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Forum: Ottawa 2013-07-19, 09:04 PM
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Posted By noordinaryotter
womp womp Thanks, I think you're right. What...

womp womp
Thanks, I think you're right.
What a shame.
Forum: Ottawa 2013-07-19, 07:56 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
Is anyone else having roof leaking? We noticed...

Is anyone else having roof leaking?
We noticed water marks around one of our ensuite pot lights, and then we noticed water dripping from the ceiling in the master bedroom.
Is this something...
Forum: Ottawa 2013-03-07, 12:28 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
We were quoted a really high value for contents. ...

We were quoted a really high value for contents. It's a percentage of our home's value--way more than the actual value of our very average contents.
Interestingly, our replacement value was set a...
Forum: Ottawa 2013-03-07, 12:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,177
Posted By noordinaryotter
There was a 3-bedroom Carlan that just sold a few...

There was a 3-bedroom Carlan that just sold a few weeks ago.
They seem to be turning over quickly so keep your eyes peeled! It looks like people are turning a nice profit on them.
Forum: Ottawa 2013-02-18, 05:01 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
I hope there are still come connected single...

I hope there are still come connected single folks around!
Our family is growing, and we've decided to add a fifth bedroom to our Ellis connected single. We already have four bedrooms upstairs, and...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-12-31, 07:48 PM
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Posted By noordinaryotter
We have lived in Trailwest for 3 years, 4 months....

We have lived in Trailwest for 3 years, 4 months. We lived here when the last major flood happened in Glen Cairn. There was a seaway on Terry Fox and Glen Cairn was a washout, but there was no...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-10-30, 12:27 AM
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Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
Kristina Kiss Park: ...

Kristina Kiss Park:
http://ottawa.ca/cs/groups/content/@webottawa/documents/pdf/mdaw/mte4/~edisp/cap118403.pdf
Forum: Ottawa 2012-09-26, 04:39 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
The development has made a number of historical...

The development has made a number of historical changes that newer buyers aren't even aware of. For example, there were supposed to be Connected Singles near the Superstore, there were only 5...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-09-26, 03:40 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
This actually had a lot to do with their...

This actually had a lot to do with their marketing dept. There were many variations in its own promotional materials including billboards, website, sales documents, etc. It was called many...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-09-23, 09:49 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
From the website: New Name, Same Smart...

From the website:
New Name, Same Smart Investment! As a result of litigation settlement, sohowest will be changing it's name to Trailwest effective September 23, 2012.
Forum: Ottawa 2012-08-04, 12:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,890
Posted By noordinaryotter
Honestly, it was probably a good decision; I...

Honestly, it was probably a good decision; I think it was overpriced for the neighbourhood, and right on a busy street. It was listed for over $100,000 more than we paid for ours in 2008, with us...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-08-04, 12:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,890
Posted By noordinaryotter
The connected singles have been essentially off...

The connected singles have been essentially off the market for a long time now. Every connected single is owner occupied now, except for exactly one house that isn't finished yet. So, it was never...
Forum: Ottawa 2012-01-10, 11:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 15,752
Posted By noordinaryotter
A few months.

A few months.
Forum: Ottawa 2012-01-08, 06:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 15,752
Posted By noordinaryotter
This was the case for us at Soho West. We were...

This was the case for us at Soho West. We were ultimately delayed a few months, others were delayed a bit more. But they were upfront about this possibility, and the Tarion guidelines do apply for...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-11-06, 07:34 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
Oh neat! I guess it makes sense to keep selling...

Oh neat! I guess it makes sense to keep selling them as singles since they were so popular here. I wonder if they'll keep the Ellis and Carlan open as models then.
Forum: Ottawa 2011-11-06, 01:42 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
Interesting! I didn't know they were selling...

Interesting! I didn't know they were selling exactly the Ellis as a single home too, until someone showed me yesterday. I looked through some of the others and didn't see an exact replica of any of...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-11-05, 11:47 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
Hey, check out Tartan's new Parkhill single...

Hey, check out Tartan's new Parkhill single family home ;):

http://tartanhomes.com/en/homes/singles/parkhill
Forum: Ottawa 2011-11-05, 11:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,917
Posted By noordinaryotter
ooops, sorry! Wrong thread!

ooops, sorry! Wrong thread!
Forum: Ottawa 2011-11-01, 03:16 PM
Replies: 949
Views: 163,768
Posted By noordinaryotter
We had at least 30 kids. I think it has to do...

We had at least 30 kids. I think it has to do with where we are in the neighbourhood (the middle).
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-23, 01:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,645
Posted By noordinaryotter
We went with a colour we've loved for a long...

We went with a colour we've loved for a long time: orange!
This is Benjamin Moore's Gold Rush and Bronze Tone (the wall with curtains is darker):...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-21, 10:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,737
Posted By noordinaryotter
Does this mean every time you want to pull out...

Does this mean every time you want to pull out your range you'll need to unscrew and refasten your cabinets? It doesn't sound like an acceptable solution. Even though we purchased a very good...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-20, 10:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,420
Posted By noordinaryotter
The cleaning service we've used charges $35 an...

The cleaning service we've used charges $35 an hour for biweekly cleaning. We paid a premium price for non-toxic cleaning by a company that treats employees well and for which we heard several...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-19, 11:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,737
Posted By noordinaryotter
Natasha, our house was also the first of our...

Natasha, our house was also the first of our model built by Tartan, and in our case our fridge opening was smaller than it was supposed to be and our fridge would not fit.
We called right away and...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-14, 12:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,228
Posted By noordinaryotter
I will have to admit that at least the connected...

I will have to admit that at least the connected singles area of soho west is not quiet. There are LOTS of kids running around screaming (half of them are mine), the houses are in close proximity so...
Forum: Ottawa 2011-06-14, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,228
Posted By noordinaryotter
I have an Ellis and have been happy overall with...

I have an Ellis and have been happy overall with Tartan. There have been a few small issues, but overall things have been good.

I do find the house very vertical, and I do a lot of running up and...
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