Full Circle

Over 50 years ago, Albert Gale Real Estate (now Royal Lepage), had a tiny office downtown on Prescott Street, way before I landed here. The Albert Gale office was one of the first to jump on board to commence fundraising for the much needed new hospital expansion and to build the new community centre/municipal offices […]

Hot Ottawa housing market to pick up more steam this fall: Royal LePage

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Signs of Ottawa home prices levelling off are likely to be short-lived, according to a major Canadian real estate firm.   Royal LePage said in a forecast Wednesday that it expects aggregate local home prices to reach $738,200 in the fourth quarter, up 17 per cent year-over-year and an increase of more than four per […]

Royal LePage forecasts cooling of housing market in 2022

Home prices increased by 25 per cent year-over-year last spring, creating bidding wars in cottage country and major urban centres. However, one of Canada’s largest real estate firms is predicting a cool-down in the housing market. Anne Gaviola reports. See the full article on Global News  

Royal LePage 2021 Demographic Survey

The Royal LePage 2021 Demographic survey was released today! It includes insights from experts across the country and data from recent Royal LePage surveys. Some of the key highlights from the national release include: Nearly half of Canadians aged 25 to 35 own their home; one-quarter of these homeowners purchased a property since the onset of […]

Ottawa home prices will continue to skyrocket in 2021: Royal Lepage

December 15th 2020 Our very own Jason Ralph weighed in on the market forecast and what it means for Ottawa https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/ottawa-home-prices-will… Despite temperatures continuing to drop as we enter the winter season, Real Estate in Ottawa is staying hot. Just as we saw in the spring of 2020, Royal LePage predicts another large year-over-year increase. […]

Time to Buy a Year-Round Cottage

December 2nd 2020 Phil Soper weighs in on increasing home prices in Canada’s cottage country as more buyers look to move there full-time in a recent article. While this trend has quickly caught on in 2020, the demand is higher ever and there are many factors to consider, as discussed in our October Blog “Time […]

Westboro office market growing in popularity among entrepreneurs

October 1st 2020 Our very own Rick Eisert touches on how businesses are now moving away from big towers for spaces in trendy neighbourhoods, just like #Westboro, that have so much to offer their staff and clients alike. We are very excited to be a part of the Westboro community and are so excited for […]

A spike in housing supply for 2020 isn’t going to happen: Royal Lepage

July 14th 2020 Housing supply might not be spiking but the sale prices of properties sure are. “Across Ontario and Quebec in particular, the demand for housing outpaced the growth in supply, especially in the early weeks post-lockdown. The surge in the number of first-time buyers was felt acutely, as these housing consumers soaked up […]

Royal LePage Shelter Foundation raises record-setting $3 million

March 25th 2020 We would like to give a big shout-out to our fellow Royal LePagers across the nation! We are so proud to work with such a generous group of people. The Royal LePage Shelter Foundation raised a whopping 3 Million Dollars in 2019! This foundation means so much to us, and we would […]