Category: "Real Estate in Bancroft and Area"

Support Small Town Economies

July 1st, 2017
As you head away from the city, to enjoy the best of cottage country, please try to remember how much your little cottage town depends on you. Generations of people in Ontario have vacationed in rural and small town places. Camping and cottaging are… more »

Nature is an Architect's School

May 6th, 2017
In 1914, famed architect Frank Lloyd Write wrote, " the ideal of an organic architecture... is a sentient, rational building that would owe its style to the integrity with which it was individually fashioned to serve its particular purpose- a 'thinking'… more »

Rumblings at the OMB

April 27th, 2017
According to the Ministry of Housing and Municipal Affairs, "The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) is an independent, quasi-judicial, administrative tribunal responsible for handling appeals of land-use planning disputes and municipal matters. For example,… more »

Ontario Cottage Markets Still Hot and the Weather Still Warm

October 29th, 2016
October has been unusually balmy and most of us aren't complaining. This is perfect weather for real estate shopping in Ontario. With most of the trees bare, it's easy to view the lay of the land. The warm weather has kept the ground fairly dry and… more »

Ontario Real Estate Market: Bidding Wars, Buyer's Remorse, Appraisals

June 15th, 2016
It's a crazy time for Real Estate in Ontario. Recent industry polls indicate the market isn't going to cool down and most people are highly optimistic about the economy right now... so there are more people interested in buying. Industry colleagues… more »