Which Side of Lake Simcoe is Best?

For years there’s been a friendly rivalry going on amongst Lake Simcoe dwellers. It passionately engages homeowners from the north, south, east and west sides of the lake in a tempting challenge for which side of the lake out-shines the others. Here Are The Arguments: On the north side residents and cottagers get full day…
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Lake Simcoe Waterfront Report: 2019 1st Quarter

MARKET REVIEW The first quarter of 2019 is showing a positive start to the year for waterfront sales.  There was a total of 17 sales which, is an increase of 31% since 2018 within the areas that we have been reporting for the past 10 years which include: Georgina Innisfil Oro-Medonte Orillia Ramara Beaverton (NOTE: …
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Lake Simcoe Waterfront: 2018 Market Report

Market Overview In 2018, the Lake Simcoe waterfront real estate market experienced a 6% overall increase to the average sold price within the areas that we have been reporting for the past 10 years which include: Georgina Innisfil Oro-Medonte Orillia Ramara Beaverton The total number of sales dropped by 32% in 2018.  There were 113…
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Lake Simcoe Waterfront: 2018 Mid-Year Sales Update

Highlights: Waterfront sales on Lake Simcoe in the first half of 2018 are down 67% from the same period in 2017.  Days on market however, are higher in some areas including Innisfil, Oro-Medonte and Georgina.  A higher than expected increase in prices affected the Innisfil and Orillia areas with the average price in Innisfil up…
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2017 Market Analysis – Lake Simcoe Waterfront

 Georgina & East/North Shore $1M + List Price since January 1, 2017             Waterfront values in the Georgina area are approx. 43.7% higher than the eastern/north shore based on the year-to-date data published by the Toronto Real Estate Board since January 1, 2017.  This is a higher than average price…
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Shoreline ownership

If you’re looking at waterfront property and wondering if the shoreline is deeded to the land, you will need to do some research before you jump into the purchase. The shoreline and bed of the lakes are both protected by a number of federal and provincial legislated rule and regulations. It’s always important to check…
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