Tag Archives: Ottawa Real Estate

The beauty of good design ….#Glebe

I saw a new listing this past week on MLS that I absolutely loved. The property is in the Glebe and it’s listed by Andy and Paddy McCarthy of Royal LePage Team Realty (I work for Royal LePage Team as … Continue reading

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One showing: an offer, happy clients!

I sometimes think of my job as  matchmaking and if I do it well, I can find a buyer a property fairly efficiently. But finding the right  buyer for the right house in one showing is my new personal record! I had … Continue reading

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The Ottawa Real Estate Market in September – a snapshot

Our Ottawa Real Estate board stats are out for September and here’s what they say about the state of the Ottawa real estate market: Number of Sales (1,119 units) –  increase of 12.5% Average Sale Price ($346,342) – decrease of 1.2% Days … Continue reading

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How long do I have to hold onto a property to break even?

Some people buy properties as long term investments. Others plan to flip. And still others plan to buy and stay in their new home for a few years but know they will have to move because of work, or cost, or … Continue reading

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What First Time Condo Buyers want to know ….

I had a chat with my daughter, Jade, today about the kinds of things a first-time buyer wants to know about condos. And all of her questions, not surprisingly, related to costs. What are condo fees exactly? she asked. Why … Continue reading

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# 10 – Selling a house – The AGENT Open House

The Agent Open House is another tool that realtors use to try to get a house sold. Typically, these are held on Thursday mornings although sometimes they’re in the afternoon and I’ve even heard of a few in the evenings. … Continue reading

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