Barrie News

Pratt Homes has been named as a finalist in the 2017 Homeowners’ Choice Awards, presented by Tarion. These are the only awards that give Ontario’s new home buyers the power each year to have their new home builder recognized for customer service excellence. The awards recognize a...

You should invest in Real Estate in Barrie. The most recent report from the Real Estate Investing Network points out many of the positive reasons to invest your money here. There are several factors to consider when you are investing in real estate and this report...

In 2015, TVO did a special on Barrie Ontario highlighting some of the great reasons that people love this incredible city. “Barrie, Ontario, is one of the fastest growing cities in the country and enjoys one of the country's lowest unemployment rates. This video looks at...

Barrie is the second safest metropolitan area in the country last year, according to the crime severity index released by Statistics Canada. Barrie was the nation's safest CMA in 2014, 2013 and 2012 – after being third in both 2011 and 2010. Barrie Police Chief Kimberley Greenwood...

An announcement was made earlier this year that all day GO train service is going to be implemented from Barrie to downtown Toronto within the next 5 years. This is a huge deal for commuters and other people who want to exit the GTA and move...

Pratt Homes has been building in Barrie since 1890 so when we tell you that investing in Barrie is the perfect strategy for you, the argument could be seen as a little one sided. Now there is more information to help support our pro-Barrie stance. The...