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First Time Barrie Homebuyers Expectations

Barrie real estate first time buyer

As a first time Barrie homebuyer you may not know exactly what to expect in house prices and types of homes. It may come as quite a shock to find out exactly what you can afford and what is out of your price range when you first start looking at the Barrie homes available.

A lot of first time homebuyers have a palace in mind when they can really only afford a small home. This is something that every agent must address at some point in his career, and it must be handled early enough so that the buyer can learn what to expect and not get his hopes up. The Barrie real estate market is still quite affordable when compared to the GTA, however, home prices have risen here recently and at this time prices are somewhat stretched.  No matter where you are buying in the Barrie reales estate area some basic do’s and Read the rest of this entry

Before Purchasing A Barrie Property – Look At The Crime Rate

Actually before buying a home anywhere, there are a number of factors one should consider, the crime rate probably isn’t the first thought on your list, hence the reason we made it one of our main titles.  Luckily the crime rate in Barrie is fairly low. We still live in a city where  a serious crime makes front page news and tends to stay there for weeks not days. However, carrying out crime rate research is very important when you are planning to purchase Barrie home or move to a particular neighborhood. There are different approaches you can use when doing your research. Here are some good ideas to help you find relevant and helpful information.Barrie Real Estate
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Barrie Real Estate Home Buyers – Answers To Some Common Questions

If you are looking for a great deal on Barrie real estate, you may have some of these homebuyer questions. Every day you can find hundreds of houses that have been put up for sale in the Barrie real estate market and are waiting for a buyer. To help you find that ideal Barrie home that you really want, here are several frequently asked questions and their answers. Discussing buying process with Buyers
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3127 Penetanguishene Road, Craighurst

Just under 10 minutes north of Barrie you will find this uniquely styled home blending beautifully the character of yesteryear with modern day convenience. A large addition in the 1990’s almost doubled the size of this home. The home is situated in the village of craighurst with local convenience stores & LCBO. Close by you will find a multitude of golf courses , ski hills and other out day activities. Horseshoe resort is 5 minutes away by car.Barrie Real Estate - Craighurst - 3187 Penetanguishene Road

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Skiing north of Barrie Real Estate area

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Just north of the Barrie Real Estate area you will find a wonderful ski resort called “Ski Snow Valley”. If you have never been to the Barrie area before and you are coming here this winter to look at our Real Estate then bring your skis with you. We have several good Skiing and snow boarding areas just north of the city. Read the rest of this entry

Barrie Real Estate – 62 Budds Mill

62 Budds Mill in Minesing , Snow Valley

Located just outside Barrie this home is just over a year new and is situated in an upscale executive sub division just a few minutes from Snow Valley Ski resort. Initially designed by Reid and modified and built by Steve Witty (Custom homes) this home has some unique features. With a separate entrance to the basement extended family members will be well taken care of and at the other end of the home on the 3rd floor the loft has been converted into a large open planned family room / childs play room. The views from the upper levels extend northerly across the Minesing wetlands and Southerly over the rear yard.
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Snow Valley Landing – New Listing

BUDDS MILL ROAD IS AN ENCLAVE OF SUBSTANTIAL EXECUTIVE HOMES LOCATED JUST A FEW MINUTES FROM SNOW VALLEY SKI RESORT AT SNOW VALLEY LANDINGS. JUST ONE YEAR NEW THIS HOME HAS A LOT TO OFFER.
SITUATED ON A NEARLY 3/4 ACRE LOT WITH NORTHERLY VIEWS TO THE FRONT AND A LARGE SOUTH FACING REAR YARD.
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Large 4 bedroom 2 storey home located in the popular Kingswood Estates and within the Algonquin school district. This is a large executive style home with approx. 2700sqft of living space + an unfinished basement. Extensive hardwood can be found throughout the main floor of this home.
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Barrie Real Estate – Snow Valley District

WELCOME TO YOUR NEW HOME. THIS IS A 3+ BEDROOM RAISED BUNGALOW IN THE UPSCALE SKI RESORT OF SNOW VALLEY.51 Nicholson Crescent - The Barrie Real Estate Blog

SET AMIDST AN ENCLAVE OF EXECUTIVE HOMES & A FEW MINUTES TO THE BASE OF SNOW VALLEY SKI RUNS THIS HOME IS GOING TO PLEASE YOU. IT’S A WELL DESIGNED AND LAID OUT HOME, FEATURING 2 GAS FIREPLACES, A KITCHEN WITH GRANITE COUNTERS, SEPARATE DINING ROOM AND HARDWOOD, AND CERAMIC FLOORS. THE MASTER BEDROOM FEATIRES DOUBLE DOORS LEADING TO THE WEST FACING DECK, PERFECT FOR YOURHOT TUB. (NOT INCLUDED). THE MASTER ENSUITE ALSO BENEFITS FROM A LARGE SOAKER TUB WITH JETS. THE LOWER LEVEL IS FULLY FINISHED AND INCLUDES MANY ROOMS FOR MUTILPLE USES. THE LOWER REC ROOM CURRENTLY MAKES A WONDERFUL FAMILY GATHERING AREA / THEATRE AND FEATURES THIS HOMES SECOND FIREPLACE. THE BASEMENT ALSO HOUSES A SMALL WORKSHOP AND SEPARATE ENTRANCE TO THE GARAGE. THERE ARE MANY EXTRAS IN THIS HOME SUCH US TIMED LIGHTING AND A GREAT USE OF STORAGE SPACE IN THE GARAGE.THE REAR GARDENS ARE LAID MAINLY TO LAWN BUT FEATURE A SMALL JAPANESE GARDEN AND A RECENTLY PLANTED 32 TREES. THIS HOME SHOWS WELL AND WILL PLEASE THE MOST DISCERNING BUYER. CALL US NOW TO BOOK YOUR PRIVATE SHOWING.

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