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New Listing Nestled in Southeast Oakville on Quiet Crescent

110-Blyth-Cres-Oakville-homesJune 25, 2015 | Nestled on a quiet crescent in one of the most desirable neighbourhoods in South East Oakville…[read more]


Oakville Family Ribfest 2015

Relay-for-Life-Oakville-2015June 25, 2015 | The 4th Annual Oakville Family Ribfest is finally upon us! Running from Friday June 26 through Sunday June 28 2015…[read more]


Oakville Relay for Life 2015

Relay-for-Life-Oakville-2015June 4, 2015 | For 15 years, Relay For Life, the national signature event of the Canadian Cancer Society, has been the biggest cancer…[read more]


Mayors Historical Picnic in the Park

Oakville-Mayor-Picnic-2015June 4, 2015 | The annual Mayor’s Historical Picnic in the Park is this Sunday, June 7 from 12pm – 4:30pm at Lakeside Park…[read more]


Events and Festivals in Oakville Throughout the Spring and Summer 2015

Oakville-Events-and-Festivals-2015May 19, 2015 | There is always something to do in Oakville this time of year, with various events happening around town…[read more]


Community Events in Oakville During 2014 Holiday Season

Community Events in Oakville During 2014 Holiday SeasonOct 30, 2014 | The holiday season in Oakville sees many events catered to the whole family. This year, don’t miss…[read more]


Custom Built Home Near Gairloch Gardens

1261 Donlea Cres in southeast oakville for saleOct 20, 2014 | Nestled on a quiet crescent in one of the most desirable neighbourhoods in South East Oakville, this home offers…[read more]


Fantastic Home South of Lakeshore Just Listed

Halton District School Board Improves Bus Service for September 2014May 30, 2014 | A pristine home, designed to capture an abundance of natural light with extensive south…[read more]


Halton District School Board Improves Bus Service for September 2014

Halton District School Board Improves Bus Service for September 2014May 29, 2014 | Board Approves New Distance Requirements for Bus Service…[read more]


Great Opportunity in Southeast Oakville – Exclusive Listing

homes for sale southeast oakville 1276 hillhurst roadMay 1, 2014 | A wonderful family 4+1 bedroom home located on a private fully fenced 105’ x 147’ property…[read more]


Holiday Season in Downtown Oakville

Santa-in-the-Square-OakvilleNovember 29, 2013 | There are many fun events planned for Downtown Oakville during the 2013 holiday season…[read more]


Trees for Kids Event Helps Kids in the Oakville Community

trees for kids century 21 miller oakville 2013November 29, 2013 | Introducing the 4th annual Tress for Kids event!The Trees for Toys project is a fun, charitable program where donated Christmas Trees are given away free to anyone bringing an… [read more]


Black Friday in Downtown Oakville – Nov 29, 2013

black friday downtown oakville 2013November 29, 2013 | On Friday November 29, many stores Downtown Oakville will be having great sales at their respective stores. From outright FREE items to amazing…[read more]


Oakville Santa Claus Parade Saturday November 16, 2013 @ 9am

south west oakville homes for saleOctober 10, 2013 | The Oakville Santa Claus Parade is celebrating 65 years this year. In honour of this milestone, the theme for this year’s parade is…[read more]


New Listing in South West Oakville – 124 Waldie Road

south west oakville homes for saleSeptember 19, 2013 | Located just west of Shell Park in Bronte, this home offers a great location with substantial updates….[read more]


All Boys Private School on Linbrook In the Works

large lot in south east oakvilleAugust 22, 2013 | Town staff has been given the go-ahead to begin negotiatons with proponents of a private all boys…[read more]


Oakville Trafalgar High School Trio Win Gold at National Rugby Championships

large lot in south east oakvilleAugust 15, 2013 | Three Oakville Trafalgar High School students helped lead Ontario’s rugby team to national glory…[read more]


Great Opportunity for Large Lot in South East Oakville

large lot in south east oakvilleJune 20, 2013 | Spectacular Ranch Bungalow coming to market soon. Located on a one acre lot, this property…..[read more]


Health & Wellness Day in Oakville June 8 at Towne Square

healthandwellnessOakvilleMay 30, 2013 | Thursday June 6 through Sunday June 9 marks the annual Sidewalk Sale in Historic Downtown Oakville…..[read more]


Downtown Oakville Sidewalk Sale June 6 to 9 2013

Oakville-Sidewalk-Sale-2013May 30, 2013 | Come to beautiful Downtown Oakville from Thursday June 6 through Sunday June 9 for the annual Sidewalk Sale….[read more]


Exclusive Listing – Pristine Joshua Creek Home for Sale

Joshua Creek Home for Sale OakvilleMay 9, 2013 | A pristine home, designed to capture an abundance of natural light with extensive south west facing windows…[read more]


Reminder of Saturday May 11 Easter Seals Send a Kid to Camp Day

Community updates april 2013May 9, 2013 | Just a quick reminder of the Easter Seals send a kid to camp event on Saturday May 11 at…[read more]


Community Events Update May 2, 3, and 4

Joshua Creek Home for Sale OakvilleMay 2, 2013 | Here are some non-profit local events around the Town of Oakville for the wekend of May 2-4…[read more]


Community Events Update April 25 and 26

Community updates april 2013April 25, 2013 | Here are some non-profit local events around the Town of Oakville for the wekend of April 26-27…[read more]


Kerr Village 3-on-3 Hockey Tournament This Saturday April 20

kerr village hockey tournament 2013April 20, 2013 | Kerr Village is hosting its annual 3 on 3 hockey tournament this Saturday April 20, with registration at 8:00am and games beginning at 9:00am rain or shine…[read more]


Easter Seals Fundraiser on May 11, 2013

easter seals klean up for the kids oakvilleApril 11, 2013 | Come out to Fifties Diner from 10:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday May 11 and show your support for the Easter Seals “Klean Up for the Kids” event. This great event helps raise funds to send disabled kids from our community to summer camp…[read more]


Oakville In Top 2 Best Mid-Sized Cities to Live in Canada 2013

Oakville best place to live in CanadaMarch 21, 2013 | MoneySense.ca recently published it’s “Top 10 Mid-Sized Cities in Canada” rankings and Oakville came in at #2, second only to it’s neighbour Burlington. With an average household income of $145,471, average home value of $587,045, and the….[read more]


Bronte Creek Provincial Park Maple Syrup Festival On Now

249 Forestwood Drive Oakville for sale south east oakvilleMarch 7, 2013 | The festival is on every weekend in March plus the week of March Break from 9:30am – 3:00pm. The cost is $16.00 per car entering the park. There are souvenirs and pancake meals to be purchased while on the tour, so be sure to bring some extra money…[read more]


Interesting Heritage Property Maps and Information

January 23, 2013 | Oakville is rich in history, and part of it includes properties protected by the “Oakville Heritage Register”, an official list of properties which are identified by the town as having cultural heritage value or interest…[read more]


History of Lawson Park

Lawson-Park-Southeast-Oakville-LandscapeJanuary 17, 2013 | William Fletcher Eaton, the third son of Timothy Eaton and founder of the extensive Eaton retail chain, purchased land for the Ballymena estate, located at 1198 and 1208 Lakeshore Road East at the foot of Morrison Drive, in 1916. Included in the transaction…[read more]


Third Annual Trees for Toys Builds Up Toy Mountain for Oakville Teens!

December 13, 2012 | Thank you to all those who helped make our 3rd Annual TREES FOR TOYS such a smashing success! The Third annual Trees for Toys event collected over 225 toys for teenagers and received $329.50 to help build Toy Mountain for the Salvation Army’s Toy and Red Kettle…[read more]


South East Oakville Building Opportunity

December 8, 2012 | Prime south east Oakville building opportunity on a very quiet crescent with many newer million dollar homes. 101? x 150? lot with fantastic sun exposures and an inground salt water pool. 5 bedroom bungalow with a large eat-in kitchen & master bedroom addition with ensuite….[read more]


Third Annual Trees for Toys Event Looks to Help Local Teenagers

December 6, 2012 | The Trees for Toys project is a fun, charitable program where donated Christmas Trees are given away, free, to anyone bringing an unwrapped toy or gift. All gifts are donated to children in the Oakville area. This year Trees for Toys is focusing on teenagers (ages 12-16) as they are often overlooked…[read more]


Majestic Ranch Bungalow in South east Oakville

February 24, 2012 | One of a kind, sprawling “Ranch Bungalow” with over 3,750 square feet of living space.  Four spacious bedrooms including a private Master en-suite.  This is truly a Bungalow with all the pluses……Grand principle rooms, inviting Kitchen, formal Dining room with elegant custom ceiling and a natural stone two-way fireplace.  This home.. [read more]


Ravine, Stream, Location, all on .41 acres in South East Oakville…….yes you can have it all

David Newton Oakville real estate agentOctober 19 2011 | Yes you can have it all! This wonderful property comes with the protection of Conservation and has a fully completed building envelope survey. Just bring your Architect or custom plans. Enjoy 120′ x 150′ of private living space with the relaxing sounds of a stream running along the back of the property. If that isn’t enough.. [read more]


Beautifully Updated and Ready to Move Into…

David Newton Oakville real estate agent blogSeptember 29 2011 | Please take some time out of your busy schedule this week-end to visit 171 Tweedsdale, just minutes from Coronation Park. This fully updated 5 bedroom home boasts a main floor family room with gleaming hardwood floors through-out the main level. A media room, recreation/games room and an additional 2,000 square.. [read more]


Oakville Location with a “Muskoka” Setting

David Newton Century 21 Miller real estate oakvilleFebruary 24, 2012 | Enjoy this opportunity now! Quiet sought after court in South East Oakville. Fantastic backyard Oasis with tranqility and privacy complimented by a large salt water gunite pool. This 4 bedroom home is located within a very short walking distance to many of Oakville’s finest schools. Walk the tree lined streets to.. [read more]


On the Park

David Newton south east oakville real estate agentOctober 23, 2010 | Rare opportunity to back onto one of South East Oakville’s largest Parks. Watch your children play from your kitchen window, walk, play tennis, climb the play structure or have a picnic in this 5 acre park steps from your back door. This property has all the pluses: quiet street, strong sun exposure, park setting and [read more]


The Bungalow… Dead or Alive!

David Newton Century 21 Miller real estate agentAugust 28, 2010 | In many parts of southern Ontario, homeowners have decided that their older bungalows are going to be torn down and replaced with modern new infill homes. As a result, they tend to neglect the home and the upkeep required to market it any other way than as an infill. This could be a big mistake! As our population ages.. [read more]