The chart shows that demand for short-term rentals in Prince Edward County started much higher than 2019 but declined in February, potentially reflecting the early impact of COVIF-19.
COVID-19

COVID-19 & Short-Term Rentals

The short-term rental business in Prince Edward County is likely to shrink this year because of the COVID-19 virus. The question is how much it will shrink. Supply Through the end of February, the number […]

Image shows zoning in the hamlet of Bloomfield, Prince Edward County
Rules & Regulations

How Planning & Zoning Work

If you’re like most people, land use planning is somewhat of a mystery, so the purpose of this article is to explain how planning and zoning work. Provincial Policy Statement Planning in Ontario is based […]

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 […]

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 […]