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East York Apartments for Rent in Toronto

East York is made up of Leaside, Thorncliffe Park, Bennington Heights,Parkview Hills, Topham Park and Central East York. It’s a family-oriented district that appeals to many. Most of East York’s 45,000+ homes are located in well-established neighbourhoods along the Don River Valley. The Don River divides East York into these smaller sections: Leaside, Thorncliffe Park and Bennington Heights in the north and west; Parkview Hills and Topham Park in the east; and Central East York in the south.

Residents enjoy easy access to downtown Toronto via the Bloor/Danforth subway line, the DVP, the Bayview extension running north/south and the O’Connor Drive route east/west.Bennington Heights is one of East York’s more exclusive areas. Leaside offers a well-established area  apartments for rent quiet, shady streets.

East York area residents enjoy abundant parkland, bike paths and greenery afforded by the Don River Valley. There are four indoor and two outdoor swimming pools in the area, as well as six community centres and the East York and Leaside Curling Clubs. Golfers will find greens at nearby Flemingdon Park and Dentonia Golf Clubs. The Eastside Players community theatre troupe make their home in historic Todmorden Mills. The East York Symphony is Canada’s largest community orchestra. East York is dotted with cultural shopping options ­ Chinese, Greek and Korean communities are located along Bayview, Pape, Woodbine, Eglinton, Coxwell and Danforth Avenues.

Apartment rentals in Toronto's East York can be found at:

150 Cosburn Avenue
100 Gamble Avenue
5, 7 & 9 Stag Hill Drive