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April 1, 2020 – Precautions due to Covid-19

Northwoods Realty Ltd. will be taking the following precautions when it comes to showing prospective buyers our listed properties. We will ensure that buyers sign documents that state the following: -I have not traveled anywhere outside of Canada, or been in contact with anyone who has traveled outside of Canada, in the last 14 days. -I have not experienced any of the following symptoms in the last 14 days: fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing. -I have not knowingly come into contact with anyone experiencing any of the following symptoms in the last 14 days: fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing. -I have not knowingly come into contact with anyone with a presumptive or confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis in the last 14 days. Any buyer that does not sign this document will not be allowed access to any property. In addition, we will be suggesting to all buyers that do sign this document and come to look at properties that they sho

March 24, 2020 – Spring

Spring is coming at just the right time, providing a boost of energy as we are all dealing with the pandemic.  Bruce and I are operating from home for a while, but business continues as usual.  We expect that once the distancing restrictions are lifted that properties in areas such as our will be in demand, as people will want to get away from the city and spend time outdoors with family and friends. As always, feel free to reach out by phone or email to get an update on the market, ice conditions, happenings in our area or just to chat. The photo is from Sunday, March 22, showing the ice in Whitefish Bay at just under two feet thick. Stay safe and be well, Bruce and Jake

December 10, 2019 – Final Freeze up

I put together a quick video showing one of the last places to freeze up on Lake of the Woods. This is Whitefish Bay, the deepest part of the lake (over 200ft.) just west of Sioux Narrows. It was -20C at the time and completely froze over last night, December 9th. There are some additional photos below the video.

June 19, 2019 – Blue Heron on Lake of the Woods

I was out on the lake this morning to take some property photos and was fortunate enough to spot this Blue Heron perched way up in a tall tree! Just another example of some of the wild beauty of Lake of the Woods.

May 16, 2019 – Happy Victoria Day Long Weekend

The first long weekend of the summer is here! The ice went off the lake late again this year, out for our first boat ride, we had to work our way around some patches of ice last Sunday, May 12th. Now though, it is time to look ahead to a busy upcoming summer - Here is a list of some of the events to look forward to in the Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls area this summer: Community Events
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March 26, 2019 – Spring is on the way

Looking forward to a late April or early May ice out for Lake of the Woods.  If you have any questions about the Real Estate market in Sioux Narrows, Nestor Falls and Morson, please give us a call or send us an email, we are happy to help! Jake and Bruce

July 19, 2018 – Muskie Seminar

June 21 – Summer solstice sunrise at the Sioux Narrows Bridge

Summer solstice Sioux Narrows 2018. What a sunrise! #siouxnarrows #lakeofthewoods #northwoodsrealty #sunsetcountry #siouxnarrowsbridge A post shared by NWRealty (@nwrealty) on Jun 21, 2018 at 4:06am PDT working

June 16, 2018 – Instagram photos

Photos from this morning on the Sioux Narrows bridge, another great day to be at #lakeofthewoods #siouxnarrows #lakelife #northwoodsrealty #filtered A post shared by NWRealty (@nwrealty) on Jun 14, 2018 at 4:20am PDT working

June 1, 2018 – Whitefish Bay

Hard to capture the beauty of our Lake of the Woods shorelines, but here is an attempt from a few days ago. The bearberry growing around the juniper ranged in colour from golden yellow to a dark red.  Mostly jack pine trees further up. working