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Westboro – $369,000

Superb location in the heart of Westboro! Discover this bright, warm, and meticulously maintained and upgraded 1 bedroom 742 sq ft open concept condominium, with underground parking! Features hardwood floors, a gas fireplace, gas BBQ hook up, in-unit storage, locker, security system, 5 appliances, & more! South-facing balcony! 30 day / TBA poss. (more inf0)

Blossom Park – $186,000

Great beginnings in this cozy multi-level 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom condominium apartment. This home features hardwood floors in the living & dining rooms, a wood-burning fireplace, a private second level balcony, 5 appliances, and more! 60-90 day possession available @ 301-1589 St Bernard Street! (more info)

Aboveground fuel tanks

At what age must an aboveground fuel tank be replaced? Is a property insurable with a fuel tank in the premises? Here are some resources: 1. Technical Standards and Safety Authority – www.tssa.org Consumer information on aboveground fuel tanks – www.tssa.org/public/consumer/homeowners/consumerHome05.asp 2. Consult insurance companies for specifics on insurability of the property.

Healthy Homes Renovation Tax Credit

The Healthy Homes Renovation Tax Credit is a permanent, refundable personal income tax credit to assist with the cost of permanent home modifications that improve accessibility or help a senior be more functional or mobile at home. The credit is worth up to $1,500 each year, calculated at 15 per cent of up to $10,000 […]

Riverside South – $339,000

Beautifully maintained 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom semi-detached family home on a premium lot backing on a ravine and walking path. This sun-filled home features an open concept living/dining room area, a bright white Euro-style kitchen with a spacious eat-in area, three LARGE bedrooms, a finished lower level, and much more! Child friendly location! 60 day/TBA […]

You are invited!

On Saturday, February 23rd, I invite you to attend a FREE EVENT! This event is designed to help teach families and their children the key skills needed to EARN, SAVE, and INVEST their money in a fun and entertaining format that is easy to absorb. The ideal age group is from 12 years to 23 […]

Check your condo insurance policy!

Condominium owners take note. In most condominiums, there is a blanket insurance policy for the common elements, and the individual unit owner’s policy. An individual owner’s policy should include “chargeback coverage”. Under the Ontario Condominium Act, 1998, a condominium can pass a bylaw to allow the insurance deductibles on the condominium’s blanket insurance policy to […]

Trisha MacLeod

“Rebecca, you made my home-buying experience the best one ever! You continually put my needs ahead of yourself and found my dream home within my short timeline as well as my budget. I thoroughly enjoyed our experience and will continue to recommend you to all of my Military co-workers that are looking for a Realtor […]

Leslie Park – $339,000

Immaculate and beautifully maintained 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom END UNIT townhome on a private and fenced 125′ deep lot! Updates include roof shingles (’02), gas furnace (’09), windows (’09). Large kitchen/eat-in area with 2nd level laundry facilities! Quiet crescent! 30-60 day possession. Premier location @ 47 Gladecrest Court! (more info)

Steady as she goes for the Ottawa resale market in 2012

Members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 618 residential properties in December through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service® system, compared with 695 in December 2011, a decrease of 11.1 per cent. The five-year average for December sales is 617. The total number of homes sold through the Board’s MLS® system in 2012 was 14,308, […]