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Forum: Ottawa 2019-10-12, 10:48 AM
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Posted By reens09
i think theres only 1 already built and the...

i think theres only 1 already built and the owners might not use this forum hence the lack of response. There are only 16 38 foot lots in phase 1 and of those i believe 6 are brierwoods. Not super...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-08-04, 02:39 PM
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Posted By reens09
Theres actually mounds of dirt now lol i think...

Theres actually mounds of dirt now lol i think they starting digging but maybe to put in the sewer system because theres those big cement barrels
Forum: Ottawa 2019-07-27, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,011
Posted By reens09
Smooth ceilings can be done after but its a messy...

Smooth ceilings can be done after but its a messy messy job. No idea about cost. Gas line price sounds reasonable we paid 350 for our bbq line. Dont know how youd do that after.

We paid approx...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-07-25, 04:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,011
Posted By reens09
3600 for an oak staircase is a great deal. thats...

3600 for an oak staircase is a great deal. thats what we paid in our single with minto. i highly doubt you can do it for less later as stairs are not easy to renovate. its a lot of work, mess and...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-07-25, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By reens09
we paid approx 3600 for an oak (not engineered)...

we paid approx 3600 for an oak (not engineered) staircase in a single house by minto this year. it really depends on the builder.
Forum: Ottawa 2019-07-01, 05:59 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By reens09
Interesting..i guess youre right not everyone...

Interesting..i guess youre right not everyone enforces it. That will make me think twice before signing with a realtor again. Not ending up making a deal is part of their business. I cant believe...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-28, 08:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,647
Posted By reens09
I have never heard of a realtor charging a client...

I have never heard of a realtor charging a client a penalty for deciding to go with a new build. Ours sure as heck didnt and we didnt even get him the commission from the builder because we went to...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-24, 10:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,647
Posted By reens09
I have heard that essentially the realtor brings...

I have heard that essentially the realtor brings you there and signs you over to the builder. they dont actually do anything for you. the purchasing process is the same for everyone whether you have...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-24, 09:39 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Yah it was the wood posts with the round ball...

Yah it was the wood posts with the round ball decorative posts i think thats colonial. We upgraded our spindles to black iron and the posts were upgraded for free to modern square ones
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-20, 11:38 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
They didnt provide you with a sheet with the...

They didnt provide you with a sheet with the levels and prices? They should have. A friend just bought in phase 2 and received the sheet. You should ask. We didnt upgrade the hardwood but our...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-19, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By reens09
Thank you!!

Thank you!!
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-19, 09:02 PM
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Posted By reens09
We did black, as did most houses i have seen, and...

We did black, as did most houses i have seen, and it looks so good! The brown is a weird colour like a beige. Havent actually seen white i dont think.
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-19, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By reens09
Did you find a nursery that will install 8 ft...

Did you find a nursery that will install 8 ft pregrown hedges? If so, can you share the company name? I found 6 ft so far
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-14, 09:52 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Yeah interesting. Now we were given window frame...

Yeah interesting. Now we were given window frame choice but it was free. Like for example, we chose black window frames on the exterior. But beige and i think white was an option. Maybe theyre...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-13, 08:26 PM
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Posted By reens09
Umm what do you mean by coloured windows? Our...

Umm what do you mean by coloured windows? Our garage door came insulated but if there is additional insulation you can upgrade then no we did not pay for that. We only added additional insulation to...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-10, 10:08 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Haha i hope so!! I have seen the 3 bedroom option...

Haha i hope so!! I have seen the 3 bedroom option its nice :) definitely gives it a different open feel on the second floor.
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-10, 10:51 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Congrats!! What model did you end up with? If...

Congrats!! What model did you end up with? If youre closing in November 2020 you will probably start your appointments this winter. We starts ours in the spring of 2018 with a close date of end of...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-04, 11:38 AM
Replies: 398
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Posted By reens09
Which one is graphite grey? We did the grey...

Which one is graphite grey? We did the grey stained birch wood cabinetry in one of our bathrooms and i love it.

Our kitchen is all white cabinets with grey quartz. The lighter grey of the two grey...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-01, 11:29 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Like ottawa buyer said...a 2100 sq ft home in...

Like ottawa buyer said...a 2100 sq ft home in barrhaven or riverside south is likely alot more than they currently are in mahogany plus mahogany offers more free features like hardwood floors than...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-06-01, 11:18 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
I have never heard of these. We closed in jan of...

I have never heard of these. We closed in jan of this year and did not pay any such fees. There were 3 fees of 500 each that were mentioned in the psa, as well as 1 fee of a max of 5000$ but we didnt...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-29, 10:56 PM
Replies: 398
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Posted By reens09
Open to basement with finished lobby

Open to basement with finished lobby
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-20, 03:27 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Lol good idea!

Lol good idea!
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-20, 01:53 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
The open to basement with finished lobby was...

The open to basement with finished lobby was 2500ish. Deleting the halfwall was 4k (very expensive but it makes a huge difference). The iron spindles for the stairs and upstairs hallway and basement...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
One other tip - if you extend your cabinetry to...

One other tip - if you extend your cabinetry to the end of the kitchen the standard option is to extend the counter too. we asked for the pantry option instead.
If you do the counter extension, you...
Forum: Ottawa 2019-05-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 33,883
Posted By reens09
Approx 30-35k of our own money on top of the 15k...

Approx 30-35k of our own money on top of the 15k bonus. The biggest investment was the stair unit (deleting the halfway, the spindles, the open to basement and the wood).

Not really thats about...
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