When people think of Richmond Hill they invariably think of a small town set back in the 1950’s. One of a quaint village on the outskirts of the big city and a bedroom community for thousands. When you think of Richmond Hill, you may still imagine the small community that it used to be. Well that’s simply no longer the case. Surrounding cities Vaughan, Markham and Toronto and their incessant and explosive growth has asserted influence on this once small community. Mind you, in a good way. The area is continuously being developed, and with that comes an impressive array of amenities and convenience. Bottom line: Richmond Hill gives new homebuyers and families alike the ultimate in modern living and small-town charm. Both builders and homebuyers are looking at Richmond Hill as a hot commodity. Take that and its unparalleled greenspace and natural draws and you have a place many are looking to call home.
North Star Homes has always been a major proponent of Richmond Hill and what it has to offer. Which is why over the years we’ve offered a wide range of developments in the area to serve a wide variety of housing needs. Whether it’s the luxury towns of Park Lane Place, Millbrook Park, or luxury detached offering of Rosedale Greens, North Star Homes has something for everyone in the highly sought-after Town of Richmond Hill.
Things to do in Richmond Hill
Annual Festivals & Events – Join your fellow Canadians for one of the area’s most entertaining celebrations of Canada Day all across town. Whether it’s private celebrations with fireworks or at any one of the area’s 166 parks, there’s no better place to say Happy Birthday Canada!
Tastes of the Hill Multicultural Festival celebrates Richmond Hill’s diverse, multicultural community while supporting a worthy cause. The festival opens Saturday evening with the fun continuing on Sunday. A variety of activities will be featured including live entertainment and a showcase of culture, food, fashion, arts and crafts and sports from around the world.
And let’s not forget about Ribfest, a three-day outdoor event that features professional rib teams from across North America. Ribbers cook and compete for various Best titles (as decided by honorary judges). In addition to the many delicious food options, enjoy the live entertainment, marketplace or play all day in one of the region’s largest midways!
Gourmet Dining – Foodies can enjoy fine dining north of the downtown Toronto core. From Italian to Mediterranean and Asian, the dining options in the heart of Richmond Hill are limitless and truly remarkable experiences.
Convenient shopping – You will enjoy shopping at Hillcrest Mall and countless big box stores. All with easy access to the YRT/Viva, Highway 404 and other major thoroughfares.
Get outside – Richmond Green Sports Centre & Park is home to the largest park in Richmond Hill. Not to mention a skate park and impressive skate trail, plus complete indoor and outdoor facilities. Children of all ages will love the 26,000 square foot indoor sports complex complemented by league soccer play, 3 soccer fields, indoor lawn bowling, 7 baseball diamonds, and a splash pad.