Mount Forest is a small unincorporated community located in the township of Wellington North. Mount Forest was originally known as Maitland Hills, as it was believed that the Saugeen River was actually the Maitland River; however the name was officially changed in 1853. By 1864, Mount Forest qualified as a village, and in 1879 became a town. Mount Forest is now home to over 4000 residents.
For a small town, Mount Forest has a great number of amenities for residents. Large retailers have added convenient locations in downtown Mount Forest with brands like Tim Hortons, M&M Meat Shops, Canadian Tire and No Frills all having operating branches. There are many churches, schools and a community centre for families with young children. Larger companies like Viking-Cives and Go Glass and Accessories have production facilities in Mount Forest, offering the town’s residents fantastic employment opportunities.
Mount Forest is a residential town first, with great real estate for those looking to invest. Homes for sale in Mount Forest vary in style due to the city’s expansion in recent years. Century homes on large lots are in high demand, and feature character and charm. Newly built homes have recently become more popular in Mount Forest. Houses for sale in this style are larger in square footage, and offer modern amenities. Whatever you’re looking for in a property, we have an extensive knowledge of the houses for sale in Mount Forest, and can help you locate the ideal home for your lifestyle.
Do you want to find out more about Mount Forest homes for sale? Contact the team at Kempston & Werth Realty Ltd.:
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