Leslieville

A warm, family-oriented neighbourhood

Highlights:

  • The lakefront – a short streetcar ride to the beach.
  • The Arts Market which houses a collection of local artists.
  • Zagat rated brunch spot Bonjour Brioche.
  • Plenty of boutique family-friendly restaurants and cafes.
  • Beautiful parks with dog-friendly spaces.
  • Public transportation: quick access to the Queen streetcar and Pape bus.
  • Highways: get to The Don Valley Expressway in 10 minutes or less.

About Leslieville:

Toronto’s answer to Brooklyn, Leslieville, is one of the cities hippest places to dine, drink, shop and live. Historically home to the light industry and the Film District, it’s now a colorful and exciting strip full of interior design shops, local eateries, funky boutiques, and independent cafés.

The tight-knit collection of shop owners, most of whom live within blocks of their work, give this area a warm, community feel. Still untouched by big box retailers and uncharted by tour buses, the sidewalks are often bustling with neighborhood friends, baby strollers, and their canine companions.

WALK SCORE
TRANSIT SCORE

History of Leslieville:

  • Leslievilles roots go back to the 1850s, when the waterfront was home to George Leslie’s nursery.
  • At that time, most of Leslieville’s residents were gardeners or employed at the nearby brick-making factories.
  • A significant part of the neighbourhood’s history, however, is as an industrial hub, for the lighting, metal processing, and tanning industries.
  • Alexander Muir, the composer of ‘The Maple Leaf Forever’, was the first principal of the Leslieville Public School, one of the first buildings in the village. The tree that inspired his song is still standing today and has become a famous landmark in the community.
  • The Broadview Hotel wasn’t originally a hotel. Built in 1891 by soap magnate Archibald Dingman, the famous flophouse was first home to The Canadian Bank of Commerce and lawyer and dentist offices before it was retrofitted for hospitality in 1907.
  • June 2016 newlyweds boogied through their beloved Toronto neighbourhood accompanied by a New Orleans-style brass band.

Leslieville is Filled With Cozy, Family-filled Homes

Very much like a small village in look and feel, Leslieville has charming houses and quaint stores, nestled along mature tree-lined streets.

My, How the Neighbourhood Has Changed!

Installed in 1987, the green and white Leslieville street signs that run along Queen Street are historic markers symbolizing the residents renewed interest and pride in their quiet east end neighbourhood.

Don’t Miss Out!

With a new generation putting down roots, the classic Victorians homes tend to sell quickly.

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  • 750 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8411756

    750 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1H4
    Main Photo: 750 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8411756
    $8,000,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8411756
    Total Area:
    4,700 sq. ft.
    3 Storey Building (Commercial And Residential) Ground Level -2 Stores Both Rented. The second floor has one apartment 1400 Square feet and the 3rd Floor has another apartment with 1400 Square feet both are rented . More details
    Listed by SUTTON GROUP-ADMIRAL REALTY INC.
  • 630 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E5942201

    630 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1G3
    Main Photo: 630 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E5942201
    $6,100,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E5942201
    Major Bus.:
    Retail Store Related
    Total Area:
    8,472 sq. ft.
    High-Profile Corner Immediately East Of The Dvp On Queen Street East, Offering Over 190 Ft Of Wraparound Frontage In One Of The City's Most Dynamic And Rapidly Evolving Locales. Parking Can Be Made Available For Purchase. Superior Signage Opportunities, Generous Floorplates, And Existing Income To Offset Carrying Costs For Future Owners. Partially Occupied By Dark Horse. Plenty Of Flexibility To Compartmentalize Or Open The Available Spaces To Accommodate Right-Sized Or Large-Format Retailers. 501 Queen And 504 King Streetcar Stops At Front Door. Location Is In The Midst Of Rapid Population Growth And Densification. More details
    Listed by JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC., BROKERAGE
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  • 1 462 Eastern Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8045814

    1 462 Eastern Avenue South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1C3
    Main Photo: 1 462 Eastern Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8045814
    $5,520,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8045814
    Major Bus.:
    Retail Store Related
    Total Area:
    6,900 sq. ft.
    Premium stratified freehold character retail asset in the bustling Leslieville neighbourhood. Situated on the NE corner of Eastern Avenue & Logan Avenue at the base of a 286-unit residential building, Wonder Condos. The commercial premises features unique brick an beam character attributes, great frontage and exposure and potential for onsite parking. The offering is ideal for user-investors, showroom / furniture, creative office and gallery use. There is an additional unit of 3,972 SF that is also available for smaller format uses. More details
    Listed by JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC.
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  • 96 Carlaw Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8198346

    96 Carlaw Avenue South Riverdale Toronto M4M 2R7
    Main Photo: 96 Carlaw Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8198346
    $4,800,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8198346
    Major Bus.:
    Other
    Total Area:
    7,573 sq. ft.
    Exciting, spacious 2 level industrial building on sought after Carlaw Ave. Excellent location close to the Gardiner Expressway and DVP, just north of Lakeshore Blvd. Large lot - 60 ft frontage. 7,247 SF (6,159 SF at grade). Building has three drive-in doors with space to fit 6 vehicles at the rear. Includes partial second storey that has a small rooftop patio. Two RTUs on the roof. Slab on-grade construction (no lower level). More details
    Listed by RE/MAX ULTIMATE JULIE SEO REALTY
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  • 1249 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E9015419

    1249 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4L 1C2
    Main Photo: 1249 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E9015419
    $4,800,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E9015419
    Total Area:
    7,590 sq. ft.
    Development land right in the heart of Leslieville! Potential for JV or longer condition on increased density approval for 9 stories. Rezoning has been granted for a 6 story building in addition to Noac & building permits. Will be supplied as requested. Listing agent is owner & can explain density potential to a qualified buyer only with signed non-disclosure. More details
    Listed by CONDOMAN REALTY INC.
  • 1220 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8267142

    1220 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1L7
    Main Photo: 1220 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8267142
    $4,750,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8267142
    Total Area:
    3,250 sq. ft.
    50 foot corner property / ample possibilities for value-add investor and developer. Single tenant NNN lease / presently leased as a restaurant. 1218A and 1220 are separate parcels and are connected to form a contiguous 3250 sq.ft. space. *** 1220 Queen St E: Corner, 2,625 sq ft, high ceilings / floor to ceiling window sections / column free / no basement / root top HVAC. *** 1218A Queen St E: 525 SF / exposed second floor / full basement / furnace heating / 19 ft front yard / 56 ft rear yard. Adjacent to large landscaped boulevard. Great street presence and visibility. Mid-rise development planning context. Numerous developments in the immediate area. In the heart of Leslieville. Minutes to DVP and Downtown. More details
    Listed by INTERNATIONAL REALTY FIRM, INC.
  • 344 Eastern Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8398914

    344 Eastern Avenue South Riverdale Toronto M4M 3G5
    Main Photo: 344 Eastern Avenue in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8398914
    $4,625,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8398914
    Major Bus.:
    Automotive Related
    Total Area:
    5,433 sq. ft.
    Premier automotive asset in the esteemed Riverside neighbourhood, leased to CARSTAR on a short-term basis. Strategically positioned in proximity to the downtown core, the property is zoned E 3.0 (Employment Industrial), which permits a broad range of uses, including automotive repair and service shops, animal shelter, restaurants, storage, and industrial uses, including manufacturing, warehousing, and logistics. With flexible in-place zoning and significant development planned or underway in the surrounding area, investors and owner-users alike are poised to benefit from medium to long-term rental rate growth and value appreciation. More details
    Listed by JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC.
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  • 800 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8135022

    800 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1H7
    Main Photo: 800 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8135022
    $3,998,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8135022
    Total Area:
    3,200 sq. ft.
    Fantastic opportunity to own a piece of prime real estate located at 800 Queen St East, Toronto. Corner property in prime Toronto East "Leslieville" Area. Newly tenanted main floor Tim Hortons. There is separate entry to 2 apartments above commercial space. The tenants pay for their own gas and hydro. Don't Miss this fantastic opportunity to own a prime piece of real estate with Possible future development. Great location to own now for the future. More details
    Listed by ROYAL LEPAGE REAL ESTATE SERVICES LTD.
  • 1134 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E9010154

    1134 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1L1
    Main Photo: 1134 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E9010154
    $3,995,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E9010154
    Total Area:
    5,037.51 sq. ft.
    Excellent opportunity to purchase a prime development site in vibrant Leslieville neighbourhood. Site is 50 x 102 ft. development application approved for 6-storey apartment building. More details
    Listed by BRAD J. LAMB REALTY 2016 INC.
  • 1286 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8391830

    1286 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4L 1C4
    Main Photo: 1286 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8391830
    $3,699,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8391830
    Total Area:
    4,606.95 sq. ft.
    Exceptional location with 40' frontage on vibrant Queen St. e. First time available since 1992. Great opportunity for Investor/Operator to operate and add residential component. Great space with 20' ft. ceiling heights in the rear of the building. Drive-Door off laneway. TTC Transit at door, with future Ontario Line. Many 6 storey buildings being contemplated. Easy to Show!! More details
    Listed by RE/MAX HALLMARK CORBO & KELOS GROUP REALTY LTD.
  • 754 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E7313194

    754 Queen Street E South Riverdale Toronto M4M 1H4
    Main Photo: 754 Queen Street E in Toronto: South Riverdale Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E7313194
    $3,499,999 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E7313194
    Total Area:
    7,605 sq. ft.
    Mixed-use retail and multi-residential property located at 754 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario. Located in the heart of Leslieville, the Property is comprised of 2,450 sf of ground floor retail space, a 1,715 sf basement, and four apartment units across the second and third floors. The ground floor unit will be available as of March 2024, offering an opportunity for owner-users looking for space in Leslieville. Additionally, three of the apartments are vacant, leaving significant value-add potential for new ownership. More details
    Listed by JONES LANG LASALLE REAL ESTATE SERVICES, INC.
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  • 2 1285 Queen Street E in Toronto: Greenwood-Coxwell Property for sale (Toronto E01) : MLS®# E8340304

    2 1285 Queen Street E Greenwood-Coxwell Toronto M4L 1C2
    Main Photo: 2 1285 Queen Street E in Toronto: Greenwood-Coxwell Property for sale (Toronto E01)  : MLS®# E8340304
    $3,264,000 /For Sale
    Commercial
    Status:
    Active
    MLS® Num:
    E8340304
    Major Bus.:
    Retail Store Related
    Total Area:
    4,080 sq. ft.
    Incredible Retail Opportunity In Prime Leslieville Location At The Poet Condos. 4,080 Sf of Demisable Gross Retail Space Available Fronting On Queen Street E, With Surplus Of Exposure From Condo Residents And Neighborhood Traffic. Immediate access to transit, Major Roads, parks and amenities. Space Is Being Sold As Empty Shell With high ceilings, including the HVAC Unit, And utilities brought to unit. More details
    Listed by CBRE LIMITED
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