• Homes for Sale in Whitchurch-Stouffville

    Located just 45 minutes northeast of Toronto, the town of Whitchurch-Stouffville is a small
    Being so close to major cities, while still having a hometown feel, Whitchurch-Stouffville is the
    town, with an amazing, close-knit vibe. Whitchurch-Stouffville’s population grew by
    over 50 per cent from 2006 to 2011. This makes it Ontario’s third fastest growing
    municipality in Canada. Whitchurch-Stouffville’s population is currently around 42,000
    residents, and it continues to grow.

    Perfect choice for first-time home buyers, young families and working professionals.

    Great features and amenities include green area, parks (even a dog park), splash pads
    and playgrounds. There are many trails and walking paths as well.

    History of Whitchurch-Stouffville

    Prior to Europeans arriving, Native trails crossed through what’s known today as Whitchurch–
    Whitchurch Township was formed in the 1790s as one of ten townships in York County. In the
    Stouffville. Both were part of the aboriginal and Coureur des bois system, leading
    through thick forests and greenery from Lake Ontario to Lake Simcoe. The site belonged
    to several Native villages including Iroquois settlements.

    Early 1800s, a survey of the land was completed to create a system of land concessions.
    This layout is still visible today, as the area reflects the locations of the boundaries
    between concessions.

    A post office opened in 1832 and the name Stouffville became consistent. Because it lacked a
    Stouffville grew rapidly in the mid to late 1800s, and it was during this time that Whitchurch
    church, Stouffville was considered a center of “radical opinion,” and it was here that
    William Lyon Mackenzie planned the Upper Canada Rebellion of 1837-38.
    began to heavily deforest their township. The population of both Whitchurch and
    Stouffville remained stagnant from the early 1900s until 1970. It was then that the two
    decided to merge. On the first day of the year in 1971, Whitchurch Township and the
    Village of Stouffville combined to create the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville.
    Since then, it has been among the top choices for Ontarians when considering a home purchase.

    Living in Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON

    Whitchurch-Stouffville has an amazing downtown district. A short walk down Main Street takes
    you through a beautiful area full of old, small town charm. With several restaurants and
    boutique-style shops to choose from, downtown Whitchurch-Stouffville is a great place
    to spend an afternoon. For a different experience, why not check out the Latcham Art
    Gallery, take a stroll down the Duffins-Stouffville Sculpture Walk, or catch a play at The
    Lebovic Centre for Arts and Entertainment? You won’t be disappointed.

    Whitchurch-Stouffville is conveniently located on the outskirts of Toronto. Residents
    can commute quickly via the 407 and 404 highways. Go Transit runs a train from
    Lincolnville though Whitchurch-Stouffiville right into the downtown core at Union
    Station. York Region Transit also has connections in Whitchurch-Stouffivlle, making sure
    that residents have all their travel needs taken care of.

    Whitchurch-Stouffville has a very desirable education system. With excellent education
    offered from elementary right through to high school. Whitchurch-Stouffville is also
    within a reasonable commuting distance to post-secondary schools such as Seneca
    College, University of Toronto, York University and more.

    Real Estate in Whitchurch-Stouffville

    Whitchurch-Stouffville offers a wide variety of homes to please every type of buyer. With no
    shortage of century homes with lots of character, the town has many options to please
    buyers looking for character within a home. For buyers who are looking for a newer
    build, more modern features, or turn-key properties with lots of upgrades, there is lots
    of selection as well.

    Thanks to small-town charm and the big city just a short commute away, Whitchurch-
    Stouffville continues to grow at an extraordinary pace.

    If you want to explore Whitchurch-Stouffville real estate options – whether buying or
    selling – contact Brian Kondo. Brian is an experienced agent that serves the GTA. He is
    an expert with many years of experience – let him be your guide. Contact Brian now to
    find homes for sale in Whitchurch-Stouffville, or to list your home with ease!