Whitby is a town in Durham Region, located on the north shore of Lake Ontario and home to the region’s headquarters.
Whitby is a quiet and growing bedroom community that has increased in popularity in recent years. It has been consistently ranked one of the best communities in Canada for livability and a place to raise a family. With more than 100 parks, two conservation areas, a spectacular waterfront with its own marina, theatre, art gallery, sports and recreation complexes, and kilometres of trails and paths, Whitbyoffers something for everyone. The Iroquois Sports Complex is one of the largest in North America and includes six ice pads, six tennis courts, a swimming pool, a skate park, five ball diamonds and a restaurant. The Abilities Centre is the newest addition to the complex.
Whitby’s growing economy, strong institutions, steady population growth and beautiful surroundings make the town a great place to live, work and play. Whitby’s population is projected to grow to 200,000 by 2031. It is easily accessible with Highway 401, Highway 12, Highway 7 and the future extension of Highway 407. It is also easily accessible by both GO and VIA rail lines.
Whitby strives to be the Community of Choice for businesses and residents. Located just east of Toronto, it combines the best of urban and rural living, offering a variety of housing options – from stately Victorian homes, waterfront condominiums, estate homes in a country setting to newly-developed residential neighbourhoods that provide plenty of amenities, parks, schools and shopping.
The average home price (as of December 2017)is $698,110for a detached home and $435,625 for a condominium (many of which overlook Lake Ontario and the Whitby Marina.)
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