Real Estate articles

Modular Homes Are All the Rage

Modular Homes Are All the Rage

It doesn’t take a financial guru to see that housing prices in Ontario have sharply increased over the last five years. This isn’t just primary residences either. Cottages and investment properties in many areas have also seen a dramatic rise. Enter the idea of modular or manufactured homes. These are dwellings that were built indoors,

Share Button

Beautiful Pigeon Lake – 60 Falls Bay Road

Stunning Confederation Log Home on the Beautiful Shores of Pigeon Lake, 3 minutes to Bobcaygeon. 150 ft of limestone edged shoreline & direct boating. Spacious, open concept bright main floor, gorgeous lake views. Main floor master w/double closets & private ensuite. Beautiful staircase to upper floor with open concept 3 bedrooms, 3-pc bath and rec

Share Button

The Cottage Country Dream

What does your summer vacation look like?  What would your dream vacation look like?  Would it be spent renting a cottage for a week or 2?  Would it be spent on a sandy Caribbean Beach?  With the Canadian dollar at quite a bit lower than the US Dollar it makes a Canadian-Ontario vacation more affordable

Share Button

Connecting Cottage Country Landscapes & Waterways

“Hey, you’re that canoeing guy, with the sign over on Highway 36” the man says as he recognizes me from my billboard north of Buckhorn. “What’s that all about?” Canoeing has been a passion of mine since I first dipped a paddle in the water as a child and I have been canoeing the waters

Share Button

When Should You Start Looking for Your Vacation Cottage Rental?

After the new year is when most people plan vacations for the year ahead. About 60% of WRD Cottage Rental Agency’s business is repeat business which means if you want a particular cottage, you should call them immediately to put your name on the cottage you want for the coming summer high season. The agency

Share Button

Real Estate: Cottage Country Versus City Living

While selling real estate in Cottage Country has many differences in comparison to those selling in the larger cities, we are all licensed in the province of Ontario hence are all governed by and must comply with the same regulatory bodies. Although we are blessed with the beauty that surrounds us up in the Kawartha

Share Button

Renter’s Check List!

Booking season is about to begin! We suggest the following steps to make choosing a cottage a less stressful activity. √ Develop a budget. If you have chosen WRD Cottage Rental, we have approximately 180 cottage to chose from, varying in price from $850 to $4385 per week. √ Figure out how many family members

Share Button

Dreams of Moving from the City to the Country

Are you one of the many ‘cottagers’ who spends their weekends and holidays trying to figure out a way to be able to live here all year round? Let me assure you that you’re not alone! It’s one of the hazards of spending time in paradise. As a former downtown Toronto resident and corporate world

Share Button
Top