Leaside

Selling Leaside Real Estate

Thinking of selling your home or condo in Leaside? It is important that your property receives maximum exposure in order to sell for top dollar in the least amount of time. As a full time, award winning, Toronto real estate sales representative with Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, the only exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate here in Toronto, I am able to market your property on both a local and international level in a manner that demands top dollar. Contact me with any questions you may have about the selling process and to discuss how I can help you.

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Buying Leaside Real Estate

Are you considering buying a home in Leaside? Whether you are looking to buy a property in Leaside now or in the future, I can assist you with finding the perfect property for you. I am happy to answer any questions you may have about the buying process. As a full time, award winning, Toronto real estate sales representative with Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, the only exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate here in Toronto, I know Toronto real estate really well. Contact me to discuss how I can help you find the perfect property to call home in Leaside.

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Renting Leaside Real Estate

Are you looking to rent a home in Leaside? Leaside is a great neighbourhood for a wide range of reasons including it’s convenient location and it’s beautiful and charming homes, good schools and family friendly community. As a full time, award winning, licensed Toronto real estate sales representative with Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, the only exclusive Christie’s International Real Estate affiliate here in Toronto, I am happy to assist you with finding the perfect place to call home in Leaside. Contact me to learn how I can assist you.

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Leaside Neighbourhood History

Today, Leaside real estate is some of the finest real estate in Toronto. Leaside has a long history that dates as far back as 1819 before becoming one of Toronto’s most desirable neighbourhoods among young families and young professionals.

Leaside was first settled in 1819 by a pioneer farmer from Philadelphia named John Lea. In the 1850s, an eight-sided octagonal shaped home was built by Lea’s oldest son William. The home was named ‘Leaside’, and ever since, the neighbourhood has been referred to as Leaside.

The Town of Leaside was incorporated in 1913 by The Canadian Northern Railway on land that was formerly owned by the “Lea” family. Interestingly, the town of Leaside was the first town in Ontario to be planned on paper prior to the commencement of any construction.

In 1967, Leaside became part of the Borough of East York and was no longer considered a “town”. East York has since amalgamated with the City of Toronto.

Leaside Neighbourhood Today

Today, Leaside is a very popular community consisting mostly of young and mature professionals. The northern side of Leaside has drastically changed over the years with many of its original homes being torn down and replaced with larger and more lavish homes, mainly along Broadway. The residents of Leaside have a great sense of community, making this a great neighbourhood for families with kids of all ages. Leaside real estate is some of the finest real estate in Toronto.

Leaside Properties & Real Estate

The majority of Leaside homes are situated on large lots which typically include a private driveway and a garage. Most of the homes in Leaside consist of Tudor-style homes which were mostly built in the 1930s and 1940s. Leaside includes a mix of both detached two-story homes, bungalows and semi-detached homes. In addition to the many beautiful detached and semi-detached homes available in this community, Leaside also includes a number of condominiums and townhouses. 

Are you thinking of making a move to Leaside or you are thinking of selling your Leaside home or condo? I would love to hear 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.

 


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Leaside Local Business Directory

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

 

 

LIT Espresso Bar
1517 Bayview Ave, East York
416-481-2217

The Bagel House

1548 Bayview Ave, Toronto

416-481-8184

Eggstatic

1568 Bayview Ave, Toronto

647-352-1568

LCBO

1524 Bayview Ave, Toronto

416-483-4700

COBS Bread Bakery

1539 Bayview Ave, East York

416-322-0521

Sophie’s

1614 Bayview Ave, Toronto

416-485-1614

West Coast Kids

1646 Bayview Ave, Toronto

416-480-2288

Duff’s Famous Wings

1604 Bayview Ave, Toronto

416-544-0100

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