Richardson Team News

Should I Sell My Cottage Now?

Supply & Demand Currently, we're in a market that is based on supply and demand microeconomics. According to Wikipedia, this model states simply that in a competitive market, the price for a particular good will vary until it settles at a point where the quantity demanded will equal the quantity…

Covid Changes Cottage Buyers Behaviour

In early spring when Covid-19 came into full force I thought that it would be a long, quiet summer.  Hunkered down and signed up for several online educational courses, I was resigned to stay home, and keep my educational credits top of mind through online learning. 4 weeks later the…

6 Simple Ways to Get More Money when Selling your Home

Selling Your Home or Cottage?  You’ve decided to sell your home but you don’t know where to start.  I’m here to help! I’m happy to share my years of experience in real estate with you so that you can make your home more appealing to buyers when it hits the…

Real Estate Update – COVID-19

The safety of buyers and sellers is top of mind in these difficult times. It is not real estate business as usual. Procedures and protocols have been put in place to ensure we are doing all we can to protect clients. We are working remotely to keep our agents, staff…

Algonquin Restaurant and Gas Bar

Algonquin Pizza Panini and Gas Bar - Be Your Own Boss - Live the Muskoka Dream   Live Your Dream in beautiful North Muskoka/Algonquin Highlands. A great business opportunity. Move your family to the safe and beautiful location of Oxtongue Lake on the doorstep of world-famous Algonquin Park. Over 1,000,000…

Thanksgiving in Lake of Bays

Thanksgiving at Lake of Bays It is hard to believe, but fall is here. Autumn is a lovely time to take in the spectacular sights and sounds of Muskoka, all while creating warm and colourful memories with your family. Take a minute and let those warm feelings of fall envelop…

Endless Summer on Lake of Bays

Summer’s ending… but it doesn’t have to Why not enjoy an endless summer on Lake of Bays? Whether we want to believe it or not, September marks a turning point on the calendar. It is time for all of us to think back on the fantastic memories of summer and…

Muskoka in the Summertime

Muskoka Summertime Living We aren’t going to lie, we think Lake of Bays, Muskoka is a beautiful place year-round. And while we love the sledding, skiing and the wonder of winter, there is something about summer in Muskoka that can’t compare to anywhere else. Summer gives us so many opportunities…

Entertaining Cottage Style

Entertaining at the Cottage We’ve managed to muddle through the doldrums of winter, and we were thrilled to finally see the flowers of spring, and now that summer is upon us, it is time for cottage season in Muskoka/Lake of Bays. Summer in cottage country is all about bright sunny…

Opening the Cottage

Spring Ritual The May long weekend ritual of opening the cottage is a long-standing Canadian Tradition. For Lake of Bays and Muskoka cottagers, the May long weekend is the quintessential date for opening up your cottage for the summer season. Of course, this is one of the most exciting times of…

Springtime Brings Muskoka to Life

As springtime approaches and the warmer weather begins to creep in, the tourist season in Muskoka and Lake of Bays kicks into high gear. People come from all over the world to enjoy the many offerings and activities available in Muskoka. Whether you are a family with young children, newlyweds,…

Seabreeze Cafe

Welcome to Seabreeze Cafe on the shores of beautiful Lake of Bays, Muskoka.  The Seabreeze Beach area is on the east shore of Ten Mile Bay in Lake of Bays. Pioneering families first settled there in the 1880s. Spectacular sunsets will light up your evenings and panoramic views of Lake…

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