It’s been a year since the federal government launched its national housing strategy, promising to invest $40 billion over ten years to help address Canada’s housing affordability crisis. But no one can predict precisely how much it will cost people buying and selling homes in the meantime. Or when those costs will start to show… Continue reading Are real estate prices going to drop?
Ottawa is known for its green spaces, cultural activities and excellent quality of life. It’s one of the best places to buy a condo in Canada. Here are six great neighbourhoods to consider purchasing a home: Hillcrest If you’re looking for a great place to buy a condo, look no further than Hillcrest. This neighbourhood… Continue reading What’s The Best Place In Ottawa To Buy A Condo?
Brick & Stone Exteriors Brick and stone exteriors should last 50-100 years. But there are a few things that you can do to help keep your house looking great for as long as possible. First, get it from a reputable supplier if you’re building with brick or stone. Many companies sell cheap bricks with low-quality… Continue reading How Long Will Your House Should Last?
The Canadian economy’s strength has historically driven Canada’s housing market. However, recent economic trends have contributed to an increase in homes available for sale, which has led to a decline in home prices across the country. This article will discuss current trends and how they might impact future buyers and sellers. Inventory The inventory of… Continue reading Current and Forecasted Housing Trends In Canada
If you’re going to list your home with an estate agent, you should be prepared. Do you know what questions to ask? Do you know what questions not to ask? That’s why we’ve put together this list of the most important things for you (and your realtor) to discuss when it comes time for that… Continue reading Things To Ask Your Estate Agent
You’ve seen the tenant horror stories: the late payers, the damage-causers, and the problematic tenants. You know that if you’re going to be a successful landlord, you must avoid these situations at all costs. But how? We’ve compiled a list of seven tips for managing problematic tenants (and their issues) more effectively. From screening prospective… Continue reading Dealing With Problematic Tenants