There has never been a better time to buy a condo in Ottawa and the surrounding communities. Before looking for a condo, always talk to a Royal Lepage Real Estate Agent REALTOR® and check out all the tremendous opportunities on this page. Another great place to check out is the MLS Ottawa Your Ottawa Real Estate Source – MLS Listings http://www.searchottawalistings.ca
Condo living appeals to singles or couples looking for their first home. It is also appealing to downsizers. They can be looking for a less stressful lifestyle with no worries, repairs, or maintenance. The other groups that love condo living are the ones with a cottage or love to travel. Either way, they can walk out the door and not worry about repairs or frozen pipes. Another advantage of condo living is security. You will have no worries about unwanted people in your building. Condos have controlled access, and some have security professionals. For more excellent information, please check out www.teamrealty.ca/home-buyers/picking-a-cocearsndo-that-matches-your-lifestyle
Condo living has many advantages; there is no outdoor maintenance, and there can be walking distance to shopping, pubs, and restaurants. The condo can have indoor parking and storage. Many buildings have a real sense of community. Excellent facilities such as pools, gyms and activity rooms can be available. Many condos are located near transit, so a car may not be necessary. Another reason to purchase a condo is to use it as an investment property. Given the current uncertain economy, a condo that you own and rent may be a very smart decision for you. Check out and learn more at www.teamrealty.ca/home-buyers/is-condo-living-right-for-you
Start the selection process by deciding on the area in or around Ottawa where you would like to live. There are many excellent condos in Ottawa. However, there are also a great selection in the suburbs and the beautiful towns around Ottawa. With many people working from home, a move out of Ottawa may be a good idea.
A great way to check out possible areas to live is by checking out the Picking your Community site, www.teamrealty.ca/home-buyers/importance-of-community. To find out about current prices, you just need to use your email address. With that, you can access sold prices and other information on listings that have been sold. Once the email is verified, you will have access to the sold database and get a sense of the price point of any neighbourhood by checking www.findottawarealestate.ca