Alderwood Neighbourhood History

Alderwood was originally known as New Toronto Park. The area didn’t experience any major growth until after World War II. However, many industries moved into the area, specifically the area around Brown’s Line during the war. Many Eastern Europeans immigrated to the area after the end of the war.



Alderwood Neighbourhood Today

Alderwood is a great community for families and for those who commute into Toronto’s downtown core for work. The neighbourhood includes a large multi use community centre called the Sir Adam Beck Centre which many residents enjoy. Over the years, the neighbourhood has seen many of it’s older homes being replaced with larger and more modern homes.

Alderwood Properties & Real Estate

Most of Alderwood’s homes were built the 1920’s and 1950’s. The neighbourhood originally consisted of mostly bungalows and one and a half storey homes. Many of the original homes have been torn down and replaced with larger more modern and contemporary style homes. 

Alderwood is a great community for those looking to make a move from condo living to living in a freehold home with a garden and additional space.

Thinking About Making A Move?

Are you thinking of buying a home in the Alderwood community or you are thinking of selling your Alderwood home?

I would love to learn about your specific real estate objectives and to discuss how I can help you achieve them. Take the first step towards achieving your objectives by contacting me today. I look forward to hopefully hearing from you.

Alderwood Real Estate


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Alderwood Local Business Directory

Below are some of the most prominent businesses within Alderwood and the surrounding area.



Sir Adam Beck Junior School

544 Horner Ave, Etobicoke


The Institute of Human Mechanics – Etobicoke

230 Brown’s Line, Etobicoke


Toronto Gymnastics International

77 Brown’s Line Road, Etobicoke


IL Paesano Pizzeira

396 Brown’s Line Road, Etobicoke


Farm Boy

841 Brown’s Line Road, Toronto



811 Brown’s Line, Etobicoke


Kettlemans Bagel

847 Brown’s Line Road, Etobicoke


BMO Bank of Montreal

863 Brown’s Line Road, Etobicoke


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