Years ago Kanata was largely comprised of farmland, but it has since evolved into the largest suburb in all of Ottawa today. Before it became amalgamated in 2001, Kanata was one of the fastest growing cities in all of Canada because of its high-tech industry....

When you move to Ottawa real estate, you must visit the Central Experiemental Farm! A fun and beautiful destination in Ottawa, the Central Experimental Farm has drawn visitors from miles around for over 50 years. Surrounded by the  downtown cityscape, the Experimental Farm is a...

family dark babyStarted back in 1997, the Writers Festival celebrates the world's best writing from around the world! The diverse program presents interactions with leaders in the genres of science, history, poetry, politics, spoken word, economics, dram, fiction, biography, music and much more!

Ottawa's HOPE SummerFest Every summer, the Healing Other People Everywhere (HOPE), a volunteer driven, not for profit  organization, hosts a huge outdoor beach volleyball tournament that raises funds for community based charities and has become one of the most popular and fun events of the summer. More...

Ottawa Events This Tuesday, March 5th, there will be a FREE Financial Planning for Families Seminar! Hosted by the Investors Group Kanata Regional Office at 40 Hines Road in Suite 150, this class will cover all facets of financial planning, money management, college and retirement savings...

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Ottawa Chinatown Lunar New Years

January and February can often be dreary times of the year. The cold-and often wet-weather, the short hours of sunlight, and a slump in events after all recent holidays, can make this time of the year seem a little boring as we wait for Spring to roll around.  If you are in the same boat, and desire something fun to do in your Ottawa real estate area, then you are in luck! 

There’s no denying it: First impressions matter immensely when it comes to showing your home on the local Ottawa housing market. In fact, it’s generally believed that home buyers decide whether they like a home or not within the first seven seconds! To ensure that your home's  first impression on Ottawa home buyers is positive instead of negative, continue reading for tips on how to stage your home for showings.