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Forum: Ottawa 2018-04-10, 10:01 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 38,392
Posted By BlkStnDude
The public board is looking into getting advanced...

The public board is looking into getting advanced funding for a brand new elementary school (JK to Grade 6) to be built in Blackstone by 2020 or 2021, to take the pressure off the very crowded John...
Forum: Ottawa 2018-04-10, 09:58 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 38,392
Posted By BlkStnDude
Blackstone still has Phase 4 to 8 to go. With...

Blackstone still has Phase 4 to 8 to go. With Mattamy coming back for those Phases after they sold the remaining Phase 3 lots to Cardel.
Forum: Ottawa 2017-12-17, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,646
Posted By BlkStnDude
There's a thread/discussion for this particular...

There's a thread/discussion for this particular new area on this board. There is also a FB group, The People of Abbottsville .... it's a closed group though so I don't know what's discussed and...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-12-10, 10:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,128
Posted By BlkStnDude
A 2650+ sq ft home on a 36'x89' lot? I think you...

A 2650+ sq ft home on a 36'x89' lot? I think you are being very generous thinking they have room for even one car and 20' of rear yard space. But Mattamy seems to attract a different type of buyer. I...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-11-27, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Welcome to you and your family redwallflower!...

Welcome to you and your family redwallflower! Lots of young kids in the area. You'll want to contact the school and OSTA about the bus if your school age child will take the bus. There are 2...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-11-21, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Just checking in if we have any more new owners...

Just checking in if we have any more new owners purchasing in Phase 2 or 3 of Blackstone?

It looks like Cardel has almost sold out of creek and ravine lots in Phase 2 and they are completely sold...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-11-21, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,439
Posted By BlkStnDude
I'm a little late, but.... Contact Chris...

I'm a little late, but....

Contact Chris Craig at Whisper Creek Construction. He's based out of Carleton Place so obviously he's close to you. I believe he only works with p.t. and cedar for...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-09-02, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
My first question is what street are you thinking...

My first question is what street are you thinking of building on? If it's in the Phase 3 I'd question any timelines they offer you considering that they are still not done the basic development...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-07-21, 11:38 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 38,392
Posted By BlkStnDude
Lol, I was about to type the same thing reading...

Lol, I was about to type the same thing reading this list. Welcome to Stittsville East! And our local city representative won't let you forget it. Although we are in Blackstone and refuse to...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-07-07, 10:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,227
Posted By BlkStnDude
Maybe it's me, but whether they are very busy or...

Maybe it's me, but whether they are very busy or not, if you are selling new homes approaching and over $500,000 you should probably have enough staff on hand to reply to a few emails ASAP.
Forum: Real Estate Questions 2017-06-29, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,056
Posted By BlkStnDude
If you have kids you usually like to have them...

If you have kids you usually like to have them settled into a new home in the Summer time so they don't have to switch schools/boards etc...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-06-27, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Thanks Kanataian, I didn't get a chance to read...

Thanks Kanataian, I didn't get a chance to read Shad's e-mail from last week.

So I guess Mattamy must have only sold off only the remaining Phase 3 lots for Blackstone but intends to come back for...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-06-26, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
When Monarch was bought by Mattamy this triggered...

When Monarch was bought by Mattamy this triggered a clause in the developers agreement for Blackstone between Cardel & Monarch that if one builder was to be sold the other had first right of refusal...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-05-25, 05:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,227
Posted By BlkStnDude
You may not find a lot of info on EQ in Fernbank...

You may not find a lot of info on EQ in Fernbank Crossing here. Most of their Phase 1 build in FC were bungalows & condos which sold to an older clientele who may not frequent these types of forums....
Forum: Ottawa 2017-05-08, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,335
Posted By BlkStnDude
I didn't think there were any more lots available...

I didn't think there were any more lots available that back onto the Vic Whitaker storm-water pond that straddles the Blackstone/Fernbank Crossing "border" .....
Forum: Ottawa 2017-05-08, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
He did a very small job for us and came during...

He did a very small job for us and came during his lunch hour. He was professional, arrived on time, did what he said he was going to do and billed us what he estimated the final cost would be. I...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-05-05, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
I've had Matthew Moise of Powercore Electric...

I've had Matthew Moise of Powercore Electric referred to us when we were getting quotes for some smaller jobs. He's located in Glen Cairn so just across Terry Fox Drive. He didn't seem to be the type...
Forum: Ottawa 2017-05-03, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Hi, sorry after the big server crash I was logged...

Hi, sorry after the big server crash I was logged out and haven't been getting notifications from this thread. I just sent you a reply to your PM. It's a shame the crash happened as we used to have a...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-11, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Golden, it's been awhile. If Zoof is interested...

Golden, it's been awhile. If Zoof is interested in seeing what a Windemere looks like you probably know somebody in the neighbourhood that has one? Maybe you could give him a look-see to compare with...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-11, 12:12 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
I think you'll find once you move in, get settled...

I think you'll find once you move in, get settled and accumulate "stuff", that most Cardel homes with a double car garage will really only comfortably fit 1 car, unless you have 2 Smart cars. The...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-11, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
The North Hampton seems to be a very popular...

The North Hampton seems to be a very popular choice in Blackstone and there are a lot of different floor plans and elevations to choose from (I.e. 3 bdrm vs 4 bdrm etc...). In fact Cardel is building...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-08, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
I tried sending you a PM of a good contact. But...

I tried sending you a PM of a good contact. But you don't have PMs enabled.
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-08, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,694
Posted By BlkStnDude
Perhaps I read thru to quickly but does he supply...

Perhaps I read thru to quickly but does he supply the materials and you pay for them? Or can you supply the materials?

Thanks.
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-08, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
Two things about the above: 1. Double check...

Two things about the above:

1. Double check what you get for the $10k bonus. Some builders will spread the bonus around a number of different upgrade options (I.e. $4k for hardwood, $3k for...
Forum: Ottawa 2016-04-08, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4,933
Views: 657,361
Posted By BlkStnDude
It's the highest priced home that Cardel offers...

It's the highest priced home that Cardel offers in Blackstone. With that type of home people usually don't scrimp on the finishings.

If you want a closing date down the road perhaps you could...
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