Build your

Legacy

in Thorold

With close proximity to the U.S. border and ideally connected to major highways, waterways and regional destinations such as Niagara Falls and wine country, Empire Legacy offers the perfect backdrop as you plant your roots and begin your legacy.

EXPLORE COMMUNITY

a Place you can

Truly Call Home

Legacy’s distinct detached home plans with 3 and 4 bedroom designs appeal to the diverse needs of your family. Browse our selection of available floorplans to find the home that’s right for you.

RESOURCES FOR

NEW HOMEBUYERS

The process of having a new home built for you can be a bit intimidating, especially if it’s your first time. Empire has pulled together a variety of great resources to help you along your homebuying journey.

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the empire

advantage

We create inspiring new places to live by being innovators in our industry, by giving you more and by caring for the world around us. For over 20 years we’ve built communities that make everyday life richer and more sustainable with enviable designs where smart space planning and innovation meet.

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Meet Designer Dominic De Freitas

Spearheading the design for our second season of Love Design, Live Empire is Dominic De Freitas, an award-winning designer and a newly named principal of acclaimed design firm figure3. Dominic’s journey as a designer started under sunnier skies, wh...

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Style Guide: Manor Estate

A contemporary mix of traditional and modern styles, the Manor Estate is a transitional home that blends traditional architectural elements with clean-lined furniture and modern finishes. The fine balance of curved and straight lines results in an u...

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Style Guide: Industrial Ranch

Industrial style refers to an aesthetic that takes its cues from old factories and incorporates elements such as weathered woods, exposed brick, industrial lighting and raw materials. Its palette is commonly rooted in earth tones – a mix of muted g...

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Style Guide: Modern Scandi

Characterized by simplicity, minimalism and functionality, the Nordic design movement — which flourished in the 1950s — is expressed through strong colour blocking and bold palettes, such as the black and white scheme designer Dominic De Freitas ...

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Style Guide: Shabby Chic

Furniture and accessories of this style appear aged and have a sense of history about them with visible signs of wear; if new items are incorporated into a space, they are often distressed to achieve the appearance of an antique. The overall feel is ...

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