Muskoka Real Estate Market Update

November 18th, 2014

Overview

The numbers continue to improve in the sale of residential non-waterfront, and waterfront properties in Muskoka, Haliburton and Orillia for the month of October. Sales increased by 24.3 percent from the same period last year, with a total of 179 housing units sold in October 2014.

A vast improvement in the sale of waterfront properties

In fact, sales figures for waterfront proper ...

The best of local seasonal beer in Muskoka

November 17th, 2014

If you’ve ever had craft beer, then you’ll know that there’s distinct difference between beers that come from a microbrewery and those that are highly filtered and mass-produced.

Muskoka Brewery and Lake of Bays Brewing Company
Among the purveyors of craft beer, which is already something of an art form in itself, are Muskoka’s very own Muskoka Brewery and Lake of Bays Brewing Company. The f ...

Fall Driving Tours

November 16th, 2014

Fall driving tours in Muskoka are popular and with good reason. There’s a seemingly endless network of roads to explore as well as small, charming towns to visit, all set against the backdrop of the great Algonquin wilderness. What are you waiting for? It’s time to grab a map (maps are available online), get behind the stirring wheel, and go for a scenic drive.

 

Gateway to Muskoka and Beyo ...

Spotlight on New Muskoka Golf Communities

November 7th, 2014

Golf is definitely a part of Muskoka life. Blessed with beautiful scenery perfect for the sport, it’s no wonder why golfers from all over the world come here to enjoy the world-class courses abundant in our region. If the game’s in your blood, then you may want to invest in property in a golf course community. Here are some of the newer ones you’ll find in the region.

Lakeside at Rocky Crest ...

Reel Alternatives presents: Magic in the Moonlight

November 7th, 2014

On Monday, November 17, Reel Alternatives will present Woody Allen’s latest offering Magic in the Moonlight, starring renowned Academy Award-winning British actor Colin Firth and Hollywood darling Emma Stone.

 

A romantic comedy set in the 1920s, Magic in the Moonlight tells the story of acclaimed illusionist Stanley (Colin Firth), who goes on a trip to the French Riviera with an old friend ...

Top 3 Camping Do’s and Don’ts

November 5th, 2014

Heading out for a camping trip anytime soon? Keep these do’s and don’ts in mind to make sure your trip will be more about enjoying the outdoors and connecting with nature than anything else.

Camping Do’s:
1. Do: come prepared
This might seem like an obvious point, but coming prepared and foreseeing every possible need before going to your camping destination is of the utmost importance. Maki ...