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Ski right to your back door

Built in 2001 at the base of the Alpine Ski Club, this custom-crafted chalet enjoys a “fantastic location for the current or future club member,” says listing agent Andres Paara of Royal LePage Locations North, who has listed the property with Karen Willison. 278 more words

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For Sale: Bright cottage on Lake Simcoe waterfront

This property has 50 feet of water frontage and a 30-ft. dock, in a lovely enclave of cottages and homes on a beautiful piece of Lake Simcoe shoreline, says listing agent Anne Chilton. 191 more words

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Great lakes: The Kawarthas and Haliburtons inspire cottage-area artisans

Kawartha Lakes is finally getting its due. For years the region has been dubbed the “secondary” cottage country (when compared with the more-flashy lifestyle of the Muskoka area). 495 more words

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Fractional cottage ownership: All the fun you can handle, with much less work

Shared ownership of vacation properties got a bad rap years ago with timeshares. High-pressure sales tactics and a general lack of regulation turned off potential buyers. 719 more words

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Cottage financing: An entirely different kettle of fish

No furnace? No foundation? When it comes to buying a cottage, that could mean no financing.
City dwellers are beginning to think of ducks and docks as a respite from concrete and congestion. 842 more words

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Get Outside: Cottage life, on the horizon at last

After watching Algonquin, Jonathan Hayes’ new indie Canadian drama set in Algonquin Park, we have the itch to be outdoorsy, even if it’s just in the city. 243 more words

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