New Homes

Looking to buy new? Use our resources and articles to research Ottawa-area builders, developments, model homes, navigating the buying process and much more.



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We’ve reimagined the site to bring you more on buying, renovating & maintaining your home. Find out what’s new.

Don’t let your home make you sick

Common causes of indoor air pollution and what to do about them.

Staging tips from a mom to her son

When her son became her client, he gained a better appreciation for the magic Sue Pitchforth creates in staging a home for sale.

Why you need carbon monoxide detectors

The more efficient your home, the more you need one. Steve Maxwell explains why.

New Home Developments

Explore Ottawa’s new home developments

There are more than 100 new home developments in the Ottawa area with options ranging from townhomes and condos to bungalows and two-storey singles. To help you navigate the choices, we’ve detailed most of the significant developments within a 50-kilometre radius of Ottawa, on the Ontario side.

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Model Homes

Check out Ottawa’s model homes

Whether you’re looking to buy or just seek decorating inspiration, a model home visit is a fun way to discover what’s new and what works. These show homes by Ottawa-area builders 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 you can imagine calling your own.

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Quick Occupancy

These homes are move-in ready

Do you crave a newly built home in the Ottawa area without waiting months for it to be finished? Then a quick occupancy home (also known as an inventory home) may be for you. These homes are either already built, with designer finishes, or close to completion while still letting you choose some finishes yourself. Check our listings often: you may find the home of your dreams.

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Tips & Advice

Guiding you on your home buying journey

First timer, moving up or downsizer: no matter who you are as a home buyer, you’ll love our tips and advice. They’ll help you navigate the buying process, get the most out of your design centre experience and even plan your move.

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Helpful Links

Extra resources to help you

The Ottawa Buyer’s Guide to New Homes, what you need to know about home insurance, and much more – our links to reliable sources help you navigate the home buying and ownership experience.

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