When you first started browsing through the Canadian real estate market in search of your dream home, you might not have considered the variety of properties for sale that offer boating facilities. Many think that such an exclusive feature can only be found in the priciest homes in the most prestigious locations. But we’re here to prove you wrong and showcase a handful of properties priced below $500K that encourage recreational activities on the water.
Take a look at 5 Canadian homes currently up for sale boasting boating facilities:
#1 33 8242 Highway 97A, Mara, British Columbia, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, $289,900
Kickstarting our list is the most budget-friendly property of the bunch, in the form of a 3-bedroom, 2-bath home with over 500 square feet of living space. Located in a gated community at the southern end of Mara Lake, this stunning piece of Mara real estate is definitely a must-see. It not only impresses on the inside through its airy layout, modern kitchen and artistic use of wood, but it also comes with a handful of fantastic outdoor features. The gorgeous 650-foot sandy beach, the boat launch, the boat slip and the jetty all offer great leisure opportunities which the new owners will surely appreciate.
#2 8A Rue Larocque E, Laurentides, Quebec, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $399,000
Next up we have an elegantly appointed townhouse, part of the Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts real estate market in Central Quebec. The charming 3-level home offers over 1,800 square feet of living space, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and unobstructed views of Lac Des Sables. The remarkable number of windows here offers an abundance of natural light throughout the entire home, an unbeatable feature which not all properties in the area possess. The boating facilities that come with the property are additional assets, providing endless options to enjoy spending time on the water.
#3 8 Edgewater Drive, Brighton, Ontario, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, $459,000
This beautiful example of Brighton real estate, situated in the Northumberland County of Central Ontario, is not your typical family home. Although the raised bungalow with its 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, impeccable kitchen and generous family room might seem conventional at first glance, this listing comes with a few additions that are rarely found elsewhere. The property features boat facilities with ownership interest in an associated water lot and a deeded, exclusive use of the slip. In other words, it’s a paradise for boaters which enthusiasts might consider taking advantage of ASAP.
#4 213 White Pine Crescent, Sicamous, British Columbia, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $479,900
Another property situated on the shores of Mara Lake, this time in the Sicamous real estate market, this 1,897-square-foot house is part of the prestigious White Pines Estates. The 3-bedroom, 3-bath half-duplex is in impeccable, move-in-ready condition, thanks to its previous owners. The propane fireplace, the fully-finished basement and the extra-deep single garage are some of the home’s finest features. The boating facilities are an additional highlight, and include a boat strip in a deep-water dock that has already been upgraded and paid for.
#5 Manitoba Northwest, Lynn Lake, $495,000
Anyone interested in a high-end property offering endless leisure options and a unique location will probably instantly fall in love with this beautiful listing that can be found in the Lynn Lake real estate market in Northern Manitoba. The unit can only be accessed via boat or airplane and is perfect for those in search of an exceptional wilderness experience. With an unbeatable setting and exclusive fishing rights to Lynn Lake and its entire system, this is a true mecca for boaters and adventure-lovers alike. The housing here is comprised of a complex of log homes and the price is low for such an amazing property.
As you can see, there are quite a few housing options in the Canadian real estate market where boating enthusiasts will feel right at home. Which property can you imagine yourself living in and why? Let us know in the comments section below and don’t hesitate to keep on browsing for more options.