The Lowdown on Yonge & Eglinton

Your Typical Neighbour

This vivacious and booming area is very diverse with all types of people living there. It is a mix of condos and houses as well as older apartments where there is usually no vacancy. There are many elementary schools and high schools through out the area which is why many young families reside here.

What We

The area is always busy and bustling with bars restaurants and tons of shopping. Its a vibrant area with always something to do. The movie theatre  is just at your door step. The area is also very well connected to transit.

What We Don't

Construction of the LRT. Period.

Property Statistics in Yonge & Eglinton

All Properties - Statistics

Q4 2021


Average Price


New Listings


Properties Sold


Average Days on Market

101.3 %

% of Asking Price


$ Volume of Sales

Detached Houses - Statistics

Q4 2021


Average Price


New Listings


Properties Sold


Average Days on Market

101.6 %

% of Asking Price


$ Volume of Sales

Condos - Statistics

Q4 2021


Average Price


New Listings


Properties Sold


Average Days on Market

100.8 %

% of Asking Price


$ Volume of Sales

Source: TREB Statistics

Homes in this area are generally attractive, moderately sized properties that offer an excellent place to put down some roots. Again, this is a competitive area of the city in terms of real estate - both because of proximity to transit, local amenities and schools as well as the charming family-oriented aspect of Yonge & Eglinton residential side streets. Right along Yonge Street, however, you can get some excellent value in newer condominiums that offer all the finishings and convenience a young professional could ask for.

Area: 6,411

Population: 10,578


Kids: 15%

Youth: 11%

Seniors: 12%

Visible Minority: 18%

Average Family Income: $96,588


Lower Education: 12%

Higher Education: 88%

Home Ownership

Owned Homes: 29%

Tenanted Homes: 71%

Yonge street! Hello! Also, Yonge & Eglinton subway and easy access to Avenue Road. The future Eglinton Crosstown LRT is also drawing continued investment...once construction completes at the end of 2022.

About Yonge & Eglinton

Welcome to Toronto’s Yonge & Eglinton neigbourhood.

Often referred to as ‘Midtown’, Yonge & Eglinton is often lumped into ‘North Toronto’, however this is a more high-density area of than the rest of North Toronto’s residential neighbourhoods, due to the many high rise buildings, condominiums, and local businesses along Yonge Street and clustered around Eglinton subway station.

City and industry planning has resulted in an area packed with modern condominium towers, businesses (such as the Canadian Tire HQ), local date spots and restaurants. Coupled with the convenience of living steps to the Yonge TTC line, this has attracted an influx of young professionals; Yonge & Eg is often dubbed ‘Yonge & Eligible’, due to this large population of predominantly single residents.

Locals who live on the more residential streets flanking each side of Yonge & Eglinton are made up of more young families, plus older parents or professionals who have lived in the area for many years.

These streets seem to be an abrupt transition from the hustle-and-bustle found directly on Yonge street, but offer an easy hideout, with tree-lined, moderately sized single-family homes, and a neighbourly atmosphere. Residents who live here have excellent access to local parks and are walking distance to North Toronto arena (where the North Toronto kid’s hockey team plays!).

Residential streets in Yonge & Eglinton are never far from the more happening scene just around the corner on Yonge. There, locals can find restaurants, cafes, bars, shopping, salons, and more – including Silver City Movie Theater, The Pickle Barrel, Mendocino boutique, The Bagel Shoppe, The Rose & Crown, The Duke of Kent, Indigo, and Urban Outfitters.

This is a busy area of Toronto, with high foot traffic and an abundance of young professionals drawn by both convenience and style. Side streets provide shelter from the bustle, where middle-to-upper income families enjoy a family-oriented community. The resulting mixture of old-and-new, modern-and-traditional, high-rise-and-residential, somehow still works…and has created a competitive real estate market for this area of our city.

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