Tag Archives: Cottages

The Ultimate Cottage Ownership Destination

    If you’ve been considering investing in a vacation property, you may have found yourself overwhelmed by the countless options available in Ontario. While popular destinations like Haliburton, Parry Sound or the Thousand Islands offer their fair share of charm, there is something truly special about Muskoka/Lake of Bays. As a real estate broker […]

4 tips when buying a cottage

There is no perfect cottage. You always need to give up something. Consider what is a non-negotiable must-have and what would be nice to have as you start your search. With this in mind, here are the first four things to consider when buying a cottage.   1. Location, location, location. Do you want privacy […]

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 market. These tips are simple, […]

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 prepare ourselves for the colour […]

1081 North Waseosa Lake Road

Beautiful 3 bedroom True North log home in pristine condition nestled on 2 acres of privacy with over 200 feet of shoreline and southern exposure. Wide plank pine flooring. Main floor boasts a recently installed custom kitchen featuring granite counter tops and centre island. Upstairs 2 spacious bedrooms with a spa bathroom. Lower level walkout […]

Buying A Cottage

This morning, I found myself looking at a poster in my Dwight, Lake of Bays, Real Estate office.  The poster, titled “Life’s Little Instructions,” was a gift from a seller I had the privilege of working with.  Easily understood and uplifting, the poster lists simple snippets or “words of wisdom” for living life well. As I look at […]

In Cottage Country – What is a Shore Road Allowance?

What is a Shore Road Allowance? A Shore Road Allowance (sometimes referred to as the original shore road allowance or SRA) runs parallel to the shoreline of most lakes and rivers. To the best of my knowledge they were put in place when the land was first surveyed. Originally being 66 feet wide, the old measure of […]