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June 2019 Market Update

We have a market update for you for Ottawa's real estate market for the month of June 2019. We are still seeing that it is a seller's market and it will be interesting to see how that plays out for the summer months. For Residential sales, the number of sales is up 2% from last June to a total of [...]

July 9th, 2019|

Want to Buy a Condo, but Not Sure How it Works?

In today’s real estate market, buyers have a variety of different options: single detached homes, semi-detached homes, town homes, new construction, resale homes and condominiums.   There has been a growing trend towards the purchase of condominiums.  However, many buyers are not familiar with how condominiums work. When a buyer purchases a condo, he or she acquires ownership of the specific [...]

June 26th, 2019|

A Guide to Ottawa’s 2019 Festival Season

Festival season in Ottawa is already in full swing! With the Canadian Tulip Festival over, and somewhat chilly, we hope for better weather for the numerous upcoming festivals that will take us right into autumn. Do you have a favourite or one that you absolutely will not miss?? Let us know! Ottawa Italian Week Festival - June 6 to June [...]

June 11th, 2019|

May 2019 Market Update

May was another busy month for Ottawa real estate. Some say that the market will become a bit more balanced next year but nothing is certain. We feel that if you have a place to sell and are considering selling, now is the time so please contact us to Home For Sale Real Estate Sign and Beautiful New House. [...]

June 10th, 2019|

Ottawa’s Top Events this Week

Winterlude is officially over but that doesn't mean our City is without great events this week! Check them out below: Writing Killer Web Content - Head down to Impact Hub on Slater Street to learn how to create amazing web content to help your business! Impact Hub puts on so many seminars and lectures and they are fantastic. This one [...]

February 21st, 2018|

January 2018 Market Update

The Ottawa Real Estate board’s recently released statistics show that home buyers are still actively searching for properties and home inventory remains low coming in to 2018.   Sales were up over 7% (year over year) in spite of the low inventory, which is a trend that is continuing from 2017.  January 2018 listings 994 (RES) and 406 (CONDO) compared with the [...]

February 16th, 2018|

2018 Bluesfest Lineup Has Been Released

The lineup for Ottawa's favourite music festival has been released and pre-sale begins tomorrow, Thursday February 15 at 10:00 am. Regular tickets will be available for purchase the next day at 10 am. Running for ten days from July 5 to 15, Bluesfest is such a popular festival throughout Canada and internationally. People wait with bated breath to see who [...]

February 14th, 2018|

Ottawa’s Top Events this Week

The weather mayyyy not be the greatest this week with a load of snow currently coming our way, but it's no excuse to not take in one of the many great events going on in and around Ottawa. Drive safely! Winterlude - I know I'm pointing out the obvious here...but click the link to see the exact Winterlude festivities going [...]

February 7th, 2018|

Residential vs. Condo Stats for January 2018

January saw Ottawa's real estate market split very distinctly between condos and residential resales. While there was a rise in condominium sales, residential sales slipped from last year. However, prices were distinctly different between the two sectors as well. The average price of residential resale home jumped 8.8% since last January to $427,500 and condo prices fell 8.6% to $263,750. [...]

February 6th, 2018|

Winterlude 2018 is Here!

It's that time of year again! January is FINALLY over and February starts with Ottawa's favourite event...Winterlude! This year we celebrate the 40th year that this festival has taken place. There are lots of events going on all over the city for everyone to enjoy. Running from February 2 to February 19 read on for some highlights. Official Sites Jacques [...]

February 1st, 2018|