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...

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 Homes For Sale

In today’s housing market climate, the way you market your home on the Ottawa real estate market can either make or break your efforts to sell your home. That’s because it’s such a competitive market right now! There are plenty of Ottawa homes listed on the market right now and if you fail to attract the attention of qualified buyers, another Ottawa home seller is sure to. Below, we’ll provide you with several Dos and Don’ts when it comes to marketing your Ottawa real estate .

Are you a home buyer searching for your dream home at a bargain price? If that’s the case, then you'll want to keep reading as we explain the most effective way to make an offer on a home in today's economic climate. If you follow our tips, we guarantee that you’ll walk away with an incredible deal on a beautiful Ottawa home that exceeds even your expectations!

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Many Ottawa home sellers think that all the work is done as soon as both parties have signed the purchase offer. However, any responsible home seller knows that there are still several things they must do in order to ensure that the closing goes smoothly. Below, we’ve listed the top things that Ottawa area home sellers should do right before closing.

The Canadian Film Institute is pleased to present the 9th Israeli Film Festival, celebrating the best of contemporary Israeli cinema. Presented in collaboration with the Embassy of Israel and the Israeli Cultural Forum (Vered Israel Cultural and Educational Program, and Jewish Community Council of Ottawa/Vaad Ha'ir, Canada Israel Cultural Foundation). All films are Ottawa Area premieres!

Ottawa Relocation with Pets

Moving can be stressful enough for us humans, but our furry family members can be especially prone to stress during a move. Pets get used to routines just like their human relatives do. But, unlike us, they are not independent. They look to us to provide them with their most basic needs. By following a few simple steps you can make your move to Ottawa  “pet friendly”.

As anyone who’s entered the Ottawa area real estate market lately knows, it’s definitely a buyer’s market right now. After all, home prices are down as are total number of home sales. That doesn’t mean, however, that there aren’t still great opportunities for Ottawa area home sellers. So long as the Ottawa home seller is carrying out an effective Ottawa real estate marketing plan, it’s still possible to sell your home for the price you want in a relatively short amount of time. Continue reading to learn about some marketing strategies that we here at Ottawa Homes use to help sell your Ottawa area home.

Earth Day Ottawa Canada

Here in Ottawa, we pride ourselves on our strong sense of community.  No matter what time of year it is, you’ll find that there’s always something going on in the city that the whole family can enjoy. Earth Day is almost here!  First celebrated on April 22, 1970, many people consider Earth Day a symbol of the modern day environmental movement.  This day is all about celebrating and enjoying Mother Nature. It’s also a great holiday to enjoy with your family in the great outdoors!  Here’s a look at some of the fun Earth Day events going on around Ottawa neighbourhoods..

Gloucester History In Your Ottawa Area Real Estate Have you been looking to buy Ottawa homes for sale? If you have searched current Ottawa properties for sale, then you know there are quite a few wonderful and beautiful Ottawa neighbourhoods to consider moving to. One of...