Encompassing a fairly large area north of Highway 401 around the Humber River and Highway 427, Rexdale | Kipling is a residential suburb known for its multicultural community vibe and strong working class character. In the northwest of the Etobicoke neighbourhood, it’s filled with many single-family, bungalow houses with green front lawns and trees along the street. The trend of affordable Toronto condos is slowly appearing in Rexdale, with neighbouring areas like Elms-Old Rexdale and Mount Olive | Silverstone | Jamestown increasing the interest for the condo lifestyle.
The neighbourhood as a whole is home to many interesting and exciting institutions, entertainments, and beautiful outdoor green spaces. Humber College North Campus is a major focal point, and students might want to think twice about renting and instead look for Etobicoke condos for sale in the area as an investment for after graduation. Homeowners will find that Woodbine Shopping Centre & Fantasy Fair is a convenient, local mall with some fun, funky entertainments, not to mention Rexdale’s Bowlerama! For more entertainment, as well as delicious food, residents can check out the nearby Woodbine Racetrack. For outdoor recreation and rejuvenation, the natural green spaces of the Humber River Valley run through the Rexdale-Kipling area, great for hiking and biking.
Getting around to the rest of the city is easy enough with bus routes along Kipling, south to the Bloor-Danforth Subway line. Drivers will have any easy go of it, utilizing Highway 27 to reach the 401 or head farther south to the Gardiner Expressway via the 427.