Carlingwood (Ottawa, ON)

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 66
Sometimes you cannot eradicate Barbie pink and Barney purple when putting your house on the market.  The turmoil with the children may be too great.  I listed a home that had two little girls.  Yes, Barney and Barbie were cohabiting in that house.   OMG.   It would have made a home stager happy ...

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 34
  Yesterday I was finally moved to do something that I have put off for years.  Yes, years.  I have wooden blinds on many of the windows in the house.  They get dusted and occasionally vacuumed on a semi-regular basis.  They do not get washed.  Now, I notice dirty blinds in homes that Buyers and...

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 31
Are you going to change the drawer pulls and handles in your kitchen?  Consider brushed nickel.  This metal is very current, does not show all the finger prints of your spouse and children and gives an instant update to your kitchen and bath. Adding cupboard door knobs and drawer pulls will incr...

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 28
Happy Valentine's Day I am not normally happy with the effects that Picnik makes available.  However the dusting of hearts just seemed appropriated for this photo. I find that I use the traditional museum frame a lot and like to 'sign' the work.  In this case, with hearts galore, I kept away fro...

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 78
Selling a home after the death of an owner is not a simple straightforward transaction.  As agents we need to verify that the executor / executrix have the legal authority to dispose of assets in the estate.  Negotiating the final offer can be a long distance fax nightmare when all the family me...

By Valerie Zinger, Home Organizer
(House Proud Ottawa-Ontario-Canada)
Comments 38
Unless you are living at the palace, having a wall of mirrors in your home ages the decor.  Do you have mirror glued to the wall?  A passé decorator choice was mottled mirrors.  Now they just look like a Buyer's nightmare.    Buyers will look at a wall of mirrors or a bathroom with glued on mirr...

By Lucas Smith, DND/IRP Relocations
(Doctors Professional Services)
Comments 0
size="2"> New Listing: Ottawa 3 Bedroom House 194 Woodroffe AvenueOttawaK2A 3V4 »map »more details Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms (full): 1 Price: $359,900 Year Built: 1937 Yearly Tax: 3400 Lot Size: 5,000 sq.ft. Frontage: 50 ft Depth: 100 ft Basement: Yes Garage: 1 car Description Cute as a button, Comp...
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