Kenora is the second largest city in Northwestern Ontario with approximately 15,000 residents. It offers a laid-back lifestyle with the right amount of big city culture and village ambience, together with a lot of natural beauty…a rare combination in Ontario or anywhere.
Surrounded by forests and lakes, the Lake of the Woods name perfectly describes the Kenora area. Residents choose to live here both permanently and seasonally. They are attracted by the best of nature in the summer and winter months but also by the high quality of life, the safe neighbourhoods, the occasional famous resident, the luxury cottages and by the welcoming spirit that tourists, newcomers and retirees bring to community life.
One of the biggest advantages of moving to Kenora is the variety of unique and affordable real estate. Housing prices range from $60,000 for a 3-bedroom country home to $1 million and up for a luxury waterfront mansion.Kenora Home & Cottage Realty Inc., Century 21 and Royal Le Page provide real estate expertise to Kenora and the surrounding areas.
Residents are also provided with excellent local infrastructure and municipal services by the City of Kenora, which earned it a place on the list of 21 Intelligent Communities in the World in 2009. Local homes have access to municipal owned telecommunications, hydro, sewer and water services. Other public assets such as the Kenora Public Library, the world-class Lake of the Woods District Hospital, five public beaches and quality transportation make this city an ideal place to live.
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