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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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
When you set out to buy your waterfront property you likely envisioned quiet nights, stars overhead and the only sound you hear is the crackling of the campfire. The reality is you’ve bought your waterfront getaway on a busy lake with lots of neighbours and there are so many porch/dock ...Continue Reading