Real Estate Ad of the Week

From today’s Globe. It seems the identity of the seller is more important than the property — which doesn’t say much for the property. I’d imagine this sales pitch appeals greatly to a specific type of southern Ontario Anglophile, though:


Due to declining years wishes to sell country estate, 1 hour from Toronto. 5.19 acs wooded setting. 3000 sq. ft. home, 5 bdrm & 2 bdrm gardener’s cottage. Garden of the Year award. Excellent investment at $600,000.