Lifestyle Curators

As longtime locals and real estate experts serving South Georgian Bay for a collective 35+ years, we have the community connections and lifestyle information you need to decide where to settle. Never in a rush, we spend time getting to know you so we can show you exactly how to enjoy the area to the fullest, and discover the home that fits you perfectly.

“Working with Mike and his team was the best decision we could have made in navigating a tricky market. Homes were selling fast and in multiple offers. We are incredibly impressed by The Kearns Group's knowledge, efficiencies and guidance in helping us secure a perfect family home.”

- Ty Hardy

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“Thank you to Mike Kearns and his team for finding us a wonderful home and making the entire experience as easy as possible. We are impressed with the care and professionalism always on display.”

- Polly Woggarden

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“Their extensive knowledge of the area and tireless efforts to present us with options helped us find a home and community we truly love. Our "must-have list" was a long and particular one. Their professionalism, calming manner and efficiency made the process enjoyable.”

- Vesna Leclair

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Local Market Guides

The Kearns Group is a hyper-local real estate team with dominant market share, meaning we know the real estate better than most and have access to opportunities you might not find with another agent.

Whether you’re searching for a chalet-style home near the mountains or a waterfront cottage by the bay, we’ll help you get into the home and community of your dreams quickly.

Lush green golf courses, scenic nature trails, spectacular waterfront living, charming villages, snow-covered ski hills, and connected communities: what’s not to love?

South Georgian Bay Lifestyle

The region is a dynamic area that caters to diverse lifestyles, perfect for active residents and those seeking tranquility. You’ll enjoy four seasons of recreation, from skiing at private clubs and world-class golf courses to endless waterfront activities as well as cycling and hiking the many trails. There are endless opportunities to explore the outdoors.

South Georgian Bay is also known for its exceptional local businesses, including fine restaurants, breweries, and wineries. Known for its strong entrepreneurial spirit, the region perfectly bridges leisurely lifestyles and rewarding work. Collingwood has become one of the top locales in Ontario for startups, while luxury retirement living is also a staple of South Georgian Bay.

Your Journey Home

We pay special attention to your reasons for buying a home in Southern Georgian Bay, making sure to uncover specifics around your ideal lifestyle, family dynamics, and future goals, so we can create a tailored plan and execute an expedited process.

1. Getting started

Starting with a consultation, we make sure we become intimately familiar with your wish-list to craft a bespoke strategy to find your home. We’ll also ensure you’re connected with our trusted financial specialists to accurately estimate your buying power so you enter the market from a position of confidence.

2. A Perfect Search

We set you up with automatic listing alert notifications to let you know when properties matching your wish-list hit the market, so you optimize your search. Then we accompany you to every showing to help you evaluate homes and see past the aesthetics to the structure and functionality of the home.

3. Strategic Offers

Our unequaled market knowledge and negotiation experience empowers you to confidently navigate offer scenarios without pressure. The Kearns Group conducts a comprehensive pricing analysis before any offer to set you up for the best possible outcomes.

Why Choose South Georgian Bay?

Picture yourself living in a place with fresh air, crystal-clear waters and unspoiled nature in a quiet setting—with no crowds and no traffic. Our roots in the community run deep. Mike grew up here, works here, and is raising his family here. With 35+ years of combined local market expertise, The Kearns Group uniquely qualified to help you navigate the market and buy a home in Southern Georgian Bay.

Professional Network

We have a strong network of industry professionals to help you transition into your new home, and make it your own. From tradespeople to movers and a wide range of service providers, we ensure your transition is seamless.

Stress-Free Closing

When you’ve found the right home and it’s time to close, we walk you through finalizing paperwork and transferring the down payment, while liaising with lawyers to ensure the smoothest transition.

From the moment you connect with our team to the minute you settle into your new home, The Kearns Group is by your side to answer any questions, quell concerns, and help you transition to your exciting new life in our beloved region. Simply reach out to us for community information, industry referrals, or market advice any time.

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