Monthly Archives: January 2016

Worlds Largest Skating Rink Getting All Set For Winterlude

Spanning more than seven kilometers in length and running from Dow’s Lake, outside of the Glebe to the Byward Market, the Rideau Canal is the world’s largest skating rink and a highlight of Winterlude. From January 29th through February 15th, weekends in Ottawa will be brimming with fun-filled activities to celebrate winter and the Rideau Canal is getting set to star in the show. As your Ottawa Realtor, I feel it’s important to know all I can about the lifestyle here to share with you and Winterlude is one “assignment” I don’t mind completing!

The Benefits of Home Staging in the Ottawa Carleton Real Estate Market

As a Realtor specializing in Ottawa Carleton real estate, the topic of home staging comes up frequently when dealing with my Clients who are Listing their homes. Since it is a common topic, I wanted to put together some information for you to consider when you are ready to list your home. The bottom line is, while there is a drawback in the form of cost, there are definite benefits of home staging.

The Gunn Team Highlight End-of-Year Surge in Ottawa Housing Market

Trusted Ottawa, ON-based real estate company The Gunn Team has recently highlighted the significant surge in local home sales that took place at the end of 2015. According to the latest figures from the Ottawa Real Estate Board, sales increased by 11.1% in November 2015 compared with sales numbers from a year earlier. This growth is indicative of the potential within the local Ottawa housing market.