Victoria Day is just around the corner! With the long weekend hours taking effect at most stores, this weekend kicks off the start of the summer and is the perfect time to explore the city of set out on a weekend getaway. General Ideas Rent out a cottage Go for a road trip Plan a camping trip Take a day trip to a nearby city or town Explore nearby farmers markets Ottawa Tulip Festival | Ma[...]
 
 
 
May is finally here! Summer in Ottawa has something for everyone. With so much to do and see, you’ll need to prioritize your time just to fit everything in. If you’re looking for some ideas to add to your list, here are some of the events and activities that you can enjoy this summer around Dow’s Lake in central Ottawa. Enjoy the Tulip Festival Nothing ushers in the summertime like colourful vib[...]
 
 
 
Earth Day falls on April 22 this year, and there’s no better time to adopt some eco-friendly habits than now! Whether you live in an apartment, condo, or a house, incorporating sustainable practices doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. In fact, it’s often the small, everyday tasks that can make the biggest impact on the environment. This year, why not form some new, eco-friendly habits tha[...]
 
 
 
New to Ottawa, or simply looking to be a tourist in your own city for a day? Well, Canada’s capital city certainly won’t disappoint! No matter what you’re in the mood for, this city has so much to explore, see, and do. Here are some of the top ten cultural attractions in Ottawa-Gatineau to add to your list of things to do. Explore Parliament Hill You can take a guided tour of the stunn[...]
 
 
 
CLV Group joined the party and attended The National Women’s Show! The event took place at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa from April 8-9, 2017, and was a fun filled weekend. Various vendors attended, attendees got to experience different booths, shows, attractions and more! Those who stopped by our booth were able to receive free swag, take away photos from the photo booth and the chance to win a 60[...]
 
 
 
We are honoured that two of our Ottawa properties (LIV Apartments and Avalon Park) have been handpicked as two of the top apartments for rent in Ottawa, Ontario by ThreeBest Rated. ThreeBest Rated’s 50 point inspection includes everything from checking customer reviews, history complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. We are committed to continuing to provide[...]
 
 
 
We love hearing from our residents! Below is a review from one of our residents at 860 Blackthorne, located in Ottawa, ON. “Great service and excellent professionalism, we are extremely please with our new home! I worked with Daphne and she was extremely welcoming and informative, and great at getting the process rolling, we were moved into our new home within a week and a half of viewing t[...]
 
 
 
The countdown is already on for the big day when we get to celebrate all that’s gloriously green and Irish. Get out your shamrocks and celebrate Irish heritage in Ottawa with a few of these St. Patrick’s Day recipes that will make your festive bash unforgettable and oh so tasty! Beer Cheese Fondue What you’ll need: 8 ounces shredded sharp Cheddar cheese 8 ounces shredded Swiss cheese [...]
 
 
 
Now that the glitter of the holidays and New Year’s has worn off, the reality of those holiday bills is setting in. We spoke with the experts to find out the best strategies for paying off your debt and starting fresh with healthy finances this year! Read their tips below: Create a Budget First things first, you need a budget. Tracking your money and knowing exactly how much is coming in and how[...]
 
 
 
Winterlude is one of North America’s greatest winter festivals. It’s the place to be to truly embrace winter fun with the whole family. And this year is bound to be one of the greatest celebrations yet – it’s Canada’s 150th birthday, so you can expect an epic celebration like no other! There’s no better place to be this winter than in Ottawa where our nation’s capital is set to start the celebrati[...]