Archive for March, 2013

Georgian Triangle Real Estate Barometer March 22-28, 2013

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:  76 (52, 62, 66) Average List Price: $408,576 Range of List Prices: $125,000 – […]

Lot Line, Whole Lot Condos vs Land Lease Community

We know this gets confusing.  There are so many different forms of ownership and when it comes to condominiums, there are also different types just within this category. Lot Line or Whole Lot Condominiums are typically townhouse style condos where the boundaries of the unit are most often the boundaries for the condo’s yard(s).  Usually […]

Georgian Triangle Real Estate Barometer March 15-21, 2013

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:  52 (62, 66, 46 ) Average List Price: $458,298 Range of List Prices: $44,000 […]

And Behind Curtain Number 1 we find…

Nothing says “storage space” like a bike in a bathtub, huh?

Blue Mountain Expansion Public Meeting

The Town of the Blue Mountains has issued a formal Notice of Application and Public Meeting with respect to Blue Mountain Resorts Ltd.’s plans to expand their operations to the far south end of the resort (“the Orchard”.)  According to the Notice, issued by the Planning Department of the Town, the resort’s request will be […]

Georgian Triangle Real Estate Barometer March 8-14, 2013

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:  62 (66, 46, 36, 38 ) Average List Price: $415,750 Range of List […]

Short Term Accommodation By-law UPDATE!

On January 30th, 2013, The Blue Mountains’ town council decided to proceed with finalizing a Draft Short-term Accommodation Licensing By-law. At that meeting, several components of the STA Licensing Draft By-law were either amended, added, withdrawn or perhaps temporarily set aside, for the purpose of having a draft version that would be the basis for […]

Fraser Institute Rankings 2011-12 for Elementary Schools in Georgian Triangle

The Fraser Institute School rankings have become the “Go to” source for many parents in the Collingwood, Thornbury (Blue Mountains), Meaford, Stayner (Clearview), and Wasaga Beach areas.  While I am not completely confident in the outcomes, they do offer insight. The charts below shows how schools in the Georgian Triangle fared and for full details […]

Georgian Triangle Real Estate Barometer March 1-7, 2013

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:  66 (46, 36, 38 ) Average List Price: $501,982 Range of List Prices: $159,000 […]

WINDFALL Development in Blue Mountain

There are a few new developments afoot with the Windfall Subdivision near Blue Mountain.  Sources tell us that right now, they have interest and reservations from about 25 people  with the first sales launch planned for later this Spring.  They are in the process of producing some new brochures, and information for the new floor […]

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