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    Toronto West End REALTOR®

    Sofie Gagatek, Real Estate Broker

    First National Homestead-Realdom Inc., Brokerage

    Refreshingly Different! Genuine Boutique Style Real Estate

    BLOOR WEST VILLAGE SCHOOLS

    Unlike Roncesvalles Village, this area is generally on the subway line. The area is bookended by the following subway stations: Jane subway to the west and Runnymede towards the east. No trundling streetcars here. Who said they were ever romantic….Here we’re talking about everything north of Bloor Street West and south of Annette between Glendonwynne Avenue all the way to Jane Street.  The portion of BWV that is north of Annette and stretches up to Dundas Street West is interestingly referred to as "Bloor West Village North" by some.


    BWV  boasts the country's first formally organized BIA (Business Improvement Area). Many a neighbourhood have followed BWV’s format since. The Green P situation here is bar none, the P’s are all located on the north portions of Bloor West. Starting from the east, you have the P between Kennedy Avenue and Glendonwyne, the P between Beresford and Durie Street, followed by the P between Windermere Avenue and Willard Avenue. Finally, the last P is located between Willard and Armadale Avenue. Wow, that’s a lot of P’s…..not to mention street parking. Tough to beat.

    Bloor West Village Toronto

    Bloor West Village is like the west-end version of Leaside with the exception that Leaside as of the last 10 years boasts a more impressive retail mix. Hey, that’s just my opinion. It’s certainly not a statement of fact. Judge this on your own when you’re doing a drive-by on the weekend. The neighbourhood is made up of mostly young families that have slowly edged their way in during the early 2000’s. In addition, you have your well-healed boomers here too that do a nice job of maintaining and/ or renovating their homes to decent standards. As far as housing stock goes you have a bevy of solid detached homes as well as semis sprinkled with some condos as referenced above. As far as parking, most homes have pad parking in addition to street parking.  


    There’s a small but nevertheless handy LCBO at the corner of Glendonwynne and Bloor, opposite the Runnymede Public Library. There are some decent pubs along the strip that can cater to most crowds as well as an abundance of bakeries, flower shops, coffee shops as well as clothing retailers and restos.  The retail mix has drastically changed since the BWV's heyday in the 80's. Among the remaining hotspots, The Coffee Tree never disappoints. Queen's Pasta has been a perennial favorite forever, it's the like the west-end version of Grazie.  If you're looking for a decent hair salon along the strip, you've got plenty. Among them you'll find JC Salon, Capucci's and Vescada that have been giving people good hair for yonks. As far as pet stores, you have Global Pet Store, Pet Valu towards Armadale further west and Mipupico west of Jane.. The institution better known to many as the Groom Pet Store is no longer.

    Bloor West Village

     *props go out to Toronto Life’s Real Estate Guide 2010 for their boundary maps

    **also note: above map highlights Bloor West Village, High Park North and Bloor by the Park located east of Keele and north of Bloor Street West**


    As far as recreation, try a 399 acre park for size. No, that's not a typo. It's really that big, rivalled only by Central Park in Manhattan. High Park not only boasts many picnic areas but a huge off-leash dog area, tennis courts, public pool, skating rink, baseball diamond, mini zoo, the Grenadier restaurant, adventure playground, large pond and outdoor amphitheatre. For further amusement, one can turn to the Annette Recreation Centre that's connected to the Annette Street Public School. One can also find several libraries, namely the Runnymede Library, Annette Street Public Library and Jane Street Library. There once was a movie theatre (I watched E.T there for the first time, quite a big deal back in the day) located on Bloor, west of Jane. Sadly the Humber Cinema has made way for another condo. 

    • St. Pius X, 71 Jane Street, 416-393-5237  

    • St. Cecilia, 335 Annette Street, 416-393-5218

    • Annette Jr. & Sr., 265 Annette Street 416-393-9040

    • Humberside Collegiate Institute, 280 Quebec Avenue 416-393-0000

    • Western Technical Commercial School, 125 Evelyn Avenue, 416-393-0500
    • Runnymede Jr. & Sr.Public School, 357 Runnymede Road, 416-393-9055

    • Runnymede Collegiate Institute,  569 Jane Street , 416-394-3200

    • James Culnan Seperate School, 605 Willard Avenue, 416-393-5325
    • King George Junior Public School, 25 Rexford, 416-394-3060

    BLOOR WEST VILLAGE LISTINGS

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    9 Listings Found
    $1,899,000

    578 Durie St

    • 5+2

    • 3

    MLS®#:W5613227
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 5+2

    • 3

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    Welcome To Runnymede-Bloor West! Family Friendly Tree-Lined St Ft Detach 3-Stry W' Double Laneway Garage! Most Vibrant Spot Of The City, On A 25X148 Lot Ready To Customize As Your Own. High Ceilings On Main Fl W' Eat-In Kitchen & W/O To Porch, Fenced Yard, Sep Ent To Basement. Updated Second Floor Offers 4-Bed, Laminate Fl & Ren'd Bath. Third Fl Lr....More details

    $1,299,000

    652 Willard Ave

    • 3+0

    • 2

    MLS®#:W5621271
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+0

    • 2

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    Look No Further! Own This Beautifully Renovated 2-Storey Brick Home In The Heart Of Bloor West Village! Modern & Charm Combined! Plenty Of Natural Light & Remarkable Designs! Amazing Curb Appeal! Eng. Hard-Wood Flrs Thru-Out W/ Upgraded Windows. Custom Kitchen W/ Walkout To A Gorgeous West-Facing Privately Fenced Backyard. Perfect For All Your Ente....More details

    $3,500,000

    90 Mayfield Ave

    • 4+0

    • 4

    • Area:

      2500-3000 Sq Ft

    MLS®#:W5586719
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 4+0

    • 4

    • Area:

      2500-3000 Sq Ft

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    Spectacular Sun-Lit Home. Transitional Flow + Modern Finishes. Fabulous Floor Plan Offers Open Living/Dining/Family Room & Kitchen On The Main W Office. Adaptable In Function, Ideal For Gathering + Entertaining From Inside To The Outdoor Patio + Private Backyard. 4 Well-Sized Bdrms + 4 Baths. Finished Basement W Family Rec Room Lends Itself For Pla....More details

    $1,479,900

    76 Lincoln Ave

    • 3+0

    • 2

    MLS®#:W5619454
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+0

    • 2

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    Amazing Opportunity To Own This Beautifully Renovated Home In Highly Sought After Bloor West Village! Short Walk To Amazing Restaurants, Ttc, Fantastic Schools (Runnymede, Humberside), Cafe's & More. This 3 Bed, 2 Bath Home Features An Open Concept Main, Custom Kitchen W/ Centre Island, Concrete Counters, Wolf Range & S/S Appl, Maple Flrs, Gas Fire....More details

    $1,149,800

    730 Willard Ave

    • 3+1

    • 2

    MLS®#:W5620538
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+1

    • 2

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    Amazing Opportunity To Live In A 3-Bedroom 2 Full Bath Detached Home On Large Lot W/Private Backyard, Ideally Located In A Vibrant Community-Focused Pocket Equidistant To Bloor West Village & The Junction. Perfect For A Family On The Grow, You'll Be Among Many Friendly Young Families W/Playgrounds & Top Ranked Schools Just Steps Away. Featuring New....More details

    $1,769,000

    470 Beresford Ave

    • 3+0

    • 2

    MLS®#:W5605859
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+0

    • 2

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    Highly Coveted Location! Delightful And Bright 3 Bed, 2 Bath Detached Home. Turn-Key! Beautifully Renovated Kitchen With Hanstone Quartz Kitchen Counter, Double Sink, With Brand New S/S Appliances. New Oak Hardwood Floors On Main And Second Floor. W/O To Sunroom Where You Can Relax With Your Morning Coffee. Also Makes A Perfect Office Area. Spaciou....More details

    • 2

    MLS®#:W5514925
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Commercial
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 2

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    Commercial Investment Opportunity In Bloor West. Two Ground Floor Retail Spaces W/Approx 52' Feet Fronting On Bloor St W. Freehold Space, Passive Hands Free Real Estate Investment Stock With Established Long Term Tenants. South Facing Retail Spaces Renovated With Flair, Approx 18' Ceiling Height, Solid Pedestrian And Auto Traffic, Well Established ....More details

    $1,099,000

    726 Willard Ave

    • 3+0

    • 2

    • Area:

      1100-1500 Sq Ft

    MLS®#:W5612569
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+0

    • 2

    • Area:

      1100-1500 Sq Ft

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    Imagine This Is Home! Bright, Welcoming, Stylish & Spacious Double Brick Semi. 3 Well-Proportioned Bdrms, 2 Full Wshrms. Exposed Brick, Hardwood Flrs & Tall Ceilings. Lovingly Maintained With Updates Thru-Out. Gourmet Worthy Kitchen Bathed In Afternoon Sunshine. Not Just Good Looks, This Is A Working Kitchen With Counter Space For Multiple Work Sta....More details

    $1,799,000

    141 Colbeck St

    • 3+1

    • 3

    • Area:

      1100-1500 Sq Ft

    MLS®#:W5593420
    Status:For Sale 
    Type:Residential
    Community:Runnymede-Bloor West Village - Toronto
    • 3+1

    • 3

    • Area:

      1100-1500 Sq Ft

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    Extremely Well Located Bloor West Village Detached Brick 2-Story Home With An Incredibly Rare Private Drive And Detached Single Garage (Parking For 3 Cars) Off Of Willard. Well Maintained Unpainted Wood Trim, Baseboards, Fireplace Mantel, Window Frames, French Doors, Beamed Ceiling And Accents In The Living. Lrge Covered Concrete Front Porch And Se....More details

    9 Listings Found