Tag: Spring

Spring flooding not sinking cottage markets in Ontario, Quebec: report

TORONTO – Spring flooding has failed to sink Ontario and Quebec’s cottage real estate markets, according to Royal LePage’s annual recreational property report. Parts of Quebec cottage country were inaccessible for weeks because of road closures and some Ontario properties had to be viewed when they were partially submerged. Yet demand is so strong in…

New Brunswick spring flood efforts beginning to move from response to recovery

FREDERICTON—The director of New Brunswick’s Emergency Measures Organization says the response to this year’s spring flooding is slowly transforming from a response to a recovery operation. “Most regions along the Saint John River should be out of the flood stage by the end of this week,” Greg MacCallum said Tuesday. He said water levels along…

How to get clear skin this spring, according to an expert

When it comes to getting (and keeping) a healthy complexion, it’s no secret that drinking a lot of water and protecting your skin with sunscreen top every list of skincare tips. But we wanted to know what are some other things we can do to clear our skin and get that healthy glow? We caught up…

GTA housing market poised for spring thaw

“Sizzling” might be overstating the warming property market. But the real estate industry is finally predicting a return to a traditionally brisk spring — the kind of season that was virtually lost last year when, after months of bully bids and frenzied buying, sales soared in March and then stopped almost overnight. Oakville broker Tracy…