Kawartha Lakes - Economic Development
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Affordable Living

The City of Kawartha Lakes has a mixture of housing styles and an array of price ranges to meet the needs of a growing residential demand.

Housing prices in our area are more affordable in comparison to prices in cities to the south, particularly the Greater Toronto Area.

The range of services offered in the City of Kawartha Lakes can enable anyone to enjoy the lifestyle that combines "country living" and "cottage country" , while staying in touch with the rest of the globe (if that is your wish), via the technological advances of the day. That picture of a person sitting in a chair on the deck next to the lake, taking a break from the notebook computer on their lap to watch waves crash against the shore, is a dream turned to reality for many City of Kawartha Lakes entrepreneurs.

Whether you are part of the booming home-based businesses or small to medium enterprises, retired or approaching retirement, the City of Kawartha Lakes has all the professional, medical, financial, social, real estate, educational, recreational, emergency, utility, communication and telecommunication services you may need.

With a much sought after natural setting, the City of Kawartha Lakes has a large number of cottagers (6,756 recreational units), that often make the later transition to full time residents. This may explain why on a per capita percentage basis, the over - 55 population in the City of Kawartha Lakes is the third highest in all of Canada.

Many services have sprung up catering to the needs of this mature group, including the full gamut of health related services, recreational and social services as well as a number of beautiful retirement communities on the waterfront, and in the countryside including: Victoria Place, Port 32, Maple Grove West, Rivermill Village, Guy Mills Court, Riverwalk, Joy Vista Estates and Pleasant View Manor.

Sports are a significant part of life in the City of Kawartha Lakes, as attested by the nine arenas, five curling clubs and more than 20 ballparks and soccer pitches found throughout the City of Kawartha Lakes.

Cottage Living

180 Kent St. W, Lindsay, OntarioK9V 2Y6
Phone 705-324-9411
Toll Free 1-866-397-6673

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