Buying a home is a significant milestone in anyone’s life that requires careful research and genuine excitement to start this new phase of life. When looking for a new home in the Kawarthas, Nature’s Edge in Peterborough is a spectacular investment. Known as the gateway to cottage country, Peterborough plays host to many different natural wonders to discover and explore, while also offering all the amenities of larger cities, including a vibrant and historical downtown waterfront. The perfect balance of nature and city.
Keep reading to discover a few things that make a pre-construction home at Nature’s Edge an ideal location for your next move!
For that daily, weekly, monthly commute to the office or weekend trips to the cottage, living in Peterborough you are easily connected to where you need to go via Highway 115 or 7. The recent completion of the 407 extension to Peterborough makes travel to Durham, the GTA and Toronto even more convenient.
There are future plans for high-frequency commuter and freight lines to be built by VIA Rail, extending from Toronto all the way to Quebec City, with a stop on the way in Peterborough, making it even easier for residents to travel this great province and beyond!
Peterborough offers residents a variety of academic institutions with exceptional programs for students of all ages. From early childhood into adulthood, Peterborough offers many excellent schools right in town, giving your children the opportunity to pursue a world-class education locally; starting with a variety of welcoming elementary and daycare facilities to complement the diverse secondary schools in town, including private institutions like the historic Lakefield College School.
There are three post-secondary school options in Peterborough: Trent University, Fleming College, and Seneca College (School of Aviation) all offering world-class educational experiences in a variety of streams and difficulty levels for all learners. The highway connectivity of Peterborough also means Durham College and Ontario Tech University are under an hour away, so you’re connected to a wider offering of post-secondary programs to foster lifelong learning.
MoneySense Magazine ranks Peterborough as one of the top 25 best places to buy real estate in Ontario according to “the current average home price, price growth in recent years, as well neighbourhood characteristics and economics.” In fact, MoneySense Magazine estimates that the value of homes in Peterborough—in just the last 3 years—has appreciated by 45%! That’s roughly $135k!
Peterborough offers a rare lifestyle; urban conveniences are as easily accessible as some of Ontario’s most serene natural landscapes. A state-of-the-art hospital and other exemplary medical facilities are easily accessible, making this a truly world-class city. The slower pace of life combined with access to important amenities is immensely alluring and just one of the many reasons to call Peterborough home.
When buying a new home, you get the immense benefit that the materials are brand new and installed by skilled trades. From the new roof to the energy-efficient windows, plumbing and electrical to the HVAC system, you can rest assured that your home will be built to today’s home standards and beyond. Every new home in Ontario is covered by the 1, 2 and 7-year Tarion Warranty for added protection and peace of mind.
With a new home, you never have to worry about costly repairs or subpar workmanship from a previous owner; you can be confident that your Bromont or Pristine home is constructed with the highest integrity to last far into the future.
When choosing a new build home, you can collaborate with your builder and truly create the home of your dreams. Start your journey by browsing a variety of impeccably designed floorplans and picking the one that truly speaks to you; take a trip to the Design Studio and select your ideal cabinetry, flooring, trim and door styles, and so much more. When you choose a pre-construction home at Nature’s Edge, from Bromont Homes and Pristine Homes, you can ensure your home reflects your personal style and is built for you and the way you live.
Living at Nature’s Edge allows for you to take full advantage of the balanced lifestyle offered when living in Peterborough, as well as experience all the benefits of living in a new home community. While Jackson Creek and the Trans Canada Trail are close to home, you can also enjoy any of the greenspaces and parks steps from your home, thoughtfully planned by the teams at Bromont Homes and Pristine Homes.
Homeowners at Nature’s Edge can look forward to living a balanced lifestyle where nature and city seamlessly connect. With a newly built home from Bromont Homes or Pristine Homes, you can customize your space to reflect your design style with the peace of mind that only pre-construction homes have including a warranty backed by the experts at Tarion. In Peterborough’s premier community, you can enjoy a slower pace of life, where time with family is plenty, nature is close, and adventure is never far away.
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