Ernie Coates, Broker

Ernie was raised in Owen Sound. He completed 20 years in the Canadian Military and worked almost seven years at the County of Grey. Ernie has a passion for real estate. Throughout his military career he purchased homes in British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Ontario. He often bought fixer uppers, foreclosures, nothing down properties and rentals as well as the homes he lived in. After retiring from the military and moving back to Owen Sound he continued to buy and sell real estate — always exciting ! In order to be successful in Real Estate sales it requires enthusiasm, which Ernie has plenty. It requires hard work, which Ernie enjoys. It requires commitment, dedication, and motivation of which Ernie has a proven track record. Ernie and his wife Julie have 10 children, and 6 grandchildren. Kids make the world go around! Ernie Coates and Bill McFarlane have teamed up. Ernie and Bill are both Platinum award selling realtors. Checkout their website at: For assistance with any of your real estate buying or selling needs, now or in the future, please call or email 519-375-1901 or



Ernie Coates, Broker, CD


ABR Accredited Buyer Representative

Sutton – Sound Realty Inc., Brokerage

1077 2nd Ave East,

Owen Sound, ON, N4K 2H8

Cell: 519-375-1901

Office: 519-370-2100


Fax 1-866-405-7038