ottawa housing market: Ottawa Real Estate Market Enjoys Record-Setting June for Re-Sales 2016 - 07/06/16 10:58 PM
The Ottawa Real Estate market enjoyed a spectacular month for re-sales, with June of 2016 setting a new record in properties sold, not just for June but for any single month, the Ottawa Real Estate Board has announced.
It’s not clear yet what led to the record numbers, but members of the Board sold 1,985 properties through the Multiple Listing Service system. That’s compared to the 1,691 properties that sold in June of 2015, representing an increase of 17.4 %.
It’s also well above the five-year average for the month of June, which is 1,717 properties, the Board says.
Those numbers are not just … (0 comments)

ottawa housing market: Good News in Numbers from Ottawa’s Real Estate Market for October 2015 - 11/12/15 05:57 AM
 Canada’s October federal election certainly didn’t seem to affect the overall performance of the Ottawa Real Estate market for the month, judging from the sales numbers released by the Ottawa Real Estate Board. There was good news for sales, which were up over October of 2014 and were also above the five-year average for October, the Real Estate Board has reported. 
The average sale price also remained steady.
In October of 2015, members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 1,161 residential properties through the Board’s Multiple Listing Service system. That was up from 1,119 in October of 2014, representing an increase of … (0 comments)

ottawa housing market: Good news for Nancy Benson team & Keller Williams Ottawa Realty - 10/28/15 06:38 AM

 Good news for Nancy Benson  team and Keller  Williams Ottawa  Realty in 2015 sales numbers
There are some great results to report from the housing market so far in  2015, not just for my team but also for Keller Williams Ottawa, and we  all owe a big thanks to our clients for the successful year.
In a recent newsletter, Keller Williams Canada reported sales figures and rankings for  its Canadian offices, looking at the period from January to the end of August of 2015. There was a lot of good news for Keller Williams Ottawa.
My team _ Nancy Benson and Associates _ made … (0 comments)

ottawa housing market: Five Reasons why Ottawa is a Great Place to Live and Buy a Home - 03/30/15 08:06 AM

In my 30 years as a Realtor in the Ottawa market, I’ve worked with many buyers who are re-locating from various parts of the world and other cities in Canada. These clients are sometimes making their first visit to Ottawa and rely on my expertise to find just the right location that suits their needs here in the city.
As a longtime resident of Canada’s capital, I love introducing newcomers to the city that I have come to know so well.  With a population of more than 900,000, Ottawa is Canada’s fourth largest city (behind Toronto, Montreal and Calgary), and … (1 comments)

ottawa housing market: Ottawa enjoys strong housing sales in January - 02/08/15 02:04 AM
The latest numbers are in, and there’s good news for the Ottawa housing market.

Housing sales for January, 2015 were strong, and ahead of what they were a year ago at this time.
According to the latest figures posted by the Ottawa Real Estate Board on its website (, members of the board sold 627 residential properties in January through the board’s Multiple Listing Service. That’s up from the 587 properties that sold in January of 2014, or an increase of 6.8 per cent, the board reports. The numbers are also very close to the five-year average for … (4 comments)

ottawa housing market: Ottawa’s December housing sales strong - 01/11/15 09:48 AM
Even with the holidays keeping many people busy, the Ottawa housing market had a good month in December.
As most people know and expect, the month of December, when we’re enjoying the holidays and busy visiting with families, is traditionally a slower month for sales than other times of the year.  But in good news, the Ottawa Real Estate Board reports that sales in December, 2014 were ahead of December 2013 and slightly above Ottawa’s five-year average for December.
A press release on the board’s website reports that members sold 640 residential properties through the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in December … (3 comments)

ottawa housing market: Ottawa property sales up slightly in November - 12/04/14 09:04 AM
Residential property sales in Ottawa were up slightly in November and average sale prices are keeping steady with last year’s numbers, the Ottawa Real Estate Board has announced.   A news release posted on the board’s website ( says members of the Ottawa Real Estate Board sold 893 residential properties in November of 2014. That’s up from 888 in November of 2013, representing an increase of 0.6 per cent. The board says the five-year average for November sales is 935.   Ottawa Real Estate Board President Randy Oickle says that so far in 2014, members of the board have sold 13,291 … (0 comments)

Nancy Benson, Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell (RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group, Brokerage)

Nancy Benson

Award Winning Agent | Buy |Unique Homes| Sell

Ottawa, ON

More about me…

RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group, Brokerage

Address: 610 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa, On, K1S 4E6

Office: (613) 788-2556

Mobile: (613) 747-4747

Email Me



RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog