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new listing at Holland Cross

Here is a new listing at Holland Cross – located at 35 Holland Avenue, walk to Wellington Village and a stone’s throw to Tunney’s pasture…. over 1000 sq. ft. – 2 balconies. Check it out…, a great downtown Ottawa condo. … Continue reading

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Are pets allowed in condos?

Many of us consider pets as a part of our family, and this furry little creature that I encountered during a showing at a downtown Ottawa condo in New Edinburgh over the weekend inspired this topic. There are hundreds of … Continue reading

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Will downsizing to a condo save me money?

A great article from Househunting.ca called “Condo living one way for boomers to save money” brought up more on one of last weeks topics on downsizing. Will downsizing from a House to a condo be a way to save money? … Continue reading

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What is a loft anyway, and do I want to live in one?

Generally speaking, lofts are apartments that are built from former industrial buildings. Lofts are a segment of the condo market that have enjoyed huge popularity recently. In many cities, loft apartments play a big role in municipal urban renewal initiatives … Continue reading

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Downsizing is such a long and scary word!

Downsizing – such a long and scary word… Many of our clients have been living in the same home for many years, and the thought of moving and making a major life change is not easy and often very intimidating. … Continue reading

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buying a condo vs. a house in Ottawa

Starter condo vs. house This article spurred some ideas regarding how to help a home buyer decide on a condo or a house. This is a Toronto based article, where the market is much higher with a larger population to … Continue reading

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I don’t want to pay condo fees!!!

This story was published in the Ottawa Citizen back in November about extra costs incurred when buying a home and it brought back some memories for me about a comment that I get from about 50% of first time buyers … Continue reading

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