Whether you’re looking to buy or just looking for decorating inspiration, a model home visit is a fun way to discover what’s new and what’s hot. These Ottawa area model homes have usually been outfitted by professional designers and decorators to show you the possibilities in kitchen, bathroom and other upgrades and to create a space that you can imagine calling your own. There are model homes across the region you can visit; just remember to check hours of business (many sales centres are closed Fridays, for example).
1 Claridge Plaza 3 & 4, ByWard Market | condo apartments | Claridge Homes
One- and two-bedroom units with multiple models available for viewing.
2 Claridge Royale, ByWard Market | condo apartments | Claridge Homes
One- and two-bedroom units with multiple models available for viewing.
3 Stirling Park, Nepean | condo apartments | Claridge Homes
Stirling park offers one- and two-bedroom units, with multiple models available for viewing.
5 Avalon Encore, Orléans | terrace homes, townhomes, detached bungalows and two-storey singles | Minto Communities Ottawa
Four single-family model homes on display.
6 Cardinal Creek Village, Orléans | townhomes, bungalows and two-storey singles | Tamarack Homes
Eight decorated models showing a range of options in two-storey singles (3), a bungalow and three-bedroom towns (4).
7 Orléans Village, Orléans | Towns, singles, bungalows | Caivan Communities
There is currently one designer-decorated model to see from the 50-foot single-family home collection.
8 Provence, Orléans | Single-family bungalows and two-storeys as well as two-storey towns | eQ Homes
The four-bedroom Oliver is open for viewing.
9 Spring Valley Trails, Orléans South | townhomes, bungalows and two-storey singles | Claridge Homes
Three new single-family models from the new Landmark Series available for viewing. New townhome models are coming soon and other models are for sale.
10 Summerside South, Orléans | Village homes, two-storey towns and two-storey singles | Mattamy Homes Limited
There are three decorated models to see, all single-family homes.
12 Cowan's Grove, South Ottawa | Towns, semi-detached, bungalows, two-storey singles | HN Homes | Urbandale Construction
HN has a model of the Mayfair two-storey single.
13 Findlay Creek Village, South Ottawa | Townhomes, two-storey & bungalow singles | Tartan Homes | Tamarack Homes
There are 15 designer-decorated model homes by Tamarack and Tartan. They are a mix of single-family homes and townhomes, some of them award-winners.
14 Flagstaff, Barrhaven | Singles, towns | Glenview Homes
The Blakely is a two-storey single with interiors designed by West of Main.
15 Fox Run, Richmond | 2-storey singles and detached bungalows | Caivan Communities
Two 2-storey model homes are open for viewing.
16 Half Moon Bay West, Barrhaven | Village homes, two-storey towns and two-storey singles | Mattamy Homes Limited
There are four decorated models to see, all single-family homes.
17 Mahogany, Manotick | single bungalows and two-storey homes | Minto Communities Ottawa
Four two-storey homes and a bungalow open for viewing.
18 Pathways at Findlay Creek, South Ottawa | Condos, townhomes, bungalows, two-storey singles | eQ Homes | Richcraft Homes | Phoenix Homes
A total of 13 model homes on view: bungalow singles, two-storey singles and townhomes.
19 Riverside South, South Ottawa | condo flats, low-rise condos, townhomes, bungalows and two-storey singles | Richcraft Homes | Urbandale Construction | HN Homes
There are more than a dozen designer-decorated models to see among the three builders, offering a variety of housing types and styles.
21 Arcadia, Kanata North | Urban townhomes, executive townhomes, single-family homes | Minto Communities Ottawa
Minto Communities has five two-storey single-family homes available for viewing on 30, 36 and 43-foot lots: The Hyde, The Talbot. The Mackenzie, The Killarney and The Fitzroy.
22 Blackstone, Kanata | townhomes and singles | Cardel Homes
Cardel has two new single-family home models, along with an existing third single. All are designer-decorated. (Mattamy is not selling at Blackstone at the moment.)
23 Bradley Commons, Stittsville | Towns, bungalows, two-storey singles | Urbandale Construction | Richcraft Homes
Urbandale has four townhome models open for viewing.
24 Bridlewood Trails, Kanata | Zen urban flats | Claridge Homes
There are 5 models to see, although they are two-storey townhomes, not the urban flats currently for sale.
25 EdenWylde, Stittsville | townhomes, semi-detached & single bungalows and two-storey singles | Cardel Homes | Tamarack Homes | Tartan Homes
The models for EdenWylde are not at the project site, but all three builders have models at the sales centres being used for this development. There are a variety of homes to tour at each of the builder locations.
26 Fernbank Crossing, Stittsville | condos, townhomes, detached and semi-detached bungalows, 2-storey singles | eQ Homes | Phoenix Homes | Richcraft Homes
Urban flat condos, two-storey townhomes, bungalows, two-storey single model homes open for viewing. eQ Foxwood condo models (by appointment)
27 Rathwell Landing, Stittsville | detached bungalow and two-storey homes | Valecraft Homes
Models at Trailwest, Kanata.
28 Rathwell Landing, Stittsville | Townhomes, bungalows, two-storey singles | Valecraft Homes
6 models on view: 2 two-storey homes, 1 detached bungalow and 3 townhomes
29 Richardson Ridge, Kanata | low-rise condos, townhomes and singles | Uniform Urban Developments
There are four models to tour, 3 two-storey singles, including the award-winning Massey, and an award-winning condo flat.
30 Trail View, Kanata South | Townhomes, two-storey singles, bungalows | Metric Homes
The model here is two homes in one, part of Metric's Home Within a Home portfolio. It combines a 4-bedroom two-storey home with a 2-bedroom bungalow. The homes are connected, but can also be completely separate.
31 Two the Parkway, Kanata | condos | Morley Hoppner
Two bedroom + den and two bathrooms; 1,280 square feet.
32 Westwood, Stittsville | townhomes, singles, bungalows and condos | Claridge Homes | Richcraft Homes | Tamarack Homes
The models for Westwood are not at the project site, but Richcraft & Tamarack have models at the sales centres being used for this development and Claridge has models at nearby Bridlewood Trails. There are a variety of homes to tour at each of the builder locations.
Outside the city
33 Callahan Estates, Arnprior | Bungalows | 2-storey singles | Campanale Homes
Two fully decorated bungalow singles, plus visitors can walk through several move-in ready Visionary Series bungalows that have just been completed.
34 Clarence Crossing, Rockland | bungalow singles and bungalow towns | eQ Homes
Bungalow singles and bungalow towns.
35 eQuinelle, Kemptville | bungalow and 2-storey singles | eQ Homes
Bungalow and two-storey singles.
36 Miller’s Crossing, Carleton Place | Townhomes, bungalows, two-storey singles & low-rise condos | Cardel Homes
Two designer-decorated single-family homes, plus one townhome available to see in this new community.
37 Morris Village, Rockland | townhomes, two-storey singles, detached bungalows and custom homes | Longwood Building Corporation
Detached two-storey home (Longwood Building Corporation). Other builder information unavailable.
38 Place St. Thomas, Embrun | bungalows and two-storey singles | Valecraft Homes | SACA Homes
Detached bungalow model (Valecraft).
39 Russell Trails, Russell | detached & semi-detached bungalows and two-storey singles | Tartan Homes | Corvinelli Homes
Tartan models range from a 1,162-square-foot, semi-detached bungalow to a 1,591-square-foor bungalow and a 2,573-square-foot, two-storey single. Corvinelli has a two-storey model home with 2,722 square feet and five bedrooms.