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Custom Homes & Real Estate News for Ottawa

  Hello Ottawa, Everyone loves custom homes.  And Ottawa just happens to have some very incredible and inspiring homes being built by some very talented people.  So, I’ve decided that we’re going to talk a little about that (and don’t…

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OTTAWA MARKET STATS, DEVELOPMENTS, & INVESTMENTS! Nov. 2013

  Good morning everyone! Your favourite newsletter is back!   For anyone I’ve recently added on here, I hope you enjoy my somewhat ‘personal’ writing style 🙂  I received some critiquing last time, that my post was ‘bland’.  So to…

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Ontario/Canada Housing in 2014

Yes, it’s time again, to start planning for the next year in real estate (and of course, planning for Christmas :)).  Here’s a look at what’s on the horizon for housing in Ontario, and Canada, over the next year.  All…

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Ottawa Real Estate Market – September Stats

  Ottawa real estate is heating up again, according to OREB.   And for anyone who is interested in buying homes for ‘flipping’, now is the best time of year for doing that.  Call me, and I can give you…

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MORTGAGE INDUSTRY NEWS: BANK OF CANADA TO HOLD RATES

  Here’s the deal; the Bank of Canada announced it will hold the overnight target interest rate at 1%, extending the three year trend of low prime interest rates, and expects it to remain there until 2015 (although this is…

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Ottawa market update – August 2013

Here is the long-awaited, highly anticipated, Ottawa real estate newsletter for August of 2013 🙂 So, a lot of people are asking me questions like: what’s going on with this market?  Why aren’t homes selling?  Is the market dead?  Is…

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Modern Lofts in Ottawa

  As someone who loves cool architecture and design, I’m very happy to see this kind of project happening in this city.  This company is doing very cool stuff. http://modbox.ca/project/mechanicsville-lofts/

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Bank of Canada Continues to Hold Low Rates

  Good news for Canadians and our real estate markets; Bank of Canada is continuing to hold its rates.  I’m told by my trusted mortgage broker, that prime rate for most lenders should remain at the historical low of 3%…

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Ottawa Housing Market Forecast 2013 & 2014

  Since there are a lot of questions and confusion in the real estate market these days, here’s the quick and dirty on Ottawa’s market for 2013 and 2014 (according to CMHC).  I’m not going to write an essay here,…

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