Build your


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.


a Place you can

Truly Call Home

Legacy’s distinct townhome and 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.



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.


the empire


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.


Legacy Construction Update Fall 2017

Things are progressing quickly at our newest community, Empire Legacy, in Thorold. Just behind our stunning Sales Office that opened this past fall will sit 5 professionally designed model homes that will give homebuyers a detailed look at the home o...

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Why moving out of Toronto isn’t the end of the world

As seen on The Toronto Star Four reasons why Thorold should be your new home   Many millennials living in the city will tell you that life outside Toronto doesn’t exist. They often live in 500 square-foot apartments, spend most of their time linin...

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Digital innovation evokes real-life emotion during the home search

As seen on The Toronto Star New visualization tools create more realistic views of future homes For those interested in buying pre-construction, the ability to visualize their future home before it is built can be a huge help in the decision-making p...

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A Behind the Scenes Look at the Legacy Projection Mapping Experience

At Empire we know that it can be a challenge for homebuyers to visualize what living in their newly built home will look like solely off of renderings and a floorplan. To assist our homeowners with the homebuying journey at our new master-planned co...

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Why Torontonians are making the move to Thorold

As seen on Toronto Life Torontonians are quickly realizing there’s something to be said for the simple life outside The Big Smoke. Affordable homes, spacious yards and friendly neighbours who’ll loan you a couple of eggs in the morning all make f...

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