Buying a home is “an escalator to wealth”

While opponents of homeownership claim it’s “the American nightmare,” self-made millionaire David Bach is doubling down on his faith in real estate. He thinks that not prioritizing homeownership is “the single biggest mistake millennials are making.”  Buying a home is “an escalator to wealth,” he tells CNBC. Young adults in particular aren’t hopping on this escalator, and it’s a costly mistake, Bach warns: “If millennials don’t buy a home, their chances of actually having any wealth in this country are little to none. The average Read More +

SUMMERSIDE from above

View this video showing Summerside from above. Over the harbour, Slemon Park, the leafy residential streets of old Summerside panning over the wonderful old homes buit by the fathers of Summerside as well our wind energy, boardwalk and activities around town.

Investing in PEI Summer Rentals

PEI is a vacation paradise. Beautiful beaches, warm water, friendly people and many activities. You can attend a ceildh, a maritime concert or variety show, go deep-sea fishing, swim, sunbathe, catch a play, partake of lobster at a lobster super, walk along the boardwalks, cycle the Confederation Trail, the bed of the old rail line that goes clear across the island and the list is endless. There are excursions of every interest and you need never be bored. Many people come to PEI for the Read More +

How we help First-time Buyers

When your finances are in place, then the fun begins. We will determine through talking to you 2 lists of wishes and wants. The first list is of features your new PEI home MUST have. The second is of features you WISH your new PEI home had. Also you will have to consider where you want your new PEI home to be located. In PEI there is the consideration of city versus country. When making this decision, winter should be taken into consideration as well Read More +

How you can Retire to PEI and add a $1000 or more per month to your Retirement Income*

PEI is the smallest province in Canada having a population of just under 140,000 full-time residents. This population swells to over a million in the summer as PEI is a popular place to holiday as well as to own a summer home. Many New Englanders, people from the other Canadian Maritime provinces as well as Ontario and even as far away as Alberta and British Columbia come to PEI for the summer. PEI is perhaps best known for the growing of potatoes and the red-haired Read More +

Ron Barrett of Century 21, 2009 recipient of the Liz Coady Award

March 12, 2010, Charlottetown, PEI – Ron Barrett of Century 21 is the 2009 recipient of the Liz Coady Award. The award was presented to Barrett on February 24 by the Prince Edward Island Real Estate Association (PEIREA) in recognition of his unselfish and untiring service to the real estate industry, the community and province of PEI. The Award is named in honour of the late Liz Coady, a Realtor who exemplified these values. Barrett was nominated by Joel Ives, PEIREA member and owner of Read More +