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Summer Fun Guide

The Summer Fun Guide Event Calendar is your best place to find things to do in Ontario today, this weekend or next month. With loads of great events for singles, couples, and families, everyone can find a festival or event for a day off, a beautiful Sunday or a holiday. Click here to get started!

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Make Moving Easier!

  Moving can be a very exciting, but stressful time.   Click on the photo for an article to make it easier!

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House prices climb 7.4 per cent in May as Ottawa market strengthens

JAMES BAGNALL, OTTAWA CITIZEN Published on: June 2, 2017 | Last Updated: June 2, 2017 7:26 PM EDT   Real estate agents are finally getting a taste of spring — at least in some parts of the city. The average price for residential properties in Ottawa sold in May jumped 7.4 year over year to $436,600, the Ottawa Real Estate Board reported Friday. It’s the second month in a row that has seen prices increase in excess of seven per cent, suggesting Ottawa’s real estate market is strengthening in favour of sellers. Certainly agents are seeing multiple offers ...

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Lightning Safety on the Soccer Field

Here is a great video from Environment Canada that explains what to do in the case of lightning and how to access The Canadian Lightning Danger Map which represents areas at greater risk of being struck by lightning in the next ten minutes.

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Doors Open Ottawa – Explore Ottawa’s culture, history, and architecture for FREE June 3 and 4, 2017!

The City of Ottawa is proud to present Doors Open Ottawa, a free annual architectural event that celebrates our community’s built heritage.During the first full weekend in June, over 150 historically, culturally, and functionally significant buildings will be featured in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday! From Carp to Cumberland, over 80,000 visitors will explore some of the city’s most interesting places, and you’re invited! Click here for more info!

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Ottawa’s economic outlook!

Ottawa’s economic outlook! Yet another reason to be optimistic about living in our nation’s capital! The economic outlook is looking strong with Canada’s 150 celebrations around the corner and the federal government going on a hiring spree, which is expected to grow the Ottawa-Gatineau work force by 2.5% Click HERE for the full CBC article with quotes from Alan Arcand, the associate director for the board’s Centre for Municipal Studies. What does all this mean for the real estate market in the greater Ottawa area or, more specifically, y...

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