Cabbagetown

The area gets its name from Irish immigrants who fled the potato famine in the mid-1800s and then planted cabbages, among other sustaining vegetables, in their gardens to ensure an ample food supply. Today, it’s one of the most sought-after postal codes in the city, especially the Victorian homes east of Parliament, which usually sell from $700,000 to $1 million plus. read more on torontolife.com→