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Tips from a Glabar Park Realtor®

Affectionately referred to as “The Glabarhood,” Glabar Park is a small but friendly community in the west end of Ottawa, featuring spacious family homes built between the 1940’s and 1960’s. Welcome to the Glabarhood Located between Woodroffe Avenue to the west, Maitland Avenue to the east, Carling Avenue to the north, and the Queensway to […]

Centrepointe Homes: Finding the Right One

Centrepointe was originally miles of farmland, but was sold in the 1980’s to Minto Corporation, one of Ottawa’s largest housing developers. Since then, it has become a family-friendly neighbourhood and lively community with plenty to offer homebuyers. Community Feel Located in the west end of Ottawa, Centrepointe is unofficially bordered by Baseline Road to the […]

UTILITY SHUT-OFF….JUST IN CASE

Natural Gas: Because there are different gas shut-off procedures for different gas metre configurations, it is important to contact your local gas company for any guidance on preparations and response regarding gas appliances and gas service to your home. When you learn the proper shut-off procedure for the metre, share the information with everyone in […]

Home Security

Home security inspections allow community members to take an active role in making their homes less susceptible to criminal activity. Based on proven crime prevention principles, residents learn how to make their homes safer. At your request, police representatives visit your home (house, condo, apartment, etc.) to provide a safety audit -assessing ways to make […]

Homebuyers undeterred by January cold

Members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 627 residential properties in January through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service® system, compared with 587 in January 2014, an increase of 6.8 per cent. The five year average for January sales is 633. The average sale price of residential properties, including condominiums, sold in January in the […]

Ottawa Real Eastate Statistics

The Ottawa Real Estate Board reported 1,121 unit sales in the month of October, an increase of 2.9% over October 2013. Weak sales of condominium units was bolstered by a surge in sales of residential units. The five year average for the number of sales in the month of October is 1,076 units. The number […]

Ottawa Real Estate Statistics

The Ottawa Real Estate Board reported 1,133 unit sales in the month of September, this is a small increase of 1.3% over September 2013. The five year average for the number of sales in the month of September is 1,103 units. The average sale price increased by 3% over last September and was at $356,915. […]

Ottawa Real Estate Board Report

The Ottawa Real Estate Board reported 1,203 unit sales in the month of August, a decrease of 1.1% over August 2013.  This is slightly above the five year average for the number of sales during the month of August.  The number of new listings increased during the month of August and represents a 12 % […]

Do you have a will?

Without a will, one’s passing is deemed to be “intestate”. Simply put, this means that the provincial government decides how your assets will be divided, and not you.  

Thank you…

My heartfelt gratitude to those of you who have contributed to my success as a realtor. You have helped me achieve membership in the National Chairman’s Club – the top 1% of the Royal LePage residential sales force in Canada – again this year. And because this is my 10th year for winning this honour, […]

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