Collingwood is located just northwest of Barrie on the Shores on Georgian Bay and just a short distance from the popular Blue Mountain Ski Resort & Village. It is a vibrant community rich in history and culture. It’s proximity to the Bay and ski hills provides four seasons of endless recreational activities.
Living in Collingwood provides a hub of activity for those who desire a little more adventure from their everyday lifestyle. Here too you’ll find both big city amenities such as several grocery stores, movie theatre, big box stores like Canadian Tire and a large full service Hospital.
The charming downtown core stays true to its small town heritage with a dedicated Heritage Conservation District, fashionable boutiques, art galleries and many restaurants from fast food to fine dining – there is something for everyone – locals and visitors alike.
From grand century homes on pretty tree lined streets to condos to subdivisions, there are properties that fit every need from weekend getaway to family home to carefree condo living Collingwood has something for everyone to enjoy.
Spend some time perusing Collingwood homes for sale, and you’ll quickly take notice of the grand Victorian and century-old homes that line the streets close to the centre of town.
Look a little further and you’ll find a nice selection of modern subdivisions and condominiums. Either way, no matter what you’re looking for, you can find it by living in Collingwood and calling it home.
The Local Gems
A trip to Collingwood just isn’t complete without visiting some of the area staples: places like the Smoke, the Collingwood Brewery, or even making the trip during the world’s largest Elvis Festival. There’s also a collection of farmer’s markets, too, which give living here a distinct rural charm that residents love.
The Perfect Situation
Due to its diverse housing selection, most folks who make the trip to the Georgian Bay area will quickly fall in love with Collingwood. Young couples can invest in condominiums, first-time buyers can find their perfect home, and retirees are likely to find a custom build or something smaller that doesn’t skimp on style.
Is Collingwood a good investment? In a community that is welcoming to everyone, there is something for every buyer in Collingwood and your dream home (or a place to build your dream home) might already be available.
You Have To See...
What’s the best part of living in Collingwood? If it isn’t the proximity to great food, fantastic activities and loads of culture, one of our favourite highlights are simply evenings spent at Sunset Point Park. This is a waterfront experience that gets to the heart of living in Collingwood – amazing scenic views and an opportunity for every day to take your breath away.
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