The City of Kenora and surrounding area has a strong housing market along with a multitude of camps, cottage rentals, lodges and motel accommodations to support its thriving tourism. The current population of year round residents in Kenora is reported as 16,000 or so with the population nearly doubling in the summer months.
If you are thinking of relocating to the Kenora area, this section may be especially useful to you; here we discuss buying, selling, and relocating to and from the city of Kenora. Moreover, we provide listings of area realty companies which can make your transition easier to manage.
There are a number of realty agencies within Kenora that provide residential buying and selling services to individuals and businesses.
Cabin Country Realty Ltd.
138 Main. Street South
Phone: 807-468-3541 or 1-800-528-8848
Century 21 Reynard Real Estate Ltd.
213 First Street South
If you feel that your rights as a tenant or a landlord are being violated, contact The Landlord Tenant Board at 1-888-332-3234 or for tenants contact Northwest Community Legal Clinic at 807-468-8888. Some of your concerns may be answered in the Frequency Asked Questions page on the Land and Tenant Board site.
Moving to Kenora? With a booming housing market, a safe environment for children, places to continue education and the lake, why not? Kenora is waiting for you. Resources to help families settle around Lake of the Woods are abundant. If this seems to be the ideal plan, then you will not be disappointed in Kenora’s variety of education options, places to shop, and activities for children.
Students and single people will find our city the perfect place to live. Why not dine and meet someone at one of the area’s many restaurants and bars. Confederation College has a vast selection of diplomas and courses ranging from Police Foundations to Mature Student Education.
Lake of the Woods District Hospital
The Lake of the Woods District Hospital meets the immediate healthcare needs of residents of the City of Kenora, as well as a large surrounding area, including several First Nations Communities.
There are many other resources available through this website. For information on many of the health-related programs and services you may need to access, please visit Health Services.
Depending on where you live, there are areas within the City of Kenora where City utilities are available and other areas still within the City boundary that are serviced by other providers.
The Tax Department at City Hall provides service to every property owner in the City of Kenora. It is responsible for the billing, collection, and day-to-day inquiries related to property tax. The department answers customer questions on tax account levies and balances, payment plans, school support and basic assessment inquiries to name a few. It also provides property information to real estate agents, mortgage companies, and law firms who are working on behalf of their clients.
The Tax Department maintains the tax roll in terms of changes in property ownership, address changes, mortgage changes and changes made by the Assessment Office to assessed values.
You may reach the Tax Department at 807-467-2034 or e-mail directly to the Tax Collector, at email@example.com.