Nestled between the shores of the Rideau Canal and the Rideau river lies the neighbourhood of Old Ottawa South – a beautiful neighbourhood that’s abounding with history, character and charm. Defined as being north of the Rideau River, south of the Rideau Canal, west of Riverdale Ave and Main St and east of Bronson Ave, Old Ottawa South is a place with so much to offer its residents and visitors alike.

Ottawa Area Music In The Pines

The Ottawa neighbourhood real estate area hosts many family friendly events throughout the year and one of the most popular is Music In The Pines. Music In The Pines  is an annual family music festival that supports different causes; this year donations raised will go to supporting The Children's Wish Foundation. The goal of Music In The Pines is to promote music and arts while helping a good cause, right here in our own Ottawa communities, so if you are searching for a fantastic family event showcasing talented entertainment, then you need to experience Music In The Pines. You can learn more of the details below.

Graced with abundant parks and open space, Barrhaven real estate is one of the newest suburbs developed along the Greenbelt. The community of Barrhaven has helped fuel the rapid residential growth the area has experienced; the Barrhaven Town Centre retail complex provides residents a combination of big box stores and a variety of other commercial establishments, including Re/Max Affiliates Realty Ltd. Indicative of sizable growth experienced in Barrhaven, many smaller shopping malls now dot the landscape. High-tech employers began a migration in the area in the 1990s as highlighted by corporations like JDS Uniphase and Nortel. Recently, the RCMP announced Barrhaven as the new home of their National Headquarters.

Alta Vista Ottawa Neighbourhood

Nestled in Ottawa's east end, just north of the Rideau River Valley, is the Ottawa neighbourhood of Alta Vista - an area that is rich with character and charm. If you're ready to search Ottawa area homes for sale and you want to relocate to an Ottawa area neighbourhood that caters to people of all ages and families of all sizes, then you're going to love what Alta Vista Ottawa real estate has in store for you. Boasting of beautiful parks and green space, all kinds of local resources, and conveniences around every corner, Alta Vista is a neighbourhood that you'll be sure to love.

Ottawa Tulip Festival

If you will be moving to Ottawa or relocating to Ottawa neighbourhoods this May, then  you are in luck! Starting the 6th through the 23rd, the annual Canadian Tulip Festival will be taking place. There will be over one million tulips showcasing over 50 varieties creating quite a kaleidoscope of color throughout the Ottawa community areas.

Before putting your Ottawa home on the market or listing with an Ottawa real estate agent, savvy Ottawa home sellers obtain a Comparative Market Analysis, also referred to in the real estate industry as a Home Evaluations or CMAs. You’ve probably received direct mail letters or post cards from local real estate agents about Home Evaluations. These pitches offer you a free report to tell you how much your home is worth. Ottawa real estate sellers can use our Geoff and Bobbie McGowan Ottawa Home Evaluation to figure out home pricing.

Barrhaven On The Green Community Barrhaven On The Green is a thriving, breathtaking community located between Jockvale, Greenbank and Strandherd, on the southern side of the Barrhaven area. There are numerous National VIA rail system routes that stop at the nearby Fallowfield station, giving Barrhaven On...

Ottawa Area Entertainment

When you relocate to Ottawa, Canada, you will find there are numerous things to do and various entertainment options to fit in with every family member's personal preferences. One of our favorite events to attend and support is the comedy scene production of BIG LAUGH'S. BIG LAUGH'S is a comedy presentation that raises funds for the local Ottawa real estate area Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. This year you can:

Chateauneuf is a community rich in history and culture, located just south of St. Joseph Blvd, north of Innes road, east of Orleans Blvd and west of Duford Drive, it is centrally located to many of the Ottawa area communities, making for quick commutes to area entertainment, shopping and dining.

Ottawa Area Resale homes sold more quickly in February

It is amazing that the first 3 months of 2011 have flown by so quickly! Here is an update on the Ottawa real estate market that many Ottawa area home sellers and Ottawa area home buyers will be excited to hear. Not only are Ottawa homes for sale staying strong, Ottawa neighbourhoods have also become extremely popular over surrounding township neighbourhoods. Reviewing our stats show that February had many more sales than January, and thus far March is on par to beat the February numbers. The following information is from an announcement the Ottawa Real Estate Board released earlier this month: