Friday, June 29, 2018

July Newsletter ~ The PEDLAR Team Update

Happy Canada Day Everyone
Canada Day Long Weekend Festivities

Looking for things to do with the family this long weekend? We got you covered!

Rocky's Annual Roadside Outdoor Dart Tournament - Corbett
This event is happening all week long at the Corbett Community Centre at 35914 Corbett Road in Corbett, Ontario. Event start July 29th at 3 p.m. and goes till July 1st. This is the largest dart tournament in Canada with over 200 players in the tournament.

Canada Day Family Picnic - Port Franks
This event is happening on July 1st from 11am - 2pm at the Port Franks Community Centre at 9997 Port Franks Road in Port Franks, Ontario. Free for the whole family. There will be bouncy castles, inflatable obstacle course, giant board games, family games, face painting, small ball pit and coaster for toddlers, live musical entertainment, free cake, refreshments and hotdogs available for purchase.

Canada Day Fireworks - Grand Bend
This event is happening on July 1st at sundown off the pier in Grand Bend. Live entertainment starts at 6pm followed by fireworks. This is the largest display of fireworks this side of Toronto.

Summer Sunset Sounds - Grand Bend
The first of many Summer Sunset Sounds Series starts this Monday July 2nd at the Rotary Club Bandshell on the main beach in Grand Bend. Live music starts at 7pm and goes till 10pm. A great way to wind down after a busy weekend.

It takes lots of volunteer hours to put these events on so show your community spirit and make sure to make an appearance. You won't regret it!

Renting Out Your Cottage This Summer?
Make It Pop With These Tips

- Increase the number of sleeping spaces with bunk beds
- Allow flexibility in check-in and check-out times if possible
- Furnish the outdoor areas of your property
- Provide guests a map of the area with local spots to go to

Home Sales Strong on London - St.Thomas Despite Low Inventory

Low inventory remains the biggest challenge for would-be homebuyers in the London-St Thomas housing market.
But despite that challenge, home sales in the Southwest Ontario market remain above the 10-year average for the month of May and posted their third highest sales for the month.
Sales were down by a quarter though as the lack of availability, combined with an all-time record in May 2017, meant there was only one way for sales to go.
The London and St Thomas Association of Realtors (LSTAR) announced 1,171 homes were sold in May, down 24.4% over the same time last year.
2018 LSTAR president Jeff Nethercott says that despite drop, Realtors are encouraged by the numbers.
"The homes sold are actually above the 10-year average, despite the ongoing challenge of low inventory in the marketplace. Similar to what’s happened each month this year, home prices continue to gradually increase across the region, as fewer homes are available for sale,” he says.
The average May sales price in London and St. Thomas was $366,096 up 6.4% over May 2017 and up 28.4% over May 2016.
There were 1,643 active listings, down 7.7% from this time last year and down 44.6% from May 2016.

Just Some Of Our Lake Huron Sunset Shots

Summer Sunset Sounds 2018

The Summer Sunset Sounds series is back in Grand Bend. Starting July 2nd and running every Sunday unless holiday weekend then goes to the Monday. These concerts are held at the Rotary Bandshell down at the beach at the end of the main strip in Grand Bend. It is a great way to wind down after a weekend of fun with family and friends. A lot of work and dedication goes into this musical series so come on out and show your support! You can find the list of musical guests and dates below. See you all there.

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Durand Subdivision
Gorgeous Lakefront
130 FT of Frontage
Between Grand Bend & Bayfield
Huron Woods
ICF Construction
Built in 2012
2,700 Square Feet
Backing Onto Pinery Park

Beach O'Pines
Vacant Lot
Over Half Acre
Short Walk To Beach

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