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Home Buyers Resources

Ottawa Area Real Estate Resources for Home Buyers

Whether you’re a first time buyer, an investor in residential real estate or you are looking to “right-size”, be it in Kanata, Nepean, Orleans, Barrhaven or anywhere in the Ottawa area, your real estate experts, the McGowan Team is here to help you.

Free Home Buyers Guide

Purchasing a home is a process that can have hidden expenses and pitfalls. This informative guide takes you through the entire house buying process and offers insightful hints and tips.  Click below to view and download this free guide today!

Closing Costs:

Buying a home has a number of costs above and beyond the purchase price. Find out how much you should budget for closing costs associated with purchasing a property in Ottawa. READ MORE

Moving Tips

After you’ve found your home, it’s time to plan for the actual move. Use our   moving checklist, moving schedule and change of address checklist to keep you organized.  READ MORE

Moving Mom and Dad

Easy Mortgage Calculator

Use this handy mortgage calculator to figure out what your monthly mortgage payments will be.


Home Buyers Videos

RE/MAX has created  “Fit To Buy”  –   a comprehensive series of videos with helpful information to guide you through the home buying process. . WATCH VIDEOS

Buying a home is the biggest purchase you will make in your lifetime. Make this very important decision with confidence by choosing an experienced, knowledgeable team to assist you. 

Send us some information about your needs and wants and let us put our real estate expertise to work to find the perfect home in Ottawa for you.