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Top 5 Condos With the Closest Dog Parks

Tons of people in Ottawa appreciate the style and convenience of condo living. With ideal amenities, location, and service, it’s no wonder so many individuals are choosing condominiums. But when living in a condo, you may feel guilty about your furry friend not having...

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BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, LAURA MURNAGHAN

Laura prides herself on being completely down to earth and totally relatable. She claims it is the result of her Northern Ontario roots. Laura has lived in Ottawa for nearly 20 years. She began her real estate career staging and styling homes - you would swear she has...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, ROCCO ZAPPIA

Rocco possesses an inherent ability to recognize and truly understand the dynamic and ever changing needs of his clients throughout the buying and selling process. He has an intuitive ability to discover and empathize with the true underlying motivations behind his...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, JULIE PATTERSON

Julie’s unparalleled determination, enthusiasm, and compassion is illustrated through her drive to find the perfect home for each of her clients. Her passion for real estate was inspired after she purchased her first home. Much of her past success – whether working on...

read more

LIVE IN THE HEART OF IT ALL <3

129 Main Street – Live in the Heart of it All One of the great conveniences of condo living is being in close proximity to almost everything you need. With Main Street acting as the connective channel between many of Ottawa’s central neighborhoods, Old...

read more

REAL ESTATE IN VIRTUAL REALITY

Blue Panda Realty is about driving forward progress in real estate. We think of ourselves less as a standard real estate operation, and more of a start-up hub, always focused on growth and innovation. We challenge the industry standard by embracing new digital...

read more

THE TOP FIVE CONDO GYMS IN OTTAWA

SEARCHING FOR A CONDO WITH A STATE OF THE ART GYM? Look no further, because we have compiled the go-to list of luxury gyms in Ottawa. Based on our experience as the #1 condo team in Ottawa’s urban core, these gyms offer the best of the best in terms of design,...

read more

FAQ WORKING WITH A BUYER AGENT

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO WORK WITH A BUYER AGENT? Working with a buyer agent is an integral part of your property search. At Blue Panda Realty, we are involved in every step of the process, from the early stages of touring different properties to the final closing of the...

read more

THE BUYING PROCESS

Buyer representation is a commonly misunderstood concept that is an essential part of any serious property search. For a general overview, see our previous article on the most frequently asked questions we receive from new buyers. This article offers a more detailed...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, MICHAEL GENNIS

MICHAEL GENNIS CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR BACKGROUND IN MUSIC? HOW DO YOU STAY INVOLVED WITH IT TODAY? My background in music started at an early age. I studied and played woodwind all through school. Being a baby boomer, I grew up listening to 45s and LPs from bands...

read more

7 THINGS BUYERS ARE LOOKING FOR IN 2017

1. Beautiful Views: Every homeowner wants to live somewhere with a beautiful view that they can admire while doing the dishes in the kitchen or sitting out on the deck. 2. Bedroom Space: We all want a bedroom with enough space to fit that King size bed and have all...

read more

10 QUESTIONS WITH MICHAEL GENNIS

10 Questions with Michael Gennis We asked Michael 10 Questions to help get to know him better! 1. WHERE WERE YOU BORN? I was born in Ottawa at the Civic Hospital on Carling Avenue. 2. DO YOU HAVE A NICKNAME? Some people call me Mike. Most people call me Michael. 3. DO...

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TOP 5 OTTAWA CONDO VIEWS

Happy Monday Ottawa! If you’re in the market for buying a new condo, I have a list of the top 5 recommendations for a condominium with the best balcony/ terrace views! It’s something to consider when making the move, I will provide you with a little bit of a...

read more

IS CONDO LIVING RIGHT FOR YOU?

Living in a condo may be the perfect fit; if you are a first time buyer and looking to get into the market, or if you’re looking to downsize your space and responsibilities. Some perks that may be right for you: Someone else handles all the outside work: having the...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, LISA MCNAMARA

Lisa has had the privilege of calling Ottawa home for more than ten years. She first came to the capital to pursue an Honours BA in Psychology at the University of Ottawa and very quickly made a home for herself here. She especially loves the city for its cultural...

read more

OTTAWA’S GREEN CONDOS

Green building is an increasingly popular practice in the Canadian condo market. In Ottawa, several developers have followed suit by targeting the highest standards in energy efficiency. To earn this achievement, builders rely upon the LEED Canada for Homes...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, SANDY PARNANZONE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF? I like to start the day by catching up on the news while enjoying breakfast, then chatting with Philip about various matters, usually real estate matters. Spending the day out with friends for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Going to...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, PHIL PARNANZONE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF PHIL? Well I start my day off every morning the exact same (as I previously mentioned I am a creature of habit). Starting with a bottle of water with my vitamins, drive my wife to work, head to the office, make myself a spinach...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, THE DONNELLY TEAM

INTRODUCING, ANTHONY DONNELLY Anthony started his investment porfolio over ten years ago purchasing his first home at the age of 21 and has continued to build his real estate portfolio. Having worked on many of his own investment projects and income properties, he has...

read more

1109 – 238 BESSERER STREET

Welcome to 238 Besserer Street! Built in 2013, this high-rise condominium by Richcraft is located on the edge of the Byward Market, close to OttawaU, Rideau Centre and major public transit routes. Blue Panda Realty is proud to present suite 1009 – this is a stunning...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, CHRIS NASH

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF CHRIS NASH? Up with the family, then some exercise, walk to work and plan my day. After that you never know what will come up as a Realtor! HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN REAL ESTATE? CAN YOU TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOUR BUSINESS...

read more

MEET THE TEAMS BEHIND 129 MAIN STREET

Whoever said, “great minds think alike” had it all wrong. Great minds think differently—that is precisely what makes them great. As part of the rebirth of 129 Main Street, The Properties Group set out to collaborate with various companies who were each pushing the...

read more

DOWNTOWN CONDO VS. SUBURBAN TOWNHOUSE

Downtown Condo vs. Suburban Townhouse; Think You Know What’s Cheaper? It’s a rite of passage for young professionals- student loans are dwindling, careers are taking off, and many begin to dream of owning their first home. Most folks work downtown in urban centres,...

read more

MECHANICSVILLE LOFTS

Introducing the Mechanicsville Lofts – An Industrial Take on Contemporary Luxury Ottawa, you haven’t seen anything like this before. Hard.Loft.Life. Introducing the Mechanicsville Lofts – a development by ModBox, Ottawa’s leading modern real estate development...

read more

INTRODUCING YOUR NEW BEST FRIEND – THE EDDY

The Eddy is a building that is a perfect complement to Hintonburg – eclectic, sustainable, mixed-use and award-winning. The Eddy is not a project that could exist in Barrhaven or Orleans, and for that matter wouldn’t be right in The Glebe or Manor Park. It is a...

read more

WHY ZIBI IS A GAME CHANGER

Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference, but at Zibi, it’s more than just a few distinctions. What makes Zibi unique? First, it’s not “just condo buildings”. Zibi is the revitalization and redevelopment of 37 acres of industrial land into a mixed...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 2)

Protecting your Investment (Part 2) Run for a Seat on Your Condo Board In Protecting Your Investment (Part 1): Keep Track of Your Condo Board, we discussed the importance of understanding a condo board’s responsibilities as well as the impact these individuals could...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 1)

Protecting your Investment (Part 1) Keep Track of Your Condo Board If you’re researching condos for sale in the Ottawa area, your focus shouldn’t be limited to finding the perfect unit in the right neighbourhood. Buying a condo means that you are also investing in how...

read more

JUMP IN THIS SUMMER!

JUMP IN THIS SUMMER! Let’s face it – summers in Ottawa are short and sweet. If you grew up in nation’s capital, you have probably learned to make the best of that short period of time when the weather is just about perfect. That’s also often the time you’d start...

read more

SAME NAME, NEW VISION

129 Main Street is evolving! Consumers are looking for something unique, and our goal is to bring it to them with this exciting new condominium building! Today, The Properties Group in collaboration with Blue Panda Realty is proud to announce the rebirth of 129 Main...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, SARA LAWRENCE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF SARA LAWRENCE? A typical day in the life is not so common for me. Every day is different. I guess the only things I do every day would be walking and playing with my dog. HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN REAL ESTATE? CAN YOU TELL US A...

read more

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT?

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT? If you are in the market for a new place to live, it helps to keep in mind of the neighborhood that you are living in. You are buying into a neighborhood, so it is very important to find the perfect fit for you. Here are...

read more

TOP 10 OTTAWA ATTRACTIONS

If you are new to Ottawa and looking for something to do, I’ve provided a list below of the must see Ottawa attractions: Parliament of Canada: Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A4 Rideau Canal: Rideau Canal, Ottawa, ON National Gallery of Canada: 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa,...

read more

LIFESTYLE MARKETING: CATHEDRAL HILL

Ottawa is home to many beautiful high rise condominiums in the downtown core with stunning views that will leave you glued to the window. But nothing compares to the beautiful Cathedral Hill – a 22 storey condominium in the heart of the Capital. This luxurious...

read more

TEAM BONDING AT BLUE PANDA REALTY

Blue Panda Realty believes that team bonding activities improve workplace projects that involve teamwork. Team building and bonding, help bring employees together to form a better understanding of each other’s strengths, weaknesses, and interests. We gathered the team...

read more

#BPRTAKESPALMSPRINGS WORK RETREAT

We started off the trip as 9 friendly coworkers and by the end, we ended the trip as one big family. The adventure of travelling with your coworkers was an unforgettable experience, because we got to bond as a team and come back to the office with a renewed view! We...

read more

PROFILE

MAX DAMOUR, OWNER/FOUNDER, BLUE PANDA REALTY WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO CREATE BLUE PANDA REALTY? Most real estate brokerages continue to operate from the same old-school business model. They boast huge corporate structures and operate through conventional and outdated...

read more

INTRODUCING RNEA GARRAH

DESIGNER, RAI DESIGN Blue Panda is committed to supporting the visibility and growth of Ottawa’s vibrant business community. Each month our newsletter will highlight the work of a new or established local business. This month we turn to Rnea Garrah of RAI Design, an...

read more

SPOTLIGHT: STOMPING GROUND

AN INTERVIEW WITH JOSH CHAMBERS AND NAJ PETERSON, OWNERS/FOUNDERS WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO OPEN THE STORE, AND WHAT DOES THE BRAND REPRESENT TO YOU? Naj and I are both born and raised Ottawa guys. We met at our previous employer, worked together for 7.5 years and really...

read more

WELCOME TO TAMARACK WELLINGTON

Welcome to Tamarack Wellington. Located in the heart of Hintonburg, this brand new development by Tamarack is definitely in my top 5 favourite condo buildings in the city. Location is phenomenal and the high quality of construction is obvious the moment you walk...

read more

BAMBUU CONCEPT SHOP

WELCOME TO BAMBUU Bambuu’ will operate in conjunction with Blue Panda Realty. We are opening this lifestyle boutique within the Blue Panda office to showcase our growing brand. We are launching the boutique with the intention of attracting new clients, by bringing...

read more

SNEAK PEAK OF OUR NEW OFFICE 🙂

HAVE YOU SPOTTED OUR NEW SIGN ON WELLINGTON STREET WEST? We can’t wait to open and show you the new Blue Panda Realty Office 🙂 We’re so close to the finish line with all the construction and design work that has been put into the office. We look forward to exploring...

read more

PROFILE

MAX DAMOUR, OWNER/FOUNDER, BLUE PANDA REALTY WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO CREATE BLUE PANDA REALTY? Most real estate brokerages continue to operate from the same old-school business model. They boast huge corporate structures and operate through conventional and outdated...

read more

INTRODUCING RNEA GARRAH

DESIGNER, RAI DESIGN Blue Panda is committed to supporting the visibility and growth of Ottawa’s vibrant business community. Each month our newsletter will highlight the work of a new or established local business. This month we turn to Rnea Garrah of RAI Design, an...

read more

SPOTLIGHT: STOMPING GROUND

AN INTERVIEW WITH JOSH CHAMBERS AND NAJ PETERSON, OWNERS/FOUNDERS WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO OPEN THE STORE, AND WHAT DOES THE BRAND REPRESENT TO YOU? Naj and I are both born and raised Ottawa guys. We met at our previous employer, worked together for 7.5 years and really...

read more

WELCOME TO TAMARACK WELLINGTON

Welcome to Tamarack Wellington. Located in the heart of Hintonburg, this brand new development by Tamarack is definitely in my top 5 favourite condo buildings in the city. Location is phenomenal and the high quality of construction is obvious the moment you walk...

read more

BAMBUU CONCEPT SHOP

WELCOME TO BAMBUU Bambuu’ will operate in conjunction with Blue Panda Realty. We are opening this lifestyle boutique within the Blue Panda office to showcase our growing brand. We are launching the boutique with the intention of attracting new clients, by bringing...

read more

WELCOME TO TAMARACK WELLINGTON

Welcome to Tamarack Wellington. Located in the heart of Hintonburg, this brand new development by Tamarack is definitely in my top 5 favourite condo buildings in the city. Location is phenomenal and the high quality of construction is obvious the moment you walk...

read more

BAMBUU CONCEPT SHOP

WELCOME TO BAMBUU Bambuu’ will operate in conjunction with Blue Panda Realty. We are opening this lifestyle boutique within the Blue Panda office to showcase our growing brand. We are launching the boutique with the intention of attracting new clients, by bringing...

read more

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT?

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT? If you are in the market for a new place to live, it helps to keep in mind of the neighborhood that you are living in. You are buying into a neighborhood, so it is very important to find the perfect fit for you. Here are...

read more

TOP 10 OTTAWA ATTRACTIONS

If you are new to Ottawa and looking for something to do, I’ve provided a list below of the must see Ottawa attractions: Parliament of Canada: Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A4 Rideau Canal: Rideau Canal, Ottawa, ON National Gallery of Canada: 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa,...

read more

LIFESTYLE MARKETING: CATHEDRAL HILL

Ottawa is home to many beautiful high rise condominiums in the downtown core with stunning views that will leave you glued to the window. But nothing compares to the beautiful Cathedral Hill – a 22 storey condominium in the heart of the Capital. This luxurious...

read more

TEAM BONDING AT BLUE PANDA REALTY

Blue Panda Realty believes that team bonding activities improve workplace projects that involve teamwork. Team building and bonding, help bring employees together to form a better understanding of each other’s strengths, weaknesses, and interests. We gathered the team...

read more

#BPRTAKESPALMSPRINGS WORK RETREAT

We started off the trip as 9 friendly coworkers and by the end, we ended the trip as one big family. The adventure of travelling with your coworkers was an unforgettable experience, because we got to bond as a team and come back to the office with a renewed view! We...

read more

WELCOME TO TAMARACK WELLINGTON

Welcome to Tamarack Wellington. Located in the heart of Hintonburg, this brand new development by Tamarack is definitely in my top 5 favourite condo buildings in the city. Location is phenomenal and the high quality of construction is obvious the moment you walk...

read more

JUMP IN THIS SUMMER!

JUMP IN THIS SUMMER! Let’s face it – summers in Ottawa are short and sweet. If you grew up in nation’s capital, you have probably learned to make the best of that short period of time when the weather is just about perfect. That’s also often the time you’d start...

read more

SAME NAME, NEW VISION

129 Main Street is evolving! Consumers are looking for something unique, and our goal is to bring it to them with this exciting new condominium building! Today, The Properties Group in collaboration with Blue Panda Realty is proud to announce the rebirth of 129 Main...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, SARA LAWRENCE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF SARA LAWRENCE? A typical day in the life is not so common for me. Every day is different. I guess the only things I do every day would be walking and playing with my dog. HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN REAL ESTATE? CAN YOU TELL US A...

read more

SPOTLIGHT: STOMPING GROUND

AN INTERVIEW WITH JOSH CHAMBERS AND NAJ PETERSON, OWNERS/FOUNDERS WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO OPEN THE STORE, AND WHAT DOES THE BRAND REPRESENT TO YOU? Naj and I are both born and raised Ottawa guys. We met at our previous employer, worked together for 7.5 years and really...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 2)

Protecting your Investment (Part 2) Run for a Seat on Your Condo Board In Protecting Your Investment (Part 1): Keep Track of Your Condo Board, we discussed the importance of understanding a condo board’s responsibilities as well as the impact these individuals could...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 1)

Protecting your Investment (Part 1) Keep Track of Your Condo Board If you’re researching condos for sale in the Ottawa area, your focus shouldn’t be limited to finding the perfect unit in the right neighbourhood. Buying a condo means that you are also investing in how...

read more

DOWNTOWN CONDO VS. SUBURBAN TOWNHOUSE

Downtown Condo vs. Suburban Townhouse; Think You Know What’s Cheaper? It’s a rite of passage for young professionals- student loans are dwindling, careers are taking off, and many begin to dream of owning their first home. Most folks work downtown in urban centres,...

read more

MECHANICSVILLE LOFTS

Introducing the Mechanicsville Lofts – An Industrial Take on Contemporary Luxury Ottawa, you haven’t seen anything like this before. Hard.Loft.Life. Introducing the Mechanicsville Lofts – a development by ModBox, Ottawa’s leading modern real estate development...

read more

INTRODUCING YOUR NEW BEST FRIEND – THE EDDY

The Eddy is a building that is a perfect complement to Hintonburg – eclectic, sustainable, mixed-use and award-winning. The Eddy is not a project that could exist in Barrhaven or Orleans, and for that matter wouldn’t be right in The Glebe or Manor Park. It is a...

read more

WHY ZIBI IS A GAME CHANGER

Sometimes it’s the little things that make all the difference, but at Zibi, it’s more than just a few distinctions. What makes Zibi unique? First, it’s not “just condo buildings”. Zibi is the revitalization and redevelopment of 37 acres of industrial land into a mixed...

read more

Top 5 Condos With the Closest Dog Parks

Tons of people in Ottawa appreciate the style and convenience of condo living. With ideal amenities, location, and service, it’s no wonder so many individuals are choosing condominiums. But when living in a condo, you may feel guilty about your furry friend not having...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, LAURA MURNAGHAN

Laura prides herself on being completely down to earth and totally relatable. She claims it is the result of her Northern Ontario roots. Laura has lived in Ottawa for nearly 20 years. She began her real estate career staging and styling homes - you would swear she has...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, ROCCO ZAPPIA

Rocco possesses an inherent ability to recognize and truly understand the dynamic and ever changing needs of his clients throughout the buying and selling process. He has an intuitive ability to discover and empathize with the true underlying motivations behind his...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, JULIE PATTERSON

Julie’s unparalleled determination, enthusiasm, and compassion is illustrated through her drive to find the perfect home for each of her clients. Her passion for real estate was inspired after she purchased her first home. Much of her past success – whether working on...

read more

LIVE IN THE HEART OF IT ALL <3

129 Main Street – Live in the Heart of it All One of the great conveniences of condo living is being in close proximity to almost everything you need. With Main Street acting as the connective channel between many of Ottawa’s central neighborhoods, Old...

read more

REAL ESTATE IN VIRTUAL REALITY

Blue Panda Realty is about driving forward progress in real estate. We think of ourselves less as a standard real estate operation, and more of a start-up hub, always focused on growth and innovation. We challenge the industry standard by embracing new digital...

read more

FAQ WORKING WITH A BUYER AGENT

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO WORK WITH A BUYER AGENT? Working with a buyer agent is an integral part of your property search. At Blue Panda Realty, we are involved in every step of the process, from the early stages of touring different properties to the final closing of the...

read more

THE BUYING PROCESS

Buyer representation is a commonly misunderstood concept that is an essential part of any serious property search. For a general overview, see our previous article on the most frequently asked questions we receive from new buyers. This article offers a more detailed...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, MICHAEL GENNIS

MICHAEL GENNIS CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR BACKGROUND IN MUSIC? HOW DO YOU STAY INVOLVED WITH IT TODAY? My background in music started at an early age. I studied and played woodwind all through school. Being a baby boomer, I grew up listening to 45s and LPs from bands...

read more

7 THINGS BUYERS ARE LOOKING FOR IN 2017

1. Beautiful Views: Every homeowner wants to live somewhere with a beautiful view that they can admire while doing the dishes in the kitchen or sitting out on the deck. 2. Bedroom Space: We all want a bedroom with enough space to fit that King size bed and have all...

read more

10 QUESTIONS WITH MICHAEL GENNIS

10 Questions with Michael Gennis We asked Michael 10 Questions to help get to know him better! 1. WHERE WERE YOU BORN? I was born in Ottawa at the Civic Hospital on Carling Avenue. 2. DO YOU HAVE A NICKNAME? Some people call me Mike. Most people call me Michael. 3. DO...

read more

TOP 5 OTTAWA CONDO VIEWS

Happy Monday Ottawa! If you’re in the market for buying a new condo, I have a list of the top 5 recommendations for a condominium with the best balcony/ terrace views! It’s something to consider when making the move, I will provide you with a little bit of a...

read more

IS CONDO LIVING RIGHT FOR YOU?

Living in a condo may be the perfect fit; if you are a first time buyer and looking to get into the market, or if you’re looking to downsize your space and responsibilities. Some perks that may be right for you: Someone else handles all the outside work: having the...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, LISA MCNAMARA

Lisa has had the privilege of calling Ottawa home for more than ten years. She first came to the capital to pursue an Honours BA in Psychology at the University of Ottawa and very quickly made a home for herself here. She especially loves the city for its cultural...

read more

OTTAWA’S GREEN CONDOS

Green building is an increasingly popular practice in the Canadian condo market. In Ottawa, several developers have followed suit by targeting the highest standards in energy efficiency. To earn this achievement, builders rely upon the LEED Canada for Homes...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, SANDY PARNANZONE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF? I like to start the day by catching up on the news while enjoying breakfast, then chatting with Philip about various matters, usually real estate matters. Spending the day out with friends for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Going to...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, PHIL PARNANZONE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF PHIL? Well I start my day off every morning the exact same (as I previously mentioned I am a creature of habit). Starting with a bottle of water with my vitamins, drive my wife to work, head to the office, make myself a spinach...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, THE DONNELLY TEAM

INTRODUCING, ANTHONY DONNELLY Anthony started his investment porfolio over ten years ago purchasing his first home at the age of 21 and has continued to build his real estate portfolio. Having worked on many of his own investment projects and income properties, he has...

read more

1109 – 238 BESSERER STREET

Welcome to 238 Besserer Street! Built in 2013, this high-rise condominium by Richcraft is located on the edge of the Byward Market, close to OttawaU, Rideau Centre and major public transit routes. Blue Panda Realty is proud to present suite 1009 – this is a stunning...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, CHRIS NASH

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF CHRIS NASH? Up with the family, then some exercise, walk to work and plan my day. After that you never know what will come up as a Realtor! HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN REAL ESTATE? CAN YOU TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOUR BUSINESS...

read more

MEET THE TEAMS BEHIND 129 MAIN STREET

Whoever said, “great minds think alike” had it all wrong. Great minds think differently—that is precisely what makes them great. As part of the rebirth of 129 Main Street, The Properties Group set out to collaborate with various companies who were each pushing the...

read more

#BPRTAKESPALMSPRINGS WORK RETREAT

We started off the trip as 9 friendly coworkers and by the end, we ended the trip as one big family. The adventure of travelling with your coworkers was an unforgettable experience, because we got to bond as a team and come back to the office with a renewed view! We...

read more

PROFILE

MAX DAMOUR, OWNER/FOUNDER, BLUE PANDA REALTY WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO CREATE BLUE PANDA REALTY? Most real estate brokerages continue to operate from the same old-school business model. They boast huge corporate structures and operate through conventional and outdated...

read more

SNEAK PEAK OF OUR NEW OFFICE 🙂

HAVE YOU SPOTTED OUR NEW SIGN ON WELLINGTON STREET WEST? We can’t wait to open and show you the new Blue Panda Realty Office 🙂 We’re so close to the finish line with all the construction and design work that has been put into the office. We look forward to exploring...

read more

REAL ESTATE IN VIRTUAL REALITY

Blue Panda Realty is about driving forward progress in real estate. We think of ourselves less as a standard real estate operation, and more of a start-up hub, always focused on growth and innovation. We challenge the industry standard by embracing new digital...

read more

THE TOP FIVE CONDO GYMS IN OTTAWA

SEARCHING FOR A CONDO WITH A STATE OF THE ART GYM? Look no further, because we have compiled the go-to list of luxury gyms in Ottawa. Based on our experience as the #1 condo team in Ottawa’s urban core, these gyms offer the best of the best in terms of design,...

read more

LIVE IN THE HEART OF IT ALL <3

129 Main Street – Live in the Heart of it All One of the great conveniences of condo living is being in close proximity to almost everything you need. With Main Street acting as the connective channel between many of Ottawa’s central neighborhoods, Old...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 2)

Protecting your Investment (Part 2) Run for a Seat on Your Condo Board In Protecting Your Investment (Part 1): Keep Track of Your Condo Board, we discussed the importance of understanding a condo board’s responsibilities as well as the impact these individuals could...

read more

PROTECTING YOUR INVESTMENT (PART 1)

Protecting your Investment (Part 1) Keep Track of Your Condo Board If you’re researching condos for sale in the Ottawa area, your focus shouldn’t be limited to finding the perfect unit in the right neighbourhood. Buying a condo means that you are also investing in how...

read more

SAME NAME, NEW VISION

129 Main Street is evolving! Consumers are looking for something unique, and our goal is to bring it to them with this exciting new condominium building! Today, The Properties Group in collaboration with Blue Panda Realty is proud to announce the rebirth of 129 Main...

read more

BLUE PANDA REALTY WELCOMES, SARA LAWRENCE

WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN THE LIFE OF SARA LAWRENCE? A typical day in the life is not so common for me. Every day is different. I guess the only things I do every day would be walking and playing with my dog. HOW DID YOU GET INVOLVED IN REAL ESTATE? CAN YOU TELL US A...

read more

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT?

5 THINGS THAT MAKE A NEIGHBORHOOD TRULY GREAT? If you are in the market for a new place to live, it helps to keep in mind of the neighborhood that you are living in. You are buying into a neighborhood, so it is very important to find the perfect fit for you. Here are...

read more

TOP 10 OTTAWA ATTRACTIONS

If you are new to Ottawa and looking for something to do, I’ve provided a list below of the must see Ottawa attractions: Parliament of Canada: Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A4 Rideau Canal: Rideau Canal, Ottawa, ON National Gallery of Canada: 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa,...

read more

LIFESTYLE MARKETING: CATHEDRAL HILL

Ottawa is home to many beautiful high rise condominiums in the downtown core with stunning views that will leave you glued to the window. But nothing compares to the beautiful Cathedral Hill – a 22 storey condominium in the heart of the Capital. This luxurious...

read more

TEAM BONDING AT BLUE PANDA REALTY

Blue Panda Realty believes that team bonding activities improve workplace projects that involve teamwork. Team building and bonding, help bring employees together to form a better understanding of each other’s strengths, weaknesses, and interests. We gathered the team...

read more

#BPRTAKESPALMSPRINGS WORK RETREAT

We started off the trip as 9 friendly coworkers and by the end, we ended the trip as one big family. The adventure of travelling with your coworkers was an unforgettable experience, because we got to bond as a team and come back to the office with a renewed view! We...

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INTRODUCING RNEA GARRAH

DESIGNER, RAI DESIGN Blue Panda is committed to supporting the visibility and growth of Ottawa’s vibrant business community. Each month our newsletter will highlight the work of a new or established local business. This month we turn to Rnea Garrah of RAI Design, an...

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SPOTLIGHT: STOMPING GROUND

AN INTERVIEW WITH JOSH CHAMBERS AND NAJ PETERSON, OWNERS/FOUNDERS WHAT MOTIVATED YOU TO OPEN THE STORE, AND WHAT DOES THE BRAND REPRESENT TO YOU? Naj and I are both born and raised Ottawa guys. We met at our previous employer, worked together for 7.5 years and really...

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WELCOME TO TAMARACK WELLINGTON

Welcome to Tamarack Wellington. Located in the heart of Hintonburg, this brand new development by Tamarack is definitely in my top 5 favourite condo buildings in the city. Location is phenomenal and the high quality of construction is obvious the moment you walk...

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Spotlight: Les Moulins La Fayette

Les Moulins La Fayette has recently opened its Ottawa location, and it was well worth the wait. The French bakery cafe is situated at 1000 Wellington St W, underneath The Eddy condos, its large windows looking out on the heart of the Hintonburg neighbourhood. The...

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How Small Businesses Shape a Neighbourhood

 Community The best part of living in the city is the opportunity to connect with people every day. When living in a neighbourhood rich with small businesses, this is as enjoyable as it is easy. Many small businesses welcome their community and spark interest with...

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Blue Panda Staff Party

We kicked off June with our first staff party in the new office in Hintonburg. We quickly discovered how our office space could transform into the best party venue on the block. All of our agents joined us here for a fun social evening. We had a live DJ and hired a...

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URBAN REAL ESTATE IN CONTEXT

RODNEY WILTS, WINDMILL DEVELOPMENT GROUP Blue Panda is committed to delivering you exclusive information, updates and reports on real estate in Ottawa’s urban core. This month we turn to Rodney Wilts, partner at Windmill Development Group, a visionary real estate...

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SNEAK PEAK OF OUR NEW OFFICE 🙂

HAVE YOU SPOTTED OUR NEW SIGN ON WELLINGTON STREET WEST? We can’t wait to open and show you the new Blue Panda Realty Office 🙂 We’re so close to the finish line with all the construction and design work that has been put into the office. We look forward to exploring...

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