Category Archives: Uncategorized

Rogers TV Show — Ottawa Experts!

Thrilled to tell you that I’ll be hosting a show on Rogers TV (that’s Cable 22 in Ottawa) on real estate in Ottawa. It will be rotating with other segments on Monday nights at 8 PM. The series will  be … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Lovely news! My own show!

I met with a producer at Rogers Cable TV in Ottawa today and it looks like I’ll be hosting a show on real estate, starting in October! This will be so much fun — we talked about setting it up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Cold Feet …and Buyer’s Remorse

It’s not unusual for a buyer to get cold feet. It doesn’t seem to matter whether it’s a first time buyer or someone who has been through the process before; there’s a point when almost any buyer — even one … Continue reading

Posted in Buying a house, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

First Time Buyers – More tips!

My last post dealt with getting your ducks in a row with financing and the search itself. Once you start looking at houses, here are some things to be alert to: 1.     Layout. Make sure you like the flow. It’s not … Continue reading

Posted in First time Buyers, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A recommendation all the way from Alberta!

Wow, what a nice surprise it was to find this on Facebook all the way from Edmonton, posted by Bob McColl. Thanks so much, Bob, and nice to know of a good Edmonton realtor to refer clients to as well! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Model Homes: Guest Post by Melodie Campbell

For the record, the national WINTER sport of Canada may be hockey, but the national SPRING sport is without question looking at model homes. “I don’t know why we keep looking at these,” grumbles my husband as we stomp up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Toilets can be beautiful! (And inexpensive.)

Over the next few posts, I’m going to show you how to pull together a bathroom very inexpensively with new fixtures, lighting, and tiles, in different colour schemes. (If I have time, I’ll look at tubs as well.) I confess: … Continue reading

Posted in Bathrooms, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buy first, or sell?

Whether you should buy your next home before you sell the one you’re in, or sell and then buy, is one of the conundrums most sellers have to work through. No one wants to get stuck with two houses and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Welcome!

I thought I’d start a blog to talk about some of the hot topics in real estate these days. There’s a Euro-crisis underway right now; the Bank of Canada is warning of an economic slowdown at home.  That’s enough to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment