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02 Mar
Sanctuary for Kingston

What is Sanctuary? If you live in Kingston, Sanctuary is the name of a new community co-working space located within the former Queen Street United Church. After becoming vacant, Queen Street United Church which was built in 1864 was purchased in 2012 by BPE Developments with plans to convert the heritage...

porting your mortgage
13 Feb
What happens to your mortgage when you sell your home?

Whether you’re upgrading, downgrading, or moving across the country; there are a few things that you should know about transferring or porting your mortgage. The main benefit of porting your mortgage is to avoid having to pay a penalty when moving houses. The lender essentially just moves the mortgage along with...

Row of Houses for Home Selling Guide
01 Feb
What to know before you sell your home

Home Selling Guide Whether you’re selling your first home or your fifth, the selling process can be a very overwhelming experience. Before you list your home, read this home selling guide. Hiring an agent DO YOUR RESEARCH. This is arguably the most important aspect of selling your home. Sure, there are options to be...

former northern telecom
17 Jan
Big plans for former Northern Telecom lot underway

If you have visited the RioCan Centre on Gardiners Road then I am sure you have seen the vast empty space located behind the stores at 700 Gardiners Rd (former Northern Telecom) Taggart Corporation has a plan to create a West Village on the 100-acre abandoned lot complete with apartments, townhouses...

old quarry
10 Jan
A change of hands brings a change of plans

The old quarry at 23 Soccer Lane, off Division Street by Highway 401 was slated to be home to Kingston’s second Walmart and construction was set to begin immediately after approval and be completed in less than 2 years. This new development was much anticipated by residents in the North...

feihe international
02 Dec
New Development means new jobs

Feihe International Inc. is a 54-year-old company which produces and distributes infant formula, milk powder, rice cereal, walnut and soybean products in China. The only overseas facility outside of China is in the United States, until now… On Thursday, December 1st, it was announced that Kingston will be home to the...

First time home buyers
17 Nov
First-time Home Buyer? This news is for you!

First Time Home Buyers The process of buying a home in Canada has seen a whirlwind of changes over the past few weeks but this next one will surely help to put a smile on the face of first-time home buyers! Effective January 1st, 2017 first-time home buyers will receive a $2,000...

shoreline casino
24 Oct
Play and stay in Gananoque!

The Shoreline Casino Thousand Islands currently allows visitors to dine and play and soon they may be able to stay nearby too! MacNeil Park Lane trailer park (formerly) is the proposed site of a four-storey Windgate by Wyndham high-end hotel. The 3.7 acre site is located on County Rd 2 just east...

party city
13 Oct
There’s a party coming to Kingston!

Part City will soon be here! You may have seen it by now but a new development is happening beside the LCBO on Midland Avenue that will leave residents eager to host a party. The construction is underway for a multi complex building that has already announced the coming of Party...