Tag Archives: Ottawa

Renovating an investment property – Day 30 – 298 Briston Private is now for rent!

Well, the work is done – I did a little light staging at Briston Private today and popped it up on Kijiji for rent. We’ll see what kind of response I get! I’m asking $1800/month which includes water and there … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – on a small budget! Today – a new backsplash!

I took possession of my new investment condo at Briston Private on Friday and right away — literally as soon as I got the keys —  I loaded up the car with tiles and headed off to meet Alex, my … Continue reading

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New listing steps to Carleton University! #110, 499 Sunnyside

I have a brand-new listing, literally steps from Carleton U! It’s a two bedroom plus den, two bath main floor unit  at the corner of Bronson and Sunnyside in the friendly condo building known as Fulton House. What’s great about … Continue reading

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Ask Peggy: Does insurance cover flooding? Is it considered an Act of God?

I asked  Twitter if anyone had real estate questions that they would like answered.  One question was:  “ What is covered and what is not covered when it comes to insurance and flooding… and what is considered an Act of God.” … Continue reading

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Another happy client! #Testimonial

(Working with this client was fun: after she bought the property, we went to Lowes and Home Depot and she bought some gorgeous hardwood and tile flooring. Can’t wait to see what it all looks like when it’s done!) “I … Continue reading

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Are Realtors Really Driving Ottawa’s Hot Market?

The Ottawa real estate market is crazy hot right now. Inventory is at a historic low, and we are seeing multiple offers almost everywhere. The speed with which properties are selling has created a situation in which most of us … Continue reading

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How to be a buyer in this crazy hot Ottawa real estate market!

The Ottawa real estate market has exploded. We are down in inventory something like 40% from five years ago and around 20-27% year to year depending on the area. As a result, anything that is decent is getting snapped up … Continue reading

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