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Real Estate Sales Representative - Keller Williams Realty Inc.
Welcome to my Blog. I will be keeping you up to date on what is happening in the Ottawa area with the Real Estate Market.



CMHA has done a recent survey and found that 4 out of 10 buyers had gone online to do a self assessment to find out what their financial situation was. It is always a good idea to know what you are getting yourself into before taking the plunge. This will give you an idea of what you could buy .Y...
Buyers Remorse is not a good thing when you wake up the next day and you discover you might have made a wrong decision. It's always a good idea to sit down with your Realtor before you start looking at homes. This will make sure that you are going to make the right decision and once you put an of...
If you are looking to purchase your first home you really want to visit this multi-level condo which has a modern design flare throughout. The kitchen has a large side window which allows the natural light to shine in. The dining room has gleaming hardwood floors and is located just off the kitch...
You try to plug it a lamp and it does not work. Do you call your electrician right away? Of course not. It might be time for you to reset your GFCI plug. You will often see them in one of your bathrooms. They are sometimes connected to other plugs. Before calling an electrician and paying for a s...
The construction of the road has begun. All the trees have been removed and the road construction of the Quartier De L'Est has started. We are under way and this means that our project, if all goes well, should be on track for a December possession.  These beautiful Rockland townhouses are starti...
In a recent survey done by CHMC, it was discovered that more than 44% of current home owners are paying more than the minimum payment required for their mortgage. What this means is that these home owners are paying a little extra every week, second week or monthly. Why would soeone pay more than...
The day has finally come. The construction of the new road has begun. The tractors were there yesterday starting to clear the area where our new street (Nathalie Street) will be built. This is a great day as we have been waiting for a long time to get this project under way!  The 50+ townhouses w...
The Keller Williams "Party In The Park" is coming soon! Stop in and say hello this coming Saturday, August 18th from 11:00am to 3:00pm at the Portobello Park (corner of Portobello & Aquaview). We want to give back to our community for all the support in the past year. Rain or shine the party will...
The possession date of your new home is fast approaching. You are trying to line up your friends, family and maybe the movers to help you with the move. You have big plans and expect to be all moved in and set up for dinner. You might have to re-think your strategy. Most times your keys won't get...

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Welcome to my Blog. I will be keeping you up to date on what is happening in the Ottawa area with the Real Estate Market.