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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Bigger Home in Muskoka

Posted on Jun 16, 2021

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls When Right-Sizing to a  Bigger Home for Your Growing Family in Muskoka

As young families expand, they often outgrow their living space and buying a larger home evolves into a necessity. This is what most call “UPSIZING”, but we like to call this “RIGHT-SIZING”.  The thought of buying a bigger home is exciting, and there ar...

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5 Important Reasons To Work With a Local Muskoka Realtor

Posted on May 18, 2021

image of Suzanne Martineau Suzanne Martineau is a Master Certified Negotiation Expert (MCNE) and a Broker with RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd. Independently Owned and Operated

Local, Experienced Realtors Are Better Equipped to Set You Up for Success When Buying or Selling in Muskoka

The moment you announce to your family and friends that you are looking To Buy a Cottage or a Home in Muskoka, you may be bombarded with names of relatives and realtor friends, who are eager to help you find that dream property. Oh yes, a trip...

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2021 Guide to Internet Service Providers in Muskoka

Posted on May 04, 2021

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Step by Step Navigation through the Choices in Your Area

When it comes to internet service, finding the right provider can be a daunting task. Add Muskoka to the equation and it becomes almost impossible for most of us to understand why some are still experiencing dial-up speeds in 2021, while others, who live just up the road, are fully immersed in...

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Top 3 Reno Projects Bring 100% ROI in Muskoka

Posted on Apr 18, 2021 in Local Services

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Latest Renovation Trends that Add More Value to Your Muskoka Home or Cottage

2020 proved to be The Year of The Renos in the Muskoka Lakes region for both - those looking to sell their properties as well as those deciding to stay put. Based on early signs, we expect to see the same trend in 2021. In some cases the decision to renovate was driven by a...

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2021 Muskoka Flooding Questions Answered

Posted on Apr 07, 2021

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Information on Muskoka Lakes Water Levels to Help You Protect Yourself, Your Family and Your Property 

The above normal temperatures in Muskoka in the last couple of weeks have contributed to a rapid snowmelt. Coupled with the additional water from rainfall, we can’t help but wonder where all the water is going and how it is being absorbed to prevent...

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Conquering the Muskoka Real Estate Storm

Posted on Mar 20, 2021

Muskoka Residential Real Estate Market Snapshot March 2021
We are a few months into the year and none of us could have predicted this kind of residential market activity here in Muskoka!  This goes for both Waterfront Cottage Property and Residential Off-Water Property. In a nutshell, it is frustrating for many Buyers, while on the on the other sid...

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