One of the most sought-after neighbourhoods in Toronto, Leaside is known for its abundant green spaces and beautiful parks. Its charming houses are located on large lots, and are often appointed with beautiful detailing. This area is especially desirable by families with children, for its community centres and playgrounds.
The most famous house in Leaside is James Lea's, at 201 Sutherland Drive. Constructed in1909, it is unique in that the rear of the house faces Sutherland Drive. It was originally built to face a street that has ceased to exist.
Are you charmed by the houses and family-friendly life of this neighbourhood? Let Liisa help you find your new home.
The following homes have sold in the past few months:
|Glenvale||$999,000||Detached||1 1/2 Stor||2|
Shopping in Leaside
Take a stroll down Bayview Avenue, south of Eglinton, to enjoy the wide range of stores and international restaurants. Be charmed by the antique shops and other specialty boutiques that cater to children and adults alike.
You will also find larger grocery stores and services along Eglinton Avenue, on both the northwest and northeast corners at Bayview.
Further east, at Laird Drive, there are several big name stores such as Home Depot, Future Shop, Canadian Tire, Pier 1 Imports, and Petsmart.
If you would like to find a home in the Leaside area with its convenient access to good shopping, give Liisa Arra, broker a call at 416-487-5131 or email Larra@remax.net.
Liisa sells real estate in the Toronto areas of Davisville, Leaside, and downtown condos as well as North York neighbourhoods of York Mills, Willowdale, and Lansing