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Milton, ON

Milton is situated in Southern Ontario and is part of the GTA. It is centrally located on Highway 401 and Near Highways 407, 403, 410, 427, 400 and Just 20 mins from Pearson International Airport. Originally named Mill Town, Milton was made a town in 1857 and is now part of the municipality of HaltonMilton became famous when it was announced in 2006 that it was the fastest growing community in Canada. Growth in Milton exploded following the opening up of new development when Milton expanded it water and waste facilities in the early part of the 21st Century. The population as of 2014 is approximately 105,000 with projected population figures to be 162,000 by 2021 and 238,000 by 2031. 

Things to Do

Milton is located adjacent to the Niagara Escarpment, a UNESCO bio-sphere reserve and boasts many important heritage areas. Milton has double the green space and recreational space than anywhere in the GTA. 5 large parks are operated by Conservation Halton with the town limits. Hikers and nature lovers enjoy the extensive walking and hiking paths on the Bruce Trail which extends from Niagara Falls to Tobermory. Crawford Lake is a meticulously maintained Native heritage museum where visitors can view a recreated Native village. MountsbergRattlesnake Point also provide extensive outdoor activities and great views over the escarpment. The Glen Eden Ski and Snowboard Centre provides winter fun right in town and has an excellent ski school.  The highlight  of the Fall is the Milton Fall Fair which is now 60 years strong and features an agricultural show, livestock, a demolition derby and other traditional fall fair events.

Real Estate

When the “Big Pipe” projected was completed, bringing water to the town from Lake Ontario, the builders moved in, creating extensive new subdivisions around the town. Services have grown in Milton to serve the growing population. Milton has amongst the lowest residential and business property taxes in the GTA. The average price of a home in the Halton Region in Jan 1996 was 237,215 and as of September 2014 it now stands at 630,516, an increase of 265%. The median age of Milton Residents 34.1, one of the youngest in Canada with the average family income being $114,495

Local Attractions

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The Hughes family has been fruit farming for six generations (over 100 years). Farmer John’s parents, Leslie and Isobel Jane Hughes, purchased this farm in 1960 when their farm in Mississauga was sold for development. When John and Laura got married and moved to Springridge it seemed there was no future in growing and selling wholesale sour cherries. John, a graduate of Horticulture at the University ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-25
Fun Activities for Families in York Region Under $20 With March Break upon us, many families are scratching their heads for ways to entertain their children. Some families have signed up for March Break camps and activities or programs that can be quite costly-especially with more than just one or two children. So we scoured and scraped around to find some low cost activities in the local area to ... Read More...
Posted by Lisa Fedele on 2015-03-17

Construction and Expansion

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Do you find it difficult to find car parking at Milton Go Station? Have you ever considered leaving your car at home and taking Milton Transit to the Go Station? You can can avail of a discounted fair when connecting with Milton Transit and Go Transit at Milton Go Station. The discounted fair is 65 Cents or you can avail of a month pass for 26 dollars. Simply present your Presto Card, GO Pass or ticket ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-24
The Town of Milton has received a complete application for a proposed Temporary Use By-law for Town-wide facilities in relation to the Pan Am Games. Members of the public are invited to provide input at a Statutory Public Meeting hosted by the Town of Milton. The meeting shall take place on March 30th immediately following the Council meeting at 7pm. For further details please visit www.milton.ca Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-12

Community Events

Milton Election 2014

Over 500 electors showed up to vote at yesterday’s Advance Vote! This Voter turnout represents an alomost 350% from the first Advance Vote date in 2010. To see a full list of Advance Vote dates and locations, please visitwww.MiltonVotes.ca. #miltonON

Coffee Meet and Greet on Friday 10th October Milton Seniors' Activity Centre

Fancy a Coffee and and a chance to meet some new Friends at the same time?? Then pop in and say hello at the Milton Seniors’ Activity Centre on 500 Childs Dr., Milton, ON on Friday 10th October between  2:00 - 4:00pm.  Meet new people and tap your feet to some music. Free of Charge Phone: 905-875-1681 for further details. 

All State Canada Food Drive in Aid of Milton Salvation Army Food Bank

Allstate Canada have arrived in Milton. To celebrate the opening they are holding a special event to help Milton Familes in Need. Please drop off any non perishable food items that you have to help the Milton Salvation Army food bank. There shall be food, drink, prizes and special guest appearances. Prizes include an autographed Edwin Encarnacion Blue Jays Jersey. All State will match your donations by weight. So come along on Wednesday October 8th between 4 and 7 pm for fun, food and prizes at 71 James Snow Parkway, Milton

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Mark it in your social diary!! March 27th at Milton Seniors Activity Centre.  The Celtic Night. Why not come along for a wee bit of Celtic tradition including a delicious dinner of Celtic Food followed by the sounds of music from Ireland Scotland and the Maritimes. Commencing at 6pm. Tickets are 20 dollars for members and 22 dollars for non members. Call 905 875 1681 for further information. Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-25
Its time for the Milton Stuff a Bus Easter Campaign for 2015. Celebrate the season of giving with Milton Transit this Easter! Help them stuff-a-bus and support the local Salvation Army food bank with non-perishable donations. This years Stuff a Bus Campaign shall take place on the 4th April from 10am to 3pm at Metro in Milton. Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-24

Family & Kids

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From March 24th 2015, you can now register for Spring and Summer Swimming Lessons in the Town Of Milton. You can register online and by automated phone through eservices.milton.ca and 905-875-5400. Alternatively you can register in person at town facilities including, Milton Sports Centre, Leisure Centre and Seniors' Activity Centre. Spring/Summer Community Services Guides are available online at milton.ca ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-24
March Break is here again!! Are you scratching your head wondering how you will keep the kids occupied next week. Well Toronto Zoo are holding their Animal Enrichment Extravaganza from March 14th-22nd between 10am-2pm. Explore the 6 Indoor Tropical Pavilions which feature animals from around the world. You can also learn how Toronto Zoo use enrichment techniques to engage the animals on a daily ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-12

Parks & Recreation

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The Town of Milton are running a series of drop in recreational events during March Break. If you would like to stay active over the March Break then check out the full schedule of March Break activities taking place at Town of Milton facilities by visiting www.Milton.ca Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-08
Snowshoes offer a unique perspective on a unique season! A truly Canadian activity, snowshoeing is a magical way to explore the winter landscape while getting exercise at the same time. If you are new to snowshoeing then Crawford Lake and Mountsberg offer snowshoe rentals. Crawford Lake also offers popular Sunset Snowshoe Hikes for families and Moonlight Snowshoe Hikes for adults every Saturday ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-05

Market Reports and Conditions

TREB Monthly Housing Figures Released 

TREB have announced that residential sales reported through the TorontoMLS system during the first 2 weeks of October were up by 12.2 per cent compared to the same period in 2013. Over the same period, new listings entered into TREB were up by a lesser 5.9 per cent.The average selling price for properties during the first two weeks of October was $583,719 – up by 8.8 per cent compared to the same period in 2013.

When it comes to Homes, Canadians are Clean Freaks

Some results from the Century 21 Home Critic Campaign to date have found that if your house has old flooring, just make sure it’s spotless. Uncleanliness tops home buyers' turn off list (60%), whereas dated flooring (40%) or bold paint colours (18%) have much less impact.

TREB Monthly Housing Figures Released 

TREB have announced that there were  a total of  8,051 transactions reported through the Toronto Real Estate Board in September 2014. This reflects a 10.9% increase compared to September 2013. The average selling price for September 2014 was $573,676 which shows an increase of 7.7% cent compared to August 2013. The average selling price for a home year to date is $563,813, an increase of 8.5% for the first 9 months of 2013.

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On July 1, 2015, new requirements shall be introduced to the Real Estate Industry via amendments to the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act, 2002 (“REBBA”) under Bill 55, will come into force. These changes are intended to address the issue of “multiple offers” in the real estate marketplace. Bill 55 introduced a number of changes to REBBA, most notably around handling offers. They are 1) Bill ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-27
Budget For Buying A Home Deposit: Typically 5% of the purchase price. This money will be held in a trust account and used towards your down payment on closing. Home Inspection: Although a home inspection is not mandatory, hiring a home inspector may save you headache and money down the road. Average home inspections can range from $300-$600, depending on size, type and location of home. Make ... Read More...
Posted by Alex Winiarski on 2015-03-27

Restaurants / Bars / Coffee Houses

Have you checked out the Live Bait Ale House in Milton. Located at 1185 Maple Avenue in Milton. It is a locally owned locally owned and operated Bar and Restaurant. The founding principles of the Live Bait Ale House has been to focus on great food and beverage, great service, great staff, and a great atmosphere so you can “Eat, Relax and Enjoy” while dining in their location..You should ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-12
Milton's Harrop Restaurant is located at 345 Steeles Ave East in Milton. Its is located in a colonial mansion which dates back to 1870 and was constructed by an immigrant Scottish family. Come along and enjoy a meal in this beautiful building. Harrop restaurant are offering you and a friend the opportunity to dine for $40. For reservations, please call 905-878-8161 or visit their facebook ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-02-24

Schools & Universities

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On Thursday, April 9, 2015, the Halton District School Board’s 26th annual Halton Skills Competition will be hosted by Craig Kielburger Secondary School in Milton. Approximately 1,000 elementary and secondary students from across the Halton boards will compete in a wide range of skills in more than 40 competitions. Teams of elementary students in Grades 4-8 will take part in activities ranging ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-28
Have you ever wondered how schools in your area are named? Who are the people they are named after? What is the significance of the place they are named after? Many schools in the Halton area are named to honour the civic contributions of particular individuals or to commemorate unique local traditions, culture and the history of the community.Halton District School Board have put together a ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-26

Shopping

Milton Farmers Market

Milton Farmers’ Market has been supplying fresh produce to the people of Milton, Ontario, since 1972. It is operated by  The Milton Chamber of Commerce conducts it each Saturday from the month of May to October and is one of Ontario’s best outdoor Farmers’ Markets. Come along, Bring your family and see the best of fresh produce on offer!! From 7:00 am - 12:00 pm on Saturday on Milton's Main Street

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The final "Downtown for the Holidays" event will take place on Thursday 18th December from 6pm-9pm. Enjoy FREE horse-drawn wagon rides through Downtown streets,  Holiday music performed by Smash!, Extended hours and promotions offered by Downtown businesses, "A Frozen Christmas" hosted by So Charming, (Registration Required, call 905-864-6912 or visit socharming.ca for details), Beaver ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2014-12-16
On Friday December 5th at 10am, The Beer Store will be celebrating the re-opening of its newly redesigned location in Milton. The 6500 square foot store features a bright, fresh interior and approximately 274 brands of beer. Ted Moroz, President of The Beer Store, and Indira Naidoo-Hariss, MPP for Halton, will reopen the renovated Beer Store with a ribbon cutting ceremony. It Is Located at 1015 Bronte ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2014-12-02

Sports & Activities

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The Milton Tennis Club was originally established in 1923 on Main Street in Milton. 1969 saw the club change its location to Rotary Park and once again the club moved to a 3rd Location in 1983 to 670 Childs Drive. The Grand opening of their current location was held on May 8th 2004 and they now play at 800 Santa Maria Blvd. Registration will take place at the club house on 18th, 19th, 25th ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-26
The Milton Mavericks Lacrosse 2015 season kicks off in 8 Days Time. Its not to late to register to play. If you are interested in Lacrosse and what to inquire about joining the team then why not come along to the final registration day of the season. Saturday March 28, 2015 is the final registration date for the 2015 season. Registration takes place from 10am - 4pm at Milton Sports Centre, ... Read More...
Posted by Colm Walpole on 2015-03-25
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