There are so many TV shows out there now regarding flipping houses and making quick/easy money that you might be tempted to undertake a similar venture but is it really as easy as it is on TV?  Nothing is ever easy...

Thinking of getting your house ready for the sign on the front lawn?  Through my experience of renovating 2 homes for sale in Wellington West and having gone through hundreds of homes myself with clients, I've learned some things to do and some things not to do.  Here's a few things to consider...

It's pretty easy to see when touring around Ottawa the number of condos being built, recently finished or are in the planning stages. Westboro, Wellington West and Hintonburg are all dealing with an explosion of buildings coming online soon, not to mention the downtown sector.

All these areas are prime for redevelopment and intensification, close to work, shopping areas and public transit. Is a condo in your future? Here's some things you need to know.

So it's been a sweltering hot summer and I'm sure most of us have spent some time up at a friends cottage, relaxing by the lake, zipping around on a boat and wondered if we too should be looking to buy our own slice of paradise. But is it a good move?

Ahhh HGTV, yet another tv show that can be either dangerous or delicious.  The house was perfect for the two of you when you moved in 5 years ago but now the kids are getting bigger, their stuff seems to be multiplying by the minute and you couldn't park your car in the garage if you wanted to.  Bursting at the seams?  What's one to do?

The Federal Government announced mortgage changes that took effect July 9th, 2012.

What are the changes, who do they affect and more importantly how do they affect you?

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