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OTTAWA SPRING MARKET IS READY TO HEAT UP

Spring is definitely around the corner with this warm weather!  (is it too early to put away the gloves and tuques?   :-)) Either way, it’s shaping up to be a hot spring market as real estate sales continue to…

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ARE CONDOS BECOMING A BETTER INVESTMENT?

Are condos poised to make a comeback?!  In some areas, this does appear to be the case.  The cost of single family homes is on the rise, and are on their way to becoming unaffordable for many buyers.   In the…

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OTTAWA URBAN REAL ESTATE SET TO EXPLODE

Lebreton Flats - Ottawa - Birdseye

Despite some ‘not-so-warm’ weather 😉  there are some very exciting things happening around Ottawa right now.  It looks like we’re headed for some major developments and changes in infrastructure. First off, Lebreton Flats.  Wow.   The biggest urban development in Ottawa’s…

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LEBRETON DEVELOPMENT PROPOSALS ARE FINALLY HERE!!

The Lebreton development proposals have finally been unveiled, and they were definitely worth the wait.  Both bids look to be world-class developments with some absolutely incredible architecture and very exciting attractions.  They offer a mix of residential, commercial, office, retail,…

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HOW THE LRT RAIL SYSTEM WILL AFFECT OTTAWA REAL ESTATE

How will the LRT system affect your neighborhood? Learn more about the upcoming 2018 LRT rail lines in Ottawa at the following link.  This development will have a major impact on our city, particularly in the downtown neighborhoods. http://theurbanscrawl.blogspot.ca/2016/01/how-will-light-transit-affect-housing.html?m=1 CHRIS…

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RECORD-BREAKING DECEMBER SALES, AND A BIG YEAR IN 2015!

Christmas gifts were not the only thing buyers were shopping for last month in Ottawa.  December real estate sales broke new records       Ottawa Real Estate Board members sold 703 homes last December; substantially higher than the 5…

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STRONG POST ELECTION SALES FOR OTTAWA HOMES

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE - CHRIS STEEVES

Is it the election results?  Or is it the warmer fall weather?  Whatever it is, home  sales in Ottawa over the past month have picked up considerably. According to the Ottawa Real Estate Board, a total of 990 residential properties…

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ARTHAUS CONDOS – OTTAWA’S ARTS COURT DEVELOPMENT

Ottawa’s art gallery and Arts Court is about to see some big changes.  Montreal-based developer DevMcGill, has recently announced the upcoming residential component of this grand development, the Arthaus Condos. Situated in a very central location in the Byward Market, this…

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