Making the switch from renting to becoming a homeowner is one of life’s great milestones. If you are looking to become a first-time home buyer, this list of tips should help you avoid beginners’ mistakes: Find an Ottawa real estate agent. Before you start browsing neighbourhoods...

There is no doubt that Ottawa has its charms in the winter (Winterlude) and spring (Tulip Festival), but the National Capital Region truly shines in the summer. Once festival season hits, it is time for event after event of non-stop entertainment. If you live in...

Excellent news for anyone thinking of entering the Ottawa housing market anytime soon: Evidently the market appears to be growing increasingly stable. After all, according to a recent report from the Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, housing in the country is not as overvalued as previously...

  First impressions are everything when it comes to selling a home, and peeling paint, stained carpets and unpleasant odors can be an instant turn-off for buyers. Fortunately, you can take simple and inexpensive steps to prep your home for a quick, top-dollar sale. Freshen up: Paint is...