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Buying Old Versus New Properties – Pros and Cons

Buying Old Versus New Properties – Pros and Cons

When buying any commodity, new is often better than used. In the housing market, though, your ...
Why Appreciate Your Real Estate Agent

Why Appreciate Your Real Estate Agent

  When you decide to buy your first home, the initial excitement is often quickly followed by ...
Time To Get Out The Spring Maintenance Checklist

Time To Get Out The Spring Maintenance Checklist

  In Ottawa, there are two sights that remind homeowners it’s time for spring ...

Financing Your Home Purchase – Mortgage Broker or Bank?

  When it comes time to purchase a new home, where should you go for financing? You may ...
Financing Your Home Purchase – Mortgage Broker or Bank?

Financing Your Home Purchase – Mortgage Broker or Bank?

  When it comes time to purchase a new home, where should you go for financing? You may ...
7 Deadly Sins of Home Renos

7 Deadly Sins of Home Renos

  Homeowners who renovate only to boost resale value should aim for a return on ...
Real Estate Snapshot February 2016

Real Estate Snapshot February 2016

   What a difference a day makes!  An extra day in February saw 46 sales on that day ...
Saving Strategies for Every Age

Saving Strategies for Every Age

  We all want to save more money, but doing it requires a plan. And, the best approach ...
First Time Homebuyers Government Incentive Programs

First Time Homebuyers Government Incentive Programs

    Thinking of buying your first home? If so, it may be time to get on with it, ...
Why Listing In January or February Can Make Sense

Why Listing In January or February Can Make Sense

  Although it may seem odd, listing in the winter months can be advantageous for. ...
Congratulations to our Award Winners

Congratulations to our Award Winners

At Royal LePage Team Realty helping YOU is what we do and we couldn’t do that without a ...
Why Homeowners Should Beware of Icicles

Why Homeowners Should Beware of Icicles

  Ottawa’s freeze-thaw weather patterns often create sparkling icicles that look ...
Ottawa Real Estate Market Eases off with Cooler January Weather

Ottawa Real Estate Market Eases off with Cooler January Weather

Ottawa Real Estate “Market  Snapshot”  January 2016       ...
Record-breaking December, contributes to a strong 2015

Record-breaking December, contributes to a strong 2015

Record-breaking December, contributes to a strong 2015 – Latest News from the Ottawa ...

Don't tax my dream campaign succeeds

    The efforts of the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) and the Progressive ...
Don’t tax my dream campaign succeeds

Don’t tax my dream campaign succeeds

  The efforts of the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) and the Progressive ...
8 steps to getting started in property investment

8 steps to getting started in property investment

  This propertyinvestment.com post from Nila Sweeney is an excellent primer for those ...
An Economist’s Letter to Millennials Who Can’t (Yet) Buy a Home

An Economist’s Letter to Millennials Who Can’t (Yet) Buy a Home

This post from Jonathan Smoke, chief economist at realtor.com, explains what Millenials can ...
5 Questions to Ask Before Replacing Your Roof

5 Questions to Ask Before Replacing Your Roof

  Most of us have little or no experience with re-roofing, so this post by home reno ...
The 3 Most Common Reasons a Home Inspection Kills a Deal

The 3 Most Common Reasons a Home Inspection Kills a Deal

  In this Redfin.com post, home inspector Dylan Chalk underscores the importance of a ...
Reno Investments Providing the Highest Returns

Reno Investments Providing the Highest Returns

  This detailed Home Inspection Network post provides useful data to anyone who is ...
What You Need to Do When Saying Goodbye to Your Home

What You Need to Do When Saying Goodbye to Your Home

  Although you’re excited about moving, there are easy ways to reduce the ache you ...
The Do’s and Dont’s of Basement Storage

The Do’s and Dont’s of Basement Storage

  This article from Bob Vila gives eight handy tips to consider when using your basement ...
Is It Time to Downsize? Ask Yourself These 4 Questions First

Is It Time to Downsize? Ask Yourself These 4 Questions First

  If you’ve reached the time of life where you are contemplating downsizing your ...

What’s the best property type for your first home?

  Inexperience can cause first time home buyers to be confused by the multitude of ...

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