September Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

September Real Estate Statistics

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate, OREB, Real Estate Statistics, OREA, CREA

In September, REALTORS sold 1,549 properties which was an increase of 11.8% from September 2018.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in September was $487,438. Which is an increase of 8% over September last year. The most popular sale price point was between $350,000 to $499,999 .   The average sale price of a condominium sold in September was $309,373, which is an in...Read More

October- Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By: Krista Mcfadden

October- Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tags: Breast Cancer, Think Pink, Pinktober

Did you know that October is breast cancer awareness month?    In Canada, about 11% of women will develop breast cancer by the time they reach 90 years of age. Just about 20% of breast cancers in Canada are diagnosed in women under 50, while almost 30% are diagnosed in women over 70 years of age   The pink ribbon is an international symbol of breast cancer awareness. Pink ribbons,...Read More

August Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

August Real Estate Statistics

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate, OREB, Real Estate Statistics, OREA, CREA

In August, REALTORS sold 1,731 properties which was an increase of 9.5% from August 2018. The average sale price of a residential property sold in August was $484,921. Which is an increase of 11.8% over August last year. The most popular sale price point was between $350,000 to $499,999 . The average sale price of a condominium sold in August was $308,781, which is an in...Read More

Tips For Tiny Home Living

By: Krista Mcfadden

Tips For Tiny Home Living

Tags: Tiny Homes, Small Space Living

Tiny homes are all the rage these days. The benefits include lower bills, simpler living and less clutter. However, the main drawback of tiny homes is of course, the lack of space.  If you're considering taking the plunge to live in a tiny home, below are some tips to maximize your minimal space.   Furniture that doubles as storage. Consider elevated beds with storage below, ott...Read More

July Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

July Real Estate Statistics

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate, OREB, Real Estate Statistics, OREA, CREA

In July, REALTORS sold 1,842 properties which was an increase of 14.8% from July 2018. The average sale price of a residential property sold in July was  $487,308. Which is an increase of 10.4% over July last year. The most popular sale price point was between $500,000 to $749,999. The average sale price of a condominium sold in July was $299,665, which is an increase over last year by 6.8%...Read More

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

By: Krista Mcfadden

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Tags: Home Maintenance, Fall

It pains me to say it, but unfortunately, summer is coming to an end! With the end of summer comes a change in season and with that comes a new set of home maintenance tasks. Below are a few suggestions to make sure your home is ready to transition into the colder months.   Start draining the hoses. As we enter a more rainy season, you're probably coming to the end of needing your ho...Read More

June Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

June Real Estate Statistics

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate, OREB, Real Estate Statistics, OREA, CREA

In June, REALTORS sold 2,105 properties which was an increase of 2% from June 2018.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in June was $500,716. Which is an increase of 11.4% over June last year. The most popular sale price point was between $350,000 to $499,999.   The average sale price of a condominium sold in June was $308,482, which is an increase over last year ...Read More

Happy 152nd Birthday Canada!

By: Krista Mcfadden

Happy 152nd Birthday Canada!

Tags: Canada, Canada Day, MyOtt, Ottawa, Patriotic

July 1st marked Canada’s 152nd birthday, and in honor of that, I figured I’d celebrate a few of our Nation’s amazing qualities!   Despite our long, cold winters, Canadians sure know how to celebrate the summer! Did you know that Canada has more lakes than any other country in the world? We truly are a ‘cottage country’. On the other end of the spectrum,...Read More

May Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

May Real Estate Statistics

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate, OREB, Real Estate Statistics, OREA, CREA

Enter Blog Post Here In May, REALTORS sold 2,423 properties which was an increase  of 6.7% from May 2018.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in May was $493,691. Which is an increase of 6.4% over May last year. The most popular sale price point was between $500,000 to $749,999.   The average sale price of a condominium sold in May was $297,731, which is an ...Read More

Tips For Improving Your  Homes Curb Appeal

By: Krista Mcfadden

Tips For Improving Your Homes Curb Appeal

Tags: Curb Appeal, DIY, Ottawa Real Estate, Home Maintenance

Although we know we shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover, it’s hard not too, and the same thing goes for your house. Below are some quick tips on how to improve your homes ‘book cover’.   The snow has melted and your grass is showing again. For most homes, the grass outfront is often the largest most visible feature, so why not spend some time making it look...Read More