Playter Estates Toronto Real Estate and Homes for Sale

Playter Estates - East End

Playter Estates is a residential neighbourhood located in the east end of Toronto. The Don River Valley surrounds it to the west, Jackman Avenue to the east, Fulton Avenue in the north, and Danforth Avenue in the south. The neighbourhood stands on a piece of land that was once owned by the Playter family. Two streets in the area are named after the family

  •   AgeOld
  •   Area Urban
  •   AmenitiesEast York TC
  •   Commute11 mins DT
  •   IncomeUpper Mid

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IPRO REALTY LTD.

28 HURNDALE AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$3,190,000

Exceptional Investment Opportunity! Discover This Captivating And Expansive Fourplex Boasting Approximately 4500 Sq.ft Of Total Living Space And Nestled In The Sought-after Playter Estates. Charming And Spacious Units Individually Metered, And Loyal Aaa Tenants. The Prope... Read More »

28 Hurndale Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 6 Beds
  • 4 Baths

MLS® #E8318812

FOREST HILL REAL ESTATE INC.

9 PLAYTER CRESCENT IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$2,298,000

Playter Estates, Jackman School District. Detached 2 Storey Home. Same Owner For 45 Years. Long Private Driveway, Detached Garage. South Facing Lush Garden, Full Of Exotic Plants And Flowers. Huge Living Room With Wood Burning Fireplace. Hardwood Floors Throughout. Eat In... Read More »

9 Playter Crescent

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths

MLS® #E8355182

SAGE REAL ESTATE LIMITED
New Listing
133 Chester Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K2Z8 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
133 Chester Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K2Z8 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
133 Chester Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K2Z8 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
133 Chester Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K2Z8 Playter Estates-Danforth Details

133 CHESTER AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$2,288,000

Welcome To 133 Chester Ave, A Design Forward Detached Family Home In Sought-after Playter Estates. This 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom Residence Offers Convenience With The Subway At The End Of Your Street And 3-car Parking With Direct Garage Access. Step Through The Elegant Grani... Read More »

133 Chester Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths

MLS® #E8424464

RE/MAX HALLMARK REALTY LTD.

42 CHESTER HILL ROAD IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$2,169,000

Welcome To This Stunning Family Home Nestled In Prestigious Playter Estates, Boasting A Ravine Setting And Located Within A 9 Minute Walk To Jackman School. Situated On A Picturesque Tree-lined Street, This Residence Offers The Perfect Blend Of Traditional Charm And Moder... Read More »

42 Chester Hill Road

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths

MLS® #E8369398

RIGHT AT HOME REALTY
New Listing
16 Cruikshank Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1S7 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
16 Cruikshank Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1S7 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
16 Cruikshank Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1S7 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
16 Cruikshank Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1S7 Playter Estates-Danforth Details

16 CRUIKSHANK AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$1,999,900

Castle On Cruikshank! Detached Urban Living On Quiet Street In Coveted Jackman School District Near Danforth. 3 Min Walk To Line 2 Pape Station: Future Hub Of The Ontario Line Subway - 4 Stops To Downtown! Bright And Sophisticated Open Plan Main Floor Designed For Enterta... Read More »

16 Cruikshank Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths

MLS® #E8403434

SAGE REAL ESTATE LIMITED

41 FULTON AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$1,975,000

Gracious And Stately Extra-wide Semi On The Best Part Of Fulton In The Heart Of Playter Estates! Huge Principal Rooms - Perfect For Entertaining! Beautifully Updated While Maintaining All Of The Character Details Of This Special Home. Spacious Lr W Fireplace And Custom Bu... Read More »

41 Fulton Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths

MLS® #E8378064

RE/MAX CROSSROADS REALTY INC.

20 CHESTER HILL ROAD IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$1,899,800

Welcome To 20 Chester Hill Road, A Spectacular Family Home Nestled In The Playter Estates- Danforth Neighborhood! This Exceptional Home Offers 3 Separate Units, Perfect For Investors Or Multi-generational Living. Upper Floor Tenant Is Willing To Stay! Main Floor And Basem... Read More »

20 Chester Hill Road

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths

MLS® #E8393296

CHESTNUT PARK REAL ESTATE LIMITED

83 GOUGH AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$1,799,000

Welcome To 83 Gough Avenue In Playter Estates. Situated Just Steps From The Danforth And Everything Fabulous It Has To Offer, This Detached Home Is A Walkers Paradise! As You Enter This Spacious And Bright 5 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home, You Immediately Have A Feeling Of Pe... Read More »

83 Gough Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Baths

MLS® #E8320312

PSR

1 - 40 AINSWORTH ROAD IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$1,290,000

Don't Miss This Toronto Life Condo Of The Week! Incredible Riverdale End-unit Townhome In Boutique 4-unit Building, Private Garage, Chef's Kitchen, Terrace & Finished Basement! Multiple Levels Allow For Privacy And Distinct Living Spaces! Located On A Quiet Street A Short... Read More »

1 - 40 Ainsworth Road

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths

MLS® #E8428924

RE/MAX HALLMARK REALTY LTD.
New Listing
213 Browning Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1X1 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
213 Browning Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1X1 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
213 Browning Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1X1 Playter Estates-Danforth Details
213 Browning Avenue Toronto Ontario M4K1X1 Playter Estates-Danforth Details

213 BROWNING AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$999,000

Fabulous 3 Bedroom Semi, Nice Open Concept Main Floor, Walk Out From The Kitchen To A Deck, Front Porch For Morning Coffee Or A Glass Of Wine, All The Rooms Are Good Size, Hardwood Floors, Garage In The Rear Off The Lane, Which Offers Laneway House Potential, Basement Is... Read More »

213 Browning Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths

MLS® #E8417332

RE/MAX HALLMARK REALTY LTD.

76 CAMBRIDGE AVENUE IN TORONTO ONTARIO

$799,000

Don't Miss This Gem! Welcome To 76 Cambridge Ave, Located In The Highly Sought-after And Family-friendly Playter Estates Neighbourhood. This Charming Semi-detached Home Is Drenched In Sunlight And Has Been Meticulously Maintained And Tastefully Renovated To Blend Modern C... Read More »

76 Cambridge Avenue

Playter Estates-Danforth, Toronto, Ontario

  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths

MLS® #E8400608

Playter Estates Real Estate Overview

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Captain George Playter, the head of the Playter family, was born around 1736. Captain George's son, James Playter, was the owner of the land where the neighbourhood of Playter Estates presently sits. But it was his eldest brother John who settled here. In the mid-1870s, John's grandson, John Lea Playter, built the Playter Homestead at 28 Playter Crescent, which was used for farmland up until 1912, when the present borough started developing. The former farmhouse of the Playter family, located at 28 Playter Crescent, is now the Playter Mansion, which forms the setting for various television shows, films, and commercial advertisements.

Today, Playter Estates is known for its cultural diversity and its beautiful balance of traditional and contemporary design. It's located pretty close to nature and has a charming character that attracts people from all over Canada and the world.

In 2015, Toronto Life named Playter Estates as Toronto's third-best neighbourhood to live. The rank is based on several criteria specified by the magazine itself.

Who Lives in Playter Estates Homes

The Playter Estates neighbourhood is home to a diverse population, hailing from different ethnicities and regions of the world, and speaking different languages. Historically, the community is Greek but is also an increasingly popular neighbourhood for artists and business professionals. Comedian and CBC series host Rick Mercer also lives in this neighbourhood.

Playter Estates Homes Are Perfect For

The Playter Estates neighbourhood is ideal for both new and experienced home buyers. It's the perfect neighbourhood for working professionals or for anyone who wishes to start and grow their families in a bustling, well-developed Toronto community.

Playter Estates welcomes all sorts of households, but it's particularly pleasant for those who look for employment opportunities and social interactions in Toronto's cosmopolitan landscape. Not to forget, it the best option for nature-lovers and artists who love to explore either interesting spots or their inner creativity.

Playter Estates Homes Are Not So Perfect For

The Playter Estates neighbourhood may not be the perfect option for anyone who is looking for a quiet living space. The area has many commercial amenities located close by, which can sometimes make it noisy and busy. At the same time, the major roads are packed with traffic during peak hours, often resulting in congestion.

Life And Style, Amenities And Things To Do In Playter Estates

Playter Estates is not just a charming Toronto neighbourhood, but also an extremely convenient community. Blessed with all commercial and recreational amenities, this urban neighbourhood ideal for anyone who wants to enjoy a convenient and comfortable lifestyle. One of the most striking aspects of the neighbourhood of Playter Estates is its convenient access to the excellent retail and shopping options on Danforth Avenue. Here you can find everything from winemaking shops to fashion boutiques to gourmet coffee shops to the best Greek restaurants in the city.

Residents also flock to the Carrot Common on the Danforth at Jackman Avenue to find many stores with a health or nature theme. The anchor store here is the Big Carrot, which is a sprawling natural food market that attracts shoppers from all over Toronto.

During summers, vibrant planters and fresh local produce, along with parents chasing toddlers, couples strolling, singles cycling and pet-walkers, pace the bustling and colourful Danforth strip. The emergence of Taste of the Danforth, a celebration of cuisine and culture on Danforth Avenue over a weekend, has made the neighbourhood increasingly popular in recent times.

Jackman Avenue Junior Public School, Holy Name Catholic Elementary, and Frankland Community School are a few schools doting the neighbourhood and catering to the educational and extra-curricular needs of kids residing here. Pape/Danforth is the closest public library. It offers a variety of children's programs.

Athens Pastries, Tsai Tea Shop, Pantheon Restaurant, Mezes, Broadview Espresso, Dough Bakeshop, and Crema Coffee Company are a few places you can find locals.

There's also no shortage of recreational options for residents in the neighbourhood. Riverdale Park East, located in Riverdale just south of the Danforth, is one of the largest parks in Toronto. This park includes an artificial ice rink, a swimming pool, sports fields, seven tennis courts, and a walking/running track. It also provides quick access to the Don Valley Ravine, which includes a bicycle trail running south through the city, along the west bank of the Don River. It then joins the Martin Goodman Trail along the pristine waterfront.

Playter Estates Real Estate Market

Homes for sale in Playter Estates are mostly detached and semi-detached homes, built between 1912 and 1930 and featuring Edwardian and Victorian styles. The size and style of these homes are relatively uniform, but each house has its decorative accents.

New home buyers can find a wide selection of condominiums and semi-detached units for sale here. It's undoubtedly one of the best neighbourhoods to find homes that suit any taste and budget.

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