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NOVEMBER 2016 REAL ESTATE SALES

NOVEMBER 2016 OTTAWA REAL ESTATE - CHRIS STEEVES

WHAT’S UP OTTAWAAAAA!!!!!   Hope you’re all doing absolutely fantastic 🙂 A few interesting items to go over for Ottawa’s real estate news.  November sales stats, the winter buying season, and the very-exciting upcoming Mizrahi development. First off, this has…

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CONDO COMEBACK FOR OTTAWA?!

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE - CHRIS STEEVES

Happy Fall everyone!!  Hopefully everyone’s enjoying this scenic fall season (definitely a pretty time of year :-))   Good news for Ottawa real estate: confidence in our market remains very high with our third record-breaking month in a row.  In…

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RND CONSTRUCTION SWEEPS THE AWARDS IN OTTAWA

Chris Steeves Real Estate

RND Construction’s Roy Nandram may have exited the recent Housing Design Awards in Ottawa staggering under the weight of trophies, but despite this he doesn’t appear to be blowing up as a corporate builder anytime soon. The highly revered green…

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NEW HOMES SALES IN OTTAWA – SEPTEMBER 2016

Still going strong, Ottawa’s real estate market continues to be a hot buyer’s market with lower and lower inventory up for grabs.   This is especially evident in the new home sector. According to the latest report from industry analyst…

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RENTAL PROPERTIES – HAVE TENANTS PAY YOUR MORTGAGE

For those struggling with house prices in Ottawa, here’s some insight on how to get into a rental property, and have tenants pay your mortgage so you can be a property owner sooner. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/featured-reports/how-tenants-can-pay-your-mortgage/article30161830/ This year, twentysomethings Sarah Aradi and…

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THE BOWERY CONDOS – CENTERTOWN OTTAWA

Chris Steeves Real Estate - The Bowery

The Bowery  Condo is coming to the red hot area of Centertown Ottawa, and it promises to be an outstanding condo in a prime location. Located at 255 Bay Street, this modern condo tower will be a short walk to Parliament,…

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Chris Steeves brings you an update on the new mortgage rules in Canada.   Join Chris as he takes a closer look at what’s really happening. Canadian banks and mortgage insurers are rallying against new government housing rules that they…

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HOME STAGING OTTAWA – HOW TO MAXIMIZE YOUR HOME VALUE

  Here are Chris Steeves tips for home staging an Ottawa home.  Make it look more attractive for a quicker sale, and more money!  In today’s ultra-competitive real estate market, it’s most likely that potential buyers make up their minds…

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CARBON TAX? DO THE PEOPLE REALLY NEED MORE TAXES?

The buzz out of Ottawa this week relates to an announcement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the Liberal government will enforce a national carbon tax on provinces and territories that do not implement a provincial carbon tax or a…

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NEW MORTGAGE RULES IN CANADA – OCT. 2016

BREAKING NEWS IN THE OTTAWA MORTGAGE WORLD! The Federal Government has announced yet another important mortgage rule change in efforts to cool the housing market by implementing what they call a “stress test”. According to a recent article from CBC, the…

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