Royal LePage Baby Boomer Property Trends Survey

More than 1.4 million boomers across Canada expect to buy a home in the next five years 56 per cent of boomers consider their local housing market unaffordable for retirement 9 per cent of boomer parents do not expect their kids to move out until after the age of 35; this number is almost three [...]

Canada Day Contest!

Celebrate Canada Day on the water! Enter for a chance to win 2 tickets to the SOLD OUT Firework Boat Cruise on The Huronic with Collingwood Charters!! Wrap up your Canada Day Celebrations with a scenic view of the escarpment on a sunset tour and finished off with a magnificent view of the fireworks over the harbour! [...]

Working from the Cottage: What you Need to Know

Summer is almost here and you may be wondering how you can get your work done, but still enjoy summer’s short bounty. If you are planning on buying a new home away from home property, there are a number of factors you should consider if you plan to work from that property. Find a property […]

Should I Renovate or Sell?

If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you know that we are currently in a frenzied seller’s market. With a huge lack of inventory, prices have shot up, exacerbating the lack of inventory, as people don’t want to sell only to have to buy at a much higher price. Instead, many Collingwood homeowners are […]

7 Projects That Will Increase Your Home’s Value

Before you sell your Collingwood home, you may want to do a few projects that will inevitably increase its value and get you a higher list/selling price. While not all renovations or repairs will net you a profit at sale time, there are a few that will increase the value in your home. 1. Update […]

Do I Buy Now or Keep Saving?

As a young potential home buyer, you may be getting advice from all over – your parents, your grandparents, your friends and from what you read in the news. The older generation may be espousing the notion of saving up at least 20% of your purchase price as a down payment for your first home. […]

How to Make Your Home Appear Larger

In this current seller’s real estate market in Collingwood, homes are selling easily, quickly and for top dollar. Buyers are sacrificing some of the most important features of a home just to get into the market. But, this doesn’t mean that if your home is small, that you shouldn’t have them believe that it looks […]