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Tuesday Jan 25th, 2022 Share

To Sell Privately OR Not.

What are the costs vs benefits to sell privately in a Hot Real Estate market? This is a valid question, as we see properties selling in record time. You may calculate the commissions and say... I could do that and save or maybe you have other reasons... let's look at those: Some benefits or reasons people sell privately: - Control of the Sale - they want to show it, advertise it, and work an offer to get it sold. They have the time to coordinate phone calls and have the sales...

Monday Jan 24th, 2022 Share

Macro vs. Micro

In the news and online, we hear and see a lot of statistics and info regarding Real Estate. How do I know if this market is something I want to get into or get out of? When gauging the price on your home to sell or homes you want to buy... what are the statistics that I should use... Macro or Micro? What is the definition of Macro and Micro? Marco: Large-scale, overall Micro: Small scale, detailed The news, magazines, and headlines use Macro numbers to cover a...

Friday Jan 21st, 2022 Share

Weekend ready???!!!

Wednesday Jan 19th, 2022 Share

Ottawa Real Estate Market 2022

Tuesday Jan 18th, 2022 Share


Is it just me... or does this New Year feel different?   In Ottawa and Ontario in general, we had an announcement of lockdown of indoor facilities, restaurants, gyms and SCHOOLS, which put a damper on our environments.   When the days seem gloomy and cold, and the people you encounter are acting the same way... how can you rise above?     I find first and foremost, to expect that with good times can come tough times... so enjoy the...

Monday Jan 17th, 2022 Share

Moe-Tivational Mondays - Turning Business Ideas Into Reality

Thursday Jan 13th, 2022 Share

Your kids/grandkids - how do we help them invest?

Monday Jan 10th, 2022 Share

Finding a home in Ottawa. Are prices going up?

Thursday Dec 2nd, 2021 Share

Should You Sell Your House, or Rent It Out?

Friday Jul 23rd, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - Casselman!

Thursday May 13th, 2021 Share

8 Packing Tips to Help Eliminate Stress!

Thursday Apr 29th, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - Merrickville, ON

Friday Apr 9th, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - Metcalfe, ON

Thursday Apr 1st, 2021 Share

Spring Cleaning!

Wednesday Mar 17th, 2021 Share

A Neighborhood Guide - Embrun, ON

Tuesday Mar 9th, 2021 Share

A Neighborhood Guide - Carlington

Tuesday Mar 2nd, 2021 Share

Thinking of Buying? Why Hire a Buyer's Agent

Friday Feb 26th, 2021 Share

Friday's Feature - 3626 Paden Road

Tuesday Feb 23rd, 2021 Share

Moving in the Winter | Advice and Benefits!

Thursday Feb 18th, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - North Gower, ON

Wednesday Feb 17th, 2021 Share

To Upgrade or Remodel: Kitchen Edition

Tuesday Feb 9th, 2021 Share

Family Day 2021 - Stay-At-Home Activities for Everyone!

Wednesday Feb 3rd, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - Findlay Creek, ON

Tuesday Feb 2nd, 2021 Share

Staging your Home: Winter Edition

Friday Jan 29th, 2021 Share

Friday's Feature - 661 Willowmere Way

Google Map of Orleans Ontario

Tuesday Jan 26th, 2021 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide - Orléans

Working From Home

Wednesday Jan 20th, 2021 Share

3 Tips for Working from HOME

Tuesday Jan 5th, 2021 Share

How to Sell Your OTTAWA HOME in 2021 with Moe McIlwain

The New Year is upon us! It is time to say goodbye to the chaos of 2020 and welcome in a fresh start with 2021!  The Pandemic of 2020 affected each one of us. While our healthcare system was tested and our economy took hits, we were able to learn new meanings of compassion, understanding, and care for each other. These are lessons we can all bring with us into the New Year.  Who would have thought, during all of the uncertainty, that the Real Estate Market in Ottawa would become...

Monday Dec 7th, 2020 Share

Celebrating a Safe Holiday Season

Celebrating a Safe Holiday Season Tips to Enjoy Your Holidays While Being COVID Wise. This year has certainly given us a lot of firsts and made us change in the way we usually do things. Whether we have had to cancel usual travel plans, begin working from home instead of in the office, or change the way we shop, eat out, and generally live our lives, each person has had to make personal sacrifices throughout this pandemic. We do so to keep our family, friends, and neighbours safe, and...

Thursday Dec 3rd, 2020 Share

Supporting Small Business - Your LOCAL Holiday Shopping Guide

Supporting Local - Your Holiday Shopping Guide During the last 8 months, the world has faced challenges unlike any other. Everyone has been affected in some way, shape, or form by the Coronavirus pandemic, from our front-line workers, right through to the families working from home. One of the largest groups who have seen the most impact is the small businesses throughout Canada. From stay-at-home orders to full lockdowns, the number of business owners who have been forced to close their...

Tuesday Nov 3rd, 2020 Share

Getting Your Home Ready for Winter

The season of snow is upon us! Freshly fallen snowflakes, the laughter of children building snowmen, and a delicious hot chocolate... there is plenty to love about the winter season! Wouldn't it be nice to love all of those things, without needing to worry about whether your home is ready for the cold? Well it's still early, and you have plenty of time to get things prepared!  Of course, we are here to help! Here are some things that you can do NOW to make sure you are as...

Wednesday Jul 22nd, 2020 Share

Low Cost Upgrades to Increase Your Home Value

Low-Cost Upgrades - Increase Your Home's Value Are you looking to sell your home on a budget? Believe it or not, you don't have to invest a ton of money into upgrades and renovations to get extra value from your home! There are many small changes you can make that won't break the bank but will still impress buyers and get them more interested in making an offer.    1) Bust out the paint Never underestimate how far a simple coat or two of paint will go. You...

Thursday Jul 16th, 2020 Share

Stunning Condo in Nepean for Sale - With a SURPRISING Perk to BUYING!

Don't miss this Condo in Nepean - Everything you need and much more!       1190 Richmond Road, Nepean     MLS: 1200250      2 Bedrooms     2 Bathrooms (1 Ensuite)       $259,900       Have you ever wanted to live in a condo that feels like a luxury, but not be in the busy downtown area? This is the opportunity you have been waiting for! 1190 Richmond Road is an...
219 County Road 2, Cardinal. 4 bedroom 2 bathroom waterfront bungalow for sale

Monday May 25th, 2020 Share

Welcome to 219 County Road 2

Friday Feb 14th, 2020 Share

Friday's Featured- 7948 Springhill Road

Tuesday Feb 11th, 2020 Share

What to Do in Ottawa on Family Day

Wednesday Feb 5th, 2020 Share

A Neighbourhood Guide- Barrhaven

Wednesday Feb 5th, 2020 Share

Take the Personality Out of Your Home

Top 5 Home Renovations When Selling

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

Top 5 Renovations When Selling

How to Choose the Right Mortgage

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

How to Choose the Right Mortgage

5 steps to selling your home

Monday Mar 18th, 2019 Share

5 steps to selling your home


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