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!

Living In Ottawa The Rideau Canal is a historic waterway filled with boaters and activities from early spring through late fall. The Rideau Canal also becomes the world's largest naturally frozen skating rink in winter and winds through the heart of Ottawa before connecting with the...

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.

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Are you looking for your first home? Ready to build a family and need a larger home? If you have been dreaming of home ownership, take some time to read over our Ottawa Real Estate Inforamtion sections, and browse the Ottawa homes for sale-you will quickly see why Ottawa and the surrounding areas of KanataGloucester, and Barrhaven are in such high demand. Ottawa  is a leading city, with unlimited day and night entertainment, a growing “green” lifestyle offerings, amazing Ottawa schools, and beautiful Ottawa  homes for sale.

Ottawa Area

Living in one of the many beautiful Ottawa neighbourhoods provides a level of lifestyle that can fit and fulfill any interests, needs, or stages. In the Ottawa real estate market, you can find upscale condos offering downtown city living, as well as magnificent custom homes offering land. In the Ottawa real estate area, you truly can find the lifestyle you have dreamed of enjoying. Beyond even the wonderful real estate choices available, part of the draw to the Ottawa community is the expansive facilities and venues offered that provide entertainment, enjoyment, activities, and recreation for people of all ages throughout the year. Some of the best facilities and venues you will want to take advantage of while living in Ottawa are:

If you’re thinking about investing in an Ottawa area home for sale, one of the first tasks you will face is securing a mortgage for your dream home. While it’s true that interest rates have dramatically decreased in the last several years, it’s also true that lending agencies have become a bit more strict when it comes to approving loan applications. Below, you’ll find several tips on things you can do to ensure that your Ottawa real estate mortgage loan application is approved.

When it comes to buying Ottawa area homes for sale, there are three very important factors you should always consider:
  • The condition of the home
  • The home’s location
  • The listing price
Having all the information you can about these three factors will help you determine whether it’s worth it to buy the Ottawa area real estate you’re considering. Continue reading to learn more about what types of questions you should be asking when it comes to each of these factors.