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TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS IN OTTAWA

Why do we choose real estate as an investment?   It’s tangible, it’s reliable, and you can control your asset (somewhat). If you’re reading this, you’ve probably already researched the benefits of real estate as an investment vehicle, so I’ll jump…

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OTTAWA MARKET STATS – JUNE 2020

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE MARKET - CHRIS STEEVES

When I say Ottawa is hot, I mean this real estate market is RED HOT!   Inventory of homes is way down, and prices are skyrocketing at a ridiculous pace.     It’s an emotional ride for many buyers trying to get…

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OTTAWA MARKET STATS – MAY 2020

How is it that Ottawa’s home prices are still rising, even during this shutdown?!   In short, we’re a government city, with strong employment, a strong tech sector, and with tons of immigration coming in every year.  Here’s what’s happening in…

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FREEHOLD or CONDO – WHAT’S BEST FOR YOU?!

FREEHOLD OR CONDO? OTTAWA REAL ESTATE - CHRIS STEEVES - HOME BUYER

Should we buy a freehold or a condo?   Often a difficult decision for many home-buyers.  If you’re getting ready to buy a home, and are undecided about which way to go, then here is a quick rundown on the pros…

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MARCH REAL ESTATE MADNESS

OTTAWA REAL ESTATE MARKET - MARCH 2020 - CHRIS STEEVES

MARCH 2020 MADNESS IN OTTAWA:   Let’s all take a minute to say a prayer of gratitude for being in Ottawa right now.  While many real estate markets around the world are grinding to a halt, this city is still…

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SPRING MARKET COMES EARLY TO OTTAWA

Welcome to the red hot spring real estate market, and a lovely April snowfall today (is this really happening?!) With Ottawa’s continued insatiable demand for properties, we’ve just surpassed Calgary for 4th most expensive housing market in Canada (not sure…

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AIRBNB OTTAWA INVESTMENTS

AIRBNB OTTAWA CONDO - REAL ESTATE - CHRIS STEEVES

With Ottawa being the red hot spot for real estate investing in Canada right now, a lot of you are wondering what to buy in this great city.   What are the best investments?   Where can I get solid cashflow in…

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COMMERCIAL OFFICE MARKET – OTTAWA

COMMERCIAL OFFICE OTTAWA - DOWNTOWN REAL ESTATE

The commercial office space market in Ottawa is currently undergoing a major shift. Only 2 years ago, vacancy rates in the downtown business district were on the rise.  The feds were making cuts, and office space was being abandoned.   …

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OTTAWA’S MARKET – MAY 2018

OTTAWA SPRING 2018 - CHRIS STEEVES REAL ESTATE - HOMES

Good morning Ottawa!!  What can I say, it’s an exciting time for Ottawa and it’s hot real estate market.    And why wouldn’t it be; we have a very beautiful city here  🙂 Quick Stats: Prices are up once again,…

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