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Ottawa is the capital of Canada, a municipality and the second largest city within the province of Ontario. The city is situated in the eastern portion of the Southern Ontario region, on the Ottawa River, a major waterway forming the local boundary between the provinces of Ontario and Quebec. In 2006, the City of Ottawa boasted a population of 812,129, making it the fourth-largest municipality in the country and the second-largest in Ontario.
Although it is a big city, Ottawa is a great place to live. It has the second highest quality of living of any city in the Americas, and the 14th highest in the world, according to the “Mercer Human Resource Consulting Quality of Living Survey.” Ottawa is also considered the third cleanest city in the world by Mercers 2010 eco-city ranking.
Nestled on the banks of the magnificent Ottawa, Rideau and Gatineau Rivers, Ottawa is a stunning city and one of the most beautiful G8 capitals in the world. Aside from natural its numerous natural features, Ottawa is a thriving international technology and business centre as well as a world-class tourism and convention destination. More than 1,500 companies are involved across several key growth sectors, such as: telecommunications, software, photonics, semiconductors, defense and security, tourism, life sciences, wireless technologies amongst many more. Ottawa is also home to dozens of federal government organizations, as well as numerous foreign embassies, who provide vital trade links to their own domestic businesses.
Aside from being a very diverse and productive economic centre, Ottawa is also a city that is rich in culture and heritage with its many national institutions, parklands, waterways and historic architecture. The city is also home to a large number of foreign embassies and is a recognized centre both for professional training as well as academics. Ottawa prides itself on its open and welcoming environment to cultures from around the world, offering its services in English, French and a multitude of other languages. It is true, residents of Ottawa enjoy an enviable quality of life that is not only recognized here in Canada, but around the world.
In a housing market as desirable as Ottawa, for those looking to sell, there is considerable potential to benefit from the sale of your biggest investment. A great way to maximize return on investment is to enter the private real estate market, listing your property for sale by owner. This option has helped many people selling their home by owner to save thousands of dollars every year, many through a flat fee MLS® listing. When selling your property, selecting a company with a proven track record is of utmost importance. Listing on MLS® provides sellers the support and exposure they need, all while helping to retain as much money from the sale of your property as possible. Contact one of our professional associates to discuss listing with MLS® today!
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