Find out what you don’t know-What does the terms Freehold and Leasehold mean in the world of Waterfront Property? The terms Freehold and Leasehold refer to the ownership of real property. We see both types of ownership in our area. The two terms Freehold and Leasehold come from England and ...Continue Reading
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Even if this is your 1st or 10th winter having a cottage, below are some helpful tips to keep in mind when closing your cottage for the winter: Inspect your septic tank – follow the manufacturer’s service recommendations and timelines. Keep sump pump pumping Turn off exterior faucets and drain ...Continue Reading
My 10 year old asked me a question the other day, I have never been asked and I did not have the answer. As a 15 year vet in Real Estate and 19 year vet on fire departments, and Dad of 12 years you would think I would know the ...Continue Reading
Find out what you don’t know- Episode 2 Why shoreline road allowances are so important to have knowledge on when purchasing your waterfront dream!
First of all, what is a shoreline road allowance (SRA)? Well, in the late 19th century the Crown instructed their surveyors to lay out 66-Foot road allowances along the banks of lakes and rivers in Ontario. These road allowances were used for logging and transportation of goods. Today, there is ...Continue Reading