Explore Ottawa, ON
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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The frigid February that Ottawa residents just endured was one of the coldest on record, with many people doing their best to stay inside, keep warm and count down the days to spring. It was not exactly the kind of weather that’s ideal for shopping for a new home, but in good news, the Ottawa Rea...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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Spectacular Penthouse with great views1102-383 Cumberland  $619,000 MLS # 940727  View Virtual Tour Spectacular Penthouse with great views of Parliament, Gatineau Hills & river. Two bedroom with plus den, 2 full baths with beautiful cherry hardwood floors, granite counters, 9 ft  "industrial look...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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    There is good news to report from the Ottawa real estate market’s sales in September, with sales and average prices year-to-date right on par with five-year averages. In a press release posted on the Ottawa Real Estate Board’s website (ottawarealestate.org), Board President Randy Oickle says...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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 McKellar Heights/Glabar Park; Carlington; Riverview; When you’re new to a city and looking to buy a home, it can feel daunting to know where to begin in your search for your new neighbourhood. Where to start? Which areas will appeal to you and which can you afford? In my 30 years in real estate,...
By Steve Sicard, Always putting your needs first!
(Keller Williams Solid Rock Realty)
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  Buyers are more likely to make an offer on your home if they see a lot of things they love about it. So what do buyers love to see?    One of the main things they like to see is a lot of space. Of course, you can't change the size of your rooms, but there is a lot you can do to make small space...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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Looking for a new home and trying to narrow your search to a particular neighbourhood?   To help you get a feel for the city’s different neighbourhoods, I thought it would be helpful, particularly for those who are new to Ottawa, to write a series of occasional columns offering snapshots of vario...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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There was good news on Ottawa’s Real Estate Market in July, with the second-highest July sales figures on record.   In a news release posted on its website, the Ottawa Real Estate Board reports that its members sold 1,445 residential properties in July through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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Stylish and sophisticated Charlesfort executive apartment  MLS # 923792 View Virtual Tour     Stylish and sophisticated Charlesfort executive apartment is inspired by the bold and urban elegance of New York’s Art Deco architecture. This oasis in the sky with an open concept floor plan of approxim...
By Steve Sicard, Always putting your needs first!
(Keller Williams Solid Rock Realty)
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If you have never owned a condo, here are some things you may want to consider. The attached article explains some of what you should be aware of. Please note, this is written for the Ontario Canada market and there may be some differences in your area. http://www.ottawasun.com/2014/07/30/how-are...
By Steve Sicard, Always putting your needs first!
(Keller Williams Solid Rock Realty)
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Many people only see a doctor when they're sick or have some other health concern. On the other hand, some people visit a doctor regularly for checkups, to ask questions and get advice, and to maintain good health.   Which do you think is the better approach? Obviously, the second one!   The same...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY in Sandy Hill, Ottawa  $799,900 MLS# 940686 Virtual Tour Attractive three storey brick triplex is located in the heart of the Sandy Hill, just a short stroll from boutiques and restaurants on Rideau Street, the University of Ottawa and leisure pathways along the Rideau Rive...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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In the heart of New Edinburgh  A MUST SEE HOME! This home is located in the heart of New Edinburgh within walking distance of Foreign Affairs, Stanley Park, the Governor General’s Residence and eclectic shops, boutiques and restaurants on Beachwood Avenue. Situated lovely landscaped lot, this hom...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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INVESTMENT RESIDENTIAL TRIPLEX MLS #911625 In the Glebe... Attractive 3 storey brick triplex with sizable & well maintained units offering hardwood flooring, a private rear garden, parking & detached garage. SUITE 1(MAIN)with 2 bedrooms, large front porch entry. SUITE 2(2ND) with 2 bedrooms + enc...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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Determining Asking PriceIt’s no surprise that when I first meet with clients who want to sell their home, there are two main questions that come up early in the conversation: “How much will my house sell for in the current market? And how exactly do realtors come up with those numbers, anyway?” I...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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SOLID AND SPACIOUS UNSEVERED DOUBLE! Great investment property Attractive classic brick un-severed double with 3 spacious bedroom units on either side, separate living/dining room with cove ceilings, and an eat-in kitchen with access to rear garden.  Features in both included hardwood floors thr...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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The winter that felt like it would never end finally appears to be ending. As temperatures start to climb, many homeowners who’ve been thinking about selling decide to finally go ahead, in order to take advantage of the prime spring and summer moving seasons, when many buyers are looking for new...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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SOLD Beautiful over sized wrap around terrace perfect for Summer dining and entertaining. Penthouse – 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, with floor to ceiling windows (south & west) allowing plenty of natural light. Constructed NEW (on top of the renovated building) in 1999 with exposed metal ductwor...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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      232 Wilbrod Unit 4Sandy Hill   Spacious sun filled 3 storey Terrace home with two bedroom + den located in the heart of Sandy Hill. Just minutes from Rideau Street with its many restaurants and eclectic shops.  Living/dining room feature hardwood flooring and wood burning fireplace & patio ...
By Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty, Brokerage)
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In my three decades in real estate, I’ve worked with a lot of first-time buyers, and I’ve found that many of them are surprised when I inform them of how much they will need to set aside for some of the extra costs that they will face on top of the purchase price. These buyers have saved careful...
By Irene Bilinski, Real Estate… It's All About You
(Keller Williams Ottawa Realty)
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Once area that is often overlooked when Sellers prepare to put their home on the market is their garage!  Whether its in the winter or summer folks need to access their garage and buyers want to see a good functional space.  So many things find their way into this space, from tools, toys, bikes, ...

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