Welcome to another edition of What Barrie’s Talking About from Barrie 360! It’s a big week with lots to talk about. What Barrie’s Talking About is a weekly podcast that brings the local stories that impact you. News stories that you aren’t used to hearing!
This week on the podcast, we talk about the local real estate market, helping the homeless, Soup Offs and more …
What Barrie’s Talking About This Week
1) A Light At The End Of The Tunnel
The new year being new hope for the local real estate market. High interest rates have taken a lot of steam out of market but there is some light starting to shine at the end of the tunnel. One lender has even taken some rates below 5%.
Barrie 360’s Ian MacLennan gets the lay of the land from local realtor Peggy Hill …
2) Weekly Barrie Colts Update
The Barrie Colts are looking to reverse their fortunes NEXT year. Out of the playoffs the team is making a few changes this week.
Barrie 360’s Will Konken catches up with Colts broadcaster and writer Gene Pereira …
3) Soups On
The final numbers in for the annual Soup Off in support of We Unite and Redwood Park Communities.
Teena Sauve, the brains behind the event, came in to talk about how it went and how others can get involved in this year’s competition on November 15, 2024 …
4) Helping To Keep The Homeless Warm
There haven’t been a lot of extremely cold nights yet this winter. But the few we’ve had prompted the opening of overnight shelters for those who want to take advantage of them.
Ian MacLennan talks with Mina Fayez-Bahgat, General Manager of Social and Community Services with the County of Simcoe, to find out what services the county is providing and how they’re growing …
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