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For close to 20 years I’ve been an award-winning realtor working north of Ottawa/Gatineau within 1.5 hrs of the city. My grandfather and my father were realtors serving the same community and I’m proud to continue the tradition.

When it comes to finding a home or a fine waterfront property on the Quebec side - trust an expert.

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Buying a cottage or waterfront property can be tricky.  I'm going to work with you to understand what's important to YOU.

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Boxes and Tape!

By John Macintyre | 11 January 2023

View this post on Instagram A post shared by John Macintyre (@johnmacintyrecentury21elite) Overwhelmed by the thought of selling? Let’s start together with the basics. Overwhelmed by the thought of selling? Let’s start together with the basics.

3 Things I Can Finally Tell Buyers in 2023!

By John Macintyre | 11 January 2023

View this post on Instagram A post shared by John Macintyre (@johnmacintyrecentury21elite) Here’s what I can start telling my buyers in 2023 that I couldn’t in 2022, now that the market is a little less bananas!

Ontario Residents with Quebec Cottages – Here’s what you need to know

By John Macintyre | 15 November 2022

If you live in Ontario but own a cottage in Quebec, you may not know how important it is to have a will prepared in Quebec to handle the transfer of your property – the law is different than in Ontario! A Quebec notary can help guide you though this process. Aide-memoire_Quebec Will_2018_F Aide-memoire_Quebec Will_2018_A

Certificate of Location

By John Macintyre | 13 October 2022

  If you’re thinking of selling, don’t forget to order your certificate of location – You NEED this to sell a property in Quebec! A Certificate of Location or detailed survey is a legal requirement when selling a property in Quebec. It is the seller’s responsibility to provide an up-to-date certificate of location which ensures […]

Quartier Meredith

Quartier Meredith in Chelsea QC

By John Macintyre | 21 May 2022

Are you looking for a home in Chelsea and want to be within easy walking distance of everything? Quartier Meredith development might be perfect for you. Located off of Ch. Old Chelsea it’s only 10 minutes from the city and it has an excellent walk score. Presently made up of 88 homes, there will be […]

Amazing Tool for Cottage Shoppers

By John Macintyre | 11 May 2022

If you’re shopping for a cottage or waterfront property, one thing that’s not shown on Realtor.ca or Centris.ca is detailed info on the lake.  Use this website Lake Depth and make sure you get deep enough waterfront for swimming and boating.

Chelsea QC Real Estate Market Update – May 10 2022

By John Macintyre | 10 May 2022

The spring market is here, so what’s going on with Chelsea QC Real Estate? What are homes selling for? Tips for buyers and sellers.

Wakefield/ La Pêche Real Estate Market report – May 10 2022

By John Macintyre | 10 May 2022

What are homes selling for? What’s the average price of sold homes so far this year? Tips for buyers and sellers.

Why I love Grand Lake in Val-des-Monts QC

By John Macintyre | 21 April 2022

Why do I love Grand Lake in Val-des-Monts QC?  Less than a 35-minute drive from Ottawa-Gatineau, Lac Grand is one of the largest lakes within an easy drive of the city.  With large bays, islands, deep water and long channels, this is a superior lake for every kind of cottage fun and relaxation. What I […]