Monthly Archives: March 2011

How to buy a condo in a hot market…

In the downtown Ottawa Condo Market, often find that when working with a client, we look at all of the available inventory, and can’t find a buyer what they are looking for. We know it’s out there, it does exist, … Continue reading

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What’s your View?

My wife and I checked into a hotel in midtown Manhattan last year on our first trip to the Big Apple. On the way to the hotel, we excitedly talked about having our morning coffee while enjoying the view of … Continue reading

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New construction – are you building a good investment?

I was reading a blog post from a Toronto condo realtor(R), and it was talking about whether or not pre-construction purchases of new condos is a good investment, so I would like to weigh in on some of the analysis … Continue reading

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I Will Never Stop Networking

I sold a condo because of my addiction to Starbucks coffee. I’m not kidding. I was standing in line at my neighbourhood Starbucks at about 7:45am when a colleague from another brokerage spotted me and we started chatting. In the … Continue reading

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Happy Buyer Happy Seller

Here is an interesting transaction we recently completed. We had a serious, pre-approved, highly motivated buyer looking for a property in a specific neighbourhood. Sounds great so far doesn’t it? Not so much. The problem was that there were no … Continue reading

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