Yonge & Eglinton
Sometimes referred to as “Young and Eligible,’ the neighbourhood of Yonge and Eglinton is heavily populated with affluent young professionals and families with school-aged children due to accessible public transit options, including Eglinton station and the upcoming Crosstown LRT that will provide rapid transportation across Eglinton Avenue. It is also known as a business district, housing many major corporations such as Canadian Tire and the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Residents of this neighbourhood often consume in the local market through dining at formal restaurants, partaking in leisurely activities such as yoga, as well as high-end fashion and apparel shopping. Visitors can enjoy the vibrant lifestyle with many bars, restaurants, nightclubs and theatres in the area. The mix of stores on Yonge at Eglinton is diverse and includes the newly renovated Yonge Eglinton Centre and major redevelopment condominium projects.