Thorold is home to approximately 20,000 residents and is located centrally in the Niagara Region just a few minutes from St. Catharines and 10 minutes from Niagara Falls. Many attractions include historical sites, nature trails, parks and playgrounds. The City of Thorold includes the longest underwater tunnel in Ontario known as Thorold Tunnel which allows thousands of vehicles to cross the Welland Canal. Thorold is quite a reasonable place to live. Housing costs are about the lowest in the region and it retains a large working-class population.
Most families are cashing in their $1.5M GTA homes and buying homes new homes in Thorold for $500,000. The biggest reason is because people can keep their well-paying jobs in the GTA and afford a house in the Niagara area with money left over. Coupled with low real-estate prices, the city’s unique charm and small-town character has made an impact on homebuyers looking for a change of pace and a connection to nature.
If you currently live in the Thorold area and would like to access the equity in your home, or would like to enter the market. Contact us today to get started.