Archive for the 'Georgian Triangle – South Georgian Bay' Category

Look at what happened to prices in this Blue Mountain condo development in just two years!

Look at this chart.  These are the sale prices of units that have sold in Mountain Springs Resort near Blue Mountain over the last two years.  All are the same size (737 square feet) although there are some variances in condition of a unit or the views they may have.  Nonetheless, they are pretty similar. […]

Planners Series 2016 – Municipality of Meaford

Each year, local planners meet with the Membership of our SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® to review the past year and tell us about upcoming news for each municipality. For your reading pleasure, below is a summary of the planning presentation from the Municipality of Meaford. Rob Armstrong, Director of Development and Environmental Services gave us […]

Census Data Shows Above Average Growth in South Georgian Bay

The 2016 census data was just released and below is a summary of the findings for the Southern Georgian Bay area including the six key communities of Clearview, Collingwood, Grey Highlands, Meaford, the Blue Mountains and Wasaga Beach. The greatest population growth during the last five year period was in Wasaga Beach, followed by Collingwood; […]

Planners Series 2016 – The Blue Mountains

Each year, local planners meet with the Membership of our SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® to review the past year and tell us about upcoming news for each municipality. For your reading pleasure, below is a summary of the planning presentation from the town of THE BLUE MOUNTAINS. Michael Benner, MCIP RPP Director, Planning and […]

Planners Series 2016: Township of Clearview

Each year, local planners meet with the Membership of our SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® to review the past year and tell us about upcoming news for each municipality. For your reading pleasure, below is a summary of the planning presentation from TOWNSHIP OF CLEARVIEW. Mara Burton, Director of Community Services gave us an update […]

Planners Series 2016: Wasaga Beach

Each year, local planners meet with the Membership of our SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® to review the past year and tell us about upcoming news for each municipality. For your reading pleasure, below is a summary of the planning presentation from the town of WASAGA BEACH. Sheena Harrington-Slade, Planner II and Nathan Wukasch, Planner,  gave […]

How much does an extra bedroom cost you in a condo at Blue?

Before you decide to buy a unit with an extra bedroom for the kids who come and visit twice a year, you may want to see if it makes financial sense. Here is a look at the 2016 condo prices In Collingwood and Blue Mountain.  (Good conversation starters at your next Apres Ski soiree too!) […]

What To Expect In The Collingwood – Blue Mountain Real Estate Market for 2017

Can you see my hands shaking and the sweat dripping from my brow?  That’s because it’s the time when I make my predictions for the year ahead and it’s always slightly terrifying to me.  So far, I have a surprisingly accurate track record but was that just dumb luck? Nonetheless, I’m going to take a […]

Now You Can Get Around South Georgian Bay Easier Without a Car

The Clearview Transit system is now a reality and by partnering with neighboring communities such as Collingwood and Wasaga Beach, it’s now easier to get around South Georgian Bay without a car. Launched on November 21, 2016, the Clearview bus will operate seven days a week from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. running from Stayner […]

Living In Collingwood Versus Living In a Big City

I recently spent some time staying in a larger southern Ontario city in order to be with our daughter and her partner who have just had a beautiful baby boy. (Yes, we’re proud, first time Gramma and Grandpa and madly in love with our new little guy). Even though I was born in Toronto and […]

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