pei real estate: How To Access Prince Edward Island, Canada - 01/29/19 05:32 AM
Prince Edward Island is the smallest of the 10 provinces of Canada. It is located on the east coast surrounded by Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland with a population of app. 150,000. Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick make up the Maritime Provinces while Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland compose the Atlantic Provinces of Canada.
 
There are 3 ways to get to PEI: (1) by flying into the airport in the capital city of Charlottetown, (2) by a ferry service running from Caribou, Nova Scotia to Wood Islands, PEI, (3) by taking the Confederation … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Lighthouses in Prince Edward Island, Canada - 01/28/19 05:34 PM
The above lighthouse is located in Prince Edward Island, Canada, and their function over the years has been invaluable to the many fishermen who relied so heavily on them; however today they are not relied on as much. Why? well, the technology now available in fishermen's boats are so advanced the need for lighthouses have become more a nice structure to look at when viewed next to sand dunes or entrance to scenic harbours, and as far as importance to the PEI Real Estate market, they are not in any great demand by purchasers.
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pei real estate: Kelly Ripa Praises Prince Edward Island, Canada - 09/03/12 04:07 AM
Kelly Ripa praises Prince Edward Island as favourite family destination When asked in a recent interview what her favourite destination has been for family getaways, Ripa’s answer is surprising. She loves the British Virgin Islands and goes to Colorado every year to ski and snowshoe. But if she had to pick just one?
“Prince Edward Island has stayed with me,” says Ripa, who travelled there in July 2010 for four episodes of what was then Live! with Regis and Kelly.
“It’s left its mark on me. I think about it, I dream about it. I remember seeing my children happier there … (4 comments)

pei real estate: Opening of Lobster Season 2012, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 07/20/12 10:15 PM
Opening day of the PEI Lobster Season in Prince Edward Island, Canada...see below picture of lobster boat heading out to the Lobster grounds with the view of a golden sunrise...yours truly was helping a friend on the opening day. It was a great chance to mingle with the local fishermen to see if they had any PEI Real Estate needs. The fishermen do well in their fishing profession, it is one of the 3 main industries in Prince Edward Island.
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George W Jordan, Owner/Broker, Red Soil Real Estate Inc., http://www.buysellpei.com

 
 
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pei real estate: Realtors Stimulate The Economy in Prince Edward Island, Canada - 12/13/11 01:57 AM

Governments of late have taken credit for injecting billions of dollars into large economies to add more jobs and less the risk of a recession or depression. Well, in a smaller but significent scale, Realtors are doing the same important task here in Prince Edward Island, Canada.
One Example may help to backup the claim that Realtors STIMULATE the economy. Recently this Realtor sold two side-by-side oceanfront lots in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Before they were sold, the lots were just "sitting there". Since the lots sold much action and many jobs resulted. A Construction company was given a lot of work … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Royalty Coming To Prince Edward Island, Canada - 05/31/11 12:33 AM
It's official, the Royal Couple William & Kate who were recently married, will be coming to the picturesque Canadian province of Prince Edward Island. The official dates are July 3rd and July 4th, 2011. One of the reasons for the Royal visit to PEI is because of the love Kate has for the classic book  "Anne of Green Gables". It was a favourite book of Kate's and introduced her to the province of Prince Edward Island. William & Kate will visit the capital city of Charlottetown, and the other city of Summerside.
Prince Edward Islanders will give William & Kate a huge welcome. They … (2 comments)

pei real estate: Historic Lighthouse Will Live Again - Prince Edward Island, Canada - 05/31/11 12:07 AM

 
The historic lighthouse in Beach Point, Prince Edward Island, Canada that was displaced from its location by a storm/tidal surge took the first step in returning to its original location. Yesterday (May 30, 2011) the lighthouse was hauled from its position at the Beach Point parking yard to within a few hundred feet of where it will once again be at the entrance to the harbour. The Federal Department of Fisheries & Oceans will build a base for it very close to its original position. The lighhouse should be ready around the last of June, 2011.
This is great news … (1 comments)

pei real estate: Ducks Unlimited - Canada (DUC) - 05/04/11 12:25 AM


Ducks Unlimited is a private organization dedicated to preserving the many wetlands in Atlantic Canada (Prince Edward Island...Nova Scotia...New Brunswick...Newfoundland) to give hundreds of species of waterfowl the natural habitat for them to have a happy existence in the ecosystem. There are approximately 120,000 acres of wetlands under the control of Ducks Unlimited in Atlantic Canada.
Recently the Lieutanant Governor of Prince Edward Island presented the Greenwing Conservation Award to Charles H. Perret & Gloria McKinnon Perret for their hard work in preserving the wetlands in Prince Edward Island, Canada. The Perret's donated 173 acres of wetlands to the … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Website - Government of Prince Edward Island, Canada - 04/30/11 01:44 PM
A Prince Edward Island website that is packed with information on the scenic island province of Prince Edward Island is the PEI Government website. It contains all of the government of PEI departments with names, phone numbers & email addresses of the government officials from the Ministers of each department all the way down the department.
In the area of real estate, the website contains information on many aspects of PEI real estate properties such as all the rules about subdividing a property in PEI, or information about doing a Perk Test for the septic system approval on a PEI lot. … (0 comments)

pei real estate: The 2011 Canadian Election - 10 Provinces...3 Territories - 03/29/11 08:36 AM
The great country of Canada is presently in the start of a Federal Election because of a lack of confidence in the Progressive Conservative government headed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Canada, for the last number of years, has been ruled by a minority government including the Liberals, New Democratic Party, and the separatist Bloc Party representing the province of Quebec. Prime Minister Harper is looking for a majority government so that he can bring Canada out of its deficit and give greater financial security to its citizens.
Prince Edward Island, the smallest of the 10 provinces of Canada, is represented … (2 comments)

pei real estate: New Convention Centre, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 03/17/11 02:11 AM
New Convention Centre to be build on the Charlottetown waterfront next to the Delta Prince Edward hotel in beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada. Presently the site is the home of the Canadian Coast Guard which will move to another location in the capital city. This new Convention Centre will be a partnership between the Prince Edward Island Provincial Government, and the Federal Government of Canada. It will be connected (physically) to the Delta Prince Edward hotel and managed by it.
This new Convention Centre will add much money to the PEI Tourist industry in the capital city and surrounding areas. It … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Cavendish Beach Music Festival, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 03/09/11 02:26 AM
Cavendish, Prince Edward Island, Canada is a very special place with its world famous tourist accomodations, super white sand ocean beaches/sand dunes, excellent Golf Courses, Anne of Green Gables home, and much more. Recently, another attraction feature in Cavendish is the acclaimed Cavendish Beach Music Festival now held yearly to showcase international singing stars. This year July 7-10th, the featured performer will be Brad Paisley, Country Music Entertainer of the year along with a well-known supporting cast. People from all parts of the world come to this exciting Cavendish festival. The spin-offs are great for the local PEI tourist operators, and … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Real Estate Trading Act, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/27/11 02:35 AM
The PEI Real Estate Association in Prince Edward Island, Canada, is not a "free for all". Every PEI Realtor, and every PEI Real Estate transaction has to meet the standards of the Real Estate Trading Act. This act was passed in the PEI legislature some years ago, and is the "watchdog" of the PEI Real Estate system.
PEI Realtors also have a "Realtors Code" as members of the Canadian Real Estate Association to perform at a high standard to the public. The core to this code is the honesty & integrity of each individual Realtor. It's important to treat clients with respect, … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Scotties Tournament of Hearts, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/27/11 01:17 AM
The 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts Curling Championship is being held in Charlottetown, the capital city of Prince Edward Island, Canada. The games are being held at the Civic Centre on Kensington Road.
Last year's Team Canada champion Jennifer Jones and her team will be playing team Saskatchewan today for the championship. If Jones wins, it will be the 4th straight Canadian Curling championship for her team.
This Canadian Curling championship will attract many visitors to PEI and especially Charlottetown. The local businesses are delighted with the event as sales revenues will be up substantially. There are a lot of excellent accomodations … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Prince William & Kate Middleton Coming To Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/16/11 02:28 AM

Exciting news for the beautiful island province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. Prince William & Kate Middleton are coming to PEI the 3rd and 4th of this July. They are getting married April 29 in London, England. Prime Minister Stephen Harper invited the couple to Canada and they graciously accepted the offer. Prince William & Kate will take part in Canada Day celebrations in the capital city of Ottawa, Canada.
This gracious visit by Prince William & Kate will give a great boost to the economy of Prince Edward Island, especially the tourism sector...it will also enhance the already robust … (1 comments)

pei real estate: American Investors...Come Buy Again in Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/14/11 09:27 AM
The PEI Real Estate market in Prince Edward Island, Canada is "not on life support", it is dynamic and energized, but it could be that much better if the American investors came back in full force. In the past when the American dollar was much stronger than the Canadian dollar, many American investors purchased good properties in PEI, especially many of the great oceanfronts that line the periphery of the province. In recent times, the American dollar lost its advantage over the Canadian dollar, but more than this, the United States economy, mainly due to the bottoming out of the American … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Scenic Waterfront Property, Murray River, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/13/11 02:10 AM

 
Scenic 22 Acre Waterfront with house and bldgs. in picturesque fishing community of Murray River, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Property fronts on MacLure's Pond app 500 feet and app. 700 feet on Dover Road very near Main Street, Murray River, PEI...House is 3 bedroom...large & smaller buildings...property would make a great horse minifarm, as there are acres of clear land as well as some woodland for firewood, etc. Price...$99,000. Canadian...
For more information on this adorable property on the PEI Real Estate market...
George W. Jordan, Owner/Broker, Red Soil Real Estate Inc., www.buysellpei.com/listings2.html
 
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pei real estate: Jack Frost Children's Winterfest, Charlotttown, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 02/13/11 01:45 AM


Jack Frost Children's Winterfest is a poplar event for children and the whole family in the scenic capital city of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. This year the enjoyable festival is located behind the Zellers Mall in a large field with plenty of room for snow sculptures, hockey games, etc. It brings together Prince Edward Islanders for a weekend of outdoor fun. It is a wonderful occasion to get out and meet old and new friends and enjoy the "great outdoors"...
Charlottetown is a beautiful city that is evergrowing and meeting the needs of the local residents as well … (0 comments)

pei real estate: Regis & Kelly Coming to Prince Edward Island, Canada - 05/20/10 05:46 AM


Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa, stars of the hit morning show "Live! With Regis & Kelly" are coming to beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada to tape 4 shows at the Confederation Landing Park in downtown Charlottetown, the capital city of PEI. This will be a great boost for the PEI Tourist businesses and will also enhance the PEI Real Estate market because the millions of views of the show will be introduced to Prince Edward Island for the first time and will surely want to come to PEI and invest in its real estate.
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pei real estate: 70 Mile Yard Sale, Prince Edward Island, Canada - 09/27/09 12:54 AM

This weekend marks the 12th Annual 70 Mile Yard Sale in beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada. Many interested buyers from PEI, other parts of Canada, etc., journey to southeastern Prince Edward Island to find the yard sale items that best meets their needs.
The 70 mile yard sale in PEI is tremendous for local businesses such as restaurants, gas bars, B&B's, cottages, stores, etc. No doubt their sales will soar this weekend.
It's also a great time to get out and meet old and new friends, have a chat, and enjoy the fellowship of the event. For a PEI Real … (3 comments)

 
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