STRONG CONDO SALES BOLSTER OTTAWA MARKET IN JULY

August 3, 2017

There is good news about condo sales in the figures from the Ottawa Real Estate Board for our area for the month of July, continuing a rebound that we’ve been seeing since early this year. The Real Estate Board has released sales numbers for July that show a strong month overall...

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Wesley Clover Parks Hosts Equestrian Tournament July 19 to 23

July 20, 2017

If you love horses or you know someone who does, I wanted to let you know about a major equestrian tournament happening at Ottawa’s beautiful Wesley Clover Parks through July 23. Equestrians and fans of tournaments from across our region and beyond will be at the Ottawa International CS13 Horse Show,...

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A GREAT JUNE & A STRONG FIRST HALF OF 2017 FOR OTTAWA RESALE MARKET

July 17, 2017

I have good news to share about the Ottawa Resale Market, including above average sales numbers in June, a strong first half of 2017 and an increase in multiple offers on properties in certain neighbourhoods. The Ottawa Real Estate Board has reported that members of the Board sold 2,162 residential properties...

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Giant Dragons & Equestrian Tournaments among Exciting Ottawa Summer Events

June 22, 2017

As a realtor with more than 30 years of experience helping clients buy and sell homes in the Ottawa area, I’ve worked often with buyers who are re-locating from elsewhere. Many have been transferred, and have been referred to me by re-location agencies used by their employers. During our search to...

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June 2017 Newsletter

June 21, 2017

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Eight tips for Staying Cool and Managing Your Summer Energy Bills

June 16, 2017

As we enter the summer months and enjoy patio dining, barbecues and weekends at the cottage or beach, we also enter the months when our hydro bills can soar because of our efforts to cool our homes. But there are some simple things that we can all do to manage our...

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Ottawa Re-sale Market posts a record-breaking May

June 2, 2017

The month of May, 2017 was a spectacular one for the Ottawa real estate re-sale market, with sales numbers breaking not only the record for the month of May but also surpassing the best single-month sales numbers ever seen in our region, the Ottawa Real Estate Board has reported. In its...

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Visit historic buildings at Doors Open Ottawa, June 3-4

June 1, 2017

Ever wanted to peek inside the Supreme Court of Canada, the Britannia Yacht Club or stroll through Earnscliffe, the historic Sussex Drive residence that serves as home to the British High Commissioner? How about a behind-the-scenes look at the national training centre of the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, or...

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Buying or Selling a home in Ottawa? Nancy Benson gives you a head start over your competition

May 30, 2017

With more than 30 years of experience as a realtor in the Ottawa area, specializing in homes and condos in the city’s established neighbourhoods, I’m proud to report that my team, Nancy Benson and Associates, sold $32.5 million dollars in real estate in 2016, thanks to the much appreciated support...

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AVERAGE RESIDENTIAL SALE PRICE Q1, YEAR-OVER-YEAR

May 15, 2017

2016: $361,503 2017: $381,524

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