Why You Should Buy or Build in Innisfil, Ontario - Royal Homes Why You Should Buy or Build in Innisfil, Ontario - Royal Homes
My Favourites (0)
My Favourites (0)

Tips & Articles

Why You Should Buy or Build in Innisfil, Ontario

Building Your Home


Are you considering building a cottage or buying a new home? Stuck on where is the best location for you and your family? Do you like the idea of living in a quieter town, but with easy access to city amenities? Do you enjoy going to the beach? Innisfil, Ontario is a perfect location for buying or building your next home

Beach Access

Innisfil provides access to two beaches, Leonard’s Beach and Innisfil Beach Park, on Lake Simcoe. Both offer great swimming opportunities and winter recreation. There are even good boardwalks and landscaped areas for those who do not wish to spend their time in the water. These beaches make for perfect family picnics and days in the sun!

Farmers’ Market

During the warmer months, Innisfil presents a stellar farmers market. Each Thursday, the vendors offer locally grown fruits and vegetables, smoked and cured meat, maple syrup, baked goods, and so much more. There is also weekly entertainment and delicious options for lunch and dinner, as well as games and draws during festival events. The weekly farmers’ market provides Innisfil residents with a prime opportunity to support local vendors, consume local goods, and interact with other members of the community. With the wide range of both shopping options and entertainment, there is something for everyone at the Innisfil farmers’ market.

Small Town Atmosphere

Innisfil is a perfect place to build or buy a new cottage or year-round home for those who love a smalltown atmosphere with friendly neighbours, and enjoyable community activities. This town finds the perfect balance between the hustle and bustle of busy city life and the quiet, slow pace of rural living. Why not take advantage of the best of both worlds?

Access to Barrie and Toronto

Innisfil, Ontario is located less than 20 minutes south of Barrie and approximately an hour north of Toronto. This location gives it perfect access to the multitude of entertainment options, shopping centers, and other festivals and opportunities these larger cities provide on a regular basis. Thus, you can take advantage of living in a smaller town while also maintaining access to city life, and avoiding the daily urban centre grind.

Georgian Downs

Of course, any article about Innisfil would not be complete without a mention of how living in the area gives you the opportunity to visit Georgian Downs, which offers slots, pari-mutuel wagering, horse racing, great food with buffet options, and more all in one convenient location. Georgian Downs is a perfect instance of bringing a little bit of the city into a small town. Swim in the summer, skate in the winter. Relax in a small-town environment and say hello to your neighbours at the farmers’ market. Need a little spice? Visit Georgian Downs one evening! All of these make Innisfil, Ontario a great place to buy or build a new cottage or year-round home.

It was the only smart move to go with Royal!Ken
Email Us
  • FAQ

    Where can I get a price list or How come your website doesn’t show pricing?

    Prices vary geographically, depending on where you are building. With the amount of options available, price lists run into thousands of options. Prices change with the options you choose. The best way to get an idea on pricing would be to contact our Design Centre nearest to where you are building.

    What is your average square foot selling price?

    Prices for a complete home, including foundation vary from $200 sq-ft to over $300 because our homes are all custom built, we can design a home to fit your budget.

    Why should I buy from you over a conventional or "Stick-Builder"?

    The advantages of prefab include building in a climate controlled environment, using environmentally friendly products which reduces waste and a CSA monitored quality controlled program. There is less time start to finish, with less disruption to neighborhood. We also sell at a firm price.

    Do your homes include a foundation?

    Yes our homes include full foundation and basement.

    How long does it take to build a Royal Home?

    It takes less than two weeks to build a home in our factory, but the process from start to finish is very dependent on the timing of obtaining a building permit. For most of our clients the process from start to delivery is twelve to sixteen weeks with move in eight to twelve weeks thereafter.

    What size homes do you build?

    As a custom builder we can build any size home but generally the average size range is between 1300 and 3500 sq feet.

    Do you build garages?

    Yes. Garages are built on site after the home is delivered.

    Are the homes energy efficient?

    Building a prefab home in a factory assures the highest attention to sealing the building envelope and ensures that the cold stays out.

    Since your homes are so energy efficient and air tight, how do you get fresh air?

    All our homes have HRV heat recovery ventilator air exchanger to remove stale air, and introduce fresh air.

    Where can I put a prefab home?

    Anywhere in Ontario you like.

    Can I really customize my prefab home?

    Yes, we use state of the art custom design software, today no two homes are built alike.

    Do you finish the basement?

    Yes. We can customize your basement to the finishes you desire.

    Are Royal Homes built to code?

    All Royal Homes are individually designed to meet all provincial and municipal building codes for your specific lot location.

    Do you build stick-built or conventional homes as well?

    We are a custom home builder first and use prefabricated components wherever we can, because it is a better way to build. If you have a remote site or custom home design with large open spaces we would look at what makes most sense for that design and location. This could include prebuilt panels or partially site built specific rooms.

    What makes the building process environmentally friendly?

    Waste in the factory is separated and recycled, reducing the impact on landfills. This has less disruption in terms of noise and time at job site. Building prefab allows for higher energy efficient homes and reduced heating costs.

    How is your home delivered?

    Our home is delivered by way of custom designed hydraulic flatbed trailers and precisely craned onto the foundation.

    Can you make changes or custom design?

    Yes, clients are given preliminary plans to review and changes are welcome and easily accommodated.