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What to Do in Ottawa for Free this Weekend

"Sounds like Christmas" Community Concert - Taking place Saturday at 4:00 pm at the Ottawa Chinese Bible Church. This multicultural church performs this concert for free annually. Lamina Vernissage - Taking place at the Old Chelsea Gallery, starting on Sunday and running through to Christmas Eve, a show of works by Martha Nixon. Christmas and [...]

What to Do in Ottawa for Free this Weekend2017-04-11T21:43:59-04:00

December 2015 Newsletter

December…a month filled with so many emotions. Stress, being not the least of which, appears as Christmas gets closer, family arrives, gifts need to be bought, food needs to be prepped…the to-do list grows…and grows. We, at Evans Team,(insert)HOPE THAT YOU WILL  are going to try and take some time to breathe and be calm [...]

December 2015 Newsletter2017-04-11T21:44:00-04:00

New Rules from CMHC about Investment Properties

Good news for investors and those with rental properties. As of September 28, CMHC allows for 100% of the rental income from a unit will be considered for new loan applications which are submitted to CMHC for mortgage insurance. This means a boost in the size of loans that investors can secure. To qualify a [...]

New Rules from CMHC about Investment Properties2017-04-11T21:44:00-04:00

Our Evening with Carp Garden Centre

Last night we, myself and a group of our past clients and supporters, attended a wreath making workshop with Carp Garden Centre on the Carp Fairgrounds. This is something that Carole hosts every year in December but it was the first time I have gone. I am not what you would call a "crafty" person. [...]

Our Evening with Carp Garden Centre2017-04-11T21:44:00-04:00

No Municipal Land Transfer Tax for Ottawa

With great pleasure, I'd like to inform you that this morning, Ted McMeekin, the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, informed the legislature that the government will NOT give municipalities the ability to charge a municipal land transfer tax (MLTT). It is one of the biggest government relations wins in OREA's history. Well done everyone! [...]

No Municipal Land Transfer Tax for Ottawa2017-04-11T21:44:00-04:00