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Country Living Versus City Living

There are many benefits to living in the country versus the big city, especially in an area like Esterhazy, Saskatchewan where the city limits are close enough to make for a great day trip. Esterhazy is in Southeast Saskatchewan and is located only 83 kilometers from Yorkton, a place with around 16,000 people. If you would like a larger center yet, Regina, Saskatchewan’s capital city, is only 212 kilometers away. With this in mind, you can experience the benefits of...

Choosing the Perfect Housing Lot

Choosing to build a new home is a big step, choosing the location is equally important. If you are moving to Esterhazy, Saskatchewan and looking for a lot for a new home, consider the real estate offered by Brylee Developments. Check out the Neighborhood  Before choosing a lot for your new home, drive around the area and go for a walk in the neighborhood to get a feel for the community. You will want to see what is already there and also...

Things to Know When Building Your own Home

Many people moving into smaller communities, like Esterhazy, Saskatchewan, choose to build their own home. Building a home to your specifications is fun but also a huge undertaking. Brylee Developments builds custom homes in Esterhazy and surrounding area and can offer some great information on things you need to know. Remember, this is your home and they are there to guide you. There are many decisions to be made and the home builder is able to offer suggestions but this is...

A History of Esterhazy, Saskatchewan

A Glimpse into Esterhazy’s Past Count Paul Otto d’Esterhazy was christened Johannes Packh but he claimed that he was a Hungarian aristocrat of the Esterhazy family. One of the wealthiest families in Hungary, the Esterhazy family did not recognize his claim and a year after making it, Johannes Packh (Count Paul Otto d’Esterhazy) immigrated to Saskatchewan. He was 35 years old at the time. In 1886 he helped to settle 35 Hungarian families and founded the colony of Kaposvar which was...

Things to Do in Esterhazy, Saskatchewan

Esterhazy, a small community in southeastern Saskatchewan, has many opportunities for going out to explore. For a smaller community (around 2, 500 people) they are still able to offer a lot of various attractions and fun things to do. Potash Interpretive Centre The interpretive centre offers interactive displays that showcase the advancements in technology over the years that have made mineral mining a part of the prairie culture. There are exhibits of various forms of potash from the surface to the mine...