Kensington market history

The Jewish Market

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
The character that truly is Kensington Market started to take shape in the early 1900’s when Jewish immigrants from Eastern...
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Harbourfront history

The toronto waterfront

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
Harbourfront did not exist until the early 1800’s. Prior to this, Toronto only extended south until about where today’s Front...
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Distillery history

Gooderham and Worts Distillery

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
The history of the Distillery District dates back to 1832 when two brothers-in-law, James Worts and William Gooderham, founded the...
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Upper beach history


Posted on Sep 13, 2015
Formerly known as Norway because of the many Norway Pines that were grown and harvested in this area, the Upper...
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Leslieville history

From Gardeners to Hipsters

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
Leslieville was named after George Leslie and sons who were some of the areas first settlers and they opened a...
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East end history

The East End Revival

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
The East End started out as a small farming community that was a considerable distance from Toronto. In the early...
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Gta history

The Northern Part of the Golden Horseshoe

Posted on Feb 1, 2016
This is test data being used for pinned history for the various communities we have in the GTA. History is...
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Little York

Posted on Feb 17, 2016
The history of Toronto, Ontario, Canada begins several millennia ago. Archaeological finds in the area have found artifacts of First...
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Ontario history

Ontario History

Posted on Sep 13, 2015
In 1867, the Dominion of Canada was created with four provinces: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario. This marked...
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History downtown

Downtown History

Posted on Aug 30, 2015
The history of Downtown is very much tied to the history of the City of Toronto itself. Downtown is where...
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Beach history

Beach History

Posted on Oct 9, 2015
Until the early 1900s, The Beaches was a wooded, swampy area only sparsely dotted with a few private homes. The...
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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....