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Young Entrepreneur: Brendan Troy

A person wearing a toque and winter jacket smiling, with snow and a partially constructed house in the background.

An interview with Brendan Troy of Alair Homes Belleville. Describe your business. Alair Homes is a custom home builder and renovator. We help clients create the home or space they want through Alair’s Client Control™. This allows for full transparency, customization and accountability for all parties involved and is an innovative, safe way to build or renovate a home. What brought you to the region? Our young family was looking for a quieter place to live and thrive. It’s ...

Home Buying Part Two: Build It

How To Build A House In The Bay of Quinte

This is the second in a three-part series by local experts who want to help you find home sweet home. Whether you’re looking, building or buying old or new, here are some tips on how to find your home in the BoQ. TRACKED HOUSING In tracked housing (the kind of homes you’ll find in a classic subdivision, aka “cookie-cutter” homes), the builder chooses the majority of the design and interior options. With this type of purchase you’re typically buying ...

Home Buying Part One: Find It

How To Find A Home in the Bay of Quinte

This is the first in a three-part series by local experts who want to help you find home sweet home. Whether you’re looking, building or buying old or new, here are some tips on how to find your home in the BoQ. LAURA SMITH HERE, BoQ explorer, dreamer and lover of good real estate. Finding homes with great bones is my obsession. I spend more than my fair share of time poring through house listings and day-tripping through different ...

Quinte Home & Lifestyle Show – Why You Need To Check It Out!

With Spring just around the corner (fingers crossed), it’s time to start thinking about that dreaded annual chore…That’s right.. Spring cleaning. Thankfully there’s a light at the end of the tunnel! The Quinte Home Builders’ Association’s Home & Lifestyle Show is the best way to shake those obligatory blues! 2018 marks the 47th year for this awesome local event. With an impressive 100+ exhibitors, this show is an excellent resource for homeowners, home builders and renters, even dreamers. There’s ...

Brothers in Building

By Jim Barber Jonathon and Isaac Van Huizen are proof that not only can brothers work together, contrary to what conventional wisdom might say, but they can create a thriving and successful business enterprise together. For the past seven years the dynamic Stirling duo has elevated Van Huizen Homes Ltd. into a client-centred company that is building some of the most unique homes in the Bay of Quinte Region. Although they now work as a committed team, the Van ...

Family building business thrives in its unique niche

Part of our highlight of Bay of Quinte Home Builders and Realtors over the next several months.  Find a HOME in the Bay of Quinte Region here:  www.bayofquinte.ca/living By Jim Barber For 35 years, W.R. Bosiak Construction has specialized in high-quality custom home construction and renovation projects throughout the Bay of Quinte Region. With more than 100 complete homes created from initial consultation through to final building, and more than 1,000 renovations, additions and accessory building projects, W.R. Bosiak ...

Family Business Built on Sustainability, Customization

Part of our highlight of Bay of Quinte Home Builders and Realtors over the next several months.  Find a HOME in the Bay of Quinte Region here:  www.bayofquinte.ca/living By Jim Barber A family owned and operated business, Gordon Tobey Developments has been designing and building unique, environmentally responsible homes in the Brighton and Trenton area for nearly 40 years. At the core of the philosophy of the company started by an experienced engineer, Gordon Tobey, in 1976 is a ...

Hilden Homes a BOQ Industry Leader for nearly 3 Decades

Part of our highlight of Bay of Quinte Home Builders and Realtors over the next several months.  Find a HOME in the Bay of Quinte Region here:  www.bayofquinte.ca/living By Jim Barber Building homes is truly in Eric DenOuden’s blood. Coming from a family adept at the craft of construction, home building and working with wood in general, over three decades he has built his Belleville-based company, Hilden Homes, into one of the largest and most vibrant home building enterprise ...

New homes becoming a Real Draw for Bay of Quinte Region

By Jim Barber – Bay of Quinte Living   One thing that is undeniable about the new home market in the Bay of Quinte Region is that the majority of the buyers are coming from outside the area. These folks are looking for the unique combination of great lifestyle, open spaces, variety of home options and affordability. Within the region, families are usually looking to upgrade their starter homes into something larger, or downsize into a retirement-lifestyle home. While ...

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.