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July 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

Condo sales drive the Ottawa resale market in July Member of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 1,530 residential properties in July through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service® System, compared with 1,490 in July 2016, an increase of 2.7 per cent. The five-year average for July sales is 1,446.

CUT THE CAKE – CELEBRATE!!!

LET US EAT CAKE~ We are again proud to sponsor the Enriched Bread Artists’ Annual Open Studio! Ottawa’s largest art studio cooperative, located in the former Standard Bread Company building, is home to artists’ working in diverse media. Visitors can explore each studio encountering the artists in an intimate context, and discover how they work. Join us from… Read More >>

Construction Diary

594 Tweedsmuir Ave and 253 Avondale Ave, Westboro Welcome to our Construction Diary! We thought it would be fun to follow UrbanContent as they build two modern semi-detached homes at the corner of Avondale and Tweedsmuir Avenues. You may be accustomed to seeing the completed (and staged) new construction homes, but ever wonder what goes… Read More >>

June 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

We’re having a stellar year so far in 2017. Year-to-date sales numbers for the first half of the year are up in both the residential and condo property classes, combined coming in at a 13.5 per cent increase over the same time period in 2016.

May 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

Condo sales lead the way for stellar performance in May Not only was May 2017 the best May on record for unit sales, it also surpassed the record for highest unit sales in a single month ever; surpassing the previous record by 315 units.

The Old Ottawa East Main Event – June 16 & 17, 2017

  The Community Activities Group of Old Ottawa East once again brings you the annual Main Event! This year’s activities, as always, will be loads of fun for the whole family. We are so proud to sponsor this event again this year! The Main Event starts on the evening of Friday, June 16 at 9:00 p.m. (or… Read More >>

April 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

The month of April was impressive in terms of Ottawa home sales! Prices are up and particularly in the higher price ranges. Condo prices are also up marginally, which is a positive sign. 

March 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

Spring began early in Ottawa’s housing market. In the month of March sales were up and inventory was down, resulting in a fast-paced and sometimes competitive market place. If you are thinking of making a move this Spring, put your runners on!

February 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

February was a brisk month for Ottawa real estate sales, with everything up, both residential and condo, over last February. Inventory is lower and even homes in the higher price ranges are selling significantly better than last year. All indications point to a strong and busy Spring market! Buckle up and let us know if… Read More >>

Talk Real Estate with Diane and Jen – Old Ottawa East – March 29th

Renovate or Move? With intimate knowledge of renovating, building and selling, Diane and Jennifer look forward to sharing insights with you. Whether you are outgrowing your space or need to update, the question of moving or investing in your current home is one we hear often! Join us for casual conversation, refreshments and learning –… Read More >>

January 2017 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

2017 is off with a bang! Sales are up 11% over last January. Although it’s too early to predict what spring will bring, the market is buzzing!

December 2016 Ottawa Real Estate Board Market News

The 2016 market finished off on a strong and positive note! December was a very solid month for both residential and condo properties with sales in each class outperforming the same month in 2015. 2016 was a bit slow to start, but by April the market was in full swing. In fact we saw 5… Read More >>