September 16, 2022
Top 5 Reasons to Love Balsam Lake | Kawartha Lakes Boat Tour
Join us on an afternoon cruise of Balsam Lake, in the Kawartha Lakes, Ontario. Balsam Lake has so much to offer: beautiful beaches and hiking trails, the area's rich history, and enjoying everything the Trent-Severn Waterway has to offer. The proximity to Toronto also makes it a desirable destination for both cottagers and full-time residents.
August 26, 2022
You Need to Know THIS Before You Buy a Cottage!
Is the Shore Road Allowance (SRA) owned? It's an important question to ask your realtor when you buy a cottage, and can have consequences when it comes to financing your cottage, building permits and resale value.
June 24, 2022
Why the Kawartha lakes is the Best Place to Live in Ontario
What's so great about living in the Kawartha Lakes? Find out why the Peterborough & the Kawartha Lakes are the best place to live in not just Cottage Country, but in Ontario! From summer fun on the water to the best winter has to offer, there is no place like it anywhere!
November 25, 2022
The Kirkfield Lift Lock: A Modern Marvel in Our Backyard
The Kirkfield Lift Lock: A Modern Marvel in Our Backyard Of the many fascinating places the Kawartha Lakes has to offer, the Kirkfield Lift Lock is a must see.
July 1, 2022
Jump in the Lake Challenge Real Heart Initiative
We are Dean Michel & Jennifer Bacon: a REALTOR® team serving the lakes and communities that make up the Kawartha Lakes area of Ontario. We work from our home on Balsam Lake, and are part of the Century 21 Granite Realty Group Inc. family.
May 19, 2023
Converting the Cottage From 3 to 4 Season: Is it Worth the Investment?
With real estate prices going through the roof, smart buyers are on the lookout for ways to make their money stretch further. Of course they are! Cottages aren’t a cheap investment, and if you are already juggling a mortgage payment or rent, the costs can add up quickly.