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So-called Medieval Villages are being touted as a potential solution to housing affordability in Canada, offering off-the-grid homes at an unbeatable price. -CTV News
1. Anthony Barrett, project manager of Boreal Forest Medieval Villages located in the Timiskaming District in northern Ontario, said the homes are essentially campgrounds with farms that are built in unorganized townships, where no building permits are required. Have you heard about these villages before?
2. Barrett said the properties are a half acre in size, do not have access to plumbing, and go for $2,400, with property taxes totalling about $18 per year. Barrett says Boreal Forest Medieval Villages is an eco-friendly community, where residents grow and harvest their own food and use sustainable power sources, such as solar panels. Have you ever considered living "off the grid"?
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3. Do you think if you moved to this village, you could last a year?
4. Barrett noted the villages interest those looking to move out of bustling cities and live in nature, something that has become more desirable for people amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Do you crave being in nature more due to the pandemic?