Tuesday, July 7, 2015

June Ottawa Real Estate Stats Released

Busy spring market continues in June
Ottawa, July 6, 2015 - Members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 1,694 residential properties in June through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service® system, compared with 1,657 in June 2014, an increase of 2.2 per cent. The five-year average for June sales is 1,664.

“The Ottawa market is performing very well month-over-month and year-to-date compared to last year,” says David Oikle, President of the Ottawa Real Estate Board. “Year-to-date sales for the first half of 2015 are up 4.9 per cent over the first half of 2014, and average sale price continues to be steady for the first half of the year.”
June’s sales included 274 in the condominium property class, and 1,420 in the residential property class. The condominium property class includes any property, regardless of style (i.e. detached, semi-detached, apartment, stacked etc.), which is registered as a condominium, as well as properties which are co-operatives, life leases and timeshares. The residential property class includes all other residential properties.

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Friday, July 3, 2015

Lynsey Bennett in: He Shed, She Shed

AMAZING ARTICLE!! Our very own Lynsey Bennett's backyard oasis was featured in the Ottawa Citizen today. Kiki Interiors and Lynsey made a great team designing this unique retreat. To find your dream backyard oasis team up with the best CALL TODAY Bennett Pros 613-233-8606 or visit bennettpros.com.

WE MUST ADD - no photoshoot would be complete
without our famous office dog Maddy.

Call it a classic he shed, she shed moment.

It’s that instant when you decide it’s time for your own backyard hideaway — when you buy into the fact that sheds aren’t just for storing junk and hosting cobwebs anymore.
Backyard sheds are being reimagined as elaborate outdoor living spaces. The trend has laid a foundation in Ottawa and Canada just as it explodes south of the border. Just last month, U.S. cable network FYI ordered production on a new series called He Shed, She Shed. To continue reading click on the following link: http://ottawacitizen.com/life/homes/he-shed-she-shed-reimagining-your-outdoor-living-space