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 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! 

Loving Your Lifestyle

Whether you are new to Ottawa, or have lived here for your whole life, you know that Ottawa is one happening place to live! From the numerous family friendly activities and park events, to night life and mixers, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Graced with abundant parks and open space, Barrhaven can claim to be one of the newest suburbs developed along the Greenbelt.  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 and local businesses now offer a wide range of services to Barrhaven real estate residents.  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. The lifestyle Barrhaven offers to singles and families is one that offers something for everyone.

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.

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: