Canada Day 2014
Capping off the annual Promenade Days, Canada Day in Barrie features live entertainment, family fun activities, and beautiful fireworks over Kempenfelt Bay. July 1st 2014 marks the 147th anniversary of Canada, and Barrie will be celebrating with events, entertainment, and activities not to be missed.
Family Fun Zone: Heritage Park, 1–9pm
Posted by Jodi Swayze
on June 30, 2014
You really know Summer is upon us when the BarrieLicious Festival arrives! BarrieLicious is a wonderful event that selected restaurants all over Barrie host. A select menu is given at a set price that includes a choice of appetizers, mains and desserts. The price of the meal is usually reduced to a fair amount to invite customers to experience new choices and new restaurants that they were possibly ...
Posted by Carolyn Riddle
on June 25, 2014
Century 21 in Angus is collecting food and cash donations for the Angus Food Bank.
Due to the overwhelming need after the tornado just over a week ago the shelves have been depleted.
If you are able to donate please drop it off at
Century 21 BJ Roth Realty
4 Pine River Road
If you need a pick please call me at 705-796-4663 and I will come and get it.
Posted by Cheryl Ferguson
on June 25, 2014
Canada Day will be here soon along with the long weekend! Barrie will be hosting many events that weekend including the annual Promendade Days. Canada Day in Barrie features live entertainment, family fun activities, and beautiful fireworks over Kempenfelt Bay on July the 1st at 10pm. July 1st 2014 marks the 147th anniversary of Canada, and Barrie will be celebrating with events, entertainment, ...
Posted by Carolyn Riddle
on June 24, 2014
Currently trending in the real estate market in Barrie, we are seeing one the hottest Sellers markets in recent years. Sale prices are on the increase, about 6.7% over last year. It has been a frustrating time for buyers, especially in the first home price range, where we are consistently seeing more and more competing offers, resulting in sale prices for thousands over asking. There is an ...
Posted by Chad Traynor
on June 16, 2014
Price Your Home Right, From the Start!
A good REALTOR® will help you determine the correct price for your home based on a thorough comparative market analysis (CMA). The reason it’s so important to price your home appropriately from the beginning is that a home that’s priced too high will languish on the market without any offers.
Even if you lower the price later, you will have ...
Posted by Malcolm Diasio
on June 4, 2014
Just to share the fun with you and just in case you haven't seen this yet~!
Watch the Drum Off on Jimmy Fallon and the Tonight Show between comedian movie star Will Ferrell and the drummer Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers!
And that's how its done! So gab a mid-week lunch time laugh before you get back to work!
(PS: Do you know of anyone wishing ...
Posted by Shawn Gannaw
on May 28, 2014
On May 1, 2014, CMHC made the announcement that premiums for default insurance would go up by an average of 15 per cent. While existing mortgages will not be affected, new home buyers that can’t afford a down-payment of at least 20 per cent will now face new implications, and therefore, need to make sure they’re prepared.
This new increase can be financed over the life of your mortgage ...
Posted by Brian Turner
on May 27, 2014
CENTURY 21 Canada Open House Weekend Blitz Contest
Boost your home's value!
You could win a $10,000 curb appeal prize pack including:
Hands-on design consult from celeb outdoor designer Carson Arthur, host of the HGTV series Critical Listing
Black&Decker outdoor tools
MicroPro Sienna wood deck or pergola
Rinox stone fireplace & small patio to set it on
Visit a participating ...
Posted by Barb Akiwenzie
on May 21, 2014
Buying your first home can be an overwhelming experience but it does not have to be.
Be fully informed; educate yourself and know what to expect.
Arm yourself with a Realtor they are your best ally. Working with a registered real estate professional gives you valuable protection. There are three pillars to that protection: knowledge, professional standards and insurance.
Here's a short video ...
Posted by Jessica Hope Carlson
on May 20, 2014