Map published by Prince Edward County shows location of all 826 Short-Term Accommodations (STA's) authorized to operate.
Rentals - Short Term

STA Regulation Timeline

Follow the development of regulation of Short-Term Accommodations (STA’s) in Prince Edward County from the first steps in 2017 to present. October 2021 County publishes map of all STA’s which shows number doubled to 826. […]

Blog

Media Focus on PEC Price Inflation

Broker of Record Treat Hull was covered by major national and regional media during March 2021 discussing runaway County home prices. Coverage included the lead article in the Toronto Star business section and an article […]

Chart shows that average house prices in Muskoka have been 20-33% higher than in Prince Edward County over the last 5 years.
Market Trends 2020

Prices Compared in Rural Areas

Introduction Some buyers coming from areas like Toronto start out to buy in the County, while other “comparison shop” between different rural areas, looking at things like house values and amenities. So how do Prince […]

Aerial photo shows how to recognize an unopened road allowance on Prince Edward County's municipal GIS.
Rules & Regulations

Unopened Road Allowances

If you are buying a rural home or vacant land in Prince Edward County, you may encounter unopened road allowances. Crown Survey History Before diving into unopened road allowances, a little early Loyalist history is […]

Rural properties have special challenges when applying for a mortgage so you're better off with local financing.
General

You’re Better Off With Local Financing

If you’re looking to buy property in Prince Edward County and you’re come from another area such as the GTA, you may be tempted to turn to your banker or mortgage broker there to get […]

Relevant Reading

September 2021 Housing Market Assessment,  Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation (CMHC), September 28th, 2021

Government Cool Down Likely to Target Investors vs First-Time Home Buyers, MoveSmartly, March 29th

10-4 on County’s New Official Plan, Countylive.ca, February 25th

Canada Could See A Rural Boom As Remote Working Becomes Permanent, Toronto Star, Feb 11th

Commission Fees

As a member of the Quinte & District Association of Realtors our brokerage fees are paid from the seller’s commission for homes listed on MLS.