• Redpost Ottawa Blog

    Wednesday, July 11, 2018   /   by Colt Charlebois

    Selling your Home with Kids | Week 1: Start the Process Early

    As we head into the first week of our series about selling your home with kids, we’d like to talk about that moment when you’ve made the decision to move. HOW EXCITING! Shortly afterwards, when you start looking at all the work you’ve just gotten yourself into, your palms may get a little sweaty and you’ll have to take a deep breathe and need to sit down! This weeks tip is a great starting point and involves “Starting the Process Early”. By doing so you’ll limit your stress level and space out the workload over time.
    We’d always suggest getting everything organised a few months before. A few things to think about to help establish your timeline… when did you want to be moved into your new home? Now from that final date, we can work back and figure out when you should start the process. Once an offer is received on your home, a typical closing date is 60 days (on average). The time it will take to receive that offer ...

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    Friday, June 29, 2018   /   by Colt Charlebois

    What's going on in Ottawa this weekend?

    Who's looking forward to a beautiful long weekend ahead? I know that we here at the Redpost Real Estate Team are excited to celebrate Canada's 151st birthday in the capital with our friends and family!

    Here's a list of a few noteable events taking place:

    - Ottawa Welcomes the World | Horticultural Building at Landsdowne Park: running from July 1st to 3rd this is your opportunity to visit an International Cultural Festival featuring food, drinks, music and dance from across the globe! Pop in anytime between 10AM-8PM.

    - TD Ottawa Jazz Festival | Confederation Park, NAC and various other venues: this is your last weekend to take in a diverse and vibrant lineup ending with FREE access on July 1st, 2018. 

    - Fish Ontario Licence Free | Ontario Waters: if you're a Canadian resident who likes to fish, this is your opportunity to introduce a friend to fishing or just go out on your own for some piece & quiet. Fun for all ages and FREE during National Fishing Week!  ...

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