Archives: January 2010

What to Ask Your Home Inspector

Home inspections can be slightly intimidating, if you don’t know the right questions to ask. Ottawa Move has come up with some key questions that you should ask your home inspector so that you can feel comfortable with the entire process. 1. Does the home inspector have a license? This may seem like a petty […]

Ottawa: Record Breaking Home Sales for 2009

This time last year, Ottawa was unsure of where the housing market was going to go, up or down. However, the affordable mortgage rates and increased consumer confidence catapulted the nation’s capital in the best year yet. The 2009 housing industry broke records of all kinds. Increasing 7.4 per cent from 2008, Ottawa-area real estate […]

Home Owner Scams You Need To Know

Home owner scams have been around for ages, and although they don’t happen to everyone, you should still understand what the most common ones are. has come up with a few scams that you should be aware of. 1. THOSE PESKY PHONE CALLS While the majority of people do not fall for telemarketing home […]

Luxury Condos Not Selling

While Ottawa, in general, has been consumed by the recent condo fervor that has taken over the city and the area from Rideau Street to Bank Street and over to Richmond Road, higher prices residences are not selling as fast. Penthouses and other condominiums prices over $750,000 are moving at a much slower pace than […]