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OTTAWA REAL ESTATE – NOVEMBER 2017

STEEVES REAL ESTATE OTTAWA - CHRIS STEEVES 2017

So, November was another red hot month for Ottawa real estate.   This seems to be the theme of 2017: home sales heating up and breaking new records. Compared to November of 2016, this past month of November has seen a…

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OCTOBER REAL ESTATE OTTAWA

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE MARKET - 2017 - HOMES SALES - CHRIS STEEVES

Good morning, Ottawa! While the temperature may be dropping, Ottawa’s real estate market definitely isn’t!  It was another very strong month in this city, with a few trends worth noting. Ottawa’s West End:  So, the hot spot to live right…

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STRONG 3RD QUARTER FOR OTTAWA REAL ESTATE

Hellooooo Ottawa! I’m sure everyone’s been enjoying the late summer weather, and let’s be honest, we deserved it after the cooler summer we had (I think we were spoiled after summer of 2016 :-)) Quick update on the real estate…

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OTTAWA REAL ESTATE MARKET – JULY 2017

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE - 2017 - CHRIS STEEVES REAL ESTATE

Hellooooo Ottawaaaa!   Quick update on where we’re at right now with the real estate market in your favourite city (Ottawa, obviously). While not quite as red hot as the springtime a few months ago, sales continue to be steady…

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OTTAWA’S REAL ESTATE MARKET – MAY 2017

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 So, it’s no secret that Ottawa’s real estate market has been very hot this year, but this is pretty impressive.  The month of May 2017 set a record for highest sales volume in any single month ever! And even more…

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BYWARD MARKET LIVING

BYWARD MARKET - OTTAWA - CHRIS STEEVES

Thinking of moving to the vibrant Byward Market in Ottawa?   Here’s a quick list of why the Byward Market is one of the best neighborhoods in the city for restaurants, retail therapy/shopping, nightlife, social events, tourism, and so much…

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BASEMENT APARTMENTS IN OTTAWA

BUNGALOW FOR LEGAL SECONDARY SUITE BASEMENT APARTMENT

Basement apartments, also known as legal secondary suites or legal second units, are possibly the best real estate investments in Ottawa right now. Everywhere you turn, people around us are looking to real estate as an investment to park their…

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PHASE 2 LRT LINE IN OTTAWA

LRT STAGE 2 - OTTAWA MAP

It’s no secret that the new LRT line in Ottawa, is going to be a game-changer. For those who plan to buy this year, especially investment properties, it’s time you shift your focus towards the upcoming Phase 2 of Ottawa’s LRT…

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LEGAL SECONDARY DWELLING UNITS – OTTAWA

BUNGALOW FOR SECONDARY UNIT - OTTAWA INVESTMENT PROPERTY

Before you dive into a real estate investment, it’s very important that you are very clear about what your goals and lifestyle requirements are now and in the future.   What I always ask my clients up front is, ‘what’s…

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SELLERS MARKET FOR 2017??

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE MARKET 2017 - CHRIS STEEVES UPDATE

So, I’ve got good news for anyone who owns property in Ottawa.  The market is off to a very strong start in 2017, and looks like it’s only going to get hotter.   Yes, I think it’s safe to say that…

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