About the neighbourhood
Discover the delicious neighbourhood of Little Portugal! It’s not only just eateries and bakeries you’d expect given it’s name. This neighbourhood is bursting with so much rich culture and history it’s no wonder it has something for every palette. Best known for the Drake hotel and the Gladstone house hotel it’s red brick Edwardian charmed streets are a feast for the eyes.
A truly captivating neighbourhood that services what you would expect in a busy area, but the closeness of a community steeped in culture. It feel’s like a little takeaway from a European vacation. With many residents having migrated to Canada from Portugal and settling into the neighbourhood, it fames is name from its primary residents.
Its mature community makes it the ideal spot to settle into, its less fussy and less maintenance- smaller yards and home styles usually ranging between semi-detached/town’s or detached homes in a variety of red coloured brick. With a great balance of commercial and residential areas, and an ease of living- you can walk everywhere you need to be or easily hop on transit- it’s easy to see why Little Portugal is an attractive West end neighbourhood. The blocks are lined with a mixture of cool, artful restaurants and bars, unique one-of-a-kind shops, mouth-watering bakeries and cafes.
Alive Montessori and Private School
Alexander Muir/Gladstone Ave Junior and Senior Public School
Shirley Street Junior Public School
What kind of home are you looking for? Here’s a quick snap shot of the market! Of course, this information includes many variables, the average will include un-renovated properties and updated properties, large and small, as well as parking, which can drastically change the value. It’s best to get in touch with our team to really do a deep dive with a local area expert. We can guide you through how to find the right property for the right price.
AVG. 19.1% over listing price
Days on market: 7
AVG. 13.1% over listing price
Days on market: 8
AVG. 14.5% over listing price
Days on market: 6
AVG. 7% over listing price
Days on market: 14
**Average price Q2 Source Toronto Real Estate Board
What this means when trying to buy:
Detached homes: Fewer come onto the market and command higher prices in this area, they sell quickly on average of 1 week.
Semi-detached homes are for sale more frequently over listing price on average of 1 week
Town/Row/Attached homes sell above the listing price on average of under 1 week.
Condos are for sale very frequently, selling above the listing price on an average of 2 weeks.
What this means when trying to sell:
Depending on the condition, age, location and features of your home, we are in a sellers market with little inventory. With the right guidance your home in this neighbourhood will generally sell over asking when priced properly. To request an estimate of value with a local expert click here!