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A taste of summer with Barrelling Tide distillery

Published on July 20, 2018

Are you looking for a perfect refreshment to cool down with as we venture into another beautiful Nova Scotia summer weekend? Our friends at Barrelling Tide Distillery have shared some Read More

Living In Luxury: Cambridge

Published on July 18, 2018

Are you seeking a contemporary retreat with a cozy ambiance that you can call home? The Cambridge is a stunning bungalow that has everything you need. From the many windows Read More

Forest Lakes offers stunning new homes in a welcoming community

Published on July 16, 2018

As featured in the Chronicle Herald. Nova Scotia has some of the most beautiful towns and cities in all of Canada. Halifax is the perfect mix of new and old, offering Read More

Getting Outside and Enjoying Nature

Published on July 11, 2018

Sometimes we take the beauties of nature for granted, forgetting all of the wonderful things that can be done and enjoyed in the simplicity of the great outdoors. From foraging Read More

New Homes in the Making

Published on July 5, 2018

Lots of exciting things are happening as our wonderful community continues to rapidly grow. We are happy to announce there are currently three new homes being built in Forest Lakes; Read More

Live the slow life at Forest Lakes

Published on July 3, 2018

As featured in the Chronicle Herald. While there are definitely benefits to living in a fast-paced city like Toronto or New York, when it comes to overall quality of life, however, Read More


Published on July 3, 2018

On Sunday, May 27th, our community celebrated spring in Nova Scotia with our Big Open House.  In addition to touring our beautiful homes for sale, guests were able to shop Read More

How to Throw the Perfect Canada Day Party

Published on June 25, 2018

With Canada Day being only days away, now is the time to start planning for the perfect patriotic bash. Even though last year was Canada’s big 150th celebration, don’t be Read More

Living in Luxury: Hopewell

Published on June 21, 2018

Searching for a home with a clean design and open-concept living? The Hopewell is a peaceful, two-story, Cape Cod style home that has much to offer any family. With large Read More

Get Inspired with Forest Lakes

Published on June 19, 2018

Looking for inspiration to make your life more luxurious? Check out Forest Lakes’ newly launched Pinterest page! Discover new ideas on how to do things, brighten up your home, and Read More

6 Gardening Trends That Will Blossom in 2018

Published on June 14, 2018

As the warm weather approaches it is the perfect time to get your garden started and summertime ready. Whether you are interested in indoor plants or outdoor gardens, there are Read More

Forest Lakes is making the numbers count

Published on June 12, 2018

As featured in the Chronicle Herald. While numbers are not necessarily the most important thing when it comes to the planning and execution of a project, Forest Lakes Country Club, the Read More

Living in Luxury: Cameron

Published on June 8, 2018

If you have a dream home wish list, the Cameron will certainly cross off all of those must-have items. From large windows which draw in natural light, to sleek, hard-surfaced Read More

The Benefits of Maintenance-Free Living

Published on June 7, 2018

As featured in Business Voice, Halifax’s Business Magazine. In today’s society, we all have busy schedules and sometimes it’s hard to fit it all in, which is why the team at Forest Lakes has Read More

Celebrating Spring and Community in Nova Scotia

Published on June 7, 2018

On Sunday, May 27th, our community celebrated spring in Nova Scotia with our Big Open House.  In addition to touring our beautiful homes for sale, guests were able to shop Read More

Forest Lakes believes local businesses are the lifeline of a community

Published on May 29, 2018

As featured in the Chronicle Herald. While many businesses thrive on global outsourcing, Terra Firma Development Corporation (TFDC), the developers of Forest Lakes, believes in keeping things local. When it comes Read More

Your Guide to a true Nova Scotia experience

Published on May 15, 2018

Nova Scotia is buzzing with activity during the summer months. Between the enriched culture, breathtaking views of nature, and animating festivals, Nova Scotia is the place to be during the Read More

Every tree matters in Forest Lakes

Published on May 14, 2018

As featured in the Chronicle Herald. Henry David Thoreau asked, “What is the use of a house if you don’t have a decent planet to put it on?” Planners and builders Read More

Nova Scotia resort utilizes on-site distributed wastewater disposal systems

Published on May 4, 2018

As featured in Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine. Forest Lakes Country Club is a four-season resort community under construction in Ardoise, just outside Halifax, Nova Scotia. The development will ultimately include Read More

Committed to Environmental Sustainability

Published on April 20, 2018

Earth Day is an empowering movement globally. On April 22, 2018, we mark the 48th anniversary of this rising celebration. Earth Day Network has stated, “more than 1 billion people Read More