Overall, there’s still plenty of real estate action in Ontario’s cottage country — Muskoka’s market included.
Sep 27, 2023
Located at 4163 South Portage Road on the coveted Lake of Bays, the classic cottage boasts 195 ft of sandy shoreline with southeast exposure.
Ontario's cottage country saw an increase in rentals pre-pandemic, but it really picked up steam as Canadians couldn't use their passports to travel and looked to vacation closer to home. Now, buyers consistently ask about potential rental income when purchasing a cottage.
"To understand and respond to the 'present' Lakelands North waterfront cottage country market, we must go 'back to the past'."
"[With water-access properties,] you’ll get much more value; larger pieces of land, generally speaking, with longer shorelines and more privacy.”
The urban-meets-country-inspired market and snack bar opened last week in Muskoka, offering locals a one-stop shop for gourmet provisions.
Bigwind Lake Provincial Park is slated for significant upgrades, including overnight campgrounds, cabins, and canoeing.