Archive for 2012

Featured Neighbourhood: Sunset Cove Condominium

The Sunset Cove condominium is ideally situated at Sunset Point, in Collingwood, Ontario, with views of Georgian Bay.  Built in 1999, and registered in 2001, this beautiful building is located on the east side of town at the intersection of Raglan Street, and Pretty River Parkway.  The building’s address is 16 Raglan Street.  After a few […]

Blue Mountain To Expand

I’m an admitted, hard core Cuba junky and so, I found it interesting yesterday to read a report saying that they attracted an estimated 2.9 million visitors in 2012.  Certainly when you go there for a visit, you can believe it as you trip over the suntan lotion, empty pina colada cups and jockey for […]

Things to Do Between Christmas and New Years, 2012

Events to check out over the holidays! BLUE MOUNTAIN VILLAGE Festive Family Fireworks:  Every Saturday at 8:00 p.m. over the Mill Pond (Dec. 22nd and 29th) Christmas Eve Family Fireworks:  December 24th at 8:00 p.m. over the Mill Pond. Santa Claus in the Village:  Every Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m. – plus Friday 21st […]

Merry Christmas and Good Will Whoever You Are

Several years ago, I had one of my favourite clients give me a beautiful gift of ornaments for our Christmas tree.  What was surprising was that she was Jewish.  When I questioned her, she merely said that she knew it was a special time of year for our family and she wanted us to know […]

Georgian Triangle Real Estate Barometer Dec. 14-20, 2012

This market summary includes data for Collingwood, Blue Mountains, Wasaga Beach, Clearview, Grey Highlands and Meaford.   The information was obtained from the MLS® statistics provided by the Georgian Triangle Association of REALTORS®.   Previous week(s) in brackets. Single Family Residential New Listings:   27 (29, 41, 14)  Average List Price: $367,826 Range of List Prices: $129,000-759,000 Number […]

How Facebook Can Cost You The Sale of your Home

When you are in the process of selling a home for sale, you may be tempted to use social media to tell all your friends and acquaintances all about it.  This may include posting on Facebook, Twitter, your personal blog or any other form of public online communications.  Your personal network may help to source […]

Creating Wealth Through Real Estate Investment

I get 3-5 enquiries each and every week from people thinking about buying an investment property in the Collingwood, Blue Mountain area.  Most people are looking for something they can use and enjoy plus rent out to offset costs.  That works well.  Others however are looking for something different and that is true investment and […]

This market summary includes data for Collingwood, Blue Mountains, Wasaga Beach, Clearview, Grey Highlands and Meaford.   The information was obtained from the MLS® statistics provided by the Georgian Triangle Association of REALTORS®.   Previous week(s) in brackets.  Single Family Residential New Listings:   29 (41, 14, 29)  Average List Price: $397,813 Range of List Prices: $139,000 – […]

Staging A Home For Sale After a Break-Up

People sell their homes for many reasons and sometimes, it’s due to the end of a relationship.  Naturally, this can be a very stressful and emotional times for everyone involved. When listing a house for sale under these circumstances, sellers may not realize that potential buyers may also be affected. Buyers are always looking for […]

Is There A Mouse In The House? Or a Raccoon, Squirrel or Bat?

Yes, we have rodents in the Collingwood and Blue Mountain areas.  C’mon, you didn’t think we were immune to it, did you? Why is it that buyers are so shocked when they find out rodents infiltrate homes here too?  Sheesh.  You should see the bats at our house! I can’t tell you how often I’ve […]

RE/MAX four seasons realty limited, brokerage  ♦  67 First Street Collingwood, ON L9Y 1A2  ♦  705-445-8500