Choose between urban and rural living
Whitby offers a variety of housing options including waterfront condos, townhouses, traditional family homes as well as rural options. Major factors influencing population growth in Whitby are easy access to Highways 401 and 407, GO Transit, and the availability of lower-priced homes offering tremendous value compared to other Greater Toronto Area (GTA) communities.
Median housing prices in Whitby are $235,000 for a condo/apartment, and $352,000 for a single detached home. On average, detached housing prices in Whitby are 35%-50% lower when compared to neighbouring communities to the north and west. (Source: Toronto Real Estate Board Market Watch, May 2012)
Housing Prices Compared to Major GTA Communities
*Median Housing Prices for Existing Homes
Source: Toronto Real Estate Board - Market Watch, May 2012