A typical scene in earlscourt march 14 1914 p 9

Squatter Settlement to Little Italy

Posted on Jan 20, 2016
Originally a squatter settlement at the start of the 20th century, Earlscourt's unplanned development was the result of migrant workers...
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From the Town of Brockton to Brockton Village

Posted on Jan 21, 2016
In March of 1812 James Brock, cousin of Canadian war hero Sir Isaac Brock, first settled in what is now...
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Richardson  john house 1908

On the Other Side of the Creek: West Hill

Posted on Jan 26, 2016
Formally part of the Highland Creek community, the neighbourhood of West Hill came to be in the late 19 century...
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Old post office at scarborough village1909

Scarborough Village: The Early Settlement

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Nestled between Highland Creek and Lake Ontario, Scarborough Village is one of the earliest settlements in former township of Scarborough....
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Daily Grind to Millionaire's Mile

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Known today as the millionaire's mile for it's affluent residents, York Mills takes its name from the former township of...
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Yonge st. 1955

Willow Trees District

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Originally called Kummer's Settlement, Willowdale was first settled in 1797 by American Jacob Cummer. A mill and tinsmith shop owner,...
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Downsview airshow 1946

Down Hill View

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
Downsview assumes its name from John Perkins Bull, a Justice of the Peace who settled in this area around 1842...
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Toronto's Quintessential Suburb

Posted on Jan 28, 2016
The Don Valley Village neighbourhood was established in the 60s and 70s yet the pre-subdivision history of this area dates...
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Don mills aerial 1960s triangle

The Beginning of Toronto's Suburbia

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Built from farms and saw mills, the early European settlement was named after the Don River and for the several...
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Vintage Homes for the Modern Family

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
Notable for its Edwardian style homes and variations of other early 19th century architecture, the neighbourhood of Woodbine Heights was...
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Teck theatre in 1932.

Riverside to Riverdale

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
A quaint rural community, Riverdale became a bustling centre in the 1850s when the Grand Trunk Railway brought industry and...
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Former intersection of queensway and lakeshore at the humber river

A Humble Farming Community on Humber

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
The Stonegate-Queensway started as a small farming community in the late 1800's. One of the few signs of the neighbourhood's...
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Rexdale blvd.  looking e. across kipling ave. 1955

From Farmland to Industrial Giant

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
When developed Rex Heslop began developing Rexdale in the 50s, it was still farmland. Banking on the completion of Highway...
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Kingsview village the westway towers and backyards

Village Perched on Hill

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
The documented history of the Kingsview Village area dates back to the 1850's. The first settler in this area was...
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Smith  robert home  house  edenbridge drive  n.w. cor. edenbrook hill. 1930

History of Humber Valley Village

Posted on Jan 27, 2016
A lucrative real estate spot, Humber Valley Village was developed as part of the Home Smith and Company's survey of...
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May 2016: Massive Surge in Luxury Real Estate Demand in Georgina

Posted on Jun 9, 2016
Continuing the conclusions from last month’s report, higher-end and luxurious properties have played a consistent role in Georgina’s Spring Market....