News

Innovative Home Adapts to Owner's Needs

July 6th, 2015

The New Economy Home emerged as a solution to the financial strains of the recession, but its universal design and flexible layout still resonate with buyers. More ...

Has Environment Concern Reduced Quality of Life?

April 2nd, 2015

"Up-not-out land policies have tripled house prices" More ...

New detached homes are rare in the GTA

March 5th, 2014

Detached homes in the GTA average at $929,423 More ...

Come and walk through our beautiful streets!

October 30th, 2013

It's a great time of the year to experience everything that New Amherst has to offer with it's beautiful parks, ponds, trails and tree lined streets. More ...

FOOD DRIVE OCTOBER 3RD AT NEW AMHERST 12-2PM

September 30th, 2013

Please leave donations a the Sales Office More ...

JOIN US OCTOBER 5TH FOR THE LAUNCH OF OUR LUXURY BUNGALOW TOWNES!

September 23rd, 2013

LUXURY BUNGALOW TOWNES All brick exterior 10’ ceilings Full size egress front basement windows Concrete block demising wall 3 lower level options to choose from 1883-2341 sq.ft. livable space Theatre room, wine bar, 3 piece bathroom, 3 + bedroom option Glass transoms over doors to filter natural light Deeper fridge cabinets summer 2014. LUXURY BUNGALOW TOWNES All brick exterior 10’ ceilings Full size egress front basement windows Concrete block demising wall 3 lower level options to choose from 1883-2341 sq.ft. livable space Theatre room, wine bar, 3 piece bathroom, 3 + bedroom option Glass transoms over doors to filter natural light Deeper fridge cabinets More ...

You Could Win!

September 4th, 2013

Port Hope Jazz Festival September 20-22 2013 More ...

What a wonderful day at the 8 th Annual Cobourg Sandcastle Festival!

August 4th, 2013

A full day of fun in the sun and sand. More ...

Cobourg Sandcastle Festival

July 31st, 2013

Come and join us for a day of fun! Saturday August 3rd 11-4 More ...

New Amherst community food drive this Saturday

March 29th, 2012

New Amherst will be taking part in the Community Challenge food drive this Saturday, March 31. More ...

New Amherst Featured on Builder Online

January 26th, 2012

New Amherst was recently featured on Builder Online. More ...

What are Canada’s best smaller cities to live in?

October 15th, 2011

Great article in Moneysense about the top towns in Canada under 25,000 people. The best part? Cobourg and Port Hope sit at number three and four on the list in all of Canada, and are the top two in Ontario. More ...

New Amherst Featured in 'Preferred' Magazine

August 10th, 2011

A great article featuring New Amherst as a new urban community in good company with Seaside and Kentlands. More ...

New Urbanism Now: Recapturing the good old days before urban sprawl

October 30th, 2010

New Amherst is featured in the National Post - Saturday October 30, 2010 More ...

New Amherst, Ontario's New Old Town

October 25th, 2010

Featured in Preferred Magazine, Fall 2010 More ...

New Amherst News - Volume II 2010/2011

October 19th, 2010

The second edition of the New Amherst News is now available. More ...

Away from the City, Alex Newman, National Post

August 13th, 2010

It's not just the dream of escaping the rat race that entices -- this new escapee wants larger lots and larger homes, but to be close to an existing community, especially one with natural beauty and cultural amenities. More ...

New Amherst News, 1st Edition

June 23rd, 2010

New Amherst is pleased to share the first edition of the New Amherst News. This publication outlines all the resort town of Cobourg and the village centered community of New Amherst has to offer. More ...

Lakeside living closer to the ground, Suzanne Wintrob, National Post

June 18th, 2010

Over in Cobourg, New Amherst Ltd. is building an 1,100-home community that managing partner Max LeMarchant says is “designed as a village rather than a subdivision,” The 170-acre site, with its small-town feel, includes condos, two-level lofts, bungalows, two-storeys and townhomes and will take 10 years to be fully developed, though sales are on now for a new phase, which has late 2010 occupancy. The current phase is a few streets away from the lake though future construction will get closer to it. More ...

Open House at New Amherst

April 15th, 2010

New Amherst is hosting an Open House on Sunday April 18, 2010 More ...

Another Information Porthole

February 17th, 2010

Source of more information about New Amherst More ...

New Amherst Opens to Rave Reviews

November 12th, 2009

Last Saturday, over 500 visitors enjoyed the grand opening of New Amherst's beautiful new model homes and the turnout confirmed the famous line from Field of Dreams, "Build it and they will come." More ...

Toronto Star - Urban style in small-town development

March 1st, 2008

"Substantial Georgian-style homes that look like long-standing elements of the landscape aren't the usual stuff of suburbs. But the models in the new Castlehead Homes project in Cobourg are just that." More ...

Toronto Star - Neutral tones true to tradition

February 9th, 2008

"Most model homes take at least some design cues from the potential buyer, but the model at New Amherst in Cobourg takes this human context to a new level." More ...

Toronto Star - Ahead of its time no more

February 6th, 2008

"Seeds of New Amherst were planted almost 20 years ago, when new urbanism was called neo-traditional planning." More ...

Globe & Mail - New Urbanism takes root at the fringe

April 21st, 2006

"On the fringe of the Greater Toronto Area's heated housing market, the area between Port Hope and Cobourg is the new frontier." More ...

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