By: Colleen Lyle

Things To Look For When Selecting an Ottawa Realtor

Tags: Your Ottawa Realtor

  In this video, your local Ottawa Real Estate Broker Colleen Lyle provides some advice and suggestions on things to look for when selecting a Realtor to Sell, or Buy an Ottawa Home.   If you have any questions regarding buying or selling a home in Ottawa, please let us know and we'll be happy to answer them for you!   THINKING OF SELLING OR BUYING A HOME IN OT...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle and Joey Grimm

5 Strategies For Pricing Your Home To Sell

Tags: Selling Your Ottawa Home

  When listing your home for sale, psychology and strategy play a factor into determining a home’s asking price. If you’re a seller, you and your Realtor should agree on the approximate value of the property. Let’s say you determine your home is worth around $400K, based on comparables of similar properties sold in your neighborhood and other market considerat...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle

12 Reasons to use a Realtor to find and buy a home

Tags: Buying a home in Ottawa

We find that many people start looking at homes without first talking to a Mortgage agent, or a Realtor.  Sometimes its just to get an idea of whats out there in the market?, what other homes or properties are like, so you can determine if you would like to move at all.  If you are serious about finding and buying a new home, we can help save you time and money in the end.  The f...Read More

By: Joey Grimm

Client-Family Appreciation Day at Landmark Cinemas in Kanata

Tags: Ottawa Client Appreciation

On Sunday Feb 19, 2017 Real Estate Broker Colleen Lyle from the Colleen Lyle Real Estate Team, and Sue Hameed from Mortgages With Sue hosted a Client Family Appreciation Event at Landmark Cinemas in Kanata as a way to show their appreciation for all the support shown by their clients over the past years.  It was great seeing everyone again, and was a great opportunity to ...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle

Is Real Estate Investing For You?

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate Investing

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By: Colleen Lyle

Ottawa Real Estate Show - Second Episode Video

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate Show

The second episode of the Facebook Live 'Ottawa Real Estate Show' took place Friday Feb 17, 2-2:30 pm.  In case you have missed it, we've attached it here.  There was a great discussion and advice relating to the Real Estate Spring Market, Buy First or Sell First?, Home Renovations that give the most return, ... The next show is scheduled for Friday March 3, 2-2:30.  If...Read More

By: Joey Grimm

Own Your Home - Don't let it own YOU!

Tags: Ottawa Home Buying and Selling

Historically low mortgage interest rates make a lot of people feel like they can afford to buy a house RIGHT NOW.  And maybe they can ... if they go about it the right way!  Buying and Selling a home is a major undertaking, and there are plenty of ways to make mistakes.  Here are some points to consider:  1. Renting - Should You Buy Instead? As ...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle

Upcoming Event: Feb 17 @ 2pm, Ottawa Real Estate Show Live On Facebook

Tags: Ottawa Real Estate Show

  Prepare to tune into the Ottawa Real Estate Show this Friday Feb 17 from 2-2:30 pm. This live episode of the live Facebook show hosted by Ottawa Mortgage Broker Sue Hammed, and Ottawa Real Estate Broker Colleen Lyle will talk to the topics of: - Should You Buy or List Your Home First? - What Home Renovations Give You The Most Return? If you have any questions on either of these t...Read More

By: Joey Grimm

Jan 2017 Ottawa Housing Market Update

Tags: Ottawa Housing Market Update

  Latest News Release (Source=Ottawa Real Estate Board)     2017 resale market off to a great start   OTTAWA, February 3, 2017 - Members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 667 residential properties in January through the Board&rsq...Read More

By: Colleen Lyle

Why You Need a Realtor Before You Are Ready to Buy

Tags: Buying With a Realtor

A good relationship between a real estate investor and his or her agent is like a marriage. It will work best if both parties are in it for the long haul and are willing to weather the market’s ups and downs. The same holds true for non-investors who are only interested in buying and selling their own homes. The more an agent knows about a client’s goals, personality, likes and disli...Read More