is a great choice.
In addition to having great views of the CN Tower and being just a quick transit ride from the downtown core, Liberty Village is close to the Molson Amp, making it a fun place to live during the summer months.
If the designer lifestyle is more suited to your tastes, then it is hard to go wrong with Yorkville. Yorkville features many gorgeous homes and condos along with ritzy boutiques and some of the finest dining you will find in the city.
Located just north of Bloor and sitting on both subway lines, it is easy to get around in Yorkville. Lined with green space and featuring some of the area’s best schools, Yorkville is ideal for well-off families and empty nesters.
Yonge & Eglinton
Ranked as one of the best places to live in Toronto by Toronto Life Magazine, Yonge and Eglinton is an area you should definitely check out during your home search. The area features lovely apartments, charming homes and many great shops and restaurants that are within walking distance.
The area also features some excellent schools including North Toronto Collegiate Institute.
If you are looking for an upscale Toronto neighbourhood with a historic vibe, then consider Rosedale which is one of the oldest neighbourhoods in Toronto. The suburb was first settled in 1820 and it is named for the roses that were grown on the property of notable resident, Jarvis William Botsford.
Rosedale is located just north of downtown and offers a beautiful natural landscape that includes ravines and parklands.
In this neighbourhood, you will also find fabulous shopping and fine-dining. Rosedale is also home to some great annual events like the Mayfair Festival and the Cavalcade of Lights.
Living in Davisville is like living in a city within a city. Things are relatively relaxed and quiet in Davisville and there is a strong sense of community. The neighbourhood shopping and dining offers an eclectic mix of just about everything.
The neighbourhood tends to attract an ethnically diverse group of young professionals. And one of the main things that attract residents here is its abundance of green space, community parks and bike trails.
If you would like to learn more about any of these areas or would like to view available homes in these neighbourhoods, contact us today. We would be happy to show you around some of our favourite spots!