Blog Post Archive for 2010

  In the Spring time, Interest rates seem to naturally grow ...

And through the entire experience, I remember the best advice came from my lawyer who told me that  interest rates, "Go up in the Spring and down in the Fall." As simple as that, he has yet to be wrong. But most of us are so scared of increases, the possible return of the "80s" rates and foreclosures similar to the U.S. that we seem to get scared every time we hear the rates are going up. 

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  Energy Savings at the 2010 Ottawa Home and Garden Show

This was my first time visiting the show, and it was clear there was a main message and many exhibitors from all across Canada discussing the same issue, the governments plan on the future of solar energy, efficient energy products, services and solutions. It was remarkable how many companies were representing topics such as solar panels, energy audits, geothermal options by getting energy from the ground up and most interesting, land lease options to operate the solar system on your south facing piece of 50x50 land. It was very interesting to me, as a Real Estate Agent how many of these representatives wanted to speak to me about how to convey to my clients how important this home energy audit would benefit them.

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  Refinancing your Mortgage - Ottawa speaks out about Bank Penalties for Better Interest Rates

“Getting into a mortgage is the single largest financial transaction you will do in your life; don't take it lightly,”  and “Get help if you don't understand it yourself. It's a small price to pay to get the right advice when you're signing up for a very large financial commitment over the next 15, 20, 25 years,”

Mr. Melville says. 

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  The Future Possibilities of Parkdale Avenue in Westboro

For residents of the Westboro area, Parkdale Avenue may be changing, read more...

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  Imagine swimming in this pool in your backyard for less than 280k, 50 min from downtown Ottawa

 If your interested in further info. about this current listing, contact me. 

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