A Look Inside: Williamsville

Introduction Williamsville, in the upper portion of downtown Kingston, is home to numerous businesses and residents alike, which in turn gives this neighbourhood its lively atmosphere. Ensuring the voices of all those in the district are heard, the Williamsville Neighbourhood Association was established to hear concerns, implement improvements, and advocate for those in the neighbourhood…

A Look Inside: Alwington

Introduction As one of Kingston’s oldest and wealthiest neighbourhoods, Alwington offers some of the most beautiful and scenic properties in all of Kingston. This historic neighbourhood nestled west of Kingston’s lively downtown core, dates back to the mid-nineteenth century and offers beautiful views of the water coupled with convenient location. A range of housing types…

A Look Inside: Strathcona Park

Introduction Strathcona Park is a pleasant suburban neighbourhood, popular among families looking to settle down due to its convenient location and its proximity to numerous parks, green spaces, and various schoolyards. The community itself is known for its friendly people, safe environment and numerous amenities and services nearby. The neighbourhood itself is quite similar to…

A Look Inside: Inner Harbour

Introduction Kingston’s Inner Harbour encapsulates a wide variety of housing types, local businesses, and various amenities, all while displaying some of the cities most beautiful 19th century heritage buildings, constructed with local limestone. The neighbourhood has seen significant development over the past few years, with an influx of development and renewal into the area, the…

A Look Inside: Portsmouth

Introduction Portsmouth, often referred to as Portsmouth Village, is known for its rich history and charm. As one of the oldest neighbourhoods in Kingston the area has not only some beautiful homes, but great stories as well. Numerous parks are located within the neighbourhood, along with various local businesses along King Street West. The majority…

A Look Inside: Sydenham

Introduction As one of Kingston’s oldest neighbourhoods, Sydenham encompasses not only some the cities most stunning limestone buildings but contains numerous parks and thriving businesses as well. The majority of the neighbourhood is a mixture of permanent homes and various rental accommodations. Ensuring the best interests of the neighborhood is the Sydenham District Association, which…