About Us

About Us

Welcome to PeterboroughThe Peterborough and The Kawarthas Association of REALTORS® Inc. (PKAR) is located at 273 Charlotte Street in Beautiful Downtown Peterborough, Ontario.

Mission Statement:
“PKAR’s mission is to promote the Value of local REALTORS® and to provide the resources they need to be successful”

Vision Statement:
“PKAR REALTORS® are trusted, respected and highly valued professionals. Buyers and sellers understand the value of using a REALTOR® with local expertise. PKAR is recognized and valued by our community as leading corporate citizens. The services PKAR provides to our members are widely used and highly valued.”


The City of Peterborough, home of the world famous Peterborough Lift Locks, is known as the Queen of the Kawarthas and is the gateway of The Kawartha Lakes Region… land of shining waters. The Kawartha Lakes Region is much more than thousands of square miles of sparkling waters, green forests, rolling hills and fertile farmland; the Kawarthas offers a variety of lifestyles from the prosperous city, to small community living, rural and farm life.

Peterborough offers many educational opportunities from primary to post-secondary including: Fleming College, Trent University, Kawartha Pine Ridge District School BoardPeterborough Victoria Northumberland & Clarington Catholic District School BoardLakefield College school.

The Association’s jurisdiction covers all of Peterborough County including the City of Peterborough and the communities of Ennismore, Bridgenorth, Lakefield, Millbrook, Norwood, Apsley as well as other adjacent rural communities.

Peterborough City and County hosts many seasonal festivals all year long, from Polar Fest in Selwyn Township and the Under the Lock Hockey Tournament on the Canal in the winter months to the free Music Fest concert series at Del Crary Park, Havelock Country Jamboree and Camping Festival, fishing on the 130 lake and the Lakefield Literary Festival in the summer months, just to name a few. Plus, there is a year round Farmer’s Market, Lang Pioneer Village, Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park, Indian River Reptile Zoo, the free Riverview Park and Zoo and a Country Fair in most Townships over the summer and fall for family friendly activities.

If you are looking for excellent property values, thriving business and community, safe environment, relaxation, affordable community activities and sports, and endless hospitality, call any of our over 400 licensed and registered salespeople. Visit our Meet our Local REALTORS® page to view our Salespeople or call PKAR at 705-745-5724.