Photo shows site preparation underway for Talbot Ridge subdivision in Picton.
New Development

Prince Edward County New Development Pipeline

The following developments and sub-divisions make up the pipeline of publicly announced developments for Prince Edward County: 1. Twelve Trees Development name: 12 TreesAddress: 411 Main Street, WellingtonProponent: Royal Trees Limited PartnershipStatus: Approved, pre-sales underway. […]

A rural road in Prince Edward County.
General

Moving To Prince Edward County

If you live in a big city and you’re considering moving to Prince Edward County, there are some things you need to know about rural real estate which you won’t encounter in an urban area. […]

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 […]

Active listings were up in Prince Edward County during the 3rd quarter of 2019, fueled by new homes.
All Homes

3rd Quarter 2019: New Home Sales Continue to Grow

Prince Edward County new home sales continued to grow between June and September 2019, while the median price for homes sold during the quarter continued to increase. Listings Grow, Fueled by New Homes Far more […]

Graph showing the relationship between selling price and property taxes in Prince Edward County
Rules & Regulations

Property Taxes in Prince Edward County

As a real estate broker, out of town buyers often ask me “what are property taxes in Prince Edward County?” Although it would be accurate to say “better than Toronto”, that’s not particularly helpful. To […]

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Rural Properties

Special Issues Buying Rural Property

Many people come to the County because they want to enjoy the rural lifestyle but there are some special issues buying rural property. This article provides a checklist for many of the special issues buying […]

Table shows the average price per acre for waterfront and other vacant land in Prince Edward County, broken down by parcel size.
Vacant Land

Prices Are Increasing For Vacant Land

Summary Although sales have fallen since the bubble market of 2017, prices are increasing for vacant land in Prince Edward County. Historical Sales Sales of vacant properties in the County stagnated for six years following […]

Based on a surprise decision at the April 18th Public Planning meeting, it looks like the County will now allow larger second units
Rules & Regulations

County To Allow Larger Second Units

UPDATE: As an outcome of Council meetings held on July 17th and August 13th, 2019, the County’s zoning by-law was revised to eliminate any reference to a maximum size for second units. Based on a […]