Avoid Buying Your Country Home Near Future Development

A longtime friend of mine has owned a farm on the border of Fonthill. This farm has been in their family for generations. Aside from a few country properties across from and neighboring them, they enjoy wide-open spaces in a wonderful rural setting. Well, they did...

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Starting a Successful Horse Boarding Business

Horses have always been a part of our lives. In Africa, where I was born, owning horses was much more feasible than it is Canada. I was lucky. My mum had been a rider and barn manager, competing mostly in dressage when I was younger.  JP and I have both worked at,...

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How To Price Your Horse Farm

Pricing a horse farm can be a daunting task. Between current market conditions and the price the seller wants for the property, there are many aspects to getting the right price. Here are 5 useful tips to help you get to the right price for your equestrian property.  ...

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Getting Your Horse Farm Ready For Sale

Getting your horse property ready for sale might be the most important part of listing an equestrian property. First impressions are made in an instant. A good first impression helps a buyer see potential in a less than perfect property. But a bad first impression...

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Selling The Equestrian Lifestyle

Marketing your equestrian property relies quite significantly on selling the equestrian lifestyle.  It isn't selling the features of the property but rather the feeling that living on such a property could bring. The First Impression We discussed this point at length...

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Investing in Rural Real Estate

The battle between land development and attempts to control urban sprawl has many caveats. We can appreciate both sides of the argument but believe strongly in protecting agricultural land and green spaces from development.   With many investor eyes on Canadian Real...

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Making The Most Of Your Equestrian Property Investment

No matter what you are planning to use your equestrian property for - be it a private facility, a training barn or a modest property for a couple of retired horses - equestrian properties don't come cheap. It is essential to look at any equestrian property as a...

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10 Of The Best Canadian Country Retreats

Perhaps you’re not quite ready to give up the hustle and bustle of city life for the serenity of the countryside, or perhaps you’ve moved to the country and forgotten why the lifestyle charmed you in the first place. Get your taste of the country life and book a...

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8 Superb Country Properties For Sale in Ontario

Sublime Country Properties dot the countryside in many areas around the GTA. Offering impeccable views, renowned architecture and the chance to live life on your own terms. We have put together a list of 10 "best-buy" properties for sale in Ontario. Not only are the...

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5 Ways To Earn Extra Income on Your Country Property

For many, escaping the city and buying a Country Home is a life long dream. Having the freedom of space brings with it the opportunity to appreciate nature. To bring out your creative side and savour beautiful views.  And for others, living the country life is a...

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11 Ideas For Your Next Canadian Horse Vacation

1. Anchor D The people are awesome, the cabins are cozy and the horses are wonderful. We stayed in the Hunter’s Cabin back in 2015  for a couple nights and wished we had stayed longer. In the early morning we got to see the ranch’s herd of horses run right passed our...

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Beautiful Equestrian Properties For Sale in Ontario

This list was updated in March 2018 to reflect any sold properties but it is likely others will be sold by the time you are reading this. You can view the latest equestrian listings here or Watch our Instagram page @landandtitle for updates on dream properties hitting...

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6 Ways to Earn Extra Income on Your Equestrian Property

Below are 6 ways to generate extra income from your equestrian property. These ideas don't involve the regular boarding or lesson teaching income options as these are likely already part of your income stream as a barn owner. Renting Stalls to Show Goers If your barn...

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Moving To The Country

Moving To The Country If you have ever dreamed of moving to your own little country paradise, here are a few things to consider when planning your escape to a life filled with peace and quiet, and perhaps even a little wildlife in your back 40. Lifestyle and Land...

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The Executive Rentals Market in Ontario

The Executive Rentals Market In our opinion, buying any home should be looked at as an investment.  Buying a good property in a good location for both future appreciation and as a way to generate some level of income.  Nowadays, it is a luxury to own a home in the...

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The 4 Steps To Getting A Building Permit in Ontario

Getting a building permit may sound like a daunting task but it isn't as bad as it seems. If you have plans to demolish, construct or renovate your home it is a great idea to speak with a builder or your municipality prior to starting the application process. They are...

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10 Unique Shipping Container Homes

Shipping container homes have been a growing trend for a while now. In a market like we have today, container homes could be another option for buyers looking for a unique new home. They are affordable, easy enough to set up, can be altered and constructed...

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Canadian Agricultural Land – A Sound Investment?

I wanted to talk (or write) about a different sector of investment real estate that most of us know very little about.   And this sector is land investments…. not developmental land, but agricultural.  I could go into development land but frankly this article is long...

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What Are Shipping Container Homes?

Shipping Container Homes Shipping cоntаіnеr hоmеs (also known as sea container homes) аrе bесоmіng а рорulаr аltеrnаtіvе fоr hоmе buіldеrs and buyers looking for sоmеthіng unique. Тhеу аrе сhеар, еаsу tо buіld аnd hаvе mаnу есо-frіеndlу bеnеfіts. Fоr mаnу enthusiastic...

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Build Your Dream Home on The Right Property

Finding The Right Property Locating The Property – You can check out realtor.ca for land listings or ask your Realtor for help.  Your realtor should know what is happening in the area you are interested in.  For instance they may want to find out if the forested land...

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