Profiles of best places to live in Ontario

Guest panel of REALTORS®  Profiles of best communities to live in Ontario

South Georgian Bay

Krista Lesage, Sales Representative at Royal LePage Locations North. Collingwood

Krista has been active in the Collingwood Real Estate market for over 20 years working with the Hawkins/Ryerse Real Estate Group. Krista made the transition from marketing coordinator to full time REALTORⓇ in 2018.

In 2019, Krista became a President’s Gold Award winner representing the top 10% of Royal LePage national sales. Collingwood has been Krista’s home for life. She was born there, grew up there, and other than a few years away to attend Queen’s University, has spent her adulthood in Collingwood. There truly is no place Krista would rather raise her family.

She embraces Collingwood’s working-class heritage and enjoys the recreational and entrepreneurial community Collingwood has become. As a married, working mother with two young girls, Krista has learned to appreciate what truly matters in life and all that living in a great town like Collingwood has to offer. Krista takes pride in helping families find their ideal property and is dedicated to providing professional and personable service.

Communities of South Lake Simcoe

Gigget Whitemarsh - Realtor® -  Royal LePage Meadowtowne Realty Brokerage.  Georgina

Gigget is a returning guest speaker to our Boomers on the Move workshop.Licensed in 2020, Gigget has been working in the real estate industry for 19 years. It all started when she took a job as a front desk administrator in 2002 in Newmarket, Ontario. Since then she’s worked as a personal assistant, real estate marketing manager, coach, consultant, and inbound marketing strategist.

Previous to joining Royal Lepage Meadowtowne Realty, Gigget worked with a top team of award winning REALTORS® from Keswick, Ontario. She grew up in this industry. From her perspective, moving is never easy. Every move needs a plan and there is an increased need for real estate services tailored to a client’s needs. Working with an agent who has the genuine desire to support you throughout your move makes a big difference in the selling and buying experience.

Niagara Region

Angela Higgins, Sales Representative at Royal LePage NRC Realty, Brokerage. St. Catherines

Angela is proud to call Niagara home for the past 17 years. Having lived in 4 countries, on 3 continents, she knows a bit about what makes a place home. A former president of the Niagara Association of REALTORS® and a consistent award winner who has achieved the Lifetime Award of Excellence from Royal Le Page, Angela’s dedication to both her clients and high professional standards have made her a respected member of the Niagara community.

Passions for travel and photography have allowed her to appreciate the world at large, but to particularly appreciate the beauties of the Niagara Region and all it has to offer. Angela understands that people can’t make decisions without first having all of the information and she looks forward to helping people decide if Niagara is the right fit for them.

Communities of Lake Simcoe

John Weber Sales Representative, Royal LePage First Contact Realty, Brokerage. Barrie

John's approach to real estate sales and service is that you must use a “System for Success”.

Born & raised in the service industry. John’s history of serving the public got started in 1963 when his father started serving hamburgers at Webers on Highway #11, north of Orillia.

Since then, the Webers name has become synonymous with quality & service. As your Barrie Real Estate Professional, you can be assured that John can help you not only find that dream home but list and SELL your current home quickly.

Solutions to the 3 Biggest Challenges! (About our guest speakers)

  • Where would we move if we downsized?

    Scott Brubacher, Broker, from Royal LePage Meadowtowne Realty Brokerage, knows that figuring out where to move, and why, can be a daunting task. YES! You can have both your dream retirement and not settle for less in a home! Scott will share his top ten best places!

  • What would we do with all our stuff?

    Our downsize specialist walks us through the disheartening task of downsizing. Why are we just so connected to our "things"? Scott also shares tips on what to keep and how to get the most value for your "stuff"

  • Should I Stay or Should I Go

    Learn from our expert Heather Holjevac - Holjevac Financial Group as she discusses family, finance and the dilemma of Stay and age in place –Or- Resize elsewhere in retirement ... Enough money to last? Adult children still living at home? What's getting in the way? Heather Holjevac leads this session by giving tips and tricks she has learned during her career in financial planning.

  • Bonus: Profiles of best places to live in Ontario

    What does your retirement look like? Jump onboard this panel interview as Scott explores communities outside the GTA, including Niagara, South Georgian Bay, Georgina, Barrie and Lake Simcoe. Here you'll learn about local housing trends, home prices, new developments, amenities and and things to do. Listen in as top local realtors share their knowledge about what these communities have to offer the 55+ and active retirement demographic.

5 reasons you should seriously consider a right-size move to Niagara Region

My name is Scott Brubacher Broker at Royal LePage Meadowtowne Realty Brokerage.I'm about to share with you information that took me a lifetime to discover... and show you how to learn EVERYTHING you need to know about Downsizing Your Home for Retirement

Searching out the challenges facing Baby Boomers in life transition is a bit of an "obsession" for me... (my friends think I'm nuts 🙂

And recently, a gang of associates and I decided to create a workshop and publicly speak about the subject...

We wanted to combine our passions - and create the best darn seminar for Baby Boomers in Life Transition planning to Downsize their home you could find....Share with you all the lessons we had to learn the hard way... AND arm you with everything you need to know to achieve success with your life transition, all in one place.

The final WORKSHOP, "Boomers on the Move" was developed in a unique way to teach you everything you need to know about the Challenges facing a generation in Life Transition when it comes to Downsizing your home... explained step-by-step, and complete with real life stories, anecdotes, and methods to visualize and realize make your DREAM come true...

So thank you for choosing to join us. I hope you enjoy our online workshop!

" It was a very informative evening. Each topic covered offered interesting information. Each speaker was knowledgeable. They all spoke in layman's terms. They answered all questions. It was a well-rounded seminar and I was really glad that I attended."DJ Cochrane
" Before you make your retirement moves, I strongly suggest for you to talk to Scott and attend one of his workshops so that you'll have the confidence and certainty to make the right retirement decisions!"Mark Diatel

Boomers on the Move
Online Event

Saturday February 12 2022

Royal Lepage Meadowtowne Realty

Royal LePage Meadowtowne Realty Brokeage