LONDON, ON - Nicknamed "the forest city" for its abundance of trees, forests and parks; London is home to Western University and many arts and sports venues. London has been named one of the best Canadian cities to meet a woman since the single population is 61% female. Famous Londoners include Drake, Ryan Gosling and the NHL's Lindros brothers, located between Detroit and Toronto, it is no surprise that apartments for rent in London are in high demand.
Neighborhoods You'll Love
London is divided by the Thames river. North of the Thames you will find Masonville, Oakridge and Sherwood Forest. On the South side, there are Westmount, Byron and Old South. Each neighborhood has a distinct pulse. Spend some time getting to know the areas and, if at all possible, speak with some area residents and get their thoughts and comments on life in each community.
Night on the Town
There are great bars like Joe Kool's and Barney's Patio, both on Richmond Row in the heart of downtown, where you will find an assortment of fine dining establishments. Theatre London has a full season of stage and Second City Comedy is sure to leave you smiling. Victoria Park has skating in the winter and festivals throughout summer. There's even the London Ski Club, a small but vibrant ski hill. Rowing is often happening on both the Thames river and Fanshawe Lake.
Finding Your Match
If you love the downtown action, be sure to focus your search on listings in the downtown. Make use of our Search by Map function and narrow your focus for the best results. Remember, finding your apartment or condo is a bit like on-line dating, what looks good on paper may not have the right chemistry. Spend some time touring and you will find your new London, ON home in no time. Good luck! #ApartmentLove