Banded to the north by Eglinton Ave W and to the south by St. Clair Ave W, the Oakwood and Vaughan area is family friendly neighbourhood, with a diverse population; if you don’t recognize the name, you’ve probably heard this midtown Toronto neighbourhood referred to as Five-Points, or Oakwood Village.
Oakwood and Vaughan condos for rent are a great choice for families; there are schools from JK-12 in public and Catholic boards, daycares, and athletic clubs. Green spaces are somewhat limited within the neighbourhood borders, but Cedarvale Park is just east of Winnett Ave, and has sports fields, an arena, and walking trails.
Residents have some great choices close to home for dining — there’s an assortment of restaurants on Eglinton, Oakwood Ave, Vaughan Rd, and St. Clair, from fast-food chains to international cuisine. There are specialized retail stores in the neighbourhood, cafes, pubs, and a variety of salons and service based businesses.
Variety might be the spice of life, but nobody told that to condo developers in Oakwood and Vaughan — as there’s only one for those seeking Toronto condos for rent in the neighbourhood. Empire Midtown is a 16-storey residence, completed in 2018; offering modern finishes and ample amenities, this property is very much in line with most new condo buildings throughout the GTA.
Oakwood and Vaughan condos for rent generally go for average prices — one bonus to living at Empire Midtown is that it’s located on Eglinton Ave W, within walking distance of a subway station.
Vaughan condos for rent offer a pedestrian friendly environment. Public transit users have bus stops on Eglinton Ave W and Oakwood Ave, as well as streetcar lines to the south on St. Clair Ave. Plus, Eglinton West Station is just minutes away for subway lines.
Car owners are only a short drive from the nearest highway, and can quickly reach the 401 via Allen Rd.