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October 2021 Muskoka Market Spotlight

October 2021 MUSKOKA MARKET SPOTLIGHT All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas. Collected from The Lakelands Association of Realtors®   WATERFRONT HUNTSVILLE/LAKE OF BAYS (NORTH MUSKOKA) The highest sale for waterfront was on the Muskoka River selling for […]

September 2021 Muskoka Market Spotlight

September 2021 MUSKOKA MARKET SPOTLIGHT All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas. Collected from The Lakelands Association of Realtors®   WATERFRONT HUNTSVILLE/LAKE OF BAYS (NORTH MUSKOKA) The highest sale for September was on Peninsula Lake selling for $2,799,000 […]

August 2021 Muskoka Market Spotlight

AUGUST 2021 MUSKOKA MARKET SPOTLIGHT All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas. Collected from The Lakelands Association of Realtors®   WATERFRONT HUNTSVILLE/LAKE OF BAYS (NORTH MUSKOKA) The Huntsville/Lake of Bays waterfront market experienced a relatively modest change in […]

July 2021 Muskoka Market Spotlight

JULY 2021 MUSKOKA MARKET SPOTLIGHT All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas. Collected from The Lakelands Association of Realtors®   WATERFRONT HUNTSVILLE/LAKE OF BAYS (NORTH MUSKOKA) The Huntsville/Lake of Bays waterfront market experienced a modest change in average […]

Annual 2020 Market Spotlight

ANNUAL MARKET SPOTLIGHT MUSKOKA All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas.    WATERFRONT HUNTSVILLE/LAKE OF BAYS The Huntsville/Lake of Bays waterfront market experienced a significant increase in average sale price with a 21% increase compared to 2019 where […]

New Year, New Home?

Set Homeownership Goals Whether You’re Buying, Selling, or Staying Put The start of a new year always compels people to take a fresh look at their goals, from health and career to relationships and finance. But with historically low mortgage rates, increased home sales and price growth, and a tight housing inventory, the time is […]

December 2020 Market Spotlight

DECEMBER MARKET SPOTLIGHT MUSKOKA All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas.        Average sale prices for the month of December were up  across Muskoka for both waterfront and off-water detached single family dwellings. The highest recorded […]

Ways to Give Back to Our Local Community This Holiday Season

This year has demonstrated, perhaps more than ever, the importance of our family, friends, neighbours, and community. It truly “takes a village” to keep a community functioning effectively, whether that’s by keeping our waterways clean, feeding the hungry, teaching our kids, or supporting small businesses.   With the holidays right around the corner, December offers […]

November Market Spotlight

NOVEMBER MARKET SPOTLIGHT MUSKOKA All data collected here is representative of single family detached dwellings both on and off water in the South Muskoka and North Muskoka areas.        Average sale prices for the month of November were up 29-35% across Muskoka for both waterfront and off-water detached single family dwellings. Average sale prices […]

Muskoka Market Report to Year to Date | Jan – Oct 2020

Presented by Chris Kapches, President/CEO Chestnut Park Real Estate   In 2020 we have witnessed the first government-induced recession. In an effort to protect the health and safety of its citizens, the Ontario provincial government, and others throughout the world, shut down the economy. This process began in March, and in various degrees, it continues […]

A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021

Circumstances like a once-in-a-hundred-years pandemic and historic inventory shortages might have made you assume that the housing market would lose steam, but there is plenty of evidence to the contrary. As Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) senior economist, Shaun Cathcart noted, “records [are continually] being broken” in the residential property market.1   Indeed, rather than […]

April Market Spotlight Muskoka

APRIL MUSKOKA MARKET DATA   WATERFRONT REAL ESTATE SALES ACTIVITY: Huntsville and Lake of Bays Area Compared to April 2019: Increase in Ave. Sale $ (see notes) 1 more new listing compared to 2019 1 sale Significantly more days on market (consideration must me given to the fact there was only the one sale) Decrease  […]