Awards 2023

We’re Barrie boosters, so when we tell you that investing in Barrie is the perfect strategy for you, the argument could be seen as one sided. Well, now there is more information to help support our pro-Barrie stance.

The Real Estate Investment Network coined Barrie as one of the top places to invest in the entire province. We ranked third behind Cambridge/Kitchener and Hamilton.  Barrie has a growth strategy to implement by 2031 that will see our population rise to 210,000 and jobs to over 100,000. One of the key ingredients to our growth was the addition of the GO Train. It’s such a a great mode of transportation to get back and forth from the GTA.

An article from the Barrie Advance goes on to discuss how Gen Y moving up here will help drive our average age down significantly. The fact that Barrie is a city of all seasons will help bring this to fruition.

As you begin to consider investing in Barrie, make sure you look at the new home market. We have the product you can purchase now. Condos, townhomes, 8plexes and detached are right here at your disposal. There are strong benefits to investing in new homes. Check out a few key reasons right here on our website.

To be honest, the math is simple. You get bigger square footage and a smaller mortgage here in Barrie. Smaller payments give you more money to spend on you and the fam. Plus, your quality of life will improve and you’ll just be an all-round happier person.

Pratt Homes has been building in Barrie since 1890. We love Barrie and will continue to be Barrie boosters. Make us your first stop when you are buying in Barrie.