February Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

February Real Estate Statistics

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

In February, REALTORS sold 1,141 properties which was an increase of 13.9% from February 2019.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in February was $563,694. Which is an increase of 21.1% over February last year.    The average sale price of a condominium sold in February was $349,813, which is an increase over last year by 21.3%.    According to the 202...Read More

How To Make Your Home Stand Out

By: Krista Mcfadden

How To Make Your Home Stand Out

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

As you probably already know, todays market is very competitive. Below are some ways to help your home stand out amongst the other homes for sale.   1) Curb appeal- Since the outside of the home is the first thing potential buyers see, it makes since to have it be the first thing on the list. Especially with spring just around the corner, you can either use the snow to your advantage now or...Read More

January Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

January Real Estate Statistics

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

In January, REALTORS sold 780 properties which was an increase of 4.5% from January 2019.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in January was $516,229. Which is an increase of 19.3% over January last year.    The average sale price of a condominium sold in January was $338,077, which is an increase over last year by 19.1%.    According to the 2020 Pre...Read More

Why You Should List Now- Rather Than Waiting For Spring/Summer

By: Krista Mcfadden

Why You Should List Now- Rather Than Waiting For Spring/Summer

Tags: Ottawa Listing, Ottawa Winter, Winter Home Sales, Ottawa Real Estate, Ottawa Realtor

Typically spring is the popular time to list your home. Especially for people who live in colder climates, such as ourselves. But believe it or not, there are actually a lot of benefits to selling your home in the winter.   1) For starters, just because you put your home on the market in January of February, it doesn't mean that it needs to close then too. When you list your home, you h...Read More

December Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

December Real Estate Statistics

Tags: OTTAWA REAL ESTATE, OREB, REAL ESTATE STATISTICS, OREA, CREA

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What To Expect In 2020

By: Krista Mcfadden

What To Expect In 2020

Tags: Ottawa, Events, Ottawa Tourism, Ottawa Festivals, 2020

Goodbye 2019, hello 2020! We've got a lot to look forward to here in Ottawa. So mark your calendars, because you won't want to miss these amazing festivals and events! Below are the top events happening in the first 6 months of 2020: - Christmas Lights Across Canada (Dec 8 2020 - Jan 9 2021) - www.christmaslights.gc.ca - Winterlude (Jan 31- Feb 17 2020) - www.pch.gc.ca/winterl...Read More

Ottawa: Ranked Top 10 City In The World On The Inclusive Prosperity Cities Index (PICSA)!

By: Krista Mcfadden

Ottawa: Ranked Top 10 City In The World On The Inclusive Prosperity Cities Index (PICSA)!

Tags: Ottawa, PICSA

Did you know that a recent global ranking of how well cities spread their wealth among their residents has included Ottawa in the top 10? Moreover, we were also voted the highest ranked North American city. Followed by Washington, DC ranked number 11, Montreal in 26th place and Toronto in 35th.   According to Canadian Real Estate Magazine, "the index ranks cities not on the size o...Read More

October Real Estate Statistics

By: Krista Mcfadden

October Real Estate Statistics

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

In October, REALTORS sold 1,607 properties which was an increase of 16.9% from October 2018.   The average sale price of a residential property sold in October was $483,405. Which is an increase of 7.6% over October last year. The most popular sale price point was between $350,000 to $499,999.   The average sale price of a condominium sold in October was $319,208,...Read More

Fall Cleaning Hacks

By: Krista Mcfadden

Fall Cleaning Hacks

Tags: Home Maintenance, Fall, DIY, Cleaning

Whoever invented the term spring cleaning must not of had a very high standard of cleanliness. I don't know about you, but I need to do a big clean of my home more often than once a year. So, if you're anything like me, here are some cleaning hacks to get your cleaning duties done more quickly and economically.   Have you ever noticed the corners of your cabinets collecting dust ...Read More

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