March 19 2014 • • From: Blog
Come out and join us for the annual Hike for Hospice Palliative Care on May 4th. There are two locations this year to help support the great work and volunteers at Hospice Care Ottawa.
You can read all about the Hike and other great news of the Hospice Care Ottawa in their Spring Newsletter - Hospice Matters
March 12 2014 • • From: Blog
20 The Driveway is so uniquely located you can stroll downtown or to the Canal because they're both at your doorstep - urbanity mingled with tranquility. Walk to the National Arts Centre. On sunny mornings, take a walk by the Canal and enjoy the breeze and the sights.. its a step away! Enjoy all the amenities this 2 bedroom 2 bath unit has to offer: 44' Indoor pool, Bike storage, Billiard Room...
OTTAWA -- Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts picked up in February.
The agency estimates there were 11,097 actual starts in February, which extrapolated out over 12 months gives a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 192,094 starts, up from 180,481 in January. It says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of urban starts was up 7.5 per cent to 175,584 in February.
Multiple urban starts rose 13.3 per cent to 116,458 in February, while single-detached urban starts slipped 2.4 per cent to 59,126. The report says the seasonally adjusted annual rate of urban starts increased in Atlantic Canada and Quebec. The rate was stable in Ontario and decreased in the Prairies and British Columbia.