Exploring Collingwood and South Georgian Bay with Boomers on the Move (Spring 2023) – It’s Scott Brubacher here with where to move when smart-sizing your home for retirement. In this episode we have Krista Lesage from Royal LePage North giving us some places to move in Collingwood and South Georgian Bay. In 2021, Krista became a Director’s Platinum Award winner representing the top 5% of Royal LePage national sales. As a married, working mother, Krista has learned to appreciate what truly matters and all that living in a great town like Collingwood has to offer.
How’s the market doing in Collingwood and South Georgian Bay these days? Where are Boomers on the Move going? The last time we talked was about a year ago when the market was hot and there was no inventory.
“It definitely was, yes and lots of multiple offers… Things have changed for sure. That’s definitely as a result of the rising interest rates and whatnot, but our area is still very active. The supply is down a little bit this time of year and prices are down slightly as well. I do have a few stats here for you… the Southern Georgian Bay market had a 95:4 sale to list price ratio in January of 2023. Homes sold in 55 days on average, (which is up 30 days from a year ago), and there is currently six months of inventory (which is up from one month last January). So, we kind of feel that we’re heading into a buyer’s market…”
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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 active REALTORⓇ in 2018. In 2021, Krista became a Directors Platinum Award winner representing the top 10% of Royal LePage National Sales.
Collingwood has been Krista’s home for life. She was born here, grew up here 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. Krista’s roots run deep in the Collingwood area. Her father was a school principal for years and the Mayor of Collingwood for almost a decade. Almost all of her family and her husband’s family still work and live here. From policing, to teaching, to nursing to small business ownership, there is no shortage of passion for this area in her family. 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. Exploring Collingwood and South Georgian Bay with Boomers on the Move
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