General

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.

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 >>

Personalizing Your New Home

You have the keys to your new home, boxes are stacked up at your old one and you have already been thinking about ways to personalize your new space – maybe for months while you waited for closing. Now that it is here, where to start? Paint is always an easy first step and sometimes… Read More >>

Party Pics

What better time for a skating party than a week before Christmas?! Our team was so happy to welcome clients who braved the snow to join us on Saturday December 17th – even with the auspicious start featuring a fire alarm and fire fighters! The ice was smooth, the popcorn fresh and everyone left with… Read More >>

A Well-Kept Neighbourhood Secret

On the east side of Woodroffe Avenue, between Richmond and the Ottawa River is a hidden gem of a neighbourhood where residents are happy to keep it that way! Claimed by Westboro Village as falling within its boundaries, this area offers a special combination of tranquility and urbanity, space and proximity to amenities, good schools,… Read More >>

Major Changes for Canada’s Housing Markets

Thanks to Sheri Creese of Mortgage Brokers Ottawa for providing the following update. 

Old Ottawa East Thanksgiving Festival – October 8

Saturday, October 8 (rain date October 10) 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Brantwood Park, 39 Onslow Crescent The CAG presents another great event! Come celebrate with your friends and family. Pumpkin painting, apple bobbing, face painting and more! Pick up your Hallowe’en pumpkins at the pumpkin sale ! Event activities are FREE, food and pumpkin sales. Check… Read More >>

Cube for Food – September 22

Join us at a great event – Cube For Food! Enjoy music, art and food from local Wellington Village and Hintonbrug restaurants on September 22nd in support of the Parkdale Food Centre.

Glebe House Tour – September 18

Once again we are proud to sponsor the Glebe House Tour! Proceeds from this event (Sep 18, 1-4pm) will go to children and youth programming offered by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group (GNAG).