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By Mark Vosylius, Toronto, Ontario
(Mana Investments )
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When to sell a real estate investment property. The recent report by the Bank of Montreal ( Financial Post Financial, March 3) stating that perhaps we are at the top of our cycle only confirms what we discussed here only a few weeks ago. The affordability index in Canada is too high. The report s...

By Mark Vosylius, Toronto, Ontario
(Mana Investments )
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70 West St Orillia- Real Estate Investment For Sale ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Fantastic investment property for sale in Orillia. Only asking $219,000. Gross monthly income is 2050.  Walk to all amenities in Downtown Orillia Ontar...

By Mark Vosylius, Toronto, Ontario
(Mana Investments )
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I thought I should write on the trials and tribulations of finding a good CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system. In my mind real estate (in fact all sales) is based on a relationship. Therefore why not work with a "relationship" program. Let me also say right off the bat...I am not going ...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Canadian Smallmouth Bass Record Smashed Over 100 teams hit the waters of Lake Simcoe this morning around 7:00 am.  They were out to catch the big one.  This is Canada's premier bass tournament, each team is allowed to bring 5 bass back and have them weighed by 3:00 pm. A guaranteed $25,000 is up ...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Name That Photo - Here's Your Answer We had a couple of researchers on this one and they almost answered all the questions.  Still want to give it a shot before seeing the answers below, if so click here Name That Photo. Everybody figured out it was a caboose, that in itself is good, because we c...

By Mark Vosylius, Toronto, Ontario
(Mana Investments )
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The REIN ( Real Estate Investment network) once again nails down the top 10 cities to invest in Canada. According to the Saturday's Financial Post ( August 8 2010 http://www.financialpost.com/news/Where+cities/3369599/story.html ) Barrie and Orillia Ontario ranked 6th out of ten other Canadian ci...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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G8 - G20 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Have you been following the G20?  The world leaders have landed.  For some reason they decided to have meetings in two different locations.  They started out in Huntsville, Ontario on Friday June 25th, which is about three hours north of Toronto and called this p...

By Mark Vosylius, Toronto, Ontario
(Mana Investments )
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Lakehead got a million dollar shot in the arm last month from the County of Simcoe. Construction has begun on the first phase of Lakeheads Campus just west of Hwy 11 in Orillia. The school will be the County's first platinum LEEDS campus. Lakeheads focus on conserving and utilizing energy so as n...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Ready? Let's Go Fish!Fishing season is alive and well in Orillia, Ontario, Canada.  Last weekend with the warmer temperatures and sunny days, there was a good sprinkling of fishermen out on Lake Simcoe but the Granddaddy of all fishing kicks off next weekend on beautiful Lake Couchiching and Lake...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Today was just a beautiful day in the Greater Toronto Area, full sunshine and best of all the feeling that Spring is in the air.   The Port of Orillia in Orillia, Ontario, Canada is quiet right now, but it won't be for long. In just one short month, we will finally welcome Spring, 2010.

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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A Little Walk At the Port of Orillia, in Orillia Ontario on a frosty December day. Officially it is still FALL.  We took a walk on Saturday along the boardwalk at thePort of Orillia and everywhere we looked, everything was hunkering down, awaiting old man WINTER.  There were only two boats still ...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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ANSWER TO: Wordless Wednesday With A Little "Name That Photo" Added We know this was a toughy, but if it is to easy and the first guy gets it... where's the fun. We had some good guesses, even some pretty close ones. So, this is what you were trying to figure out what exactly the picture was show...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Wordless Wednesday With A Little  "Name That Photo" Added   Here's a little picture that might get your brain turning.  It's something old, matter of fact it hasn't been used in years.  It would of caused a lot of problems if it hadn't existed when it was used.  Look carefully, even though we don...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Just What Is This Guy Thinking? We met these guys at the Orillia Santa Claus Parade yesterday in Orillia Ontario of course.  You can see most of the parade on our previous post of just click here. Don't you just love animals, you can't help wondering, "what is this guy thinking?" So, what do you ...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Merry Christmas It was a balmy 48 degrees in Orillia, Ontario today.  No snow in sight but a beautiful sunny day for the 2009 Santa Claus Parade.  Everyone was having fun waiting to Santa to come.  (Click the speaker in the top left corner of the slide show for a little Drummer Boy music.)   We w...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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There Aren't Many Days Left Like Today Around Here Wasn't it a beautiful day today?  We drove into Orillia, Ontario and went for a walk in Couchiching Park and enjoyed the sun and the warm weather.  The sky was blue and the water was calm. People were walking hand in hand, some with their dogs an...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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What Is Your Favorite Old Car? Guess Before You Look! We were just going through a few pictures we had picked up over the Summer.  Yes Summer as short as it may have been. We came across some photos that we took at the Orillia car show, and guess what one car stood our the most. Have you ever gon...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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The theme of a Dragon Boat Race Festival is a simple and solemn one: Teamwork and Unity.  This 2400-year-old Chinese tradition has become one of Canada's fastest growing sports. Communities across Canada have been getting together for several years now during the summer months to bring a Dragon B...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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ORILLIA, ONTARIO CANADA HELD THEIR 3RD ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES It was time for the beautiful downtown area of the City of Orillia to  'Get Back' to 1964 as it recreated the Abbey Road Rooftop Performance and came alive with a two day Beatles street festival September 18th and 19th!  It ...

By Al & Peggy Cunningham, Brokers, Our Family Wants To Help Your Family!
(RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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It's Going To Be A Hot One Today... Speechless Sunday Good Mornnnnnnnning Active Rainers... Woke up with a blast of sunshine this morning.  One of the nicest red balls of fire we have ever seen.  Jumped up, grabbed the camera and zoomed outside. Well, here's what I got.  Not exactly what I saw.  ...

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