Then & Now: Islington and Fordwich

The corner of Islington Avenue and Fordwich Crescent, 1955 and 2015. Postwar suburbanization is a well-known story, really. It was quick.

The homes in the Kipling Heights development constructed by Monarch Construction began at $13,500. Lest one feel as if they were purchasing the middle class dream too far out from the city, churches, schools, and a shopping centre were already either planned for under construction.