What makes a waterfront “swimmable”?

What makes a waterfront “swimmable”?

Looking for some R&R at a new Waterfront property? “Beautiful four season waterfront home/cottage with weed free swimmable water on Pigeon Lake”. Does this sound familiar to you? If you’ve been actively looking for a waterfront property, I’m pretty sure you have... Read More
Cottage Life Show 2019

Cottage Life Show 2019

The Parkhill Team of Realtors will be at the Spring Cottage Life Show March 21 to 24 – International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, OntarioBowes & Cocks Limited Brokerage – HALL 2, AISLE 1100, BOOTH 1110Get ready for cottage season with us!... Read More
So you want to buy a cottage?

So you want to buy a cottage?

So you want to buy a cottage? Now what?                              The first thing you need to do is call a Realtor. Not just any Realtor, but one that specializes in recreational and cottage properties; me, Jeff Park. I began my career with the Realty and Resource... Read More
A Week Unplugged

A Week Unplugged

I’ll be the first to admit, I’m an addict. My phone comes with me everywhere. So when I agreed to go on a family trip to a rented cottage in the Kawarthas last month, it didn’t occur to me to ‘unplug’. My mother had rented two neighbouring cottages, one for her,... Read More