Ground Breaking Press Release

16 Dec, 2020

PACE Developments and Marshall Zehr Break Ground on new community fit for over 850 families in Barrie.

Showcase on Barrie's Local Shops and Businesses

31 Oct, 2020

Supporting local businesses is more important than ever these days. To that end, Urban North is showcasing some of Barrie’s best shops and businesses. Buy local!

Farmers' Markets Near Barrie

28 Sep, 2020

In and around Barrie, Fall means Farmers’ Markets! And Simcoe County has a lot of them. Enjoy this list of the best farmers’ markets in the area.

How to make your house look expensive on a budget

11 Sep, 2020

Looking to upgrade your home without breaking the bank? Here’s how to make your house look expensive on a budget.

The Best Lake Simcoe Beaches

06 Aug, 2020

A list of the most stunningly beautiful beaches Lake Simcoe has to offer

Space-saving ideas for your townhome

25 Jun, 2020

Create more room in your townhome with these space-saving ideas. View these interior design tips to learn about the right furnishings to select for your home

Child bedroom organization ideas for a neat and tidy space

16 Jun, 2020

If you find that your son or daughter’s room is constantly disorganized and messy, try these child bedroom organization ideas to help keep things in order.

COVID-19: A notice about our Presentation Centre's reopening

28 May, 2020

Our Presentation Centre is reopening. Here’s the important information you need to know about our health and safety protocols during the 2020 pandemic.

Home Office Ideas For A Productive Workspace

28 Apr, 2020

Work from home and need a space that’s easy to focus in? Check out these home office ideas and get ready to transform any area into a productive workspace.

Building a better future for the new generation

07 Apr, 2020

PACE Developments is proud to have been recently featured in Construction In Focus’ April issue, a monthly magazine that profiles exceptional firms, projects, architects, and associations that are leading the way in the industry.

Contemporary Ways To Decorate Your Townhome

18 Mar, 2020

Your home is a reflection of who you are. Show guests your authentic self with paint, furniture, accessories, and more that bring your design dreams to life. After all, contemporary house plans are complemented by fashionable furnishings.

Down Payment Assistance Programs To Help Buy Your Dream Home

21 Feb, 2020

Searching for ways to pay for your dream home? Read our list of methods Canadian home buyers use to gather funds for a new place to live and start house hunting!

Things To Do In Barrie In Winter That The Whole Family Will Enjoy

20 Jan, 2020

We’re blessed to live in a vibrant community filled with opportunities to make memories with family and friends. There are lots of exciting things to do in Barrie in winter and we’ve selected our absolute favourites.  After the first snowfall, Barrie transforms into a winter wonderland where entertainment is never far away. In just one city, you can experience a variety of activities and events suitable for all ages and skill levels. And best of all? You get to have fun in a safe and friendly community.

Urban North Townhomes Awards

31 Dec, 2019

It’s been quite a year for Urban North and Pace Developments. Not only have the townhomes proved a spectacular success with people looking to enter the property market in a spectacular location complete with public transit, but judges and juries of international, domestic and local builder’s awards shows have showered recognition on the development. 

The Season of Giving

29 Nov, 2019

The developments in real estate in the GTA are a cause for concern for many young people looking to realize a long held dream of every generation; to establish a foothold in the property market that not only allows them a solid foundation on which to grow a family, but also gives them a proven investment instrument that can serve them their whole lives.

Which Is Better For You, A Condo Or Townhome?

31 Oct, 2019

If you’re thinking of buying a townhouse or a condominium, there are some important differences between the two that you should know about. We’ve put together a comparison to help you make a more informed decision before you buy.

10 Things to Check Before Buying a Home

30 Sep, 2019

Keep these 10 things in mind before you decide to buy a home. They’ll help you to not only prepare yourself, but also feel confident in your decision before you commit to buying a property for the first time.

Downtown Barrie Today

26 Aug, 2019

Thanks to a recent commitment to urban growth, the ever-growing city of Barrie has become strategically poised to accommodate an even greater influx of new residents over the coming years.

Cottage Country Destinations near Barrie

31 Jul, 2019

Barrie is uniquely positioned as the gateway to the north. Nestled snugly into the side of Lake Simcoe, it’s a conduit through which most cottage-goers from the city will pass through to reach their ultimate lake-side destination.

Living in Barrie Ontario

18 Jun, 2019

You might be surprised to know there’s more to Barrie than just better housing options and affordability. The truth is there’s so much more to consider. To fill you in, here are the top reasons to choose a life in Barrie, Ontario that you never knew about.

We Clamour for Kempenfest!

11 Jun, 2019

Kempenfest is one of Ontario’s largest and most celebrated festivals. It’s a massive gathering of artisans, live music, great food, and lots of amazing activities for all ages. This year, it’s taking place from August 2nd to 5th on the beautiful shores of Kempenfelt Bay.

Making the Most of Your Commuting Time with GO Transit from Barrie

04 Jun, 2019

One of the best things about Urban North is that it puts you just steps from the Barrie South GO Station, dedicated pathway and all. Just because you don’t live in Toronto doesn’t mean you have to stop working there!

Never a Lack of Things to do in Barrie

28 May, 2019

Nestled on the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, part of beautiful Lake Simcoe, Barrie is a living destination like no other. It features a thriving downtown core complete with trendy nightclubs, stylish and happening restaurants, and boutique shops carrying the latest fashions. Not to mention all of the spectacular outdoor adventures to be had in Barrie.

The Buying Benefits of The Right PACE Deposit Structure

21 May, 2019

If you’re like the vast majority of adults under 40, then chances are you’re finding it a little difficult to save up to buy a house. Maybe you’ve been working towards this goal for years, or maybe it’s still a far off pipe dream. But, whatever your situation, the fact remains that buying a property just isn’t in the cards...or so it seems.


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