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. […]

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 […]

Check the zoning before buying property
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 […]

Existing home sales fell in Prince Edwad County during the second quarter 2019 while new build sales were up.
All Homes

2nd Quarter: Existing Home Sales Down, Prices Up

Summary The key housing metrics gave a mixed message in the second quarter of this year, with some pointing to stronger demand and others suggesting the opposite. On another front, new home sales continued to […]

Prince Edward County license fees for short-term rentals depend on the type of property, the number of rooms, and whether it's an inspection year.
Rules & Regulations

County Approved Airbnb Licensing

At it’s meeting on August 13th, the municipal Council of Prince Edward County approved Airbnb licensing with annual fees, regular inspections and significant penalties for infractions. In this article I highlight some of the key […]

This free seminar on Saturday June 1st will show you how to use free online tools to research properties in Prince Edward County.
Useful Tools

Research Before You Buy

Informed buyers make better decisions! If you want to do your own research before buying property in the County, then this workshop is for you. Participants will learn how to use free online tools like […]