06 Jul 2018

Founded in 1826, London is Canada’s 11th largest city. This city is a great place to plant down your roots and build your own new home.

The London area has plenty to offer including outdoor parks, the Thames River, sport leagues, shopping, nightlife, theatres, restaurants, and a variety of beautiful neighbourhoods.

If you are new to London, don’t worry. We have the ins and outs on the best places to build your custom home. Creekview, Wickerson Hills, Old Victoria on the Thames, and Hyde Park Meadows are a few of the popular neighbourhoods for home building in London. We explore these neighbourhoods in greater detail below with the hope that we can help you decide where is best for you to start building your dream home.


Creekview is located in north London. Homebuyers and builders, including ForeverHomes, flock to this top-rated neighbourhood. Creekview is close to amenities, such as grocery stores and the Masonville Mall, as well as the Medway Valley Heritage Forest. The Medway Valley Heritage Forest has over 10 kilometres of trails, which is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.


The neighbourhood itself is family-friendly with many Catholic and Public schools. It is an ideal location being only a short drive from downtown.

Learn more about building a home in Creekview. 

Wickerson Hills

Wickerson Hills is located in the greater Byron district in west London. This community is, also, a neighbourhood in which Forever Homes builds in. Situated along the Thames River, Wickerson Hills offers variety and an endless amount of activities. 40 foot lots are currently available. For more info, contact us at Forever Homes.

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Learn more about building a home in Wickerson Hills.

Old Victoria on the Thames

Old Victoria on the Thames is another idyllic neighbourhood located close to the Thames River. In the southeast part of London, this community is picturesque with tall trees, rolling hills, and nature trails. Amenities, such as shopping centers, schools, entertainment, and local transportation are within a short driving distance, making it an ideal spot for you and your family.

Currently, Forever Homes builds are sold out in this area. However, keep your eye out – phase 2 is coming soon!

Hyde Park Meadows

Hyde Park Meadows is another up and coming neighbourhood. Located in northwest London, this community is a popular spot to build custom homes. This area offers a prime location with restaurants, schools, and shopping centres.

Other popular neighbourhoods for home building include Forest Hill on Sunningdale, Sunningdale Commons, Foxfield Trails, Huron, Bloom, Upper Richmond Village, and more. London is an ever-growing city with something for everyone. For more information, contact us at Forever Homes. We can help you find the perfect spot to build your dream home!

If you’re considering a new home in London, Ontario, give us a call! We’d love to hear from you, talk about the wonder of the city, and what your dream home consists of!

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