toronto rent map ttc

Map charts Toronto rent by TTC subway stop

Ever wondered what the cheapest neighbourhood for rent is near the subway line? This new subway/rent map of Toronto (high res version here) should help apartment hunters narrow their search.

Compiled by Sky View Suites, the overview of rental rates in this city is adequately scary, though the numbers are inflated due to what I might call a condo bias. By prioritizing these units in the composition of the map, the prices per stop tend to be higher than what you'd get if you factored in basement and bachelor units in sub-divided residential homes.

In other words, it's best to take these numbers with a grain of salt. It's better to use this map to track the way that rental rates shift from stop to stop than it is as a guide to the cost of renting in general. The average price of a one-bedroom at Lawrence West, for instance, is high at $1,300. Yet, it's interesting to note that Dufferin and Lansdowne stations are ranked the same.

I'm not sure that there are any major surprises here in terms of trends, but it's an exercise that's sure to pique some curiosity. Read it and weep, Toronto.

For more info see this article.


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in City

This is how one Toronto photographer went looking for the Perseid meteor shower

TTC employees keep getting called out for not wearing face masks

People in Midtown Toronto to hold protest against new homeless shelters this weekend

Toronto Police warn of creepy man in white SUV harassing women

At least 4 more international flights with cases of COVID-19 arrived in Toronto recently

This is what Toronto's waterfront looked like in the 1970s

How Toronto neighbourhoods got their names

Controversial cannabis chain rebrands all stores in Canada after backlash over Hobo name