Tag Archives: COVID-19

Ottawa’s hot housing market and COVID-19

Always nice to be interviewed by the CBC for an article about the Ottawa real estate market and thanks to Hallie Cotnam for reaching out! Glad my colleagues agree with me that with the extra-tight inventory and a smaller but … Continue reading

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What’s happening with the Ottawa Real Estate Market? # COVID-19

I’m sure you are all wondering what impact COVID-19 is having on what was a super-heated real estate market. I have some buyers waiting it out, hoping for bargains. So far we haven’t seen that. Inventory is even tighter than … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Q and As: Why are Realtors still listing houses for sale?

The question raised by a Twitter pal is: “Why are realtors still listing houses and why are they considered ‘essential services’”? Great question! I confess, I didn’t think we would be exempt from the shutdown, but there was a lively … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Q and A: Should I take a low offer now or wait this out?

I got this question from “Frank” on the blog and thought it was worth answering: “If you were a seller who already purchased a home in this market 90 days out, would you recommend waiting until mid-April to re-list, accept … Continue reading

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COVID-19: Q and As – will my condo price drop?

A Twitter pal asks: “my condo went up in value in recent years. Will I lose all those gains because of COVID-19?” I don’t have a crystal ball, so all I can do is give you my best guess for … Continue reading

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COVID-19 – Qs and As – Is the Ottawa Real Estate Market Slowing?

This is the second in a series I’ll be doing on the impact of COVID-19 on the Ottawa real estate market, so keep those questions coming! Twitter pal Jenn asks: “I know it’s only been a week but do you … Continue reading

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