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Here at Sea & Ski Realty, we love living in Grey County, and with the multiplicity of recreational activities, beautiful viewpoints, fine dining establishments, and area of attractions, we know why so many people love this area, too! Our blog is a great resource to rely on if you’re new to the area and have questions about what there is to do and see, as well as what every community in the area offers. If you have any questions about one of our blogs or would like experienced guidance with an upcoming real estate transaction, give us a call today!

Markdale Hospital Update, March 2021

Markdale Hospital Update, March 2021

Yes, really!! It’s finally happening! The long-awaited, highly anticipated construction of the new Markdale Hospital is officially underway!!It seems almost surreal, after years of dedicated fundraising and community involvement, on Monday, March 1st, 2021...

Making a ‘Great Things’ List

Making a ‘Great Things’ List

What’s great about your home? Is it the spacious foyer and generous main floor closet space? Is it the beautiful washroom? Is it the playground that is only a short walking distance away? Although some properties may look similar at first glance, every home is unique...

Picking the Ideal Town for your Next Home

Picking the Ideal Town for your Next Home

Imagine moving to a town that has something you really want, like a nearby golf course in Markdale, more wooded areas and walking trails in Eugenia, or a faster commute to work. How would that impact your lifestyle? Chances are, it would have a big impact! In fact,...

Create More Space in your Kitchen

Create More Space in your Kitchen

Need more storage space in your kitchen for your growing collection of cookware, tableware, and supplies? What if we told you, you don’t even have to do a renovation or add a new table or cupboard. Here are a few simple ideas: Cabinet dividers   Cabinet dividers come...

2020: A Year In Review

2020: A Year In Review

2020 Year in Review We knew that 2020 was going to be a year to remember, but little did we know it would stop us all in our tracks. We decided here at Sea & Ski Realty that we would take this opportunity to make this a year of growth not only as individuals but...

Karen Cox Top Trailblazer in Canadian Real Estate

Karen Cox Top Trailblazer in Canadian Real Estate

Our very own Broker of Record, Karen Cox, has been honoured with the second-place ranking of Trailblazers in Canadian Real Estate for 2020.A Brief History of TRESA From OREA.com   On February 27, 2020, in front of an audience of nearly a thousand REALTORS® at the...

4 Valid Reasons to Sell Your Home

4 Valid Reasons to Sell Your Home

Selling your home is a BIG deal.   When coming to terms with selling your home you may find that suddenly, nostalgia hits.  Remember all the good movie nights in the living room and delicious meals in the kitchen?   Well, you're not alone in this. Here are just a...

Shopping Locally this Holiday Season

Shopping Locally this Holiday Season

Grandma Lambe’s   Grandma Lambe’s is your one-stop-shop for the holiday season.  From fresh homemade baking to artisan created Christmas gifts, to a variety of homemade frozen dinners to pop in the oven after a long day of shopping, this humble family business...

Selling Your Home during the Holidays

Selling Your Home during the Holidays

Everyone knows the best time to sell their home is in the spring, right? Well, there are exceptions to every rule. Selling your home at Christmas can be a better, stress-free and selling experience all around.The general feeling is that buyers are too busy hosting...

Markdale Santa Claus Static Parade 2020

Markdale Santa Claus Static Parade 2020

With 2020 being a year for the books and with Christmas looking a little bit different this time around, the Grey Highlands Chamber of Commerce came up with an amazing way to keep the Christmas spirit alive. On Saturday November 28th, the static Christmas parade was...

Sign Up for Photos with Santa

Sign Up for Photos with Santa

The team at Sea & Ski are so excited to be able to host Santa Claus this year for a very fun and safe Holiday Photo Booth! On November 28th from 2-4pm, we will be at the main intersection in Markdale with Santa! Come visit us after the Christmas Parade!  Sign Up...

So, it’s a bit of a Fixer-Upper?

So, it’s a bit of a Fixer-Upper?

If you’re thinking of selling your home and buying a new property, you might come across an opportunity to purchase a “fixer-upper”. In fact, the home might be priced based on its need for work.Of course, before considering purchasing any property – especially one...