Generation Y babies, or as many refer to as Millennials, are a large percent of the current first time home buyers in Ottawa. Generally speaking, this group is young, birth years ranging from early 1980s to early 2000s. So how is this generation able to afford housing costs at such a young age in today’s…Details
Interested in the statistical progress of Real Estate within Ottawa? Take a look at the sales statistics provided by the Ottawa Real Estate Board for June 2015!
Ottawa has successfully created a great line up of festivals all year round. If you are looking to celebrate, discover, or be entertained – there is something for everyone in Canada’s capital city. Seasonally, summer brings a great mix of festivals with something to look forward to throughout the months. Both tourists and locals mark…Details
The History Behind Sandy Hill Sandy Hill is a historic Ottawa neighbourhood located just to the east of the city’s downtown core, featuring an eclectic assortment of property types and a wide selection of amenities for its residents. While there are many privately owned residential properties in the neighbourhood, including both houses and condominiums, Sandy…Details
Royal LePage is pleased to share the outstanding volunteer efforts of John Gomes, a sales representative for Royal LePage Performance Realty. John is hosting the second annual Fifty Seven Ride cycling charity event. Last year John and a few others embarked on a four day cycle from Toronto to Ottawa to raise funds for the Cancer Society. This year…Details
Royal LePage Performance Reality Cornwall Branch has continued to support the community. Friday June 19th Joanne LeCompte, branch administrator, presented the Maison Baldwin House with a donation cheque of $4,000. Jessica Wyatt, volunteer coordinator, accepted on behalf of Maison Baldwin House at the Cornwall branch office. The Royal LePage Performance Realty team has been contributing…Details
Located just south of Ottawa’s bustling Centretown neighbourhood, the Glebe is a popular area of for both businesses and homeowners. The area is known city-wide for its independent shopping alternatives found on Bank Street, the scenic pathways found alongside the Rideau Canal, and the newly re-opened TD Place stadium and community park located at Lansdowne.…Details
For many home buyers, the first step of the process is to get pre-qualified for mortgage financing. With pre-approval from a lender, buyers can begin the search for their dream home while keeping within their expected budget. But there’s more to it than simply ensuring you’ve been pre-approved. The Toronto Star recently published an article…Details
Interested in the statistical progress of Real Estate within Canada? Take a look at the national sales stats of May 2015!