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Ottawa Real Estate Market – August 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Market – August 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Statistics The statistics are based on sales figures released by the Ottawa Real Estate Board on September 4th and include sales of both residential and condominium properties in the Greater Ottawa Area. The facts: # of Sales (1,203) –  decrease of 1.1% Avg. Sale Price ($360,214) – increase of 3.4% Days on… Read More

Land Transfer Tax Decoded

Land Transfer Tax Decoded

When you purchase a home or a residential property in Ontario you are required to pay a ‘provincial land transfer’ tax.  Ontario Land Transfer Tax (LTT) is calculated on the purchase price (less a calculation regarding HST, if the property purchased is a newly built home).  LTT is payable by the buyer on the purchase price of… Read More

Ottawa Real Estate Market Update – July 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Market Update – July 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Statistics The statistics are based on sales figures released by the Ottawa Real Estate Board on August 7th and include sales of both residential and condominium properties in the Greater Ottawa Area. The facts: # of Sales (1,445) –  increase of 8.2% Avg. Sale Price ($356,735) – decrease of 0.8% Days on… Read More

Do you have curb appeal?

Do you have curb appeal?

First impressions are everything in this business, and there’s no exceptions when it comes to the exterior of your home…. Does your home have “curb appeal”?  Here are a few simple things you can do to catch the eye of the perfect buyer. –          Your front door is the focal point.  Make sure it stands… Read More

Ottawa Real Estate Market Update – June 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Market Update – June 2014

Ottawa Real Estate Statistics The statistics are based on sales figures released by the Ottawa Real Estate Board on July 4th and include sales of both residential and condominium properties in the Greater Ottawa Area. The facts: # of Sales (1,661) –  decrease of 4.3% Avg. Sale Price ($364,264) – increase of 1.4% Days on… Read More