Hydro Ottawa website offers coupons and 65 tips to manage Energy Bills

October 27, 2016

As we near the end of October, the leaves are changing colours, the nights are getting longer, and we know it won’t be long before we see Ottawa’s first sub-zero temperatures. The SNOW is already here. In Ottawa, we are fortunate to have wonderful attractions to help us enjoy winter. These...

Read More

Where are the next hot spots in Ottawa Real estate?

October 16, 2016

As a realtor with more than 30 years of experience in the Ottawa area, I’ve seen a lot of changes in our city, including the dramatic transformations of neighbourhoods that at one time were not at the top of homebuyers’ lists of choice destinations. I can remember that early in my...

Read More

A Record-Breaking September for Ottawa Re-sale Market

October 8, 2016

The Ottawa Real Estate market saw a record-breaking September for the number of re-sale properties sold, continuing a trend that has seen increased sales since April, the Ottawa Real Estate Board has reported. The number of units listed for sale is also down from a year ago. In a press release on...

Read More

Tighter Mortgage Rules Take Effect October 17 for Canadian Homebuyers

October 6, 2016

In a move to ensure that Canadians can still afford their mortgage payments in the event interest rates start to rise, Canada’s Department of Finance has announced tighter new rules for borrowers who are applying for a mortgage. Bill Morneau, Canada’s Minister of Finance, announced the measures Oct. 3. The government...

Read More