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Let’s Get WETT!!!

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After months of searching, you’ve finally found the escape you have been looking for. You are gearing up to enjoy long hot summer days by the water with a nice cool cocktail or maybe you are getting ready to cozy up to your wood stove with some mulled wine and a good book. BUT WAIT! Did you have your stove …

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Who Finds Value In Unorganized Townships?  

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  When you are actively looking to purchase a property in cottage country you will probably be perusing listings that your Realtor sent you or just on your own on MLS. You may come across this statement: “ask me about the benefits of living and building in an unorganized township”. What are the benefits? Who is looking for this classification? …

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FOR SALE – 40 DOE LAKE ROAD, BURKS FALLS

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40 Doe Lake Road is a beautiful waterfront property on the Magnetawan River. There is a freshly renovated main house with two additional fully winterized houses on the property. Perfect for extended family or as a rental income. The property is located just 165 miles from Toronto and is located between Huntsville and North Bay on the Magnetawan River. It …

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MAGNETAWAN RIVER – LAND FOR SALE

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A Beautiful Private Retreat On The Magnetawan River – This Property Is A Nature Lover’s Dream! Build Your Home And Enjoy The Great Outdoors Right At Your Doorstep. Just Three Parcels Available: Parcel 1: A Very Private 3.66 Acre Lot With Just Less Than 300Ft Of Frontage On The Magnetawan River. Just 3 Hours From Toronto.  Offered For Sale At …

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OPENING THE COTTAGE – THE BARE BASICS

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After the winter that we had this year, many people are a bit nervous as to what to expect when they finally make their way to cottage country to open their cottages for the season. Although the May long weekend has come and gone, I have noticed that not very many cottages have been opened this year. I will chalk …

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MPAC Assessments In Cottage Country

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The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) is responsible for the assessed values of all the properties in the province of Ontario. The assessed value of our recreational homes and cottages is located on our tax bill. This value is supposed to be the current market value of the home – why then does this value often differ so much from …

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When Is The Best Time To Buy A Cottage?

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Now is. With Labour Day weekend behind us, the summer real estate market in cottage country is officially over. The leaves are changing colours and the temperatures are dropping, but for potential buyers of cottage real estate who love a good bargain, fall is a great time to buy country property. Buying a cottage in any of Ontario’s four seasons …

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The Truth About Multiple Representation

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When you are preparing to sell your home, you will probably hire an agent to market your property to potential buyers. Often, successful marketing will draw potential buyers who wish to be represented by the same Realtor. This is referred to as Multiple Representation and the Agent must act in the best interests of both the buyer and the seller.  …

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Price Your Cottage Correctly

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When you are getting ready to sell your recreational home, you will need to come up with a listing price. Most people who are selling their cottage have a difficult time coming up with an accurate price even with the help of a Realtor. If you have had your cottage for an extended period of time, it is a place …

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What You Don’t Know About Buying Vacant Land

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Vacant land. It seems like an affordable way to get your foot into cottage country real estate. But what many potential buyers of vacant lots in Ontario’s Near North do not understand is that buying vacant land and building a cottage from scratch will require more money than buying land with an existing structure. If you are absolutely set on …

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