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The township of Scugog is located in the Regional Municipality of Durham, south-central Ontario. The creation of the Regional Municipality of Durham in 1974 resulted in municipal restructuring of the various townships in Ontario County. The current township of Scugog, which has a current population of 21,439 as of 2006, was created through the amalgamation of the original townships of Scugog, Reach and Cartwright and the town of Port Perry.
Scugog is located just 65 kilometres northeast of the City of Toronto, on the shores of Lake Scugog, and provides the closest access point to the Trent Severn Waterway, in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). This indeed is a quaint township that combines the benefits of proximity to a large metropolitan area with the heritage and values of a small community.
Culture abounds in Scugog with an enthusiastic Arts Council and Performing Arts Centre, as well as an active Museum Village that, along with the First Nations of Scugog Island, preserves local heritage. Throughout the year volunteer groups host numerous activities and events including concerts; craft shows; antique fairs; dragon boat racing, rowing regattas; classic car shows; agricultural fairs and festivals.
Port Perry represents the primary urban centre within the Scugog Township. Here, one can enjoy beautiful Victorian-era buildings, that make shopping and fine dining a real treat. Scugog also boasts a wide variety of parks, beaches and sporting fields as well as the scenic Trans-Canada and Oak Ridges Moraine Trails as well as the Nonquon Wildlife Preserve.
The main industries located within Scugog Township include agriculture, tourism as well as light manufacturing. There is also an excellent network of Regional Roads and Provincial Highways, servicing the area, along with access to GO Transit and Durham Region Transit, which includes Accessible Transit.
A great place to live, the Township of Scugog is growing in popularity due to its rural feel, but close proximity to major urban centres. Looking to sell, your Scugog property? Consider private real estate as an option, as home owners listing their property for sale by owner is an option that has helped many in the Scugog area to save thousands on the sale of their home, most via a MLS® real estate listing. Why MLS®? Because MLS® has a proven track record for helping homeowners sell their property fast, easy and stress free by generating maximum exposure to get your property seen, while also providing timely expert advice to make sure the transaction is as smooth as possible. A flat fee MLS® listing can be the home selling solution you are looking for, so contact us today to inquire as to how you can list your Scugog home for sale by owner.
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