Hot Weather, Hotter Real Estate Market QUOTE OF THE DAY: “I might even apply for a job.” Neighbours welcoming the new kids on the block. Welcome to Ottawa, Amazon. July Rewind:A little late to the chase but I hope everyone enjoyed their Canada Day! July was a great month for me full of water […]

Spring Into May Patio season is upon us. April rewind: IT’S OFFICIALLY PATIO SEASON! Is there anything better than a cold glass of sangria with some tacos on a patio on Elgin St? Didn’t think so. I’m very tempted to start an Ottawa Walking Taco Tour this summer. I’ll keep you updated with the details and […]

Summer is coming! Having a neighbor who cares little for the way his yard looks can have a negative impact on your own property values. Unfortunately, installing a wooden fence to hide it is expensive. Here are some cheaper ways to hide the eyesore and enhance the appearance of your own backyard. Shrubbery Shrubs make […]

April Showers Brings May Flowers – Am I Right?! March rewind: Happy April! I hope you all enjoyed the Easter weekend with friends and family. I spent my Easter weekend trying to bake mini eggs into any pastry form possible.  I know I’m a little late sending out this newsletter but the time has been flying! Better late […]

February rewind: The photo above is from a short trip I took to Vegas last month for RE/MAX’s Annual R4 Spring kick-off training convention. It was my first time in Vegas and although I had a lot of flight delays, lost all of my luggage, and got food poisoning, I had a blast when I […]

Follow these three tips to get your home spring-ready for a headache-free season.   1. Check your gutters and downspouts There’s a good chance your gutters and downspouts need some love and care after the ice and snow buildup of our ever-so-lovey Canadian winters. Have a quick walk-around the exterior to check if anything has come […]

  November rewind: The photo above is from an amazing trip I took this month to Rivera Maya, Mexico. We went for my friend’s wedding. It was an intimate group of about 30 of us and we stayed at The Hard Rock Resort. The weather was absolutely perfect! I’m so happy for my friends on […]

  What can I say? If there’s any reason to jump on new home décor fads and blow money at Homesense I’M IN. But seriously though, now that it’s 2018, you’ll start seeing a lot of new trends, and a lot of old trends making a come back. Welcome back, wallpaper. Yes, you’ve read that […]

Oh, Ottawa. The perfect gem of  a city. So much potential lays in Ottawa in terms of future development. Ottawa is the perfect mix of a small town feel and a big city at the same time. It’s big enough that you’re always discovering new hidden coffee shops and small enough that you’ll probably run […]